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Date 07.11.07
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Power Supply (rated) 7.4 V DC
Power Consumption (While recording AF="ON") 2.6W (using viewfinder), 3.5W (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 1/4.5-inch CCD, approx. 1,330,000 pixels
Effective pixels: tape: 4:3: approx. 690,000 pixels
16:9 (image stabilizer on)
650,000 pixels
card approx. 1,000,000 pixels
Total Pixels Still image: 1152 x 864, 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: 18.81 mm/s (0.74 ips), LP: 12.56 mm/s (0.49 ips)
Maximum recording Time SP: 80 min., LP: 120 min.
Fast Forward/Rewind Time Approx. 2 min. 20 sec. (with a 60 min. cassette)
Lens f=3.7-51.8 mm, f/1.8-3.2, 14x power zoom
35mm equivalent:
Tape: 4:3 recording: 53.4-748 mm
16:9 (image stabilizer on): 52.1-729 mm
16:9 (image stabilizer off): 48.5-679 mm
Card: 44.5-623 mm
Focusing System 1 m (3.3 ft.); 1 cm (0.39 in.) on maximum wide angle
Minimum Illumination 1.8 lx (using the Night mode)
Recommended Illumination More than 100 lx
Filter Diameter 28 mm
Viewfinder 0.33-inch. TFT color, approx. 113,000 pixels
LCD Screen 2.4-inch. TFT color, approx. 112,000 pixels
Microphone Stereo electret condenser microphone
Recording Media MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
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
DV Terminal Special 4-pin connector (IEEE 1394 compliant)
Video Terminal Combined with Audio Terminal:
Video: 1 Vp-p/75 ohms unbalanced
Audio Terminal Combined with Video Terminal:
Audio output: -10 dBV (47 kohm load)/3 kohms or less
Audio input: -10 dBV/40 kohms or more
Operating Temperature range 0 - 40 &deg C (32 - 104 &deg F)
Dimensions 51 x 93 x 130 mm (2.0 x 3.7 x 5.1 in.) excluding protrusions
Weight (not including lens and battery pack) 430 g (15.2 oz.)
* 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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