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Sony XR550V

The Sony XR550V is a camcorder that features a Sony G Lens™ with 29.8 - 298mm (16:9)/36.5 - 365mm (4:3) focal range, F1.8-3.4 aperture, 120x digital zoom, 3.8 - 38.0mm focal distance, 10 x Optical Zoom and 12 megapixel output capabilities. It is supported by a 1/2.88“ back-illuminated ”Exmor R“ CMOS sensor, BIONZ™ image processor, 240GB Non-Removeable Hard Disk Drive with Memory Stick PRO Duo™ Media and SD/SDHC(Class 4) media (Sold Separately) extended storage capacity and records up to …

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Sony XR550V

The Sony XR550V is a camcorder that features a Sony G Lens™ with 29.8 - 298mm (16:9)/36.5 - 365mm (4:3) focal range, F1.8-3.4 aperture, 120x digital zoom, 3.8 - 38.0mm focal distance, 10 x Optical Zoom and 12 megapixel output capabilities. It is supported by a 1/2.88“ back-illuminated ”Exmor R“ CMOS sensor, BIONZ™ image processor, 240GB Non-Removeable Hard Disk Drive with Memory Stick PRO Duo™ Media and SD/SDHC(Class 4) media (Sold Separately) extended storage capacity and records up to 1370 minutes of high definition recording on its hard disk drive. The Sony XR550V also features Face Detection, Optical SteadyShot™ image stabilization with Active Mode (Wide to Tele), low light capability, Smile Shutter™ technology, Dynamic Range Optimizer. embedded GPS, Quick On (power on by LCD), x.v.Color™, 8.3 megapixel dual record capabilities, Face Index, Film Roll Index, Scene Mode (Auto, Twilight, Sunrise & Sunset, Fireworks, Landscape, Portrait, Spotlight, Beach, Snow), allows users to capture photo from movie, and supports Intelligent Auto function (Landscape, Backlight, Twilight, Spotlight, Low light, Macro, Portrait, Baby, Walk, Tripod). The Sony XR550V sports a 3.5” Xtra Fine™ TruBlack LCD3 (921K) display with wide viewfinder. It is a PhotoTV HD capable device, is covered by a one year part and 90 day labor warranty, and comes bundled with PMB Ver.5.00 that is supported by Windows XP Service Pack3 (SP3)(32bit), Windows Vista Service Pack2 (SP2)(32bit/64bit), Windows 7 (not supported by Mac OS).

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The Sony XR550V is a camcorder that supports 1920x1080 Full HD recording and is capable of playback via HDMI™ and compatible HDTV. It features a 1/2.88“ back-illuminated ”Exmor R“ CMOS sensor that enables high definition recordings as well as 12 Megapixel capturing of still images. Featuring a wide angle G-Lens (26.3mm) with a 26.3mm focal length, the Sony XR550V supports geotagging capabilities with its built-in GPS receiver & NAVTEQ®. This allows users to tagged videos and still images and review them using the Map Index function on the camcorder or with the supplied PMB (Picture Motion Browser) software when viewing on a PC. Other features on the Sony XR550V include Face Detection with Face Touch technology that optimizes focus, color, and exposure; Smile Shutter™ technology that captures images when a subject smiles; Golf Shot which captures a few seconds of motion as a sequence of up to 22 still images, which can be viewed/printed individually or as a composite “sequence shot” image; 10X Optical / 120X digital zoom; personalized ”My Menu“ system that bring together functions a users use the most; a 0.27” 3 color viewfinder (123k pixels) that lets them record and review video and still images with the LCD display closed; BIONZ™ Image Processor which works in conjunction with the ”Exmor R“ CMOS image sensor and ClearVid™ array technology optimized imaging.

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