Sony Cyber Shot DSC-W50 Specifications

Sony Cyber Shot DSC-W50 (Silver)

Part Number: DSCW50 Released: February 13, 2006

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    0.9 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    5.54 oz
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6183000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6003000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    6 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-1
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    A slim profile makes this camera easy to carry. Video capture ability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, landscape, portrait mode, snow, twilight mode, twilight portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, wrist strap

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 14 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 3 x zoom lens - 6.3 - 18.9 mm - f/2.8-5.2
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.2
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.8 in - 12 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    32 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 2816 x 2112 : 10 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2816 x 2112 : 19 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2816 x 1872 : 10 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2816 x 1872 : 19 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 20 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 37 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1632 x 1224 : 33 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 1632 x 1224 : 61 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 196 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 491 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1920 x 1080 : 33 - with 32MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 1920 x 1080 : 61 - with 32MB built-in memory
  • Video Capture
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 87 sec - with 32MB built-in memory
    MPEG - 320 x 240 - 1362 sec - with 32MB built-in memory

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, built-in speaker, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 960 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, ImageMixer VCD2, Sony Picture Package

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.1, Apple Mac OS 9.2, Apple Mac OS X, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Cyber Shot DSC-W50 (Silver)

Part Number: DSCW50 Released: Feb 13, 2006
MSRP: $249.95 Low Price: $179.99 See all prices