Sony Handycam DCR-HC52 Specifications

Sony Handycam DCR-HC52

Part Number: CNETSonyHandycamDCRHC52

General

  • Depth
    4.5 in
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/6"
  • Digital Zoom
    2000 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, composite video/audio
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)
  • Effective Video Resolution
    340 KP
  • Digital Zoom
    2000 x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, monotone fader, mosaic fader, black fader
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/6"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, S-Video
  • Optical Zoom
    40 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP, LP
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    680 KP
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, landscape, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode
  • Special Effects
    Monotone, Mosaic, Negative Art, Pastel, Sepia, Solarization
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/60 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/60 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Special Effects
    Solarization, Sepia, Mosaic, Pastel, Monotone, Negative Art
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, landscape, portrait mode, sports mode, twilight mode, sunset, beach, snow, sunrise
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor

Display

  • Display Format
    123,200 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 40 x zoom lens - 1.9 - 76 mm - f/1.8-4.1
  • Optical Zoom
    40 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-4.1
  • Min Focal Length
    1.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    76 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123200 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123,200 pixels
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, backlight compensation, auto power save
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in speaker

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FH30
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 500 mAh ( included )

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    DCR-HC52
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Digital Zoom
    2000 x
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • Special Effects
    Monotone, Mosaic, Negative Art, Pastel, Sepia, Solarization
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, monotone fader, mosaic fader, white fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)
  • Features
    auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in speaker

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in
  • Microphone technology
    electret condenser

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, landscape, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.5 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    13.4 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    680 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    340 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/6"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    4.2 mm ( 1/6" )
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    123,200 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Camcorder Features

  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Handycam DCR-HC52

Part Number: CNETSonyHandycamDCRHC52

MSRP: $249.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.