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Sony DCR-SR40 Hard Disk Digital Handycam Video Camera
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Sony DCR-SR40 Hard Disk Digital Handycam Video Camera

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The Sony DCR-SR40 Digital HandyCam combines a 20 x optical zoom and a 40 x digital zoom with a high quality Carl Zeiss lens.  This HandyCam can store over 20 hours of video data on its 30GB internal hard drive.  With the added convenience of One-Touch DVD Burn, you can archive your memories on DVD quickly and easily with a compatible PC and DVD burner.  Built-in Shock Absorbers protect the hard disk drive from damage when accidentally dropped or mishandled.  Easy On-Camcorder Editing: Use the Visual Index to access individual segments easily. Delete unwanted video footage with a simple click or change the sequence of your movie by rearranging video segments.  RRP $1199  This Video Camera has been discontinued and is no longer available.  Click here for our current range of Digital Video Cameras.

What's In The Box?

Sony DCR-SR40 Digital Video HandyCam
Rechargeable Info-Lithium Battery -
NPFP50
AC Adaptor
AC cable
AV cable
USB cable
Handycam Station
Lens cap
Application Software, USB Driver
12 Month Warranty - With Sony Australia


To get started, DCW recommends....

Spare Battery - We carry genuine Sony Batteries. 
 
Battery Approx Life (LCD off) Click for Options
NPFP50 125 mins Sony
NPFP71 315 mins Sony
NPFP90 475 minsSony
 cleaning cloth.JPG Cleaning and Screen Protection - We recommend the use of LCD Screen Protective Sheets, Lens Cleaning Cloths and Cleaning Kits.
Click through for Cleaning and Protection options.

Take your photography to the next level with these Optional Accessories


Car Charger
DCCL50B

Sony Tripod
VCTD580RM


Full Specifications of the Sony DCR-SR40 Digital Video HandyCam

  • Imaging Sensor
  • Sensor Type: 1/6" 960H CCD With Advanced HAD Technology
  • No. Of Pixels (Gross): 800k
  • No. Of Pixels "Movie" Rec (Effective): 400k
  • No. Of Pixels "Still" Rec (Effective): 400k

     
  • Lens/Zoom
  • Carl Zeiss Lens: Vario Tessar
  • Zoom: 40x/800x Digital, 20x Optical
  • F: 1.8 - 3.1
  • F (Focal Distance): 2.3 - 46 Mm
  • F (35mm Conversion) In "Movie" Rec Position: 16:9 - 48 - 960mm; 4:3 - 50.5 - 594mm
  • F (35mm Conversion) In "Still" Rec Position: 16:9 - 40.4 - 404mm; 4:3 - 44 - 880mm
  • Filter Diameter: 30mm

     
  • LCD
  • Size: 2.5" (4:3 Ratio)
  • No. Of Pixels: 123,200
  • Touch Screen Panel: Yes
  • Camera
  • Focus System: Full Range Auto/Manual
  • Spot Focus: Yes (Touch Manel)
  • Minimum Illumination: 5 Lux (0 Lux With Super Nightshot)
  • White Balance: Auto / Outdoor / Indoor / (Menu)
  • Shutter Speed: 1/3 - 1/3500 (Color Slow Shutter, Programae, Supernightshot Plus)
  • Colour Slow Shutter: Yes (Touch Panel)
  • Program AE Modes: Portrait, Beach & Ski, Landscape, Spotlight, Sunset & Moon
  • Exposure Controls: Yes (Touch Panel)
  • Spot Meter: Yes
  • Iris Control/Gain Control: Auto Only/Auto Only
  • Fader Functions: Black, White, Overlap, Wipe
  • Picture Effects: Mosiac, Monotone, Sepia, Pastel
  • Digital Picture Effects: Luminance Key, Old Movie
  • 16:9 Wide: Yes (Normal)
  • Steady Shot: Yes ("Movie" Position Only) (Electronic, Super Steadyshot)
  • Active Menu: Yes
  • Easy Handycam Function: Yes

     
  • Audio
  • Recording: Dolby Digital 2ch
  • Playback: Dolby Digital 2ch, Dolby Digital 2ch Downmix

     
  • Memory (Still Image)
  • Recording Media: 30gb Hard Disc Drive (1.8")
  • Image Size: 4:3 640x480
  • Compression: JPEG
  • Pictbridge: Yes
  • Playback Zoom: Yes(X1.5-5)(Touch Panel & Zoom)
  • Slide Show: Yes

     
  • Others
  • Start/Stop On LCD Frame: Yes
  • Zoom Button On LCD Frame: Yes
  • Weight: 340g (Without Tape & Battery)
  • Dimensions (W X H X D): 69 X 71 X 117mm
  • Additional Features: Charge On Camcorder, One Touch DVD Burn Button, HDD Drop Protection (Shock Absorber, 3g Sensor, Video Streaming Buffering, Drop Protection Sensor), Handycam Station Supplied

     
  • VTR
  • Format: MPEG-2 Ps
  • Playback Zoom: Yes (X1.1-5)(Touchpanel + Zoom Lever)
  • Other: Visual Index, Tv Type Select, Playlist Edit (Add, Delete, Move), Original Edit (Delete, Protect)

     
  • Connection
  • Video (Via Multi Av): Yes (Output Only)
  • Usb Terminal: Yes (Handycam Station:Mini B/High-Speed)
  • DC In: Yes
     
  • Approximate Continuous Recording Time (LCD Off)
  • Np-Fp50: 125 Minutes
  • Np-Fp71: 315 Minutes
  • Np-Fp90: 475 Minutes

Optional Accessories

  • BLTHSB- SHOULDER STRAP FOR HANDYCAM
  • HVL10NH- BATTERY VIDEO LIGHT 10W
  • HVLIRM- NIGHTSHOT 20M LIGHT + SHOE ADAPTOR
  • KKLC3- LCD CLEANING KIT
  • VCTR640- TRIPOD
  • VCTS30L- ACCESSORY SHOE ADAPTOR
  • VF30CPKX- 30MM PL FILTER & PROTECTOR KIT
  • VFR30NKX- 30MM ND FILTER & PROTECTOR KIT
  • VMC15FS- AV CABLE FOR MV CAMCORDERS