Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55 (Violet)

Part Number: DSC-TX55/V

General

  • Depth
    0.5 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"
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.1 in - 16.7 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, 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, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, underwater
  • 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

Display

  • Display Format
    1,229,760 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 12 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-4.8
  • Min Focal Length
    4.7 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    23.5 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    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
  • Color
    violet
  • Color Category
    purple

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Micro Mark2, microSD Card, microSDHC 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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    3D Sweep Panorama technology, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Backlight Correction HDR, Blink Detection technology, Clear RAW Noise Reduction, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Sweep Multi Angle mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick Micro (M2) card, SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, component video output, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BN1
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-BN1

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-TX55
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • 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, Backlight Correction HDR, Blink Detection technology, Clear RAW Noise Reduction, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Sweep Multi Angle mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix

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, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, underwater

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.7 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    3.32 oz

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

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    OLED display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3.3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.4 cm
  • Display Format
    1,229,760 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support Details

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

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick Micro (M2) card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Micro Mark2, microSD Card, microSDHC Card

Camera Specifications

  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • 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
    3.1 in
  • Max Shooting Distance
    16.7 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1920 x 1080, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736, 4608 x 2592, 4608 x 3456
  • 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

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    630 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55 (Violet)

Part Number: DSC-TX55/V

MSRP: $349.99

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