As this is a fairly entry level camera, you simply get a normal focus and macro focus. The screen size is standard, not too big nor too small. In macro mode, you can focus on something as close as 2 inches. Internet Explorer Download the latest version. This camera gets a fairly typical 3x optical zoom with a 35mm equivalent focal length of mm. After loading the picture onto the computer, there are so many details that you didn’t realize the camera captured! Flash shot view large image.

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Sony DSC-S Review

This item may or may not be in original packaging. Best Digital Cameras for Many digicams use this scheme — but not with AA batteries. Navigate Review Jump to review page Select a language English Spanish.

Moments xsc, I had taken two similar shots with the Sony S, but of the opposite wall a bit darker, in short. So when you open the door to pop out your card to put it in a card reader, for exampleit’s easy to drop the batteries on the floor, too.

The Sony S’s battery compartment holds not just the two AA batteries, esc also the memory card. With a new sensor, better autofocus system and more streamlined design, the X line Detail, however, is pretty good.


Sony’s follow-up to its NEX-6 laps the field with its 11fps burst and comfortable design. Typical of entry-level models, the S is powered by 2 AA batteries. See details for full description.

As you turn the mode dial, a short description appears on the LCD. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S is an entry-level camera meant for first time digital camera buyers or someone who wants an easy to use camera. The Sony S captures movies in AVI format with audio at resolutions up to x pixels, at a rate of 30 frames per second.

You can adjust the pixel size to take lots of photos or to take less photos with a wesome detail.

Photos and image samples: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S700

How to reset a camera back to original factory settings. However, you get an auto mode and a program auto mode. The lens, microphone, flash and focus assist lamp.

Although I found the color natural, chromatic aberration was disturbingly noticeable in rather ordinary snapshots, and noise suppression too often changed the character of simple objects, even at the lowest ISO settings.

Compared to its competitors over the last couple years, the Sony S’s two-second startup time and 1. There’s no desaturation vsc the high ISO image.

The claimed flash range is 3. The Sony S’s chromatic aberration bit us again on another softly lit image, the leaves along the iron fence. But, there is a setting to use so you can capture a movement without the blurry effect. It has the auto feature for those that are just beginning to take pictures, and has advanced features for those that know what they want their picture to look like!


Mono sound is recorded and optical zoom is not available during movie capture. English Select a language English Spanish. The camera displays an error beginning with E: This compact interchangeable-lens model is a great step-up from APS-C models, as long Dssc distortion straight lines bow out away from center is above average at d700 wide angle.

The four-way nav–for exposure compensation, flash, macro and self timer–had more travel, but was also surprisingly stiff. While it isn’t going to dazzle with dc boxy design, I found the Sony S attractive, particularly because of its large mode dial on the top panel. In macro mode, you can focus on something as close as 2 inches.

A green light on the LCD stays solid when a focus lock is achieved.