Sony - DSC-HX400 20.4-Megapixel Digital Camera - Black

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This Sony DSC-HX400 digital camera's 20.4-megapixel, 1/2.3" Exmor R CMOS sensor and Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* lens allow you to take crisp photographs and high-definition video footage of subjects and scenes. Built-in Wi-Fi simplifies file sharing.

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  • Sony - DSC-HX400 20.4-Megapixel Digital Camera - Black
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What's Included

  • Sony DSC-HX400 20.4-Megapixel Digital Camera
  • Rechargeable battery (NP-BX1)
  • AC adapter, micro USB cable
  • Shoulder strap, shoe cap, lens cap, PlayMemories Home software
  • Owner's manual

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.7 out of 5 stars.
97% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (310 out of 321)

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Product Features

20.4-megapixel, 1/2.3" Exmor R CMOS sensor

With an RGB primary color mosaic filter system captures high-resolution images up to 5184 x 3888 pixels.

50x optical/50x digital/2500x total zoom

Through a Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* lens for precise zooming and accuracy.

3" XtraFine LCD

With 921,000 dots resolution, 5-step manual brightness control and a histogram with on/off options makes it easy to review images and videos. A viewfinder with 8.1x, 16.2x magnification lets you set up shots.

High-definition movie mode

Lets you record up to 1080/60i/60p/24p video footage in AVCHD format with 2-channel Dolby Digital (AC-3) audio or up to 1440 x 1080 video footage at 30 fps in MP4 format with 2-channel MPEG-4 AAC-LC audio.

Bionz X processor

Enables you to achieve sharp images.

Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Intelligent Active mode

Helps reduce the effects of camera shake and vibration to minimize blurring.

Burst mode

Lets you capture up to 10 shots at 10 fps (frames per second) to help you gather sharp footage of fast-motion scenes.

Face detection

Tracks up to 8 faces to help bring subjects into clear view. Smile Shutter technology ensures optimal results.

Scene modes

Include high-sensitivity, night scene, handheld twilight, night portrait, landscape, portrait, soft skin, antimotion blur, beach, snow, fireworks, advanced sports shooting, gourmet and pet for versatility.

White balance modes

Include auto, daylight, cloudy, incandescent, fluorescent 1 (cool white), fluorescent 2 (day white), fluorescent 3 (day light), flash, color temperature, filter and custom for shooting in a variety of lighting conditions.

Built-in manual pop-up flash

With a variety of flash modes lets you add light to your shots when necessary.

Creative style options

Include standard, vivid, portrait, landscape, sunset, black-and-white and sepia to enhance your creativity while shooting.

Built-in Wi-Fi

Facilitates photo and video sharing.

NFC (near-field communication) technology

Enables one-touch remote function and sharing with compatible devices.

Card reader

Supports Secure Digital High Capacity, SDXC and Memory Stick PRO Duo formats for easy storage options (cards not included).

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What Experts are Saying

Rating, 3.7 out of 5 with 6 reviews

Overall Customer Rating

97%of customers recommend this product.



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                  What Experts are Saying

                  Rating, 3.7 out of 5 with 6 reviews
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                  The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about water proof, energy, exposure and storage. Editors have mixed opinions about sensor. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 83/100 = Very good quality.
                  • Expert Reviews (UK)Rating, 3 out of 5Ben Pitt on July 18, 2014
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                    Lots of impressive features but image quality from the Sony HX400V is unexceptionalFull Review
                  • LetsGoDigital (UK)Ilse Jurriën on June 24, 2014
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                  • PhotographyBLOGRating, 4 out of 5Mark Goldstein on April 10, 2014
                    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V Review
                    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V is a premium super-zoom camera that features a 50x, 24-1200mm zoom lens, 20.4 megapixel back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor, BIONZ X processor, 1920x1080 50p Full HD video recording with stereo sound and HDMIFull Review
                  • TechRadar (UK)Rating, 4 out of 5Amy Davies on April 4, 2014
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                    Sony's bridge camera gets an overhaul and it's almost perfectFull Review
                  • The Imaging Resource!Mike Tomkins on February 11, 2014
                    Sony HX400V Review
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                  • Steve's DigicamsMichael Palmer on February 11, 2014
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                    Sony has announced its "most stable 50x Optical Zoom CMOS" digicam. The new Cyber-shot DSC-HX400 boasts a 20.4-megapixel CMOS image sensor mated to a BIONZ X image processing engine and a 50x Carl Zeiss Optical Zoom lens. This DSLR-styledFull Review
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