Capture the tiniest of details with lifelike clarity thanks to the XAVC S recording format, which enables high bit rate recording of up to 50Mbps. This heightens the precision and clarity of Full HD images, while suppressing compression noise, so you can always count on top video quality.
Shoot Clear, Wide-Angle Action
Shoot action-packed scenes with unsurpassed stability when you use Sony's Optical SteadyShot™ in Intelligent Active Mode. Using the latest in optical image stabilisation technology, it is able to detect and correct camera shake blur to maintain incredible levels of detail and clarity. Its stabilisation prowess is up to 13x*1 more effective during wide-angle shooting compared to an Optical SteadyShot™ in standard mode, so you can record smoothly even when zooming in on a distant mountain scene, or chasing after a toddler on vacation.
*1 Compared to standard mode. The image stabilisation effect may vary depending on shooting conditions.
Stunning Low-Light Performance
Experience stunning low-light performance thanks to the back-illuminated Exmor R™ CMOS sensor. The unique back-illuminated technology powering the sensor enables it to utilise incident light more efficiently, doubling its sensitivity compared to conventional CMOS sensors. The result is a clearer, sharper image and drastically reduced noise even when shooting in dimly lit environments, whether in a party or out under the stars.
Project Your Movies On Any Flat Surface
Screen your masterpiece from the same device you shot those great footage with. A 13-lumen projector is built into the HDR-PJ410 HD video camera, letting any flat surface be your screen. An input makes it easy to project from external devices. Now everyone can get a glimpse into your most memorable adventures, anywhere.
Get To The Best Moments Of Your Adventures Easily
Save time by quickly finding your highlight points and start editing immediately. Highlight Movie Maker will also take the best scenes automatically and create a highlight movie complete with background music. You can also share your work immediately via smartphone.
Live Stream Precious Moments
Share your favourite moments with your family and friends via Ustream®, a Live Streaming*2 function that enables you to broadcast high-quality movies even as you film them. Whether it's your child's recital or an epic movie in the making, sharing has never been easier.
*2 Requires a Wi-Fi® router or smartphone capable of tethering. This feature may not be available due to your region's broadband and internet service restrictions.
Dual Video Recording
Preserve every precious memory with dual video recording – a convenient function that allows simultaneous recording of AVCHD movies in Full HD for film-like results and MP4 format for easy sharing with friends and family. Dual video recording is also available for the combination of high-quality XAVC S and MP4*3. Instantly transfer MP4 movies to your mobile device, allowing instant uploading to websites.
*3 Dual Video Recording doesn't work in "AVCHD PS" mode or "XAVC S HD 50p" mode.
Multi Camera Control
Shoot precious moments from every angle using the Multi-Camera Control*4 functions. It allows you to connect your Handycam Camcorder to multiple other cameras and simultaneously capture footage from several different angles.
*4 Requires a Wi-Fi® router or smartphone capable of tethering. This feature may not be available due to your region's broadband and internet service restrictions.
Explore different effects and widen your creative expression with Picture Effects. Tweak the brightness, colour, vividness and texture according to your preference and enjoy the results on screen after a round of shooting with 13 different effects in total, including 6 new ones – Toy Camera, Soft High Key, Partial Colour, Miniature, Watercolour and Illustration. Transform every scene into the work you've envisioned.
Motion Shot Video
Trace every split second of the action with Motion Shot Video, an intelligent feature that captures the moving subject in a sequence of images showing the trajectory of motion. Superimposed on a single image in playback, Motion Shot Video serves as a powerful tool to analyse that important golf swing or goalkeeper save.
Shoot better images without complicated settings. Intelligent Auto makes capturing beautiful images a breeze. With Intelligent Auto, Handycam® Camcorder will automatically recognise up to 180 different combinations of scenes and adjust the camera settings accordingly for the best results.
Be instantly recognised by your smile. Smile Shutter — adjustable in three levels — automatically takes a shot when movies are being recorded. Now, you can leave the task of choosing the right moment for a still photo to the camcorder, and just enjoy the candid shots of your subjects' brightest smiles.
Mic Level Control
Mic Level Control provides greater scope for sound effectiveness when shooting videos. From low birdsong to loud band performances, users can easily set the input level depending on the situation. Even when the sound level increases suddenly, Auto Gain prevents the sound from breaking up and eliminates distortion.