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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V


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Manufacturer Sony Electronics
Model name Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V
Date announced 2012-02-27
MSRP $420
Street price $398  See all prices
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Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.3" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4896 x 3672 (18 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 20X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
25mm - 500mm
Max aperture F3.2 - F5.8
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (1 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 921,600 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance
ISO range 100 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method 105MB onboard memory + Memory Sitck Pro Duo + SD/SDHC/SDXC card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
 
Battery used NP-BG1 (1), NP-FG1 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
320 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.3 x 2.5 x 1.4 in (109.2 x 63.5 x 35.6 mm)
Weight (empty) 7.8 oz (221 g)
 
Included software Picture Motion Browser
 
Misc. notes Built-in Wi-Fi and GPS (with logging function). Wi-Fi allows photos to be sent via iOS/Android app to social networking sites. CMOS sensor allows for 10 fps continuous shooting, HDR, Anti Motion Blur, Handheld Twilight, and Sweep Panorama features. Records Full HD video at 60p.
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