Sony Cyber-shot HX30V Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V

Sony Cyber-shot HX30V

Part Number: DSCHX30V/B (Reviewed)

General

  • Depth
    3.5 cm
  • Sensor Resolution
    18.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    18900000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Wireless Connection
    Wireless LAN
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Automatic Face Tracking technology, Blink Detection technology, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    0.4 m - 7.1 m : ISO auto ( wide lens )
    1.7 m - 3.9 m : ISO auto ( tele lens )
    10 m : ISO 3200 ( wide lens )
    5.5 m : ISO 3200 ( tele lens )
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    0 °C
  • Max Operating Temperature
    40 °C

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    advanced sports, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Colour, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (natural white), fluorescent light (white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Miscellaneous

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

Lens System

  • Type
    20 x zoom lens - 4.45 - 89 mm - f/3.2-5.8 G
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Lens Series
    G
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.2-5.8
  • Min Focal Length
    4.45 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    89 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    25 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    1 cm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    9
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Features
    AA (advanced aspherical) lens, built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • 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
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, TransferJet support, USB charging, Unsharp Masking, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, histogram display, 3D Sweep Panorama technology, in-camera red-eye removal, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Backlight Correction HDR, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology

Connections

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

Digital Camera

  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18200000 pixels

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Software

  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 960 mAh ( included )

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-HX30V
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Colour, partial color
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Automatic Face Tracking technology, Blink Detection technology, Smile Shutter
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Steady Shot with 3-way Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser
    Yes
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, TransferJet support, USB charging, Unsharp Masking, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, histogram display, 3D Sweep Panorama technology, in-camera red-eye removal, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Backlight Correction HDR, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology

Optical System

  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Steady Shot with 3-way Active Mode)

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    advanced sports, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (natural white), fluorescent light (white), incandescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    10.7 cm
  • Height
    6.2 cm
  • Weight
    221 g

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    18.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    7.8 mm ( 1/2.3" )
  • Total Pixels
    18900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18200000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    Wireless LAN
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Sensors
    digital level meter, magnetometer
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony
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Sony Cyber-shot HX30V

Part Number: DSCHX30V/B

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