H300 Camera with 35x Optical Zoom

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H300 Camera with 35x Optical Zoom

Striking images made simple with a 35x optical zoom, 20 MP sensor, HD video, and creative effects
H300 Camera with 35x Optical Zoom

35x optical zoom

With the built-in 35x optical zoom-one of the most powerful zoom lenses for Cybershot-no image will ever be out of reach. You'll be able to get close to the action with ease, shooting brilliantly detailed images across the full focal length.

Massive 20.1 MP Super HAD CCD Image Sensor

See the true detail in every image, thanks to a 20.1 MP Super HAD CCD sensor. You'll be able to capture rich, detailed, colorful images that maintain their high quality even when reproduced as A4 prints or bigger.

360˚ panoramic shots

Get the full picture with 360˚ Sweep Panorama. Simply press the dedicated button, sweep the camera from side to side and then watch as it automatically stitches the frames together to create one full panoramic image.

Advanced Flash

Most on-body flashes still struggle to deliver balanced, noise-free images in low-light conditions. That's where Advanced Flash differs - it automatically boosts the camera's sensitivity settings, so you'll be able to take brighter, clearer pictures with the same amount of light.

SteadyShot image stabilization

SteadyShot technology keeps your image stable even when your hands aren't. By compensating for the minor hand motions that can cause blurring and distortion, SteadyShot ensures brilliant photographic results even in challenging low-light conditions. Switch to SteadyShot Active mode for sharp, blur-free movie shooting.

Get creative with Picture Effect

The built-in Picture Effect technology-including four still effects, three panoramic effects and four movie effects-lets you breathe new life into every shot. You can preview each effect in real-time before you finalize your latest work of art.

High-quality HD movies (720p)

With a Super HAD CCD sensor, you'll be able to shoot high-quality HD movies (720p) with minimal noise distortion even in darker environments. Just point the camera at your subject and start filming.

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Sensor
Sensor Type 0.31 in type (7.76 mm) Super HAD CCD
Number of Pixels (Effective) 20.1MP
Lens
Lens type Sony Lens
F-number (Maximum Aperture) F3.0 (W) – 5.9 (T)
Focal length (f=) f = 4.5-157.5 mm
ANGLE OF VIEW (35 MM FORMAT EQUIVALENT) 82deg.-2deg.50min. (25–875 mm)1, 2
Focus Range (From the Front of the Lens) 1 cm – Infinity (W), 1.5 m – Infinity (T)
Optical Zoom 35x
Digital Zoom (Still Image) Up to 280x (VGA)
Digital Zoom (Movie) Approx. 70x
Screen
Screen Type 2.95 in (3.0 type) (4:3) / 460,800 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
Brightness Control 5 (Bright) / 4 / 3 / 2 / 1 (Dark)
Viewfinder
Viewfinder
Camera
Image Processing Engine Yes
STEADYSHOT (STILL IMAGE) Optical
Light Metering Mode Multi Pattern, Center Weighted, Spot
Exposure Compensation +/- 2.0 EV, 1/3 EV step
ISO Sensitivity (Still Image)(Recommended Exposure Index) ISO 80–3200
ISO Sensitivity (Movie) Auto: (ISO200-ISO1600 Level)
White Balance Modes Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent White Balance 1, Fluorescent White Balance 2, Fluorescent White Balance 3, Incandescent, Flash, One Push, One Push Set
Shutter Speed iAuto (2–1/1500) / Program Auto (1–1/1500) / Manual (30–1/1500)
Shooting Mode Intelligent Auto, Easy Shooting, Program Auto, Movie Mode, Panorama, Manual Exposure, Scene Selection, Picture Effect
Scene Selection High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Landscape, Soft Snap, Soft Skin, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Gourmet, Pet Mode
Continuous Shooting Speed (maximum) (with max. recording pixels) 0.80 fps (for up to 100 shots)
Self-Timer Off / 10 sec. / 2 sec. / portrait 1 / portrait 2
Panorama (Shooting) 360 Sweep Panorama
Picture Effect Toy camera, Pop Color, Partial Color, Soft High-key
Auto Image Rotation No
Metering Mode Multi Pattern, Center Weighted, Spot
Minimum Illumination Auto:28lux (Shutter Speed 1/30)
Built-in Flash Red-Eye Correction Auto / On / Off
Flash
Flash Mode Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Flash Off / Advanced Flash
Flash Type
AF Illuminator Auto / Off
External Flash Mode Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Flash Off / Advanced Flash
Flash Range ISO Auto: Approx. 1.3 ft to 22.3 ft (0.4 m to 6.8 m) (W) / Approx. 4.9 ft to 11.8 ft (1.5 m to 3.6 m) (T), ISO3200: up to approx. 44.9 ft (13.7 m) (W) / approx. 23.6 ft (7.2 m) (T)
Recording
Compatible Recording Media Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo (High Speed), Memory Stick PROHG Duo, Memory Stick Micro*10 , Memory Stick Micro (Mark2)*10 , Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, microSD Memory Card*10 , microSDHC Memory Card*10 , microSDXC Memory Card*10
Recording Format Still Images: JPEG (DCF, Exif, MPF Baseline) compliant, DPOF compatible
Movie Recording Mode (NTSC) VGA (640 x 480/30 fps)
Still Image Resolution 4:3 mode: 20 M (5152 x 3864) / 10 M (3648 x 2736) / 5 M (2592 x 1944) / VGA / 16:9 mode:15 M (5152 x 2896) / 2 M (1920 x 1080)
Panorama (Recording) 360° (11520×1080) / Wide (7152 x 1080 / 4912 x 1920) / Standard (4912 x 1080 / 3424 x 1920)
Movie Resolution 1280 x 720 (Fine) (1280 × 720 / 30 fps) / 1280 x 720 (Standard) (1280 × 720 / 30 fps) / VGA (640 × 480 / 30 fps)
Internal Memory Approx.55 MB
Interface
Input and Output Terminals Multi (AV/USB)
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0)
Wi-Fi® Connectivity
Power
Power Consumption (Camera Mode) Approx.1.6 W
BATTERY LIFE(STILL IMAGES)(CIPA) Up to 350 shots / 175 minutes
Supplied Battery AA battery
Others
Shooting Functions Face Detection, Smile Shutter, Grid Line
Playback Functions Beauty Effect, Date view, Slideshow with Music
Index Playback 16 / 25 images
Playback Zoom 8x
Size & Weight
DIMENSIONS (W X H X D) (APPROX.) 5.02 x 3.50 x 3.61 in
WEIGHT (CIPA COMPLIANT) 17.46 oz (body only)
20.81 oz (with battery and media)
External Flash
External Flash Range ISO Auto: Approx. 1.3 ft to 22.3 ft (0.4 m to 6.8 m) (W) / Approx. 4.9 ft to 11.8 ft (1.5 m to 3.6 m) (T), ISO3200: up to approx. 44.9 ft (13.7 m) (W) / approx. 23.6 ft (7.2 m) (T)

  • AA battery
  • Shoulder Strap
  • Lens Cap
  • Lens Strap
  • Multi USB cable
  • Instruction Manual