Sony HDR-PJ580V HD Handycam Camcorder with Projector

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The Sony HDR-PJ580V is absolutely feature-packed for a camcorder at this level, and one of the most “illuminating” functions of the camera is its very own built-in projector, located on the back of the flip-out LCD screen. View your video the instant you can access a flat, light-colored surface—without transferring a single file or connecting even one cable. The camera records AVCHD files as HD formats up to 1080p60 to MemoryStick media; SD, SDHC or SDXC cards up to 64GB; or to its 32GB of internal flash memory.

The camcorder’s Exmor R CMOS sensor has a resolution of 5.4MP, and the camera captures still images up to 20.4MP in resolution. With a Sony G 12x optical zoom lens, the PJ580V offers several advanced features, such as Golf Shot mode for quick capture of up to 22 still images, headphone and microphone inputs for monitoring and capturing better audio, a GPS receiver for geo-tagging and display controls that aid in setting focus and exposure manually. There’s also a CinemaTone Gamma/Color mode that mimics the color tones of film, which fits wonderfully with the camera’s 24p recording option.

Sensor 1/3.91” (4.6mm) Back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS
Internal Memory 32GB (Flash Memory)
Media Type Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark 2); Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD/ SDHC/SDXC (Class 4 or Higher)
Still Image Max Resolution 20.4MP
Video Format HD: AVC H.264/MPEG-4/AVCHD 2.0 format compatible (1080/60p: original format); SD: MPEG2-PS
Video Mode HD PS: Approx. 28 Mb/s; FX: Approx. 24 Mb/s; FH: Approx. 17 Mb/s; HQ: Approx. 9 Mb/s; LP: Approx. 5 Mb/s; SD HQ: 9 Mb/s
Video Resolution HD: 1920 x 1080/60p (PS), 24p, 60i (FX, FH), 1440 x 1080/60i (HQ, LP); SD: 720 x 480/60i
Recording Time (32GB Internal Flash Memory) HD PS: 140 minutes; HD FX: 165 minutes; HD FH: 230 minutes; HD HQ: 410 minutes; HD LP: 715 minutes; SD HQ: 425 minutes
Projector Resolution 640 x 360
Projector Throw Distance 16' (5 m) for 100" (2.5 m) diagonal
Audio Format Dolby Digital 5.1-channel, Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator; Dolby Digital 2-channel stereo, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
Microphone/Speaker Built-in zoom microphone; clear
phase stereo speaker
Mic Level Control Yes (2 steps)
Lens Type G Lens
Aperture f/1.8-3.4
Optical Zoom 12x
Extended Zoom 20x
Digital Zoom 160x
Focal Length (35mm equiv.) Movie Mode: 26.8-321.6mm (16:9), 32.8-393.6mm (4:3); Photo Mode: 26.8-321.6mm (16:9), 32.8-393.6mm (4:3)
Min. Focus Distance Approx. 1 cm (wide), approx. 50 cm (tele), approx. 25 cm (tele macro)
Filter Diameter 30 mm (1.18")
Focal Distance f = 2.9-34.8mm (0.1-1.4")
Viewfinder None
LCD Type 3.0" (7.6 cm) Xtra Fine LCD (921K) Touch Panel with TruBlack technology
Focus System Contrast AF
AF Modes Auto / Manual (touch panel / dial)
White Balance Modes Auto / Onepush / Outdoor / Indoor
Minimum Illumination Standard: 6 lux (1/60 shutter speed); Low Lux: 3 lux (1/30 shutter speed)
Built-in LED Light / Flash Yes
Image Stabilization Balanced Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Active mode (wide to tele)
SD Output Composite, Component, S-Video
HD Output Mini HDMI (Type-C)
USB Ports Type A, mini-AB/USB 2.0 high-speed (mass-storage/MTP)
Headphone Jack Stereo Mini
Microphone Jack Stereo Mini
Accessory Shoe Hot (Active Interface Shoe)
Remote Commander Yes
A/V Remote Terminal Video / Audio / Remote
BRAVIA Sync Yes
Dimensions 3.5 x 3.2 x 6.0" (90 x 82 x 151.5mm)
Weight 15.0 oz (425 g)

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The Sony HDR-PJ580V is discontinued by the manufacturer and no longer available for sale. 

Sony's 32GB HDR-PJ650 HD Handycam Camcorder with Projector is the closest available match.  The HDR-PJ650 also includes a built-in 20 lumen projector that allows you project video at up to a 100" diagonal size without having to connect to a playback device..  

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