Sony has silently launched another point-and-shoot camera in their Cyber-shot series, coined as W730, in the Indian market. The Cyber-shot W730 is priced at Rs.7,990 and feature a 16.1 effective megapixel CCD image sensor with Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar 8x Zoom Lens.
The all new Cyber-shot W730 has an exclusive jerk and shake resistant capability which is named as Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Active Mode. According to the company, this mode helps in capturing blur-less pictures and videos even in the jerky situations. Besides the image stabilization, Sony Cyber-shot W730 also comes with a bundle of features including Picture Effects, Beauty Effects, Face Detection and Smile Shutter, 360 degree Sweep Panorama, iAuto, and Advanced Flash.
The Cyber-shot W730 is also capable of video recording with up to HD (1280×720) resolution at 30 frames per second. For monitoring the pictures and videos, the Cyber-shot W730 has a 2.7-inch ClearPhoto TFT LCD display with 230k-dot resolution. The display is claimed to have decent sunlight legibility and fair viewing angles.
Key Specifications of Sony Cyber-shot W730:
- 16.1MP Super HAD CCD sensor
- Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar 8x Zoom Lens
- HD video recording at 30 FPS
- 2.7-inch ClearPhoto TFT LCD with 230k-dot resolution
- BIOZ image processor
- Optical SteadyShot image stabilization
- 27MB internal memory, expandable via memory card
- 2.3Wh(630mAh) battery
- Dimensions: 93.1 x 52.3 x 22.5mm
- Weight: 122g (With Battery & memory card)
The Cyber-shot W730 comes in five color options as black, white, blue, green and pink. Sony Cyber-shot W730 is now avaliable in the Indian market with the above said price of Rs.7,900 and boxed with a number of accessories including Rechargeable Battery Pack, AC Adaptor, Multi USB cable, Wrist Strap, Instruction Manual, AC Power Cord and AC Plug Adaptor.