Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2

Part Number: DSC-N2 (Reviewed) Released: September 15, 2006

General

  • Depth
    0.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10.0 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 15.7 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 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, high sensitivity, landscape, snow, soft snap, twilight mode, twilight portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, 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

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss zoom lens - 3 x zoom - 7.9 - 23.7 mm - f/2.8-5.4
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.4
  • Min Focal Length
    7.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    23.7 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    6
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    champagne gold
  • Color Category
    gold

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Included Memory Card
    25 MB
  • Video Capture
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 16.6 fps
    160 x 112 - 8.3 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second, 0.9 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, histogram display, multi-picture burst

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Shutter

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

Battery

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

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.1, Apple Mac OS X 10.1 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-N2
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second, 0.9 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia, Vivid
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, histogram display, multi-picture burst

Exposure Parameters

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

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.8 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    5.33 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.9 mm ( 1/1.7" )
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10.0 megapixels

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
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    25 MB
  • 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 bright
    0.3
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    1.4
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    2.0
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.1
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    1.8

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-N2

Part Number: DSC-N2 Released: Sep 15, 2006

MSRP: $449.95

Visit manufacturer site for details.