Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX800

Sony India has added a new camera under their Cyber-shot line-up of travel high zoom cameras. The newly launched DSC-WX800 is designed for users who want an unobtrusive camera that can be carried at all times. This model is packed in the world’s smallest body that offers a truly versatile zoom range from 24mm at the wide end up to 720mm telephoto.

Further, it comes with a powerful BIONZ X image processing engine combined with a front-end LSI that delivers high-speed continuous shooting at up to 10fps with a buffer limit of up to 155 images. Furthermore, these new models present a fast AF speed of 0.09 seconds. Some newly added features include Eye AF, Touch Focus/Touch Shutter function, and location data acquisition via Bluetooth. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX800The zoom range offered by the WX800 is ideally suited for travel photography and capturing daily life. Image stabilization is controlled with Optical SteadyShot which effectively negates the camera shake blur that often occurs during handheld and telephoto shooting. The models are also equipped with a Zoom Assist function that allows the user to zoom out temporarily and displays a wider area when shooting a subject at the telephoto end.

The camera can capture 4K video footage with full pixel readout and no pixel binning with fine details. The new models can shoot fast-moving subjects with high-frame rate HD recording at up to 100fps. With increase Fast Intelligent AF speed of just 0.09 seconds and an upgraded BIONZ X processor and front-end LSI delivering high-speed continuous shooting at up to 10fps with a buffer limit of up to 155 images. For portraits, it inherits the much-praised Eye AF technology from their α series.

It also comes with a 180-degree tiltable LCD display that allows for easy framing of selfies and group shots Location data acquisition4 via Bluetooth can collect and record location data from a mobile device (Location Information Link) and small size proxy recording allows transfers to smartphones or uploading to websites for quick sharing.

Pricing and Availability

The new DSC-WX800 is available across all Sony Center, Alpha Flagship stores and major electronic stores across India for INR 34,990 starting from 29 October 2018.

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