Sony Cyber-shot DSC-G1 specs

General

  • Depth
    1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, snow, soft snap, twilight mode, twilight portrait
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Display Format
    307,200 pixels (640 x 480) x 3
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.9 in - 9 ft
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, docking station, power adapter, wrist strap

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.4
  • Min Focal Length
    6.33 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    19 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    9
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Internal Storage
    2 GB flash
  • Included Memory Card
    1.86 GB
  • Video Capture
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3.3 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FR1 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1220 mAh (included)

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.5 or later, MS Windows 2000 Professional, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-G1
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3.3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    1000
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, in-camera red-eye fix

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, snow, soft snap, twilight mode, twilight portrait

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)

White Balance

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

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm (1/2.5")

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.9 cm
  • Display Format
    307,200 pixels (640 x 480) x 3

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    2 GB
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    1.86 GB
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    PictBridge support

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • CNET Labs Shutter lag dim
    1.2
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    3.8
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    2.4
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    3.6
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    1.0

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.7 in
  • Depth
    1 in
  • Height
    2.8 in
  • Weight
    7.2 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony