Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20

Part Number: DSCHX20V/B

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    18.2 Megapixel, 18.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    18,900,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18,200,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection
    Blink Detection technology, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Sensors
    Magnetometer, digital level meter
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    advanced sports, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Colour, 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
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    20 x zoom lens - 4.45 - 89 mm - f/3.2-5.8 G
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    25 - 500mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    9 groups / 12 elements, 9 groups / 12 elements
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.3 ft - 23 ft : ISO auto ( wide lens )
    5.6 ft - 13 ft : ISO auto ( tele lens )
    33 ft : ISO 3200 ( wide lens )
    18 ft : ISO 3200 ( tele lens ), 1.3 ft - 23 ft : ISO auto ( wide lens )
    5.6 ft - 13 ft : ISO auto ( tele lens )
    33 ft : ISO 3200 ( wide lens )
    18 ft : ISO 3200 ( tele lens )

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Additional Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, TransferJet support, Unsharp Masking, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, 3D Sweep Panorama technology, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, in-camera red-eye removal, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, in-camera red-eye removal, Anti-motion Blur Mode, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, takes photos while movie recording, Backlight Correction HDR, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x HDMI output
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Software

  • Software
    Sony PlayMemories Home

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, USB cable, wrist strap

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1, Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BG1 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 960 mAh ( included ), 1 x Sony NP-BG1 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 960 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 320 shots

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4896 x 3672
    JPEG 4896 x 2752
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480, JPEG 4896 x 3672
    JPEG 4896 x 2752
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 9Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1440 x 1080 - 12Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1280 x 720 - 6Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 3Mbps, AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 9Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1440 x 1080 - 12Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1280 x 720 - 6Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 3Mbps

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.2 in
  • Depth
    1.4 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    7.8 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20

Part Number: DSCHX20V/B

MSRP: $399.00

See manufacturer website for availability.