Sony DCR-HC47E camcorder
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Memories can fade, but with the new Sony HC47E MiniDV camcorder you can capture them for life. The Sony DCR-HC47E DV Handycam packs more user-friendly features than ever, plus an awesome optical zoom range and incredible battery STAMINA. Performance-packed yet compact and supremely easy to use, the latest Sony DCR-HC47 underlines the continuing popularity of affordable, widely available DV format tapes and the tremendous choice of PC-based editing solutions. The new Sony HC47 models feature high quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar optics plus Super SteadyShot image stabilisation for crisper, clearer pictures during handheld shooting. The new Sony DV line-up is easier to use and more affordable than ever.
Sony HC47E camcorder - Optical zoom
Exciting new styling ensures that the new Sony DCR-HC47E DV Handycam stands out from the crowd. Good looks aside, the range sets new standards with up to 40x optical zoom performance (with 20% wider angle than previous models) and the longest shooting times of up to 14 hours STAMINA (with optional battery) yet from a single battery charge. Shooting in low light is also enhanced with a new Auto Slow Shutter mode that automatically boosts minimum illumination performance up to 4lux compared with 7 lux on previous model.
Sony DCR HC47E Handycam - Docking station
The Sony DCR-HC47E Handycam DV model is easier to use than ever before. A helpful new Usage Guide function offers a concise explanation of main functions on the camcorder’s LCD touch screen. The supplied Sony Handycam Station provides fuss-free connectivity with a television or PC plus automatic battery charging, with no need to keep re-plugging wires.
Sony DCR HC47 miniDV camcorder - Optional accessories
New-generation InfoLITHIUM H Series batteries feature Hybrid Lithium-Ion cells and ActiFORCE battery technology for higher capacity and faster recharging plus a more accurate, responsive indication of remaining capacity. Compatible with all latest Handycam models, three new batteries (NP-FH100, NP-FH70 and NP-FH50) offer capacities of 3980mAh, 1800mAh and 900mAh respectively. All can also be used with older camcorders using P Series batteries.
Sony camcorder accessories - Availability
Two new wide angle lenses have also been introduced. The Sony VCL-HA07A and the extremely compact VCL-E07A offer wider compatibility with the Handycam range at an even more affordable price. Other additions include stylish carry cases and the Sony SPK-HCC Sports Pack that waterproofs your Handycam down to 5 metres. The Sony Handycam DCR-HC47E camcorder will be available throughout Europe from February 2007.
Sony DCR-HC47E features
• Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens
• 1 Megapixel Advanced HAD CCD
• STAMINA up to 10 hours (with optional battery)
• 25x Optical Zoom / 2000x Digital Zoom
• 2.7-inch Wide, Hybrid LCD screen with touch panel
• Auto Slow Shutter
• Handycam Station
• USB Streaming
Sony manufactures audio, video, communications and information technology products for the global consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, game and online businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be one of the World´s Leading Consumer Brands. Sony recorded consolidated annual sales of EUR 54.96 b illion (yen 7,475 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006 and it employs approximately 158,500 people worldwide. In Europe, Sony recorded consolidated annual sales of EUR 12.61 billion (yen 1,715 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006, based on an average market exchange rate for the same period of yen 136 to the EUR. Sony Europe, headquartered at the Sony Center am Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, is responsible for the company's European electronics business and registered consolidated sales of EUR 8.22 billion (yen 1,118 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006.