Design
Color
Black Color

Choice of colors (exterior design) that a camcorder model is currently available in.


Black
Type Compact Full HD
Lens
Type Schneider Krueznach Varioplan HD
Optical Zoom
10x Optical Zoom

Range of magnification generated by lens movement, as measured in degrees exponential to the original.


10x
Digital Zoom
100x Digital Zoom

Range of pixel magnification a camera can generate, as measured in degrees exponential to the original.


100x
Image Sensor
Image Stabilizer
Smart O.I.S. Image Stabilizer

Technology that minimizes blur and unwanted picture shake caused by hand movement during recording.


Yes
No. of Pixels
5 Megapixels

Fixed number of pixels on camcorder's LCD screen, as measured in thousands (k).


5MP
Sensor Type
1/4.1" CMOS

Form of chip that detects light captured by a camcorder lens. CMOS circuitry converts light to voltage.


1/4.1" CMOS
Main Display
Device Type
2.7" Touchscreen LCD

Technology of camcorder display. A 2.7" Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) with touch screen usability.


2.7" Touchscreen LCD
No. of Pixels
230K Pixels

Fixed number of pixels on camcorder's LCD screen, as measured in thousands (k).


230K
Video Recording
Audio Channels 2
Audio Format
AAC Audio Format

Sound file type that a camcorder generates. AAC achieves higher sound quality than MP3.


AAC
Auto Focus
Auto Focus

Optical feature that uses a sensor, control system, and motor to automatically focus a camera's lens.


Yes
Auto Shutter Yes
Auto White Balance
Auto White Balance

Camera settings that auto-adjust in different light to ensure white objects appear white on screen.


Yes
Back Light Compensation
Back Light Compensation

Feature that helps prevent foreground objects from becoming silhouetted against bright backgrounds.


Yes
Built-in Microphone
Built-in Microphone

An internal microphone in a camcorder designed to record audio while video footage is being recorded.


Yes
Low Light Sensitivity (lux)
3 lux (1/15 sec.) Low Light Sensitivity

Minimum amount of light a camcorder needs to produce a quality recording. Dark twilight is roughly 3 lux.


Yes 3 lux (1/15 sec.)
Manual Focus Yes
Manual Shutter
1/60~1/10000 Manual Shutter

Setting that allows the shutter speed to be adjusted by hand, as measured in fractions of a second.


1/60~1/10000
Manual White Balance Yes
Real Stereo
Real Stereo

Mode that distinguishes sound direction while recording to reproduce rich and dynamic sound.


Yes
Recording Format
H.264 Recording Format

Compression standard that a camcorder uses to encode video. H.264 HD is used by Blu-Ray and YouTube.


H.264
Recording Quality Super Fine / Fine / Normal
Recording Resolution
1920x1080/60i(NTSC) ,1920x1080/50i(PAL)1280x720/60p(NTSC), 1280x720/50p(PAL) 720x480/60p(NTSC), 720x576/50p(PAL)

Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture video. More pixels, the sharper the image.


1920x1080/60i(NTSC) ,1920x1080/50i(PAL)1280x720/60p(NTSC), 1280x720/50p(PAL) 720x480/60p(NTSC), 720x576/50p(PAL)
Recording Time (hrs) 110min(NTSC)120min(PAL)
Resolution
1920x1080/60i(NTSC) ,1920x1080/50i(PAL)1280x720/60p(NTSC), 1280x720/50p(PAL) 720x480/60p(NTSC), 720x576/50p(PAL)

Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.


1920x1080/60i(NTSC) ,1920x1080/50i(PAL)1280x720/60p(NTSC), 1280x720/50p(PAL) 720x480/60p(NTSC), 720x576/50p(PAL)
Speaker
Speaker

Internal speaker in a camcorder designed to emit recorded audio during playback.


Yes
Video Still Capture
Video Still Capture

Technology that scans frames during recording to optimize the video for use as still images.


Yes
Volume Adjust Yes
Wind Filter
Wind Filter

Technology that reduces distortion and buffeting caused by wind on a camcorder's microphone.


Yes
Still Imaging
Format
JPEG Still Imaging Format

File type that the photo mode of a camcorder generates for use on a computer.


JPEG
Quality
Super fine/ Fine / Normal Imaging Quality

Overall appearance of the photos that a camcorder generates. Super Fine signifies premium quality.


Super fine/ Fine / Normal
Recordable Media
SD/SDHC Recordable Media

Formats onto which a camcorder can record. Built-in memory provides internal storage; cards are external.


SD/SDHC
Resolution
4.7M (2880x1620) / 2M (1920x1080) Resolution

Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.


4.7M (2880x1620) / 2M (1920x1080)
Audio Recording
Audio Format
AAC Audio Format

Sound file type that a camcorder generates. AAC achieves higher sound quality than MP3.


AAC
Built-in Microphone
Built-in Microphone

An internal microphone in a camcorder designed to record audio while video footage is being recorded.


Yes
Built-in Speaker
Built-in Speaker

Internal speaker in a camcorder designed to emit recorded audio during playback.


Yes
Channels
2 Channels

Number of circuit paths through which a camcorder can record audio. 2 channels provides stereo sound.


2
PC Decorder Yes
PC Encorder Yes
Real Stereo
Real Stereo

Mode that distinguishes sound direction while recording to reproduce rich and dynamic sound.


Yes
Speaker
Speaker

Internal speaker in a camcorder designed to emit recorded audio during playback.


Yes
Volume Adjust Yes
Wind Filter
Wind Filter

Technology that reduces distortion and buffeting caused by wind on a camcorder's microphone.


Yes
System Memory
Built-in Memory
SD Card

Ability for a camcorder to store media and data internally without a memory card inserted.


SD Card Only
Storage Media
Card Slot
SD/SDHC Card Slot

Opening in which a flash memory card is inserted. SDHC cards store at least 4GB of removable memory.


SD/SDHC
Bundled Software
Intelli-Studio Yes
Features
Charging while working
Charging while working

Ability for a camcorder to record while the battery is recharging.


Yes
Lens Cover
Class Lens Cover

A cover for the lens.


Yes
PB Zoom
PB Zoom (Still Image Only)

Function that allows video to be magnified during playback (PB).


Yes (Still Image Only)
Power LED
Power LED

Small Light-Emitting Diode (LED) indicating that a camcorder's power is ON.


Yes
Recharging Indicator Yes
Tripod Screw Yes
Inputs and Outputs
Composite
Composite Input/Output

Analog video connection that transmits audio and video information along a single signal.


Yes
HDMI
HDMI 2.0

High-Definition Multimedia Interface. Industry standard for transmitting HD video between components.


Yes
S-Video
No S-Video

Analog signal that carries standard definition video from a computer camcorder, or DVD player to a TV.


No
USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Universal Serial Bus. Interface standard for connecting peripherals to a computer. USB 2.0 is high-speed.


Yes
Dimensions
Product Dimensions (W x H x D) 1.51"(W)x2.14"(H)x4.64"(D)
Weight
Product Weight (lb.) 6.88 oz (body)
Power
Battery Model
BP125A Battery Model

Model of battery the camcorder uses.


BP125A
Power Supply AA-MA9
Running Time (min)
110min(NTSC)120min(PAL) Running Time

Duration of time that a fully powered camcorder can run before its battery needs to be recharged.


110min(NTSC)120min(PAL)
Functions
Delete All Yes
Delete Selected Yes
FF/FPS
FF/FPS

Fast Forward and Forward Playback Search functions that increase speed of playback by x2, x4, and x8.


Yes
Frame Advance
Frame Advance

Function that enables users to view individual frames of a video. Pressing the button advances one frame.


Yes
Play/Still Yes
Protect All Yes
Protect Selected Yes
REW/RPS
REW/RPS

Rewind and Reverse Playback Search functions that increase speed of reverse playback by x2, x4, and x8.


Yes
Slide Show
Slide Show

Function that plays back a sequence of photo images at intervals. Can include transitions and music.


Yes
Slow Motion
Slow Motion

Mode that decreases playback speed in forward or reverse by x1/2, x1/4, and x1/8.


Yes
Stop Yes
Signal Type
Signal Type
NTSC/PAL Signal Type

Form of video transmission that encodes data, color, and synchronization. NTSC is the American TV standard.


NTSC/PAL
Software
Compatible OS
Windows 7, Vista, XP SP2 Compatible OS

Types of PC operating systems (OS) that a camcorder requires to run software or interface properly.


Windows 7, Vista, XP SP2