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Bring on the action with the only mountable camera that captures it all in legendary Sony video quality. Shoot shake-free with image stabilization and enjoy Wi-Fi connectivity with NFC in one touch that lets you remote control, view and transfer photos and videos with your smartphone. GPS maps your location and calculates speed, while you record in Full HD 1080/60p or even 4x slo mo. It's ready, are you?
Stay sharp with SteadyShot.
Conquer jagged mountain peaks, rocketing descents or swerving slaloms in perfect clarity thanks to SteadyShot image stabilization with Active Mode that delivers stunningly smooth video even while in motion. In addition, innovative 3-way shake canceling adds electronic roll stability for even smoother video capture.
Make every shot count.
Turn your compatible smartphone into a mobile, remote viewfinder and make adjustments to camera settings on the fly, even when your road takes you off the beaten path. With Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication (NFC), you can always frame your shot perfectly before you step off into your next adventure and instantly share it with your friends to up the ante on the next trick or trail.
Track your trail.
Built-in GPS can be used in conjunction with the free PlayMemories Home software to track your speed and performance. Location, trail and speed information add more layers to your ability to analyze your performance that can be captured and displayed on your video.
Full-on Full HD 1080p.
A 1920 x 1080 high definition resolution in full 60p lets you capture every kicked up rock and every drop of sweat. Capable of both 60p and 30p recording and playback, the HDR-AS30V delivers stunning clarity, brilliant detail and smooth playback, no matter how rocky the trick was. And then slow it all down. Savor the awesome with HD SLOW 2x (1280 x 720, 30p) and HD SLOW 4x (1280 x 720, 30p). It's ideal for studying and refining form and technique, while holding the moment for everyone to see.
Go big and go wide.
It's a big world out there, so take it all in with the ultra-wide angle, professional quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens that gets you massive perspective in a tiny camcorder. The 170-degree viewing angle makes sure you get the extreme perspective for your extreme adventures.
Don't be afraid of the dark.
Face your adventures with the confidence of knowing you'll always capture every thrilling instant of twilight skiing, diving in a dim cave, sunset surfing, or any other heart-pounding activity where there happens to be less than ideal lighting conditions. Sony's back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor packs maximum performance in a tiny package that captures every twist and turn of your adventures in glorious HD. Even in low light conditions.