Powerful and portable, the T500 Cyber-Shot from Sony....
Take your best shot with the DSC-T500 Cyber-shot digital camera. Powerful, yet small enough to carry in your pocket, this ultra-compact 10.1-megapixel, 5x zoom camera can also record 720p high definition video and even take a picture while recording.
Share your videos and pictures on the huge 3.5″ touch screen LCD, your PC or compatible HDTV. Equipped with Face Detection technology that automatically adjusts exposure and color to make faces look their best as well as High Sensitivity ISO 3200 for low light shooting without a flash, it’s easy to capture the perfect moment.
Additional features such as Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, Double Anti-blur and in-camera retouching tools will help make the most of your photo opportunities.
Record HD Movies With the Cyber-shot DSC-T500, you can quickly and easily record videos in 720p high definition. HD videos are recorded in MPEG4 AVC/H.264 format, which delivers superb image quality in a smaller file size than other comparable formats.
Face Detection technology detects up to eight individual faces and controls flash, focus, exposure, and white balance to deliver accurate, natural skin tones with reduced red-eye
Double Anti-blur Solution is the combination of Optical SteadyShot image stabilization and High ISO sensitivity (up to 3200) which helps compensate for shaky hands, minimizes blur and allow flash free shooting to preserve the mood.
View your photos and movies in glorious high definition on a Sony BRAVIA or similar compatible HDTV using the supplied multi-output stand with HDMI connectivity7 (HDMI cable sold separately).
Sony Picture Motion Browser PC software provides a simple way to transfer, manage, archive and share your images.
A powerful 10.1 megapixel 1/2.3 Super HAD CCD image sensor helps you capture gorgeous images with superb contrast and clarity down to the finest detail. With 10.1 megapixels, you can create stunning, photo-quality prints up to A3 size, or crop your images and still come away with high resolution shots.
The newly developed Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens enables close-up shooting up to just .39 (1cm) from the subject (in Magnifying Glass Mode), while the optical 5x telescopic zoom offers superior visual acuity for a compact digital camera.
Compose and review your images on a large, bright 3.5″2 widescreen LCD (230K) display, and use the touch-screen interface to navigate menus, specify focus points, or zoom in on the pictures you’ve taken for a closer look at details.
With the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T500, you can quickly and easily record video in 720p high definition, and even take up to three pictures per movie sequence while shooting. HD videos are recorded in the MPEG4 AVC/H.264 format, which offers superb image quality in a smaller file size than other comparable video formats. This smaller file size lets you record more to your Memory Stick Duo Media, as well as upload them to Internet sharing sites to share with friends and family.
Face Detection technology detects up to eight individual faces and controls flash, focus, and exposure to deliver accurate, natural skin tones with reduced red-eye.
The combination of Optical SteadyShot image stabilization and High ISO sensitivity helps compensate for shaky hands, minimizes blur, and allows flash-free shooting to preserve the mood.
Optical SteadyShot image stabilization compensates for camera shake to help prevent blur without sacrificing image quality.
High ISO settings up to 3200 allow for faster shutter speed, so you can take pictures indoors or in low light without the need for a flash.
When shooting movies in low-light situations, you can use High Sensitivity mode to help ensure clear results.
Reduces common red-eye problems.
Choose from eleven convenient photo modes to quickly adjust for specific shooting conditions. Photo modes include Auto, Program Auto, and Scene selections, such as High Sensitivity, Soft Snap, Twilight Portrait, Twilight, Landscape, High Speed Shutter, Beach, Snow, and Fireworks.
You can fire up to 100 shots at approximately .74 second intervals (at any resolution; VGA to high resolution mode).
This beginner-friendly optional function helps navigate through the various functions and settings displaying the description of chosen functions or settings on the LCD screen.
Using the 16:9 High Resolution Mode, you can record high resolution images in the 16:9 aspect ratio favored by HDTVs. This setting is ideal if you plan to view your images on a compatible HDTV and invite friends and family members over for a slideshow.
With 4MB of internal memory, you can still capture a limited number of shots, even without Memory Stick Duo Media inserted.
A built-in slot accepts Memory Stick Duo Media or Memory Stick PRO Duo Media. Both sold separately.
Provides extended battery life and shooting capacity when using a fully-charged lithium-ion battery. The included battery supports up to 160 shots.
View your photos and movies in high definition on your Sony BRAVIA or similar compatible HDTV using the supplied multi-output stand with HDMI connectivity. Just connect the multi-output stand to an HDTV with an HDMI cable (sold separately), then place your Cyber-shot DSC-T500 on the stand. It’s the perfect way to share your memories with friends and family members.
When connected to a BRAVIA Sync enabled BRAVIA HDTV via HDMI output on the supplied multi-output stand (HDMI cable required, sold separately), the Cyber-shot playback screen will automatically display, and you can control camera playback using your BRAVIA HDTV remote control. Just press the Sync button on the remote to display a dedicated menu. Such easy operation makes viewing your photos and videos on a large-screen TV even more enjoyable.
Bring your photos to life and enjoy highly detailed, HD 1080i images with PhotoTV HD-capable Sony BRAVIA HDTVs. PhotoTV HD fine tunes settings on your HDTV, such as sharpness, gradation, and color to display images that look more like actual printed photographs.
To use the entire image area of the compatible HDTV screen, Wide Zoom display automatically expands standard 4:3 and 3:2 images to 16:9.
PHOTOMUSIC combines images with music to produce fun and entertaining slide shows. Select from five visual effects (Simple, Basic, Nostalgic, Active, and Stylish) and four pre-loaded tracks on camera or transfer your own music from a PC.
Retouch and enhance your pictures on the go with three in-camera editing functions: Trimming, Red-Eye Correction, and Partial Color.
The Multi-Purpose Resize function lets you change the aspect ratio of an image right in the camera, so you can adjust images as necessary, whether you want to display them on a compatible HDTV, email them or upload them to a blog.
Sony Picture Motion Browser (PMB) software provides a simple, easy-to-use way to transfer video and still images to your PC, as well as sort, edit, and output to data disc and the Internet.