Sony DCR-TRV460E NON 540Kpix 2.5"LCD USB Dig8

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DCR-TRV460
Digital Handycam® Camcorder
The DCR-TRV460 is backward compatible with
previously recorded 8mm or Hi8™ tapes. In
addition, it can be used as a digital still camera
with MPEG Movie EX recording capability; you
can also record video in no light using
NightShot Plus infrared system. You also have
a 2.5” Touch Panel LCD Screen which is
prefect for framing the action.
F E AT U R E S
Digital8® Video Recording
Digital8 recording format delivers 3X
the color bandwidth of VHS with
significantly less video noise providing
stunning video performance. Digital8 records
digital audio and video comparable to MiniDV
on affordable Hi8™ tapes.
1/6" CCD Imager, 460K Pixels Gross
1/6" CCD imager with 290K (effective) pixels
provides great detail and clarity, with
exceptional analog video performance.
20X Optical/990X Digital Zoom
The optical zoom helps to bring
the action up close from far away.
In addition, the digital zoom
interpolation means that extreme digital
zooming is clearer, with less distortion than
previous types of digital zooms.
➤Backward Compatibility
The DCR-TRV460 is capable of playing back
8mm, Hi8 and Digital8 video tapes for
maximum convenience for those who have an
existing library of analog cassettes.
➤2.5" SwivelScreen™ Touch Panel LCD
Display (123K Pixels)
Provides excellent viewing clarity
with improved resolution. The
high-resolution 123K pixels LCD
rotates up to 270-degrees for multiple viewing
angles providing a sharp detailed images for
monitoring or playback.
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.
➤ STEP-UP
F E AT U R E
Digital Still Memory Mode Capable
with Memory Stick® Media
Digital Still Memory Mode captures
high-quality still images at 640 x 480
resolution directly to Memory Stick or
Memory Stick PRO™ Media. Images are
stored in the JPEG format providing easy
transfer to PCs for emailing, printing or
sharing with friends and family.
MPEG Movie EX Mode
MPEG Movie EX will allow you to
record uninterrupted MPEG1
Movies and audio directly to the
Memory Stick® Media, up to the capacity of
the media. For example, a single 128MB
Memory Stick media can record up to 85
minutes of non-stop MPEG1 video, or over 11
hours on 1GB Memory Stick PRO™ Media.
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.
SteadyShot® Picture Stabilization System
Picture stabilization system that uses
motion sensory to detect and
compensate for camera “shake”
without compromising picture quality like some
other digital stabilization systems.
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.
i.LINK®* DV Interface (IEEE1394)
A high speed bi-directional digital
video/audio communication between
two compatible devices equipped with
an IEEE1394 interface, including camcorders,
digital VTRs, capture cards and PCs.
Easy Dubbing
Connect the Handycam camcorder to a VCR
deck to make VHS copies of your home videos
quickly and easily. The camcorder will control
up to 59 brands of VCRs.
Super NightShot Plus Infrared System
An advanced version of Sony’s
NightShot® Infrared system that
allows users to record natural
color images in low-light conditions, but
without the blurring common with other
low-light recording systems.
Stamina® Battery Power Management
System
Using the optional NP-QM91D
InfoLithium® battery the DCR-TRV460
can continuously record up to 10 hours
on one complete charge, providing extra long
battery life.
Program AE (Auto Exposure) Modes
Program AE modes make
recording easy even when filming
in challenging situations. Choose
from Portrait, Beach & Ski, Sports Lesson,
Landscape, Spotlight, Sunset & Moon modes.
Picture Effects
Get creative when recording or
playing back videos with Sony’s
Picture Effect modes. Effects
available in Camera mode: Negative Art, Sepia,
Monotone, Solarize, Pastel and Mosaic. Effects
available in Playback mode: Negative Art, Sepia,
Black & White and Solarize.
End Search
Advances the video tape to the last 5 seconds
of the recorded scene. This prevents
accidentally recording over previous recorded
videos.
Fader Effects
Enhance your personal videos by adding
professional looking fader effects. Choose
from Black, Mosaic, White, Bounce, Overlap,
Wipe, Monotone and Random Dot.
Picture Package™ Software
Easily create fun music videos with the
supplied software.
DCR-TRV460
Digital Handycam® Camcorder
A D D I T I O N A L F E AT U R E S
Battery Information
Built-In White LED Light
Easy Handycam Button
Manual Focus
Multi-Language Menu
Photo Mode
PictBridge™ Compatibility
Titling
S P E C I F I C AT I O N S
Imaging Device: 1/6" 460K Gross Pixel CCD
Video Actual: 290K Pixels
Still Actual: 290K Pixels
F: 1.6-2.4
Focal Distance: 2.5 – 50mm
35mm Conversion: 42 – 840mm (Camera Mode)
TM
Battery*
(Fully charged)
Continuous Record Time
VF/LCD/VF+LCD
NP-FM30
105/80/70
NP-FM50
170/130/120
NP-QM71D
415/315/290
NP-FM91/QM91D
625/475/445
*Results may vary depending upon
capacity; does not support high speed transfer
function; does not support Access Control security function
USB Streaming: Yes
LANC (Accessory) Terminal: N/A
Headphone Jack: N/A
Mic. Input: N/A
White Balance: Auto
Exposure: Yes, Touch Panel (24 Step)
Software OS Compatibility: Microsoft® Windows® 98SE, Me, 2000, XP Home
and Pro
Macintosh® OS X (10.1.5 or later)**
Power Consumption (VF/LCD/VF+LCD): 2.9W/3.8W/4.1W
Dimensions (WHD): 3 3⁄8" x 3 7⁄8" x 6" (85 x 98 x 151mm)
Weight: 1 lb. 12oz. (800g) without Tape and Battery
Supplied Accessories: AC-L15 Power Adaptor/In Camera Charger, NP-FM30
InfoLithium® Rechargeable Battery, Mono A/V Cable, Lens
Cap, USB Cable, Shoulder Strap, CD-ROM with USB Driver
(Picture Package™ Software Ver. 1.0 for Sony), RMT-831
Wireless Remote Commander® Remote Control
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Continuous Playback Time
LCD On/Off
min
min
min
min
conditions
80/120
135/195
335/465
505/695
min
min
min
min
MEMORY MODE
42 – 840mm (Memory Mode)
Filter Diameter: 37mm
Optical Zoom: 20X
Digital Zoom: 990X
Focusing: Full Range Auto/Manual (Dial)
Minimum Illumination: 4 Lux (0 Lux with NightShot Plus Infrared System)
NightShot® Infrared System: Super NightShot Plus
Shutter Speed: 1/4 – 1/4000 sec. (AE Mode)
Viewfinder: Black and White, 90K Pixels
LCD: 2.5" (123K) Color Touch Panel
Accessory Shoe: N/A
Video Input/Output: Yes/Yes (S-Video, Mini)
Audio Input/Output: Yes/Yes (Stereo, Special)
i.LINK® DV Interface (IEEE1394): Yes
USB: Yes
Memory Stick PRO™ Media Compatibility: Tested to support up to 1GB media
BATTERY LIFE
Memory Stick®
Media1
8MB
16MB
32MB
64MB
128MB
Fine
640 x 480
50
96
190
390
780
Standard Memory Stick Pro™
640 x 480
Media1
120
240
485
980
1970
256MB
512MB
1GB
Fine
640 x 480
Standard
640 x 480
1400
2850
5900
3550
7200
14500
MPEG MOVIE EX MODE
h=hour, m=minute, s=second
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Memory Stick
Media
8MB
16MB
32MB
64MB
128MB
Email Mode
(160 x 112)
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
256MB
512MB
1GB
Presentation
Mode (320 x 240)
2h 50m 40s
42m 40s
5h 41m 20s 1h 25m 20s
11h 22m 40s 2h 50m 40s
OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES
MSA-32A/64A/128A Memory Stick® Media
MSA-128S2 Memory Stick® Media with
Memory Select Function
MSX-256/512/1G Memory Stick PRO™ Media
AC-SQ950D AC Quick Charger for Super Quick
batteries
AC-VQ850D AC/DC Adaptor Quick Charger
PC-VM50 Portable AC Charger
DCC-L50 Car Battery Adaptor Cable
LCS-VA2 Carrying Case
LCS-VA1 Carrying Case
ACC-KITFM50 Handycam Camcorder Starter Kit
VCL-0637H Wide Angle Lens
VCL-HG0737X High Grade Wide Angle Lens
VCL-ES06A Wide Angle Lens
VCL-ES20A Telephoto Lens
VCL-R2037X High Grade Telephoto Lens
VF-R37K Natural Density Filter Kit
VF-37PK Polarizing Filter Kit
VCT-R610 Tripod
VCT-R610 Lightweight Tripod
VCT-TK1 Pocket Tripod
©2004 Sony Electronics Inc.
Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. All rights reserved.
Sony, AccuPower, Handycam, i.LINK, InfoLithium, Memory Stick (word and logo), Memory Stick PRO,
NightShot, Picture Package, Remote Commander, Stamina, SteadyShot, SwivelScreen and Worry Free are
trademarks of Sony. Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Macintosh
is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc. PictBridge is a trademark of CIPA. All other trademarks are property of
their respective owners. Features and specifications subject to change without notice. Non-metric weights
and measures are approximate.
1
Available storage capacity of Memory Stick and Memory Stick PRO media may vary. A portion of the
memory is used for data management functions. Actual available memory in MBs is: 8=7.5, 16=15, 32=30,
64=61, 128=123, 256=220, 512=460, 1GB=940MB
* 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.