The CCD-TRV138 provides high quality video and audio recording. It includes NightShot® Plus Infrared Recording
for capturing video in No Light (0 Lux) and provides a built-in light LED for capturing video in vivid color while
in difficult lighting situations.
Records outstanding video qualityup to
NightShot®Plus Infrared System
With Sony's NightShot Infrared System you
can capture naturallooking video,even
when shooting in low light.Record subjects
up to 10 feet away using the built-in
infrared system,without the monochrome
color common with earlier low-light
At the touch of a button,battery
00 lines of horizontal resolution with Hi-Fi
information is displayed on the LCDscreen
when charging and when the camcorder is
turned off.The displaywillshow how much
the battery is charged,in 10%increments
and the recordable time left when using the
LCDscreen or in the viewfinder.
sound on affordable 8mm and Hi8 tapes.
/6" CCDImager, 320KPixels Gross
/6"CCDImager with 200K(effective)pixels
provides great detailand clarity along with
exceptionalanalog video performance.
Stamina®Bat t ery Power Management
Built-In Whit e LEDLight
0XOpt ical/990XDigit al Zoom
Brighten your video,and reduce shadows
when shooting in low-light situations.The
LEDlight uses considerablyless power than
bulb-based light systems,with the same
The opticalzoom helps to bring the action
close up from far away.In addition,with the
DigitalZoom and interpolation means that
extreme digitalzooming is clearer,with less
distortion than previous types of digital
Using the optional NP-QM91DInfoLithium®
Battery,the CCD-TRV138can continuously
record for up to 16hours on a single full
charge,providing extra long battery life.
Program AE(Auto Exposure)Modes
Program AEmodes make recording easy
even when filming in challenging situations.
Choose from Portrait,Beach &Ski,Sports
Lesson,Landscape,Spotlight or Sunset &
Allows the user to manually adjust the focus
of the camcorder using the dial.Manual
focusing also allows the user to controlthe
focus in difficult situations where either the
environment or the subject does not allow
the camcorder's auto focus to perform
optimally,such as when shooting through a
window or in a crowded environment.
Provides excellent viewing claritywith
improved resolution.The high resolution
degrees for multiple viewing angles
providing sharp,detailed images for
monitoring or playback.
.5" SwivelScreen™LCDDisplay3 (123K
23Kpixel LCDscreen rotates up to 270
Get creative when recording or playing
backyour videos with Sony's Picture Effect
Modes.Effects available in Camera mode:
Slim,Stretch,Pastel and Mosaic.
Easy Handycam Button
InfoLithium®Battery with AccuPower™
Using a camcorder can be intimidating for
some people,so with a press of the Easy
Handycam button,most of the advanced
features of the camcorder are "locked out"
leaving only the buttons essentialfor
Met er Syst em1
Charge the battery at anytime because
unlike NiCad (NickelCadmium)batteries,
Sony's rechargeable Lithium Ion batteries
are not subjected to a life shortening
Automatically advances the video tape to
the last 5seconds of the recorded scene.
This prevents accidentallyrecording over
previously recorded videos.
AccuPower™meter displays the battery
time remaining in minutes,in either the
viewfinder or on the LCDscreen.
Fader Effect s
Enhance your personalvideos byadding
professionallooking fader effects.Choose
from Black,Mosaic,White,Monotone and
Change the menu display from English to
English (Simplified),Canadian French,Latin
American Spanish,Brazilian Portuguese,
Korean or Traditional Chinese.
Add professionallooking titles to your
video.Select from 8presets,or customize 2
titles with up to 22 characters.
Connect the Handycam camcorder to a VCR
to effortlessly make VHScopies of your
home videos.The camcorder can controlup
to 59 brands of VCRs.