Sony 220GB HDR-PJ600E Hard Disk Drive HD Camcorder with Projector (PAL)

Sony 220GB HDR-PJ600E Hard Disk Drive HD Camcorder with Projector (PAL)

Sony 220GB HDR-PJ600E Hard Disk Drive HD Camcorder with Projector (PAL)

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Product Highlights

  • Full HD 1920 x 1080p Video Recording
  • 20.4 Megapixel Still Image Capture
  • Integrated 220GB Hard Disk Drive
  • Built-In Projector with 100" Screen Size
  • Back-Illuminated Exmor R CMOS Sensor
  • BIONZ Processor & 20x Extended Zoom
  • Optical SteadyShot with Active Mode
  • Wide-Angle 26.8 mm Sony G Lens
  • Xtra Fine 3" (7.6 cm) LCD Screen
  • PAL Camcorder for Use in Europe & Asia
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Sony HDR-PJ600 overview

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Designed for TV and HDTV systems in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and South America - the PAL Sony 220GB HDR-PJ600E Hard Disk Drive HD Camcorder with Projector lets you capture video at Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution and then play it back in HD using the camera's built-in HD projector. The integrated projector gives you the means to instantly view your home movies on up to a 100" diagonal screen without any cables or connections. Besides shooting and projecting video, the camcorder can also take 20.4 megapixel still images. The HDR-PJ600E stores your footage on an integrated 220GB hard disk drive, which supports hours of recording. Plus, you can expand the storage capacity with a Memory Stick or SD/SDHC memory card.

Sony outfitted the HDR-PJ600E with a back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS imaging sensor that works well in low-light situations. In order to ensure high-quality imaging, the camera features Sony's wide angle G Lens, which supports a 12x optical zoom and 20x extended zoom. The camera also features a 3" Xtra Fine LCD touch screen panel with TruBlack technology. The LCD panel makes recording easier and it also allows for instant playback right on the convenient touch screen. Plus, Sony's TruBlack technology promotes ultra high-contrast on the LCD for viewing the display under direct sunlight.

The HDR-PJ600E comes outfitted with several record enhancing features as well. It has Face Detection with voice enhancement and noise reduction. The dynamic microphone features 5.1 channel Dolby Digital for immersive surround sound. The camcorder also has Intelligent Auto, which supports 180 different scene combinations. Sony added a few playback and connection conveniences as well. The HDR-PJ600E features Direct Copy for transferring footage to a hard drive. It also features an HDMI output. Plus, if you do want to upload videos onto Facebook and YouTube, the camcorder comes with a USB cable, as well as editing and application software.

Built-In High-Contrast Projector
The camera's integrated high-contrast projector is built-in to the 3" LCD panel. This gives you the freedom to share your footage and stills virtually anywhere. The projector is powerful enough to project up to a 100" diagonal screen. It features over 13 lumens of light output, a 640 x 360 resolution output, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 1.6 ft (0.5 m) throw ratio and 10-100 type screen coverage. It works even better when combined with the advanced Clear Phase stereo speakers
Full HD 1920 x 1080 Recording & 20.4MP Still Image Capture
The HDR-PJ600E offers 1920 x 1080 high definition resolution letting you record your adventures and memories in Full HD quality. The camcorder is capable of 50p or 25p recording and 50p playback via HDMI. You can use the camera's HDMI output to view your footage on a compatible HDTV in stunning clarity with incredible detail and smooth playback. You can also use the camcorder to capture 20.4 megapixel still images
Back-Illuminated Exmor R CMOS Sensor for Superb Low-Light Video
Designed for compact cameras and camcorders, the Exmor R CMOS sensor relocates the photo diodes above the support circuitry, maximizing the light gathering area per pixel so you can shoot with better results in lower lighting conditions
Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization with Active Mode
Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Active Mode compensates for camera shake, which helps you deliver smooth video from wide angle to full telephoto shooting. In addition, innovative 3-Way Shake-Canceling adds electronic roll stability for even smoother video capture
Closer Voice
It doesn't matter if you're at an outdoor event or on a busy street; the Closer Voice feature allows you to hear every word clearly. This advanced audio processing technology analyzes the environment for unwanted noises and suppresses them so that speech is recorded with maximum clarity every time
Record with confidence at the beach or windy locations. iAuto automatically detects and reduces wind noise effectively. It also reduces other noises in the mid-frequency range that can interfere with the clarity of speech and other important sounds - ensuring your videos sound the best they can
20x Extended Zoom to Get Even Closer to the Action
Extended Zoom works in conjunction with the camera's 12x optical zoom to get you even closer to the action while still maintaining HD image quality
Quick Auto Focus
Whether in bright daylight or low light conditions, Quick Auto Focus ensures fast, accurate and consistent focus lock. This gives you the ability to shoot a wide range of scenes without missing important moments
Face Detection & Smile Shutter
Face Detection technology automatically detects faces, optimizes focus exposure and color for the best result. Smile Shutter automatically captures snapshots of smiling faces even while you are recording your video
By Pixel Super Resolution
This advanced technology increases the number of pixels captured by up to 4x to achieve significantly improved image resolution
Wide Angle G Lens to Capture More of What You Want
Engineered for superior optical performance, the Sony G lens delivers brilliant, accurate color reproduction and sharp images. In addition, the 29.8 mm focal length in Photo and Video Modes offers a broader perspective for enhanced wide angle shooting
Intelligent Auto with 180 Different Scene Combinations Possible
Intelligent Auto analyzing your shot and automatically selects the appropriate settings from ten distinct scene modes and wind noise reduction. This creates 180 different combinations from scene modes including Landscape, Backlight, Twilight, Spotlight, Low Light, Macro, Portrait, Baby, Walk, Tripod and Wind Noise Reduction
Dolby Digital 5.1 Channel Surround Sound Microphone
Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording captures active sounds coming from all directions, thanks to the advanced built-in microphone. Simply monitor the sound levels for each channel from the level meters displayed on the LCD panel and enjoy a powerful 5.1 channel surround sound experience during playback
Enhanced Built-In GPS
With improved features and functionality, the built-in GPS (Global Positioning System) provides map details of 79 countries with automatic time zone adjustments. So now you can accurately mark your travel adventures wherever you are in the world. Just "tag" your shooting locations and review footage using the Map Index function on the camcorder or the PlayMemories Home software
Built-In PlayMemories Home Software
This pre-installed software makes it easy to transfer your videos and images to a computer for viewing, editing, sending via email and uploading to the Internet
D-Range Optimizer
Using sophisticated algorithms, the Dynamic Range Optimizer adjusts for favorable exposure and contrast best suited for the environment and the individuals in the picture. When posing against a highly contrasted background, the BIONZ Processor corrects for exposure and contrast levels and allows for better backlight compensation and white color expression. Facial details and background subtleties are captured by the BIONZ Processor
Golf Shot
Building on the slow-motion capture capabilities of Smooth Slow Record, Golf Shot captures a few seconds of motion as a sequence of up to 22 still images, which can be viewed/printed individually or as a composite "sequence shot" image. It's perfect for analyzing the nuances of a golf swing, tennis serve or other fast action sport or activity
With BRAVIA Sync, each entertainment device synchronizes itself with the others so that a single command can bring every system online and play your favorite programs instantly
Xtra Fine 3" TruBlack Touch Panel LCD
The 3" (7.6 cm) Xtra Fine LCD touch screen has 921K pixels and features a widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio. TruBlack technology brings remarkably higher contrast, which affords more natural, realistic colors and easier viewing in bright conditions by reducing glare
Direct Copy
Store your footage without a PC. Direct Copy gives you the ability to copy videos from your camcorder directly to an external hard disk drive, all without a computer. Your camcorder can also access videos stored on the external hard drive for playback on your HDTV, allowing you to utilize the camcorder's handy playback features
PAL Recording Camcorder
The HDR-PJ600E PAL HD Camcorder is designed for use outside North America. It's made for countries that support the PAL color encoding system. Phase Alternating Line or PAL recording is used in several regions around the world - including: North Africa, East Africa, Western Europe, Central Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, South America (Brazil/Argentina), Great Britain, Australia and Oceania (South Pacific Islands). PAL camcorders usually record using 25p or 50i frames per second (fps), while NTSC camcorders usually record using 60p/60i/30p fps. North America supports NTSC recording, which means a PAL camcorder is not compatible with TVs and HDTVs in the United States and Canada
In the Box
Sony 220GB HDR-PJ600E Hard Disk Drive HD Camcorder with Projector (PAL)
  • NP-FV50 Rechargeable Battery Pack
  • Remote Commander
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • AV Cable
  • HDMI (Mini) Cable
  • USB Cable
  • Lens Hood
  • PlayMemories Home Software (Built-In)
  • 1-Year Limited Parts & 90-Day Labor Warranty
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    Sony HDR-PJ600 specs

    Sensor 1 x 1/3.91" CMOS
    Zoom Optical: 12x
    Enhanced (Optical): 20x
    Digital: 160x
    Filter Size 30 mm
    System PAL
    Recording Media Hard Disk Drive (220 GB Maximum)
    Memory Stick PRO, SD/SDHC
    Recording Time Not specified by manufacturer
    Still Image Resolution JPEG: 20.4 Megapixel, 6016 x 3384 (16:9)
    JPEG: 2.1 Megapixel, 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
    JPEG: .3 Megapixel, 640 x 480 (4:3)
    Channels 5.1-Channel
    Audio Format Dolby Digital 2ch
    Dolby Digital 5.1
    Display Type LCD
    Touchscreen Yes
    Screen Size 3.0"
    Native Resolution 640 x 360()
    Brightness 13 Lumens
    Contrast Ratio 1500:1
    Throw Distance 2 - 16'; / 0.61 - 4.877 m
    Projection Size 10 - 100" / 254.00 - 2540.00 mm
    Exposure Control
    Shutter Speed Not specified by manufacturer
    Image Stabilization Optical
    Lux Not specified by manufacturer
    Built-In Mic Yes
    Built-In Speaker Yes
    Built-In Light/Flash Light - Yes
    Flash - Yes
    Accessory Shoe Hot
    Tripod Mount 1/4"
    Input/Output Connectors
    Outputs 1 x USB 2.0
    1 x Mini-USB
    1 x Mini-HDMI (Type-C)
    1 x A/V
    Microphone Input Yes
    Headphone Jack Yes
    Menu Languages English
    Battery Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 6.8-8.4 VDC
    Charging Method AC Adapter
    Power Adapter 100 - 240 VAC, 50 / 60Hz
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.5 x 2.6 x 4.6" / 63.5 x 66.0 x 116.8 mm
    Weight 14.29 oz / 405.12 g camera only
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.9 x 6.1 x 5.2"

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