An Ultra-Slim, Compact Digital Camera with Easy-to-Use Operation and Fun, Creative Features
The Dimage X20 is the world's smallest and lightest 2 megapixel camera with a 3X optical zoom, and it's built for a life on-the-go. This camera is so small and light it can be slipped into a pocket or bag as easily as a wallet, yet Minolta has packed it with creative features that make digital photography fun for everyone. Whether you are heading out for an evening of dancing, trekking though some exotic location, or dropping in on a close friend, the DiMAGE X20 can go right along with you.
Features and Specifications: Number of effective pixels: 2.0 million CCD: 1/3.2-type interline primary-color CCD; Total pixels: 2.1 million Camera sensitivity: Auto (between ISO 64 ?200 equivalent), ISO 64,100, 200, 400 equivalents Focal length: 4.8 ? 14.4mm (35mm equivalent: 37 ? 111mm) Lens construction: 10 elements in 9 groups (includes two double-sided aspheric elements) Maximum aperture: f/2.8 ? f/3.7 Minimum focus distance: 3.9 inches (0.10m) from front of camera Maximum magnification: 0.111x (1:9.01); Equivalent to 0.857x (1: 1.17) in 35mm format Area covered at maximum magnification : 1.57 x 1.18 inches (40 x 30mm) Monitor LCD: 1.6 inch (4.0cm) digital-interface TFT color monitor with anti-reflection coating; Automatic monitor amplification; Total pixels: 84,960 Shutter: CCD electronic shutter and mechanical shutter Shutter speed range: 4 - 1/1000 second Autofocus system: Video AF Autofocus areas: Wide focus area (five-point AF) Metering: Multi-segment Multi-segment metering: 256 segments Exposure control: Programmed AE Exposure compensation: ?2 EV in 1/3 increments Flash range: Wide: 0.3 ? 11.8 ft. (0.1 ? 3.6 m) (approximately); Telephoto: 0.3? 8.9 ft. (0.1 ? 2.7 m) (approximately) Flash modes: Autoflash, Autoflash with red-eye reduction, Fill-flash, Flash cancel, Night portrait Continuous advance: Available Self-timer: Approximately 10 seconds Self-portrait: Subject program used with the mirror on the front of the camera. Multi frame: To capture 9 sequential images at 3 frames per second displayed in a 3x3 grid in a single frame Image pasting: Embeds an image within another image Movie recording: Recording time dependent on memory card capacity and image size. Frame rate: 15 frames per second; Monaural audio only. Audio: Voice memo: Maximum 15 seconds; Audio caption: Maximum 15 seconds;Monaural audio only White balance control: Automatic, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent) Toning: Neutral black and white, Sepia, Red tone, Blue tone, Green tone Portrait mode: Optimizes camera settings to enhance skin tones. Noise reduction: Auto Digital zoom: Maximum 4x in 0.1x increments; Digital zoom can be disabled E-mail Copy function: Creates a compressed 640x480 or 160x120 JPEG image for : transmission. Favorites: To collect compressed 640x480 JPEG images on the memory card. Slide show: With automatic dissolve effects. Rotate: To manually orient vertical images for viewing. Date imprinting: Year/month/day (Format can be changed.) : Month/day/hour:minute : Imprinting can be disabled. Key customization: The function activated by the left and right keys of the controller can be changed. Image-quality modes: Fine, Standard, Economy Number of recorded pixels (Still images): 1600 x 1200, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480 : Number of recorded pixels (Movie clips): 320 x 240, 160 x 120 File formats: JPEG, Motion JPEG (MOV), WAVE; DCF 1.0-compliant; DPOF-compliant (Supported by printing functions in version 1.1); Exif 2.2 Folder name formats: Standard, Date Printing output control: Exif Print, PRINT Image Matching II Recording media: SD (Secure Digital) Memory Cards, MultiMediaCards Computer interface: Full-speed 12Mbps USB Direct print: Epson USB DIRECT-PRINT Remote camera: Live video feed without audio for web transmission AV output: NTSC, PAL (selected on the camera) Batteries: Two AA batteries: Alkaline, Ni-MH Battery performance (Playback): Approximate continuous playback time: 260 min. with alkaline : batteries. Battery performance (Recording): Approximate number of recorded images: 110 frames. Based on the following test conditions: alkaline batteries, Full-size images (1600 x 1200), Standard image quality, No instant playback, No voice memo, Flash used with 50% of the frames. External power source: 3V DC with specified AC adapter (sold separately) Dimensions (WxHxD): 3.39 x 2.64 x 0.93 inches (86 x 67 x 23.5mm) Weight: Approximately 4.1 oz. (115 g) without battery or recording media Standard accessories: Neck Strap NS-DG500, AV Cable AVC-200, USB Cable USB-500, 8MB SD (Secure Digital) Memory Card, Two AA Alkaline batteries, DiMAGE Viewer