Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66 (Pink)

Part Number: DSC-TX66/P Released: March 16, 2012

General

  • Depth
    0.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    18.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    18900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    10x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • 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 - 12 ft : ISO auto ( wide lens )
    2 ft - 8.5 ft : ISO auto ( tele lens )
    17 ft : ISO 3200 ( wide lens )
    12 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

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
    anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait
  • 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
    2 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Display Format
    1,229,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • 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
    1.2 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
    pink
  • Color Category
    pink

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 - 50 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, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, Backlight Correction HDR, in-camera red-eye fix, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter

Connections

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

Shutter

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BN
  • Details
    1 x 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

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-TX66
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    10x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • 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, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Colour, partial color
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Smile Shutter
  • 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, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, Backlight Correction HDR, in-camera red-eye fix, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter

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, 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 (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
    18.2 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
    18900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18200000 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)
    8.3 cm
  • Display Format
    1,229,000 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, microSD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Micro Mark2, microSD Card, microSDHC 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
    2 ft, 3.1 in
  • Max Shooting Distance
    12 ft, 17 ft, 8.5 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, 4896 x 2752, 4896 x 3672
  • 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, 50 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
  • 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-TX66 (Pink)

Part Number: DSC-TX66/P Released: Mar 16, 2012

MSRP: $349.99

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