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Sony DSC-T20 Cyber-shot


Sony DSC-T20 Cyber-shot
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Category: Point-and-Shoot

The Sony DSC-T20 Cyber-shot is 23mm thin and features a 3x optical zoom that operates entirely inside the camera body. Ultra compact and stylish, the durable all-metal body includes a sliding cover to protect the high quality Carl Zeiss lens and is available in a choice of Black, Silver, White or Limited Edition Pink.

It features 8.1MP resolution, a Carl Zeiss® Vario-Tessar 3x optical zoom (38 - 114 mm, 35mm Equivalent) lens with Super SteadyShot® Optical Image Stabilization and macro focus as close as 8cm (3.2 in.). Face Detection technology helps the camera focus and expose for the face of your subject.

The Sony T20 will record 640x480 MPEG VX movies with sound at 30fps when using the Memory Stick PRO DUO™ media. The large 2.5-in. LCD screen has a high resolution of 230K pixels.

HD output (with optional Sony® HD connector cable) allows you to view still photos in high definition clarity and detail directly on your compatible HDTV screen.

The Sony DSC-T20 Cyber-shot should appeal to point-and-shoot photographers looking for an ultra compact high resolution take anywhere digital camera with image stabilization.

Sony T20
QuickFact™ Sheet
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T20US | CAN | UK  
  Image Sensor 8.1 MP
1/2.5" Super HAD™ CCD

Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar with SteadyShot® Image Stabilization
11 Elements in 9 Groups, 3 Aspheric Elements

  Focal Length 6.33-19.0mm (38-114mm, 35 mm equivalent)  
  Aperture Range f3.5-5.6(W), f4.3-10(T)  
  Optical Zoom 3x  
  Focus Range / Macro Normal: 19-7/8" (50cm)
Macro: 3-5/16" (8cm)
  Auto Focus 9 Area Multi-Point AF, Center AF, Spot AF  
  Shutter Speed 1/4-1/1000 sec. (Auto), 1"-1/1000 sec. (Program Auto)  
  Exposure Control Auto, Program Auto, Scene Selection (9 Modes)  
  Shooting Modes

Scene Modes: Beach, Fireworks, High Sensitivity, High Speed Shutter, Landscape, Snow, Soft Snap, Twilight, Twilight Portrait;

Movie Mode: MPEG VX Fine with Audio (640x480 at 30fps) (MPEG VX Fine requires Memory Stick DUO PRO™ media), MPEG VX Standard with Audio (640x480 at 16fps), Presentation Mode(320 x 240 at 8.3fps);

Burst: 100-shots at 2.1 fps (all resolutions);

Self-Timer: 10 Seconds, 2 seconds, off

  Exposure Compensation ±2.0 EV, 1/3 EV Step Increments  
  Light Metering Multi-Pattern, Centre-Weighted, Spot  
  White Balance Automatic, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent 1, Fluorescent 2, Fluorescent 3, Incandescent, Flash  
  Viewfinder N/A  
  LCD 2.5"2 (230K Pixels) Clear Photo LCDTM plus screen  
  ISO Sensitivity Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200  
  Storage Media

Approx. 31MB internal Flash Memory, optional Memory Stick® DUO Media, optional Memory Stick DUO PRO™ Media

Memory Stick PRO™ Media Compatibility: Tested to support up to 8GB Memory Stick DUO PROTM media capacity1; does not support Access Control security function.

  Battery Lithium-Ion NP-BG1  
  Included Accessories
No Memory Stick media or adapters are included
Rechargeable Battery (NP-BG1)
Battery Charger (BC-CSG/CSGB/CSGC)
Multi-Connector Cable (USB, AV)
Wrist Strap
Software CD-ROM
  Dimensions (W x H x D) 89.7 x 55.7 x 22.8mm (excluding protrusions)  
  Weight (Body only) 127g (Body); Approx 159g (with Accy, Memory Stick Duo media, supplied accessories)  
  MSRP US $329.99 / CDN $399.99 / £ 248.99 inc. VAT  

Product technical specifications (including MSRP and Included Accessories) are as represented by the manufacturer and subject to manufacturer's change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Product color availability and included accessories may also differ by country or area. Please verify the latest specs from the appropriate manufacturer's site.

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Sony T20
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