Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66 (Pink)

Part Number: DSC-TX66/P Released: March 16, 2012

General

  • Depth
    0.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    18.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    18900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    10x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Color, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Display Format
    1,229,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.1 in - 12 ft: ISO auto (wide lens)
    2 ft - 8.5 ft: ISO auto (tele lens)
    17 ft: ISO 3200 (wide lens)
    12 ft: ISO 3200 (tele lens)
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 12 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-4.8
  • Min Focal Length
    4.7 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    23.5 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    1.2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    pink
  • Color Category
    pink

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Micro Mark2, microSD Card, microSDHC Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    3D Sweep Panorama technology, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Backlight Correction HDR, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick Micro (M2) card, microSD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 250 shots
    Video recording - 1 hour
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BN
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh (included)

Software

  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-TX66
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    10x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Color, partial color
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Smile Shutter
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    3D Sweep Panorama technology, Anti-motion Blur Mode, Backlight Correction HDR, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama, Motion Detection Technology, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, Sweep Multi Angle mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

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
    anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    18.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    7.8 mm (1/2.3")
  • Total Pixels
    18900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    18200000 pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.7 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    3.32 oz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    OLED display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3.3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.3 cm
  • Display Format
    1,229,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support Details

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

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick Micro (M2) card, microSD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Micro Mark2, microSD Card, microSDHC Card

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66 (Pink)

Part Number: DSC-TX66/P Released: Mar 16, 2012

MSRP: $349.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.