Sony Cyber-shot TX30 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot TX30 (Black)

Part Number: DSC-TX30/B

General

  • Depth
    0.6 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
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Automatic Face Tracking technology, Blink Detection technology, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    14 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.1 in - 11 ft: ISO auto (wide lens)
    2 ft - 8 ft: ISO auto (tele lens)
    15.4 ft: ISO 3200 (wide lens)
    11 ft: ISO 3200 (tele lens)
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Carrying Case

  • Underwater Depth
    up to 30ft

Display

  • Display Format
    1,229,760 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    Built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 80-1600, ISO auto (80-12800), ISO auto (80-3200)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape, magnifying glass, 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
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss zoom lens - 5x zoom - 4.7 - 23.5 mm - f/3.5-4.8 Vario-Tessar
  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Lens Series
    Vario-Tessar
  • 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
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 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
  • Protection
    dust-resistant, freezeproof, shockproof, waterproof
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Underwater Use
    Yes

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 - 60 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 for 10 frames
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    Anti-motion Blur Mode, Backlight Correction HDR, Clear Image Zoom, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360), RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, takes photos while movie recording

Connections

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 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 Sony NP-BN Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh (included)

Software

  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-TX30
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 80-1600, ISO auto (80-12800), ISO auto (80-3200)
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • 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
    Automatic Face Tracking technology, Blink Detection technology, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with 2-way Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    Anti-motion Blur Mode, Backlight Correction HDR, Clear Image Zoom, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360), RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, takes photos while movie recording

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with 2-way 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, high sensitivity, landscape, magnifying glass, 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
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.8 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    4.41 oz

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

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
    1,229,760 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

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Cyber-shot TX30 (Black)

Part Number: DSC-TX30/B
MSRP: $349.99 Low Price: $895.00 See all prices