Get even closer with the new 70x extended zoom feature. Advanced image processing technology ensures almost no visible image degradation, letting you enjoy a greater shooting range, from wide to telephoto.
Smooth and steady videos, every time
Whether you're standing still or on the move, SteadyShot drastically reduces camera shake for smooth, blur-free recordings – even when you're zooming in and out.
Wider, clearer, better
The 2.7" Wide Clear Photo LCD screen delivers better visibility, higher screen resolution, sharper contrast and more accurate colour reproduction than ever before.
Auto-correct settings for every shot
With Intelligent Auto, it's easy to capture your moments in the best light. Just point your Handycam® at your subject, and the correct camera settings will be adjusted automatically from 18 different scene combinations. It's hassle-free even for first-time users, so you can concentrate on getting your perfect shot and leave the details to us.
Detects faces automatically
The Face Detection feature automatically detects up to eight faces in a scene, optimising the exposure for the best results. It's handy for quick and easy shooting of scenes with people, guaranteeing correct exposures and bright faces every time.
Capture great videos, even in the dark
Shoot clear, vivid videos in low light conditions with the built-in LED video light. Bright and energy-efficient, it can illuminate any subject up to 1.5 metres.
Picture Motion Browser (PMB)
Share your videos easily with PMB Portable, already embedded in your Handycam®. PMB Portable lets you upload videos to Facebook and YouTube easily when you connect your Handycam® to a computer via a USB cable – no installation required.
For advanced importing options, check out the full version of PMB in the CD-ROM provided with every Handycam®.
With Direct Copy, you can also back up videos directly onto your external hard drive, via a USB adapter.
Dual-Compatibility Memory Card Slot
Shoot and store more on your Handycam® with a memory card slot that's compatible with both MS and SD cards.