Sony CyberShot DSC-W800 Compact Camera, HD 720p, 20.1MP, 5x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Screen

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Make photography simple again with the Sony CyberShot DSC-W800. This petite compact camera is packed full of features to help you have fun capturing clear photos and beautiful HD videos.

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A high-resolution 20.1MP image sensor works with built-in autofocus to ensure sharp, finely detailed results even when the action’s fast. That’s something your smartphone just can't match.

Fit everything in
The wide angle 26mm lens makes it easier to fit everyone in one scene, or capture the expanses of a grand landscape.

Pocket Size
The W800 is tiny enough to slip into your pocket and features a sleek, clean design to ensure it always looks good.

Automatic shooting
Intelligent Auto, automatically adjusts the camera settings to suit your shooting conditions. You get fast, beautifully exposed results without the added complications of manual controls.

Party Mode
Switch the W800 to party mode to let the camera automatically adjust key settings to reproduce your vibrant party atmosphere.

HD video
Hit the movie button to shoot smooth 720p HD video clips, then play them back instantly to re-live the moment with friends.

Hit the button, sweep side-to-side or up and down. The camera automatically stitches together a high-speed burst of frames to create full panorama shots that capture an entire scene.

Picture Effects
Use the built-in Picture Effect setting to breathe new life into your snaps. There's a range of modes to choose from, with each one applying easy and simple edits so that you don't have to learn how to use image editing software on your computer.

5x optical zoom
Zoom in with a powerful 5x optical zoom and capture the scene in clarity that a smartphone simply can't match.

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Accessories Included
Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BN, AC Adapter AC-UB10C, Wrist Strap, Multi USB cable, Instruction Manual
Autofocus Information This feature fixes onto the main subject and enhances focus on a snap's hot spots
Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Approx. 200 shots per charge
Battery Size & Number
Built In Flash
Camera Type
Digital Compact
Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0), Multi (AV/USB),
Continuous Shooting Speed Information The amount of frames per second that can be shot in continuous shooting mode
H5.5 x W9.6 x D2cm
Direct printing Information Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
2.7" 230,400 dots Xtra Fine TFT LCD
Face Detection Information Automatically detects faces and optimises focus, so they're the main subject/s of a snap
File Formats
Still Images: JPEG ( DCF, Exif, MPF Baseline ) compliant, DPOF compatible
GPS Information Allows your camera to detect and record where a picture is taken
Hard drive Information Stores files and programmes. A portion of this may already be consumed by pre-installed data.
Image Megapixels
Image Stabilisation Information Irons out blur and shake, so your shots are super-sharp
Lens Aperture Information Measures the lens' light exposure and, thus, depth of field
f3.2 - f6.4
Lens Size Information Also known as focal length, this is the distance from the sensor and the optical centre of the lens when focused to infinity
4.6-23 mm
Lens Type Information Whether it zoom, wide-angle or telephoto, different lens types serve different purposes
Sony lens
Macro Information Extreme close-up shots of small subjects like insects or plants
Auto- up to 5cm
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Maximum ISO Rating Information Defines the sensor's light sensitivity and, thus, performance in low-light settings
Memory Card Type
Memory Stick Duo; Memory Stick PRO Duo; Memory Stick PRO Duo (high speed); Memory Stick PRO HG Duo; Memory Stick XC-HG Duo; Memory Stick Micro; Memory Stick Micro (Mark2); SD; SDHC; SDXC; microSD; microSDHC; microSDXC
Model name / number
CyberShot DSC-W800 Black
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Night recording Information Ability to record at night or in complete darkness by using built-in infrared illumination
Power Supply
Li-ion NP-BN battery
Red-Eye Reduction Information Shuts outs red-eye in portraits and group photos
Screen size Information Measured diagonally.
Self Timer Information Lets you run into your own pictures by delaying it being taken by a few seconds after the shutter is pressed
Off, 10sec. 2sec. portrait1, portrait2
Sensor Size
Sensor Type
Shooting Modes
Intelligent Auto, Panorama, Program Auto, Easy Shooting, Picture Effect, Scene Selection, Steady shot, Party
Shutter Speeds Information The amount of time is takes for the shutter to open and close. High speed lets you freeze action completely, slower ones allow motion blur
iAuto (2 - 1/1500) / Program Auto (1 - 1/1500)
Smile Detection
Sweep Panorama
Touch Screen
Tripod Thread Information Lets you attach a tripod to the camera's frame
Video Resolution
HD (1280 x 720) / VGA (640 x 480/30fps) / QVGA (320 x 240/30fps)
Viewfinder Information The interface you look through to compose and focus your picture
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
109 g (Body only), 125 g (With battery and media)
Wi-Fi enabled
Zoom (digital) Information Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer
Zoom (optical) Information Higher the zoom, the closer you can get to the subject. In optical, the lens physically moves, maintaining more quality than digital zoom.


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  • UK delivery

    Standard delivery within 5 working days
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