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Power Supply (rated) 7.4 V DC
Power Consumption (While recording AF="ON") 3.5 W (using viewfinder), 3.6 W (using LCD screen in normal brightness)
Television System EIA standard (525 lines, 60 fields) NTSC color signal
Video Recording system 2 rotary heads, helical scanning DV system (consumer digital VCR SD system), digital component recording
Audio Recording system PCM digital sound: 16 bit (48 kHz/2 ch); 12 bit (32 kHz/4 ch)
Image Sensor 1/3.4-inch CCD, approx. 2,200,000 pixels
Effective pixels: tape approx. 1,230,000 pixels
card approx. 2,000,000 pixels
Total Pixels Still image: 1632 x 1224, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480 pixels
Movie: 320 x 240, 160 x 120 pixels, 15 frames/sec.
Tape Format Videocassettes bearing the "MiniDV" mark.
Tape Speed SP: 0.74 ips (18.81 mm/s), LP: 0.49 ips (12.56 mm/s)
Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette) SP: 80 min., LP: 120 min.
Maximum recording Time 2.5-inch. TFT color, approx. 123,000 pixels
Fast Forward/Rewind Time Approx. 2 min. 20 sec. (with a 60 min. cassette)
Lens f=4.6-46 mm, f/1.8-2.8, 10x power zoom
35mm equivalent:
Tape: 4:3 recording: 47.8-478 mm
16:9 recording: 40.9-409 mm
Card: 37.6-376 mm
Focusing System 3.3 ft. (1 m); 0.39 in. (1 cm) on maximum wide angle
Minimum Illumination 1.1 lx (using the Night mode)
Recommended Illumination More than 100 lx
Filter Diameter 34 mm
Viewfinder 0.33-inch. TFT color, approx. 113,000 pixels
Microphone Stereo electret condenser microphone
Image Format Still image: JPEG (compression: Super Fine, Fine, Normal)
Movie: Video data: Motion JPEG, audio data: WAVE (monaural)
File Format Design rule for Camera File system (DCF), Exif 2.2* compliant, DPOF compliant
DV Terminal Special 4-pin connector (IEEE 1394 compliant)
Video Terminal 1 Vp-p/75 ohms unbalanced
S-video Terminal 1 Vp-p/75 ohms (Y signal), 0.286 Vp-p/75 ohms (C signal)
Audio Terminal Audio output: -10 dBV (47 kohm load)/3 kohms or less
Audio input: -10 dBV/40 kohms or more
Microphone Terminal 3.5 mm stereo mini-jack
-57 dBV (with 600 ohm mic)/5 kohms or more
-37 dBV (with 600 ohm mic)/5 kohms or more (MIC ATT ON)
Operating Temperature range 32 - 104 &deg F (0 - 40 &degC)
Dimensions 2.8 x 3.2 x 5.2 in. (70 x 82 x 133 mm) excluding protrusions
Weight (not including lens and battery pack) 1.2 lb. (530 g)

Memory Card

Recording Media MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
* This camcorder supports Exif 2.2 (also called "Exif Print"). Exif Print is a standard for enhancing the communication between camcorders and printers. By connecting to an Exif Print-compliant printer, the camcorder's image data at the time of shooting is used and optimized, yielding extremely high quality prints.




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