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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5


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Manufacturer Sony Electronics
Model name Cyber-shot DSC-WX5
Date announced 2010-07-08
MSRP $299
Street price $225  See all prices
Official site Cyber-shot DSC-WX5 Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.3" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4000 x 3000 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 5X optical + 2X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
24mm - 120mm
Max aperture F2.4 - F5.9
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (5 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 2.8"
LCD resolution 460,800 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, white balance
ISO range 125/200/400/800/1600/3200
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method 32MB onboard memory + Memory Stick Duo + SD/SDHC/SDXC card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
 
Battery used NP-BN1 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
230 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
3.6 x 2.1 x 0.9 in (91.4 x 53.3 x 22.9 mm)
Weight (empty) 4.6 oz (130 g)
 
Included software Picture Motion Browser
 
Misc. notes Has unique Sweep Panorama (which even does 3D), Sweep Multi Angle. and Superior Auto modes. Comes in silver and black.
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