Sony Handycam HDR-CX150 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX150

Sony Handycam HDR-CX150 (Blue)

Part Number: HDR-CX150/L Released: January 14, 2010

General

  • Depth
    4.5 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Steady Shot)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.35 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    3.0 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0
  • Enclosure Color
    Blue
  • Optical Zoom
    25 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    1.57 MP
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    4.2 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, AVCHD
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, candle, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, landscape, portrait mode, fireworks, twilight mode, sunset, candle, beach, snow, sunrise
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/500 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss zoom lens - 25 x zoom - 2.5 - 62.5 mm - f/1.8-2.6
  • Optical Zoom
    25 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-2.6
  • Min Focal Length
    2.5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    62.5 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    blue
  • Color Category
    blue

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Internal Storage
    16 GB flash
  • Included Memory Card
    16 GB
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Additional Features

  • Features
    Dynamic Range Optimizer, Scene Detection Technology, Smile Detection technology, face detection, takes photos while movie recording
  • Additional Features
    Scene Detection Technology, takes photos while movie recording, Dynamic Range Optimizer, face detection, Smile Detection technology

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    zoom
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo
  • Microphone Features
    Zoom

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV50
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    HDR-CX150
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080i
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, white fader
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Steady Shot)
  • Features
    Dynamic Range Optimizer, Scene Detection Technology, Smile Detection technology, face detection, takes photos while movie recording

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (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, candle, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode

White Balance

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    7.41 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    4.2 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    1.35 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    1.57
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    6.4 mm ( 1/4" )
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    2.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.9 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    16 GB
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    16 GB
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Handycam HDR-CX150 (Blue)

Part Number: HDR-CX150/L Released: Jan 14, 2010

MSRP: $549.95

Visit manufacturer site for details.