120GB Full HD Camcorder
HDD & SD Card Hybrid
1000-Line Motion/11MP Still Picture Quality
iA Mode AF Tracking & Touch Screen
- MEDIA .
- Records Onto HDD (120 GB), SD/SDHC Memory Card
- Recording Format MPEG4-AVC/H.264 (AVCHD standard compliant); JPEG (Still Image)
- Image Sensor (Total) 1/4.1" MOS x 3
Image Sensor (Effective)
6.21 megapixels (2.07 megapixels x 3) [16:9] [Motion Image]
7.95 megapixels (2.65 megapixels x 3) [3:2],
7.53 megapixels (2.51 megapixels x 3) [16:9],
6.96 megapixels (2.32 megapixels x 3) [4:3] [Still Image]
- Total Pixels 9.15 megapixels (3.05 megapixels x 3)
- F Value F1.8(WIDE)/2.8(TELE)
Digital Zoom30x - 700x
Focal Length4.0 - 48.0 mm
- Filter Diameter 43mm
35mm Film Camera Equivalent
44.9-539mm [16:9] [Motion Image]
41.3-496mm [3:2], 40.8-490mm [16:9],
45.0-540mm [4:3] [Still Image]
Leica Dicomar Lens
- Image Stabilizer Advanced O.I.S. (Optical Image Stabilization)
- Still Picture Recording:4:3 9 M (3520 x 2640), 8 M (3264 x 2448), 5 M (2560 x 1920), 0.3 M (640 x 480)
- Still Picture Recording:3:2 10.6 M (3984 x 2656), 7 M (3264 x 2176), 4.5 M (2592 x 1728)
- Still Picture Recording:16:9 10 M (4224 x 2376), 6 M (3328 x 1872), 3.5 M (2560 x 1440)
Shutter Speed: Motion Image
60i Auto Slow Shutter ON: 1/30-1/8000, OFF: 1/60-1/8000,
24P Auto Slow Shutter ON: 1/24-1/8000, OFF: 1/48-1/8000
- Shutter Speed: Still Image 1/2-1/2000, video flash: 1/2-1/500
- Minimum Illumination 1.6 Lux (1/30 Low Light Mode), 1 Lux (Magic Pix)
- Focus Auto/Manual
- White Balance Auto/Indoor1/Indoor2/Sunny/Cloudy/White Set
- Iris Auto/Manual
- LCD Monitor 2.7" Wide LCD (230,400 pixels)
- MagicPix Images Yes
Simultaneous Motion Video & Still Picture RecordingYes; 8.3 M (3840 x 2160), 2.1 M (1920 x 1080) [16:9]
- Creating Still Picture from Motion Picture 2.1 M (1920 x 1080) [16:9]
- Microphone 5.1ch Surround, Zoom and Focus Microphone
- Speaker Dynamic type
- On-Screen Display Language English, French, Spanish
- Flash Yes
- RECORDING & PLAYBACK
- Video Recording Format MPEG4-AVC/H.264 (AVCHD standard complaint)
- Recording Mode HA (17Mbps/VBR) (1920 x 1080), HG (13Mbps/VBR) (1920 x 1080), HX (9Mbps/VBR) 1920 x 1080), HE (6Mbps/VBR) (1440 x 1080)
- Playback Mode HA (17Mbps/VBR) (1920 x 1080), HG (13Mbps/VBR) (1920 x 1080), HX (9Mbps/VBR) 1920 x 1080), HE (6Mbps/VBR) (1440 x 1080)
- Audio Recording System Dolby Digital (5.1ch)
- SD CARD FEATURES .
- Built-in SD Slot Yes
- DPOF Max. 999 images
- JACKS .
- Video Component Yes
- HDMI Yes (mini)
- USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
- AV Out
- INCLUDED ACCESSORIES .
- AC Adaptor Yes
- Video Component Cable Yes
- AV Cable Yes
- USB Cable Yes
- Stylus Pen Yes
- IR Remote Yes
- Included Software HD Writer AE 1.0
- Rechargeable Battery Pack min. 1250 mAh / Lithium-Ion
- GENERAL .
- Power Supply DC 7.2/9.3 V
- Power Consumption 7.4W
- AC Cable Yes
- DC Cable Yes
- Dimensions (H x W x D) 2.87'' x 2.72'' x 5.04''
- Weight Approx. 0.93 lbs
- UPC 037988983780
HDC-HS250K is rated out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Anonymous from Great quality and value small, real HD, more than 2 hours record
Date published: 2010-06-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by Anonymous from Still Learning Theres so much that comes with this camera that 6 months into it and still theres features I am learning of.
Date published: 2009-12-28
Does software come with this camcorder?HD Writer VE 2.0 You can copy the motion/still picture data to the HDD of PCs or write to media such as Blu-ray discs, DVD discs or SD cards using HD Writer VE 2.0, which is the software installed in the supplied CD-ROM. Refer to the operating instructions of HD Writer VE 2.0 (PDF file) for details on how to use it.
Are there drivers available for Windows 7 or 8?No, there are no drivers for Windows 7 or Windows 8.
If I turn the camcorder upside down , I hear rattling noise is this normal?This rattling noise is the Optical image stabilization sensor which assists with reduces any handshake while recording. This is normal.
How do I clean my camcorder?Before cleaning, detach the battery or pull out the AC adaptor from the AC outlet, and then wipe the product with a dry soft cloth.