Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9V Digital Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9V is a Compact Digital Camera with a 1/2.3" sensor. Its 16 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-3200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-3200. With 16 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
A builtin Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9V to compensate for camera shake.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/1600 to 30s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/1600, fast action cannot be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9V features a 9-point Contrast-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. Manual Focus is also available.
Although this camera offers full manual controls, it does not have any control-dials to change exposure parameters directly. This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. There is no viewfinder on the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9V and no provision to add one.
|Sensor||16 Megapixels CMOS *Exmor R||Sensor Size||6 x 5mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||4:3 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||Built-In||Dust-Reduction||N / A|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 3200||Shutter-Speed||1/1600 - 30s|
|Lens||24 - 384mm F/3.3 - 5.9||Mininum Focus||5cm (w) / 1.2m (t)|
|Filter Diameter||Focus System||9-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp|
|Viewfinder Type||None||Viewfinder Size|
|Display Attachment||Fixed||Display Size||920K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, M||Scene Modes||13High Sensitivity, Soft, Landscape, Night Portrait, Night, Gourmet, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Pet, Soft Skin, Handheld Night, Anti Motion-Blur|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing|
|Exposure Compensation||±2 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning|
|Continuous Drive||10 FPS, 10 JPEG||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s|
|Command Dials||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||No||Multiple Exposure||No|
|Image Formats||JPEG||Flash Ports|
|Built-In Flash||Yes, 5.6 - 3.1m (W-T)||Flash Sync|
|Video Capture||1920x1080 @ 60 FPS 16:9 *Anamorphic 1440x1080 @ 60 FPS||Sound Input|
|Video Format||AVCHD, MPEG-4||WiFi||No|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity, Memory Stick Duo, Internal Memory||GPS||Position, Elevation, Orientation|
|Size||109 x 61 x 36mm (W x H x D)||Weight||215g|
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Sony DSC-HX9V Highlights
Sensor-Size: 6 x 5mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|16 Megapixels Travel Zoom||ISO 100-3200|
|16X Ultra-Wide Optical Zoom||Shutter 1/1600-30s|
|Built-in Stabilization||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|10 FPS Drive, 10 Images||Custom white-balance|
|1920x1080 @ 60 FPS Video Recording||Spot-Metering|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
|Memory Stick Duo|
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