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HDR-AS50R Action Cam + Free Memory Card

Model: HDR-AS50R
RM 1,179.00RM 1,479.00
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  • Overview

    Free Gift:
    16GB Micro SD Card

    Tough compact HDR-AS50R Action Cam lets you enjoy playful POV movie shooting with supplied Underwater Housing and more seamlessly linked, flexibly mountable new Live-View Remote with full camera command. Casual style encourages everyday moviemaking, and advanced features — SteadyShot™, 4K Time-lapse Capture, and more — make it easy and fun.

  • Highlight

    Enhanced Full HD 60p captures crisp, clear images in rich colour.

    Full camera control includes power ON/OFF with supplied RM-LVR3.

    New user interface provides intuitive camera operation.

    SteadyShot™ reduces blur three times more effectively.

    Shoot at desired angle with adjustable FOV and zooming.

    Lens Type

    ZEISS® Tessar

    Sensor Type

    1/2.3 type (7.77mm) back-illuminated "Exmor R" CMOS Sensor

    Waterproof

    With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

    Dustproof

    With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

    Shockproof

    With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

    Input and Output Terminals

    Multi/Micro USB Terminal

    HDR-AS50R/BCE35_dimensionshot_0
    HDR-AS50R/BCE35_dimensionshot_1
  • Features
    Live-View Remote for easy control

    Live-View Remote for easy control

    Perfect pairing for shooting success. Live-View Remote provides full command of shooting setting and now turning on/off the power. They even share the same friendly UI design for seamless teamwork in action. So however you shoot, wherever you go, your camera and remote are in sync and ready for adventure.

    Flexibly mountable Live-View Remote

    Flexibly mountable Live-View Remote

    This compact new remote controller can be not only used as a wristwear accessory but also as a mountable controller in combination with a mount adapter and other mountable accessories. And, take full control through a Wi-Fi connection while turning the camera on/off via new Bluetooth to save battery power.

    SteadyShot™ beats bumps and blur

    SteadyShot™ beats bumps and blur

    From the rockiest trail to the wildest surf, you want to shoot crisp, clear video your audience will actually enjoy watching. SteadyShot™ normalises the oscillation the image brings to the sensor. This means motion blur and noise levels are reduced, even in low light.

    Exmor R™ CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity

    Exmor R™ CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity

    Mountain-biking downhill at breakneck speed at dusk? Kayaking at dawn? Your footage is still going to look great, thanks to the low-light sensitivity with improved image clarity and drastically reduced grain provided by Sony’s Exmor R CMOS sensor.

    BIONZ X™ for superior detail and texture

    BIONZ X™ for superior detail and texture

    Sony's image processing engine faithfully reproduces textures and details, as seen by the naked eye, via extra high-speed processing. Together with front-end LSI (large scale integration) that accelerates processing, BIONZ X enables more natural details, more realistic images, richer tonal gradations, and lower noise whether you're shooting photos or movies.

    Sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS® Tessar lens

    Sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS® Tessar lens

    Capture epic wide-angle views with the ZEISS® Tessar lens or choose standard but striking views. Either way, you'll always be capturing beautiful shots of the most challenging ski slopes, mountain trails, swirling rapids, or pitted asphalt paths.

    Angle of view adjustment function

    Angle of view adjustment function

    Discover new flexibility to vary your shooting in action for dramatic effects and added excitement. For example, your angle of view can be switched between “Wide”  and “Narrow” in two levels. In addition, seamlessly adjustable zoom mode enables you to change zooming while shooting. 

    Built-in stereo mic captures quality sound

    Built-in stereo mic captures quality sound

    Make a great movie even better with great audio. Built-in stereo microphone allows you to capture sounds of your adventure in two-track stereo, naturally. Clear sound with reduced noise enhances the most sophisticated movie work you can produce.

    4K Time-lapse Capture

    4K Time-lapse Capture

    Time-lapse Capture lets you produce time-lapse movies easily by using high-quality 4K still images shot at designated intervals. Then Action Cam Movie Creator (v. 5.1 for Windows, v. 3.1 for Mac) or Action Cam App (v. 2.0)  simply transforms these images into an impressive time-lapse movie. 

    Highlight Movie Maker  with face detection

    Highlight Movie Maker with face detection

    Discover how easily built-in Highlight Movie Maker works with face detection for in-camera auto editing. Highlight Movie Maker also supports a wider range of scenes — not just sports performance but also daily situations and travel — automatically selecting highlight points of footage to create a highlight movie, complete with background music. You can share your work immediately by using smartphone.

    Manual control for sophisticated movie style

    Manual control for sophisticated movie style

    Explore sophisticated shooting features for thrilling action movies you'll  be proud to share with family, friends, and fans. Use advanced manual settings like white balance and AE shifting, and optimise brightness and hue to match images of other camcorders for easier movie editing. Show your skill and style as director and action star.

    Live Streaming  via Ustream®

    Live Streaming via Ustream®

    Share ski runs, killer waves (and wipeouts) in real time. Stream scenes as they happen with high-quality picture and sound.

    120fps at HD resolution for slo-mo video

    120fps at HD resolution for slo-mo video

    See every detail of fast-moving action in smooth slow motion, thanks to 120fps high frame rate recording at HD resolution.

    Burst Shooting

    Burst Shooting

    Catch fast-moving action with burst shooting. This allows you to take a maximum of eight high-quality shots of a trick or transition, making it the perfect feature for those who love go back and analyse their style. Settings are 8fps/1sec, 5fps/2sec, and 2fps/5sec.

    Motion Shot LE

    Motion Shot LE

    Capture an entire action sequence in a single frame. This feature creates a composite image of a subject in motion, with variable settings for different burst speeds, which are: 8fps/1 second, 5fps/2 seconds, and 2fps/5 seconds.

    Multi Camera Control

    Multi Camera Control

    Use up to five cameras to get exciting ground-up or head-down shots. And control them all effortlessly with Live-View Remote or smartphone with Imaging Edge Mobile app.

    Action Cam Movie Creator for easy creative editing

    Action Cam Movie Creator for easy creative editing

    Make your movies look even better with Action Cam Movie Creator. Produce and edit videos quickly and easily thanks to a range of features such as 4K Time-lapse Capture and slo-mo video. You can also flip your videos clockwise or counter clockwise by 90˚ with Movie Rotation, or use Multi View to combine up to four movie footage segments – captured simultaneously by different cameras – and make a split-screen composite.

    Convenient Loop Recording

    Convenient Loop Recording

    Don’t worry about missing the perfect moment with loop recording. Loop overwrite shooting can be chosen with duration options of 5, 20, 60, 120 minutes, or “unlimited”. Use it to capture the decisive moment without worrying about running out of capacity.

     Action Cam App  

     Action Cam App  

    Intuitive mobile app lets you “prove yourself” anytime anywhere — via easy video editing with time-lapse, slow motion/speed up, and wireless movie file transfer.

    Underwater Housing as standard gear

    Underwater Housing as standard gear

    Take Action Cam diving to 60m/197ft. using supplied Underwater Housing — no need to buy optional gear. Equipped with a flat panel, it lets you control all camera buttons easily through the housing. What's more, it shields this hardy compact camera from shocks, damp, rust, dust, and sand. Enjoy carefree aquatic adventure and extend your exploration to tough terrain.  

    Enhanced convenience 

    Enhanced convenience 

    Built-in tripod socket means you can quickly attach your Action Cam to a tripod for rock-steady shots. And, USB connections are now located on the back of the camera for enhanced ease of accessory attachment.

    Memory Stick Duo / SD slot

    Memory Stick Duo / SD slot

    The memory card slot accepts Memory Stick Micro™ (M2) and Micro SD / SDHC / SDXC Memory Card (class 4 or higher) memory cards. Choose the card best suited to your shooting requirements and compatibility with your PC. (Memory cards not supplied.)

    Additional tally lights for easy recognition of camera status

    Additional tally lights for easy recognition of camera status

    This Action Cam features three tally lights on the front, top, and rear of the camera. Now you can easily check the recording status from various directions, as well as hear the sound of the helpful beep reminder.

    Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

    Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

    This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.

  • Specifications

    Size & Weight

    Dimensions (W x H x D)

    Approx. 24.2 x 47.0 x 83.0 mm

    Weight

    83 g (including supplied battery)

    Sensor

    Sensor Type

    1/2.3 type (7.77mm) back-illuminated "Exmor R" CMOS Sensor

    Effective Pixels (Video)

    Approx. 11.1 Megapixels

    Effective Pixels (Still Image)

    Approx. 11.1 Megapixels

    Lens

    Lens Type

    ZEISS® Tessar

    F-Number (maximum aperture)

    F2.8

    Focal Length (35mm) (Video)

    f=18.4 mm (WIDE), f=21.8 mm (NARROW)

    Focal Length (35mm) (Still Image)

    f=18.4 mm (WIDE), f=21.8 mm (NARROW)

    Minimum Focus Distance

    Approx. 30 cm

    Image Stabilization

    Steadyshot

    SteadyShot™ electronic image stabilisation

    Exposure

    Exposure Mode

    Multi-segment

    Minimum Illumination

    6 lux (1/30 Shutter Speed)

    White Balance

    White Balance Modes

    AUTO/Color Temp/Custom

    Shutter

    Shutter Speed

    1/30 - 1/10,000 (30fps)

    Shooting

    Image Processor

    BIONZ X™ image processor

    Other Shooting Functions

    Loop Recording, Motion Shot LE, Burst Shooting, Time-lapse capture, Live Streaming

    Waterproof

    With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

    Dustproof

    With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

    Shockproof

    With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

    Recording Media

    Compatible Recording Media

    Memory Stick Micro and Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible

    Recording

    Recording Format (Video)

    MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, XAVC S format: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

    Recording Format (Still Image)

    DCF Ver.2.0 compatible, Exif Ver.2.3 compatible, MPF Baseline compatible

    Video Resolution

    MP4 PS:1920x1080 60p/50p, MP4 HQ:1920x1080 30p/25p, MP4 STD:1280x720 30p/25p, MP4 HS120 (HS100):1280x720 120p/100p, XAVC S:1920x1080 60p/50p/30p/25p/24p

    Video Recording Rate (ABR / VBR)

    MP4 PS: Approx. 28Mbps/HQ: Approx.16Mbps/STD: Approx. 6Mbps/HS120(HS100): Approx.28Mbps, XAVC S 60p/30p/24p Approx. 50Mbps 50p/25p Approx. 50Mbps

    Still Image Size (Photo Mode)

    Approx. 11.9 Megapixels 16:9 (4608 x 2592)

    Audio

    Audio Recording Format

    MP4/MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch

    Microphone

    Built-in stereo microphone

    Speaker

    Monaural Speaker

    Interface

    Input and Output Terminals

    Multi/Micro USB Terminal

    Power

    Power Requirements

    3.6V (battery pack)

    Battery Type

    NP-BX1

    Live-View Remote

    MODEL NAME

    RM-LVR3

    DIMENSIONS (WxHxD)

    47.8 x 52.6 x 19.0 mm

    WEIGHT

    46 g (Body only)

    BATTERY LIFE

    155min. (Live-view displayed)

    CONNECTIVITY

    Wi-Fi, Bluetooth V4.1

  • Support
  • Overview
    • Overview

      Free Gift:
      16GB Micro SD Card

      Tough compact HDR-AS50R Action Cam lets you enjoy playful POV movie shooting with supplied Underwater Housing and more seamlessly linked, flexibly mountable new Live-View Remote with full camera command. Casual style encourages everyday moviemaking, and advanced features — SteadyShot™, 4K Time-lapse Capture, and more — make it easy and fun.

  • highlight
    • Highlight

      Enhanced Full HD 60p captures crisp, clear images in rich colour.

      Full camera control includes power ON/OFF with supplied RM-LVR3.

      New user interface provides intuitive camera operation.

      SteadyShot™ reduces blur three times more effectively.

      Shoot at desired angle with adjustable FOV and zooming.

      Lens Type

      ZEISS® Tessar

      Sensor Type

      1/2.3 type (7.77mm) back-illuminated "Exmor R" CMOS Sensor

      Waterproof

      With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

      Dustproof

      With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

      Shockproof

      With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

      Input and Output Terminals

      Multi/Micro USB Terminal

      HDR-AS50R/BCE35_dimensionshot_0
      HDR-AS50R/BCE35_dimensionshot_1
  • Reviews
    • Reviews
  • features
    • Features
      Live-View Remote for easy control

      Live-View Remote for easy control

      Perfect pairing for shooting success. Live-View Remote provides full command of shooting setting and now turning on/off the power. They even share the same friendly UI design for seamless teamwork in action. So however you shoot, wherever you go, your camera and remote are in sync and ready for adventure.

      Flexibly mountable Live-View Remote

      Flexibly mountable Live-View Remote

      This compact new remote controller can be not only used as a wristwear accessory but also as a mountable controller in combination with a mount adapter and other mountable accessories. And, take full control through a Wi-Fi connection while turning the camera on/off via new Bluetooth to save battery power.

      SteadyShot™ beats bumps and blur

      SteadyShot™ beats bumps and blur

      From the rockiest trail to the wildest surf, you want to shoot crisp, clear video your audience will actually enjoy watching. SteadyShot™ normalises the oscillation the image brings to the sensor. This means motion blur and noise levels are reduced, even in low light.

      Exmor R™ CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity

      Exmor R™ CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity

      Mountain-biking downhill at breakneck speed at dusk? Kayaking at dawn? Your footage is still going to look great, thanks to the low-light sensitivity with improved image clarity and drastically reduced grain provided by Sony’s Exmor R CMOS sensor.

      BIONZ X™ for superior detail and texture

      BIONZ X™ for superior detail and texture

      Sony's image processing engine faithfully reproduces textures and details, as seen by the naked eye, via extra high-speed processing. Together with front-end LSI (large scale integration) that accelerates processing, BIONZ X enables more natural details, more realistic images, richer tonal gradations, and lower noise whether you're shooting photos or movies.

      Sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS® Tessar lens

      Sharp, ultra-wide ZEISS® Tessar lens

      Capture epic wide-angle views with the ZEISS® Tessar lens or choose standard but striking views. Either way, you'll always be capturing beautiful shots of the most challenging ski slopes, mountain trails, swirling rapids, or pitted asphalt paths.

      Angle of view adjustment function

      Angle of view adjustment function

      Discover new flexibility to vary your shooting in action for dramatic effects and added excitement. For example, your angle of view can be switched between “Wide”  and “Narrow” in two levels. In addition, seamlessly adjustable zoom mode enables you to change zooming while shooting. 

      Built-in stereo mic captures quality sound

      Built-in stereo mic captures quality sound

      Make a great movie even better with great audio. Built-in stereo microphone allows you to capture sounds of your adventure in two-track stereo, naturally. Clear sound with reduced noise enhances the most sophisticated movie work you can produce.

      4K Time-lapse Capture

      4K Time-lapse Capture

      Time-lapse Capture lets you produce time-lapse movies easily by using high-quality 4K still images shot at designated intervals. Then Action Cam Movie Creator (v. 5.1 for Windows, v. 3.1 for Mac) or Action Cam App (v. 2.0)  simply transforms these images into an impressive time-lapse movie. 

      Highlight Movie Maker  with face detection

      Highlight Movie Maker with face detection

      Discover how easily built-in Highlight Movie Maker works with face detection for in-camera auto editing. Highlight Movie Maker also supports a wider range of scenes — not just sports performance but also daily situations and travel — automatically selecting highlight points of footage to create a highlight movie, complete with background music. You can share your work immediately by using smartphone.

      Manual control for sophisticated movie style

      Manual control for sophisticated movie style

      Explore sophisticated shooting features for thrilling action movies you'll  be proud to share with family, friends, and fans. Use advanced manual settings like white balance and AE shifting, and optimise brightness and hue to match images of other camcorders for easier movie editing. Show your skill and style as director and action star.

      Live Streaming  via Ustream®

      Live Streaming via Ustream®

      Share ski runs, killer waves (and wipeouts) in real time. Stream scenes as they happen with high-quality picture and sound.

      120fps at HD resolution for slo-mo video

      120fps at HD resolution for slo-mo video

      See every detail of fast-moving action in smooth slow motion, thanks to 120fps high frame rate recording at HD resolution.

      Burst Shooting

      Burst Shooting

      Catch fast-moving action with burst shooting. This allows you to take a maximum of eight high-quality shots of a trick or transition, making it the perfect feature for those who love go back and analyse their style. Settings are 8fps/1sec, 5fps/2sec, and 2fps/5sec.

      Motion Shot LE

      Motion Shot LE

      Capture an entire action sequence in a single frame. This feature creates a composite image of a subject in motion, with variable settings for different burst speeds, which are: 8fps/1 second, 5fps/2 seconds, and 2fps/5 seconds.

      Multi Camera Control

      Multi Camera Control

      Use up to five cameras to get exciting ground-up or head-down shots. And control them all effortlessly with Live-View Remote or smartphone with Imaging Edge Mobile app.

      Action Cam Movie Creator for easy creative editing

      Action Cam Movie Creator for easy creative editing

      Make your movies look even better with Action Cam Movie Creator. Produce and edit videos quickly and easily thanks to a range of features such as 4K Time-lapse Capture and slo-mo video. You can also flip your videos clockwise or counter clockwise by 90˚ with Movie Rotation, or use Multi View to combine up to four movie footage segments – captured simultaneously by different cameras – and make a split-screen composite.

      Convenient Loop Recording

      Convenient Loop Recording

      Don’t worry about missing the perfect moment with loop recording. Loop overwrite shooting can be chosen with duration options of 5, 20, 60, 120 minutes, or “unlimited”. Use it to capture the decisive moment without worrying about running out of capacity.

       Action Cam App  

       Action Cam App  

      Intuitive mobile app lets you “prove yourself” anytime anywhere — via easy video editing with time-lapse, slow motion/speed up, and wireless movie file transfer.

      Underwater Housing as standard gear

      Underwater Housing as standard gear

      Take Action Cam diving to 60m/197ft. using supplied Underwater Housing — no need to buy optional gear. Equipped with a flat panel, it lets you control all camera buttons easily through the housing. What's more, it shields this hardy compact camera from shocks, damp, rust, dust, and sand. Enjoy carefree aquatic adventure and extend your exploration to tough terrain.  

      Enhanced convenience 

      Enhanced convenience 

      Built-in tripod socket means you can quickly attach your Action Cam to a tripod for rock-steady shots. And, USB connections are now located on the back of the camera for enhanced ease of accessory attachment.

      Memory Stick Duo / SD slot

      Memory Stick Duo / SD slot

      The memory card slot accepts Memory Stick Micro™ (M2) and Micro SD / SDHC / SDXC Memory Card (class 4 or higher) memory cards. Choose the card best suited to your shooting requirements and compatibility with your PC. (Memory cards not supplied.)

      Additional tally lights for easy recognition of camera status

      Additional tally lights for easy recognition of camera status

      This Action Cam features three tally lights on the front, top, and rear of the camera. Now you can easily check the recording status from various directions, as well as hear the sound of the helpful beep reminder.

      Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

      Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

      This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie.

  • specifications
    • Specifications

      Size & Weight

      Dimensions (W x H x D)

      Approx. 24.2 x 47.0 x 83.0 mm

      Weight

      83 g (including supplied battery)

      Sensor

      Sensor Type

      1/2.3 type (7.77mm) back-illuminated "Exmor R" CMOS Sensor

      Effective Pixels (Video)

      Approx. 11.1 Megapixels

      Effective Pixels (Still Image)

      Approx. 11.1 Megapixels

      Lens

      Lens Type

      ZEISS® Tessar

      F-Number (maximum aperture)

      F2.8

      Focal Length (35mm) (Video)

      f=18.4 mm (WIDE), f=21.8 mm (NARROW)

      Focal Length (35mm) (Still Image)

      f=18.4 mm (WIDE), f=21.8 mm (NARROW)

      Minimum Focus Distance

      Approx. 30 cm

      Image Stabilization

      Steadyshot

      SteadyShot™ electronic image stabilisation

      Exposure

      Exposure Mode

      Multi-segment

      Minimum Illumination

      6 lux (1/30 Shutter Speed)

      White Balance

      White Balance Modes

      AUTO/Color Temp/Custom

      Shutter

      Shutter Speed

      1/30 - 1/10,000 (30fps)

      Shooting

      Image Processor

      BIONZ X™ image processor

      Other Shooting Functions

      Loop Recording, Motion Shot LE, Burst Shooting, Time-lapse capture, Live Streaming

      Waterproof

      With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

      Dustproof

      With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

      Shockproof

      With supplied Underwater Housing (MPK-UWH1)

      Recording Media

      Compatible Recording Media

      Memory Stick Micro and Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC compatible

      Recording

      Recording Format (Video)

      MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, XAVC S format: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

      Recording Format (Still Image)

      DCF Ver.2.0 compatible, Exif Ver.2.3 compatible, MPF Baseline compatible

      Video Resolution

      MP4 PS:1920x1080 60p/50p, MP4 HQ:1920x1080 30p/25p, MP4 STD:1280x720 30p/25p, MP4 HS120 (HS100):1280x720 120p/100p, XAVC S:1920x1080 60p/50p/30p/25p/24p

      Video Recording Rate (ABR / VBR)

      MP4 PS: Approx. 28Mbps/HQ: Approx.16Mbps/STD: Approx. 6Mbps/HS120(HS100): Approx.28Mbps, XAVC S 60p/30p/24p Approx. 50Mbps 50p/25p Approx. 50Mbps

      Still Image Size (Photo Mode)

      Approx. 11.9 Megapixels 16:9 (4608 x 2592)

      Audio

      Audio Recording Format

      MP4/MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch

      Microphone

      Built-in stereo microphone

      Speaker

      Monaural Speaker

      Interface

      Input and Output Terminals

      Multi/Micro USB Terminal

      Power

      Power Requirements

      3.6V (battery pack)

      Battery Type

      NP-BX1

      Live-View Remote

      MODEL NAME

      RM-LVR3

      DIMENSIONS (WxHxD)

      47.8 x 52.6 x 19.0 mm

      WEIGHT

      46 g (Body only)

      BATTERY LIFE

      155min. (Live-view displayed)

      CONNECTIVITY

      Wi-Fi, Bluetooth V4.1

  • Support