HX300 CAMERA WITH 50X OPTICAL ZOOM

Full Specifications and Features

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Sensor

Sensor Type
1/2.3 type (7.82 mm) Exmor R™ CMOS sensor
Number of Pixels (Effective)
20.4MP

Lens

Lens type
ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar® T* Lens
F-number (Maximum Aperture)
F2.8 (W) - 6.3 (T)
Focal length (f=)
f=4.3-215 mm
Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens)
0.39 in - Infinity (W), 7.87 ft - Infinity (T)
Optical Zoom
50x
Digital Zoom (Still Image)
Up to 810x (VGA)

Screen

Screen Type
2.95 in (3.0 type) (4:3) / 921,600 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
0.2-type electronic viewfinder

Camera

Image Processing Engine
BIONZ®
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 80-12800
Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels)
10 fps (for up to 10 shots)

Flash

Flash Type
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Recording

Movie Recording Mode (NTSC)
AVCHD (up to 1920 x 1080/60p at 28 Mbps) / MP4 (up to 1440 x 1080/30 fps at 12 Mbps) / VGA (up to 640 x 480/30 fps at 3 Mbps)

Interface

Input and Output Terminals
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0), Micro HDMI, Multi USB
Wi-Fi® Connectivity

Power

BATTERY LIFE(STILL IMAGES)(CIPA) 
Up to 310 shots / 155 minutes
Supplied Battery
Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1

Size & Weight

DIMENSIONS (W X H X D) (APPROX.)
5 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 4 5/8", 5 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 4 1/8" (from front of lens to monitor); 129.6 x 93.2 x 114.8 mm, 129.6 x 93.2 x 103.2 mm (from front of lens to monitor)
WEIGHT (CIPA COMPLIANT)
21.98 oz (body only), 22.93 oz (with battery and media)

Color Options

black

What's In The Box

  • shoulder strap
  • Micro USB cable
  • lens cap
  • instruction manual
  • AC adaptor
  • rechargeable battery
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Features

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Shoot like a professional

Compose and shoot in confidence with the high-quality, DSLR-style camera body that fits reassuringly in your hand

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Capture 20.4 megapixel detail, even in low light

Shoot detail-packed stills and movies, even indoors or in dim light, with the 20.4 effective megapixels Exmor R® CMOS sensor

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Powerful zoom with less to carry

Travel, wildlife and more, everything’s covered by the high quality Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens with powerful 50x optical zoom

Get a wider view

Make sure nothing’s left out of the picture, the wide-angle lens packs more into holiday scenes, interiors and group shots

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Don’t worry about unsteady hands

Take crisp, blur-free still photos with Optical SteadyShot that cuts handheld wobbles when you’re zoomed in or don’t have a tripod

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Enjoy DSLR-like creative control

Get the shot you want with a manual ring for smooth zoom/focus, jog dial, custom buttons and memory for favorite settings

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Adjust light and exposure levels manually

Use the P/S/A/M manual modes to control the aperture or shutter speed and play with the creative effects in your photos

Don’t leave it to guesswork

Intelligent Auto recognizes a wide range of scenes and adjusts settings automatically so you can get detailed results every time

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Capture action with no blur

Superior Auto recognizes when subjects are moving in your picture and automatically adjusts settings for crisp, blur-free results

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Shoot smooth, steady Full HD movies

Film smooth, steady video clips in Full HD 50p, even when you’re walking or zooming, with Optical SteadyShot Active Mode

Get clear close-ups

A powerful 100x Clear Image Zoom fills the frame, for dramatic close-ups that always stay clear and detail-packed

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Focus on the moment

Speedy, precise autofocus locks onto your subject for crisp, clear results, even in low light or when you’re zoomed right in

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Shoot high quality pictures quickly

The BIONZ® processor is key to high-speed continuous shooting at 10 frames per second and finely detailed image quality

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See detail in the dark

Use Extra High Sensitivity mode to capture crisp detail in the dimmest conditions like dusk or candlelight

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Compose with a realistic view

Easily frame and view your shots and movies on the bright, high resolution 3.0 in (7.5 cm) Xtra Fine LCD screen

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All the color you’ve dreamed of

Triluminos® Color gives a rich, vivid palette of natural colors when viewing photos on a compatible TV from Sony

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Capture full panoramas with movement and faces

Just press the shutter button and sweep the camera for extra-wide panoramas of landscapes, city scenes and packed parties

Add artistic picture effects

Add up to nine different creative effects to stills, movies and panoramas without having to download and use image-editing software

Boost your flash photography

Advanced Flash brightens up dim scenes, lighting up subjects who are further away from the camera

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Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.