At A Glance

The small-but-skilled Cyber-shot WX1 takes phenomenal low-light shots and easy panoramic images, making it a superb compact camera for anyone without giant hands.

Manufacturer’s Description

A compact and attractive body, a 2.7" Clear Photo LCD Plus and phenomenal imaging technology, the Cyber-shot DCS-WX1 digital camera delivers high-quality photos (and 720p HD video) in high style. A 24mm wide-angle Premium G lens and our new Exmor R CMOS Sensor works in combination with the BIONZ image processor for super-fast processing to make it easy to get the best shot. You can now shoot 10 frames per second at an incredible 10.2 megapixels per shot perfect for those hard-to-get moments. You can even shoot beautiful landscape shots with ease and capture clear photos when you're in dark environments.

The Specs

Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 350 Shot/2.92 Hour Video
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.70 "
Effective Camera Resolution 10.2 Megapixels
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/1600 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 2 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number DSC-WX1/S
UPC Code 027242766327
Brand Name Sony
Product Name Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 Compact Camera
Marketing Information

A compact and attractive body, a 2.7" Clear Photo LCD Plus and phenomenal imaging technology, the Cyber-shot DCS-WX1 digital camera delivers high-quality photos (and 720p HD video) in high style. A 24mm wide-angle Premium G lens and our new Exmor R CMOS Sensor works in combination with the BIONZ image processor for super-fast processing to make it easy to get the best shot. You can now shoot 10 frames per second at an incredible 10.2 megapixels per shot perfect for those hard-to-get moments. You can even shoot beautiful landscape shots with ease and capture clear photos when you're in dark environments.

Product Model DSC-WX1
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 3648 x 2736
Lens
Optical Zoom 5.0 x
Digital Zoom 2.0
Aperture Range f/2.4 to 5.9
Image Stabilization Optical
Autofocus Points 9
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 1.97
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO High Speed Duo
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 Point & Shoot Digital Camera
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BG1
  • Wrist Strap
  • Battery Charger BC-CSD
  • CD-ROM
  • Multi Connector Cable USB/AV
  • Power Cord
  • Physical Characteristics
    Height 2.0"
    Width 3.6"
    Depth 0.8"
    Weight (Approximate) 5.3 oz
    Video
    Video Formats MPEG-4
    Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720
    Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type No
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year

    Performance

    Performance (New)
    Exposure Superior
    Color Superior
    Sharpness Good
    Distortion Very Good
    Performance
    Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 63.9
    Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 70.3
    Number of Shots 394.0
    Battery Life (minutes) 306.0
    Image Quality, Distortion 63.1
    Image Quality, Exposure 68.4
    Image Quality, Sharpness 48.0
    Number of Batteries 1
    Image Quality, Overall 70.6
    Image Quality, Color 74.4