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Digital Camera Data Sheet:
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S90


Model Name:

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S90 
Model Number: DSC-S90 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $299.95
Street Price:  
Price Update Date: 2007-02-07
Date Available: 2005-03-31
Remote Control: No 
Remote Control Type: n/a 
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Tripod Mount Material:  
Operating System: Windows / Mac OS 
Weight: 7.1 oz (202 g)
Weight With Batteries?  
Size: 3.8 x 2.5 x 1.6 in.
(97 x 64 x 40 mm)
Warranty in Months:  
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2304x1728, 2048x1536, 1280x960, 640x480
Movie Resolution: 640 x 480
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 4.10
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.7 inch 
CCD Filter Type:  
CCD Manufacturer: Sony SuperHAD 
Focal Length Multiplier:  
Movie Audio: Yes 
Quality Levels: 2
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 39 - 117 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 2x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type:  
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Auto Focus Min Illum: 0.2500
Auto Focus Step:  
Manual Focus:  
Manual Focus Steps:  
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
20.4 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range:  
Min Macro Area: 84 x 63 mm
3.3 x 2.5 in
Min Aperture: f/10.0
Max Aperture: f/2.8
Aperture Range Description: f2.8 – f5.6 (W), f5.2 – f10 (T) 
Aperture Step Size:  
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
Optical VF Type:  
Optical VF Accuracy: 83%
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD VF Accuracy: 100%
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution: 115,000 dots
OLED Screen:  
Max Playback Zoom:  
ISO Settings: 80, 100, 200, 400
ISO Rating Max: 400
Number of White Balance Settings: 5
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent 
Manual White Balance: No 
Longest Shutter Time: 30 
Shortest Shutter Time: 1/2000 
Exp Adj Range: 2.0 EV
Exp Adj Step Size: 0.33 EV
Metering Modes:  
Spot Metering:  
Aperture Priority:  
Shutter Priority:  
Full Manual Exposure:  
Self Timer: 10
Internal Flash: Yes 
No of Flash Modes:  
Flash Modes: Auto/Forced On/Forced Off/Slow Synchro/ Redeye Reduction 
Flash Guide Number (Meters):  
Flash Range Default ISO (meters): 3.8
Flash Range Description: 6 in. – 12.5 ft. (0.2 –3.8m) 
No of Flash "Pops":  
Ext Flash: No 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO 
Other Memory Types:  
Memory Included (MB): 32.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format:  
Compressed Format: JPEG 
Movie File Format: MPEG 
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode Switchable: Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
Other Connection:  
Included Software: Picture Package™ for Sony v1.6 (Windows), Pixela™ ImageMixer VCD2 
OS Compatibility: Windows / Mac OS 
Performance Timing
Startup Time: 2.400 seconds
Shutdown Time: 3.500 seconds
Play -> Record: 0.200 seconds
Record -> Play (max res): 1.200 seconds
Record -> Play (min res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE: 0.310 seconds
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE:  
Shutter Lag, Man. Focus: 0.200 seconds
Shutter Lag, Prefocus: 0.010 seconds
Cycle Time Uncompressed Format:  
Cycle Time Max Res: 1.070 seconds
Cycle Time Min Res: 1.020 seconds
Buffer Frames, Max Res: 1
Continuous Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 1.580
Movie Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 16.00
Movie Sec @ Max Res:  
Movie Sec @ Min Res:  
Download speed, KB/second: 5135.00
Battery Form Factor: 2 x AA 
Usable Battery Types: AA NiMH, Alkaline, Nickel-Metal Manganese 
Batteries Included: AA NiMH
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
More Information
Notes & Features:  
Review URL: Review
Test Shots URL: Test Shots
Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website

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