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Sony Black Cyber-Shot 18.2 Megapixel Digital Camera - DSC-HX90V/B

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  • Color : Black
  • Type : Point and Shoot
  • Effective Pixels (MP) : 18.2
  • Records Video : Yes
  • Records HD Video : Yes
  • Height (inches) : 2.32
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Abt Model: DSCHX90VB | UPC: 027242889651
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Your Price: $448.00
Your Shipping Zip Code: 80208
Estimated delivery date Jun 11th
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  • Product Overview-

    Key Features

    • 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS Sensor
    • 30x Optical/60x Clear Image Zoom ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T Lens
    • Built-In Retractable OLED Tru-Finder Viewfinder
    • XAVC S, AVCHD And MP4 Formats
    • Built-In Wi-Fi And NFC
    • 5-Axis Image Stabilization
    • Selfie-Ready 3 " Xtra Fine LCD Multi-Angle Display
    • Map Images With GPS Tagged Photos
    • Black Finish

    Sony Black Cyber-Shot 18.2 Megapixel Digital Camera - DSC-HX90V/B

    Display glorious snaps taken with this Sony Cyber-Shot digital camera. It incorporates the same technology as Sony's line of DSLRs and mirrorless digital cameras, so it takes impressive images and vibrant videos throughout your vacation or everyday. A powerful 30x zoom lens lets you get in close so that you can experience incredible architecture and record far-off views, and then use the 60x Clear Image digital zoom to get in even closer. BIONZ X image processing keeps colors bright and vivid, while the 18.2-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor in this Sony point-and-shoot camera delivers rapid results.

    When you want the practicality of a DSLR, this Sony compact camera has a retractable electronic viewfinder so that you can adopt a solid shooting pose to minimize hand shake and vibration. In addition, it incorporates five-axis SteadyShot image stabilization to ensure that photos come out even clearer, and then you can simply transfer each image to your smartphone via Wi-Fi or NFC. This allows easy transfer of your favorite images to social media from this Sony Cyber-Shot digital camera.


    • 30x optical zoom ZEISS® lens plus 60x Clear Image Digital Zoom
      Get super close and clear with the premium ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* lens from wide angle (24mm equivalent) to 30x optical zoom plus 60x Clear Image digital zoom. The ZEISS T* coating reduces undesirable reflection, such as ghosting and flare, on the lens surface, while 30x optical zoom allows you to get closer to your subject. With Clear Image Zoom the powerful BIONZ® X processor compares patterns found in adjacent pixels and creates new pixels to match selected patterns, resulting in more realistic, higher-quality images. Clear Image Zoom doubles optical zoom for closer photos
    • Superb 18.2MP image quality
      The DSC-HX90V features an 18.2 megapixel backside illuminated Exmor R® CMOS image sensor with a BIONZ® X image processor. This brings out the full resolving power of the camera's professional ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* Lens to deliver high resolution, and stunning low-light sensitivity with improved image clarity and drastically reduced grain for both stills and movie
    • Built-in retractable OLED Tru-Finder™ viewfinder
      View every scene in rich detail with the high contrast and bright, pop-up OLED Tru-Finder™ with approx. 638k dots resolution. The electronic viewfinder faithfully displays what will appear in your recording, including the effects of your camera settings, so you can accurately monitor the results. Use of aspherical lenses in the eyepiece optics raises performance and minimizes size, while a convenient eye sensor automatically switches between EVF and LCD screen, for easy operation
    • High-quality movies1 w/ XAVC S, AVCHD and MP4 codes
      Capture high quality HD movies1 in the XAVC S format. With 50Mbps Full HD (1920x1080) 60p high quality video recording, XAVC S enables beautiful video recording with minimal compression noise even in scenes with a lot of movement. Linear PCM is adopted for audio compression delivering incredible audio to match your video. The camera also records in AVCHD, ideal for HDTV and Blu-ray Disc™ burning, or your choice of highly compressed MP4 HD video ideal for web
    • Simple connectivity to smartphones via Wi-Fi® and NFC
      Wi-Fi® connectivity allows you to control your camera with your compatible Smartphone or Tablet2. Frame your image on your device's LCD and control the camera's shutter. You can even transfer the images taken directly to your mobile device for quick editing and uploading - sharing has never been easier. With NFC3 (near field communication) - connectivity has been simplified to one-touch. Simply touch the camera to the compatible NFC enabled device to connect
    • 5-axis image stabilization greatly reduces blur
      Get remarkably sharp images with Sony's Optical SteadyShot™ image stabilization for both stills and video. Additionally, intelligent Active Mode combines 5-axis* image stabilization with Sony's advanced frame-analysis technology to greatly reduce blur caused by camera shake when shooting movies – allowing you to move along with the action – and get clear images of your subject in motion – even when zoomed in
    • Selfie-ready multi-angle 3" Xtra Fine LCD™ display
      Selfies have never been easier with a beautiful 3" (921k dots) Xtra Fine LCD™ Display that rotates up approx. 180°. Easily frame for selfies or to shoot objects like pets at eye-level without having to get down on the ground. Simply scroll through menus and preview life thanks to the large display which delivers brilliant-quality still images and movies while enabling easy focusing operation
    • P/A/S/M modes, customizable settings & Memory Recall mode
      For creative flexibility, you can enter Program Auto (P), Aperture Priority (A), Shutter Speed Priority (S) or Manual Exposure (M) mode for manual shooting. MR (Memory Recall) mode is available for quick manual adjustment and a control ring - that can be assigned with various functions - such as manual focusing or step zooming, allow for superior control of your shooting experience
    • Enhance features w/ downloadable camera apps
      Get creative with PlayMemories Camera Apps™4 by applying exciting artistic effects or retouching images with professional results, and then easily upload your photos to Facebook® or Instagram. Enjoy added functionality with apps that include Time Lapse, Smart Remote Control, and Direct Upload
    • Map your images with GPS tagged photos
      Built-in GPS records location data and camera direction as you shoot movies and photos. With the GPS Log and the supplied PlayMemories Home™ software, you can track a photographic journey and later view the path and images on a map, showing you where they were taken. Images can also be displayed on Google Earth
    • Capture the decisive moment with up to 10fps
      Never miss that decisive moment; like a bat hitting a baseball or a fleeting smile. Capture full 18.2 megapixel resolution images at up to 10 frames per second, with an ultra-fast shutter lag of Approx. 0.008 sec
    • Keep your subject in focus with Lock-On AF
      Lock-On AF (Auto Focus) gives you the ability to select a focus point with subject recognition, then allows the camera to track and keep your subject in sharp focus even when in motion


    Imaging Sensor

    • Imaging Sensor: 1/2.3" (7.82mm) Exmor R® CMOS sensor
    • Processor: BIONZ® X
    • Pixel Gross: 21.1MP
    • Effective Picture Resolution: 18.2MP
    • Color Filter System: RGB primary color mosaic filters


    • Media Type: Memory Stick Duo; Memory Stick PRO Duo; Memory Stick PRO Duo(High Speed); Memory Stick PROHG Duo; Memory Stick Micro; Memory Stick Micro (Mark2); SD Memory Card; SDHC Memory Card(UHS-I); SDXC Memory Card(UHS-I); microSD Memory Card; microSDHC Memory Card; microSDXC Memory Card
    • Color Space: sRGB
    • Still Image Max Effective Resolution: Approx. 18.2 Megapixels
    • Still Image Size 16:9: 13M (4,896 x 2,752) / 7.5M (3,648 x 2,056) / 2.1M (1,920 x 1,080)
    • Still Image Size 1:1: 1:1 mode: 13M (3,664 x 3,664) / 7.5M (2,736 x 2,736) / 3.7M (1,920 x 1,920)
    • Still Image Size 3:2: 16M (4,896×3,264) / 8.9M (3,648 x 2,432) / 4.5M (2,592 x 1,728)
    • Still Image Size 4:3: 4:3 mode: 18M (4,896 x 3,672) / 10M (3,648 x 2,736) / 5M (2,592 x 1,944) / VGA
    • Panorama Still Image Size: Sweep Panorama: Wide (7,152 x 1,080/4,912 x 1,920) Standard: (4,912 x 1,080/3,424 x 1,920), 360 (11,520 x 1,080)
    • Video Format: XAVC S / AVCHD format Ver.2.0 compatible / MP4
    • Video Mode: AVCHD: 28M PS (1,920 x 1,080/60p) 24M FX (1,920 x 1,080/60i) 17M FH (1,920 x 1,080/60i) 24M FX (1,920 x 1,080/24p) 17M FH (1,920 x 1,080/24p) XAVC S: 60p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/60p) 30p 50M (1,920 x 1,080/30p) 24p 50M(1,920 x 1,080/24p) MP4: 28M (1,920 x 1,080/60fps) 16M (1,920 x 1,080/30fps) 6M (1,280 x 720/30fps)
    • Audio Format: XAVC S: LPCM 2ch AVCHD: Dolby Digital (AC-3) 2ch (Dolby Digital Stereo Creator) MP4: MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
    • Microphone/Speaker: Stereo / mono
    • Still Image File Format: JPEG (DCF Ver.2.0, Exif Ver.2.3, MRF Baseline complians)
    • Wind Noise Reduction: Off / On


    • Lens Type: ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T* Lens
    • Aperture: iAuto (F3.5-F6.3(W)) / Program Auto(F3.5-F6.3(W) ) / Manual (F3.5-F8.0(W)) / Aperture Priority(F3.5-F8.0(W)) / Sutter Priority(F3.5-F6.3(W))
    • Aperture (Max.): F3.5 (W) - 6.4 (T)
    • Optical Zoom: 30x (Optical Zoom during movie recording)
    • Digital Zoom: Still Image:18M Approx.4.0x / 10M Approx.5.4x / 5.1M Approx.7.6x / VGA Approx.15x / 13M(16:9) Approx.4.0x / 2.1M(16:9) Approx.10x Movie: Approx. 120x
    • Focal Length (35mm equivalent): [Still Image 3:2] f=25-750mm, [Still Image 4:3] f=24-720mm, [Still Image 16:9] f=26.5-795mm, [Still Image 1:1] f=27.5-825mm [Movie 16:9] f=26.5-795mm (SteadyShot Standard), f=28-1180mm (SteadyShot Active), f=31-1210mm (SteadyShot InteligentActive), [Movie 4:3] f=32.5-975mm (SteadyShot Standard), f=34.5-1450mm (SteadyShot Active), 38-1480mm (SteadyShot InteligentActive)
    • Lens Groups-Elements: 11 elements in 10 groups (including 5 aspheric elements)
    • Minimum Focus Distance: iAuto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.16 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 250cm (8.20 ft.) to Infinity) / Program Auto: AF (W: Approx. 5cm (0.16 ft.) to Infinity, T: Approx. 250cm (8.20 ft.) to Infinity)
    • Aperture Blade: Iris diaphragm (5 blades)
    • Clear Image Zoom: Still Image:18M Approx.2.0x / 10M Approx.2.7x / 5.0M Approx.3.8x / VGA Approx.15x / 13M(16:9) Approx.2.0x / 2.1M(16:9) Approx.5.1x Movie: Approx. 60x
    • Macro Mode: Yes (Auto)
    • Steady Shot Mode:Active: Yes


    • Diopter Adjustment: -4.0 to +3.0m-1
    • Magnification: Approx. 0.5x with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1(diopter) (35mm equiv.)

    LCD Display

    • LCD Type: 3.0'' (7.5 cm) (4:3) / 921,600 dots / Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
    • Angle Adjustment: Up by approx. 180 degrees
    • Brightness Control: Manual (5 steps)
    • Histogram: Yes (On/Off)

    Focus Control

    • AF Modes: Single-shot AF, Continuous AF (Advanced sports & Movie Only), DMF, Manual Focus
    • Focus Area: Wide / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expanded Flexible Spot
    • AF Illuminator: Auto / Off

    Exposure System

    • Metering Modes: Multi Pattern, Center Weighted, Spot
    • Metering Sensitivity: EV 2 to 16 (at ISO100 equivalent)
    • Exposure Compensation: +/- 3.0 EV (1/3 EV step)
    • Exposure Settings: [Still] Intelligent Auto, Superior Auto, Program Auto, Aperture Priority,Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure, MR(Memory Recall) 1,2,3, Movie Mode(Program Auto,Aperture Priority,Shutter Speed Priority,Manual Exposure), Panorama, Scene Selection
    • Scene Mode(s): Portrait, Advanced Sports Shooting, Landscape, Sunset, Night Scene, Handheld Twilight, Night Portrait, Anti Motion Blur, Pet Mode, Gourmet, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Soft Skin, High Sensitivity
    • D-Range Optimizer: Off, Dynamic Range Optimizer (Auto/Level 1-5), Auto High Dynamic Range: Off, Auto Exposure Difference, Exposure difference Level (1.0-6.0EV, 1.0EV step)
    • ISO: [Still Image] Auto(ISO80-3200, selectable with upper / lower limit),80/100/200/400/800/1600/3200,Multi-Frame NR:Auto(ISO80-3200 same as selected range in Auto), 100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400 *3 /12800 *3
    • Noise Reduction: Long exposure NR High ISO NR: Normal / Low Multi Frame NR: Auto, ISO100-12800
    • Creative Style: Standard, Vivid, Portrait, Landscape, Sunset, Black & White, Sepia
    • White Balance Mode: Auto / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluor.: Cool White / Fluor.: Day White / Fluor.: Daylight / Flash / Custom / One Push, One Push Set
    • Minimum Illumination: [Movie]: Auto: 6lux (Shutter Speed 1/30)
    • ISO Sensitivity (Movie): [Movie] Auto (ISO80-3200, selectable with upper / lower limit),80/100/200/400/800/1600/3200

    Drive System

    • Drive Mode: Single, Continuous shooting, Self-timer, Self-timer(cont.) Bracket: Continuous, Single, White balance, DRO bracketing
    • Continuous Shooting Speed: Approx. 10 fps (for up to 10 shots)
    • Self-timer: Off / 10sec. / 5sec. / 2sec. / 3 consecutive shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable / 3 consecutive bracketing shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable
    • Shutter Speeds: iAuto (4" - 1/2000) / Program Auto (1" - 1/2000) / Aperture Priority (8" - 1/2000) / Shutter Priority (30" - 1/2000) / Manual (30" - 1/2000)


    • Flash Modes: Auto / Flash On / Slow Synchro / Flash Off / Rear Sync.
    • Flash Coverage: ISO Auto: Approx.0.3m to 5.4m (11 13/16 inches to 17 ft 8 19/32 inches) (W) / Approx.2.5m to 3.0 m (8 ft 2 27/64 inches to 9 ft 10 7/64 inches) (T)


    • Red-Eye Reduction: On / Off
    • Erase/Protect: Erase: Single / Select / Date / Folder Protect: Single / Folder / Date

    Advanced Features

    • Anti Motion Blur: Yes
    • Sweep Panorama: Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360)
    • Face Detection: Yes (eight faces max)
    • Smile Shutter™ technology: Yes
    • Image Stabilization: Optical SteadyShot
    • Intelligent Auto: Yes
    • Wi-Fi: Yes
    • Superior Auto: Yes
    • Photo Creativity: Yes
    • Picture Effects: Toy camera, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High-key, Partial Color, High Contrast Mono


    • NFC: Yes (NFC forum Type 3 Tag compatible, One-touch remote, One-touch sharing)
    • Wi-Fi: Yes (IEEE802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz band))
    • HD Output: Multi / Micro USB Terminal Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0) Micro HDMI


    • Battery Type: NP-BX1
    • Power Consumption (in Operation): Approx. 1.4W with LCD monitor and approx. 1.5W with viewfinder (CIPA standard)
    • Power Requirements: AC 100V to 240V, 50/60 Hz, 70mA
    • Power Consumption (in View Finder Operation): Still Images: Monitor: Approx. 390 / Approx. 195min.; ViewFinder: Approx. 360 / Approx. 180min. Movie (Actual shooting): Monitor: Approx. 70min.; ViewFinder: Approx. 75min. (In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4GB.) Movie (Continuous shooting): Monitor: Approx. 105min.; ViewFinder: Approx. 115min. (In [MP4 28M] mode, max. continuous shooting time is approx. 20 min. and max. file size is 4GB.)

    In The Box:

    • Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-BX1)
    • AC Adaptor (AC-UB10C / UB10D)
    • Micro USB cable
    • Wrist Strap
    • Instruction Manual

    Approximate Dimensions:

    • Height: 2-3/8"
    • Width: 4-1/8"
    • Depth: 1-7/16"

    Approximate Weight:

    • Without Battery: 7.7 oz
    • With Battery: 8.6 oz
    • Shipping: 1 lbs

    Warranty Information:

    • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor


    1. Records in 29 minute segments
    2. Requires PlayMemories Mobile™ app installed on compatible Android™ or iOS device
    3. Requires NFC-compatible mobile device. Check device's user manual for compatibility
    4. Requires a valid Sony Entertainment Network account. Some apps require a fee
    5. Among fixed lens point and shoot cameras with 30x optical zoom or more, as of April 13, 2015
    California customers: Proposition 65 WARNING
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