Sony High Zoom Point and Shoot Camera
Capture the action up close with the powerful 63x zoom, 20.1MP camera that takes you there. Even shoot on the move thanks to Optical SteadyShot that helps minimize blur. Use Easy Mode to simplify the camera’s menu functions, plus add fun or dramatic looks with the built-in Picture Effects. It’s ready when you are.
Get everything up close with powerful 63x Optical Zoom
Get amazingly close with 63x optical zoom on a professional Carl ZEISS lens. Far off subjects are now in reach with amazing detail with this incredibly powerful zoom.
Shoot incredibly smooth video1 and stills
Shoot incredibly smooth video1 and still images with Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization with Active mode. This technology works to deliver sharp image quality with low noise and minimal blur even while the user is strolling and the camera is zoomed in.
20.1MP Super HAD CCD sensor for beautifully detailed images
A powerful 20.1 megapixel super HAD CCD image sensor helps you capture gorgeous images with superb contrast and clarity down to the finest detail.
Picture Effect for more expressive photos
Picture Effect adds a new level of expression to photos, making ordinary landscapes and portraits come to life by heightening mood and emphasizing certain attributes. Picture Effect can be applied to still images (4 modes), movies (4 modes) and panoramic shots (3 modes), giving photos and movies even greater impact.
Sweep Panorama mode (up to 360°)
Reach beyond the traditional wide angle lens, and capture more breathtaking shots with Sweep Panorama mode. Simply press the shutter button and sweep the camera in the desired direction and the camera continuously shoots at a high speed, then seamlessly stitches the images together with automatic position adjustment to create one stunning panoramic image. Available in wide and up to 360° full circle, the camera can take a variety of panoramic shots. Now capturing wide landscapes is as easy as press and sweep.
Smile Shutter technology automatically captures smiles
Smile Shutter technology captures a smile the moment it happens. Simply press the Smile Shutter button and the camera does the rest. You can also select adult and child priority and indicate the degree of Smile Detection sensitivity. Intelligent Scene Recognition can now be used together with Smile Shutter mode when the Intelligent Auto mode is on. This means that beautiful smiles can be captured with settings optimized for the particular scene, even in difficult conditions such as twilight and backlighting.
Shoot in challenging lighting situations with Party Mode
Shoot in challenging lighting situations with Party Mode. The camera automatically adjusts ISO sensitivity, exposure compensation and saturation to enable easy capturing of bright, vivid party photos.
Easy Operation with DSLR-like body & EVF
The DSC-H400 was designed with ease of use in mind. Its ergonomic grip, similar to those on standard single-lens reflex cameras, makes handling the camera easy. The Images are clearly displayed in the viewfinder, with minimal reflection, even when shooting outdoors in bright sunlight.
3.0” (921K dots) Clear Photo LCD display
Generous 3.0” (921K dots) Clear Photo LCD display features sharp, natural color that makes it easy to compose shots, read menus, and view photos, even in bright sunlight.
- Camera Type:High Zoom digital camera
- Imaging Sensor:1/2.3" Super HAD CCD Sensor
- Pixel Gross:20.4 MP
- Effective Picture Resolution:20.1 MP
- Color Filter System:RGB primary color mosaic filters
- Media Type:SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card
Memory Stick PRO Duo/Pro-HG Duo media
- Still Image Mode:JPEG
- Still Image Max Effective Resolution:Approx. 20.1 Megapixels
- Still Image Size 16:9:15M(5,152 x 2,896) / 2M(1,920 x 1,080)
- Still Image Size 4:3:20M(5,152 x 3,864) / 10M(3,648 x 2,736) / 5M(2,592 x 1,944)
- Panorama Still Image Size:Sweep Panorama:360°(11,520×1,080) / Wide(7,152 x 1,080/4,912 x 1,920) / Standard(4,912 x 1,080/3,424 x 1,920)
- Video Format:MP4 (AVC / H.264)
- Video Mode:1280x720(Fine)(1,280×720/30fps)/1280x720(Standard)(1,280×720/30fps)/VGA(640×480/30fps)
- Microphone/Speaker:Mono / Mono
- Still Image File Format:JPEG
- Lens Type:Sony Lens
- Aperture:f 3.4 - 6.5
- Optical Zoom:63x
- Focal Length (35mm equivalent):Still 4:3: 24.5 - 1550mm / Movie 4:3: 29.2 - 1849mm / Still 16:9:27.0 - 1700mm / Movie 16:9:32.1 - 2029mm
- Minimum Focus Distance:iAuto:AF(W:Approx.1cm(0.03 ft) to Infinity, T:Approx.350cm(11.48 ft) to Infinity) / Program Auto:AF(W:Approx.1cm(0.03 ft) to Infinity, T:Approx.350cm(11.48 ft) to Infinity)
- Type:.2" (0.5cm) EVF (201k)
- LCD Type:3.0" Clear Photo LCD (460K dots)
- Brightness Control:5(Bright) / 4 / 3 / 2 / 1(Dark)
- Grid Display:Yes
- AF Modes:Multi Point AF /Center Weighted AF / Spot AF / Tracking Focus / Face Tracking Focus
- AF Illuminator:Auto / Off
- Metering Modes:Multi Pattern / Center Weighted / Spot
- Exposure Compensation:Plus / Minus 2.0EV, 1 / 3EV step
- Scene Mode(s):High Sensitivity / Soft snap /Portrait / Landscape / Night Portrait / Night Scene / Gourmet / Beach / Snow / Fireworks / Pet mode / Party Mode
- D-Range Optimizer:Standard / Plus / Off
- ISO:Auto / 80 / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 /1600 / 3200
- White Balance Mode:Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent 1 (White Fluorescent Lighting), Fluorescent 2 (Natural White Fluorescent Lighting), Fluorescent 3 (Day White Fluorescent Lighting), Incandescent, Flash, One Push, One Push Set
- Minimum Illumination:Auto:28lux(Shutter Speed 1/30)
- ISO Sensitivity (Movie):Auto:( ISO100-ISO 800 Level )
- Self-timer:Off / 10sec. / 2sec. / portrait1 / portrait2
- Shutter Speeds:iAuto(2 - 1/2000) / Program Auto(1 - 1/2000) / Manual(30 - 1/2000)
- Burst Mode:Approx.0.71 fps (100 shots)
- Flash Modes:Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Flash Off / Advanced Flash
- Flash Coverage:ISO Auto: Approx.0.4m to 8.8m(1.3 ft to 28.8ft)(W) / Approx.3.5m to 4.6m(11.4 ft to 15.0ft)(T) / ISO3200: up to Approx. 12.4m(40.6 ft)(W) /Approx. 6.5m(21.3 ft)(T)
- Red-Eye Reduction:Auto / On / Off
- Erase/Protect:Erase: Single / Select / Date / Folder, Protect: Single / Select / Date / Folder
- Power Save Mode:Standard / Max /Off
- Sweep Panorama:Sweep Panorama (360)
- Face Detection:8 faces
- Smile Shutter technology:Yes
- Image Stabilization:Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization with Intelligent Active Mode
- Intelligent Auto:Yes
- Tracking Focus:Off / Auto
- Memory Card Slot:MS Duo and SD/SDHC compatible
- SD Output:Composite
- USB Port(s):Multi (AV/USB), Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0)
- Tripod Mount:Yes
- Dimensions (Approx.):W x H x D: 5 1/8" x 3 3/4" x 4 7/8" (129.6mm x 95.0mm x 122.3mm)
- Weight(Approx) (Main unit only):Approx 1lb 6.2oz (628g)
- Battery Type:NP-BX1
- Number of Still Images:Approx. 300 / Approx. 150min
- Power Consumption (in Operation):Approx.1.5W
- Power Requirements:AC 100V to 240V, 50/60 Hz, 70mA
- Supplied Software:Supplied Software: PlayMemories Home
- Operating System Compatibility:supported, Windows Image Mastering API(IMAPI) Ver.2.0 or later is required to use the function for creating discs.) Windows Vista SP2 (Starter Edition is not supported) Windows 7 SP1; Windows 8; Mac OS X (10.6-10.8)
- Limited Warranty Term:1year limited parts / 90days labor
- Picture Effects:Still/Movie:Toy camera/Pop Color/Partial color/SoftToy High-key; Panorama: Pop Color/Partial color/Soft High-key
1Records in 29 minute segments
2Requires HDTV and HDMI cable sold separately
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