Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S40

Review, Specifications, Price, Offers & Purchasing Options
  • Effective pixels

    4 megapixels

    Max resolution

    2304 x 1728

  • Screen Size

    1.5″

    Screen Dots

    77,000

  • Physical

    99 x 52 x 34 mm (3.9 x 2.05 x 1.34″)

  • Body Type

    Ultracompact

    Flash

    Yes

  • Sensor type

    CCD

    Sensor size

    1/2.7" (5.312 x 3.984 mm)

  • ISO

    Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400

  • Battery

    AA

Body type

  • Body type Ultracompact

Sensor

  • Max resolution2304 x 1728
  • Image ratio w:h4:3, 3:2
  • Effective pixels4 megapixels
  • Sensor photo detectors4 megapixels
  • Sensor size1/2.7" (5.312 x 3.984 mm)
  • Sensor typeCCD
  • Processor

Image

  • ISOAuto, 80, 100, 200, 400
  • Boosted ISO (minimum)
  • Boosted ISO (maximum)
  • White balance presets5
  • Custom white balanceNo
  • Image stabilizationNo
  • Image stabilization notes
  • CIPA image stabilization rating
  • Uncompressed formatNo
  • JPEG quality levelsFine, Standard

Optics & Focus

  • Autofocus
    • Contrast Detect (sensor)
    • Single
    • Live View
  • Digital zoomYes (3 x)
  • Manual focusNo
  • Number of focus points
  • Lens mount
  • Focal length multiplier

Screen / viewfinder

  • Articulated LCD
  • Screen size1.5″
  • Screen dots77,000
  • Touch screenNo
  • Screen type
  • Live viewNo
  • Viewfinder typeOptical (tunnel)
  • Viewfinder coverage
  • Viewfinder magnification
  • Viewfinder resolution

Photography features

  • Minimum shutter speed30 sec
  • Maximum shutter speed1/2000 sec
  • Maximum shutter speed (electronic)
  • Aperture priorityNo
  • Shutter priorityNo
  • Manual exposure mode
  • Subject / scene modes
  • Built-in flashYes
  • External flashNo
  • Flash modes Auto, Red-Eye reduction, On, Off, Slow Sync
  • Continuous drive0.6 fps
  • Self-timerYes (10 sec)
  • Metering modes
  • Exposure compensation±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
  • AE Bracketing
  • WB Bracketing

Videography features

  • FormatMPEG VX
  • Modes
  • Microphone
  • Speaker

Storage

  • Storage typesMemory Stick / Pro, Internal

Connectivity

  • USBUSB 1.0 (1.5 Mbit/sec)
  • USB charging
  • HDMINo
  • Microphone port
  • Headphone port
  • Wireless
  • Wireless notes
  • Remote controlNo

Physical

  • Environmentally sealedNo
  • BatteryAA
  • Battery descriptionAA (2) batteries (NiMH recommended)
  • Battery Life (CIPA)
  • Weight (inc. batteries)184 g (0.41 lb / 6.49 oz)
  • Dimensions99 x 52 x 34 mm (3.9 x 2.05 x 1.34″)

GPS

  • Orientation sensorNo
  • Timelapse recordingNo
  • GPS