Sony has launched the CyberShot DSC-HX1 which is a superzoom hybrid digital camera.
The Sony CyberShot DSC-HX1 features 20 times optical zoom, a 9.1 megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor, a 3 inch tilt angle LCD display, it is capable of recording video in full 1080p HD.
Here are the full specifications of the Sony CyberShot DSC-HX1.
- Exmor™ CMOS sensor boosts sensitivity while suppressing image noise for superb low-light pictures
- 9.1 effective megapixels resolution for very high quality imaging and detail-packed enlargements
- Premium G Lens by Sony with high-power 20x optical zoom range and 28mm wide angle
- Sweep Panorama mode automatically stiches together high-speed burst of images to capture extra-wide landscapes
- Two shooting modes dramatically reduce image noise even in low light, superimposing 6 separate images to create one beautiful shot
- 1080p HD movie recording captures crisp, detail-packed HD video clips plus stereo sound at 30 frames per second
- Exmor™ CMOS sensor and BIONZ processor powers high-speed, full resolution continuous shooting up to 10 frames per second
- 3.0-inch tilt-angle Clear Photo LCD Plus screen for comfortable framing in any shooting position
- Optical SteadyShot image stabilization for reduced camera shake with handheld shooting, especially in low light or at high zoom settings
- Enhanced Smile Shutter automatically fires shutter when subject smiles: now easier to use with adjustable smile threshold
- Enhanced Face Detection with selectable adult/child priority high-speed subject tracking for clearer portraits. Includes Face Motion Detection and Selected Face Memory
- Intelligent Scene Recognition simplifies shooting by choosing best settings for difficult conditions such as twilight portraits and backlit scenes
- HD output to view video and still images on HD TV (requires optional cable). PhotoTV HD enhances still image viewing on compatible BRAVIA TV
- Photomusic (HD Slideshow) offers fun display of still images and HD video clips with effects and music on LCD or connected HD TV
- Fun in-camera retouching functions including trim, red-eye correction and artistic filters
- Picture Motion Browser software simplifies image management, searches and viewing on PC
The Sony CyberShot DSC-HX1 will go on sale later this month for around $500.
via Gadget Venue