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Samsung Camcorder SC-DX200 User Manual

Jan 28, 2015


Samsung Camcorder SC-DX200 User Manual

  • 1. SC-DX200 SC-DX205 DVD Camcorder user manual imagine the possibilitiesThank you for purchasing this Samsung product.To receive more complete service, pleaseregister your product

2. key features of your DVD camcorder 3 1/2 inch (8cm) DVD Disc Camcorder DVD-VIDEO recording with 3 1/2 inch (8cm) DVD-RW/-R/-R DL (Dual Layer) discs. This compatibility with a variety of disc types allows the ease-of-use and simplicity found in DVD media.DVD Format Video Recording The DVD recording format in MPEG2 (SD) delivers digital picture and sound quality comparable to that of MiniDV, but on DVD. Playback of these DVDs couldnt be simpler (depending upon the playback device used). After finalizing the disc in the camcorder, the disc is playable in most DVD players (Standard Definition) and computers.2.7 Wide (16:9) LCD Screen (112K pixels) The 2.7 wide (16:9) LCD screen provides excellent viewing clarity with improved resolution. The 112K pixels LCD screen rotates up to 270 degrees for multiple viewing angles providing sharp, detailed images for monitoring or playback, and the widescreen format makes shooting in 16:9 mode and composing shots even easier. Capture visions farther than the eye can see ; 34x optical power zoom, 42x intelli-zoom and 2200x digital zoom. Samsungs powerful zoom lenses bring the world closer without sacrificing image quality. In addition, digital zoom interpolation means that extreme digital zooming is clearer, with less distortion than previous types of digital zooms.Advanced Noise Reduction & Hyper Digital Image Stabilizer Featuring Samsungs 3D noise reduction technology, this camcorder can remove video noise while preserving the edge and pattern of the original image. Also, its powerful anti-shake image stabilization technology works to nullify even small hand movements to realize a clear recording.ii_ English 3. One Touch Finalize With this camcorder, finalizing a disc is at your fingertips. Simply press the FINALIZE button on the camcorder. This will simplify the procedure to allow your disc to be playable on other digital devices.Face Detection AF STBY 0:00:59[30 Min] Your camcorder detects a subjects face and automatically adjusts the brightness and image quality. Faces are recorded more vividly.Flexible Recording to DVD Disc or Memory Card (SC-DX205 only) Record to a DVD disc, or instead choose a memory card. The DVD video in MPEG-2 recording mode is suitable for playback in most DVD players and computers. The video on a memory card is fast and easy to share, thanks to the H.264 recording format that achieves efficient coding of high quality video with less capacity. Thanks to the high performance H.264 codec, sharing your footage is faster and easier.Time Lapse Recording (SC-DX205 only) The Time Lapse Recording features selective frame capture at a fixed interval. Record the passage of clouds or the sunset over the water. Use this function for various recording purposes such as educational, artistic, or documentary video making.0:00:09/0:16:000:02:00/0:16:000:05:00/0:16:00 0:09:00/0:16:00 0:14:00/0:16:00100-0002 100-0002 100-0002100-0002100-0002 Photo Recording to a Memory Card (SC-DX205 only) Capture still images directly onto a memory card. This allows easy transfer to a computer for emailing, printing, or sharing with other compatible devices.English _iii 4. key features of your DVD camcorder Viewing Images Recorded to a Memory Card on a Computer (SC-DX205 only) You can view your recordings on a computer by connecting the camcorder and computer with the USB cable. On a Windows computer, you can apply simple and exciting features of the playback application, CyberLink MediaShow4, to your recordings.Voice Plus You can narrate over a pre-recorded video by connecting the camcorder to a TV. safety warnings What the icons and signs in this user manual mean:Means that death or serious personal injury is a risk.WARNING Means that there is a potential risk for personal injury or material damage. CAUTION To reduce the risk of fire, explosion, electric shock, or personal injury when using your CAUTIONcamcorder, follow these basic safety precautions:Means hints or referential pages that may be helpful when operating the camcorder. These warning signs are here to prevent injury to you and others. Please follow them explicitly. After reading this section, keep it in a safe place for future reference.iv_ English 5. important safety instructions CAUTIONThis symbol indicates that dangerous voltage consisting a risk ofRISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCKelectric shock is present within this unit. DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK,DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK).This symbol indicates that there are important operating and NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE maintenance instructions in the literature accompanying this unit.REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.Warning To Reduce The Risk Of Fire Or Electric Shock, Do Not Expose This Apparatus To Rain Or Moisture. Caution Apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing and no objects filled with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the apparatus. To disconnect the apparatus from the mains, the plug must be pulled out from the mains socket, therefore the mains plug shall be readily operable.1. Read these instructions.9. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or 2. Keep these instructions. grounding-type plug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider than the other. A grounding type plug 3. Heed all warnings. has two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide 4. Follow all instructions. blade or the third prong are provided for your safety. If 5. Do not use this apparatus near water.the provided plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet. 6. Clean only with dry cloth.10. Protect the power cord from being walked on or 7. Do not block any ventilation openings. Install inpinched particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles,accordance with the manufacturers instructions.and the point where they exit from the apparatus. 8. Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators,11. Only use attachment/accessories specified by theheat registers, stoves, or other apparatus (includingmanufacturer.amplifiers) that produce heat.English _v 6. important safety instructions 12. Use only with the cart, stand, tripod,17. POWER SOURCES: bracket, or table specified by theThe CAMCORDER should be operated only from the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus. type of power source indicated on the label. If you are When a cart is used, use caution when not sure of the type of power supply at your home, moving the cart/apparatus combination consult your appliance dealer or local power company. to avoid injury from tip-over.A CAMCORDER is intended to be operated from 13. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when battery power, or other sources, refer to the operating unused for long periods of time.instructions. 14. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. 18. GROUNDING OR POLARIZATION: Servicing is required when the apparatus has been This CAMCORDER may be equipped with either a damaged in any way, such as power-supply cord orpolarized 2-wire AC line plug (a plug having one blade plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects wider than the other) or a 3-wire grounding type plug, have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has beena plug having a third (grounding) pin. If you are unable exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, to insert the plug fully into the outlet, try reversing the or has been dropped.plug. If the plug still fails to fit, contact your electrician 15. Apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or to replace your outlet. Do not defeat the safety purpose splashing and no objects filled with liquids, such as of the polarized plug. vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.19. POWER-CORD PROTECTION: 16. VENTILATION:Power-supply cords should be routed so that they are Slots and openings in the cabinet are providednot likely to be walked on or pinched by items placed for ventilation to ensure reliable operation of the upon or against them, paying particular attention to CAMCORDER and to protect it from overheating. cords or plugs, convenient receptacles, and the point These openings must not be blocked or covered.where they exit from the unit. Never place your CAMCORDER on a bed, sofa, rug, or other similar surface: on or near a radiator or heat register. This CAMCORDER should not be placed in a built-in installation such as a bookcase or rack unless proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturers instructions have been adhered to. vi_ English 7. 20. OUTDOOR ANTENNA GROUNDING: 22. POWER LINES: CAMCORDER, be sure the antenna or cable system isAn outside antenna system should not be located in grounded to provide some protection against voltagethe vicinity of overhead power lines or other electric surges and built-up static charges, Section 810 of the light or power circuits where it can fall into such power National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA No.lines or circuits. When installing an outside antenna 70-1984, provides information with respect to proper system, extreme care should be taken to keep from grounding of the mast and supporting structure,touching such power lines or circuits as contact with grounding of the lead-in wire and supporting them might be fatal. structure, grounding of the mast and supporting structure, grounding of the lead-in wire to an antenna 23. OVERLOADING: discharge unit, size of grounding to conductors, Do not overload wall outlets and extension cords as location of antenna-discharge unit, connection this can result in a risk of fire or electric shock. to grounding electrodes and requirements for the 24. OBJECTS AND LIQUIDS: grounding electrode. See figure below. Never push objects of any kind into this CAMCORDERthrough openin