Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1 Digital Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1 is a Large Digital Camera with a 1/2.3" sensor. Its 9 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 125-3200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 125-3200. With 9 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
A builtin Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1 to compensate for camera shake.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/4000 to 30s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/4000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1 features a 9-point Contrast-Detect AF system. Manual Focus is also available.
A single control-dial on this camera makes it easy to use semi-automatic modes by adjusting the current exposure parameter directly This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. Framing on the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1 is performed via a 0.20" Built-in EVF with 200K Pixels. This EVF shows 100% coverage.
|Sensor||9 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||6 x 5mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||4:3 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||Built-In||Dust-Reduction||N / A|
|Sensitivity||ISO 125 - 3200||Shutter-Speed||1/4000 - 30s|
|Lens||28 - 560mm F/2.8 - 5.2 / 8||Mininum Focus||1cm (w) / 1.5m (t)|
|Filter Diameter||Focus System||9-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp|
|Viewfinder Type||Built-in EVF||Viewfinder Size||0.20" EVF 200K Pixels 100% Coverage|
|Display Attachment||Display Size||230K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M||Scene Modes||14Handheld Twilight, Anti-Motion Blur, Sweep Panorama, Manual Exposure, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority and Scene Selection such as High Sensitivity, Landscape, Soft Snap, Advanced Sports Shooting, Twilight Portrait, Twilight, Beach, Snow, Firework|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center, Spot||Bracketing||3 Shots ±1 EV|
|Exposure Compensation||±2 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning|
|Continuous Drive||10 FPS, 10 JPEG||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s|
|Command Dials||1||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||No||Multiple Exposure||No|
|Image Formats||JPEG||Flash Ports|
|Built-In Flash||Yes, 9.2 - 5.1m (W-T)||Flash Sync|
|Video Capture||1440x1080 @ 30 FPS 16:9 *Anamorphic video capture, output at 1920x1080.||Sound Input|
|Memory||Memory Stick Duo, Internal Memory||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||390 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||115 x 83 x 92mm (W x H x D)||Weight||504g|
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Sony DSC-HX1 Highlights
Sensor-Size: 6 x 5mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|9 Megapixels Ultra Zoom||ISO 125-3200|
|20X Wide Optical Zoom||Shutter 1/4000-30s|
|Built-in Stabilization||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|0.20" Built-in EVF 200K Pixels||Custom white-balance|
|10 FPS Drive, 10 Images||Spot-Metering|
|1440x1080 @ 30 FPS Video Recording||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|3" LCD 230K Pixels||Memory Stick Duo|
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