Sony DCR-HC96

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Sony DCR-HC96


Image device:1/3-inch CCD
Total pixels:3310K pixels
Effective pixels:3000K pixels (still), 2057K pixels (video)
Recording media:MiniDV cassette, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
Memory Stick PRO compatibility:Up to 2 GB media capacity (high speed transfer function/access control security function not supported)
Recording/playback time:60 minutes (SP), 90 minutes (LP)
Video recording system:2 rotary heads, helical scanning system
Video signal:NTSC color, EIA standards
Analog-to-digital converter:Yes (with pass through)
Still file format:JPEG
USB streaming:Yes
SteadyShot image stabilization:Yes (super, electronic)
Minimum illumination:7 Lux (0 Lux with Super NightShot Plus infrared system)
Lens type:Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T
Focal length:5.1 to 51 millimeters, 370 millimeters (tele macro), equivalent to 42.8 to 495 millimeters (16:9 camera mode), 45 to 450 millimeters (4:3 camera mode), 40.6 to 406 millimeters (16:9 memory mode), 37 to 370 millimeters (4:3 memory mode) on 35-millimeter camera
Aperture:f1.8 to f2.9
White balance:Auto, indoor, one-push, outdoor
Exposure:Touch panel (24 steps)
Filter diameter:30 millimeters
Focus:Full range auto, manual (touch panel)
Shutter speed:Auto, 1/2 to 1/4000 seconds (AE mode)
Zoom:10x optical zoom, 120x digital zoom
Interface:LANC terminal (stereo mini), analog AV input (multi AV), analog AV output (multi AV), digital AV input (via i.LINK), digital AV output (via i.LINK), USB (1.1 compliant on Handycam station), i.LINK interface (on Handycam station), microphone input (thru active interface shoe), S-video input, S-video output (optional accessory)
LCD:2.7-inch wide 16:9 touch panel SwivelScreen LCD display, resolution 123K pixels
Viewfinder:Color (123K pixels)
Docking station:Yes (Handycam station)
Accessory shoe:Active interface shoe
Power supply:NP-FP50 battery pack (included), AC adapter (included)
Power consumption:3.0 W, 3.4 W with viewfinder/LCD
Software:Picture Package ver. 1.5
OS compatibility:Windows Me, 2000 Professional, XP Home/Professional
Dimensions (W x H x D):2.83 x 3.58 x 4.72 inches / 72 x 91 x 120 millimeters
Weight:1 pound 2 ounces / 525 grams with tape and battery
What's in the Box:DCR-HC96 MiniDV camcorder, AC-L25 power adapter/in-camera charger, NP-FP50 rechargeable battery, DRCA-C152 Handycam station, RMT-831 remote control, stereo AV cable, USB cable, CD-ROM (Picture Package Software ver. 1.5, USB driver)
First released: 2006