Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Sony device works!
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Sony Action Cam HDR-AS300R video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Sony provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.
For those special occasions, this Sony camera is a great companion as you traverse the floor. It comes with an Image Stabilizer which helps maintain a steady shot while recording.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Sony Action Cam HDR-AS300R is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 5.76 x 4.29 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.
Capture the thrills - Your escapades can be captured in multiple angles you would have skipped on with delicate cameras. This camera from Sony has a good level of impact and splash protection for your needs.
Slow motion recordings add an extra dimension of fun and entertainment. This camera comes with an in-built setting that enables this mode.
If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.
Breathtaking transitions such as rolling clouds or city lights can captured as a time-lapse using the Sony's in-built intervalometer
Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.
Capturing photos and video from your perspective while in action is always something special. There's no substitute for people seeing things they you experienced it. Which is why the Sony Action Cam HDR-AS300R is a good fit as it's shape and size makes POV shots a breeze.
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the Action Cam HDR-AS300R is an easy recommendation for this.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Sony Action Cam HDR-AS300R comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.
Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 5.76 x 4.29 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Sony Action Cam HDR-AS300R has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
With the Sony Action Cam HDR-AS300R, you can rest easy while out and about in the rain because this model comes fully water resistant.
Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.
Taking photos while taking a dive requires it to fully waterproof. This model will suit your needs as it is fully waterproof up to 60 m metres.
Since this camera is certified as dust-proof, it does gives it at an added advantage over regular cameras. This way you can be rest assured the Action Cam HDR-AS300R will cater for your outdoor needs.
The Action Cam HDR-AS300R comes in an unconventional package that stands out from the typical greys and blacks that are common with such devices.
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||-10 - 40 °F|
|Product Colour||Black, Silver|
|Waterproof Up To||60 m|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||2.6|
|Image Formats Supported||MPF|
|Multi Burst Mode||Yes|
|Scene Modes||Sports, Underwater|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Shooting Modes||Burst Shooting, Continuous Shot, Movie, Sports, Super Slow Motion Movie, Time-Lapse Movie, Underwater|
|White Balance||Auto, Color Temp, Custom|
|Light Exposure Modes||Auto, Multi-segment|
|Camera Shutter Speed||1/30 - 1/10000 s|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/10000 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||1/30 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||Memory Stick, Micro SD, Micro SDHC, Micro SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080, pixels|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||MPEG-4 AVC/H.264|
|Video Resolutions||800 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||MPEG-4 AAC-LC, LPCM|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)||17 - 32 mm|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) (photo Mode)||17 - 32 mm|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||32 mm|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||17 mm|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.5|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||5.76 x 4.29 mm|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||D|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity||1|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|Weight & Dimensions|