Sony Cyber-shot DSC-V3 Review
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-V3 specifications
|Price||US: $ 699|
|Body Material||Magnesium alloy / Plastic|
|Sensor|| 1/1.8 " Type CCD (more information)
7.4 million total pixels
7.1 million effective pixels
RGB Color Filter Array
|Image processor||Real Image Processor|
|Image sizes||• 3072 x 2304
• 3072 x 2048 (3:2)
• 2592 x 1944
• 2048 x 1536
• 1280 x 960
• 640 x 480
|Movie clips||• 640 x 480, 30 fps, unlimited *
• 640 x 480, 16 fps, unlimited
• 160 x 112, 8 fps, unlimited
• All with audio
* Memory Stick Pro only
|Image formats|| JPEG (EXIF 2.2)- Fine / Standard
|Lens|| 4x optical zoom
34 - 136 mm equiv.
17 steps from wide to telephoto (inclusive)
F2.8 - F4.0
Screw-on adapter for optional conversion lenses
|Digital zoom|| • Precision Digital: 2x (all image sizes)
• Smart: Increases at smaller sizes
|Focusing||• 5 area Multi-Point AF
• Center AF point
• Selectable AF point
• Manual focus (13 positions)
• Single / Monitor / Continuous AF
• Range normal: 40 cm (1.3 ft) - Infinity
• Range macro: 10 - 40 cm (3.9 - 15.7 in)
|AF Assist lamp||• 'Hologram AF' laser pattern
• Night Shot InfraRed lamp
|Shooting mode||• Auto
• Program AE (with shift)
• Aperture Priority
• Shutter Priority
• Movie clip
|Scene modes||• Twilight
• Twilight Portrait
• Multi-Pattern (49 segment)
|Shutter speed|| Auto: 1/8 - 1/2000 sec
Program AE: 1 - 1/2000 sec
Aperture Priority: 8 - 1/2000 sec
Shutter Priority / Manual: 15 - 1/1000 sec
|Shutter priority||30, 25, 20, 15, 13, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3.2, 2.5, 2, 1.6, 1.3, 1, 0.8, 0.6, 0.5, 0.4, 0.3, 1/4, 1/5, 1/6, 1/8, 1/10, 1/13, 1/15, 1/20, 1/25, 1/30, 1/40, 1/50, 1/60, 1/80, 1/100, 1/125, 1/160, 1/200, 1/250, 1/320, 1/400, 1/500, 1/640, 1/800, 1/1000 sec|
• Wide: F2.8, F3.2, F3.5, F4.0, F4.5, F5.0, F5.6, F6.3, F7.1, F8.0
|Manual exposure|| Any combination of shutter speed and aperture above
No Bulb mode
|Noise reduction||• Clear Color
• Clear Luminance
• Slow Shutter (1/6 sec or slower)
|AE Lock||Yes, button on rear of camera|
|Exposure compen.||-2 EV to +2 EV in 1/3EV steps|
|Exposure bracketing||• 3 images (+,0,-)
• 0.3, 0.7 or 1.0 EV
|White Balance||• Auto
|WB fine tune||No|
|Photo Effects|| B&W
|Image parameters|| Saturation: -, 0, +
Contrast: -, 0, +
Sharpness: -, 0, +
|Continuous||• Burst, 0.9 fps, up to 15 frames
• Speed Burst, 2.5 fps, up to 8 frames
• Multi Burst
Modes: Auto, On, Off, Slow Sync
Red-eye reduction: On, Off
Range (ISO 100): Wide 3.0 m, Tele 2.5 m
Compensation: -, 0, +
|External flash||• Hot shoe
• ACC terminal
|Tripod mount||Yes, metal|
|Self-timer||10 sec delay|
|Remote control||Optional wired|
|Video out||Yes, selectable NTSC / PAL|
|Storage|| Memory Stick / Memory Stick Pro
Compact Flash Type I
|Storage included||32 MB Memory Stick|
|Viewfinder||• Optical, no dioptre adjustment
• Approx. 84% frame coverage
|LCD monitor|| 2.5" TFT, 123,000 pixels
|Histogram display|| Live view
|Direct print||PictBridge compatible printers|
|Connectivity|| USB 2.0 (HiSpeed)
|Power|| Lithium-Ion NP-FR1 InfoLithium (3.6 V, 1222 mAh)
Supplied AC adapter / charger
|Weight (no batt)||358 g (12.6 oz)|
|Weight (inc. batt)||390 g (13.8 oz)|
|Dimensions||120 x 63 x 72 mm (4.7 x 2.5 x 2.8 in)|
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