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Sony NEX-VG30EH Interchangeable Lens Handycam® Camcorder (Zoom Lens Kit)

Model Highlights:
16.1 MP APS-C Exmor™ CMOS Sensor, Progressive Recording 60p/24p, E-Mount Power Zoom 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS, 3.0" Xtra Fine Touch Panel LCD, XGA OLED Tru-Finder" with Eye Sensor, Quad Capsule Spatial Array Microphone and 5.1ch sound

Product Code :NEXVG30EH

Sharing many of the pro-oriented enhancements of the NEX-VG900, the Handycam® NEX-VG30EH succeeds the acclaimed NEX-VG20EH. With a resolution of 16.1 effective megapixels, the camcorder’s Exmor™ APS HD CMOS sensor assures outstanding image quality with the range of interchangeable E-mount lenses.

· 16.1 mega pixels HD CMOS Sensor
· Full HD 60p/24p(NTSC) progressive movie recording
· High contrast XGA OLED Tru-Finder
· Quad Capsule Spatial Array Microphone for high-quality stereo and 5.1ch sound
· NEX-GV30EH comes supplied as a kit with the new E PZ 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 OSS Power Zoom lens

Features of NEXVG30EH
· Put more drama in your images
The imaging area of the 16.1 MP APS-C Exmor™ CMOS Sensor is a lot larger than conventional camcorder sensors. This results in superior image quality as well as creative depth of field potential. You'll also get precise selective focus with beautifully defocused backgrounds plus the sensitivity needed to shoot clear images in low light.


Realise your expressive potential
Shoot your videos in high-resolution AVCHD™ standard 60p (50p)* mode or in 24p (25p)* mode with Cinema Tone Gamma™/Cinema Tone Colour™ for a dramatic film-like look with extensive expressive potential.


Zooming made smoother and quieter
Enjoy exceptionally smooth constant-speed zoom effects with the superb 18 – 200mm (F3.5 - 6.3) wide range 11x powered zoom. It comes with precision autofocus and OSS (Optical SteadyShot) image stabilization with Active Mode for clean, stable images even when you're moving around while shooting. And its internal drive system has been specially designed for smooth, quiet operation, important when shooting videos


A high resolution preview
This Xtra Fine 3.0 type LCD monitor with 920,000 dot resolution faithfully reproduces subject detail and tonal values while allowing precise manual focusing. You can also use it as a touch-panel for efficient, intuitive operation.

See your world in perfect composition
The amazing XGA OLED Tru-Finder™ displays every detail of your scene with incredible contrast, clarity and colour accuracy. You can see exactly what will appear in your photo, including defocusing effects.

· Multi-interface Shoe
If you need to use an external accessory with the camera, simply attach it to the new built-in Multi-Interface shoe.


Capture high quality stereo or surround sound
The Quad Capsule Spatial Array Stereo Microphone offers excellent forward and rearward directivity as well as 5.1ch recording capability. The result is low noise and exceptionally high clarity, whether you're recording in stereo or 5.1ch surround sound.

· Picture effects
A range of picture effects lets you add distinctive and artistic touches to your productions without any need for further editing.

Built-in zoom seesaw lever / digital zoom
A zoom seesaw lever located on the camera grip offers smooth, pro-class electronic zoom of up to 2X with 32-step variable speed.


· Free download coupon for Movie Studio Platinum 12
The robust Movie Studio Platinum software lets you edit videos in nearly any format, including AVCHD™ and stereoscopic 3D. Achieving feature-film results is a breeze with the innovative and powerful features for video composition, colour correction and animated tilting.

Download it for free here »

Optional XLR adaptor for external mics
Connecting an external microphone for your video shooting is a snap. The XLR-K1M adaptor and microphone kit provides two pro-standard XLR terminals to reliably connect your camera with professional XLR-connected microphones, mixing consoles and sound studios.
Specifications of NEX-VG30EH
HD Video Codec HD:MPEG4-AVC/H.264 AVCHD™ ver.2.0 format compatible
STD Video Codec STD:MPEG2-PS
Media Storage Type Memory Stick PRO Duo™ (Mark 2) Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo™ Memory Stick XC-HG Duo™ SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card(Class 4 or Higher)
Image Sensor Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor(23.5 x 15.6mm)
Image Processor BIONS image processor
Lens / Filter Diameter Sony E-Mount lens
Optical / Digital Zoom X2.0, with power zoom control and zoom lever (variable / fixed max. 32 steps)
Audio Format Dolby® Digital 5.1ch, Dolby® Digital 5.1Creator Dolby® Digital 2ch stereo
Zoom Mic Built-in Microphone
Maximum Still Image Resolution (Photo Mode) 16.0 megapixels 3:2 (4912 x 3264) 13.6 megapixels 16:9 (4912 x 2760) 8.4
megapixels 3:2 (3568 x 2368) 7.1 megapixels 16:9 (3568 x 2000) 4.0
megapixels 3:2 (2448 x 1624) 3.4 megapixels 16:9 (2448 x 1376)
Image Stabilisation Optical SteadyShot (with Active mode)
LCD Screen Size & Type 3.0 Xtra Fine LCD™ 270 degree swivel display
Direct Copy Yes
HDMI Terminal Yes(mini)
USB Terminal mini-AB/USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage/MTP)(Read only)
Active Interface Shoe Yes(Multi Interface Shoe)
Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 91mm x 130mm x 223mm
Mass (w/o Tape, Battery, etc.) Approx. 650g
Mass (w/ Lens Hood With Lens Cover)
Approx.1520g(NP-FV100)(with SELP18200 LENS)
Supplied Accessories:
AC Adaptor AC Adaptor (1)
Rechargeable Battery Pack Rechargeable Battery Pack(NP-FV70) (1)
Remote Commander Remote Commander(RMT-835 with Battery(CR2025)) (1)
Component A/V Cable Component A/V Cable (1)
USB Cable USB Cable (1)
Power Cord Power Cord (1)
Body Cap Body cap (1)
Lens Hood Lens Hood (1)
Large Size Eye Cup Large eye cup (1)
Rear Lens Cap Lens rear cap (1)
Microphone Built-in Zoom Microphone
Wind Screen Wind screen (1)
Battery Cover Battery cover (1)
Application Software CD-ROM("Handycam" Application Software) (1)

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