Sony Handycam DCR HC36 - camcorder - Mini DV

Mfg. Part: DCRHC36 | CDW Part: 919929 | UNSPSC: 45121516
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  • HC36
  • Camcorder
  • 680 Kpix
  • optical zoom: 20 x
  • Mini DV
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • HC36
  • Camcorder
  • 680 Kpix
  • optical zoom: 20 x
  • Mini DV
Sony's DCR-HC36 MiniDV Handycam camcorder stands out with high-end digital imaging features at an affordable price. Super NightShot infrared system enables you to capture natural looking video in low light conditions. The Super SteadyShot picture stabilization system uses motion sensors to detect and correct camera "shake" for smoother video recording. Tele Macro Mode zooms in for close-up shots to bring out the subject in vivid imagery - making it stand out above the background.

This fully-equipped camcorder comes with easy solutions to transfer images and video recording to your computer. USB Streaming allows you to broadcast live video to family and friends, and i.LINK DV interface provides a connection from the camcorder to a variety of compatible devices.
Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Camcorder Features
Digital Still Camera Function: Yes
DV input: Yes
Low Lux Night Mode: Yes
Search Modes: End search

Qty: 1
Type: Composite video/audio output

Type: IEEE 1394 (FireWire/i.LINK)

Type: USB

Type: DC power input

Lens System
Filter Size: 25 mm
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 48 - 960mm
Focus Adjustment: Automatic , Manual
Lens Aperture: F/1.8-3.1
Lens Brand: Carl Zeiss
Max Focal Length: 46 mm
Min Focal Length: 2.3 mm
Optical Zoom: 20
Type: Zoom lens
Zoom Adjustment: Motorized drive

Optical Sensor
Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode): 340 Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution: 680 Kpix
Optical Sensor Size: 1/6"
Optical Sensor Type: Advanced HAD CCD
Sensor Qty: 1 CCD

Video Input
Analog Video Format: NTSC
Color Support: Color
Digital Scene Transition: Black fader , Monotone fader , Mosaic fader , White fader
Digital Zoom: 800
Features: 16:9 widescreen mode , Touch-screen control
Horizontal Resolution: 500 lines
Image Recording Format: JPEG
Media Type: Mini DV
Min Illumination: 0 Lux
Shooting Modes: Digital photo mode
Special Effects: Monotone , Mosaic , Negative Art , Pastel , Sepia , Solarization
Type: Camcorder
Video Recording Modes: LP , SP

Audio Input
Microphone Form Factor: Built-in
Type: Microphone

Battery Form Factor: Manufacturer specific
Manufacturer Battery Name: Sony NP-FP30

Connectivity Details Type: A/V cable

Connectivity Details Type: USB cable

Carrying Case
Type: None

Display Form Factor: Rotating
Display Format: 123,000 pixels
Output Type: Color
Technology: TFT active matrix
Type: LCD display

Display (Projector)
Diagonal Size: 2.5 in

Environmental Parameters
Max Operating Temperature: 104 °F
Min Operating Temperature: 32 °F

Manufacturer: Sony Camcorders
Model: HC36
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: Sony Handycam DCR

Included Accessories: Lens cap

Optical System
Image Stabilizer: Electronic (Super Steady Shot)

Power Device
Form Factor: External
Type: Power adapter

Support Details Full Contract Period: 1 year
Support Details Type: Limited warranty

Slot Provided
Total Qty: 1
Type: Memory Stick Duo

Operating System Support: MS Windows 2000 , MS Windows ME , MS Windows XP
Type: Drivers & Utilities , Sony Picture Package

Storage Floppy Drive
Type: None

Supported Battery Details
Details: Li-ion rechargeable battery
Included: Included
Quantity: 1

TV Tuner
Type: None

Viewfinder Color Support: Color
Viewfinder Type: Electronic

Dimensions & Weight
Depth: 4.4 in
Weight: 0.9 lbs
Width: 2.6 in

Service & Support
Type: 1 year warranty

Auto Focus
System: TTL contrast detection

Digital Player (Recorder)
Type: None

Exposure Parameters
Exposure Modes: Automatic , Program
Shooting Programs: Beach & ski , Landscape , Portrait mode , Sports lesson , Spotlight , Sunset & moon

Internal Storage
Type: None

Max Shutter Speed: 1/4000 sec
Min Shutter Speed: 1/4 sec

White Balance
White Balance: Automatic , Custom , Presets
White Balance Presets: Indoor , Outdoor

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