Sanyo VPC-HD2 Review

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Model Name: Sanyo Xacti VPC-HD2  
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Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
Model Number: VPC-HD2 
Camera Format: Other 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $699.99
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Date Available: 2007-03-01
Tripod Mount:  
Weight: 235g
Weight With Batteries? Yes 
Size: 79 x 119 x 36 mm
3.1 x 4.7 x 1.4 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3054x2302, 2592x1944, 1536x2048, 1600x1200, 1280x960
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 1280x720, 640x480, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30.00, 0.00
Movie Audio:  
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 7.21
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 16:9, 4:3
Sensor Type:  
Actual Pixels: 7.10 
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 38 - 380 mm
Zoom Ratio: 10.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 10x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 10 cm to Infinity
3.9 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - 100 cm
0.4 - 39.4 in
Aperture Range: f/3.5 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Optical Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.2
LCD Resolution (pixels): 210,000
Max Playback Zoom: 58.00x
ISO Settings: 50, 100, 200, 400, 1600
White Balance Settings: Auto, Sunny, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Sampling 
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 1.8EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi, center-weighted, spot 
Aperture Priority:  
Shutter Priority:  
Full Manual Exposure:  
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, Forced, Off, Red-Eye, Slow synchro* (Night View mode) 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: 30cm-2.8m [Wide], 30cm-1.9m [Tele] 
Ext Flash Connection:  
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SDHC / SD 
Memory Included (MB):  
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format:  
Movie File Format: MPEG-4 
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: Camera dock w/ PC, video and DC connection 
Included Software: SANYO Software Pack 7.4 CD-ROM 
OS Compatibility:  
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
Notes & Features:  


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