Sony DSC-T99S compact camera

14.1 megapixels, 4x zoom/25mm wide angle, HD movie and 7.5cm wide touchscreen LCD

Manufacturer
Sony
SKU
DSC-T99S
13-07-2010
Slim and chic, with outstanding styling and superb picture quality

Slim, beautiful, colourful looks

Create amazing panoramic pictures

Shoot HD movie clips


Gorgeously sculpted looks are just the start. Slim, colourful and easy to carry in a shirt pocket or bag, it's packed with cutting-edge technology to help you capture brilliant still pictures and HD video with ease.

HD movies on your Cyber-shot™:

What about those special moments when a single photo doesn't tell the whole story? You can shoot short 720p video clips with sound at a smooth 30 frames per second - then watch the results on your PC..

Bring the action even closer:

From action packed sports scenes to thrilling close-ups of distant wildlife: fill the frame with stunningly detailed images. With a powerful 30x optical zoom you'll enjoy pristine results at all settings, from wide angle to telephoto..

Sensational images, even in low light:

Many cameras struggle to produce crisp, clear images in low light. The revolutionary Exmor R™ CMOS sensor boosts sensitivity while reducing image noise for brilliant, detail-packed pictures..

Know where you are… and where you’ve been:

Knowing where your photos and video clips were taken adds a fun dimension to any trip. GPS displays your position on screen while you’re travelling. Back home, retrace your travels with exciting online map views on your PC..


14.1 effective megapixels CCD Sensor: For superbly detailed, high resolution images that look great, even when enlarged up to A3 size.

4x optical zoom/25mm wide angle: High performance Vario-Tessar lens by Carl Zeiss with broad zoom range to cover wide range of shooting situations.

Sweep Panorama: Just press the shutter and sweep the camera: automatically combines a burst of images to create extra-wide panoramic pictures.

720p HD movie: Captures crisp, detail-packed HD video clips with sound at 30 frames per second: can be viewed on an HD TV.

BIONZ processor: Powerful image processing ensures clear, detailed, low-noise images and quick, responsive shooting.

7.5cm/3" Clear Photo LCD plus: Extra large, wide touchscreen with easy-to-use new touch interface and choice of menu colours.

Intelligent Auto: Automatically adjusts exposure and other settings for optimum results in a wide range of shooting situations.

Double anti-blur: Optical SteadyShot and high sensitivity ISO 3200, with Clear RAW Noise Reduction for high quality handheld images with less blur, even in low light.

Face Detection: Automatically adjusts focus, exposure and white balance for clearer portraits: priority selectable for children/adults.

Smile Shutter: Automatically fires shutter when subject smiles: with adjustable smile threshold and priority selectable for children/adults.

Soft Skin mode: Automatically retouches portraits, removing blemishes and boosting skin tone for beautiful faces.

HD output: View video and still images on HD TV (requires optional cable): enhances viewing on compatible BRAVIA®.

HD Slideshow with music: Fun image display with effects and music on LCD or connected HD TV.

Easy Shooting mode: Fuss-free operation for beginners with simplified controls and easy-to-read on-screen instructions.

PMB Portable: Built-in transfer software allows quick, easy uploads to image sharing sites when camera is connected to any web-enabled PC.

In-camera retouching: Fun in-camera image retouching functions including trim, red-eye correction and unsharp mask.

Video

Maximum video resolution 
1280 x 720 pixels
Video resolutions 
320 x 240, 640 x 480 pixels
Motion JPEG frame rate
30 fps

Technical details

Colour of product 
Silver
ISO sensitivity 
80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, Auto
Weight 
105g
Aperture range (F-F) 
3.5 - 4.6
Focal length range (f-f) 
4.43 - 17.7 mm
Auto focusing (AF) modes 
Centre weighted Auto Focus, Face tracking, Flexible Spot Auto Focus, Multi Point Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus
Bundled software 
Picture Motion Browser Ver.5.3
Camera file system
DCF 2.0, DPOF 1.1
Camera shutter speed 
2 - 1/1600, 1 - 1/1600s
Compatible memory cards 
MS Duo, MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Display 
LCD
Flash modes 
Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Pre-flash, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization
Histogram
Y
Internal memory 
32 MB
Light exposure correction
± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light metering 
Centre-weighted, Spot
Megapixel 
14.1 MP
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
BUL, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, SWE, TUR
Optical zoom 
4x
PictBridge 
N
Scene modes 
Backlight, Close-up (macro), Landscape, Panorama, Portrait, Twilight
Self-timer 
Unspecified
Sensor type 
CCD
Video capability 
Y
White balance 
Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent

Ports & interfaces

Built-in microphone 
-

Power

Battery type 
NP-BN1
Battery life (max) 
1.9h

Display

Display resolution (numeric) 
230400 pixels

Technical details

Display diagonal 
7.62 cm (3")

Lens system

Extra/Smart zoom
27x
Focus adjustment
Auto
Digital zoom 
8x
Focal length (35mm film equivalent)
25 - 100 mm
Image stabilizer 
-

Camera

Camera type 
Compact camera
Photo effects 
Unspecified
Camera playback
Movie, Single image, Slide show
Multi burst mode 
Y
Image editing
Rotating, Trimming
Built-in processor
Bionz

Focusing

Auto Mode focusing range (tele)
0.5 - ∞
Auto Mode focusing range (wide)
0.1 - ∞

Flash

Built-in flash 
Y
Flash range (tele)
0.5 - 2.3m
Flash range (wide)
0.08 - 2.8m

Battery

Battery life (CIPA standard)
230 shots

Packaging content

Battery technology 
Lithium
Cables included
AV, USB
Hand strap
Y
Batteries included
Y
Battery charger included
Y

Picture quality

Image sensor size
25.4/58.4 mm (1/2.3")
Maximum image resolution 
4320 x 3240 pixels
Image formats supported 
JPG
Still image resolution(s) 
640 x 480, 1920 x 1080, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736, 4320 x 2432
Supported aspect ratios 
3:2, 16:9

Weight & dimensions

Weight (including battery)
121g
Width 
9.31 cm
Depth 
1.68 cm
Height 
5.56 cm

Other features

USB 2.0 ports quantity 
1
Digital SLR 
N