October 25, 2007
Sony’s DSC-T2 Cyber-shot has 4GB on-board flash storage
If any one is waiting to buy a new digi cam just hang on for a bit longer. Sony is coming out with a good deal with its DSC-T2 Cyber-shot. Getting to the basics, it features an eight-megapixel sensor with Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar branded 3x optical zoom lens and a 2.7″ touch panel LCD display. The camera’s 38 – 114mm equivalent lens incorporates Sony’s Super Steady Shot optical image stabilization to minimize blur caused by camera shake at slow shutter speeds. a slick shutter protects the lens and retracts gracefully to sit flush with the body of the camera. The specs include ISO sensitivity to a maximum of ISO 3200, 230k pixel touchscreen, a Memory Stick Duo / PRO Duo card slot, 1/2.5-inch CCD, 4GB of built in memory, and power from a proprietary NP-BD1 InfoLithium rechargeable battery. It also offers USB 2.0 high-speed connectivity and high definition component video connectivity for viewing on the latest HD televisions.
Sony’s DSC-T2 Cyber-shot also features Sony’s face detection technology, autoexposure and autofocus systems plus Smile Shutter, which detects when a subject is smiling and automatically captures the photo without pressing the shutter button. The camera will be available from December 2007 for $350, and will be available in blue, green, pink, white or black with matching case colors available separately.