With Sony's own unique MF Trinicon imaging tube, this device offered high-quality video with horizontal resolution of 300 lines. Its large-aperture lens offered a bright F value of 1.4 and optical zoom up to 6X.
The first Beta Movie video camera incorporating an internal Beta system deck.
This 8mm video camera was lovingly nicknamed the Handycam. This featherweight 790g model took the world by storm under the Passport Size marketing slogan. Featuring all the latest state-of-the art technology, this model offered video enthusiasts an easy and convenient means of recording on-the-go.
New Passport Size digital video camera. This was the industry's smallest and lightest model and featured a 2.5-inch flexible LCD viewscreen.
Utilizing a MICROMV cassette led to size reductions measuring approximately 1/3 the mini-DV cassette in terms of cubic volume. With the additional incorporation of Bluetooth functionality, this Network Handycam IP was a compact, lightweight, and high quality camcorder that could be linked directly to a network without the need for intermediate connection to a PC.
This model utilized 8cm-diameter DVD as the recording media. The device featured ease of operation unique to DVDs, including the convenience of viewing scenes on the user's DVD player immediately after shooting.
|(*as of Sept. 2004 based on Sony research)|
Put the power of digital HD in the hands of consumers and made recording a breeze. Offers the exceptional resolution of HD (1080i) and extremely compact thanks to the newly developed CMOS sensor.
Digital HD Handycam conforming to the AVCHD standard. Records advanced-resolution HD content on 3-inch (8 cm) DVDs.
Digital HD Handycam conforming to the AVCHD standard. Records advanced-resolution HD content to hard disk drive.
Full HD Handycam camcorder with Memory Stick features a lightweight, durable titanium body. This Handycam captured headlines as the world's smallest Full HD camcorder---enabling users to record in 1920 x 1080 HD. This model incorporates advanced technologies such as face detection technology and ClearVidTM CMOS sensor combined with ExmorTM video noise reduction technology, etc.
This model becomes the world's first camcorder with new back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS image sensor , GPS, and improved optical image stabilization
This model is world's smallest full HD "Handycam"
World's first consumer interchangeable-lens HD camcorder
These Bloggie camcorders shot HD MP4 video and stills and made it incredibly easily to upload content to the web.