Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20

Part Number: DSC-H20 (Reviewed) Released: April 1, 2009

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.2 in
  • Depth
    1.9 in
  • Weight
    9.84 oz
  • Height
    2.7 in
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, twilight portrait, fireworks, gourmet, high sensitivity, landscape, snow, soft snap, sports mode, twilight mode
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, radial blur, unsharp masking, Fisheye, Retro, Sepia, Soft Focus, Vivid, cross filter, happy face, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1 EV steps

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, lens cap

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 23 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)

Display

  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-4.4
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    11 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Video Capture
    1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    640 x 480 - 30 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, resizing an image, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Smile Detection technology, auto power save, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BG1 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 960 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.1, Apple Mac OS 9.2, Apple Mac OS X 10.1 - 10.5, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom. This camera utilizes built-in Super SteadyShot stabilization to assist in taking sharper pictures.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20

Part Number: DSC-H20 Released: Apr 1, 2009
MSRP: $279.99 Low Price: $450.00 See all prices