Sony Cyber-Shot WX220 Digital Camera


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Sony Cyber-Shot WX220 Digital Camera

Sony SKU: DSCWX220/B | Helix SKU: SYDSCWX220B

Great shots from a little camera

Get flawless photos and movies from this pocket-size digital camera. With 10x optical zoom, an Exmor R® CMOS sensor, and compact design, capture beautiful pictures on the fly.

Exmor R® CMOS sensor

Exmor R® CMOS sensor

Bring out the detail, even in low light. A back-illuminated Exmor R® CMOS sensor, with 18.2 effective megapixels, has wider receptive areas to allow more light and detail into every frame.

BIONZ X™ image processor

BIONZ X™ image processor

Expect truer color rendering, better noise reduction, and faster burst mode shooting with the BIONZ X™ image processor – it’s 3x more powerful than our previous BIONZ processor, for images of the highest quality.

Sony G Lens

Sony G Lens

G Lenses produce superior in-focus image quality, as well as beautiful defocused backgrounds.

Get closer to the action

10x optical zoom

10x optical zoom

See what’s over the horizon with a 10x optical zoom that goes way beyond the limits of your smartphone.

Optical SteadyShot

Optical SteadyShot

The lens moves gyroscopically and compensates for movements caused by handheld shooting, for amazingly sharp pictures across the focal range.

Colors to suit your style

Point and shoot in style with the WX220. Choose from three attractive colors – pink, gold, and classic black.

Compact design

Designed for your pocket

Always ready to capture the moment. The WX220 has a light, compact body that fits perfectly in your pocket – ideal for shooting on the fly.

High performance in any situation

Wide ISO 80–12800 range

You’re covered whatever the occasion. An Exmor R® CMOS sensor works with a powerful BIONZ X™ image processor to deliver bright, sharp detail in every frame. By Pixel Super Resolution technology analyzes each pixel and upscales images restoring detail at zoom. You’ll see a difference at night too, a wide ISO range of 80–12800 delivers pin-sharp results in low light.

Compose with confidence

The WX220 has features to help you compose and shoot beautiful pictures every time.

Auto Object Framing

Auto Object framing

Auto Object framing analyzes every scene and automatically trims the captured object into an enhanced composition.

Intelligent Auto

Intelligent Auto settings

The WX220 automatically adjusts camera settings to suit your shooting conditions.

Lock-on autofocus

Lock-on autofocus

Lock-on autofocus automatically adjusts frame size based on the characteristics of your subject for clear and defined results.

Bright LCD screen

View photos instantly and see footage as you record on the built-in 2.7 in (6.7 cm) LCD display.

2.7 in (6.7 cm) LCD display

Shoot in Full HD

Capture detailed 1080 Full HD videos at up to 60 frames per second (60p) – everything stabilized with Optical SteadyShot Intelligent Active Mode for fast moving subjects

1080 Full HD footage

Full HD

Record in Full HD 1080 for clear, smooth movies.

AVCHD

AVCHD

Want to get more serious about your shooting? Try professional AVCHD format for high-quality footage.

See every trick and transition

A cool effect to show off jumping, sports scenes and more. With Motion Shot Video, the movement captured is displayed in a sequence of superimposed images on a single background. 2

Motion Shot Video

Create, connect, and share

There’s only one thing better than taking a great photo: sharing it. With built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC, share your best shots in a second and remain in control with the dedicated smartphone remote app.

Wi-Fi® and NFC

Share with Wi-Fi® and NFC

Use NFC to make a connection with Wi-Fi® to share your pictures and videos with friends and family.

Smartphone remote app

Smartphone remote app

Change settings, zoom in, and, most importantly, take a shot with the Smartphone Remote App.

Picture Effect

Get creative with Picture Effect

Breathe new life into a picture by using built-in Picture Effect technology. There’s a range of modes to choose from – you don’t even have to download image-editing software.

Go even further with panorama

Just press the button and sweep the camera from side to side – it’s that easy with 360 Sweep Panorama. Your camera automatically stitches together a high-speed burst of frames to create one panoramic image. Intelligent Sweep Panorama recognizes faces and subject movement, so you can create stunning panoramic images of people on the move.

Sweep panorama

See your pictures in 4K detail

Connect the WX220 to a 4K Ultra HD TV to see your photos in dazzling clarity on a big screen. Every shade appears vivid and lifelike thanks to TRILUMINOS®® color.

iMovie

Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

This product is compatible with Final Cut Pro X and iMovie3.

Sensor

SENSOR TYPE
1/2.3" type (7.76 mm) Exmor R® CMOS sensor
NUMBER OF PIXELS (EFFECTIVE)
18.2MP

Lens

LENS TYPE
Sony G Lens
F-NUMBER (MAXIMUM APERTURE)
F3.3 (W) – 5.9 (T)
FOCAL LENGTH (F=)
f =4.45–44.5 mm
ANGLE OF VIEW (35MM FORMAT EQUIVALENT) (STILL IMAGE)
82 deg–9 deg 50 min (25–250 mm2)3]
FOCUS RANGE (FROM THE FRONT OF THE LENS)
1.97 in – Infinity (W), 4.92 ft – Infinity (T)
OPTICAL ZOOM
10x
CLEAR IMAGE ZOOM (STILL IMAGE)
Still Image: 18 M Approx.20x / 10 M Approx. 26x / 5 M Approx. 37x / VGA Approx. 153x / 13 M (16:9) Approx. 20x / 2 M (16:9) Approx. 51x; Movie: Approx. 20x
DIGITAL ZOOM (STILL IMAGE)
Up to 153x (VGA)
DIGITAL ZOOM (MOVIE)
Approx. 40

Screen

SCREEN TYPE
2.7 in (6.7 cm) (4:3) / 460,800 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
BRIGHTNESS CONTROL
Manual (5 steps)

Viewfinder

VIEWFINDER

Camera

IMAGE PROCESSING ENGINE
BIONZ X™
STEADYSHOT
Optical
FOCUS TYPE
Contrast detection AF
FOCUS MODE
Single-shot AF, Multi Point AF, Center Weighted AF
LIGHT METERING MODE
Multi Pattern, Center Weighted, Spot
EXPOSURE COMPENSATION
+/- 2.0 EV, 1/3 EV step
ISO SENSITIVITY (STILL IMAGE)(RECOMMENDED EXPOSURE INDEX)
ISO 100-12800
ISO SENSITIVITY (MOVIE)
Auto:(ISO100Level-ISO1000Level) / High Sensitivity:(ISO100Level-ISO2000Level)
WHITE BALANCE MODES
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Incandescent, Flash, Custom
SHUTTER SPEED
iAuto (1/4–1/1600); Program Auto (1"–1/1600)
SHOOTING MODE
Intelligent Auto, Panorama, Easy Shooting, Scene Selection, Movie Mode (Intelligent Auto/Scene Selection)
SCENE SELECTION
High Sensitivity, Handheld Twilight, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Landscape, Portrait, Soft Skin, Anti-Motion Blur, Backlight Correction HDR, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Gourmet, Pet Mode
CONTINUOUS SHOOTING SPEED (MAXIMUM) (WITH MAX. RECORDING PIXELS)
10 fps (for up to 10 shots)
SELF-TIMER
Off / 10 sec. / 2 sec. / portrait1 / portrait2
PANORAMA (SHOOTING)
360 Sweep Panorama
PICTURE EFFECT
Toy Camera, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High Key, Partial Color, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting, Richtone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolor, Illustration
AUTO IMAGE ROTATION
Yes
MINIMUM ILLUMINATION
Auto: 20 lux (Shutter Speed 1/30") / High Sensitivity: 10 lux (Shutter Speed 1/30")
BUILT-IN FLASH RED-EYE CORRECTION
On / Off

Flash

FLASH MODE
Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off, Advanced Flash
FLASH TYPE
Sorry, this data is not available
AF ILLUMINATOR
Auto / Off
FLASH RANGE
ISO Auto: Approx. 7 7/8 inches to 12 feet 1 3/4 inches (0.2 m to 3.7 m) (W) / Approx. 4 feet 11 1/8 inches to 7 feet 2 5/8 inches (1.5m to 2.2 m) (T); ISO3200: up to approx. 19 feet 4 3/8 inches (5.9 m) (W) / approx. 11 feet 1 7/8 inches (3.4 m) (T)

Recording

COMPATIBLE RECORDING MEDIA
Memory Stick™ Duo;Memory Stick PRO Duo™;Memory Stick PRO Duo™(high speed);Memory Stick PRO HG Duo™;Memory Stick XC-HG Duo™;Memory Stick Micro;Memory Stick Micro (Mark2);SD Memory Card;SDHC Memory Card;SDXC Memory Card;microSD Memory Card;microSDHC Memory Card;microSDXC Memory Card
RECORDING FORMAT
Still Image: JPEG, Movie: AVCHD format, Ver. 2.0 compatible, MP4
MOVIE RECORDING MODE (NTSC)
AVCHD (up to 1,920 x 1,080/50p at 28 Mbps) / MP4 (up to 1,440 x 1,080/25 fps at 12 Mbps) / VGA (up to 640 x 480/25 fps at 12 Mbps), AVCHD (up to 1,920 x 1,080/60p at 28Mbps) / MP4 (up to 1,440 x 1,080/30fps at 12Mbps) / VGA (up to 640 x 480/30fps at 12Mbps)
STILL IMAGE RESOLUTION
3:2 mode:16M(4,896×3,264) / 8.9M(3,648×2,432) / 4.5M(2,592×1,728);4:3mode:18M(4,896×3,672) / 10M(3,648×2,736) / 5M(2,592×1,944) / VGA;16:9mode:13M(4,896×2,752) / 7.5M(3,648×2,056) / 2.1M(1,920×1,080);1:1mode:13M(3,664×3,664) / 7.5M(2,736×2,736) / 3.7M(1,920×1,920);Sweep Panorama:Wide(7,152×1,080/4,912×1,920),Standard(4,912×1,080/3,424×1,92),360°(11,520×1,080)
PANORAMA (RECORDING)
Intelligent Sweep Panorama (supports 360 format)

Interface

INPUT AND OUTPUT TERMINALS
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0), Micro HDMI, Multi/Micro USB Terminal
WI-FI® CONNECTIVITY
NFC One-touch functionality, Wi-Fi®

Power

POWER CONSUMPTION (CAMERA MODE)
Approx. 1.2 W
BATTERY LIFE(STILL IMAGES)(CIPA) 
Up to 210 shots / 105 minutes
SUPPLIED BATTERY
Rechargeable battery pack NP-BN

Others

Yes
SHOOTING FUNCTIONS
Face Detection, Smile Shutter, Grid Line
PLAYBACK FUNCTIONS
Beauty Effect, BRAVIA Sync (Control for HDMI), Image Index (9 Images/25 Images), Slideshow, Motion Shot Video
INDEX PLAYBACK
9/ 25 images
PLAYBACK ZOOM
Depends on Image Size

Size & Weight

DIMENSIONS (W X H X D) (APPROX.)
3.63 x 2.06 x 0.85 in
WEIGHT (CIPA COMPLIANT)
3.70 oz (Body only), 4.27 oz (With battery and media)
Placeholder
  • Rechargeable battery pack (NP-BN)
  • AC Adapter (AC-UB10C/UB10D)
  • Micro USB cable
  • Wrist Strap
  • Instruction Manual