|HDR-AS30V HD POV Action Camcorder
|Part #: HDR-AS30V
Prove yourself and shoot hands-free video in legendary Sony HDR-AS30V HD POV Action Camcorder with Action Cam. This high definition POV camcorder features built-in Wi-Fi® connectivity with NFC, so you can turn your compatible smartphone into a remote control viewing device. Bring on the action with the only mountable camera that captures it all in legendary Sony video quality. Shoot shake-free with image stabilization and enjoy Wi-Fi connectivity with NFC in one touch that lets you remote control, view and transfer photos and videos with your smartphone. GPS maps your location and calculates speed, while you record in Full HD 1080/60p or even 4x slo mo. Conquer jagged mountain peaks, rocketing descents or swerving slaloms in perfect clarity thanks to SteadyShot trade image stabilization with Active Mode that delivers stunningly smooth video even while in motion. In addition, innovative 3-way shake canceling adds electronic roll stability for even smoother video capture.
Turn your compatible smartphone into a mobile, remote viewfinder and make adjustments to camera settings on the fly, even when your road takes you off the beaten path. With Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication (NFC), you can always frame your shot perfectly before you step off into your next adventure and instantly share it with your friends to up the ante on the next trick or trail. Built-in GPS can be used in conjunction with the free PlayMemories trade Home software to track your speed and performance. Location, trail and speed information add more layers to your ability to analyze your performance that can be captured and displayed on your video. A 1920 x 1080 high definition resolution in full 60p lets you capture every kicked up rock and every drop of sweat. Capable of both 60p and 30p recording and playback, the HDR-AS30V delivers stunning clarity, brilliant detail and smooth playback, no matter how rocky the trick was. And then slow it all down. Savor the awesome with HD SLOW 2x (1280 x 720, 30p) and HD SLOW 4x (1280 x 720, 30p). It's ideal for studying and refining form and technique, while holding the moment for everyone to see.
It's a big world out there, so take it all in with the ultra-wide angle, professional quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar® lens that gets you massive perspective in a tiny camcorder. The 170-degree viewing angle makes sure you get the extreme perspective for your extreme adventures. Face your adventures with the confidence of knowing you'll always capture every thrilling instant of twilight skiing, diving in a dim cave, sunset surfing, or any other heart-pounding activity where there happens to be less than ideal lighting conditions. Sony's back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor packs maximum performance in a tiny package that captures every twist and turn of your adventures in glorious HD. Even in low light conditions.
- Six Video Modes Including Full HD 1080/60p & 4x Slow Motion: The HDR-AS30V offers six video modes for flexible shooting scenarios. Record in Full HD 1920 x 1080p resolution at 60 fps or 30 fps. You can also record in HD 1280 x 720p resolution at 30 fps or at 60 fps for 2x slow motion mode and 120 fps for 4x slow motion mode. The 2x slow motion mode is useful for recording fast-moving extreme sports, while the 4x slow motion mode can be used to slow the action down even further in order to analyze a golf or baseball swing, for example. There's also an SD mode that provides extended recording time at VGA 640 x 480p resolution at 30 fps.
- Ultra-Wide Angle 170° Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar Lens: With an ultra-wide angle 170° Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens, you will increase your perspective while you venture out to capture breathtaking views of dynamic terrain including ski slopes, mountain trails and more.
- Exmor R CMOS Sensor with Enhanced Sensitivity: Experience enhanced low-light sensitivity with improved image clarity and reduced grain thanks to Sony's back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS image sensor. 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.
- Ruggedized Waterproof Housing with Universal Tripod Mount:
The HDR-AS30V ships with a ruggedized, waterproof housing that features a universal tripod mount. The housing is built to handle extreme environments, allowing you to concentrate on safety and composition while capturing Full HD videos. Within the housing, the camera is waterproof down to 16.4', shockproof from falls up to 5' and has dirt and dust resistant seals that help make it nearly impervious to mud, snow, rain and grime.
- Built-In Wi-Fi with One Touch NFC Connection: Use the camera's built-in Wi-Fi to turn your compatible smartphone or tablet into a remote control and remote viewing monitor using One Touch Near Field Communication (NFC) for fast pairing and wireless connectivity between the camera and a mobile device.
- Built-In GPS Plots Location & Calculates Telemetry: Built-in GPS can be used in conjunction with the free PlayMemories Home software to make viewing and sharing videos fun and easy. Location, trail and speed information allow you to add more layers for enhanced analyzing of your performance beyond what can be captured and displayed using video.
- Remote Control Operation with Optional Live View Remote: Using the optional Live View Remote accessory you can control the HDR-AS30V via Wi-Fi. This multi-functional watch allows you to frame your shots, control the camera's recording settings and start or stop recordings.
- Capture 12MP Still Images in Photo Mode: Put your HDR-AS30V in still image photo mode and capture high quality 12MP still images with a single press of the button.
- SteadyShot Image Stabilization Reduces Blur: SteadyShot image stabilization with Active Mode compensates for greater degrees of camera shake to deliver stunningly smooth video from wide angle to full telephoto shooting.
- Memory Stick Micro & MicroSD/SDHC Compatible: The HDR-AS30V provides expandable memory thanks to a card slot that accepts Memory Stick Micro (M2) and microSD/SDHC memory cards.
- Built-In Stereo Microphone: A built-in stereo microphone allows you to capture exciting stereo sound to match your adventure.
- HDMI Output: Using the camera's HDMI output, you'll be able to share your video footage with friends and family on your HDTV. However, an HDMI cable is required.
- Works with Optional Mounting Accessories: The HDR-AS30V's slim-line design receives less wind and water pressure and it is ideal for outdoor activities such as cycling. It can also be used with a variety of mounting accessories so you can capture hands-free POV HD video while engaged in a wide spectrum of outdoor activities and action sports.
- Compact & User-Friendly Design: As compared to the first generation HDR-AS15 Action Cam, the HDR-AS30V is 35% lighter and 25% smaller. The camera can also be operated with simple buttons on the side of the housing for enhanced ease-of-use.
- Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack
- Micro-USB Cable
- 2 x Adhesive Mounts
- 1-Year Limited Warranty
- Waterproof Case (16.4 ft/5 m)