Choose country:
Choose language:
This is a demo of a seamless insert of an Icecat LIVE product data-sheet in your website. Imagine that this responsive data-sheet is included in the product page of your webshop. How to integrate Icecat LIVE JavaScript.

Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD

Add to compare
The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB
Article code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product code if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
Hand-held camcorders allow you to record your own video and make photoshots. You can always have such cameras with you to record the important moments of your life and share them with friends or family. You can even make your own movie!
Data-sheet quality: created/standardized by Icecat
The quality of the data-sheets can be on several levels:
only logistic data imported: we have only basic data imported from a supplier, a data-sheet is not yet created by an editor.
created by Sony: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 15 Jul 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Product views: 12417
This statistic is based on the 81151 using ecommerce sites (eshops, distributors, comparison sites, ecommerce ASPs, purchase systems, etc) daily downloading this Icecat data-sheet since 15-07-05 Only sponsoring brands are included in the free Open Icecat content distribution as used by 79283 free Open Icecat users.
Info modified on: 24 Jun 2018 01:27:27
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Long product name Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD :
The short editorial description of Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD

DCR-HC30 800Kpix CCD Touch screen 2.5"LCD Carl Zeiss Blue
Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD:
The official marketing text of Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD as supplied by the manufacturer

The DCR-HC30 provides a good combination of ease of use and high picture quality in a DV Handycam. Enhancements include a new compact horizontal body design, 16:9 widescreen mode, enhanced touch sensitive LCD technology, improved menu systems and higher quality CCDs and lenses.

The DCR-HC30 features a larger and more versatile ‘Hybrid’ LCD screen. This 2.5-inch display provides a very bright picture for use in high contrast situations, such as beach or ski scenes. The high-class image processing of the DCR-HC30 is complemented by its top quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* Lens. This offers a 10x Variable Optical Zoom and 120x Digital Zoom. It offers Super NightShot Plus, an enhanced version of the technology that can produce colour pictures even when recording in the dark.

An Easy Handycam button on the camcorder now provides a one-step solution for ease of use for beginners. The HC30 comes bundled with Picture Package software for adding music to video and burning to a compatible PC’s CD via the iLINK connection. USB Web streaming allows the camcorder to be used as a Webcam or to be burn video to a CD. The DCR-HC30 includes a DV-IN function that allows video edited on a PC to be recorded back to tape. The HC30 is compatible with Memory Stick DUO™ for high-speed digital image capture, half the size of a normal Memory Stick.

Short summary description Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD:
This short summary of the Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.

Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB, 0.68 MP, CCD, 10x, 120x, 2.5", Hybrid LCD

Long summary description Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB. Total megapixels: 0.68 MP, Sensor type: CCD. Optical zoom: 10x, Digital zoom: 120x. Display diagonal: 2.5", Display: Hybrid LCD. Minimum illumination: 5 lx. Width: 1.97" (50 mm), Depth: 3.39" (86 mm), Height: 4.41" (112 mm)

Image sensor
Total megapixels *
0.68 MP
Sensor type *
Lens system
Optical zoom *
Digital zoom *
Display diagonal *
Hybrid LCD
Minimum illumination
5 lx
Weight & dimensions
Width *
1.97" (50 mm)
Depth *
3.39" (86 mm)
Height *
4.41" (112 mm)
Weight *
13.4 oz (380 g)
Other features
640 x 480 pixels
Flash memory
8 MB
Source Testseek summary Average rating
2017-03-01 09:11:18
Testseek has collected 3 expert reviews for Sony DCR-HC30 NON 800Kpix 8MB 2.5" PAL USB 0.68 MP CCD and the average expert rating is 55 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
Source Review comments Score
2017-03-01 09:11:18
Automatic amenities on the DCR-HC30 include the aforementioned options of Spot Metering and Spot Focusing, allowing users to focus or adjust the exposure to a particular area of the image by touching the corresponding area on the camcorders touch scre...
2017-03-01 09:11:18
Sonys HC30/40 camcorders were designed with ease of use in mind. Therefore the automatic controls will not disappoint the user who likes to turn on and go. One nice feature introduced in last years models was the spot focus and spot metering options...
Customer service details