Sony Cyber Shot DSC-H9 Specifications

Sony Cyber Shot DSC-H9

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H9 (Black)

Part Number: DSCH9/B Released: February 21, 2007

General

  • Depth
    3.4 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    8.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, high sensitivity, landscape, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, twilight mode, twilight portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    folding

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 13 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    15 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.7-4.5
  • Min Focal Length
    5.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    78 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    31 m
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    13
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Internal Storage
    31 MB flash
  • Video Capture
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 16 fps
    MPEG - 320 x 240 - 8.3 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD - LCD
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size (metric)
    0.5 cm

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.2 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    NightShot system, auto power save, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital noise reduction, face detection, in-camera red-eye removal

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Type
    USB, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1, 1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BG1 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 960 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-BG1

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 10.0 - 10.4, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-H9B
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    NightShot system, auto power save, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital noise reduction, face detection, in-camera red-eye removal

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, high sensitivity, landscape, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, twilight mode, twilight portrait

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    14.35 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    8.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8100000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    folding
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    31 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    PictBridge support, direct print

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.

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG, MPEG, MPEG
  • Image Resolution
    320 x 240, 640 x 480, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    16 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 8.3 frames per second

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    960 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H9 (Black)

Part Number: DSCH9/B Released: Feb 21, 2007

MSRP: $529.99

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