Sony HDR CX405

2.29 Mpx, 50p, 30 x
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In addition to high-quality technology, Handycam's performance relies on its convenient operation for flexible shooting, editing, and sharing of stunning images. The user-friendly functions make it easy to capture the essence of your subject. Sony's experts have developed a Handycam, which makes it even more fun to shoot exciting videos, because it's not only new, but also easy to use, and will bring a lot of fun to this and future generations.

Optical SteadyShot with Smart Active Mode: Blur-free video even when you're walking or zooming: Advanced image stabilization compensates for camera shake up to 13x1 more effectively than standard mode
See life in a whole new light: the visionary design and advanced technology of the Handycam - ZEIss lens, EXMOR R CMOS image sensor and BIONZ X image processor - form the basis for high-quality images. The large zoom range of up to 26.8 mm and the 50 Mbps XAVC S recording speed of 50 Mbps make it possible to capture images with amazing dynamics and detail. Optical SteadyShot with intelligent Active mode prevents camera shake and blurred images from ruining your images. AVCHD and XAVC S formats ensure true-to-original playback and vivid recordings.
Compact and always ready for use.

Key specifications

Data storage type
Max. picture resolution
1920 x 1080 Pixels
Image sensor type
Backlit CMOS
Memory card type
Memory Stick Micro M2, microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Item number

Manual · 10.6 MB · German (Switzerland), Italian (Switzerland), Portuguese (Portugal), Dutch (Netherlands)

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Good77/100Rank 7 out of 18
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Stiftung Warentest18 Camcorder: Neue Camcorder 2015ReleaseJanuary 2016

The Sony HDR-CX405 is a simply equipped camcorder, and the Full HD model is not particularly versatile when tested. The battery life is just as critical, with the mediocre battery only providing a barely satisfactory operating time. When it comes to the quality of the videos, there is basically nothing to complain about, especially since the sound is also at a good level...

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