Sony DCR-TRV38 MiniDV Camcorder


Product Description From Sony:

Despite having a smaller and lighter design than previous models, the Sony DCR-TRV38 loses nothing in optical and audio performance. The camcorder's features include a 10x optical zoom, a 16:9 widescreen mode, a 3.5-inch LCD with touchscreen control, and a color viewfinder. It also functions as a digital still camera with 1-megapixel resolution and stores images on the included 8 MB Memory Stick.

Sony DCRTRV38 - Front View

Sony DCRTRV38 - Rear View


Video format: MiniDV
Imaging Device: 0.21 inches, 1070K Gross Pixels, Advanced HAD CCD
Video Actual: 690K Pixels
Still Actual: 1000K Pixels
Aperturer: F: 1.8-2.0
Focal Distance: 3.7-37mm
35mm Conversion: 50-500mm (Camera Mode)
Filter Diameter: 30mm
Focusing: Full Range Auto/Manual (Touch Panel)
Minimum Illumination: 7 Lux (0 Lux with NightShot Infrared System)
Shutter Speed: 1/4-1/4000 (Program AE Mode)
Memory Mode: Yes, 1152 x 864, 640 x 480
MPEG Movie EX Mode: Yes
Accessory Shoe: Yes (Intelligent)
Video Input/Output: Yes/Yes (Mini and S-Video)
Audio Input/Output: Yes/Yes
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/4.3W/4.5W
Maximum CCD resolution: 1.0 Megapixel
Eyepiece viewfinder: Color LCD (approx. 113,000 pixels)
LCD screen size: 3.5 inches
LCD swivel: Yes
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
Digital still capability: Yes
MPEG movie mode: Yes
Included still memory: 8 MB Memory Stick
USB streaming: Yes
IEEE1394 (Firewire) output: Yes
USB output: Yes
Battery type: InfoLithium (included)
Included in box: AC-L15 Power Adapter/In Camera Charger, NP-FM30 InfoLithium Rechargeable Battery, 8MB Memory Stick Media, RMT-814 Wireless Remote Commander Remote, 2 AA Batteries, A/V Cable, Lens Cap, Shoulder Strap, USB Cable, LCD Cleaning Cloth, CD-ROM with USB Driver (Pixela ImageMixer Ver. 1.5)
Width: 2 7/8 inches
Height: 3 5/8 inches
Depth: 6 3/8 inches
Weight: 1 pounds 7 ounces without tape or battery
Warranty labor: 90 days
Warranty parts: 1 year