Sony DCR-HC62 MiniDV Camcorder

Sony DCR-HC62 MiniDV Camcorder

Sony DCR-HC62 MiniDV Camcorder

Sony DCR-HC62 MiniDV Camcorder


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Product Highlights

  • 1.0Mp Advanced HAD CCD Image Sensor
  • Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar Lens
  • 25x Optical Zoom
  • Super SteadyShot Image Stabilization
  • Color Wide Viewfinder
  • 2.7" SwivelScreen LCD Display
  • Super NightShot Plus Infrared System
  • Memory Stick Media Slot
  • Records to MiniDV
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  • 1Description

Sony's DCR-HC62 MiniDV Camcorder gives the die hard MiniDV fans what they want and then some. The 1.0Mp Advanced HAD (Hole Accumulation Diode) CCD sensor provides beautiful video and stills every time. While the 2.7" SwivelScreen LCD display rotates up to 270° for capturing video from multiple angles and sharing scenes upon playback with friends. And, when you want to shoot at night or in low-light situation the Super NightShot Plus Infrared System uses a slow shutter speed allowing you to capture the moment even in total darkness.

The DCR-HC62 also features a Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar Lens so you can shoot like a pro. The Memory Stick media slot is for storing still images on Memory Stick PRO Duo and Memory Stick Duo cards. As if this camera didn't already have enough great features The Super SteadyShot Picture Stabilization system saves your video and stills from hand shake and motion for a steady image. If you love MiniDV this just might be the camcorder for you.

1.0Mp Advanced HAD CCD Image Sensor
The 1.0Mp Advanced HAD (Hole Accumulation Diode) CCD image sensor has 690k pixels of resolution for amazing image capture.
Record in MiniDV
Record to MiniDV with up to 520 lines of horizontal resolution for beautiful video in every scene.
25x Optical Zoom
25x optical zoom brings your subject close with clarity and no loss of image quality.
Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar Lens
Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lenses have been designed especially for consumer camcorders. These lenses offer the sharpness and quality of professional lenses.
2.7" Touch Panel SwivelScreen LCD Display
The 2.7" touch panel SwivelScreen LCD display provides 123k pixels of resolution for beautiful, rich color and tones in your video and still images. The LCD rotates up to 270° making it easy for you share video on playback with friends and for recording from multiple angles.
Super SteadyShot Picture Stabilization System
Sony's Super SteadyShot Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS) provides an even greater level of protection from the age old problem of handshake. Record remarkably clean, steady video every time.
InfoLITHIUM Battery with AccuPower Meter System
The InfoLITHIUM Battery with the AccuPower Meter System is one smart rechargeable battery. View remaining battery or charging time (in minutes) on the LCD or viewfinder so you always know where you're at with battery life. These batteries are not subject to memory effect which shortens battery life when you charge too often. Charge whenever you want without worry.
Stamina Battery Power Management System
The Stamina Battery Power Management System lets the camcorder extend InfoLITHIUM battery life for extra long recording.
Tele Macro Function
The Tele Macro function gives your images that extra pop that makes your subject stand out while the background remains unfocused.
Fader Effects
When ending or starting a scene use the black or white fader effects for a smooth, professional looking transition.
Picture Effects
Give your video a creative look when you add Monotone, Sepia or Pastel picture effects.
Super NightShot Plus Infrared System
Ever want to record at night or in low light but can't? Well now you can. The Super NightShot Plus Infrared System records with a slow shutter speed to capture video even in complete darkness (0 lux) providing video with both color and clarity.
On Screen Zoom & Record Buttons
Never worry about hitting the zoom or record buttons when you're in the middle of filming again. With convenient placement on the LCD frame unconventional shots are easier than ever.
USB Streaming 2
Use the USB interface for real-time video-sharing with friends and family via the Internet. This feature even lets you send video clips from the camera's tape, bringing you and your loved close no matter how far apart you may be.
Easy Handycam Button
Sony knows that camcorders can be complicated at times. That's why they give you the option to keep things simple with the Easy Handycam Button. This option locks out more complicated features. Only the buttons essential to recording remain unlocked, letting you concentrate on capturing and enjoying the moment.
In the Box
Sony DCR-HC62 MiniDV Camcorder
  • Power Adapter/In-Camera Charger
  • InfoLITHIUM NP-FH30 Rechargeable Battery
  • Remote Commander Remote Control
  • Multi A/V Cable (Stereo)
  • USB Cable
  • Enjoy Handycam DVD
  • 1-Year Parts & 90-Days Labor Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Sensor 1/6" Advanced HAD CCD
    Lens Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar
    Focal Length=2.5-62.5mm
    Zoom 25x Optical
    2000x Digital
    Filter Size 30mm
    System NTSC
    Format MiniDV
    Audio PCM Digital Stereo (12/16 bit)
    Image Stabilization Super SteadyShot
    Lux 8 lux
    Line In Recording No
    A/V Dubbing No
    Tape Loading MiniDV
    Display Type Wide hybrid touch panel LCD (123k pixels)
    Display Size 2.7"
    Viewfinder Color wide 16:9 (123k pixels)
    Camera Features
    Built-in Speaker Yes
    Built-in Mic Yes
    Accessory Shoe No
    Fade Resistance Yes
    Effects Yes
    Built-in Light/Flash N/A
    Digital Still Mode
    Still Recording Media Memory Stick PRO Duo
    Memory Stick Duo
    (sold separately)
    Resolution 1Mp
    Input/Output Connectors
    Inputs DV: iLINK/FireWire
    Output USB 1.1
    DV: iLINK/FireWire

    Composite Video: RCA via A/V breakout cable
    Analog Audio L/R: RCA via A/V breakout cable
    Microphone Input No
    Headphone Jack No
    Operating System Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
    XP Home
    XP Professional
    Windows Vista
    Power Requirements 7.2V (battery pack)
    8.4V (AC Adapter)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 2 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 4 5/8" (63 x 85 x 115mm)
    Weight 13 oz (390g) (without tape & battery)
    1 lb (455g) (with tape & battery)

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