650TVL by 960H CCD image sensor

New Sony 960H CCD & Effio Digital Signal Processor

"Effio" means "Enhanced Features and Fine Image Processor", it is a Sony signal processor that realizes high resolution, high S/N ratio and high color reproduction for security cameras.

This is for informational purposes only and is about Sony's new 960H CCD and Effio DSP - this information does not necessarily relate to any particular Camera in our range.

Source & Copyright: http://www.sony.net/Products/SC-HP/effiowld/index.html


Advanced Features

High Resolution

  • Higher horizontal resolution of over 650TVL by 960H CCD image sensor

High Resolution image

Confirmed maximum resolution to achieve the 700TVL.
Measurement method is refered to JEITA (TTR-4602B).

  • More fine image after E-Zoom operation

High Resolution image

Noise Reduction

  • Noise reduction keeping image sharpness

Noise Reduction image

  • Excellent NR performance under low light condition

Noise Reduction image

High Color Reproduction

  • More excellent color reproduction

  • Wide range ATW [1,800 K to 10,500 K]

High Color Reproduction image

ATR (Adaptive Tone  Reproduction)

  • Gradation compensation to improve image contrast

  • Improvement of loss of dark detail and overexposure area

ATR image


  • "Effio-E" OSD function provides preset menus in 8 languages. (EN, FR, DT, ES, POR, CN, RUS, JP)

OSD image