Sony Handycam HDR-PJ50 - camcorder - hard disk drive, flash card Series Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-PJ50 - camcorder - hard disk drive, storage: flash card

Part Number: HDR-PJ50/B

General

  • Depth
    5 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Hard disk drive, flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Digital Zoom
    160 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
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.65 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    160x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    7.1 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Enclosure Color
    Black
  • Optical Zoom
    12x
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.65 MP
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, AVCHD
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    4.2 MP
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • 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

Display

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • 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
    1/1000 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
    1/1000 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 12x zoom - 2.9 - 34.8 mm - f/1.8-3.4
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.4
  • Min Focal Length
    2.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    34.8 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    29.8 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

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
    220 GB HDD
  • 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
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Built-in Projector

  • Output Resolution Abbreviation
    nHD
  • Max Image Brightness
    10 lumens
  • Max Image Size (cm)
    59.8 in
  • Resolution
    nHD - 640 x 360
  • Output Resolution
    640 x 360
  • Max Image Size
    59.8 in

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, Dynamic Range Optimizer, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Golf Shot function, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Smile Detection technology, USB charging, accessories hot shoe, auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in stereo speakers
  • Additional Features
    Backlight compensation, 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, 24p Cinema Mode, Smile Detection technology, x.v.Color technology, built-in stereo speakers, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO)
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

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 (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-PJ50
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Combined with
    projector
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    160 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, hard disk drive
  • 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
    24p Cinema Mode, Dynamic Range Optimizer, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Golf Shot function, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Smile Detection technology, USB charging, accessories hot shoe, auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in stereo speakers

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Exposure Parameters

  • 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
    4.2 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    2.65 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    2.65
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    7.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    4.5 mm (1/4")
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.5 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    14.11 oz

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    hard disk drive
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    220 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
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Built-in Light
    Yes

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Handycam HDR-PJ50 - camcorder - hard disk drive, storage: flash card

Part Number: HDR-PJ50/B

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