Sony Cyber Shot DSC-W50 Specifications

Sony Cyber Shot DSC-W50

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 (black)

Part Number: DSCW50B Released: 13 February 2006

General

  • Depth
    0.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD 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
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • 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
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Type
    2.5" LCD display
  • Display Format
    115,200 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 14 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Lens System

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

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    32 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • 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
    built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

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

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Cyber-shot Viewer

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.1, Apple Mac OS X 10.0 - 10.4, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-W50
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    1000
  • Digital Zoom
    6 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-1
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image

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
    beach, landscape, portrait mode, snow, twilight mode, twilight portrait

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm (1/2.5")
  • Total Pixels
    6183000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6003000 pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    4.48 oz

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    115,200 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    32 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 (black)

Part Number: DSCW50B Released: 13 Feb 2006

Visit manufacturer site for details.