Sony DSC-W570V compact camera

16.1 megapixels, 5x optical zoom/25mm wide angle, HD movie, 6.7cm LCD, Sweep Panorama and iAUTO

Compact, easy to use Cyber-shot™ with 5x zoom and great image quality

High quality Carl Zeiss® lens with 5x optical zoom

Shoot extra-wide images with Sweep Panorama

Clear, smooth HD movie recording

Light, compact and beautifully styled, the Cyber-shot™ W570 digital camera lets everyone capture detail-packed still images and HD video. Features like Sweep Panorama expand shooting possibilities, while iAUTO takes care of adjusting settings for great results without fuss.

Better looking pictures made easy:

Not sure how to pick the perfect camera settings to suit a particular scene? Don’t worry, help is at hand. Intelligent Auto (iAUTO) mode automatically adjusts exposure and other camera settings for optimum results in a wide range of shooting situations..

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..

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..

16.1 effective megapixels CCD sensor: Captures extremely high quality images, allowing detail-packed enlargements.

5x optical zoom with 25mm wide angle: High quality zoom lens by Carl Zeiss® to cover wide range of shooting situations, with wide angle for group shots/landscapes.

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

Intelligent Auto Mode: Camera recognises a wide range of common shooting situations, optimising settings for clear, natural results without fuss.

720p HD movie: One-touch recording of smooth, high quality HD video clips using MPEG4 format (720p): optical zoom possible during video shooting.

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

6.7cm/2.7" Clear Photo LCD: Clear Photo LCD screen (230k dot resolution) offers excellent detail, high contrast and wide viewing angle.

Double anti-blur: Optical SteadyShot and high sensitivity ISO 3200 with noise reduction, for superb handheld images with less blur, even at twilight.

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.

D-Range Optimiser: Adjusts exposure and contrast for natural results in high-contrast scenes and backlit portraits.

Self Portrait Timer: Detects correct framing when camera is held at arm's length, firing shutter automatically for well-composed self portraits.

HD output: View video and still images on HD TV (requires optional cable): PhotoTV HD 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 large, easy-to-read on-screen instructions.

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

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

PMB (Picture Motion Browser): Easy-to-use PC software simplifies browsing, management and sharing of photos and video clips.

Memory card compatibility: Cyber-shot™ can accept a wide range of media cards, including Memory Stick™/MS PRO Duo™/MS PRO-HG™ and SD/SDHC.

In-Camera Guide: Get on-screen tips and information about operating your camera without leafing through paper instruction manuals.

Technical details

USB 2.0
Colour of product 
ISO sensitivity 
80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
Aperture range (F-F) 
2.6 - 6.3
Focal length range (f-f) 
4.5 - 22.5 mm
Camera shutter speed 
1/2 - 1/1600s
Compatible memory cards 
MS Duo, MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG
Flash modes 
Auto, Flash off, Slow synchronization
Light metering 
16.1 MP
Optical zoom 
Sensor type 
Video capability 


Battery type 


Display resolution (numeric) 
230400 pixels
Touch screen 

Technical details

Display diagonal 
6.86 cm (2.7")

Lens system

Combined zoom
Focus adjustment
Digital zoom 
Focal length (35mm film equivalent)
25 - 125 mm


Camera type 
Compact camera
Playback zoom (max)

Light exposure

Light exposure modes 


Built-in flash 
Flash range (tele)
1 - 1.5m
Flash range (wide)
0.2 - 3.7m


Battery life (CIPA standard)
220 shots

Picture quality

Image sensor size
25.4/58.4 mm (1/2.3")
Maximum image resolution 
4608 x 3456 pixels
Supported aspect ratios 

Weight & dimensions

9.1 cm
1.91 cm
5.15 cm
Dimensions (WxDxH) 
91 x 19.1 x 51.5 mm

Other features

USB 2.0 ports quantity 
Digital SLR