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Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX400V 20.4MP Digital Compact Camera with 50x Optical Zoom (DSCHX400VB.CEH)
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Overview
Travel, wildlife, and more: pull everything closer with a powerful compact camera that handles and performs like a DSLR. Featuring a huge 50x optical zoom (100x Clear Image Zoom) and a sensitive 20.4MP Exmor™ R CMOS sensor – it delivers highly detailed images whether your subject is up close or far away.
Get the feel and look of a DLSR with easy-to-use controls and an ergonomic grip. Buttons and features are carefully placed and easy to reach, just like a professional camera.
Take the guesswork out of composing shots. A 201-dot resolution electronic viewfinder gives you a clear, real-time preview with 100% frame coverage – ideal for framing, focusing, and reviewing shots. A built-in eye-sensor automatically switches you between the LCD display and the viewfinder.
Give your home movies the cinematic treatment. Just hit the dedicated movie button to start shooting crisp, clear Full HD movies. Optical...
Summary
Memory Card Type: SD
Resolution: 20 Megapixels
Sensor Type: Exmor-R CMOS
Type: Photo
Video Resolution: 1080p
Weight: 500-1kg
Included in box
  • 1 x HX400V Compact Camera
  • 1 x Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-BX1)
  • 1 x AC Adapter (AC-UB10C/UB10D)
  • 1 x Micro USB cable
  • 1 x Shoulder Strap
  • 1 x Shoe Cap
  • 1 x Lens Cap
  • 1 x Instruction Manual
  • 1 x AC Power Cord

About the Sony HX400V Compact Camera

Travel, wildlife, and more: pull everything closer with a powerful compact camera that handles and performs like a DSLR. Featuring a huge 50x optical zoom (100x Clear Image Zoom) and a sensitive 20.4MP Exmor™ R CMOS sensor – it delivers highly detailed images whether your subject is up close or far away.

Get the feel and look of a DLSR with easy-to-use controls and an ergonomic grip. Buttons and features are carefully placed and easy to reach, just like a professional camera.

Take the guesswork out of composing shots. A 201-dot resolution electronic viewfinder gives you a clear, real-time preview with 100% frame coverage – ideal for framing, focusing, and reviewing shots. A built-in eye-sensor automatically switches you between the LCD display and the viewfinder.

Give your home movies the cinematic treatment. Just hit the dedicated movie button to start shooting crisp, clear Full HD movies. Optical SteadyShot Intelligent Active Mode keeps your videos stable and shake-free, even when you’re walking or zooming.

Sensor:
Sensor Type 1/2.3 type (7.82mm) Exmor R CMOS sensor
Number of Pixels (Effective) 20.4MP
Lens:
LENS TYPE ZEISS Vario Sonnar T* Lens
F-Number (Maximum Aperture) F2.8 (W) - 6.3 (T)
Focal Length (F=) f=4.3-215 mm
FOCUS RANGE (From The Front To The Lens) 1 cm - Infinity (W), 2.4 m - Infinity (T)
Clear Image Zoom Still Image: 20M Approx.100x / 10M Approx.142x / 5M Approx.200x
/ VGA Approx.810x / 15M(16:9) Approx.100x / 2M(16:9) Approx.270x;Movie; Approx. 100x
Filter Diameter Yes (φ55)
Screen:
Screen Type 3.0'' (7.5 cm) (4:3) / 921,600 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
Brightness Control Manual (5 steps)
Viewfinder 0.2-type electronic viewfinder
Zoom:
Digital Zoom (Still Image) Up to 810x (VGA)
Digital Zoom (Movie) Approx. 200
Optical Zoom 50x
Camera:
Steadyshot Optical
Focus Type Contrast detection AF
Focus Mode Single-shot AF, DMF, Manual Focus, Continuous AF
(Advanced sports & Movie Only)
Light Metering Mode Multi Pattern, Center Weighted, Spot
Exposure Compensation +/- 2.0 EV (1/3 EV steps)
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image) ISO 80-12800
ISO Sensitivity (Movie) Auto(ISO80-3200, selectable with upper / lower limit),
80/100/125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/2500/3200
White Balance Modes Auto, Daylight, Cloudy,Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.:
Day White,Fluor.: Daylight, Incandescent, Flash,Custom,C.Temp./Filter
Shutter Speed iAuto (4 - 1/4000) / Program Auto (1 - 1/4000) / Aperture Priority
(8 - 1/2000) / Shutter Priority (30 - 1/4000) / Manual (30 - 1/4000)
Shooting Mode Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority,
Manual Exposure, MR(Memory Recall) 1,2, Movie Mode(Program Auto,
Aperture Priority,Shutter Speed Priority,Manual Exposure),
Panorama, Scene Selection, Intelligent Auto, Superior Auto
Scene Selection High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Handheld Twilight, Night Portrait,
Landscape, Portrait, Soft Skin, Anti Motion Blur, Beach, Snow,
Fireworks, Advanced Sports Shooting, Gourmet, Pet Mode
Continuos Shooting Speed (Maximum) (Maximum Number Of Recording Pixels) 10 fps (for up to 10 shots)
SELF-TIMER Off / 10sec. / 2sec. / portrait 1 / portrait 2
Picture Effect Toy camera, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High-key,
Partial Color, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting,
Richtone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolor, Illustration
Flash Mode Flash Off , Autoflash , Fill-flash , Slow Sync. , Advanced Flash , Rear Sync.
Bracketing Yes
Built-In Flash Range ISO Auto: Approx. 0.5m to 8.5m (1.64 ft. to 27.89 ft.)
(W) / Approx. 2.4m to 3.5m (7.87 ft. to 11.48 ft.)
(T), ISO3200: up to Approx. 12.0m (39.37 ft.)
(W) / Approx. 5.1m (16.73 ft.) (T)
External Flash Mode Flash Off / Autoflash / Fill-flash / Slow Sync.
/ Advanced Flash /Rear Sync. /
Flash Type Built-in, manual pop-up
Image Processor BIONZ X™
Panorama (Shooting) Intelligent Sweep Panorama (supports 360 format)
Photo Creativity Yes
Recording:
Compatiblew Recording Media Memory Stick™ Duo;Memory Stick PRO Duo™;
Memory Stick PRO Duo™(high speed);Memory Stick PRO HG Duo™;Memory Stick XC-HG Duo™;
Memory Stick Micro;Memory Stick Micro (Mark2);SD Memory Card;SDHC Memory Card;
SDXC Memory Card;microSD Memory Card;microSDHC Memory Card;microSDXC Memory Card
Recording Format Still Images: JPEG ( DCF, Exif, MPF Baseline ) compliant, DPOF compatible
Movie Recording Mode (NTSC) AVCHD (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50p at 28Mbps) / MP4
(up to 1,440 x 1,080/25fps at 12Mbps) / VGA (up to 640 x 480/25fps at 12Mbps)
GPS Yes
Panorama (Recording) Intelligent Sweep Panorama (supports 360 format)
Still Image Resolution 3:2 mode:18M(5,184×3,456) / 8.9M(3,648×2,432) / 4.5M(2,592×1,728),
4:3 mode:20M(5,184×3,888) / 10M(3,648×2,736) / 5M(2,592×1,944) / VGA, 16:9 mode:15M(5,184×2,920)
/ 7.5M(3,648×2,056) / 2.1M(1,920×1,080), 1:1 mode:15M(3,888×3,888) / 7.5M(2,736×2,736) /
3.7M(1,920×1,920), Sweep Panorama: Wide(7,152×1,080/4,912×1,920) /Standard(4,912×1,080/3,424×1,920)
/ Sweep Panorama:360 (11,520×1,080)
Interface:
Input And Output Terminals Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0), Micro HDMI,
Multi/Micro USB Terminal, Multi Interface Shoe
WI-FI Connectivity NFC One-touch functionality, Wi-Fi
Power:
Power Consumption (Camera Mode) Approx. 1.4W (EVF:Approx. 1.1W)
Battery Life Up to 300 shots / 150 minutes
Others:
Shooting Functions Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure,
MR(Memory Recall) 1,2, Movie Mode (Program Auto,Aperture Priority,
Shutter Speed Priority,Manual Exposure), Panorama, Scene Selection, Intelligent Auto, Superior Auto
Size & Weight:
Dimensions (W X H X D) 129.6 x 93.2 x 103.2 mm
Weight (CIPA Compliant) 633 g (Body only), 660 g (With battery and media)
External Flash:
External Flash Range ISO Auto: Approx. 0.5m to 8.5m (1.64 ft. to 27.89 ft.)
(W) / Approx. 2.4m to 3.5m (7.87 ft. to 11.48 ft.)
(T), ISO3200: up to Approx. 12.0m (39.37 ft.) (W) / Approx. 5.1m (16.73 ft.) (T)

20.4MP Exmor R CMOS sensor
Bring out the detail, even in low light. A back-illuminated 20.4MP Exmor R CMOS sensor has wide receptive areas to allow more light and detail into every frame.

BIONZ X image processor
Expect truer colour rendering, better noise reduction, and faster burst mode shooting with the BIONZ X image processor – it’s 3x more powerful than our previous BIONZ processor, for images of the highest quality.

ZEISS lens
A premium Vario-Sonnar T* ZEISS lens ensures refined handling, silk-smooth autofocus and exceptional light-gathering performance

50x optical zoom
Distance is no issue. Pull everything closer with huge 50x optical zoom – for pin-sharp clarity in every frame.

Optical SteadyShot
The lens moves gyroscopically and compensates for movements caused by shooting handheld, giving you amazingly sharp pictures across the focal range.

Mode dial
With the mode dial, you can select aperture or shutter priority. A handy control dial for your thumb gives you quick and simple manual control over whichever mode you’ve selected.

LCD screen
See images appear bright and clear on a 921k-dot resolution Xtra Fine LCD WhiteMagic™ 7.5cm (3”) display.

Multi interface shoe
Attach a range of accessories to your camera, like external flashes, studio microphones, and more. The hotshoe powers these fixings to enhance your shooting.

Full HD
Record in Full HD for clear, smooth movies – you can shoot in 24p frame rate for true cinema resolution.

AVCHD
If you’re looking to get more serious with your shooting, try AVCHD progressive format for sharp, professional-looking footage.

Documentation
2.59 MB- 26-01-2016

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