|Capture your next jam session with pro-quality sound and HD video. Imagine recording CD-quality audio in uncompressed Linear PCM or versatile, internet-ready AAC with this compact camcorder featuring a 120° X/Y mic. It also records HD video at 120° with its wide-angle lens and captures fine detail even in dimly-lit venues. Put simply, every artist should have one.|
Powerful LPCM and AAC for recording versatilityRecords in uncompressed Linear PCM (LPCM) and versatile AAC sound. With LPCM recording you’ll capture high resolution CD-quality sound (44.1kHz, 16 bit). With AAC recording you’ll (48kHz, 128kbps) capture files ideal for the internet.
Capture wide stereo sound with 120° X/Y micThe HDR-MV1’s 120° stereo microphone array not only captures full stereo sound but, unlike smartphones and conventional camcorders, its wide angle allows you to easily capture every note an lyric, the entire band from close distances.
High-quality 30p HD video with low grain in low lightRecord high quality 1920x1080/30p HD video even in low lighting situations. The MP4 format is ideal for enjoying and sharing your HD movies on your PC, Mac® computer or the internet.
Wide-angle 120° Carl Zeiss® Vario-Tessar® lensThe 120° wide angle Carl Zeiss® Tessar® lens, not only captures high-quality video with excellent resolution, contrast, and color reproduction, but its wide angle allows you to easily capture the entire band and stage from close distances.
USB terminal for convenient charging and data transferThe HDR-MV1 is equipped with a USB port to charge the battery and to access content on a computer simultaneously. Moreover, with a supplied battery and optional AC adaptor, AC-UD10, users can operate and record video while the device is charging.
Audio Lip Sync ensures synchronized A/V outputAudio Lip Sync functionality ensures A/V synchronicity for postproduction.
Capture stereo sound via an external microphone1Use your favorite mic when recording by simply attaching via MIC IN terminal
Long lasting stamina battery for up to 3.5 hrs2Record everything from short jam sessions to longer performances with long lasting stamina battery which records up to 3.5hrs when fully charged.2
Manually control and monitor input levels via 2.7” LCD screenThe HDR-MV1 offers manual or auto audio level control. These levels (31 steps) can be automatically adjusted or manually controlled. An on-screen meter allows users to monitor the input levels and adjust to diverse environments. The 2.7” Wide LCD, with onscreen meter, allows users to quickly frame their shots and adjust accordingly.
NFC/Wi-Fi® allows simple, one-touch transfer and sharing3The HDR-MV1 employs Wi-Fi® and One Touch NFC to link to smartphones or tablets.3 Instantly upload recorded videos on the Internet. Wi-Fi/NFC also turns your mobile device into a remote control and monitor for the HDR-MV1; especially useful in framing your camera position for ideal shots.
|Camera Type||Music Video Recorder|
|Imaging Sensor||1/2.3" (7.77mm) back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS Sensor|
|Processor||BIONZ® image processor|
|Pixel Gross||Approx. 16800K pixels|
|Effective Picture Resolution||Approx. 8400K pixels (16:9)|
|Color Filter System||RGB primary color filters|
|Media Type||Memory Stick Micro™ (Mark 2), Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC, Memory Card (Class 4 or Higher)|
|Video Format||MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264|
|Video Resolution||1920x1080 30p (MP4)|
|Video Actual (Pixel)||Approx. 8400K pixels|
|Audio Format||MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch, MPEG-4 Linear PCM 2ch (48kHz/16bit)|
|Microphone/Speaker||Unidirectional, 120-degree X/Y stereo, Monoral Speaker|
|Mic Level Control||Yes|
|Lens Type||Carl Zeiss® Tessar® Lens|
|Focal Length (35mm equivalent)||f=18.2mm|
|Minimum Focus Distance||Approx.11 7/8inch (Approx.30cm)|
|LCD Type||2.7" (6.7cm) 230K Wide Clear Photo LCD(™) (16:9)|
|Grid Display||Grid Line|
|Scene Mode(s)||Auto / Night Scene / Sunrise & Sunset / Fireworks / Landscape / Spotlight / Beach / Snow|
|White Balance Mode||Auto / Onepush / Outdoor / Indoor|
Standard: 9 lux (1/30 Shutter Speed)
Low Lux: 4.5 lux (1/30 Shutter Speed)
|Backlight Compensation||Yes (Auto)|
|LOW LUX Mode||Yes|
|Shutter Speeds||Auto Control Range: 1/30 - 1/10,000|
|Erase/Protect||Yes / Yes (Movies)|
|Media/Battery Indicator||Yes (recordable time, free and used media space) / Yes (remaining capacity)|
|Multiple Language Display||English, French, Spanish|
|AGC Limit||Yes (Int. Mic / Ext. Mic)|
|Audio Level Display||Yes|
|Intelligent Auto||Backlight / Spotlight / Twilight / Low light|
|Priority Setting (for Face Detection)||Auto / Child Priority / Adult Priority|
|Wi-Fi||Send to Smartphone, Control with Smartphone|
|Memory Card Slot||Memory Stick Micro and Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible|
|NFC||Yes (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible)|
|Wi-Fi||IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band)|
|HD Output||HDMI Out (micro) (sold separately)|
|Headphone Jack||Stereo Mini Jack|
|Microphone Input||Integrated into Line input (Analog Audio)|
|HDMI Terminal||Yes (micro)|
|Multi/Micro USB Terminal||Yes|
|Dimensions (Approx.)||Approx. 4 5/8inch x 2 7/8inch x 1 1/8inch (Approx. 116.5mm × 70.5mm × 27mm) including supplied battery|
|Power Requirements||3.6V (battery pack); 5.0V (AC Adaptor)|