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Sony HDR-AS50/B Action Cam
- Advanced intelligent SteadyShot image stabilization reduces blur
- Full camera control via Wi-Fi with new Live-View Remote and Smartphone
- Intuitive user interface for easy operation
- 6 video modes including 1080/60p HD, 4x slow motion and 4K time lapse
- Built-In stereo mic for quality sound recording
- Never miss the action with long lasting up to 150min stamina battery and loop recording
- Pro quality wide angle ZEISS lens and zoom capability
- Exmor R CMOS sensor for excellent low light performance
- Ruggedized, waterproof dive housin9 with universal tripod mount included
- Easy movie creation with Action Cam Movie Creator
Action Cam turns everyday experiences into extraordinary memories. Take your camera everywhere - even take it underwater with the included waterproof housing. Shoot playful points of view and enjoy every day moviemaking in Full HD, plus advanced features like SteadyShot, 4K time-lapse capture and more. It's the casual, fun camera that's ready when you are.
Advanced intelligent SteadyShot image stabilization reduces blur
From the rockiest trail to the wildest surf, you want to shoot crisp, clear video your audience will actually enjoy watching. Advanced intelligent SteadyShot image stabilization reduces blur by normalizing the oscillation the image brings to the sensor. This means motion blur and noise levels are reduced, even in low light.
Full camera control via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth with new Live View Remote and Smartphone
With Live-View Remote RM-LVR3 or compatible smartphone you can control up to five cameras at the same time. With Bluetooth compatibility connecting to your camera is a cinch. You can power on and off your cameras, change settings, and start and stop record easily. These convenient features allow you to enjoy your moments and those you share them with in addition to savoring the memories. Share the adventure as it happens via Ustream live streaming. Now your circle of friends and family can share the excitement in real time by simply logging in to UStream from anywhere. You can also link your favorite social accounts with the streaming to notify your friends when you start streaming video. Add a different point of view by including other camera angles to your movies. The camcorder connects up to five compatible cameras5 - like an Action Cam - via Wi-Fi and uses the camcorder's LCD to preview what the other cameras are seeing and simultaneously start recording on all synced cameras. Use PlayMemories Home to easily edit a multi-view movie for a great video experience.
Intuitive user interface for easy operation
Selecting and changing features has never been easier thanks to the new, intuitive user interface. All menus are easily accessible. Enjoy a seamless camera setting experience and find the perfect setting for your shooting needs. For even more convenience and saving battery life, Action Cam can also be turned on/off via smartphone with PlayMemories Mobile.
6 video modes including 1080/60p and 120p HD slow motion and 4K time lapse
Six video shooting modes are available for flexible shooting scenarios. Record in Full HD 1920x1080/60p for beautiful smooth video. HQ mode delivers full-HD quality for the highest image resolution. Time-lapse Capture lets you produce time-lapse movies easily by using high-quality 4K still images shot at designated intervals. Then Action Cam Movie Creator (v. 5.1) or Action Cam App (v. 2.0) simply transforms these images into an impressive time-lapse movie.
Built-In stereo mic for quality sound recording
Make a great movie even better with great audio. Built-in stereo microphone allows you to capture sounds of your adventure in two-track stereo, naturally. Clear sound with reduced noise enhances the most sophisticated movie work you can produce.
Never miss the action with long lasting up to 150min stamina battery and loop recording
Action Cam is equipped with a rechargeable battery that lasts up to 150 minutes in record time. Don?t worry about missing the perfect moment with loop recording. Loop overwrite shooting can be chosen with duration options of 5, 20, 60, 120 minutes, or "unlimited". Use it to capture the decisive moment without worrying about running out of capacity.
Pro quality wide angle ZEISS lens and zoom capability
Capture epic wide-angle views with the ZEISS Tessar lens or choose standard but striking views. Either way, you'll always be capturing beautiful shots of the most challenging ski slopes, mountain trails, swirling rapids, or pitted asphalt paths. Discover new flexibility to vary your shooting in action for dramatic effects and added excitement. For example, your angle of view can be switched between "Wide" and "Narrow" in two levels. In addition, seamlessly adjustable zoom mode enables you to change zooming while shooting.
Exmor R CMOS sensor for excellent low light performance
Experience stunning low-light sensitivity with improved image clarity and drastically reduced grain with Sony's back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor.
Ruggedized, waterproof dive housing with universal tripod mount included
Take Action Cam diving to 60m/179ft. using supplied Underwater Housing - no need to buy optional gear. Equipped with a flat panel, it lets you control all camera buttons easily through the housing. What's more, it shields this hardy compact camera from shocks, damp, rust, dust, and sand. Enjoy carefree aquatic adventure and extend your exploration to tough terrain.
Easy movie creation with Action Cam Movie Creator
Make your movies look even better with Action Cam Movie Creator. Produce and edit videos quickly and easily thanks to a range of features such as 4K Time-lapse You can also flip your videos clockwise or counter clockwise by 90 degrees with Movie Rotation, or use Multi View to combine up to four movie footage segments - captured simultaneously by different cameras - and make a split-screen composite.
- Camera Type: Full HD POV Camcorder
- Gain Control: Auto
- Imaging Sensor: 1/2.3" (7.77mm) back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS Sensor
- Processor: BIONZ X image processor
- Pixel Gross: Approx. 16.8 MP
- Effective Picture Resolution: Movie: Approx.11.1 MP(16:9) Still: Approx.11.1 MP(16:9)
- Color Filter System: RGB primary color filters
- Media Type: MP4 Memory Stick Micro (Mark 2), MP4 Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card(Class 4 or Higher), XAVC S Micro SDHC/SDXC Memory Card (Class 10)
- Still Image Mode: JPEG
- Still Image Max Effective Resolution: Approx.11.1 Megapixels (When Angle setting is set to wide) Approx.7.0 Megapixels (When Angle setting is set to narrow)
- Video Format: MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 XAVC S format: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
- Video Resolution: MP4 PS:1920x1080 60p/50p HQ:1920x1080 30p/25p STD:1280x720 30p/25p HS120(HS100):1280x720 120p/100p XAVC S 60p/50p:1920x1080 60p/50p 30p/25p:1920x1080 30p/25p 24p:1920x1080 24p
- Video Actual (Pixel): Approx.11.1 MP (When STEADYSHOT is set to off and angle is set to wide)
- Video Signal: HDTV
- Audio Format: MP4/MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch, XAVC S/LPCM 2ch
- Microphone/Speaker: Built-in Zoom Microphone / Monaural Speaker
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): MP4:
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): PS: Approx.28Mbps/
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): HQ: Approx.16Mbps/
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): STD: Approx.6Mbps/
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): HS120(HS100): Approx.28Mbps/
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): XAVC S:
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): 60p/30p/24p: Approx.50Mbps
- Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR): 50p/25p: Approx.50Mbps
- Still Image File Format: DCF Ver.2.0 compatible, Exif Ver.2.3 compatible, MPF Baseline compatible
- Still Image Size(Photo Mode): Photo Mode: Approx.11.9 MP 16:9 (4608x2592) (When Angle setting is set to wide) Time-lapse Capture Mode: Approx.8.3 MP 16:9 (3840x2160), Approx.8.3 MP 16:9 (3840x2160) Motion Shot LE Photo Recording Mode: Approx.3.0 MP 16:9 (2304x1296)
- Wind Noise Reduction: Yes (Off / On)
- Progressive Mode: Yes
- Lens Type: ZEISS Tessar
- Aperture: F2.8
- Digital Zoom: 3x
- Focal Length (35mm equivalent): Movie: f=18.4mm(WIDE), f=21.8mm(NARROW) Photo: f=18.4mm(WIDE), f=21.8mm(NARROW) Time-lapse capture mode: f=18.4mm(WIDE), f=21.8mm(NARROW)
- Minimum Focus Distance: Approx. 11 7/8" (Approx. 30cm)
- Focal Distance: f=2.8
- Steady Shot Mode: 21.8mm (16:9)
- Metering Modes: Multi-segment
- Exposure Settings: Auto
- Scene Mode(s): Auto / Underwater
- Noise Reduction: Yes
- White Balance Mode: Auto / Color Temp / Custom
- Minimum Illumination: 6 lux (1/30 Shutter Speed)
- Backlight Compensation: Yes (Auto)
- Drive Mode: Single Shooting / Burst Shooting / Motion Shot LE
- Self-timer: Yes (2 sec / 10 sec)
- Shutter Speeds: Auto Control Range: 1/30 - 1/10,000 (30fps)
- Media/Battery Indicator: Yes (recordable time) / Yes (remaining capacity)
- On Screen Main Indicators: Recording Mod
- On Screen Main Indicators: Image stabilizatio
- On Screen Main Indicators: Shooting Mode Status
- Waterproof: Yes (In use with Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)
- Dustproof: Yes (In use with Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1) As for dust-proof/shock-proof performance, there is no guarantee that the camcorder will not become scratched or dented.
- Airplane Mode: Yes
- Image Stabilization: Advanced intelligent SteadyShot image stabilization w/ Active Mode
- Loop Recording: Yes
- Shockproof: Yes (In use with Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)
- Wi-Fi: Yes (Built-in)
- Power Save: Yes
- Memory Card Slot: Memory Stick Micro and Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible
- Wi-Fi: Yes (Wi-Fi Compatible, IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band))
- Multi/Micro USB Terminal: Yes
Weights and Measurements
- Dimensions (Approx.): Approx.31/32 x 1 7/8 x 3 3/8" (Approx.24.2 x 47.0 x 83.0mm) (W x H x D including supplied battery)
- Weight (Approx.): Approx.2.0oz (Approx.58g) (Main unit only)
- Weight (Approx.) (Total): Approx.2.9oz (Approx. 83g) (NP-BX1(supplied battery))
- Power Consumption (in Operation): HD: 1.6W
- Power Requirements: 3.6V (battery pack)
- Battery Type: NP-BX1
- Charge on camcorder (Charging time with supplied Battery): Yes (approx. 4h 25min)
- Recording pixels (photo, 16:9): Approx.11.9 Megapixels
- USB Charging: DC 5 V 500 mA/800 mA
USB Power Supply
- USB Power Supply: Yes (1.5A or more is recommended)