Sony CyberShot DSC-W690 Ilse Jurriën : March 11th 2012 - 21:05 CET
Sony DSC-W690 digital camera : Sony announces a new stylish and slim CyberShot digital cameras, representing the ultimate in versatility for the compact camera segment. The 16 megapixel Sony CyberShot DSC-W690 is the world's thinnest 10x optical zoom digital camera, slimmer than any other 10x compact camera currently offered in market. The exceptionally thin design of the Sony DSC-W690 is largely attributed to the new "Advanced Aspherical" lens element, which allows the lens unit to be drastically smaller than those in previous 10x zoom CyberShot cameras while still producing very highly detailed, accurate photos. The Sony CyberShot DSC-W690 camera will be available in silver, black, red and blue this May for approximately $180 USD / €140 Euro.
Sony CyberShot DSC-W690
Slim and refreshingly easy to use, the Sony CyberShot DSC-W690 brings distant subjects closer with its impressive 10x optical zoom lens. Enhanced Optical SteadyShot now offers improved image stabilization that’s effective with both stills photos and HD video. The Sony DSC-W690 is also equipped with 360 Sweep Panorama, to take exciting all-round photos at the touch of a button, while iAUTO takes care of adjusting camera settings for great results without fuss. The new Sony CyberShot W690 offers four "Picture Effect" options for creative photography. And with a generous 3.0" LCD screen integrated into the DSC-W690, you can comfortably view your photos and videos right away for instant gratification.
Sony CyberShot W690 features
• Effective 16.1 MP CCD sensor
• 3.0-inch 230k dot LCD touch screen
• 10x wide-angle optical zoom lens (25-250mm)
• Newly developed "AA" lens element
• 720p HD Movie Shooting capability
• Optical SteadyShot reduces hand shake during video shooting
• 4 total "Picture Effect" options for creative styled photographs
Sony DSC-W690 price & availability
The new Sony CyberShot DSC-W690 digital camera will be available at Sony retail stores and online as well as other authorized retailers throughout the Sony dealer network. The Sony DSC-W690 camera will be available in silver, black, red and blue this May for approximately $180 USD / €140 Euro. Prices may vary from country to country.
Sony CyberShot DSC-W690 review
As soon as we receive a Sony CyberShot W690 test sample, we will publish a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive Sony CyberShot DSC-W690 review.