The thinnest Sony Cyber-shot camera yet, you'll be prepared to nab the shot anywhere, at any time. Just slip this incredibly slim DSC-TX66 camera into your pocket or purse, then rest assured the next time something amazing happens, you'll be ready. As slender as a AA battery, this camera is small in size but huge in shooting potential with a whopping 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensor for incredible lowlight performance, Full HD 1080/60i video capture (records in 29-minute segments), plus 5x optical zoom and 10x Clear Image zoom. And with a big, beautiful 3.3" OLED touch screen, flipping through photos, navigating menus or exploring creative Picture Effects options is fun and easier than ever.
*18.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensor
The sensor enables advanced processing that reduces noise levels resulting in stunning low light images with incredible details.
*Full HD 1080/60i
Record crystal clear movies at the highest resolution available with capabilities for 60i in 1080 AVCHD video. This provides stunning, fast motion video with less distortion for playback on your HD TV.2 With dual record of stills and movies, you can shoot both at the same time.
*Optical SteadyShot with Active Mode
Optical SteadyShot with Active Mode for blur-free movies even while walking.4 Camera-shake compensation using Optical SteadyShot/Active Mode has been improved with the addition of new electronic image stabilization.Now it’s easier than ever to obtain sharp, blur-free movies even when zooming in unsteady situations, such as shooting with one hand while walking.
Photo Creativity allows you to fine-tune your exposure settings, such as brightness, color, and vividness, and quickly choose the right enhancement for your subject.
*Face Detection technology
Face Detection technology detects up to eight individual faces and adjusts focus, exposure, and white balance to help deliver crisp, properly lit images of family and friends.
*Soft Skin mode
Portrait subjects will love the results. Soft Skin mode recognizes skin tones and reduces the appearance of blemishes and wrinkles without affecting the rest of the shot.
Motion Detection, along with Face Motion Detection adjusts ISO sensitivity and increases the shutter speed when movement is detected, reducing blur in moving subjects and faces.
*Slim and stylish design
At just over 1/2" thin and only 3.3 oz, this stylish camera is the perfect size to take with you almost anywhere. Slip it into a pocket, purse, or backpack and be ready to shoot memorable moments.
*Optical zoom plus Clear image zoom
With Clear Image Zoom the powerful processor compares patterns found in adjacent pixels and creates new pixels to match selected patterns, resulting in more realistic, higher-quality images. Clear Image Zoom doubles optical zoom for closer photos.
*3D still image and 3D Sweep Panorama mode
Produce awe-inspiring images with 3D still image and 3D Sweep Panorama capabilities.3 Photos will take on a new dimension of creative capabilities for viewing the world in a whole new way.
The system takes two shots, identifies the background and applies a defocused background keeping the subject crisp and clear.
*Smile Shutter technology
Smile Shutter technology captures a smile the moment it happens.
*Intelligent Scene Recognition mode
Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN) Mode automatically detects 36 different types of scenes and selects the appropriate camera settings.
Auto mode: The camera takes a single shot using the optimal settings.
Advanced mode: the camera takes a photo with the optimal settings and, if in difficult lighting (low light or back light) immediately takes a second photo with another optimized setting so you can choose which to keep.
*High speed AF
It provides intelligent response data to a new high speed actuator motor in the lens. The result is fast, DSLR-like focusing speeds even in low light.
*Capture the decisive moment with up to 10fps
Capture full 18.2 megapixel resolution images at up to 10 frames per second, helping to ensure that the decisive moment is captured such as the soccer ball flying into the goal. In addition, a mechanical shutter helps reduce distortion when continuously shooting moving subjects.
Picture Effect adds a new level of expression to photos, making ordinary landscapes and portraits come to life by heightening mood and emphasizing certain attributes. Select models have up to nine effects.
*Superior Auto mode
Superior Auto intelligently detects 36 scenes for still images and movies, making it easy to get the best shot.
The Anti-blink function works to help counter blinking and squinting. If a blink is detected in other shooting modes, a warning will be displayed after you take the shot.
Natural Flash controls the white balance of both the background and main subjects.
*Memory Card Slot
MS Micro, Memory Stick Micro (Mark 2) and Micro SD/Micro SDHC Compatible
HD Output : Micro HDMI
USB Port(s) : Multi Type3b(AV/USB/DC IN), Hi-Speed USB(USB2.0)
Battery Type : LITHIUM ION NP-BN 3.6V
Battery Capacity : typical: 2.3Wh (630mAh), minimum: 2.2Wh (600mAh)
Power Consumption (in Operation) : Approx. 1.0W
Power Requirements : AC 100V to 240V, 50/60 Hz, 18W