Sony HDRAS50B action sports camera Full HD CMOS 11.1 MP 1/2.3" 2.05 oz (58 g)

Quick Overview

HDR-AS50B - 1/2.3" 11.1MP, ZEISS Tessar Lens, F2.8, 6lux, BIONZ X, MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264), 1920x1080, Micro USB
Action Cam and Live-View Remote team up

Grab Action Cam and strap on Live-View Remote. More than just wristwear, Live-View Remote also doubles as mountable controller for handy use with optional accessory Shooting Grip. You’re ready for any adventure.

Smart operation with friendly UI

Selecting and changing features has never been easier thanks to the new, intuitive user interface. All menus are easily accessible. Enjoy a seamless camera setting experience and find the perfect setting for your shooting needs. Camera can also be turned on/off via smartphone with PlayMemories Mobile1.

Get star performance using super features

Count on SteadyShot™ for stable movies, shoot in the dark with low-light sensitivity, change area coverage with new adjustable field of view, and get peerless high performance with the trio of Exmor R™ sensor, BIONZ X™ processor, and ZEISS® lens.

SteadyShot stabilises POV movies

SteadyShot suppresses tiny vibrations caused by bike riding and other activities. Now you can take steadier POV movie action, so your fans can relax and really enjoy the show.

Shoot from dawn to dusk and in dim spaces

No more worries about shooting in the dark. You can rely on Exmor R CMOS sensor for stunning videos outdoors from sunup to sundown, and even capture natural ambience indoors.

Exmor R CMOS sensor
Shoot in the dark with incident light, using this cutting-edge sensor.

BIONZ X image processor
Record fast moves and smooth action up to 50Mbps2/Full HD.

ZEISS® Tessar™ lens
Capture landscapes and aerial shots with panoramic viewing angles.

Adjustable field of view and zoom freedom

Select “Wide”3 or “Narrow” angle for your field of view, and adjust settings via zoom during shooting. Bring star quality to dramatic footage of athletes and moviemakers.

Easy features for making thrilling movies

Create your own time-lapse movie visions

Use Time-lapse Capture to take 4K-resolution still images. Then let Action Cam Movie Creator (v. 5.1 for Windows, v. 3.1 for Mac) or Action Cam App (v. 2.0)4 produce a moving vision of rare artistry.

Highlight Movie Maker5 knows friendly faces

In-camera Highlight Movie Maker immediately makes a short highlight movie for sharing with your favourite music. Now enjoy how smoothly it works with face detection.

Play hard with Action Cam and gear

Get playful with sturdy new Action Cam. Dive deep to 60m/197ft. using supplied Underwater Housing with easy access to camera buttons. Explore far and wide with shielding from shocks, damp, rust, dust, sand. Shoot anywhere anytime. Just for fun!
SKU HDRAS50/B
EAN 0027242895737
Manufacturer Sony
Reviews No
PDF Url No
Contract ID N/A
Video
HD typeFull HD
Maximum video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Video resolutions1280 x 720,1920 x 1080 pixels
Video formats supportedAVC,H.264,MP4,MPEG4
Supported video modes720p,1080p
Maximum frame rate120 fps
Bitrate at maximum video resolution50 Mbit/s
Aspect ratio16:9
Picture quality
Effective megapixels (movie)11.1 MP
Sensor typeCMOS
Photo modeYes
Image formats supportedEXIF
Maximum image resolution4608 x 2592 pixels
Total megapixels11.1 MP
Optical sensor size1/2.3"
Continuous shooting modeYes
Display
Built-in displayYes
Lens system
Fixed aperture0.11" (2.8 mm)
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)0.858" (21.8 mm)
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)0.724" (18.4 mm)
Image stabilizerYes
Focal length range (f-f)0.724 - 0.858" (18.4 - 21.8 mm)
Image sensor
Effective megapixels (movie)11.1 MP
Sensor typeCMOS
Total megapixels11.1 MP
Optical sensor size1/2.3"
Focusing
Minimum focusing distance11.8" (30 cm)
Light exposure
Minimum illumination6 lx
Still image
Photo modeYes
Image formats supportedEXIF
Maximum image resolution4608 x 2592 pixels
Continuous shooting modeYes
Audio
Audio recording formatsLC-AAC,MP4
Built-in microphoneYes
Built-in speaker(s)Yes
White balance
White balanceAuto,Custom modes
Storage
Storage mediaMemory card
Compatible memory cardsMS Micro (M2),MicroSD (TransFlash),MicroSDHC,MicroSDXC
Networking
GPS (satellite)No
Ports & interfaces
USB connector typeMicro-USB
GPS Performance
GPS (satellite)No
Features
Image processorBIONZ X
White balanceAuto,Custom modes
Fastest camera shutter speed1/10000 s
Slowest camera shutter speed0.0333 s
Storage mediaMemory card
Shock proofYes
Audio recording formatsLC-AAC,MP4
Minimum illumination6 lx
GPS (satellite)No
Product colourBlack
Design
Shock proofYes
Protection featuresDust resistant,Shock resistant,Water resistant
Product colourBlack
Power
Battery capacity1240 mAh
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage3.6 V
Battery capacity (Watt hours)4.5 Wh
System requirements
Windows operating systems supportedYes
Mac operating systems supportedYes
Technical details
Shock proofYes
Image processorBIONZ X
Audio recording formatsLC-AAC,MP4
Minimum illumination6 lx
Product colourBlack
Fastest camera shutter speed1/10000 s
Slowest camera shutter speed0.0333 s
Operational conditions
Protection featuresDust resistant,Shock resistant,Water resistant
Software
Windows operating systems supportedYes
Mac operating systems supportedYes
Battery
Battery capacity1240 mAh
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage3.6 V
Battery capacity (Watt hours)4.5 Wh
Weight & dimensions
Width0.953" (24.2 mm)
Depth3.27" (83 mm)
Height1.85" (47 mm)
Weight2.05 oz (58 g)
Packaging content
Helmet mountYes
Cables includedMicro-USB
User guideYes
Underwater caseYes