Sony WX500R Digital Compact High Zoom Travel Camera with 180 Degrees Tiltable LCD Screen (18.2 MP, 30 x Optical Zoom, Wi-Fi) - Red
- ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* Lens
- Up to 120x Digital Zoom
- 30x Zoom Lens
- 180-degree tiltable LCD monitor
- Beauty Effect improves appearance
- Excellent battery life
30x zoom lens with ZEISS® quality built in
The result of over a century and a half of ZEISS expertise in high-precision optics is perfectly clear: this 24-720mm6 lens renders portrait, close-up, and landscape images in natural glory from every perspective, with vivid sharpness and contrast intact. ZEISS T* multi-layer anti-reflective coating effectively eliminates surface ghosting and flare.
Exmor R™ CMOS sensor for extra sensitivity
The more light is allowed to strike a sensor, the more brilliant a resulting image will look. So the Exmor R CMOS sensor with 18.2 effective megapixels employs back-illuminated design to let four times more light in than a more conventional sensor, is twice as sensitive to light, and even features Sony Column A/D Conversion technology to reduce image noise.
BIONZ X™ for more detail and less noise
To transform data from the Exmor R CMOS sensor into high-resolution images, the BIONZ X image processor integrates detail reproduction, diffraction-reducing and area-specific noise reduction technologies. This combination makes it possible to reproduce realistic images of truer colours and textures with exceptional precision in real time.
180-degree tiltable LCD monitor for easy framing
The high-resolution LCD monitor on the camera back can be tilted up to 180 degrees. So when you're in front of the camera, you can easily view the LCD monitor to check the framing before you shoot a selfie, for example. This flexibility also lets you comfortably maintain stress-free posture while monitoring a scene that you want to shoot at a low position.
Beauty Effect improves appearance
Retouch the appearance of people in photos quickly and intuitively. With the five modes of Beauty Effect, you can smooth skin, tone skin, dull overly glistening skin, widen eyes and brighten teeth — all in camera, with no need for a PC. Your subjects will love how they can look almost magically enhanced in your portraits.
Keep running strong
Don't worry about depleting your camera battery while you're on the road. The fully charged lithium-ion battery of the WX500 provides enough power to shoot approx. 400 9 stills or record approx. 75 10 minutes of movie footage, so you won't miss out on a great photo opportunity.
Extra-speedy & precise Fast Intelligent Auto Focus
An improved spatial object detection algorithm realises a more optimal and accurate lens drive to make AF even faster, for capturing more fleeting moments with ease.
|Camera type||Compact camera|
|Image processor||BIONZ X™|
|Sensor type||1/2.3 type (7.82mm) Exmor R CMOS sensor|
|ISO sensitivity||ISO 80-12800|
|Focal length||f=4.1-123 mm|
|Maximum aperture||F3.5 (W) - 6.4 (T)|
|Zoom||Digital: Up to 120x (VGA) / Optical: 30x|
|Screen||3.0'' (7.5 cm) (4:3) / 921,600 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD|
|Screen features||180 Degrees Tiltable|
|Shutter speed||iAuto (4" - 1/2000) / Program Auto (1" - 1/2000) / Aperture Priority (8" - 1/2000) / Shutter Priority (30" - 1/2000) / Manual (30" - 1/2000)|
|Continuous shooting||10 fps (for up to 10 shots)|
|Self-timer||Off / 10sec. / 5sec. / 2sec. / 3 consecutive shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable|
|White balance||Auto;Daylight;Shade;Cloudy;Incandescent;Fluor.: Cool White;Fluor.: Day White;Fluor.: Daylight;Flash;Custom;One Push, One Push Set|
|Photo effects||Still Image: Toy camera, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Color, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Richtone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolor, Illustration|
|Photo file formats||Still Image: JPEG(DCF Ver.2.0,Exif Ver.2.3,MRF Baseline complians);Movie: XAVC S, AVCHD format Ver.2.0 compatible, MP4|
|Video mode||NTSC Mode: AVCHD (up to 1,920x1,080/60p at 28Mbps) / XAVC S (up to 1,920x1,080/60p at 50Mbps) / MP4 (up to 1,920x1,080/60fps at 28Mbps);|
|Maximum video resolution||1080p|
|Memory card||Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro, SD, SDHC, SDXC, microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC|
|Number of memory card slots||1|
|Connectivity type||Wi-Fi, NFC, USB|
|Battery type||Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1 (included)|
|Battery life||Up to 400 shots / 200 minutes|
|Dimensions||101.6 x 58.1 x 35.5 mm|
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