Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W200 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W200

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W200

Part Number: CNETCybershotW200 (Reviewed) Released: May 18, 2007

General

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    metal
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.72"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Display

  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, 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
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 3 x zoom lens - 7.6 - 22.8 mm - f/2.8-5.5
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 6 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.5
  • Min Focal Length
    7.6 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    22.8 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    6
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    31 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Video Capture
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG - 640 x 480 - 16 fps
    MPEG - 320 x 240 - 8 fps

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    auto power save, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, face detection, in-camera red-eye removal

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Shutter

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

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BG1 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 10.0 - 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-W200
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG VX
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Sepia, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    auto power save, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, face detection, in-camera red-eye removal

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)

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
    9

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Super HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.72"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.8 mm ( 1/1.72" )
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

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

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    31 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

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom

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.

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Shutter lag dim
    1.3
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    1.6
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    4.4
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    2.0
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    2.2

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W200

Part Number: CNETCybershotW200 Released: May 18, 2007

MSRP: $449.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.