Music Video Recorder

  • Powerful LPCM and AAC for recording versatility.
  • Capture wide stereo sound with 120° X/Y mic.
  • High-quality 30p HD video with low grain in low light.
  • Wide-angle 120° professional Carl Zeiss® Tessar lens.
  • USB terminal for convenient charging and data transfer.

  • Audio Lip Sync ensures synchronized A/V output.
  • Capture stereo sound via an external microphone. (1)
  • Long lasting stamina battery for up to 3.5 hrs. (2)
  • Manually control and monitor input levels via 2.7” LCD.
  • NFC/Wi-Fi® allows simple, one-touch transfer and sharing. (3)

Develop for Sony cameras

The Camera Remote API beta SDK allows you to develop apps to control a number of Sony cameras wirelessly from another device.

Supported APIs/SDKs

Imaging Sensor

  • 1/2.3″ (7.77mm) back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS Imaging Sensor
  • BIONZ® image processor
  • Pixel Gross: Approx. 16800K pixels
  • Effective Picture Resolution: Approx. 8400K pixels (16:9)
  • Color Filter System: RGB primary color filters


  • Memory Stick Micro™ (Mark 2), Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC, Memory Card (Class 4 or Higher)
  • Video Format: MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
  • Video Resolution: 1920×1080 30p (MP4)
  • Video Actual (Pixel): Approx. 8400K pixels
  • Audio Format: MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch, MPEG-4 Linear PCM 2ch (48kHz/16bit)
  • Unidirectional, 120-degree X/Y stereo microphone
  • Monoral Speaker
  • Mic Level Control

Optics and Lens Specifications

  • Lens Type: Carl Zeiss® Tessar® Lens
  • Aperture: F2.8
  • Focal Length (35mm equivalent): f=18.2mm
  • Minimum Focus Distance: Approx.11 7/8inch (Approx.30cm)
  • Focal Distance: f=2.5mm

LCD Display

  • LCD Type: 2.7″ (6.7cm) 230K Wide Clear Photo LCD(TM) (16:9)
  • Brightness Control
  • Coverage: 100%
  • Grid Display: Grid Line

Exposure System

  • Metering Modes: Multi-segment
  • Scene Mode(s): Auto / Night Scene / Sunrise & Sunset / Fireworks / Landscape / Spotlight / Beach / Snow
  • Noise Reduction
  • White Balance Mode: Auto / Onepush / Outdoor / Indoor
  • Minimum Illumination: Standard: 9 lux (1/30 Shutter Speed) Low Lux: 4.5 lux (1/30 Shutter Speed)
  • Backlight Compensation
  • LOW LUX Mode

Drive System

  • Shutter Speeds: Auto Control Range: 1/30 – 1/10,000

User Interface

  • Recording time and Battery Indicator
  • Multiple Language Display: English, French, Spanish

Advanced Features

  • AGC Limit: Yes (Int. Mic / Ext. Mic)
  • Airplane Mode
  • Audio Level Display
  • Face Detection
  • Intelligent Auto: Backlight / Spotlight / Twilight / Low light
  • Priority Setting (for Face Detection): Auto / Child Priority / Adult Priority
  • Wi-Fi®: Send to Smartphone, Control with Smartphone


  • Memory Card Slot: Memory Stick Micro and Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible
  • NFC (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible)
  • Wi-Fi®: IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band)
  • HD Output: HDMI Out (micro) (sold separately)
  • BRAVIA® Sync™: Yes
  • Headphone Jack: Stereo Mini Jack
  • Microphone Input: Integrated into Line input (Analog Audio)
  • HDMI Terminal: Yes (micro)
  • Multi/Micro USB Terminal: Yes

Weight and Measurements

  • Dimensions: 4 5/8inch x 2 7/8inch x 1 1/8inch (116.5mm × 70.5mm × 27mm) including the supplied battery


  • Power Requirements: 3.6V (battery pack); 5.0V (AC Adaptor)
  • Battery Type: NP-BX1

In The Box

  • Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-BX1)
  • Micro USB Cable
  • Lens Cap
  • Cap String
  • Operating Guide


1. External microphone is optional accessory, not included

2. Actual performance varies based on settings, environmental conditions, and usage. Battery capacity decreases over time and use.

3. Requires NFC-compatible mobile device. Check device’s user manual for compatibility. Device cases may prevent connection.