Sony DSC-P51 compact camera

DSC-P51 Cybershot Digital Still Camera 2.0 Megapixel 2x Optical Zoom 6x Digital Zoom MPEG Movie HQX (w/o audio) USB terminal 8Mb Memory Stick supplied

Manufacturer
Sony
SKU
DSC-P51
26-06-2005
The DSC-P51 combines a phenomenal 2.0 effective megapixel imager and 2X Optical/3X Digital/6x Total zoom with a host of advanced features and the hot-looking Sony design sensibility you.

Video

Maximum video resolution 
320 x 240 pixels
Motion JPEG frame rate
16 fps

Technical details

Interface 
USB
Colour of product 
Silver
ISO sensitivity 
100, 200, 400, Auto
Weight 
275g
Data compression
Fine, Standard
Aperture range (F-F) 
0 - 3.8
Focal length range (f-f) 
6.3 - 12.6 mm
Analog signal format system 
NTSC, PAL
Aspect ratio 
3:2
Auto focusing (AF) modes 
Multi Point Auto Focus
Bundled software 
Pixela Image Mixer 1.0
Camera focusing range
0 - 0.08m
Camera shutter speed 
1/30 - 1/1000 s
Compatible memory cards 
Memory Stick (MS)
Display 
LCD
Flash modes 
Auto, Forced off, Forced on, Pre-flash, Red-eye reduction
Internal memory 
16 MB
Light exposure correction
± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Megapixel 
2 MP
Memory slots 
1
Optical sensor size 
1/0.0984 mm (1/2.5 ")
Optical zoom 
2x
PictBridge 
N
Scene modes 
Landscape, Portrait, Twilight
Self-timer 
10s
Sensor type 
CCD
Video capability 
Y
Viewfinder type 
Optical
White balance 
Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent

Ports & interfaces

Built-in microphone 
N

Power

Power source type 
Battery
Number of batteries supported 
2

Display

Display resolution (numeric) 
61000 pixels

Technical details

Display diagonal 
4.06 cm (1.6")

Lens system

Combined zoom
6x
Focus adjustment
Auto
Digital zoom 
3x
Focal length (35mm film equivalent)
41 - 82 mm
Image stabilizer 
-

Camera

Camera type 
Compact camera
Photo effects 
Black&White, Negative film, Sepia
Camera playback
Movie, Single image
Multi burst mode 
Y
Playback zoom (max)
5x
Image editing
Resizing, Trimming

Flash

Built-in flash 
Y
Flash range (tele)
0.4 - 2.8m

System requirements

Windows operating systems supported 
Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional
Mac operating systems supported 
Mac OS 8.6, Mac OS 9.0, Mac OS 9.1, Mac OS 9.2

Packaging content

Battery technology 
Nickel–Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Cables included
AV, USB
Hand strap
Y
Batteries included
Y
Battery charger included
Y

Picture quality

Image sensor size
25.4/63.5 mm (1/2.5")
Maximum image resolution 
1600 x 1200 pixels
Image formats supported 
JPG
Still image resolution(s) 
352 x 288, 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 640 x 424, 640 x 480, 720 x 400, 720 x 480, 1024 x 768, 1200 x 1200, 1280 x 720, 1280 x 960, 1280 x 1280, 1536 x 1536, 1600 x 1064, 1600 x 1200
Supported aspect ratios 
3:2

Weight & dimensions

Width 
12.7 cm
Depth 
5.8 cm
Height 
4.7 cm

Other features

USB 2.0 ports quantity 
1