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Sony Cybershot DSC-W800 Digital Camera

20 Megapixels20 MegapixelsStabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Memory Stick Duo memory.Accepts Memory Stick Duo memory.

Digital Camera Description

The Sony Cybershot DSC-W800 is a Medium Digital Camera with a 1/2.3" sensor. Its 20 Megapixels CCD sensor offers an ISO 100-3200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-3200. With 20 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.

A builtin Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Sony Cybershot DSC-W800 to compensate for camera shake.

This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/1500 to 2s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/1500, fast action cannot be frozen. Given that is does not support very slow shutter-speeds, this camera is unsuitable for night photography.

Sony Cybershot DSC-W800

The Sony Cybershot DSC-W800 features a Contrast-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. A Real-Time Autofocus Tracking System allows focus to follow a moving subject within the frame.

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. There is no viewfinder on the Sony Cybershot DSC-W800 and no provision to add one.

Model Specifications

BrandSony ModelCybershot DSC-W800
Sensor 20 Megapixels CCD Sensor Size 6 x 5mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
Stabilization Built-In Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 100 - 3200 Shutter-Speed 1/1500 - 2s
Lens26 - 130mm F/3.2 - 6.4Mininum Focus5cm (w) / 60cm (t)
ZoomElectronicManual FocusN / A
Filter Diameter Focus System Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF
Viewfinder Type None Viewfinder Size
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 230K Pixels 2.7" LCD 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesAuto Scene Modes10Sweep Panorama, High Sensitivity, Night, Night Portrait, Landscape, Portrait, Beach, Snow, Gourmet, Pet
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center Weighed, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation
White Balance Auto , Presets White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 1 FPS, 100 JPEG Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s
Command Dials DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG Flash Ports
Built-In Flash Yes, 3.5 - 1.7m (W-T) Flash Sync
Video Capture 1280x720 @ 30 FPS 16:9 Sound Input
Video Format MPEG-4 WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity, Memory Stick Duo GPS No
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life
Introduced 2014-02-11 Construction Standard
Size 50 x 22 x 54mm (W x H x D) Weight 125g

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Sony DSC-W800 Facts


Medium digital camera

Sensor-Size: 6 x 5mm

1/2.3" Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

20 Megapixels Fixed LensISO 100-3200
5X Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/1500-2s
Built-in StabilizationLithium-Ion Battery
1 FPS Drive, 100 ImagesSecure Digital Extended Capacity
1280x720 @ 30 FPS Video RecordingMemory Stick Duo
2.7" LCD 230K Pixels
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