Sony DSC-WX1 Price in Singapore & Specifications

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Sony DSC-WX1 Specs

Release Date in Singapore
DateSep 2009
Compatible memory cardsmemory stick (ms),ms pro
Internal memory11 MB
Maximum memory card size16 GB
Display diagonal6.86 cm (2.7")
Display resolution (numeric)230400 pixels
Built-in microphoneYes
Ports & interfaces
USB version2.0
I/O portsMulti connector\nAudio/Video Output via Mutli-Use Connector\nHD Output
Lens system
Optical zoom5x
Digital zoom10x
Focal length range (f-f)4.25 - 21.25 mm
Weight & dimensions
Width90.5 mm
Depth19.8 mm
Height51.8 mm
Weight149 g
Light exposure
Light meteringCentre-weighted,Spot
Picture quality
Camera typeCompact camera
Megapixel10.2 MP
Image sensor size1/2.4"
Sensor typeCMOS
Maximum image resolution3648 x 2736 pixels
Image stabilizerYes
Video recordingYes
Maximum video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
HD typeHD
Motion JPEG frame rate30 fps
Focus adjustmentAuto
Auto focusing (AF) modescentre weighted auto focus,spot auto focus
Flash modesauto,Flash off,Red-eye reduction,Slow synchronization
Flash range (wide)0.2 - 5 m
Flash range (tele)0.5 - 2 m
White balanceauto,Cloudy,custom modes,daylight,Fluorescent,Incandescent
Scene modesbeach, Children, Close-up (macro), Fireworks, Night, Panorama, Portrait, Underwater, Landscape
Self-timer delay2 s
Image processorBIONZ
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery life (CIPA standard)350 shots
Battery life (max)3 h
Product colourSilver

Reviews of Sony DSC-WX1
Reviewed on 2010-04-01
IntroductionOnce the digicam makers had created face detection and smile sensing, we were left wondering what they’d think of next. Sony managed to think up some new tricks for its digicams, which are squarely aimed at consumers who expect advanced fe...
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Reviewed on 2010-04-01
Very compact size, Useful modes for low-light shots and panoramas, Very good battery life, Superb image quality, especially in low light,
Lacks full manual controls, Buttons are a bit small
Sony's 10-megapixel, 5X-optical-zoom (24mm to 120mm) Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 is among the first pocket cameras to offer Sony's redesigned, low-light-optimized Exmor R sensor. Those low-light chops are the marquee feature of this very compact camera, which e...
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Reviewed on 2010-03-12
Those low light chops are the marquee feature of the very compact Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 camera, which excels in dark situations thanks to its unique shooting modes.Rather than forcing the shooter to boost ISO equivalency in order to take a brightly ...
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Reviewed on 2010-03-09
Superb image quality, especially in low light, Very good battery life, Very compact size, Useful modes for lowlight shots and panoramas,
Pricey for the lack of full manual controls, Buttons are a bit small
The 10-megapixel, 5X-optical-zoom (24mm to 120mm) Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 ($330 as of 3/8/2010) is among the first pocket cameras to offer Sony's redesigned, low-light-optimized Exmor R sensor. Those low-light chops are the marquee feature of this very...
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Reviewed on 2010-02-12
Compact body. f/2.4 lens enables fast shutter speeds in low light. Fantastic low-light performance. Fast capture speed. Shoots 720p HD video.
Noticeable image blooming in bright light. Limited connectivity options.
Sony's $299.99 (direct) Cyber-shot WX1 may fool you with its petite body, but this camera packs big features. The camera's lens includes a maximum wide-angle aperture of f/2.4, allowing the WX1 to capture more light than your average point and shoot...
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Reviewed on 2009-12-28
Impressive noise management, Excellent 5x zoom, 720p movie mode,
Slight tendency toward overexposure, No direct access to the most commonly changed/adjusted camera settings and functions,
Point and shoot digital cameras have come a long way in the past decade - most are now capable of capturing high quality images outdoors in good light. But digital cameras generally don't do as well in low-light situations, indoors, and after dark. ...
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Reviewed on 2009-11-19
The Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 is the latest addition to Sony’s extensive range of stylish compact digital cameras. The WX1 isn’t just another incremental update, though, because it features Sony’s brand new 10 megapixel "Exmor R" back-illuminated CMOS image...
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Reviewed on 2009-11-17
With modern digital cameras offering 10 megapixels and more advanced technologies, you don't need to be a dedicated shutterbug -- or spend thousands of dollars -- to take gorgeous pictures. Today we'll be reviewing two compact point-and-shoot digital c...
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Reviewed on 2009-11-13
The Sony Cybershot WX1 is a 10.1-megapixel point and shoot camera – but it isn’t just another camera with a new model number and more megapixels. The WX1 provides everything that you get in your run-of-the-mill point and shoot camera, but also adds som...
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Reviewed on 2009-10-16
Excellent LCD Good 24mm wide-angle lens Optical image stabilization Better than average high-ISO performance for a compact digicam Astonishing capability for handheld photography in low light Sweep Panorama mode Good resolution for a 10 meg...
Very small buttons are difficult to operate Mode dial turns accidentally under the thumb Battery door opens too easily Flare reduces resolution and contrast in the corners of the frame at telephoto focal lengths We'd like just slightly less yello...
The Sony WX1 has some magic up its sleeve. Its new sensor sees better in low light and it can grab a handful of shots in the dark and composite them into an image you can't capture with other cameras. Add Sweep Panorama to the picture and the Sony WX1 ...
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Reviewed on 2009-09-30
Well-designed; several fun, useful features; good low-light and overall performance.
Mixed photo quality.
Good low-light shooting without help from a flash is a rarely attained goal in the world of compact cameras. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 does it with three of the company's own components: a new sensor design, a high-end lens, and a fast image process...
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Reviewed on 2009-12-22
Bracketing modes , Excellent overall feature set , Fast maximum aperture , 10 frames in one second burst mode
Mixed image quality , Lens has issues autofocusing at times
Sony's designers must have gone on their tea break when the WX1 was being drawn up — compared to the it's pretty unappealing on the outside. Given the technology inside (the same CMOS Exmor R sensor found on the superzoom and TX1) is more...
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Reviewed on 2009-11-11
Reasonable low-light performance, several useful features, fast and sharp lens
Slow start-up and focus performance, puzzling control layout
The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 is a compact digital camera with a 5x zoom lens and a new Exmor-R CMOS sensor. It takes better photos in dim lighting than many other compacts we have tested and has a reasonably competent lens, but overall photo quality isn't significantly better than other cameras with a similar price and specifications.The cornerstone of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 is the new sensor. It's better at taking photos in low-light conditions than the tiny CMOS sensors frequently used
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