The Sony HDR-MV1 Music Camcorder is designed for capturing high-quality video and audio. It can record Full HD 1920 x 1080p video at 30 fps and LPCM or AAC stereo audio. For video, it's equipped with a 16MP Exmor R CMOS image sensor and a wide-angle 120° Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens. It can also capture HD 1280 x 720p video at 30 fps and it records to the web-friendly MP4 format. The camcorder features a 2.7" LCD monitor as well.
For recording audio, the HDR-MV1 features a 120° stereo microphone array and an external microphone input. It also has a headphone jack for more accurate audio monitoring. You can record audio using the 44.1kHz/16-bit LPCM format or the 48kHz/128kbps AAC format. Plus, the camcorder supports Audio Lip Sync functionality and manual or auto audio level control. The 2.7" LCD screen features an on-screen meter as well, which you can use to monitor the audio input levels.
For wireless connectivity, the HDR-MV1 features built-in Wi-Fi with One Touch NFC smartphone or tablet pairing. This allows you to use your compatible mobile device as a remote control and a remote monitor. Once you've recorded some footage, you can transfer it to your mobile device via Wi-Fi for immediate uploading onto the Internet. There's also a micro-HDMI output and a Multi Terminal USB port that supports simultaneous data transfer and charging.
|Sensor||16 Megapixel CMOS|
|Angle of View||120deg.|
|Recording Media||Memory Stick Micro, microSD/SDHC/SDXC|
|Video Format||High Definition |
1920 x 1080p / 30 fps
1280 x 720p / 30 fps
|Microphone Recording Angle||120deg.|
|Audio Format||AAC |
|Sampling Frequency||LPCM: 44.1 kHz |
AAC: 48.0 kHz
|Bit Rate||LPCM: 16.0-bit |
AAC: 128.0 kbps
|Built-in Light/Flash||Light - No |
Flash - No
|Outputs||1x HDMI D (Micro) |
1x Multi-Terminal USB
|Battery||Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack|