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Sony DCR-VX2000 DCRVX2000 Review

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Audio Format: 12/16 Bit PCM Digital Stereo/Audio Dub
Battery Life: 1.25 hrs.
Battery Type: Proprietary Lithium
CCD Pixels: 380K pixels
CCD Quantity: 3
CCD Size: 1/3"
Color Viewfinder: With Color Viewfinder
Depth: 13.5 in.
Digital Still Shot Mode: With Still Shot Capability
Digital Zoom: 48x
Display Type: With LCD Panel
Filter Diameter: 58 mm
Image Stabilizer: With Image Stabilizer
Included Accessories: 2 x AA Batteries, Software, A/V Cable, Shoulder Strap, 4
Input Interfaces: S-Video, Composite (Video), Audio (RCA), FireWire / DV /
LCD Panel Size: 2.5 in.
Lens Focal Length: 6 - 72 mm
Low Lux: 2 Lux
Max Still Image Size: 640 x 480
Memory Card Type: Memory Stick
Memory Still Resolution: 0.31 Megapixels
Microphone Type: External/Optional, Installed
MPEG Movie Mode: Without MPEG Movie Mode
MPN: dcr-vx2000
: 12x
Output Interfaces: S-Video, Composite (Video), Audio (RCA), FireWire / DV /
Recording Format: Mini DV
Recording Speed: SP, LP
Recording System: NTSC
Type: Digital
Warranty: 1 Year
Weight: 3.06 lb.
Width: 4.63 in.
Camcorder Type: Digital
Height: 5.75 in.
Product Type: Camcorder
Enclosure Color: Silver
Localization: English
Video input type: Camcorder
Digital Zoom: 48 x
Optical Sensor Size: 1/3 in
Optical Sensor Type: 3CCD
Min Illumination: 4 lux
Analog Video Format: PAL
Special Effects: Slim, Sepia, Trail, Stretch, Monotone, Old Movie, Flash Moti
Image Stabilizer: Optical
PCM Digital Sound: 16bit (48KHz / 2 channels), 12bit (32KHz / 4 channels simult
Digital Scene Transition: Random, Black fader, White fader, Overlap fader, Monotone fa
Min Shutter Speed: 1/50 sec
Max Shutter Speed: 1/10000 sec
Camcorder Slow Shutter Modes: 1/3sec, 1/6sec, 1/12sec, 1/25sec
Shooting Programs: Night mode, Lesson mode, Sports mode, Sunset & moon, Shutter
White Balance: Presets, Automatic
White Balance Presets: Indoor, Outdoor
Exposure Modes: Manual, Program, Automatic
Camera Flash: None
Main Features-Color support: Color
Main Features-Still Image Format: JPEG
Main Features-Remote control: Remote control - Infrared
Main Features-TV Tuner: None
Main Features-Video capture: No
Memory / Storage-Flash Memory: 1 x 4 MB Flash - Memory Stick
Memory / Storage-Floppy Drive: None
Memory / Storage-Image Storage: Standard 640 x 480 : 60 - With 4MB card, Fine 640 x 480 : 40
Memory / Storage-Media Type: Mini DV
Memory / Storage-Recording Speed: LP, SP
Lens System-Type: Zoom lens - 6 mm - 72 mm - F/1.6-2.4
Lens System-Focal Length: 6 mm - 72 mm
Lens System-Lens Aperture: F/1.6-2.4
Lens System-Optical Zoom: 12 x
Lens System-Lens system type: Zoom lens
Lens System-Min focal length: 6 mm
Lens System-Max focal length: 72 mm
Lens System-Auto Focus: TTL contrast detection
Lens System-Features: Aspherical lens, Built-in 1/4 neutral density filter, Built-
Lens System-Filter Size: 58 mm
Lens System-Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 43.2 - 518.4 mm
Lens System-Focus Adjustment: Manual, Automatic
Lens System-Zoom Adjustment: Motorized drive
Additional Features-DV input: Yes
Additional Features-Clock / Timer: Yes
Additional Features-Self Timer: Yes
Additional Features-Edit Functions: Audio dubbing
Additional Features-Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Additional Features-16:9 Mode: Yes
Additional Features-Digital Still Camera Function: Yes
Additional Features-Photo Preview: Yes
Additional Features-Search Modes: End search, Edit search, Record search
Additional Features-LP Recording: Yes
Additional Features: Built-in speaker, Progressive scan CCD system
Additional Features-Time Code: Yes
Additional Features-Flash Terminal: Hot shoe
Additional Features-Remote control: Remote control - Infrared
Additional Features-Software: Picture Gear 4.1 Lite
Additional Features-Included Accessories: Lens cap, Lens hood, PC connection kit, Memory storage adapt
Viewfinder-Viewfinder Type: LCD
Viewfinder-Viewfinder Diagonal Size: 0.44 in
Viewfinder-Viewfinder Resolution: 180,000 pixels
Display-Type: LCD display - TFT active matrix - 2.5 in - Color
Digital Player (Recorder)-Type: None
Microphone-Type: Microphone - Built-in
Connections-Connector Type: 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire/i.LINK) ( 4 pin FireWire), 1 x Contr
Connections-Expansion Slot(s): 1 x Memory Stick
Viewfinder / Display-Display type: LCD display - TFT active matrix - 2.5 in - Color
Viewfinder / Display-Display Form Factor: Rotating
Viewfinder / Display-Display Format: 200,000 pixels
Viewfinder / Display-Viewfinder Color Support: Color
Audio Input-Audio input type: Microphone
Audio Input-Microphone type: Built-in
Audio Input-Microphone Operation Mode: Stereo
Audio Input-Microphone Technology: Electret condenser
Miscellaneous-Carrying Case: None
Miscellaneous-Tripod: None
Miscellaneous-Tripod Mountable: Yes
Miscellaneous-Cables Included: 1 x A/V cable, 1 x S-Video cable
Expansion / Connectivity-Connections: 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire/i.LINK), 1 x Control-L (LANC), 1 x S
Expansion / Connectivity-Expansion slots: 1 Memory Stick
Expansion / Connectivity-Cables included: 1 x A/V cable, 1 x S-Video cable
Power-Power Device: Power adapter - External
Power: AC 100/240 V
Power-Battery type: 1 x Camcorder battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion
Power-Run Time (Up To): 75 min
Power-Power supply included: Power adapter - External
Battery-Supported Battery: 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( Included)
Manufacturer Warranty-Service & Support: 1 year warranty
Manufacturer Warranty-Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - Parts and labor - 90 days, Limited warran
Environmental Parameters-Min Operating Temperature: 32
Environmental Parameters-Max Operating Temperature: 104
Physical Characteristics-Width: 4.5 in
Physical Characteristics-Depth: 13.5 in
Physical Characteristics-Height: 5.7 in
Physical Characteristics-Weight: 3.1 lbs
GENERAL-Product Type: Camcorder
GENERAL-Enclosure Color: Silver
GENERAL-Digital Zoom: 48 x
GENERAL-Localization: English
GENERAL-Optical Sensor Size: 1/3 in
GENERAL-Special Effects: Slim , Sepia , Still , Trail , Stretch , Monotone , Old Movie , Flash Motion , Negative Art , Solarization , Black & White , Luminance Key
GENERAL-Video Head Qty: 2
GENERAL-PCM Digital Sound: 16bit (48KHz / 2 channels) , 12bit (32KHz / 4 channels simultaneously)
GENERAL-Digital Scene Transition: Random , Black fader , Overlap fader , Monotone fader
GENERAL-Min Shutter Speed: 1/60 sec
GENERAL-Max Shutter Speed: 1/10000 sec
GENERAL-Camcorder Slow Shutter Modes: 1/4sec , 1/8sec , 1/15sec , 1/30sec
GENERAL-Shooting Modes: Normal movie mode , Digital photo mode
GENERAL-Shooting Programs: Night mode , Lesson mode , Sports mode , Sunset & moon , Shutter-priority , Aperture-priority
GENERAL-White Balance: Presets , Automatic
GENERAL-White Balance Presets: Indoor , Outdoor
GENERAL-Camera Flash: None
Lens System-Full Range Auto Focus: Yes
Lens System-Lens Construction: 7 element(s)
Lens System-Lens Manufacturer: Carl Zeiss
Additional Features-Self Timer Delay: 10 sec
Additional Features-Title Generator: Yes
POWER-Power: AC 100/240 V ? 10%
Power-Power Consumption Operational: 23 Watt