Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 Price, Specs, Release Date, Where to Buy

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 is a slim, super-stylish camera.  Featured as world’s smallest and lightest 20x optical zoom camera. An 18.2MP Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor and the BIONZ image processor combine to create high resolution, low-noise photos and Full HD 1080 videos. Easily shoot all day with battery to spare with up to 500 photos per charge.

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Sony Cybershot DSC-WX300


Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 Price

The price for Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 is $328.00.

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 Specifications
Imaging Sensor 1/2.3″ Exmor R CMOS sensor
Pixel Gross 21.1 MP
Effective Picture Resolution 18.2 MP
Color Filter System RGB primary color filters
Media Type Optional Memory Stick Duo (No movie recording), optional Memory Stick PRO Duo (Mark 2 only for movie recording), optional Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo optional SD Memory Card (Class 4 or higher), optional SDHC Memory Card (Class 4 or higher)
Still Image Max Effective Resolution Approx. 18.2 Megapixels
Still Image Size 16:9: 16:9mode:13M(4,896 x 2,752) / 2M(1,920 x 1,080)
4:3: 4:3mode:18M(4,896 x 3,672) / 10M(3,648 x 2,736) / 5M(2,592 x 1,944) / VGA
Panorama Still Image Size Sweep Panorama: 360 (11,520×1,080) / HR (10,480 x 4,096) / Wide (7,152 x 1,080/4,912 x 1,920) / Standard (4,912 x 1,080/3,424 x 1,920)
Video Format AVCHD Ver2.0/MP4
Video Mode AVCHD 60i: 24M FX / 17M FH (1,920×1,080/60i) / 9M HQ (1,440×1,080/60i), MP4:12M (1 ,440×1,080/30fps) / 6M (1,280×720/30fps) /3M VGA (640×480/30fps)
Dual Record Yes
Audio Format AC3 (Stereo)
Microphone/Speaker Stereo/mono
Wind Noise Reduction Off / On
Lens Type Sony G
Optical Zoom 20x
Focal Length (35mm equivalent) Still 16:9: 27-540mm / Movie 16:9: 27-540mm (SteadyShot Standard) 27-690mm (SteadyShot Active) / Still 4:3: 25-500mm /Movie 4:3: 33-660mm (SteadyShot Standard) 33-840 (SteadyShot Active)
Lens Construction 11 elements in 10 groups (including 5 aspheric elements)
Minimum Focus Distance iAuto: AF (W:Approx.5cm(0.16′) to Infinity, T: Approx. 200cm (6.56′) to Infinity) / Program Auto: AF (W:Approx.5cm(0.16′) to Infinity, T: Approx. 200cm (6.56′) to Infinity)
Steady Shot Mode: Active Yes
LCD Display LCD Type: 3.0″ ClearPhoto LCD (460K dots)
Brightness Control: 5 (Bright) / 4 / 3 / 2 / 1 (Dark)
Histogram: Yes (On/Off)
Grid Display: Yes
Focus Control AF Modes: Multi Point AF/Center Weighted AF/SpotAF/Tracking Focus/Face Tracking Focus
AF Illuminator: Auto / Off
Metering Modes Multi Pattern / Center Weighted / Spot
Exposure Compensation Plus / Minus 2.0EV, 1 / 3EV step
Scene Modes High Sensitivity / Soft snap / Soft Skin / Landscape / Night Portrait / Night Scene / Handheld Twilight / Gourmet / Beach / Snow / Fireworks / Pet mode / Anti-motion blur / Backlight Correction HDR
ISO Auto / 80 / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800
White Balance Mode Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Fluorescent 1 (White Fluorescent Lighting) / Fluorescent 2 (Natural White Fluorescent Lighting) / Fluorescent 3 (Day White Fluorescent Lighting) / Incandescent / Flash / One Push, One Push Set
Drive System Self-timer: Off / 10sec. / 2sec. / portrait1 / portrait2
Shutter Speeds: iAuto (4″ – 1/1600) / Program Auto (1″ – 1/1600)
Burst Mode: Approx 10 fps at 18.2MP (Maximum 10 shots)
Flash Modes Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Flash Off / Advanced Flash
Flash Coverage ISO Auto: Approx. 0.2m to 4.3m (7 7/8 inches to 14 feet 1 3/8 inches) (W) / Approx. 2.0m to 2.4 m (6 feet 6 3/4 inches to 7 feet 10 1/2 inches) (T), ISO3200: up to Approx. 6.1 m (20 feet 1/4 inches) (W) / Approx. 3.4 m (11 feet 1 7/8 inches) (T)
Convenience Features Red-Eye Reduction Auto / On / Off
Erase: Single / Select / Date / Folder / AVCHD
Protect: Single / Select / Date / Folder / AVCHD
Advanced Features Anti Motion Blur: Yes
Sweep Panorama: Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360)
Face Detection: 8 faces
Smile Shutter technology: Yes
Image Stabilization: Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization with Active mode
In-Camera Editing: Beauty Effect / Trimming / Unsharp Masking / Date view / Picture Effect
Intelligent Auto
Wi-Fi
Background Defocus
Superior Auto
Tracking Focus (off/on)
Blink Detection
Memory Card Slot MS Duo and SD/SDHC compatible
HD Output Micro HDMI
USB Port(s) Multi (AV/USB), Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0)
Battery Type Lithium Ion NP-BX1 3.6V
Battery Capacity 4.5Wh (1240mAh)
Power Consumption (in Operation) Approx. 1.0W
Power Requirements AC 100V to 240V, 50/60 Hz, 70mA
Dimensions (WxHxD) 3.8 x 2.2 x 1″ (96 x 54.9 x 25.mm)
Weight 5.9 oz (166g)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 Release Date

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 will be available on April 21, 2013.