Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 (Black)

Part Number: DSCTX20/B

General

  • Depth
    0.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Adult Priority, Blink Detection technology, Child Priority, Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, underwater, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (natural white), fluorescent light (white), incandescent, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.1 in - 12 ft : ISO auto ( wide lens )
    1.6 ft - 9 ft : ISO auto ( tele lens )
    17 ft : ISO 3200 ( wide lens )
    12.5 ft : ISO 3200 ( tele lens )
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Display

  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Underwater Depth
    up to 16ft

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    14 °F

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 4 x zoom lens - 4.43 - 17.7 mm - f/3.5-4.6
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-4.6
  • Min Focal Length
    4.43 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    17.7 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    25 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Protection
    dust resistant, freezeproof, shockproof, waterproof
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Underwater Use
    Yes

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    3D Sweep Panorama technology, Anti-motion Blur Mode, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, TransferJet support, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, Backlight Correction HDR, cropping an image, digital image rotation, dual image stabilization, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix, takes photos while movie recording, Clear Image Zoom, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BN
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BN Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-BN

Software

  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-TX20
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, partial color
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Adult Priority, Blink Detection technology, Child Priority, Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    3D Sweep Panorama technology, Anti-motion Blur Mode, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, TransferJet support, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, Backlight Correction HDR, cropping an image, digital image rotation, dual image stabilization, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix, takes photos while movie recording, Clear Image Zoom, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, underwater, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (natural white), fluorescent light (white), incandescent, underwater

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    7.8 mm ( 1/2.3" )
  • Total Pixels
    16800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16200000 pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.8 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    4.16 oz

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

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

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.6 ft, 3.1 in
  • Max Shooting Distance
    12 ft, 12.5 ft, 17 ft, 9 ft
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 3200, ISO auto
  • Lens Type
    tele lens, wide lens

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1920 x 1080, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736, 4608 x 2592, 4608 x 3456, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    30 frames per second, 60 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    12Mbps, 17Mbps, 24Mbps, 3Mbps, 6Mbps, 9Mbps

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Supported Battery Details

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

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting, video recording
  • Battery Life
    1 hour, 250 shots

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 (Black)

Part Number: DSCTX20/B

MSRP: $329.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.