At A Glance

Has a high ISO 1250 setting and long battery life (455 shots). Shoots in wide-screen mode, but lacks a shutter-priority mode.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 is an ideal camera for starting out right in digital photography, combining the quality of 8.1 megapixels and Carl Zeiss 3X optical zoom, the performance of High Sensitivity mode for great low-light shots, the simplicity of on-screen Function Guide for easy setup, and the convenience of 64MB Internal Memory for shooting images in-camera.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.50 "
Effective Camera Resolution 8.1 Megapixels
Image Sensor Type CCD
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/2000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number DSC-W100
UPC Code 027242686175
Brand Name Sony
Product Name Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Compact Camera
Marketing Information

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 is an ideal camera for starting out right in digital photography, combining the quality of 8.1 megapixels and Carl Zeiss 3X optical zoom, the performance of High Sensitivity mode for great low-light shots, the simplicity of on-screen Function Guide for easy setup, and the convenience of 64MB Internal Memory for shooting images in-camera.

Product Model DSC-W100
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 3264 x 2448
Lens
Optical Zoom 3.0 x
Digital Zoom 2.0
Autofocus Points 5
Focus Modes Auto
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
Miscellaneous
Package Contents

  • Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera
  • Lithium-Ion Battery (NP-BG1)
  • Battery Charger (BC-CSG)
  • AV/USB Multi-Connector Cable
  • Wrist Strap
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Network & Communication
    GPS No
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 3.7"
    Width 2.4"
    Depth 1.0"
    Weight (Approximate) 5.9 oz
    Video
    Video Formats MPEG
    Maximum Video Resolution 640 x 480
    Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type Optical
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year

    Performance

    Performance (New)
    Exposure Good
    Color Good
    Sharpness Fair
    Distortion Fair
    Performance
    Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 59.7
    Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 56.6
    Number of Shots 455.0
    Battery Life (minutes) 249.0
    Image Quality Score Good
    Image Quality, Distortion 52.8
    Image Quality, Exposure 57.5
    Battery Life Score Superior
    Image Quality, Sharpness 42.6
    Number of Batteries 1
    Image Quality, Overall 59.1
    Image Quality, Color 60.8