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Sony HDR-XR100

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Sony HDR-XR100

The HDR-XR100 is a camcorder from Sony. It features a 120 x digital zoom. It has an optical sensor size measuring 1/5“. This camcorder does support color and it features face detection. It measures 2.7 in (W) x 5.1 in (D) x 2.7 in (H) and weights at 11.6 oz. It comes with a Sony NP-FH60 Li-ion rechargeable battery. This camcorder comes with software drivers and utilities. For this camcorder to be connected to a PC, your PC needs to have either MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP or MS Wi…

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Sony HDR-XR100

The HDR-XR100 is a camcorder from Sony. It features a 120 x digital zoom. It has an optical sensor size measuring 1/5“. This camcorder does support color and it features face detection. It measures 2.7 in (W) x 5.1 in (D) x 2.7 in (H) and weights at 11.6 oz. It comes with a Sony NP-FH60 Li-ion rechargeable battery. This camcorder comes with software drivers and utilities. For this camcorder to be connected to a PC, your PC needs to have either MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP or MS Windows 2000. It can be connected through the USB port or through CD-ROM drive. Cables included with the purchase of this camcorder are Component video cable, USB cable and A/V cable.

Features

There’s a built-in microphone and the built-in microphone features zoom. Digital video format are MPEG-2 and AVCHD. Image stabilizer is optical (steady shot). Digital scene transitions are white fader and black fader. Minimum shutter speed is 1/2 sec and maximum shutter speed is 1/1000 sec. Shooting modes are the usual digital photo mode. Shooting programs featured sunset, twilight mode, spotlight, candle, landscape, beach, portrait mode, sunrise, snow and fireworks. Exposure modes are automatic and program. Widescreen video capture is made possible on this camcorder. This camcorder has a sensor resolution is 2.36 megapixels, effective video resolution is 1.49 megapixels, effective still resolution is 1.99 megapixels and the interpolated still resolution is 4 megapixels. Its digital storage media hard disk drive features a built-in memory space of 80GB. It supports flash card as well. There’s an LCD display that features TFT active matrix, measures 2.7in and supports color as well. Zoom lens is the lens type and the type of zoom lens is 3.2 mm - 32 mm - F/1.8-2.2. Focal length is 3.2 mm - 32 mm. Lens aperture is F/1.8-2.2. Optical zoom is 10x. Minimum focal length is 3.2mm and maximum focal length is 32mm. The lens is made by Carl Zeiss. Filter size is 30mm. Focus adjustment modes are automatic and manual. There’s the digital still camera function. Additional features are the ability to take photos while filming, USB 2.0 compatibility, smile detection technology, touch-screen control, face detection, Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording and dynamic range optimizer. For connections purposes, there are 1 x Component video output, 1 x HDMI output, 1 x Composite video/audio output, 1 x USB and 1 x S-Video output while there’s an expansion slot which is 1 x Memory Stick PRO Duo.

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  • SONY HDR XR100

    Is this Sony HDR-XR100 compatible with Windows XP ? Can I edit it with U LEAD VIDEO 9 ?

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2009-09-25

  • Audio with the camera

    If i want to record Audio directly from a source (sound board) is there a way to get a line in threw the USB or something??

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