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Hello legend.
Relive the glory of every hardcore, gravity-defying moment in legendary Sony quality. No other mountable POV camera matches Carl Zeiss® optics with a rugged exterior that can take on mud, snow and water. So go legend, record it all in HD, and share your shredding with the world.

As tough as you are.
The HDR-AS10 is a rugged, wearable full HD video camcorder. Weighing in at just 3.2 ounces (with battery) it lets you capture your adventures on the mountain, in the water, and anywhere else you go for your adrenaline fixes.
Full-on Full HD 1080p.
A 1920 x 1080 high definition resolution lets you capture every kicked up rock and every drop of sweat. Capable of 30p recording and playback via HDMI® and compatible HDTV4, the HDR-AS10 delivers stunning clarity, brilliant detail and smooth playback, no matter how rocky the trick was.
Mount awesome.
The Sony Action Cam ships with two adhesive, quick-connect mounts and a ruggedized, waterproof housing good down to 197ft. (60m)*. Available accessories from Sony let you mount the Action Cam to just about wherever you can imagine. Additionally, the Action Cam’s waterproof housing comes equipped with a standard-sized tripod-type screw mount that makes it compatible with a huge ecosystem of mounts right out of the box.
Stay sharp with SteadyShot.
Whether you’re mountain biking, skiing, skateboarding or surfing, SteadyShot® image stabilization with Active Mode delivers stunningly smooth video from wide angle to full telephoto shooting. In addition, innovative 3-Way Shake-Canceling adds electronic roll stability for even smoother video capture.
Go big and go wide.
With an ultra-wide angle, professional quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar® lens, you’ll get massive perspective from a tiny camcorder. The 170-degree viewing angle makes sure it’s not just you in the picture, it’s everything around you.

So slow it’s epic.
You’re fast, but the HDR-AS10 can slow it all down. Savor the awesome with HD SLOW 2x (1280 x 720, 60p) and HD SLOW 4x (1280 x 720, 120p). It’s ideal for studying and refining form and technique, while holding the moment for everyone to see. But if you need versatile, the HDR-AS10 can shoot in Full HD (1920×1080 30p), STD HD (1280×720, 30p), and SD VGA (640×480, 30p).

 

Relive the glory of every hardcore, gravity-defying moment in legendary Sony quality. No other mountable POV camera combines Carl Zeiss® optics with a rugged exterior that welcomes mud, snow and water5. So no matter what you do—snowboard, surf, skate, bike—record it all in HD and share your shredding with the world.

Compact, rugged HD video action camcorder

The Sony® HDR-AS10 is a rugged, wearable full HD video camcorder. Weighing in at just 90grams (w/ battery) this compact, lightweight unit allows you to capture your adventures on the mountain, in the water, and anywhere else life may take you as the action happens.

SteadyShot® image stabilization reduces blur

SteadyShot® image stabilization with Active Mode compensates for greater degrees of camera shake to deliver stunningly smooth video from wide angle to full telephoto shooting. In addition, innovative 3-Way Shake-Canceling adds electronic roll stability for even smoother video capture.

4x Slow Motion video mode in HD

Extreme sports athletes and enthusiasts will enjoy HD SLOW 2x (1280 x 720, 60p) and HD SLOW 4x (1280 x 720, 120p) that shoot slow motion, which is ideal for studying and refining form and technique. For traditional shooting methods, the camcorder also offers several different resolutions to suit your needs: shoots in Full HD (1920×1080 30p), STD HD (1280×720, 30p), SD VGA (640×480, 30p).

Memory Stick Micro™ and Micro SD/SDHC compatible

The HDR-AS10 features a memory card slot that accepts Memory Stick Micro™ (M2) and Micro SD/SDHC Memory Card (class 4 or higher) type memory cards. Enjoy the flexibility and convenience of expandable memory via the memory card (sold separately) that is most convenient and offers maximum compatibility with the computers he or she uses the most.

Secure on flat and curved surfaces w/ 2 adhesive mounts

Hands-free shooting is at your disposal. Mount your Sony® HDR-AS10 easily and securely to flat and curved surfaces with included adhesive mounts.

Ruggedized, waterproof housing with universal tripod mount included

The Sony® HDR-AS10 ships with a ruggedized, waterproof housing with universal tripod mount that is built to handle extreme environments, allowing you to concentrate on safety and composition while capturing Full HD videos. Within the housing, the camera is waterproof down to 197 feet and has dirt and dust resistant seals that help make it nearly impervious to mud, snow, rain, and grime.

PlayMemories™

Uniquely smart and easy-to-use, PlayMemories Home™ software makes organizing, editing and sharing your photos and videos a cinch. Instantly import and sort your content by event or date. Then transform your favorites from ordinary to extraordinary with intuitive adjustments and stunning filters. You can even create heartwarming slide-shows complete with transitions and soundtracks in 3 simple steps. Finally, share your picks privately with family and friends or on popular social networking sites like Facebook® and YouTube™. PlayMemories Online™ service can even securely store your content in the cloud allowing virtually all of your devices to access it anytime, anyplace.

Simply “Press-n-Go” with large start/stop button

Operation of the Sony® HDR-AS15 is as simple as pressing a large, easy-to-press start/stop button. Just press the button and you’re shooting the adventure of a lifetime.

HDMI® output for easy file transfer

With HDMI® output, you’ll be able to share your Sony® HDR-AS10 video with friends and family on your HDTV (HDMI cable required/not included).

High quality Full HD 1080p recording

The Sony® HDR-AS-10 offers 1920 x 1080 high definition resolution letting you record your memories in exceptional Full High Definition quality. Capable of 60p recording and playback via HDMI® and compatible HDTV4 providing stunning clarity and incredibly detailed and smoother playback of your memories.

Ultra wide angle Carl Zeiss® Lens (170-degree FOV)

With an ultra-wide angle Carl Zeiss® Vario-Tessar® lens, you will increase your perspective (170-degree viewing angle) while you venture out on breathtaking views of dynamic terrain to include ski slopes and mountain trails.

Exmor® R CMOS Sensor for superb low light performance

Experience stunning low-light sensitivity with improved image clarity and drastically reduced grain with Sony’s back-illuminated Exmor® R CMOS sensor. Designed for compact cameras and camcorders, the Exmor® R CMOS sensor relocates the photo diodes above the support circuitry, maximizing the light gathering area per pixel so you can shoot with better results in lower lighting conditions.

Built-In stereo mic

A built-in stereo microphone allows you to capture all the exciting sounds of your adventure.

 

Product Specifications
Convenience Features(details)

Date&Time, Area Setting

Date & Time, Summer Time, Area Set : Yes (except Summer Time)
Media Format

Quick Format (Initialize) : Memory Card
Recording

Media Type : Memory Stick Micro™ (Mark 2), Micro SD/SDHC Memory Card (Class 4 or Higher)
Still Image Mode : JPEG
Still Image Max Effective Resolution : 2.0 megapixels
Video Format : MPEG4-AVC/H.264
Video Resolution : 1920×1080/30P (HQ),1280×720/30P (STD,SLOW,SSLOW), 680×480/30P (VGA)
Video Actual (Pixel) : Approx.11900K pixels
Video Signal : HD:HDTV 1080/60p
Audio Format : MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
Microphone/Speaker : Built-in Microphone, Monoral Speaker
Movie Recording Rate(Average Bit Rate/VBR) : HQ:Approx.16Mbps/ SSLOW:Approx.24Mbps/ SLOW:Approx.12Mbps/ STD:Approx.6Mbps/ VGA:Approx.3Mbps
Still Image File Format : DCF Ver.2.0 compatible, Exif Ver.2.3 compatible, MPF Baseline compatible
Still Image Size(Photo Mode) : 2.0 megapixels 16:9 (1920×1080)
Progressive Mode : Yes
Drive System

Shutter Speeds : Auto Control Range: 1/30 – 1/10,000 (30fps)
Interface

Memory Card Slot : Memory Stick Micro™ and Micro SD/SDHC compatible
HD Output : HDMI Out (micro)
USB Port(s) : micro-B/USB2.0 Hi-speed (mass-storage)
BRAVIA® Sync™ : Yes
Microphone Input : Stereo Minijack
HDMI Terminal : Yes (micro)
Display Panel

Display Panel : Yes
USB Power Supply

blank : Yes (1.5A or more is recommended)
Camera

Camera Type : POV Action Cam
Auto Non Flicker : Yes
Gain Control : Auto
Optics/Lens

Lens Type : Carl Zeiss® Tessar® Lens
Aperture : F2.8
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) : f=15.3mm, f= 5/8 inch
Minimum Focus Distance : Approx.1 3/16inch (Approx.30cm)
Angle of View : 170° (without SteadyShot), 120° (with SteadyShot)
Focal Distance : f=2.5mm, f=1/8inch
Steady Shot Mode:Active : 21.3mm
Convenience Features

Date / Time Stamp : Yes (Rec Date and Time)
Media/Battery Indicator : Yes (recordable time) / Yes (remaining capacity)
Multiple Language Display : English
Fast Playback : About 5 times/10 times
Image Management File Repair : Yes (AUTO)
On Screen Main Indicators : Recording Mode; Image stabilization
Weights and Measurements

Dimensions (Approx.) : Approx. 31/32inch x 1 7/8inch x 3 1/4inch (Approx. 24.5mm x 47.0mm x 82.0mm)
Weight (Approx.) : Approx. 2oz (Approx. 65g)
Weight (Approx.) (Total) : Approx.90g (NP-BX1(supplied battery))
Imaging Sensor(details)

Recording pixels (photo, 16:9) : Approx.11900000 pixels
Imaging Sensor

Imaging Sensor : 1/2.3″ (7.77mm) back-illuminated Exmor® R CMOS Sensor
Processor : BIONZ® image processor
Pixel Gross : Approx.16800K pixels
Effective Picture Resolution : Approx.11900K pixels (16:9)
Color Filter System : RGB primary color filters
Exposure System

Metering Modes : Multi-segment
Exposure Settings : Auto
Noise Reduction : Yes
White Balance Mode : Auto
Minimum Illumination : 6 lux
Backlight Compensation : Yes (Auto)
Gain Control : Auto
Advanced Features

Waterproof : Yes (In use with Waterproof Case (SPK-AS1))
Dustproof : Yes (In use with Waterproof Case (SPK-AS1))
Image Stabilization : SteadyShot™ image stabilization w/ Active mode
Interval Recording : Yes (photo) (5s/10s/30s/60s)
Power Save : Yes
Power

Power Consumption (in Operation) : 1.7W (in Display Panel operation)
Power Requirements : 3.6V (battery pack)
Battery Type : NP-BX1 (supplied)
Charge on camcorder (Charging time with supplied Battery) : Yes (Approx. 4h 05min)
USB Charging(details)

blank : DC 5V 500mA/600mA
In the Box
Operating Guide (1)
Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-BX1) (1)
Waterproof Case (1)
Micro USB Cable (1)
Adhesive Mount (1)
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