Sony 2009 Camera Articles

Popular Sony Articles for 2009

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1 Review

Our first look at the Sony Cyber-shot HX1 came nearly a year ago at PMA 2009. A lot can change in the camera world in nine months, but with the[...]

Sony Cyber-shot WX1 Review

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 brings the speed and low-light capability we loved in the much bigger HX1 down to pocket size. The back-lit Exmor R CMOS sensor promises improved performance[...]

Sony Alpha DSLR-A850 joins flagship A900 as full-frame Alpha DSLR

Sony launches their second full-frame DSLR today, the Alpha DSLR-A850. Like the flagship Alpha A900, the new A850 will feature a 35mm 24.6 megapixel CMOS sensor and a 3.0 inch[...]

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-G3 Review

Nobody could accuse Sony of skimping on features for their

Sony unveils Cyber-shot HX1 ultrazoom with CMOS sensor

At a pre-PMA press conference today, Sony announced another player on its roster of high zoom, compact cameras. This time, they've introduced a CMOS sensor to the lineup in the[...]

Sony revolutionizes wireless uploading with Cyber-shot DSC-G3

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-G3 features built-in Wi-Fi, but a simple web browser opens up access to public hotspots and photo sharing sites.

Sony unveils Cyber-shot DSC-T900 and DSC-T90 premium point-and-shoots

The Cyber-shot DSC-T90 and DSC-T900 offer style and technology updates to the T70 and T700. Look for more megapixels, HD movie mode, and some new technology in the latest models[...]

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S980 features high resolution, small price point

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S980 debuted earlier this week in a flurry of pre-PMA camera announcements. It's a basic point-and-shoot, but Sony has managed to equip it with a couple of[...]

Sony announces beginner-friendly Alpha A230, A330 and A380 DSLRs

Sony has just introduced three new cameras to their Alpha DSLR series. The Alpha DSLR-A230, DSLR-A330 and DSLR-A380 have been styled to appeal to first-time SLR users moving up from[...]

Sony introduces Party-shot, an automatic photographer

Sony has introduced the Party-shot personal photographer, a camera dock that pans 360 degrees automatically detecting faces, adjusting composition and snapping photos for you.

Sony adds Cyber-shot DSC-W230, DSC-W290 to W series

It seems that a 10.0 megapixel point-and-shoot just won't cut it anymore: in their pre-PMA camera announcements, Sony unveiled the Cyber-shot DSC-W230 and DSC-W290 models, both sporting 12.1 megapixel sensors.

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-TX1 and DSC-WX1 hit the ground running

Sony brings the high-speed sensor technology of the Cyber-shot HX1 to two slimmer and smaller new packages with the announcement of the Cyber-shot DSC-TX1 and Cyber-shot DSC-WX1. The new EXMOR[...]

Sony Alpha DSLR-A550 First Thoughts

The Sony Alpha DSLR-A550 tops off the consumer-oriented portion of the Alpha lineup. It fits comfortably below the advanced A700 with a 14.2 megapixel sensor, yet offers functions brought up[...]

Sony Alpha DSLR-A500, Alpha DSLR-A550 unveiled

Sony announces the Alpha DSLR-A500 and DSLR-A550 this morning sporting the latest generation of CMOS sensors. Coupled with their BIONZ image processor, the 12.3 megapixel A500 and 14.2 megapixel A550[...]

Sony expands ultrazoom line with Cyber-shot DSC-H20

In an announcement this morning, Sony showed off plans to update its compact ultrazoom. The new camera, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20, builds on the popular H10, with more intelligent auto[...]

Sony issues service notice for Cyber-shot DSC-W170

Sony is offering free service on certain units of its Cyber-shot DSC-W170 cameras affected by peeling of the metal plating on the bezel.

Sony announces new combination printer and photo frame

Sony took the wraps off a new S-Frame digital picture frame today at PhotoPlus. The multi-tasking DPP-F700 digital frame doubles as a photo printer, spitting out glossy 4x6 inch prints[...]

Sony rolls out Cyber-shot W220

Sony has brought a lot of high-end technology into an entry-level model with the introduction of the Sony Cyber-shot W220.

Sony announces 32GB Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX

In a July 13, 2009 press release, Sony announced its 32GB Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 First Thoughts

Sony's new Cyber-shot WX1 utilizes an innovative back-illuminated Exmor "R" CMOS sensor to produce (according to Sony) a 200% increase in sensitivity over traditional front-illuminated CMOS sensors. We'll look into[...]