Sony DSC-TX5: the first waterproof camera in the line of Cyber-shot

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Sony has officially unveiled its first model is waterproof, dustproof, shockproof, and freeze proof digital compact camera Cyber-shot TX5, which is the thinnest and smallest in the world today.

In a compact and stylish package TX5, a thickness of 17,7 mm and can withstand a fall from a height of 1.5 meters and operate at an ambient temperature of -10 º C, includes a big 3-inch touch screen display, through which the management of innovation, as well as 10 , 2-megapixel CMOS (CMOS) sensor Exmor R and 25 mm wide-angle Carl Zeiss lens with a 4-fold optical zoom.

Due to the presence of high-TX5 image processing BIONZ, the camera allows high-speed photography in full resolution at 10 frames per second, in the regimes of Twilight (Twilight) and Anti Motion Blur (shake reduction) allows high-speed series of six frames with noise reduction images up to 50%.

Function Intelligent Sweep Panorama further enhances the camera Cyber-shot, where to use it enough to press the shutter button once and seamlessly to the camera from one point to another along the horizontal (or downward vertical). The camera automatically performs high-speed shooting of a series of frames and "glues" the image into one big panoramic photo. This function, with the words producer, is ideal for shooting landscapes or family portraits, even when people are moving in the frame.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5 expected to be available at the end of next month.

Brief specifications of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5:

  • Sensor: 1/2.4 ", Exmor R CMOS (CMOS)-resolution 10.2 MP
  • Processor image processing: BIONZ
  • Lens: Carl Zeiss with a 4-fold optical zoom
  • Sensitivity ISO: Avto/125/200/400/800/1600/3200
  • Display: 3-inch
  • Support video recording and HD resolution of 720p (1280x720 progressive 30 fps MPEG-4)
  • Memory: 45 MB built-in, support for Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG, SD or SDHC memory cards
  • Size: 94x56, 9x17, 7mm
  • Weight: 128 gr.