Manufacturer’s Description

With all the features packed into the DCR-TRV350, you won't believe how affordable Sony makes it to share your photos and videos with friends and family. In addition to its crisp, clear digital video and stereo audio, this Digital8 Handycam camcorder features digital still photo capability, MPEG movie mode, compatibility with Memory Sticks, and USB streaming. Transfer video to your PC via iLink interface (also known as FireWire) to edit your masterpiece with the included software. Image Stabilizations Sony's SteadyShot picture stabilization smoothes and steadies your images without degrading picture quality. Sony does it with motion sensors--a more accurate system than that used in many other camcorders on the market. Optics 1/6-inch CCD with 460,000 gross pixels 20X optical zoom 700x digital zoom f1.6-f2.4 Focal distance: 2.5-50mm Shutter speed: 1/60 to 1/4,000 (AE mode) Digital Stills and MPEG Movie Mode Capture digital still images directly onto Memory Stick media for easy transfer to e-mail, printing, or sharing. Digital still images can be captured while in Memory Mode, or images from the videotape can be captured onto Memory Stick media. You can capture still images up to 640 x 480 pixels. Designed to help you make Web videos, the MPEG movie mode produces compressed video files that are small and easy to send by e-mail or post to the Internet. Capture MPEG digital video and store it directly to Memory Stick media. Movie length ranges from 5 seconds to the length allowed by the capacity of your Memory Stick with MPEG Movie EX. More Features Now you can capture video even in total darkness. Sony's NightShot system uses infrared light to capture images invisible to the human eye. You can shoot subjects such as a sleeping baby up to 10 feet away in total darkness. With the optional HVL-IRC NightShot light, you can even capture images from up to 100 feet away. Sony's Stamina power management system and InfoLithium battery give the TRV350 incredible operating time. To keep tabs on battery life, Sony's AccuPower meter displays the number of minutes remaining--right in the viewfinder. The TRV350 features a 2.5-inch color LCD (123,000 pixels) and a black-and-white viewfinder. The USB streaming feature can turn the TRV350 into a video conferencing tool or a Webcam, with the ability to stream 320 x 240 pixel video at 30 frames per second (compatible only with Windows 98SE, 2000, Me, and XP). Digital8 Format Digital8 camcorders deliver high-quality digital video and audio, with up to 520 lines of horizontal resolution and either 12-bit or 16-bit PCM digital stereo audio. The Digital8 format also allows for digital recording on 8mm or Hi8 tapes--the most popular camcorder format in the U.S. Size and Contents The TRV350 measures 3.38 by 4.00 by 7.88 inches and weighs 1 pound 12 ounces. This package includes the TRV350 camcorder, power adaptor/in-camera charger (AC-L15), InfoLithium rechargeable battery (NP-FM30), wireless remote (RMT-814), AV cable, lens cap, shoulder strap, USB cable, two AA batteries, and CD-ROM with PIXELA ImageMixer Ver. 1.5 and USB drivers.

The Specs

General Features
Additional Features PC Connection|PCM Digital Recording
Image Processor
Image Sensor Size .16 in
Image Sensor Quantity 1
More Info
Additional Specifications
normalized-Digital Zoom 700
Audio Support PCM|Stereo
Max Resolution 640 x 480 (VGA)
Category Video Camera
normalized-Number of Image Sensor Pixels 0.46
Focus Features Auto Focus|Manual Focus
Special Effects Black and White|Mosaic|Negative Art|Pastel|Sepia|Slim|Solarization
Included Components AC Adapter|Battery|Battery Recharger|Cables|Carrying Case|Remote|Shoulder Strap
Remote Control Same Brand Remote
Exposure Settings Auto Exposure
Minimum Shutter Speed 4 1/f
White Balance Auto
Maximum Shutter Speed 4000 1/f
Frames per Second 30 frames/s (fps)
normalized-Height 101.6
Max Horizontal Image Resolution 500 lpi
Features Built-in Light
Class Audio Visual Accessory
Image Format MPEG
Total Pixels 460000
Height 4 in
Width 3.375 in
Weight 830 g
Depth 7.875 in
Quick Glance
LCD Screen Size 2.5 in
Interface Connection A/V Input|A/V Output|i.Link|IEEE 1394|Mic|S-Video|USB - Universal Serial Bus
normalized-Weight 29.299
Recording Media Digital8
normalized-Optical Zoom 20
Image Stabilization Digital
Lens Features
Digital Zoom 700 X
Optical Zoom 20 X
Power Source (2) AA Battery|AC Input|Lithium|Rechargeable Battery

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