SONY Cyber-shot HX400VB Bridge Camera - Black

Product code: 096007

Product features

  • Performance point & shoot
  • 20.4 megapixels
  • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CMOS sensor
  • Optical zoom: 50 x
  • 3" / 76.2 mm tiltable LCD screen

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Product features

  • Performance point & shoot
  • 20.4 megapixels
  • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CMOS sensor
  • Optical zoom: 50 x
  • 3" / 76.2 mm tiltable LCD screen

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Product information
Top features:

- Advanced image sensor and lens help you capture images with lifelike detail

- Steadier focus for clean and sharp images even with zoom

- Premier processing means your shots will look more natural

- Wireless bridge camera features such as WiFi and NFC help you share images

Advanced image sensor and lens

A responsive Exmor R CMOS 20.4 megapixel sensor allows the Sony Cyber-shot HX400VB Bridge Camera to capture high resolution images with lifelike detail and colour reproduction. This back-illuminated sensor keeps noise levels lower for enhanced photographic beauty.

The first-class Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T lens provides you with stunning photographic power, giving you the freedom to capture between wide-angle 24 mm and 1200 mm telephoto focal lengths.

Its 50x optical zoom lets you get even closer to distant or out-of-the-way subjects, maintaining superb quality for compelling, natural-looking results. When combined with 2x Clear Image Zoom, the lens can reach levels of 100x digital zoom for breathtakingly close shooting.

Steadier focus

The Sony DSCHX400VB features Optical SteadyShot image stabilisation technology that keeps your images clear and sharp by detecting even the smallest movements and rapidly compensating to uphold a pristine resolution - even if you're zooming close or shooting in low-light conditions.

While new Intelligent Active Mode cleverly analyses backward and forward frames to correct any camera shake blur for exceptionally smooth footage. Its Intelligent Active Mode works to intelligently correct movement-related blur in your movies and photos.

Premier processing

All of these great features are driven by the BIONZ X image processing engine, delivering three times the speed of previous BIONZ models for jaw-dropping realism in your images. Image resolution remains reliably high, while both photographs and videos benefit from accurate texture reproduction.

Every shot will look more natural as detail reproduction technology cuts down emphasised outlines and increases detail emphasis. Smart noise reduction ensures images remain clear, even when you're shooting in dim conditions.

Blurring is diminished with diffraction-reducing technology, maintaining excellent levels of detail even while you're shooting at deep focus levels.

Wireless bridge camera features

Take the shot, get creative and share what you've made with the Sony HX400 Bridge Camera, equipped with built-in WiFi and one-touch NFC capabilities.

Share new photos and movies you've captured either on your favourite websites or by email as you pair the camera with your mobile devices.

It's possible to access extra functions and connectivity options when you download apps from the PlayMemories Camera Apps service. Explore the possibilities of Time-lapse, Photo Retouch, Portrait Lighting, synch to smartphone, and much more.

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Specification

Technical specifications for SONY Cyber-shot HX400VB Bridge Camera - Black

OVERVIEW
Camera type Bridge camera
SENSOR
Resolution 20.4 megapixels
Type CMOS
Size 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm
ISO sensitivity AUTO 80 - 3200
Image stabilisation Optical Steadyshot
LENS
Lens type ZEISS Vario Sonnar T Lens
Focal length 4.3 - 215 mm
35 mm equivalent 26.7 - 1337 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.8
Minimum aperture f/6.3
Minimum distance 1 cm
Normal distance 1 cm to infinity
Focusing Autofocus & manual
ZOOM
Optical zoom 50 x
Digital zoom 200 x
VIEWFINDER
Type Electronic viewfinder & Live View
Screen 3" / 76.2 mm LCD screen
Screen features Resolution: 921,600 dots
Viewfinder 0.2" / 5 mm LCD viewfinder
SHUTTER
Shutter speed 30 secs - 1/4000th
Continuous shooting 10 fps
Self-timer - 2 seconds
- 10 seconds
- Portrait 1
- Portrait 2
SETTINGS
Photo exposure modes High Sensitivity, Night scene, Handheld twilight, night portrait, landscape, portrait, soft skin, Anti-motion blur, beach snow, fireworks, Advanced sports shooting, gourmet, Pet Mode
Photo effects Toy Camera, Pop Colour, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High-Key, Partial Colour, High Contrast Mono, Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Richtone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration
Panorama mode Yes
White balance Auto, Daylight, cloudy, incandescent, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Flash, C.Temp./Filter, Custom
PHOTO
Maximum photo resolution 5184 × 3456p
Photo file formats JPEG (DCF Ver. 2.0, Exif Ver. 2.3, MRF Baseline compliant)
VIDEO
Video mode Yes, with sound
Maximum video resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080p
Video file formats MP4
Audio file formats MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
MEMORY
Memory card - Memory Stick Duo
- Memory Stick PRO Duo
- Memory Stick Micro
- Memory Stick XC-HG Duo
- SD
- SDHC
- SDXC
FLASH
Built-in Yes
Guide number 8.5 m at ISO Auto
Hot-shoe adapter Yes
CONNECTIONS
Interface - USB 2.0
- Micro HDMI
TV output - PAL
- NTSC
NFC Yes
WiFi connectivity Yes
App available PlayMemories Home
GPS Yes
POWER
Battery type Lithium-Ion NP-BX1
Battery life - Approx. 300 shots
- Approx. 150 min. playback
Start-up time 2 seconds
GENERAL
Colour Black
Box contents - Sony Cyber-shot HX400VB Bridge Camera
- Rechargeable battery pack NP-BX1
- AC adapter AC-UB10C/UB10D
- Micro USB cable
- Shoulder strap
- Hotshoe cap
- Lens cap
- AC power cord
Dimensions 93.2 x 129.6 x 103.2 mm (H x W x D)
Weight - Approx. 633 g (body only)
- Approx. 660 g (including battery and Memory Stick DUO)
Manufacturer’s guarantee 1 year
Customer reviews

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74 reviews

Reviews from:Sort by:
(8.9 out of 10)
Ease of use
8.6
Image quality
8.9
Features
9.0
Build quality
9.0
Value for money
8.7
Overall rating
8.9
Scores 8.9 out of 10 based on 74 reviews
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(10 out of 10)

Andrew

Halifax GB Keen amateur
+
Has two programs for easy use. selects appropriate settings for the type of shot your looking at. everything I would ever need on a camera, no need to carry a bag of lenses etc.
you need to practice the various functions. Can be a bit confusing.
Confirmed purchase: 21 February 2017
Published on: 22 March 2017
(10 out of 10)

Stephen

Whitehill GB Keen amateur
+
Fantastic camera. Would strongly recommend
No dislikes
Confirmed purchase: 03 December 2016
Published on: 11 February 2017
(10 out of 10)

David

GB Keen amateur
+
Excellent zoom and features.
None
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50x50
415x380

Take at full digital zoom

3 of 3 people found this review helpful
Confirmed purchase: 30 December 2016
Published on: 30 January 2017
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