HX400...A nice upcoming Buck in my Yard a little while ago HX400

Started Jul 25, 2015 | Photos thread
Bill Borne
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Re: HX400...A nice upcoming Buck in my Yard a little while ago HX400

Henry Lozykowski wrote:

Bill Borne wrote:

Henry Lozykowski wrote:

EXIF show:


Model DSC-HX400V



My Mistake, Henry. Just checked the Tag on cam it is "V". I had looked on camera receipt.

So why do you ask? Yes it has gps but never tried it! Use my portable gps logger.

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The hx400v and hx400 are different cameras.

Advantages of the Sony

DSC-HX400V vs Sony DSC-H400

Wider aperture

f/2.8 vs f/3.4

At its widest zoom, the DSC-HX400V's lens captures marginally more light (0.6 f-stops)

Supports 24p

Yes vs No

Get that real film feel

Significantly higher resolution screen

921k dots vs 460k dots

More than 2x higher resolution screen

Has a CMOS-family sensor


CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images

Has a flip-out screen

Yes vs No

Flip-out screens can be helpful when composing tricky shots or taking movies

Higher resolution movies

1080p @ 60fps vs 720p @ 30fps

Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video at a higher frame rate

Shoots significantly faster

10 fps vs 1 fps

10x faster continuous shooting

Has in-camera HDR

Yes vs No

Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range

Has a GPS

Yes vs No

Automatically geotags your photos when traveling


130×93×103 mm vs 130×95×122 mm

Around 20% smaller

Supports an external flash

Yes vs No

An external flash often produces better looking flash images


4.1" vs 4.8"

Around 20% thinner

Significantly faster max shutter speed

1/4000s vs 1/2000s

2x faster max shutter speed



I didn't realize that..

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