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Sony-nex-vg900.33732137
8.8 out of 10

Sony NEX-VG900

Model Highlights: 24.3MP full-frame 35mm Exmor™ HD CMOS sensor, Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Media Format
Quick Format (Initialize) : Memory Card
Recording
Still Image Mode : JPEG/JPEG+RAW/RAW
Recording
Still Image Size 3:2 : L (24.0M): 6000 x 4000 M (10.3M): 3936 x 2624 S (4.6M): 2640 x 1760
Recording
Audio Format : Dolby ® Digital 5.1ch, Dolby ® Digital 5.1Creator; Dolby ® Digital 2ch stereo
Recording
Microphone/Speaker : Built-in Microphone/Monoral Speaker
Recording
Media Type : Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™/PRO-HG HX Duo™ media SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card (both sold separately)
Recording
Photo Capture from Movie : 2.1 megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080), 307K pixels 4:3 (640x480), 230K pixels 16:9 (640x360)
Recording
Recording and Playback Times (in Internal Media) (2ch) : HD:60p/24p, Progressive recording
Recording
Still Image File Format : DCF Ver.2.0 compatible, Exif Ver.2.3 compatible, MPF Baseline compatible
Recording
Still Image Max Effective Resolution : 24.0 megapixels
Recording
Still Image Size (Photo Mode) : L (24.0M): 6000 x 4000 M (10.3M): 3936 x 2624 S (4.6M): 2640 x 1760
Recording
Wind Noise Reduction : Yes(Off/On)
Recording
Wind Position : Yes(Auto)
Recording
Video Signal : HD: HDTV 1080/60p, 24p, 60i; STD: NTSC color, EIA standards
Recording
Video Mode : HD PS: Approx. 28Mbps/ FX: Approx. 24Mbps/ FH:Approx. 17Mbps/ HQ: Approx. 9Mbps/ LP: Approx. 5Mbps; STD HQ: 9Mbps
Recording
Mic Level Control : Yes (31steps)
Drive System
Continuous Shooting Speed : 3fps
Drive System
Self-timer : Approx.10sec. (Still Image)
Drive System
Shutter Speeds : Auto Control Range: 1/48-1/10000 (24P) ,1/60-1/10000(Movie Other)/ 30s-1/8000 (Still); Manual: 1/4-1/10000 (movie) , 30s-1/8000 (Still)
Drive System
Shutter Type : Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type
Drive System
Drive Mode : Photo Mode:Single-shot/Continuous/Bracket 0.3EV/Bracket 0.7EV
Advanced Features
View & Index : Event
Advanced Features
Priority Setting (for Face Detection) : Auto/Child Priority/Adult Priority
Advanced Features
x.v.Color™ : Yes
Advanced Features
CinemaTone Gamma/Color : Yes
Advanced Features
Audio Level Display : Yes
Advanced Features
Assignable Dial : Yes (Exposure/Gain(ISO)/Iris/Shutter Speed/AE Shift/WB Temp./WB B-A/WB G-M Set)
Advanced Features
Tracking Focus : Yes
Advanced Features
Face Detection : Yes (Auto/Child Priority/Adult Priority)
Software
Supplied Software : Vegas ® Movie Studio HD Platinum 12 included via download to PC 4
Camera
Lens Mount : E-mount
Camera
Camera Type : Full Frame Interchangeable Lens Camercorder
Focus Control
Manual Focus Assist : Magnified display for precise manual focus; Peaking Display
Focus Control
Focus Features : Tracking Focus
Focus Control
Focus Area : Multi Point AF (25 points)
Focus Control
Focus Points : 25 points
Focus Control
Focus System : Contrast AF
Focus Control
Focal plane phase detection AF : Yes (Contrast AF Assist at Still & 24p movie Stand-by mode with several A-mount lens)
Flash
Flash Compensation : Yes (+/-2EV , 1/3EV Step)
Flash
Flash Modes : Auto/Forced/Slow Sync./Rear Sync./Prohibited
Flash
Flash Type : Multi interface Shoe
Flash
Flash Metering System : Pre-flash TTL
Interface
Microphone Input : Stereo Minijack
Interface
PhotoTV HD : Yes
Interface
Remote Terminal : Integrated into A/V Remote terminal
Interface
DVDirect : Yes (DVD Writer supported (sold separately))
Interface
USB Port(s) : mini-AB/USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage/MTP)
Interface
A/V Remote Terminal : Video/S Video/Audio/Component Out/Remote
Interface
Accessory Shoe : Multi interface Shoe
Interface
DC IN : Yes
Interface
Direct Copy : Yes
Interface
HD Output : HDMI (mini)
Interface
HDMI Terminal : Yes (mini)
Interface
Headphone Jack : Stereo Minijack
Interface
Memory Card Slot : Single slot accepts: - Memory Stick PRO Duo™/Pro-HG Duo™/PRO-HG HX Duo™ media - SD, SDHC, and SDXC memory card
Interface
SD Output : Composite Video Out (A/V connecting cable(supplied))Component Video Out (Component A/V cable(supplied))S Video Out (A/V connecting cable with S-Video (sold separately))
Service and Warranty Information
Limited Warranty Term : 1 Year Parts & 90 days labor
Viewfinder
Field of View : 1
Viewfinder
Type : Swivel EVF 1.3cm (0.5 type) 2359kdots
Viewfinder
Color Temp. Adjust : Yes
Viewfinder
Diopter Adjustment : Yes
Imaging Sensor
Focal Length Conversion Factor : 1.0 x (Full Frame)/1.5 x (APS-C)
Imaging Sensor
Anti Dust : Charge protection coating on filter
Imaging Sensor
APS-C compatible mode : Yes (Auto/On/Off)
Imaging Sensor
Imaging Sensor : 35mm Full-Frame Exmor HD CMOS sensor (35.8 x 23.9mm)
Imaging Sensor
Effective Picture Resolution : Approx. 24.0 megapixels (3:2 Still)/Approx. 20.3 megapixels (16.9 movie)
Imaging Sensor
Imaging Sensor : 35mm Full-Frame Exmor HD CMOS sensor (35.8 x 23.9mm)
Imaging Sensor
Processor : BIONZ™ Image processor
Imaging Sensor
Anti Dust : Charge protection coating on Filter
Imaging Sensor
Pixel Gross : Approx. 24.7 megapixels
Imaging Sensor
Anti Dust : Charge protection coating on Filter
Imaging Sensor
Color Filter System : RGB Primary color filters
Imaging Sensor
Pixel Gross : Approx. 24.3 megapixels
Exposure System
Color Temperature : Yes
Exposure System
Manual Exposure Assist : Zebra Pattern Display
Exposure System
Noise Reduction : Yes
Exposure System
Minimum Illumination : 8 lux (1/60 Shutter Speed F3.5)
Exposure System
Metering Sensitivity : Still Mode Only: EV-2 - 17EV (at ISO100 conversion with F1.4 lens)
Exposure System
ISO : Still Mode Only: Auto,Manual (100 to 25600)
Exposure System
Exposure Settings : Auto; Flexible Spot (Touch Panel); Manual (Dial)
Exposure System
Exposure Compensation : AE Shift (Dial/Touch Panel)
Exposure System
Backlight Compensation : Yes (Auto)
Exposure System
WB Shift : Yes (G7-M7 15-steps, A7-B7 15-steps)
Exposure System
Gain Control : Auto/manual (0dB-30dB)
Exposure System
Picture Effect(s) : Movie and Still: Posterization,Pop Color,Retro Photo, Partial Color, High Constrast Monochrome, Toy Camera; Still Only: Soft Focus, Miniature
Exposure System
D-Range Optimizer : Yes
Exposure System
White Balance Mode : Auto/Onepush/Outdoor/Indoor/WB Temp
Exposure System
Metering Modes : Still Mode Only: Multi-segment, touch spot
Exposure System
Metering : Still Mode Only: 99 Segment metering from CMOS image sensor
Convenience Features
Still Image Playback Options : Slide Show
Convenience Features
S/S & Zoom button on LCD : Yes(Touch Panel , S/S Only)
Convenience Features
One Touch Disc Burn : Yes (Menu)
Convenience Features
Multiple Language Display : English, Simplified English, Brazilian Portuguese, Canadian French, Latin American Spanish
Convenience Features
Media/Battery Indicator : Yes(recordable time, free and used media space)/Yes(recordable time, remaining capacity)
Convenience Features
Manual/Auto Lens Cover : Manual
Convenience Features
Erase/Protect : Yes/Yes
Convenience Features
Digital Picture Effects/Picture Effects : Movie and Still:Posterization,Pop color,Retro Photo, Partial Color, High constrast Monochrome, Toy Camera; Still Only:Soft Focus,Miniature
Convenience Features
Quick On : Yes
Convenience Features
Self Timer : Approx.10sec.(Still Image)
Convenience Features
View & Index : Event
Convenience Features
Red-Eye Reduction : Yes(On/Off)
Convenience Features
Date / Time Stamp : Yes(Rec Date and Time, Camera info)
Power
Battery Type : InfoLITHIUM ® with AccuPower™ Meter System (V Series) NP-FV70/FV100
Power
Power Consumption (in Operation) : HD: 4.7W; STD: 4.5W
Power
Charge on camcorder (Charging time with supplied Battery) : Yes(Approx. 3h 15min)
Power
Power Consumption (in View Finder Operation) : HD: 5.2W; STD: 5.0W
Power
Power Requirements : 7.2V (battery pack); 8.4V (AC Adaptor)
LCD Display
Angle Adjustment : Opening Angle: max.90 deg., Turning Angle: max.270 deg
LCD Display
Brightness Control : Yes (Menu)
LCD Display
Coverage : 1
LCD Display
Touch Panel : Yes
LCD Display
Real-time image adjustment display : Exposure Compensation, WB
LCD Display
Live View : Yes, (Constant AF Live View)
LCD Display
LCD Type : 3.0 Xtra Fine LCD™ 270 degree swivel display
LCD Display
Grid Display : Yes (On/off)
LCD Display
Histogram : Yes
Zoom Control
Power Zoom Control : Yes
Zoom Control
Zoom Lever : Yes
Zoom Control
Zoom Speed : Variable/Fix max32Steps
Zoom Control
Digital Zoom : Yes (×2.0)
Face Detection
Face Touch : Yes
Face Detection
Auto Control : Yes
Support
Find related product support and help in Sony eSupport
Optics/Lens
Digital Zoom : Yes (×2.0)
Weights and Measurements
Weight (Approx) (Main unit only) : Approx. 1 lb 13 oz (825g)
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.) : Approx. 4-1/4 inch × 5-1/8 inch × 8-7/8 inch (105 mm x 130 mm x 223 mm)
Product Warranty
Limited Warranty
Release Date
First seen
14 September 2012