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Sony-cybershot-dsc-hx300.33811848
9.3 out of 10

Sony CyberShot DSC-HX300

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Recording
Still Image Max Effective Resolution : Approx. 20.4 Megapixels
Recording
Still Image Size 16:9 : 16:9 mode: 15M (5,184 x 2,920) / 2M (1,920 x 1,080)
Recording
Still Image Size 4:3 : 4:3 mode: 20M (5,184 x 3,888) / 10M (3,648 x 2,736) / 5M (2,592 x 1,944) / VGA
Recording
Panorama Still Image Size : Sweep Panorama: 360(11,520 x 1,080) / HR (10,480 x 4,096) / Wide (7,152 x 1,080/4,912 x 1,920) / Standard (4,912 x 1,080/3,424 x 1,920)
Recording
Video Format : AVCHD Ver2.0/MP4
Recording
Video Mode : AVCHD 60i/60p: 28M PS (1,920x1,080/60p) / 24M FX / 17M FH (1,920x1,080/60i) / 9M HQ (1,440x1,080/60i), MP4: 12M (1,440x1,080/30fps) / 6M (1,280x720/30fps) / 3M VGA (640x480/30fps)
Recording
Dual Record : Yes
Recording
Audio Format : AC3(Stereo)
Recording
Microphone/Speaker : Stereo/mono
Recording
Wind Noise Reduction : Off / On
Recording
Media Type : optional “Memory Stick Duo” (No movie recording), optional “Memory Stick PRO Duo” (Mark 2 only for movie recording), optional “Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo”, optional SD Memory Card (Class 4 or higher), optional SDHC Memory Card (Class 4 or higher), optional SDXC Memory Card (Class 4 or higher)
Recording
Color Space : RGB
Focus Control
AF Modes : Multi Point AF/Center Weighted AF/SpotAF/Flexible Spot AF/Manual/Face Tracking Focus
Focus Control
AF Illuminator : Auto / Off
Flash
Flash Modes : Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Rear Slow Synchro / Flash Off / Advanced Flash
Flash
Flash Coverage : ISO Auto: Approx. 0.5m to 8.5m (1.64 ft. to 27.89 ft.) (W) / Approx. 2.4m to 3.5m (7.87 ft. to 11.48 ft.) (T), ISO3200: up to Approx. 12.0m (39.37 ft.) (W) / Approx. 5.1m (16.73 ft.) (T)
Interface
HD Output : Micro HDMI
Interface
USB Port(s) : Multi (AV/USB), Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0)
Interface
Memory Card Slot : MS Duo and SD/SDHC compatible
Camera
Camera Type : High zoom
Optics/Lens
Minimum Focus Distance : iAuto: AF (W: Approx. 1cm (0.03 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 240cm (7.87 ft.) to Infinity) / Program Auto: AF (W: Approx. 1cm (0.03 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx.240cm (7.87 ft.) to Infinity)
Optics/Lens
Lens Construction : 15 elements in 10 groups(including 1 superED glass element, 2 ED glass elements, and 3 aspheric elements)
Optics/Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) : Still 4:3: 24-1200mm /Movie 4:3: 32.5-1625mm(SteadyShot Standard) 34.5-2300(SteadyShot Active) / Still 16:9: 26-1300mm / Movie 16:9: 26.5-1325mm(SteadyShot Standard) 28-1850mm(SteadyShot Active)
Optics/Lens
Steady Shot Mode:Active : Yes
Optics/Lens
Optical Zoom : 50x
Optics/Lens
Lens Type : Carl Zeiss ® Vario Sonnar T ®
Exposure System
Scene Mode(s) : High Sensitivity / Soft snap / Soft Skin / Landscape / Night Portrait / Night Scene / Handheld Twilight / Gourmet / Beach / Snow / Fireworks / Pet mode /Anti-motion blur/Backlight Correction HDR / Advanced Sports Shooting
Exposure System
ISO : Auto / 80 / 100 / 125 / 160 / 200 / 250 / 320 / 400 / 500 / 640 / 800 / 1000 / 1250 / 1600 / 2000 / 2500 / 3200 / 4000*4 / 5000*4 / 6400*4 / 8000*4 / 10000*4 / 12800*4
Exposure System
White Balance Mode : Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Fluorescent 1 (White Fluorescent Lighting) / Fluorescent 2 (Natural White Fluorescent Lighting) / Fluorescent 3 (Day White Fluorescent Lighting) / Incandescent / Flash / One Push, One Push Set / White Balance Shift
Exposure System
Exposure Compensation : Plus / Minus 2.0EV, 1 / 3EV step
Exposure System
Metering Modes : Multi Pattern / Center Weighted / Spot
Convenience Features
Erase/Protect : Erase: Single / Select / Date / Folder / AVCHD Protect: Single / Select / Date / Folder / AVCHD
Convenience Features
Power Save Mode : Standard / Max / Off
Convenience Features
Red-Eye Reduction : Auto / On / Off
Weights and Measurements
Weight(Approx) (Main unit only) : 1lb 6.0oz (623g)
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.) : W x H x D:5 1/8" x 3 3/4" x 4 1/8" (129.6 x 93.2 x 103.2mm)
Weights and Measurements
Weight (Approx.) : 1lb 6.9oz (650g)
Imaging Sensor
Effective Picture Resolution : 20.4 MP
Imaging Sensor
Color Filter System : RGB primary color filters
Imaging Sensor
Pixel Gross : 21.1 MP
Imaging Sensor
Imaging Sensor : 1/2.3" Exmor R ® CMOS sensor
LCD Display
Histogram : Yes(On/Off)
LCD Display
Grid Display : Yes
LCD Display
LCD Type : 3.0" Xtra Fine™ LCD (921K dots) - tiltable
LCD Display
Brightness Control : 5(Bright) / 4 / 3 / 2 / 1(Dark)
Drive System
Burst Mode : Approx 10 fps at 20.4MP (Maximum 10 shots)
Drive System
Self-timer : Off / 10sec. / 2sec. / portrait1 / portrait2
Drive System
Shutter Speeds : iAuto (4 - 1/4000) / Program Auto (1 - 1/4000) / Aperture Priority (8 - 1/2000) / Shutter Priority (30 - 1/4000) / Manual (30 - 1/4000)
Advanced Features
Image Stabilization : Optical SteadyShot™ Image Stabilization with 3-way Active mode
Advanced Features
Smile Shutter™ technology : Yes
Advanced Features
Sweep Panorama : Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360)
Advanced Features
In-Camera Editing : Retouch / Trimming / Red Eye Correction / Unsharp Masking / Date View
Advanced Features
Anti Motion Blur : Yes
Advanced Features
Background Defocus : Yes
Advanced Features
Superior Auto : Yes
Advanced Features
Tracking Focus : Off / Auto
Advanced Features
Blink Detection : Yes
Advanced Features
Picture Effects : HDR Painting / Richtone Monochrome / Miniature / Toy camera / Pop Color / Partial color / Soft High-key / Watercolor / Illustration
Advanced Features
Face Detection : 8 faces
Advanced Features
Intelligent Auto : Yes
Power
Power Consumption (in Operation) : Approx. 1.3W (EVF:Approx. 1.1W)
Power
Power Requirements : AC 100V to 240V, 50/60 Hz, 70mA
Power
Battery Type : LITHIUM ION NP-BX1 3.6V
Power
Battery Capacity : 4.5Wh (1240mAh)
Support
Find related product support and help in Sony eSupport
Viewfinder
Type : None
Product Warranty
Limited Warranty
Release Date
First seen
7 January 2013