Sony Handycam HDR-CX220 Specs

Sony Handycam HDR-CX220 (Red)

Part Number: HDR-CX220/R

General

  • Depth
    4.6 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    320 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Adult Priority, Child Priority, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.15 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    320x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    8.9 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Enclosure Color
    Red
  • Optical Zoom
    27x
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.29 MP
  • Face Detection
    Smile Shutter, Child Priority, Adult Priority, Yes
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    2.39 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, MPEG-4, AVCHD
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (270°)

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, dawn/dusk, fireworks, landscape, night scene, portrait mode, snow, spotlight
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, landscape, portrait mode, fireworks, dawn/dusk, night scene, beach, snow
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    red
  • Color Category
    red
  • Included Accessories
    HDMI cable, USB cable

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss zoom lens - 27x zoom - 2.1 - 5.7 mm - f/1.9-4.0
  • Optical Zoom
    27 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.9-4.0
  • Min Focal Length
    2.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    5.7 mm
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3984 x 2240
    JPEG 2992 x 2240
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 5Mbps
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, RGB primary color filter, date/time stamp, takes photos while movie recording, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Auto Backlight Compensation, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, x.v.Color technology, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), built-in USB plug, BRAVIA Sync function, PhotoTV HD
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, BRAVIA Sync function, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), PhotoTV HD, RGB primary color filter, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, date/time stamp

Connections

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction, zoom
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo
  • Microphone Features
    Zoom, wind noise reduction, sensitivity control

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV30 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FV30 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    HDR-CX220
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    320 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, white fader
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Adult Priority, Child Priority, Smile Shutter
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, BRAVIA Sync function, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), PhotoTV HD, RGB primary color filter, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, date/time stamp

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, dawn/dusk, fireworks, landscape, night scene, portrait mode, snow, spotlight

White Balance

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    2.39 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    2.15 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    2.29 megapixels
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    8.9 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    3.1 mm (1/5.8")
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (270°)
  • Diagonal Size
    2.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.7 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.1 in
  • Depth
    4.6 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    6.28 oz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    labor, parts
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year, 90 days

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony