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Sony’s rugged, pocket-sized HDR-GW77V consolidates a 10x optical zoom lens (17x extended), a 3-inch Xtra Fine LCD touchscreen display with 921k-dot resolution, and a 20.4-megapixel CMOS image sensor. For storage, this device offers 16 GB of internal flash memory. 1080p Full HD video capture is enabled on the HDR-GW77V. Other features include an optical image stabilizer, intelligent auto functionality (99 different combinations possible), and an intelligent sweep panorama mode.
- 10x optical zoom lens
- Rugged (shock, water, and dust) proofing
- 3-inch LCD touchscreen display with 921k-dot resolution
- 20.4-megapixel CMOS image sensor
- 16 GB internal flash memory
- 1080p Full HD video capture enabled
- Optical image stabilizer
- Intelligent sweep panorama mode
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