Cyber-shot Digital Still Camera
F E A T U R E S
/1.8" 5.1 Megapixel Super HAD™CCD
Super HAD (Hole Accumulation
Diode) CCDs provide excellent
5 Area Multi-Point Auto Focus
By evaluating 5 separate focus
areas of the frame, Sony’s
Multi-Point AF system can
intelligently focus on the subject and avoid
mistakenly focusing on the background.
Memory Stick Media and Memory Stick
Digital. Powerful. Transportable.™
Memory Stick media is compact,
image quality by allowing more
portable and rugged –connecting
light to pass to each pixel, increasing
sensitivity and reducing noise.
a variety of hardware and software applications.
Shot Burst Mode
Capture up to 9 shots (fine) or 16
shots (standard) at 1.6 frame/sec.
even at 5 MP resolution. Perfect
X Optical/2X Digital/6X Total Zoom
Optical zoom helps you fill the
frame with your subject for better
pictures. And Sony’s Precision
Manual Exposure Mode
Manual Exposure Mode provides
extended control with 46-step
adjustable Shutter speed
for high speed subjects or fast moving action
such as sports.
Digital Zoom helps bring your subject closer
with an extra 2X magnification
(30 –1/1000 sec.), and 2-step Aperture control.
AF (Auto Focus) Illuminator
Briefly illuminating the subject, in
low –or no –light conditions, the
AF Illuminator helps establish a
positive focus lock.
–12.0X Smart Zoom™Feature
at VGA Resolution)
The Smart Zoom feature
Captures 16 320 x 240 frames as
part of a single 1280 x 960 image
which plays back sequentially in the
camera. Selectable 1/7.5, 1/15, 1/30 second.
intelligently uses the full CCD to let
you zoom into the portion of
MPEG Movie VX Standard/Fine Mode
Selectable Focus Mode
interest by cropping the image size–thus
avoiding the image degradation of Digital Zooms.
Monitoring AF (Auto Focus) helps you
anticipate the action by focusing even before
you press the shutter release.
Captures VGA (640 x 480) high
frame rate (up to 30 frames per
second) audio/video clips with
length limited only by the capacity of the
media. Video mail mode captures smaller file
sizes suitable for email.
Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar Lens
The Vario-Tessar lens is specially
produced for very compact cameras.
This specialized design allows quick
Independently light-metering 49
points of the frame, Multi-Pattern
Measuring establishes the
optimum exposure, even when highlight and
shadow isn’t centered in the frame.
auto-focus, appealing zoom range while still
maintaining a compact design.
Conversion Lens Compatible
With VAD-PHB adaptor, you can
add tele- or wide- conversion
lenses for greater magnification
or wider field of view, as well as protective and
special effect filters.
Real Imaging Processor
The innovative Real Imaging
Scene Selection Mode
Processor in the DSC-P100 not
only improves picture quality and
clarity but also improves camera response
time, decreases shutter lag and improves
With 9 Scene Modes, parameters
can be matched to the shooting
conditions. Choose from one of
the following: Twilight, Twilight Portrait,
Landscape, Soft Snap, Candle, Snow, Beach,
Fireworks, or High Speed Shutter
Cyber-shot Station Compatible
Make transferring images and recharging the
DSC-P100’s battery easier with the optional
Cyber-shot station. Just place the camera on
the cradle for instantaneous power and
Live Histogram Display
Available in capture and playback
the Live Histogram Displays the
concentration of pixels at each
luminosity value making it easy to evaluate
With a momentary pre-flash, the camera
illuminates the subject and sets exposure
through the lens for accurate flash metering.
Adjustable flash level and red-eye reduction
ensure great flash shots.
Connect to any PictBridge™
compatible printer with the supplied
USB cable and print directly from the
camera. Images can be viewed and selected
for printing right on the camera’s LCD, with
menus for print quantity, date and index print.
4-Bit DXP A/D Conversion
Sony’s 14-bit Digital EXtended
Processor captures the range
Slow Shutter Noise Reduction
During long exposures, Slow
Shutter NR captures the scene,
and then the CCD noise pattern
with a dark frame exposure. By subtracting the
two, even long exposures can be clear.
➤Rechargeable InfoLithium Battery
between highlight and shadow
Provides reliable, long-lasting
power for continuous shooting,
without “Memory Effect”. The
with up to 16,384 values, for extended
dynamic contrast and detail.
supplied AC-LS5 adapter/charger provides
stable power for USB Transfer.