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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX7 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX7

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX7 (Silver)

Part Number: DSC-TX7

General

  • Depth
    0.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    metal
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    10.2 megapixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.4"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.1 in - 12.5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    backlight, backlight portrait, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, pet, portrait mode, reducing blur, snow, soft snap, twilight mode, twilight portrait, twilight using a tripod, underwater
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss zoom lens - 4x zoom - 4.43 - 17.7 mm - f/3.5-4.6
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-4.6
  • Min Focal Length
    4.43 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    17.7 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    25 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    45 MB flash
  • Included Memory Card
    45 MB
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 3648 x 2056
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps
    MPEG-4 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    Blink Detection technology, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Sweep Panorama technology, TransferJet support, audio recording, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Shutter

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BN1
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.6, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-TX7
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    Blink Detection technology, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Sweep Panorama technology, TransferJet support, audio recording, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face detection, in-camera red-eye fix

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)

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
    backlight, backlight portrait, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, hi-speed shutter, high sensitivity, landscape, pet, portrait mode, reducing blur, snow, soft snap, twilight mode, twilight portrait, twilight using a tripod, underwater

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, underwater

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.9 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    4.69 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.4"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.6 mm (1/2.4")
  • Total Pixels
    10.2 megapixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.9 cm
  • Display Format
    921,000 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

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    45 MB
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    45 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print 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