AS30V Action Cam with Wi-Fi and GPS

Smooth HD footage when you're off the beaten track

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At a glance

  • Exmor R™ CMOS Sensor and ZEISS lens
  • Shake-free video with SteadyShot
  • Easy smartphone sharing via Wi-Fi

AS30V Action Cam with Wi-Fi and GPS

Smooth HD footage when you're off the beaten track

AS30V Action Cam with Wi-Fi and GPS

Smooth HD footage when you're off the beaten track

AS30V Action Cam with Wi-Fi and GPS

Smooth HD footage when you're off the beaten track

AS30V Action Cam with Wi-Fi and GPS

Smooth HD footage when you're off the beaten track

  • Smooth, steady recordings when you’re on an outdoor adventure, keep the flow going and let SteadyShot ensure your footage stays vibration-free
  • Expansive and dynamic with the 170° ultra-wide angle of the Carl Zeiss® Tessar® lens, you’ll not only capture the action but the dynamic backdrops, too
  • Rugged waterproof housing2 includes universal tripod mount The Sony® HDR-AS30V is supplied with a tough, waterproof housing with a universal tripod mount. It’s ready to handle extreme environments, allowing you to concentrate on safety and composition while capturing your footage. Sealed in the housing, the camera is waterproof down to 5m and has a shock resistance rating for up to 5-foot drops; additionally, dirt and dust-resistant seals make it nearly impervious to mud, snow, rain, and grit.
  • Built-In stereo mic for quality sound recording From roaring rapids to the silent swoosh of fresh powder skiing, a built-in stereo microphone allows you to capture all the natural sounds of your adventure.
  • HDMI® output for impressive large-screen TV viewing With HDMI® output, you’ll be able to share your new video with friends and family on your large-screen HDTV (required HDMI cable must be purchased separately).
  • Built-in GPS plots location, calculates speed GPS feature can be combined with the free PlayMemories™ Home software to make viewing and sharing videos fun and easy. Location, trail information, speed, and more all create another data layer, letting you analyze your performance after the day’s adventure is done.
  • Exmor® R CMOS sensor with enhanced sensitivity always gets the shot 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.
  • 11.9MP photo mode when you want single, perfect shot Sometimes you don’t need—or want—video. Put your HDR-AS30V in still image mode and capture amazing high-quality 11.9MP still images as easily as you do with a camera. Alternatively, the timelapse mode lets you automatically capture stunning speed up image sequences.
  • Two memory formats: Memory Stick Micro™ and Micro SD/SDHC Expandable memory with Memory Stick Micro™ and Micro SD/SDHC card slot; conveniently use whichever format you have on hand.
  • Built-in Wi-Fi® with NFC connection for remote control and smartphone viewing Turn your smartphone or tablets into remote viewfinders and controllers via Wi-Fi®. And for Xperia™ and other devices with NFC, connecting them up is as easy as One-touch .
  • Ultra-wide 170° pro quality Carl ZEISS® Vario-Tessar® lens Capture epic wide angle views with the 170˚ Carl ZEISS® Vario-Tessar® lens. Or switch to a more conventional 120˚ view. Either way, you'll always be capturing beautiful shots of the most challenging ski slopes, mountain trails, swirling rapids, or simply pitted asphalt paths.
  • Remote control operation with optional Live View Remote Using the optional RM-LVR1 Live View Remote accessory you can control the HDR-AS30V via Wi-Fi right from your wrist1. It’s easy to frame your shots and control the camera’s recording settings and start/stop record.
  • Thin, light design with simple controls Slender design is subject to less wind and water pressure and is ideal for virtually all outdoor activities such as cycling or kayaking. A variety of mounting accessories, harnesses, etc. let you capture HD video completely hands-free while engaged in a wide spectrum of outdoor activities, including extreme sports. The camera can be operated with simple buttons on the side of the housing—even if you’re wearing gloves.

AS30V Action Cam with Wi-Fi and GPS

Smooth HD footage when you're off the beaten track

Specifications

Size & Weight
Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx.24.5mm x 47.0mm x 82.0mm (including supplied battery)
Weight Approx. 65g / 2oz (main unit only);Approx. 90g / 3.2oz (with a media and the supplied battery NP-BX1)
Lens
Lens Type ZEISS® Tessar® Lens
F-Number (maximum aperture) F2.8
Focal Length (35mm) (Video) f=15.3mm, f=21.3mm, f= 5/8 inch, f=27/32inch
Focal Length (35mm) (Still Image) f=15.3mm, f=21.3mm, f= 5/8 inch, f=27/32inch
Minimum Focus Distance Approx.30cm, Approx. 11 7/8inch
Exposure
Exposure Mode Auto
Minimum Illumination 6 lux
Shutter
Shutter Speed Auto Control Range 1/30 - 1/10,000 (30fps)
Shutter Aperture F2.8
Storage Media
Compatible Recording Media Memory Stick Micro™ (Mark 2), Micro SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card (Class 4 or Higher)
Recording Format (Video) MP4: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Recording Format (Still Image) DCF Ver.2.0 compatible, Exif Ver.2.3 compatible, MPF Baseline compatible
Video Resolution PS:1920x1080 60p/50p, HQ:1920x1080 30p/25p, STD:1280x720 30p/25p, SLOW:1280x720 60p/-, SSLOW:1280x720 120p/-, VGA:640x480 30p/25p
Video Recording Rate (ABR / VBR) PS:Approx.28Mbps, HQ:Approx.16Mbps, SSLOW:Approx.24Mbps, SLOW:Approx.12Mbps, STD:Approx.6Mbps, VGA:Approx.3Mbps
Still Image Size (Photo Mode) 11.9 megapixels 16:9 (1920x1080)
Interface
Input and Output Terminals Multi/Micro USB Terminal, Microphone Input, Micro HDMI, Memory Card Slot
Wi-Fi® Wi-Fi® / NFC
Sensor
Sensor Type 1/2.3 type(7.77mm) back-illuminated Exmor R™ CMOS sensor
Effective Pixels (Video) Approx.11,900K pixels(16:9)
Effective Pixels (Still Image) Approx.11,900K pixels(16:9)
Image Stabilization
Steadyshot Electronic SteadyShot™ image stabilization
White Balance
White Balance Modes Auto
Shooting
Image Processor BIONZ® image processor
Scene Selection Auto/Underwater
Waterproof Yes (In use with Waterproof Case SPK-AS2)
Shockproof Yes (In use with Waterproof Case SPK-AS2)
Audio
Audio Recording Format MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch*7
Microphone Built-in Microphone
Speaker Monoral Speaker
Power
Power Requirements 3.6V (battery pack)
Battery Type NP-BX1
Power Consumption (LCD Screen) 1.9W