|Sony Cybershot DSC-S980|
Ilse Jurriën : February 19th 2009 - 13:22 CET
Sony Cybershot S980 digital camera : Sony is proud to announce its latest addition to its Cybershot series; the Sony Cybershot S980. This season’s latest additions to the Cyber-shot range of digital cameras look as good as the sensational images they produce. The easy-to-use Sony CyberShot S980 offers a great value introduction to the Cyber-shot experience. Available in a choice of silver, black and pink colour options, the Sony S980 is packed with serious features like Face Detection and SteadyShot image stabilisation for clearer pictures in any situation. |
Sony CyberShot DSC-S980 retouch features
The Sony DSC-S980 is equipped with tools to edit, archive and share. The Sony camera has in-camera retouch features like red-eye correction and image management to easily sort through thousands of photos in calendar view or album view. You can group favorites and filter by baby, adult, all faces or smiles. The PhotoMusic feature offers an HD slideshow mode with transitions and music for viewing on the camera or television.
Sony CyberShot S980 software
The new Sony CyberShot digital camera includes Picture Motion Browser 4.0. The latest version of Sony’s image management application simplifies sorting, viewing and searching through photos and video clips stored on your PC’s hard drive. There’s also a wide range of optional accessories available to help you get even more from your Cyber-shot.
Sony S980 accessories - Soft carry cases
There have been three new designs of soft carry cases introduced to protect the main unit against scratches and dust. The first a genuine leather case available in four colours (Black, Red, Brown & White) - LCS-CSVA. The second, a pressed leather case in a different design also in four colours (Black, Blue, Green & Pink) - LCS-CSVB and lastly a casual soft carrying case with six colour variations (Black, Green, Silver, Pink, Brown & Blue) - LCS-CSVC.
GPS unit for the Sony CyberShot DSC-S980
A newly developed GPS unit kit GPS-CS3KA can put geotag data to pictures taken by the Sony CyberShot S980, these can then be viewed on maps with Google Earth software and uploaded on major web sharing services. The key benefits over the previous model are higher sensitivity, built-in memory card and SD slots and an LCD display for enhanced usage.
Sony Cyber-shot S980 Specifications
• 12.1 effective megapixels
• 4x optical zoom lens
• SteadyShot for clearer handheld shooting
• Enhanced Face Detection technology
Sony DSC-S980 price & availability
The Sony CyberShot DSC-S980 is available from end-February 2009. Price to be announced.
Sony CyberShot DSC-S980 review
As soon as we receive a Sony CyberShot S980 test sample, we will publish a picture gallery with high resolution photos, followed by an extended Sony CyberShot DSC-S980 review.