The compact camera is straightforward and does the job for a range of everyday photo shots.
Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W800 camera would suit you adequately.
Casual videos - If the technicalities involved in altering video settings are not a priority, then this Sony device is a very good option!
Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The Cyber-shot DSC-W800 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.
Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W800 is a great companion to have.
For the YouTubers - This is a good choice for your video recordings because in addition to it's excellent Image Sensor Size (6.17 x 4.55 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.
There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the Cyber-shot DSC-W800 is a really good choice.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W800 comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
The thrilling action of sports is filled with magical moments that shouldn't be missed. Which is why by taking the Cyber-shot DSC-W800 for those games, you'll have a camera that can effectively track subjects in frame while they are in motion.
Whether its for living or non-living things, using the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W800 for aquatic photos is a treat.
As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the Cyber-shot DSC-W800 is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}
From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 6.17 x 4.55 mm (mm) that comes with this model works well for this scenario. It comes with a Continuous Shooting Mode allowing you to take successive shots rapidly.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 6.17 x 4.55 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W800 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the Cyber-shot DSC-W800 fits the bill.
|Product Colour||Black, Silver|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3.2-6.4|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG|
|Scene Modes||High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Landscape, Portrait, Beach, Snow, Gourmet, Pet Mode|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 10 s|
|Shooting Modes||Intelligent Auto, Panorama, Program Auto, Easy Shooting, Picture Effect, Scene Selection, Steady Shot, Party|
|White Balance||Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluor.: White Balance 1 / 2 / 3, Incandescent, Flash|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Range (tele)||0.6 - 1.76 m|
|Flash Range (wide)||0.4 - 3.5 m|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Centre weighted Auto Focus, Face tracking, Multi Point Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|ISO Sensitivity||Auto, 100, 3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 2EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Auto|
|Light Metering||Center-Weighted Average, Multi, Spot|
|Camera Shutter Speed||2 - 1/1500 s|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/1500 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||2 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||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 Ca|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||30 fps|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||AVI|
|Video Resolutions||320 x 240, 640 x 480, 1280 x 720 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||MP3|
|Digital Zoom||40 x|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)||26 - 130 mm|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) (photo Mode)||26 - 130 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||4.6 - 23 mm|
|Maximum Aperture Number||6.4|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||130 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.2|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||26 mm|
|Optical Zoom||5 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC, MS Duo, MS Micro (M2), MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG Duo, MS XC-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Aspect Ratio||4:3|
|Display Diagonal||2.7 "|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||230400 pixels|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||6.17 x 4.55 mm|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||200 shots|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|AC Adapter Included||Yes|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Wrist Strap Included||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (including Battery)||125 g|
|Maximum Image Resolution||5152 x 3864 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||5152 x 3864, 3648 x 2736, 2592 x 1944, 5152 x 2896, 1920 x 1080|