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Sony  WX500 Compact Camera with 30x Optical Zoom DSC-WX500  

Main specs

Monitor Size:  3.0 inch screen

Optical Zoom:  30.0 x zoom

Display:  3.0" / Vari-angle TFT LCD / 921,000 dots

Resolution:  18.2 effective megapixels

Sony-WX500 Compact Camera with 30x Optical Zoom DSC-WX500-Digital Cameras
Description Specifications Accessories

IMAGE CAPTURE

Camera Type

NFC Capable, Wi-Fi Capable, GPS Capable, Point & Shoot

Resolution

18.2 effective megapixels

Image Sizes

2592 x 1944 pixels, 4896 x 2752 pixels, 3648 x 2432 pixels, 7152 x 1080 pixels

File Format(s)

JPEG (DCF Ver.2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MRF Baseline compliant)

Image Sensor Type

1/2.3" (7.82mm) Exmor R® CMOS sensor

Image Processor Type

BIONZ® X image processor

Image Stabilization Technology

Not Available

Memory Media

Micro SDHC, Micro SD, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro (Mark II), Memory Stick Micro, SD Card, Micro SDXC, SDXC Card, Memory Stick PRO Duo (High Speed), Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick Duo, SDHC Card

Sensor

Not Available

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

Water Resistant Capabilities

Not Available

Underwater Capabilities

No

POWER

Power Source

Battery NP-BX1

VIEWING FEATURES

Display

3.0" / Vari-angle TFT LCD / 921,000 dots

Viewfinder

Not Available

Menu Language(s)

French, English, and others

CONNECTIVITY

Interface

Multi / Micro USB Terminal, USB 2.0 (high-speed), micro HDMI

Microphone & Speaker

Both Built-In

Flash Connection

Not Available

Tripod Socket

Standard 1/4 inch

Remote Control

Remotely Control Your Camera from a Smartphone or Tablet

Cable Release Capability

Not Available

EXPOSURE & IMAGING

Shooting / Drive modes

continuous self-timer, Self-Timer, Single, Continuous

Exposure / Capture Modes

Manual, Aperture priority, Program Auto, iAuto, Shutter priority

Scene Modes

gourmet, Sunset, advanced sport shooting, Pet Mode, Fireworks, Beach, anti motion blur, Night portrait, backlight correction HDR, Landscape, handheld twilight, Night scene, Snow, high sensitivity, Portrait

Exposure Metering System

multi pattern, Center Weighted, Spot

Exposure Compensation

±3 EV in 1/3 EV steps

Sensitivity

Auto (ISO80-3200, selectable with upper / lower limit), 80/100/200/400/800/1600/3200, Multi-Frame NR:Auto (ISO80-3200), 100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400 /12800 

Shutter Type

CMOS

Shutter Speed

iAuto (4" - 1/2000) / Program Auto (1" - 1/2000), Manual (30 - 1/2000), Shutter Priority (30 - 1/2000), Aperture Priority (8 - 1/2000)

White Balance Mode

Auto, Shade, Incandescent, Fluorescent light (daylight), Fluorescent light (cool white), one push set, Daylight, Custom, one push, Cloudy, fluorescent light (day white), Flash

Picture Effects / Color Modes

posterization, Soft High Key, Pop, Partial color, Miniature, Retro Photo, Toy camera, high contrast mode, Richtone monochrome, Soft focus, illustration, watercolor, HDR Painting

LENS AND FOCUS

Lens Type

CARL ZEISS Vario Sonnar T*

Lens Construction

11 elements; 10 groups; others: 5 aspherical elements

Optical Zoom

30.0 x zoom

Digital Zoom

Not Available

Lens Mount

Fixed

Filters

Not Available

Maximum Aperture

F3.5 (W) - F6.4 (T)

Minimum Aperture

Not Available

Focal Length

24mm - 720mm (in 35mm format equivalent)

Focusing Area Mode(s)

Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expanded flexible spot, wide focus area, center AF

Focusing Distance

  • iAuto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.16 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 250cm (8.20 ft.) to Infinity)
  • Program Auto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.16 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 250cm (8.20 ft.) to Infinity)

VIDEO CAPTURE

File Format(s)

XAVC S / AVCHD format Ver. 2.0 compliant / MP4

Video Size

1920x1080 (60i fps), 1280 x 720 pixels (30 fps), 1920 x 1080 pixels (60 fps)

INCLUDED "IN THE BOX"

Accessories

■ Supplied accessories may vary by region or by country!

Software

PlayMemories Home

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Dimensions

102 x 58 x 36 mm

Weight

236.0 grams

Available Color(s)

White, Black

FLASH & LIGHTING

Flash Type

Built-in flash

Flash Mode

Flash on, Flash-off, Slow Sync, Auto, Rear Sync.

Flash Effective Range

ISO Auto: Approx.0.3m to 5.4m (11 13/16 inches to 17 feet 8 19/32 inches)(W) / Approx.2.5m to 3.0 m (8 feet 2 27/64 inches to 9 feet 10 7/64 inches)(T)

Maximum Flash Synchronization Speed

Not Available