Sony DSC-T30 Review

 
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Model Name: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T30 
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Photo Gallery URL: Photo Gallery
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
General
Model Number: DSC-T30 
Camera Format: Ultra Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $499.95
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2006-05-31
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 169g
6.0oz
Weight With Batteries? Yes 
Size: 95 x 57 x 23 mm
3.7 x 2.2 x 0.9 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3072x2304, 3072x2048, 2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1920x1080
Continuous-mode frames/second: 1.1
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 160x120
Movie Frame Rate: 30.00, 8.30
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 7.20
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 3:2
Sensor Type: CCD 
Actual Pixels: 7.20 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 38 - 114 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 2x Precision, up to 14x Smart Zoom 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
19.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - 0 cm
0.4 - 0.0 in
Aperture Range: f/3.5 (wide) / f/4.3 (tele) - ??? 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Display
Optical Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 3.0
LCD Resolution (pixels): 230,000
Max Playback Zoom: 5.00x
Exposure
ISO Settings: 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1000
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Flash 
Shutter Speed Range: 1 - 1/1000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi-pattern, Center-weighted, Spot 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, Auto w/ Red-Eye Reduction, On, On w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Slow Synch, Slow Synch w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: 0.3 - 11.2 ft, (0.1 - 3.4m) 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: MS Duo / MS PRO Duo 
Memory Included (MB): 58.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format:  
Movie File Format: MPEG VX 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: DC Input 
Included Software: Cyber-shot Viewer 1.0 
OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS 
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary NP-FR1 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion echargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary NP-FR1 Info-Lithium rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
Notes & Features:  

 

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