Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S40

Announced Feb 19, 2005 •
4 megapixels | 1.5 screen | 32 – 96 mm (3×)
Body type
Body type Ultracompact
Sensor
Max resolution 2304 x 1728 ?
Other resolutions 2048 x 1536, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480 ?
Image ratio w:h 4:3, 3:2 ?
Effective pixels 4 megapixels ?
Sensor photo detectors 4 megapixels ?
Sensor size 1/2.7" (5.312 x 3.984 mm) ?
Sensor type CCD ?
Image
ISO Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400 ?
White balance presets 5 ?
Custom white balance No ?
Image stabilization No ?
Uncompressed format No
JPEG quality levels Fine, Standard ?
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 32–96 mm
Optical zoom 3×
Maximum aperture F2.8 - F5.2 ?
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Single
  • Live View
?
Digital zoom Yes (3 x)
Manual focus No ?
Screen / viewfinder
Screen size 1.5 ?
Screen dots 77,000 ?
Touch screen No
Live view No ?
Viewfinder type Optical (tunnel) ?
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec ?
Maximum shutter speed 1/2000 sec ?
Aperture priority No ?
Shutter priority No ?
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 3.80 m
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, Red-Eye reduction, On, Off, Slow Sync
Continuous drive 0.6 fps ?
Self-timer Yes (10 sec)
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps) ?
Videography features
Resolutions MPEG VX (640 x 480, 16/30 fps, unlimited)
Format MPEG VX
Storage
Storage types Memory Stick / Pro, Internal ?
Storage included 32 MB Internal ?
Connectivity
USB USB 1.0 (1.5 Mbit/sec) ?
HDMI No ?
Remote control No
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery AA
Battery description AA (2) batteries (NiMH recommended)
Weight (inc. batteries) 184 g (0.41 lb / 6.49 oz)
Dimensions 99 x 52 x 34 mm (3.9 x 2.05 x 1.34)
Other features
Orientation sensor No
Timelapse recording No ?
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