Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5

Part Number: DSCH5/B Released: June 9, 2006

General

  • Depth
    3.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    7.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Video capture ability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 30 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

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 Metering Zones
    49
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, portrait mode, twilight mode, twilight portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-3.7
  • Min Focal Length
    6 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    72 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    9
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Filter Size
    58 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Internal Storage
    32 MB flash
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1632 x 1224
    JPEG 1280 x 960
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 16.6 fps
    MPEG - 160 x 112 - 8 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD - LCD

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.1 frames per second, 1.4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, blur warning, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Shutter

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

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery - 2100 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, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-H5/B
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.1 frames per second, 1.4 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 VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • 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, blur warning, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    49
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, portrait mode, twilight mode, twilight portrait

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    14.32 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    7.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7200000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    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, direct print

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom. This camera utilizes built-in Super SteadyShot stabilization to assist in taking sharper pictures.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H5

Part Number: DSCH5/B Released: Jun 9, 2006

MSRP: $599.95

Visit manufacturer site for details.