The definitive travel camera from Sony has to be the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V and it might just be the whole package for you. With an incredible 20x optical zoom Sony G lens and compact body the HX30V can cover all your photographic needs with its 25-500mm focal range. Everything from portraits to landscape is a breeze with this versatile, high quality lens. The high-speed autofocus and Optical Active SteadyShot image stabilization make for a blur-free pleasing shot and smooth hand-held Full HD 1080p video. The high resolution 18.2 megapixel back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor is purpose-built for mind-blowing low light performance, making the HX30V a trooper in varying light conditions. The HX30 also includes Wi-Fi connectivity, 3D shooting and GPS functionality, making it one smooth little package.
Movie Feature – captures Full High Definition video* with audio up to 1920 x 1080 resolution at 50p frames per second for smooth action footage. Optical zoom functions whilst filming. * We recommend using Class 4 or higher memory cards for recording Full HD video. SDHC and SDXC memory cards are only compatible with their respective devices.
Product Code: SonyHX30V +Card
High Quality 20x Optical Zoom G Lens – The Sony DSC-HX30V is prepared for any adventure, with a whopping 20x optical zoom and 25mm wide angle. The high quality G-series glass makes everything from landscapes to portraits and group shots effortless.
Optical Active SteadyShot – This advanced image stabilization makes hand-held stills and video easier with more pleasing results. It features a built-in motion sensor to detect camera shake and automatically shifts the lens to aid against blur.
Wi-Fi Connectivity – View photos and video with ease on your TV, smartphone or computer with the HX30V’s Wi-Fi connectivity feature utilizing the PlayMemories free app.
18.2 Megapixel Exmor R CMOS Sensor – Low light shooting is crisper and more detailed with less noise than ever before with the back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor.
Sensor Size & Type 1/2.3 Exmor R CMOS
Effective Pixels 18.2 Megapixel
Lens Type Sony G
Focal Length 35mm-
F Stop f3.2-f5.8
Optical Zoom 20x
PROCESSOR Steady Shot Yes (Active)
AF Range W:1cm-infinty T:170cm
AF Area Multi-Point, Centre-Weighted, Flexible Spot, Manual, Semi
Manual, Tracking Focus, Face Tracking Focus
CONTROL & SETTINGS
GPS & Compass Yes
EV Adjustment From +2.0 to -2.0, 1/3 Step
Shutter Speed 4” to 1/1,600 in iAuto | 1” to 1/1,600 in Program Auto
ISO Sensitivity 100 to 12800 in 1-stop increments
Face Detection Yes
Smile Shutter Yes
FLASH Flash Mode Auto / On / Slow Synch / Off
High sensitivity, Night Scene, Handheld Twilight, Night
Portrait, Landscape, Soft Snap, Soft Skin, Anti Motion Blur, Backlight Correction HDR, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Gourmet, Pet Mode, Advanced Sports Shooting
Superior Auto, Intelligent Auto, Easy Shooting, Program Auto, Movie Mode, Panorama, Manual Exposure, Scene Selection, Picture Effect, 3D, Background Defocus
HDR Painting, Rich Tone Monochrome, Miniature, Toy Camera, Pop Colour, Partial Colour, Soft High-key, Watercolour, Illustration
ADVANCED SHOOTING MODES
Background Defocus Yes
3D Sweep Panorama Yes
LCD LCD 7.5cm / 3.0" (4x3)
AVCHD 1080 50p Yes
AVCHD 1080 50i Yes
Recording Format AVCHD Data USB Video HDMI
Battery Type li-ion NP-BG1 / NP-FG1
Battery Life 320 stills / 75 min video
Dimensions (WxHxD) 107 x 62 x 35mm
STORAGE Media Memory Stick Duo / SD Memory Card
Accessories AC Adapter, NP-BG1 Battery, Micro USB Cable, Manual,
Software PlayMemories (via download)
PC: PlayMemories Lite, PlayMemories Home
PC/Mac: Music Transfer
Mac: PlayMemories Online Uploader
USB Terminal Use Windows XP, Vista, 7, OSX
* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice
Sony Cybershot DSCHX30V Digital Camera Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-BG1) AC Adaptor Micro USB Cable Wrist Strap Software: Play Memories (via download) Instruction Manual 12 month Warranty from Sony Australia