18MP Exmor R CMOS Sensor
With the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500, you’ll find that it sports an impressive 18.2MP, 1/2.3” Exmor R CMOS Sensor to ensure that superb images can be taken over and over again. The sensor utilises a Back-Illuminated design – enabling light to enter four times more than your conventional sensors. Additionally, its much more sensitive to light and it features Sony’s Column A/D Conversion technology which is used to minimise image noise.
BIONZ X Image Processor
Utilising the BIONZ X Image Processor in the Sony WX500, it ensures that data will be processed much faster, along with high-resolution images. The BIONZ X Image Processor integrates diffraction-reducing, area-specific noise reduction technologies and detail reproduction. Having all this merged into this powerful compact camera, its guaranteed to produce realistic images with accurate colours and textures.
30x Optical Zoom Lens
Sony incorporates the ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T, 30x optical zoom lens. A lens that features high-precision optics to ensure that you capture clear, and sharp images which is ideal when capturing portraits, close-ups, and landscapes. The lens also utilises special anti-reflective coatings to ensure that you won’t come across any surface ghosting and flare on your images.
180-Degree Tiltable LCD Monitor
The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500 Camera features a 180-degree tiltable LCD monitor; which is something cool to feature on the camera, especially for vlogging and to get the perfect selfie shot captured. Easily tilt the monitor upwards to check the framing before you shoot a selfie. Having this incorporated onto the design – ensures a comfortable and stress-free posture while monitoring a scene from a much higher angle.
Having a WiFi connectivity, surely allows you to easily transfer files over to your device. It also enables a One-touch Remote feature – allowing you to utilise your smartphone as a viewfinder and a remote to control your camera. This can easily be achieved by downloading the Imaging Edge Mobile App onto your NFC smartphone where you can then connect, by simply tapping your phone to your camera. Once the connection has been established – you are now ready to control your camera from your smartphone to take photos; and then quickly transfer them over to your device.
Flexible Video Recording Formats
Beautiful video can be recorded on the Sony WX500 Camera in AVCHD format; and it allows you to record video with extra-smooth action details, along with high-quality sound and also holds to the original sources in XAVCS format.
Intelligent Active Mode
The Intelligent Active Mode is always a great feature to have in every camera as it eliminates blurriness from taking place when capturing photos, and also ideal for handheld video recording. The advanced frame-analysis technology, and 5-axis image stabilisation that’s been added to this compact camera ensures that you achieve sharp looking photos.
Fast & Precise Intelligent AutoFocus
Capture your precious moments with ease as it sports an enhanced spatial object detection algorithm that realises a more optimal and precise lens drive to achieve an Autofocus that so much faster.