Sony DCR-PC105

User Manual

Operating manual
To download the operating manual, right-click the download icon and select "Save As" (or "Save link as", "Save target as", etc).
If you're happy with the manual, a small donation would be very much appreciated. Thanks!


Sony DCR PC105 - Front View
Sony DCR PC105 - Rear View


Video format: MiniDV
Audio: PCM stereo
Maximum CCD resolution: 1,070,000 pixels
CCD size: 0.21 inches 1,070K Gross Pixels, Advanced HAD CCD
Eyepiece viewfinder: Color (approx. 180,000 pixels)
Video Actual: 690K
Still Actual: 1,000K
Focal Distance: 3.7-37mm
35mm Conversion: 50-500mm (Camera Mode)
Focusing: Full Range Auto/Manual/Spot (Touch Panel)
Minimum Illumination: 7 Lux (0 Lux with NightShot Infrared System)
Shutter Speed: 1/4-1/4000 (AE Mode)
Memory Mode: Yes, 1152 x 864, 640 x 480
Viewfinder: Color (113K)
Accessory Shoe: Yes (Intelligent)
Video Input/Output: Yes/Yes (Special, S-Video/A/V)
Audio Input/Output: Yes/Yes (Stereo, Special)
Memory Stick PRO Media Compatibility: Tested to support up to 1GB media capacity; does not support high speed transfer function; does not support Access Control security function
Headphone Jack: Yes (Mini, Stereo)
Mic-Input: Yes (Stereo)
White Balance: Auto, Outdoor, Indoor, Hold
Exposure: Yes/Touch Panel (24 Step)
Software OS Compatibility: Microsoft Windows 98SE, 2000, Me, XP; Macintosh 8.5.1 - 9.1(Not compatible with USB Streaming)
Power Consumption (VF/LCD/VF+LCD): 3.2W/3.8W/4.1W
LCD screen size: 2.5 inches (approx. 211,000 pixels
LCD swivel: Yes
Aperture: F/1.8-2
Filter diameter: 30 millimeters
Optical zoom: 10x
Digital zoom: 120x
Autolight: No
Hot shoe for external light: Yes
Image stabilization: Yes
NightShot Infrared System: Super NightShot, Color Slow Shutter
Remote included: Yes
Headphone jack: Yes
Digital still capability: Yes
MPEG Movie EX Mode: Yes, 320 x 240, 160 x 112
Included still memory: 8 MB SD card
Preset titles: Yes
Custom titling: No
Programmed recording: Yes
Fade options: Yes
Special effects: Yes
Motion sensor: No
Audio sensor: No
USB streaming: Yes, 320 x 240 (up to 30 frames/sec.)
IEEE1394 (Firewire) output: Yes
USB output: Yes
S-Video output: Yes
Battery type: NP-FM30 lithium-ion battery
Included in box: AC-L15 power adapter/in camera charger, NP-FM30 InfoLithium rechargeable battery, RMT-831 wireless remote, 2 AA batteries, A/V cable, lens cap, shoulder strap, 8MB Memory Stick Media, USB cable, CD-ROM with USB driver (Pixela ImageMixer Software Ver 1.5), LCD cleaning cloth
Dimensions (WxHxD): 2 inches x 4.13 inches x 3.88 inches
Weight: 1 lb.