Sony DSC-HX80 Key Fatures And Specification Review

Sony DSC-HX80 a globally innovator in document picture and the world biggest picture indicator producer, has today presented the latest addition to their lightweight zoom capability electronic camera collection, the DSC-HX80 design.

Sony introduces Cyber-shot DSC-HX80
Sony introduces Cyber-shot DSC-HX80

The new electronic camera functions a wide range of innovative picture abilities such as 30x visual zoom capability, a high-resolution 18.2 MP2 Exmor R CMOS Sensor and a sinkable OLED Tru Finder in a class-leading lightweight body. Along with the DSC-HX90V design, the HX80 electronic camera becomes the only lightweight high-zoom electronic camera with a sinkable electronic viewfinder, making it an extremely attractive and versatile remedy for travel and family electronic photography and video capturing.

Sony DSC-HX80 Key Fatures

  • 18MP – 1/2.3″ BSI-CMOS Sensor
  • ISO 80 – 3200( expands to 12800)
  • 24-720 mm F3.5 – F6.4 Zoom Lens
  • 5-axis Optical Image Stabilization
  • 3″ Tilting Screen
  • Electronic viewfinder
  • 10.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-in Wireless
  • 245g. 102 x 58 x 36 mm

Sony DSC-HX80 Performance

18.2MP Exmor R CMOS Indicator and BIONZ X Picture Processor

Using an 18.2MP 1/2.3″ Exmor R CMOS sensor and BIONZ X image processer, the HX80 is able to generate high-resolution pictures and complete HD movie with significant quality and sleek tonality. The sensor utilizes a back-illuminated style, too, enabling it to obtain decreased disturbance stages along with a local understanding variety to ISO 3200, which can be prolonged to ISO 12800 for working in low-light circumstances.

Sony introduces Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 30x Zoom
Sony introduces Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 30x Zoom


Additionally, Full HD 1080 videos is reinforced in 60p, 60i, or 24p structure prices, with the capability to use the high-quality 50 Megabyte per second XAVC S structure or acquainted high-definition AVCHD structure. When using either of these types, a additional Internet-friendly MP4 edition can be at the same time documented for easy online discussing.

Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T30x Visual Zoom capability Lens

Covering wide-angle to super telephoto viewpoints, the built-in 30x Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens covers a 24-720mm comparative central length variety. Five aspherical elements are integrated in the optical style, which decrease rounded aberrations throughout the zoom variety, and a T* anti-reflective protecting helps to control lens surface and blurry for increased comparison and color neutrality.

Complementing the optical style, the lens’s performance also benefits from its 5-axis Visual SteadyShot image stabilizing to reduce the appearance of trembling camera. An Brilliant Active Method is also available to lessen cloud common to capturing video while moving. Also supporting in accomplishing distinct visuals, Fast Brilliant AF utilizes an enhanced spatial item recognition criteria to speed up concentrating rates of speed as well as improve precision for continually distinct results.

Sony introduces Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 LCD
Sony introduces Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 LCD

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Sony DSC-HX80 Specifications

MSRP $350
Body type
Body type Ultracompact
Max resolution 4896 x 3672
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 18 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 21 megapixels
Sensor size 1/2.3″ (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Sensor type BSI-CMOS
Processor Bionz X
Color space sRGB
Color filter array Primary c0lor filter
ISO Auto, 80-3200, expands to 12800 in Multi-Frame NR mode
Boosted ISO (maximum) 12800
White balance presets 9
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization Optical
Image stabilization notes 5-axis (hybrid)
Uncompressed format No
JPEG quality levels Fine, standard
File format
  • JPEG (Exif v2.3, DCF v2.0)
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 24–720 mm
Optical zoom 30×
Maximum aperture F3.5–6.4
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Autofocus assist lamp Yes
Digital zoom Yes (2x)
Manual focus Yes
Normal focus range cm (1.97)
Macro focus range cm (1.97)
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Tilting
Screen size 3
Screen dots 921,600
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type Electronic
Viewfinder coverage 100%
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/2000 sec
Exposure modes
  • iAuto
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
Scene modes
  • Portrait
  • Advanced Sports Shooting
  • Landscape
  • Sunset
  • Night Scene
  • Handheld Twilight
  • Night Portrait
  • Anti Motion Blur
  • Pet Mode
  • Gourmet
  • Beach
  • Snow
  • Fireworks
  • Soft Skin
  • High Sensitivity
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 5.40 m (with Auto ISO)
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, on, slow sync, off, rear sync
Drive modes
  • Single shot
  • Continuous
  • Single bracketing
  • Continuous bracketing
  • DRO bracketing
  • Self-timer
Continuous drive 10.0 fps
Self-timer Yes
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing (3 frames at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60p, 60i, 30p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (30p)
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage types Memory Stick PRO Duo/Pro-HG Duo; SD/SDHC/SDXC
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes (micro-HDMI)
Microphone port No
Headphone port No
Wireless Built-In
Wireless notes 802.11b/g/n with NFC
Remote control Yes (via smartphone)
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description NP-BX1 lithium-ion battery & USB charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 390
Weight (inc. batteries) 245 g (0.54 lb / 8.64 oz)
Dimensions 102 x 58 x 36 mm (4.02 x 2.28 x 1.42)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
GPS None