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Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD

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Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD

The Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 features a 3.0" touch-screen LCD (230K), a built-in LED video light, as well as a professional-quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens. This lens delivers sharp, high-resolution images and powerful 70x extended zoom that lets you capture extremely tight shots, even from far away.  
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Questions & Answers for Sony Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD

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Can you record in time laps and slow motion?

I got this camera 1 week ago and i was really excited to here that it could record in time laps but it does not say anything about it in the manual and i dont know how to make it do that. PLEASE HELP
asked 2 years, 4 months ago
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buffalogirl99
 - Minnesota
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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The Camcorder (DCRSX45) doesn’t support Time-Lapse and Slow motion recording.
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
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is this cam good for taking videos of soccer games?

asked 3 years, 1 month ago
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mex218
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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Yes - if you use the [SPORTS] setting in scene selection, the optimal settings for recording fast moving sports, such as soccer, are obtained by the HandyCam, such as reduction in camera shake.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
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What are the output resolutions of this camera's recordings?

asked 2 years, 5 months ago
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Nericcsen
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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The DCR-SX45 Standard Definition Handycam Camcorder recording video resolution (Movie Quality) is 720x480/60i.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
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Does this Sony camcorder have an in-built wall projector?

Does this camcorder have an in-built wall projector?
asked 1 year, 9 months ago
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Noo-Noo
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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The Sony DCR-SX45 Camcorder is not designed with a built-in Wall Projector.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
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if it only has one SD card slot, then why does the features say dual card slot?

asked 1 year, 8 months ago
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DSC
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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The DCR-SX45 Camcorder has only 1 SD slot. The feature mentioned as Dual Card slot means that the same slot can be used for inserting both a Memory Stick Pro Duo media and an SD Card media.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
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does this camera have auto record or time lapse recording?

asked 1 year, 9 months ago
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sydbug
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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You can connect a Tripod to the Sony DCRSX45/L Camcorder to use the time lapse feature.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
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Is this compatible with a Mac OS 10.4?

asked 1 year, 8 months ago
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camera
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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Yes, the Sony DCR-SX45 Camcorder is compatible with Macintosh Computers running OS 10.4. Use the iMovie Software for importing the videos. Refer to the following link to view the steps for importing the videos in the iMovie Software.

http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&externalId=C455202
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
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Does it have a stereo audio line-in jack?

I want to run multiple sound sources to a mixer and then to the camera in high-quality stereo audio. If not, do you know of another mid-priced camera that offers that?
asked 2 years ago
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MyNameIsURL
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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There is no Stereo Audio Line-IN jack available on the Camcorder. The Camcorder has only Audio/Video OUT jack (A/V Remote Commander) and can be used for connecting the Camcorder to the TV or any other device.
answered 2 years ago
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does this camra have night vision i have a sr42 with nite vision and i love it

asked 1 year, 10 months ago
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bud
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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The Sony DCR-SX45 Camcorder does not have Night Vision. However, you can set the “White Balance” to “Outdoor” and it’ll be appropriately adjusted for the night views recording.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
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Does it have a remote u can get with it? Wireless remote?

asked 1 year, 8 months ago
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gina
on Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Blue, Standard Definition Compact Camcorder, 70x Zoom, 3" LCD
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The Sony DCR-SX45 Camcorder can be connected with an A/V Wired Remote. The Camcorder does not have a Sensor for Wireless Remote functionality.
answered 1 year, 8 months ago
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