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  • HD Camcorder
  • 1" Exmor R CMOS Sensor
  • High Contrast 0.39" OLED EVF
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  • HD Camcorder
  • 1" Exmor R CMOS Sensor
  • High Contrast 0.39" OLED EVF
  • 3.5" XtraFine LCD
  • Smartphone connectivity via Wi-Fi/NFC
  • 14MP video and 20MP still image capture
  • Versatile XAVC-S, AVCHD and MP4 codecs
  • Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens with 12x optical zoom
  • Multi-interface accessory shoe
  • BIONZ X Processor for 120 fps recording
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization with Active Mode
  • Simple connectivity to smartphones via Wi-Fi/NFC:
  • Connectivity with smartphones for One-touch sharing/One-touch remote has been simplified with Wi-Fi/NFC control
  • In addition to Wi-Fi support for connecting to smartphones, the HDR-CX900 also supports NFC (near field communication) providing "touch connection" convenience when transferring images to Android smartphones and tablets
  • Users need only touch devices to connect; no complex set-up is required
  • Moreover, when using Smart Remote Control - a feature that allows shutter release to be controlled by a smartphone - connection between HDR-CX900 and the smartphone can be established by simply touching devices
  • 14MP resolution video and 20MP still image capture:
  • Create cinematic video with 14MP resolution sensor (for video) and high quality 20MP still images
  • Versatile shooting w/ XAVC-S, AVCHD and MP4 codecs:
  • The HDR-CX900 records HD movies in the XAVC-S format, which uses MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 for video compression and linear PCM for audio compression, while saving files in a MP42 wrapper
  • The highly compressed files allow extensive record times
  • The camcorder also records in AVCHD, ideal for quality video for HDTV and Blu-ray disc burning
  • Additionally, the camcorder can shoot MP4 HD video, which is ideal for sharing over the internet at up to 28Mbps
  • Having the ability to switch between all three of three formats makes this camcorder an ideal tool that is versatile for creating content to live in a number of different environments
  • Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* lens w/ 12x optical zoom:
  • The HDR-CX900 comes equipped with a newly developed Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens that has cleared a series of tough performance tests
  • Not only is this 29mm wide-angle lens ideal for capturing grand landscapes, but it covers wide-ranging image expression thanks to maximum 12x optical zoom and 24x Clear Image zoom
  • Multi-interface Accessory Shoe for system accessories:
  • Users can expand photographic and movie shooting possibilities by attaching optional accessories via the Multi Interface Shoe, including an electronic viewfinder, powerful external flash and stereo microphone. You can also connect with a compatible remote control via Multi Terminal
  • BIONZ X Processor enables high Speed rec 120fps:
  • The BIONZ X image processor enables the camcorder to create more naturally vivid and lifelike image quality, and higher resolution imagery
  • Notable features of BIONZ X technology include:
  • Detail reproduction technology optimally filters edges and textures differently depending on the scene
  • Area specific noise reduction swiftly and efficiently analyzes the subject and reduces noise. This image processing technology achieves an even better balance of exceptional detail and advanced noise control. Its ability to record at 120p enables slow-motion playback at one-fifth the speed in a 24p environment in post-processing
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization w/ Active Mode:
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization with Intelligent Active Mode is an advanced optical image stabilization technology that corrects camera shake to capture scenes with phenomenal smoothness and stability
  • Intelligent Active Mode analyzes video frames and provides compensation with assistance from the BIONZ X image processing engineWhether recording movies while strolling on vacation, shooting while chasing a child, or zooming in to capture faraway subjects, Handycam's simple solution smoothly reproduces the scene with a higher level of stability
  • High contrast 0.39 OLED EVF for eye-level framing:
  • The HDR-CX900 employs high contrast a 0.39" OLED Tru-Finder EVF which reproduces rich color and deep black
  • The optical design of the EVF, using four dual-surface aspherical lenses, allows for a 33-degree wide angle view that is amazing clear through the edge of the view finder
  • Large 3.5" Xtra Fine LCD (921K):
  • The 3.5" (16:9) Xtra Fine LCD? screen (921K) displays sharp, bright, vivid images, letting you compose a shot more easily - even outdoors, while enabling you to change settings to best represent the scene
  • 1" Exmor R CMOS sensor w/ Direct Pixel Read Out:
  • 1.0" CMOS sensor featuring an Exmor R CMOS image sensor technology
  • With this back-illuminated technology, the sensor doubles light sensitivity and combines with Sony's Column A/D Conversion to reduce noise by half - a great help when photographing in dimly lit environments
  • Markedly reduced noise is evident even when high-sensitivity settings are used for capturing night landscapes or indoor scenes
  • In The Box:
  • Sony HDR-CX900 HD Camcorder
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-FV70)
  • AC adapter (AC-L200)
  • Power Cord
  • Operating Guide
  • HDMI (micro) Cable
  • USB Connection Support Cable
  • Remote Commander(RMT-835 with Battery (CR2025))
  • Lens Hood
  • Lens Cap

Camera Type:Everyday Use
Colour Filter:RGB
Pixel Gross:20.9 MP
Effective Pixels:14.2 MP
Sensor Type/Size:1" CMOS
Lens:Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T*
Focusing Distance:1cm (Wid)); 100cm (Tele)
Optical Zoom:12x
Digital Zoom:160x
Additional Zoom:24x
Filter Size:62mm
Focal Length:NA
35mm Equivalent Focal Length:NA
Maximum Aperture:f2.--F4.5
Viewfinder Type:LCD
Screen Size:3.5"
Display Screen Type:XtraFine LCD
AV Recording
Video Recording:NTSC
Video Resolution:HD 1080/60p, 30p, 24p; 1080/60i; 720/30p
File Size:Full HD, HD, SD
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Audio Recording:Dolby Digital
Recording Media:Memory Stick XC-HG Duo; Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark 2); SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card
Internal Memory:N/A
Sampling Frequency:48 kHz
Channels:2.0-Channel Stereo
Still Image Resolution:20.0 MP
Recording Time:Limited by Memory Card
Image Stabilization:Yes
Lux:Low Lux
Shutter Speed:NA
White Balance Modes:Auto, Onepush, Outdoor, Indoor, WB Temp
Built-in Mic:Yes
Built-in Speaker:Yes
Built-in Light/Flash:No
Accessory Shoe:Yes
Tripod Mount:No
Input/Output Connectors
Outputs:HDMI, AV output, USB 2.0
Microphone Input:Yes
Headphone Jack:Yes
AC Power Adapter:AC-L200
Operating/Storage Temperature:NA
Dimensions (WxHxD):NA
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  • *****
  • CX900 Well Worth The Price

  • May 31, 2014
  • By: Fivepin

I purchased this camcorder having been a long time sony and canon shooter. Back in 2008 I purchased the HDR SR11 and loved it, and proceeded to use it for 3 years...I then moved to the HDR CX700 and was very disappointed. The cx700 was not sharp, had very bad chromatic aberration and a limited zoom. I used that camera for about a year before it sat on my shelf collecting dust as I also own the A77 and A99. Now 2014 I wanted a new camcorder that could record video that could be intercut with my DSLR's. I was very wary of the CX900 because of my experience with the 700. I read every thing I could find online and decided to pull the trigger. THIS CAMERA IS AMAZING. Very sharp zeis lens. Large sensor which takes photos that are 80% quality of my high end DSLR's. The video footage matched my DSLR footage very closely. You can achieve great DOF because of the large sensor. Not as much as a DSLR. But more than any previous camcorder. Images and video are noise free up to 24 db gain and the clear image zoom is a winner. You will have a slight drop in quality after about 18 x...but the footage is still sharper than from my CX700. Best of all no chromatic aberration anywhere. My only complaint with the camera is the size. It is a big camcorder and the rocker zoom switch is too far back for my liking. The focus enlargement button is not reachable with your right hand, you have to reach around with your left - bad placement. Small nits. As a side note the night shot on this camera is way improved too. The cx700 could only see about 10 feet. This camera goes at least 30. This is a solid product and I am a happy Sony Camcorder owner once again!

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  • Sony HDR-CX900 HD Camcorder
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-FV70)
  • AC adapter (AC-L200)
  • Power Cord
  • Operating Guide
  • HDMI (micro) Cable
  • USB Connection Support Cable
  • Remote Commander(RMT-835 with Battery (CR2025))
  • Lens Hood
  • Lens Cap
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