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Sony HX300 review

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Product Type
Compact Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
No
Effective Camera Resolution
20.4 Megapixel
GPS
No
USB
Yes
Wide Angle
Yes
PictBridge
No
Product Family
Cyber-shot H
Image Stabilization
Optical
Colour
Black
Optical Zoom
50x
Digital Zoom
200x
Brand Name
Sony
Features
Face Detection, Continuous Shooting Mode, Smile Detection, Live View
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Viewfinder Type
Optical
Weight (Approximate)
623 g
Minimum Focus Distance
10 mm
Maximum Image Resolution
5184 x 3888
Maximum Frame Rate
60 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
Exmor R CMOS
HDMI
Yes
Battery Model Supported
NP-BX1
Memory Card Supported
Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO High Speed Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), microSD Card, microSDHC Card
Height
93.2 mm
Width
129.6 mm
Depth
103.2 mm
Product Series
H
Focal Length
4.30 mm to 215 mm
Image Formats
JPEG
Flash Modes
Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Slow Sync, Rear Slow Sync, Advanced Flash, Red-eye Fix
Focus Modes
Auto, Manual
Manufacturer
Sony Corporation
Product Model
DSC-HX300
Product Name
HX300 Digital Compact Camera
Product Line
Cyber-shot
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
DSCHX300B.CEH
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.sony.co.uk
Marketing Information

Take your photography to the next level

Explore the creative freedom of manual controls plus DSLR-style design that fits comfortably in your hand. Pull any scene closer with the 50x optical zoom. Lock on to your subject with fast autofocus. Give your photos a professional finish, even when the lights are low.

Battery Life
400 Shot/3.33 Hour Video
Package Contents
  • HX300 Digital Compact Camera
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-BX1)
  • AC Adaptor (AC-UB10/UB10B/UB10C/UB10D)
  • Micro USB
  • Instruction Manual
  • Shoulder Strap
  • Lens Cap
  • Software Media
Display Resolution
921600 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year

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