Sony Cyber Shot U Specifications

Sony Cyber Shot U

Sony Cyber Shot DSC-U50 (silver)

Part Number: DSCU50KITIS Released: January 12, 2004

General

  • Depth
    1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    2.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    2110000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    2020000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-1
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Video capture ability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    active outdoor, illumination snap, soft snap, twilight mode, vivid nature
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Negative Art, Sepia, Solarization
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 6 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Display

  • Display Format
    64,460 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Lens System

  • Type
    Lens - 5 mm - f/2.8
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8
  • Min Focal Length
    5 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    33 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    3.9 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Group Qty
    4
  • Element Qty
    5
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Power

  • Batteries Included
    2

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Included Memory Card
    8 MB MS DUO
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 1632 x 1224 : 14 - with 8MB card
    JPEG 640 x 480 : 80 - with 8MB card
  • Video Capture
    MPEG - 320 x 240 - 86 sec - with 8MB card
    MPEG - 160 x 112 - 335 sec - with 8MB card

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, auto power save, date/time stamp

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick Duo card, Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Type
    USB
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, PIXELA Image Mixer

Battery

  • Rechargeable Battery
    Rechargeable
  • Technology
    Nickel metal hydride
  • Battery Type
    AAA
  • Details
    2 x AAA NiMH rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    standard form factor
  • Supported Battery Form Factor
    AAA

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 8.5.1, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP, Apple Mac OS 9, Apple Mac OS X 10.0, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot U
  • Model
    DSC-U50, DSC-U50S
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-1
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Negative Art, Sepia, Solarization
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, auto power save, date/time stamp

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    active outdoor, illumination snap, soft snap, twilight mode, vivid nature

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, incandescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.9 in
  • Height
    1.6 in
  • Weight
    0.22 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    9.4 mm ( 1/2.7" )
  • Total Pixels
    2110000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    2020000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    1 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    2.5 cm
  • Display Format
    64,460 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    Memory Stick Duo
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    8 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick Duo card, Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.6 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    6 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1632 x 1224, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG
  • Storage Capacity
    14 Ah, 80 Ah
  • Comments
    with 8MB card

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG
  • Image Resolution
    160 x 112, 320 x 240
  • Capacity
    335 sec, 86 sec
  • Comments
    with 8MB card

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    2
  • Form Factor
    AAA
  • Details
    NiMH rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber Shot DSC-U50 (silver)

Part Number: DSCU50KITIS Released: Jan 12, 2004

MSRP: $349.95

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