The Camcorder is purpose-built for long video recording sessions to capture your memories and special occasions.
Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Sony device works!
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Sony PMW-200 video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
The Sony PMW-200, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. Also, the presence of its built-in Image stabilizer does help with making your clips look smooth and steady.
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 PMW-200 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 6.40 x 4.80 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.
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
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 PMW-200 is an easy recommendation for this.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Sony PMW-200 comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
The thrilling action of sports is filled with magical moments that shouldn't be missed. Which is why by taking the PMW-200 for those games, you'll have a camera that can effectively track subjects in frame while they are in motion.
Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Sony, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.
As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the PMW-200 is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}
When taking photos of the beautiful creatures of the wild, you'll need to have Tracking Focus mode activated so as not to miss any great moments while they are active in their habitat. Burst shots help as well, which this camera happens to have making it a very good option for your needs.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 6.40 x 4.80 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Sony PMW-200 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
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.
Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the PMW-200 showcases your refined taste in mobile cameras. Guaranteed to make your friends green with envy.
When you're more concerned about what your camera does than how it looks, the PMW-200 is a safe bet.
|Camcorder Type||Shoulder camcorder|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||1.9-16|
|Minimum Illumination||0.12 lx|
|White Balance||Preset (3200K), Memory A, Memory B/ATW|
|Focus Adjustment||Auto, Manual|
|Camera Shutter Speed||1/32 - 1/2000 s|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||1/32 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||Memory Stick, SD, SxS-1, SxS Pro, XDQ|
|Capture Modes||HQ, SP|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Recording Format||UDF / FAT|
|Supported Video Modes||1080p|
|Video Formats Supported||MPEG HD422|
|Video Resolutions||720 x 480, 720 x 576, 1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||LPCM|
|Headphone Output Type||3.5 mm|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Microphone Port - Size||XLR|
|Filter Size||77 mm|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)||31.4 - 439 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||5.8 - 81.2 mm|
|Maximum Aperture Number||16|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||439 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||1.9|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||31.4 mm|
|Optical Zoom||14 x|
|Camcorder Tape Type||DVCAM|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SxS Pro, SxS-1|
|Disc Types Supported||N|
|Display Aspect Ratio||16:9|
|Display Resolution||852 x 480 pixels|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Viewfinder Screen Size||0.45 "|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||6.40 x 4.80 mm|
|Optical Sensor Size||1/2 "|
|Power Consumption (typical)||14 W|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|Composite Video Out||1|
|Firewire (IEEE 1394) Ports||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||A|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|Interface||HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, i.LINK|
|USB 2.0 (Mini USB) Ports Quantity||1|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|USB Connector Type||Mini-usb|
|Battery Type||BP-U30 / BP-U60 / BP-U90|
|Power Requirements||DC 12 V|
|Cables Included||AV, USB|
|Handheld Remote Control||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|