View Full Version : Bought a new digi cam ...

12-28-2003, 12:13 AM
well i bought a new digi cam today tell me what u guys think about it !
Sony Cyber-Shot®
3.2 Megapixel Digital Still Camera
This Cyber-shot takes all the technology and ingenuity that made its predecessors great and adds even more to round out our newest model. Effective 3.2 Megapixel CCD with 14-bit DXP gives amazing picture quality. Optical Zoom is 3x and Smart Zoom provides 9.6x Zoom at VGA size without picture degradation. MPEG Movie VX makes your own movies with audio in a larger VGA (640 x 480) size that works better for TV playback. With supplied NiMH rechargeable battery and charger, you can take 300 shots per one charge of battery that offers 40% more power and the charging time becomes half of last year?s model
Effective 3.2 Megapixels (1/2.7" gross 3.3 Super HAD CCD)
3x Optical Zoom
Smart Zoom (9.6x VGA)
F2.8 - 5.6, 39 - 117mm (35mm conversion)
Memory Stick media/Memory Stick Pro media compatible
MPEG Movie VX with Audio
Auto/Program Auto/Scene Selection
2 Shot Burst Mode/Voice Memo/E-mail
Optical Viewfinder/1.5" TFT LCD (123K dots)
Multi Point Auto Focus (Auto)
AF (Auto Focus) Illuminator
Clear Colour NR/Clear
Luminance NR
NR Slow Shutter (Twilight Landscape/Twilight Portrait)
Multi Pattern/Spot Metering
Flash Mode: Auto, Anti-red Eye Auto Forced-Flash, No Flash, Slow Synchro
Clip Motion (Recording Mode)
Multi Burst Recording
14-bit DXP (Super Resolution Converter)
Built-in Microphone: Electret Condenser Microphone, Dynamic Speaker, Speaker Volume Control
USB Terminal
Inputs/Outputs: AV Out, Digital I/O (USB): Mini-B, DC In Terminal
Power Requirement: DC 2.4V with battery, 4.2V with AC adapter
Battery System: 2 AA Nickel Hydride Batteries
Power Consumption (camera mode): LCD On: 1.7W, VF (LCD Off): 0.4W
System requirements: Microsoft® Windows® 98/98SE, Windows Me, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP Home Edition/Professional, Mac 8.5.1/8.6/9.0/9.1/9.2/Mac OS X(v10.0/v10.1) standard installation
Supplied Accessories: 2 AA NiMH Rechargeable Batteries, Battery Charger (BC-CS2), Memory Stick media MSA-16A, USB Cable, AV Cable, wrist strap, PIXELA ImageMixer Software
Weight: 197g (body)
Warranty: 1 Year


Sony's compact line up of Digital Still Cameras that use Memory Stick for image storage

Burst Mode

Allows you to take TWO shots sequentially by memory buffering. Ideal for fast moving subjects

Voice Memo Mode

Lets you record spoken notes with your photographs

Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

The flat screen on many digital cameras that preview photographs that have already been taken. LCDs utilize two sheets of polarizing material with a liquid crystal solution between them. An electric current passed through the liquid causes the crystals to align so that light cannot pass through them. Each crystal, therefore, is like a shutter, either allowing light to pass through or blocking the light

AF Illuminator

Makes it possible to focus on objects that are normally difficult to focus on in low light situations

Clip Motion

A Sony exclusive new GIF animation feature that lets you create unique, short "videos" using still images. Record a sequence of up to 10 digital images and Clip Motion will automatically play them back like a "video". The Clip Motion file is smaller in memory size than a standard MPEG movie

USB (Universal Serial Bus)

A hardware interface used for connecting keyboards, mouses, joysticks, scanners and printers to your computer. This digital connection allows much higher rates of transfer than serial or parallel ports. By using the latest USB technology, your Compaq Presario computer has hot swap capability. This means every peripheral device to be plugged in and unplugged can be done without turning your computer off

12-28-2003, 05:52 AM
what do u guys think about it ??

King Luis
12-28-2003, 06:12 AM
i have the 2.0 megapixel version.
i think it doesn't have enough options to tinker with it.
ie: shutter speed.....
but for normal shots i think it is a good camera.
espcially 3.2 mega pixels

12-29-2003, 03:34 AM
just got home from a party ganna shoot some pics tommorou !