Belkin DSC-T300 User Manual

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Cyber-shot®Digital Still Camera

The Sony DSC-T300offers excellent performance and a stylish, elegant design. It includes Smile Shutter technology to help capture smiles automatically as they happen6 , as well as Face Detection technology to optimize focus, exposure and color for up to eight faces. The compact body features 10.1 megapixel resolution and a wide 3.5”1 touch-screenLCD for easy operation. TheDSC-T300completes the package with a Carl Zeiss® 5x optical zoom lens and Sony’s DoubleAnti-Blursolution, for crisp, clear images.

10.1 MP Super HAD™ CCD

More megapixels give you more detail and definition when you make big prints or crop in tight on your subject. The advanced Sony® Super HAD™ (Hole Accumulated Diode) CCD design allows more light to pass to each pixel, increasing sensitivity and reducing noise.

Carl Zeiss® 5X Optical Zoom Lens

5X optical zoom gives you the power to get even closer to the action --a real benefit for distant landscape views and dramatic portraits.

3.5”1 Widescreen Clear Photo LCD Plus™ Display

A huge 3.5”1 widescreen Clear Photo LCD Plus™ LCD display includes ananti-reflectivecoating that provides for excellent visibility to help you compose, view, and share photos with superb clarity and color reproduction, even in bright sunlight.

15 MB2 Internal Memory

15MB2 Internal Memory---Even if you forget your flash memory card, you can get the shot because 15MB2 internal memory lets you capture a limited number of shots within-cameraconvenience, then easily transfer your shots to a PC or optional Memory Stick Duo™ media/Memory Stick PRO

Duo™ .

Memory Stick Duo™ Media Convenience

A built-inslot accepts optional Memory Stick Duo™ media or Memory Stick PRO Duo™ media--the compact, highcapacity storage media that make it easily to upload photos to your PC and are compatible with millions of devices worldwide.


In addition to the standard 2- megapixel size, the convenient 16:9 aspect ratio shooting mode for HDTV 3 display can now be shot in 7- megapixels, making it possible to obtain beautiful,high-definitionprints with the same aspect ratio as HDTV.

HDTV Compatibility3

High-resolutionimages can be enjoyed in all their beauty simply by connecting the camera directly to a Sony BRAVIA® HDTV or other compatible HDTV3. This provides an excellent alternative to viewing photos as prints or on a computer monitor, and is ideal for users who want to share photos in the comfort of their living room. Optional HD solutions include aCyber-shot®cradle/charger with component cable output, or component cable directly to your HDTV.

Automatic Macro Shooting

Standard Auto Focus now covers the macro focus range, eliminating the need to manually change focus modes for close-upphotography. The Macro mode has not been eliminated, and enabling it accelerates Auto Focus when shooting atpoint-blankrange.

Burst Mode

You can fire off up to one hundred (100) shots at Approx.0.64 second intervals (at any resolution: VGA to full resolution mode) --a great way to capture a child’s first steps or a pet’s best tricks.

Convenient Photo Modes

To adjust quickly for specific shooting situations, you can choose from several convenient photo modes, including Auto, Program Auto, and Scene Selections such as Twilight, Twilight Portrait, Fireworks, Smile Shutter, Underwater, Landscape, Soft Snap, Snow, High Sensitivity, High Speed Shutter, and Beach environments.


Dynamic Range Optimization

Easy Image Management

Easy Shooting Mode

Enhanced Paint Function

Face Detection

Function Guide

High Sensitivity (ISO 3200) Mode



Intelligent Scene Recognition Mode


Photo Music4




















Cyber-shot®Digital Still Camera









Megapixel: 10.1 MP

Imaging Device: 1/2.3" Super HAD™ CCD

Recording Media: 15MB internal Flash Memory, optional Memory Stick® DUOTM Media, optional Memory Stick PRO Duo™ Media


White Balance: Automatic, Cloudy, Daylight,

Fluorescent 1, Fluorescent 2, Fluorescent

3, Incandescent, Flash

Self Timer: Yes (10 seconds, 2 seconds, Off)

Memory Stick PRO™ Media Compatibility:

Tested to support up to 16GB Memory Stick PRO DuoTM Media capacity2 ; does not support Access Control security function.

Still Image Mode(s): Burst, JPEG (Fine),

Exposure Bracketing

Red-EyeReduction: Yes (On/Off all modes)

Burst Mode: 100 shots at 1.6 fps

Erase/Protect: Yes/Yes

Date/Time Stamp: No/ No

Media/Battery Indicator: Yes/Yes

Color Mode(s): Black & White, Natural,

Sepia, Vivid

Convenience Features

Real Imaging Processor™ Technology: Yes -


AF Illuminator Light: Yes

PictBridge Compatible: Yes

Multi-PatternMeasuring: Yes

Scene Mode(s): Beach, Fireworks, High Speed Shutter, High Sensitivity, Landscape, Snow, Soft Snap, Twilight, Twilight Portrait, Smile Shutter, and underwater

Movie Mode(s): MPEG VX Fine(640x480 at 30fps) (MPEG VX Fine requires Memory Stick PRO Duo™ Media), MPEG VX Standard(640x480 at 16.6fps), Presentation Mode (320 x 240 at 8.3fps).

Power Save Mode: Yes (after approx. 3 min. of inactivity)

In-CameraEditing: oIn-CameraRetouching

---Red-eyecorrection, soft edge filter, cross filter, partial color filter,fish-eyefilter, retro, radiation, trimming, unsharp masking and happy face.

Super SteadyShot® optical image stabilization: Yes

Inputs and Outputs

Accessory Terminal: Multi connector

Audio/Video Output(s): Yes via Mutli-UseConnector

USB Port(s): Yes (Supports USB 2.08 )

HD Output: Yes (1080i)with optional accesory


LCD: 3.5"1 Widescreen (230K Pixels) Clear

Photo LCDTM Plus screen

Viewfinder: N/A

Lens Construction: 12 Elements in 10 Groups, (including 3 aspheric elements,1 prism)

Microphone/Speaker: Yes/ Yes

Lens Type: Carl Zeiss® Vario-Tessar®

Docking Station: Yes, via optional HD cradle (CSS-HD2)

Focal Distance: W:Approx. 3 1/8" (8cm) to Infinity, T:Approx. 31 1/2"(80cm) to Infinity; Close Focus Enabled: .3/8"(1cm) to 7 7/8" (20cm)

Aperture Range: Auto(F3.5-F10) /Program


Shutter Speed: Auto(1/4 - 1/1,000) / Program

Auto(1" - 1/1,000)

Exposure Compensation: ±2.0 EV, 1/3 EV

Step Increments

ISO: Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200

Filter Diameter: N/A

Smart Zoom® Technology: Up to 7.0X (5MP), 8.9X (3MP), 9.5X (16:9 2MP) 28X (VGA Resolution)4

Digital Zoom: 2X (Precision)

Optical Zoom: 5X

Macro Mode: Yes

Total Zoom: 10X

Minimum Focus Distance: 19-11/16"(50cm)

Normal, 3-1/8"(8cm) Macro, 3/8" (1cm)

Magnifying Glass

Face Detection: Yes


Battery Type: Lithium-IonNP-BD1

Battery Capacity: 3.6V, 680 mAh

Service and Warranty Information

Limited Warranty: 1 Year Parts & Labor


Supplied Software: Windows: Picture Motion Browser Vers 3.0.02 + USB Driver

Operating System Compatibility: o Operating

System Compatibility ---Microsoft® 2000

Professional, Me, XP Home and

Professional, and Vista; Macintosh® OS

9.1/9.2/OS X (10.1-10.5)

Supplied Accessories

NP-BD1rechargeable battery

BC-CSDbattery charger

A/V and USB multi-connectorcables

Wrist strap

Wrist strap

Optional Accessories

Accessory Kit (ACC-CLGB)

Color: Silver

UPC Code: 027242724921

1.Viewable area; measured diagonally.

2.Available storage capacity may vary and a portion of the memory is used for data management functions.

3.HD viewing requires a Sony HD connector cable or HD Cyber-shotStation® cradle and HDTV. All sold separately.

4.Music tracks can be up to five minutes long. When using Music Transfer to download music, tracks longer than five minutes will be reduced to five minutes when uploading to the Cyber-shot.

5.Smart Zoom® feature will not work at highest resolution setting.

6.Up to 6 shots while in Smile Shutter mode.

7.Shooting at high frame rate of up to 30 frames per second requires Memory Stick PRO Duo™ media.

8.Special TV settings are required. Further details are available in the BRAVIA® instruction manual.

Operating Conditions

Flash Effective Range: Auto: Approx.0.1- Approx.3.5m(W) / Approx.0.8-Approx.2.7m(T),

Flash Mode(s): Auto, Forced On, Forced

Off, Slow Synch

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All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. Sony, Bionz, Bravia, Clear Photo LCD Plus, Clear RAW, Cyber-shot,Handycam, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Picture Station, Smart Zoom, Stamina, Super HAD, Super SteadyShot, and Walkman are trademarks of Sony. All other trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners.

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Last Updated: 03/05/2008

Focal Length: 5.8 - 29mm


35mm Equivalent: Yes