Sony DCR-PC105 NON 1Mpix CCD USB MS slot

DCR-PC105
Digital
Handycam® Camcorder
Sony’s compact Handycam® Camcorder offers a 1.0 Megapixel CCD
Imager, 2.5" Touch Panel LCD Screen, Carl Zeiss® optics and USB
Streaming. Producing excellent still image quality and superb Digital
Video that help you shoot, play and share your precious memories.
F E AT U R E S
1.0 Megapixel (Gross) Advanced HAD™
CCD Imager
1/4.7" Advanced HAD (Hole
Accumulation Diode) CCD imager
with 690K (effective) pixels
provides excellent detail and clarity, with
exceptional digital video performance (520
lines of horizontal resolution). Realize great
looking digital still images utilizing 1000K
(effective) pixels. The Megapixel technology
enhances your digital videos and digital still
photography performance.
MiniDV Recording
MiniDV digital recording format delivers 3X
color bandwidth of VHS and lower signal to
noise ratio compared to analog formats and
provides stunning video performance.
Professional Quality Carl Zeiss®
Vario-Sonnar® Lens
Carl Zeiss lens have an advanced optical
multi-layer coating offering less glare and
flare with increased contrast. This results
in vivid image brilliance, true-to-life color
saturation, and perfect renditions of
subtle tones.
10X Optical/120X Precision Digital Zoom
The Carl Zeiss® Optical Zoom brings the
action close up from far away. In addition,
precision digital zoom interpolation
technology means that extreme digital
zooming is clearer, with less distortion
than previous types of digital zoom.
➤2.5" Precision SwivelScreen™ Hybrid
Touch Panel LCD Display (211K)
The 211k pixel LCD provides
excellent viewing clarity with
improved resolution. The
Hybrid system consist of a transmissive
LCD combined with a reflective LCD. By
turning off the LCD backlight, it will capture
more ambient light virtually eliminating LCD
“wash-out.” Images will be visible in the
LCD even in the most challenging outdoor
lighting conditions. The “On Screen” touch
panel system allows you to navigate through
the camera’s menu system at the touch of
the LCD screen.
➤ STEP-UP
Color Viewfinder (113K)
Provides a clear, color view of
video subjects, and makes
spotting or following subjects
easier.
Super SteadyShot Picture
Stabilization System
An advanced version of Sony’s
SteadyShot® system that
controls an even higher range
of shake and vibration frequencies, to
achieve an even higher level of smoothness
without degradation of video like some
other image stabilization systems.
Digital Still Memory Mode with Memory
Stick® Media
Digital Still Memory Mode
captures high quality Megapixel
still images at 1152 x 864 or
640 x 480 resolution directly to Memory
Stick media. Images are stored in the
JPEG format providing easy transfer to
compatible PCs for emailing, printing, or
sharing with family and friends. 8MB
Memory Stick media is supplied.
MPEG Movie EX Mode
Unlike earlier MPEG1 Movies,
MPEG Movie EX will allow you
to record uninterrupted to the
full capacity of the Memory Stick® media.
For example a 128MB Memory Stick
media will record up to 85 minutes of
non-stop MPEG1 video.
➤Intelligent Pop-Up Flash
Provides the appropriate amount of
flash for optimum brightness and color
accuracy in virtually any lighting
condition when shooting still images.
i.LINK®* DV Interface (IEEE1394)
A high speed bi-directional digital
video/audio communication
between two devices equipped
with a IEEE 1394 interface, including
camcorders, digital VTRs, capture cards
and PCs.
➤Click to DVD™ Software Connectivity
By connecting the camcorder to a Sony
VAIO® computer, via i.LINK® interface*
and pressing the “Burn DVD” button in
the menu system, this allows you to
automatically burn a copy of your
personal videos to DVD. This feature is
compatible with newer versions of Click
To DVD™ software found exclusively, on
select VAIO® Notebook and Desktop
computers.
Analog-to-Digital Conversion
with Pass-Through
Convert and/or record any analog NTSC
video source to digital video via the analog
inputs. Analog NTSC video can also be
passed-through the digital Handycam®
camcorder directly into a PC via the
i.LINK® interface* in real time for easy PC
editing of your analog footage.
USB Streaming
Stay connected with family
and friends by broadcasting
live video with audio, via the
Internet with the USB interface. You can
even playback your favorite recorded
scene stored on tape. It’s like having
your own web camera or video
conferencing system.
USB Interface
USB interface provides an easy way to
connect the digital Handycam camcorder
to computers for fast transfer of digital
images and MPEG movies stored on
Memory Stick® media to the PC.
InfoLithium® Battery with AccuPower™
Meter System
Charge the battery at any time
because unlike NiCad (Nickel
Cadmium) batteries, Sony’s
rechargeable Lithium-Ion batteries are not
subjected to a life shortening “memory
effect”. Sony’s exclusive AccuPower meter
displays the battery time remaining in
minutes, in the viewfinder or the LCD screen.
F E AT U R E
Digital Imaging Training Guide
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DCR-PC105
A D D I T I O N A L F E AT U R E S
TM
14 Bit DXP A/D Conversion
AE Bracketing
Burst Mode
Digital Program Editing
EXIF 2.2
Index Titling
Intelligent Accessory Shoe
Interval/Frame Recording
Photo Mode
Photo Save
Picture Effect Modes
PIM (Print Image Matching)
Playback Zoom
Print Mark
Progressive Shutter System
Super NightShot® Infrared
System and Color Slow Shutter
Stamina® Battery Power
Management System
S P E C I F I C AT I O N S
Imaging Device: 1/4.7" 1,070K Gross Pixels, Advanced HAD™ CCD
Video Actual: 690K
Still Actual: 1,000K
F: 1.8-2
Focal Distance: 3.7-37mm
35mm Conversion: 50-500mm (Camera Mode)
42-420mm (Memory Mode)
Filter Diameter: 30mm
Optical Zoom: 10X
Digital Zoom: 120X
Focusing: Full Range Auto/Manual/Spot (Touch Panel)
Minimum Illumination: 7 Lux (0 Lux with NightShot® Infrared
System)
NightShot Infrared System: Super NightShot, Color Slow Shutter
Shutter Speed: 1/4-1/4000 (AE Mode)
Memory Mode: Yes, 1152 x 864, 640 x 480
MPEG Movie EX Mode: Yes, 320 x 240, 160 x 112
Viewfinder: Color (113K)
LCD: 2.5" Color (211K)
Accessory Shoe: Yes (Intelligent)
Video Input/Output: Yes/Yes (Special, S-Video/A/V)
Audio Input/Output: Yes/Yes (Stereo, Special)
i.LINK® DV Interface (IEEE1394): Yes (4 Pin)
USB Terminal: Yes
Memory Stick PRO™ Media Compatibility: Tested to support up to
1GB media capacity; does not support high speed transfer
function; does not support Access Control security function
USB Streaming: Yes, 320 x 240 (up to 30 frames/sec.)
Headphone Jack: Yes (Mini, Stereo)
Mic-Input: Yes (Stereo)
White Balance: Auto, Outdoor, Indoor, Hold
Exposure: Yes/Touch Panel (24 Step)
Software OS Compatibility: Microsoft® Windows® 98SE, 2000, Me,
XP; Macintosh® 8.5.1 - 9.1**
Power Consumption (VF/LCD/VF+LCD): 3.2W/3.8W/4.1W
Dimensions (WHD): 2" x 4 1⁄8" x 3 7⁄8" (51mm x 104mm x 97mm)
Weight: 1 lb 0 oz (460g) w/o Battery
Supplied Accessories: AC-L15 Power Adapter/In Camera Charger,
NP-FM30 InfoLithium Rechargeable Battery, RMT-831
Wireless Remote Commander® Remote, 2 AA Batteries,
A/V Cable, Lens Cap, Shoulder Strap, 8MB Memory
Stick® Media, USB Cable, CD-ROM with USB Driver
(Pixela™ ImageMixer Software Ver. 1.5), LCD Cleaning Cloth
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Battery*
(Fully charged)
BATTERY LIFE
Rec Time
VF/LCD/VF+LCD
Playback Time
LCD On/Off
NP-FM30
90/70/70 min
100/135
NP-FM50
150/120/110 min
160/220
NP-FM70
310/250/240 min
335/450
NP-QM71D
365/290/275 min
390/530
NP-FM90
475/380/360 min
505/685
NP-QM91D
550/445/420 min
585/785
*Results may vary depending upon conditions
min
min
min
min
min
min
MEMORY MODE
Memory Stick® Fine/Std
1152 x 864
Media1
Fine/Std
640 x 480
8MB
16MB
32MB
64MB
128MB
50/120
96/240
190/485
390/980
780/1970
15/37
30/74
61/150
120/300
245/600
Memory Stick PRO™ Fine/Std
Media1
1152 x 864
256MB
512MB
1GB
460/1050
900/2050
1850/4200
Fine/Std
640 x 480
1450/3650
2900/7200
5900/14,500
MPEG MOVIE EX MODE
h=hour, m=minute, s=second
®
Memory Stick Email Mode
Media
(160 x 112)
8MB
16MB
32MB
64MB
128MB
5m 20s
10m 40s
21m 20s
42m 40s
1h 25m 20s
Presentation Memory Stick PRO™ Email Mode
Mode (320 x 240)
Media
(160 x 112)
1m 20s
2m 40s
5m 20s
10m 40s
21m 20s
Presentation
Mode (320 x 240)
256MB 2h 50m 40s
42m 40s
512MB 5h 41m 20s 1h 25m 20s
1GB 11h 22m 40s 2h 50m 40s
OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES
AC-SQ950D AC Quick Charger for
Super Quick Batteries
NP-QM71D/91D Super Quick
High Capacity InfoLithium®
Batteries
NP-FM50/70/90 High Capacity
InfoLithium® Batteries
LCS-VA1 Carrying Case
MSA-16/32/64/128 Memory
Stick® Media
MSA-128SZ Memory Stick®
Select Media
MSX-256/512/1GB Memory Stick
PRO™ Media
HVL-IRH2 NightShot Infrared
Light
HVL-S3D Video Light
VCT-870RM Remote Control
Tripod
* i.LINK is a trademark of Sony, used only to designate that a product contains an IEEE1394 connector. All
products with an IEEE1394 connector may not communicate with each other.
** Not compatible with USB Streaming.
©2003 Sony Electronics Inc.
Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. All rights reserved.
Sony, AccuPower, Advanced HAD, Click to DVD, Handycam, i.LINK, InfoLithium, MagicGate, Memory Stick,
Memory Stick PRO, the Memory Stick logo, NightShot, Remote Commander, Stamina, SteadyShot,
SwivelScreen, VAIO and Worry Free are trademarks of Sony. Carl Zeiss and Vario-Sonnar are trademarks of
Carl Zeiss. Microsoft, Windows and Netmeeting are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
Macintosh is a registered trademark of Apple Computer, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their
respective owners. Features and specifications subject to change without notice. Non-metric weights and
measures are approximate.
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Available storage capacity of Memory Stick and Memory Stick PRO media may vary. A portion of the
memory is used for data management functions.