If you are into Sony Digital Cameras, this Cyber-shot (DSC-H1) is one of Sony’s better digital cameras sporting a 5.1MP with Super SteadyShot optical image stabilization technology and Real Imaging Processor Technology which improves picture quality, clarity, camera response time, decreases shutter lag and improves battery stamina.
This camera has one of the better non-SLR optical zoom abilities at 12X which is true optical zoom NOT digital zoom. You can use Photoshop to do a better at digital zoom!
1/2.5″ 5.1 Megapixel super HADâ„¢ CCD: Super HAD (Hole Accumulation Diode) CCDs provide excellent image quality by allowing more light to pass to each pixel, increasing sensitivity and reducing noise.
12X optical/2X digital/24X total zoom: Optical zoom helps you fill the frame with your subject for better pictures. And Sonyâ€™s Precision Digital Zoom helps bring your subject closer with an extra 2X magnification.
0 â€“ 48X Smart Zoomâ„¢ feature (at VGA resolution): The Smart Zoom feature intelligently uses the full CCD to let you zoom into the portion of interest by cropping the image sizeâ€“thus avoiding the image degradation of Digital Zooms.
Super SteadyShotÂ® optical image stabilization: Super SteadyShotÂ® Optical Image Stabilization fights motion blur, even during longer exposures at full zoom.
Real Imaging Processorâ„¢ technology: The innovative Real Imaging Processor in the DSC-H1 not only improves picture quality and clarity but also improves camera response time, decreases shutter lag and improves battery stamina.
2.5″ LCD monitor: The 2.5″ 115K LCD monitor makes framing shots and reviewing pictures easy.
Memory StickÂ® Media and Memory Stick PROâ„¢ Media: Digital. Powerful. Transportable.â„¢ Memory StickÂ® media is compact, portable and ruggedâ€”connecting a variety of hardware and software applications.
PictBridgeâ„¢ compatibility: Connect to any PictBridgeâ„¢ compatible printer with the supplied USB cable and print directly from the camera. Images can be viewed and selected for printing right on the cameraâ€™s LCD, with menus for print quantity, date and index print.
(Please note prices are subject to change and the listed price is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of posting)