At A Glance

The Carl Zeiss telephoto and manual features are strong, but focus-lock is erratic and startup is slow.

Manufacturer’s Description

Cyber-shot DSC-H50 Digital Camera features 9.1 megapixel resolution, 15X optical zoom Carl Zeiss lens, and Advanced Sports mode for split-second detail. Intelligent Scene Recognition automatically selects your camera's settings based on detected lighting conditions, while Double Anti-Blur solution helps keep your images blur-free. Smile Shutter technology captures smiles the moment they happen. Face Detection technology optimizes focus, exposure and color for up to eight faces. Dynamic Range Optimization preserves image data in bright highlights and reveals more detail in shadows or backlit areas. MPEG Movie VX Fine Mode allows you to capture VGA (640 x 480) audio/video clips at a high frame rate (up to 30 frames per second) for about 10 minutes. Camera offers 3.0" Tilt-up Clear Photo LCD Plus screen, 15MB internal memory, 9-Point Auto Focus, Super SteadyShot Optical Image Stabilization, and high-sensitivity (ISO 3200). HDTV compatible. Accepts Memory Stick Duo and Pro Duo media.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Effective Camera Resolution 9.1 Megapixels
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/4000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number DSC-H50/B
UPC Code 027242728981
Brand Name Sony
Product Name Cyber-shot DSC-H50 Bridge Camera
Marketing Information

Cyber-shot DSC-H50 Digital Camera features 9.1 megapixel resolution, 15X optical zoom Carl Zeiss lens, and Advanced Sports mode for split-second detail. Intelligent Scene Recognition automatically selects your camera's settings based on detected lighting conditions, while Double Anti-Blur solution helps keep your images blur-free. Smile Shutter technology captures smiles the moment they happen. Face Detection technology optimizes focus, exposure and color for up to eight faces. Dynamic Range Optimization preserves image data in bright highlights and reveals more detail in shadows or backlit areas. MPEG Movie VX Fine Mode allows you to capture VGA (640 x 480) audio/video clips at a high frame rate (up to 30 frames per second) for about 10 minutes. Camera offers 3.0" Tilt-up Clear Photo LCD Plus screen, 15MB internal memory, 9-Point Auto Focus, Super SteadyShot Optical Image Stabilization, and high-sensitivity (ISO 3200). HDTV compatible. Accepts Memory Stick Duo and Pro Duo media.

Product Model DSC-H50
Product Type Bridge Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 3456 x 2592
Lens
Optical Zoom 15.0 x
Digital Zoom 2.0
Image Stabilization Optical
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Cyber-shot DSC-H50 Digital Camera
  • NP-BG1 Rechargeable battery
  • BC-CSG Battery charger
  • Flower Lens Hood
  • Lens Adaptor Ring
  • Lens cap with strap
  • A/V and USB multi-connector cables
  • Shoulder strap
  • Remote Commander
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Physical Characteristics
    Height 4.3"
    Width 3.3"
    Depth 3.4"
    Weight (Approximate) 19.2 oz
    Video
    Video Formats MPEG-1
    Maximum Video Resolution 640 x 480
    Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type Electronic
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year