Sony Handycam HDR-CX560V Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX560V

Part Number: HDR-CX560V

General

  • Depth
    5.3 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.88"
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    6.14 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    12.3 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.88"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    6.14 MP
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    6.65 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, AVCHD
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 5 ft
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Camera Flash
    Built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    Fill-in mode, auto mode, flash OFF mode
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode, twilight portrait
  • 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, twilight portrait, fireworks, twilight mode, sunset, beach, snow, sunrise
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
  • Min Illumination
    0 lux

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 10 x zoom - 3.8 - 38 mm - f/1.8-3.4
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.4
  • Min Focal Length
    3.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    38 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26.3 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    37 mm
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    64 GB flash
  • Included Memory Card
    64 GB
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4672 x 2628
    JPEG 3504 x 2628
    JPEG 3072 x 1728
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 9Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 5Mbps
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480 - 9Mbps
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Auto power save, digital noise reduction, date/time stamp, accessories hot shoe, takes photos while movie recording, Golf Shot function, Dynamic Range Optimizer, face detection, USB charging, 25p Cinema Mode, Smile Detection technology, Auto Backlight Compensation, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, x.v.Color technology, built-in stereo speakers, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO)
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    25p Cinema Mode, Auto Backlight Compensation, built-in stereo speakers, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Golf Shot function, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Smile Detection technology, USB charging, accessories hot shoe, auto power save

Connections

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    surround
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction, zoom
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Surround
  • Microphone Features
    Zoom, wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV50
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1030 mAh ( 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-CX560V
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    0 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, white fader
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    25p Cinema Mode, Auto Backlight Compensation, built-in stereo speakers, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Golf Shot function, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Smile Detection technology, USB charging, accessories hot shoe, auto power save

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode, twilight portrait

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    6.65 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    6.14 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    6.14
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    12.3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.88"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    6.2 mm ( 1/2.88" )
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.4 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    13.58 oz

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

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

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    64 GB
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    64 GB
  • 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

  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support

Camcorder Features

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Handycam HDR-CX560V

Part Number: HDR-CX560V

MSRP: $1,099.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.