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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

Get close to the action with this Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690 digital camera with 10x optical zoom. Packing 16.1 megapixels, capture high quality photos ...

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ProLightweight, Functional, Small and Slim

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Introduction:- It was by chance that we came to possess this Sony Cybershot DSC-W690 as we weren’t actually looking for a digital camera at the time it was simply the fact that we spotted this camera at what I considered to be the great price of £110 sometime towards the end of last summer. With...

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Product Information : Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

Manufacturer's product description

Get close to the action with this Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690 digital camera with 10x optical zoom. Packing 16.1 megapixels, capture high quality photos of all your adventures - plus HD video (720p) in an MP4 format that uploads easily to sites like Facebook and YouTube (records in 29-minute segments). Capture the best of any landscape when you shoot in Sweep Panorama 360 mode - just press the shutter and pan the scene in a sweeping motion to capture expansive 360° photos. And with a generous 3.0" LCD screen, you can comfortably view your photos and videos right away for instant gratification.

Product Details

Product Description: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690 - digital camera

Product Type: Digital camera - compact

Memory Card Slot: Memory Stick Duo card, SD card

Image Processor: BIONZ

Sensor Resolution: 16.1 Megapixel

Max Video Resolution: 1280 x 720

Lens System: 10 x zoom lens - 4.45 - 44.5 mm - f/3.3-5.9 G

Focus Adjustment: Automatic

Min Focus Distance: 5 cm

Digital Zoom: 40 x

Image Stabiliser: Optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Display: LCD display - 3"

Supported Battery: 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh ( included ), 1 x Sony NP-BN Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh ( included )

AV Interfaces: Composite video/audio

Colour: Silver, Black, Blue, Red

Dimensions (WxDxH): 9.4 cm x 2.2 cm x 5.6 cm, 9.43 cm x 2.17 cm x 5.61 cm

Weight: 124 g

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

General

MPN: DSCW690S.CEE8, DSCW690B.CEHB1, DSCW690B.CEH, DSCW690/B, DSCW690L.CEH, DSCW690R.CEH, DSCW690S.CEH, DSCW690B.CEHB2, DSCW690B.CEHB3, DSCW690/R, DSCW690, 157610, DSCW690B.CEE8, DSCW690R.CEE8, DSCW690L.CEE8, DSC-W690/BLACK

Product Type: Digital camera - compact

Enclosure Colour: Silver, Black, Blue, Red

Sensor Resolution: 16.1 Megapixel

Optical Sensor Type: Super HAD CCD

Total Pixels: 16,400,000 pixels

Effective Sensor Resolution: 16,100,000 pixels

Optical Sensor Size: 1/2.3"

Optical Zoom: 10 x

Digital Zoom: 40 x

Image Processor: BIONZ

Image Stabiliser: Optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Auto Focus: TTL contrast detection

AE/AF Control: Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Face Detection: Blink Detection technology, face-priority AF function, Smile Shutter, Self Portrait Auto Shutter

Digital Video Format: MPEG-4, AVCHD

Image Recording Format: JPEG

Max Video Resolution: 1280 x 720

AV Interfaces: Composite video/audio

Exposure & White Balance

Light Sensitivity: ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 400, ISO 200, ISO 80, ISO 1600, ISO 3200, ISO auto

Exposure Metering: Multi-segment, centre-weighted, spot

Exposure Modes: Programme, automatic

Shooting Programs: Landscape, night portrait, PET, fireworks, soft snap, night scene, beach, snow, high sensitivity, soft skin, gourmet

Special Effects: Partial colour, Toy camera, Pop Colour, Soft High-key

White Balance: Custom, automatic, presets

White Balance Presets: Incandescent, cloudy, Flash, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white)

Max Shutter Speed: 1/1600 sec

Min Shutter Speed: 2 sec

Exposure Compensation: ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

Type: 10 x zoom lens - 4.45 - 44.5 mm - f/3.3-5.9 G

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 25 - 250mm

Focus Adjustment: Automatic

Min Focus Distance: 5 cm

Zoom Adjustment: Motorised drive

Lens Construction: 9 groups / 7 elements

Features: Built-in lens shield, aspherical lens

Camera Flash

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Flash Modes: Fill-in mode, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Features: AF illuminator

Effective Flash Range: 0.3 m - 3.3 m : ISO auto ( wide lens ) ¦ 1.5 m - 1.9 m : ISO auto ( tele lens ) ¦ 6.5 m : ISO 3200 ( wide lens ) ¦ 3.7 m : ISO 3200 ( tele lens )

Additional Features

Continuous Shooting Speed: 1 frame per second

Self Timer Delay: 10 sec, 2sec

Additional Features: USB 2.0 compatibility, built-in speaker, RGB primary colour filter, auto power save, DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, in-camera red-eye removal, cropping an image, 720p HD movie recording, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Sweep Panorama technology, Dynamic Range Optimizer, face detection, built-in help guide, dual image stabilization, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), 360 Sweep Panorama technology, Unsharp Masking

Display

Type: 3" LCD display

Resolution: 230,400 pixels

Display Features: Built-in

Microphone

Microphone Operation Mode: Mono

Connections

Connector Type: 1 x Hi-Speed USB ¦ 1 x composite video/audio output

Memory Card Slot: Memory Stick Duo card, SD card

Software

Software: Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

Peripheral Devices: USB port

Miscellaneous

Included Accessories: Battery charger, USB cable, wrist strap

Battery

Battery Type: Sony NP-BN

Details: 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh ( included ), 1 x Sony NP-BN Li-ion rechargeable battery - 630 mAh ( included )

Battery Life Details: Photo shooting - 220 shots

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot: Memory Stick Duo card, SD card

Supported Memory Cards: Memory Stick Duo, SD Memory Card, Memory Stick PRO Duo, SDXC Memory Card, Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, SDHC Memory Card, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo

Image Storage: JPEG 4608 x 3456 ¦ JPEG 4608 x 2592 ¦ JPEG 3648 x 2736 ¦ JPEG 2592 x 1944 ¦ JPEG 1920 x 1080 ¦ JPEG 640 x 480

Video Capture: AVCHD - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps ¦ MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 9.4 cm, 9.43 cm

Depth: 2.2 cm, 2.17 cm

Height: 5.6 cm, 5.61 cm

Weight: 124 g

Environmental Parameters

Max Operating Temperature: 40 °C

Min Operating Temperature: 0 °C

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - parts and labour - 1 year

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

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Listed on Ciao since: 16/11/2012