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Take your best shots yet. This camera's host of powerful yet user-friendly features makes it easy. Like a 16.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensor that delivers richly-detailed photos and Full HD video—even in low light. And stabilized 10x Clear Image zoom for beautiful, blur-free close-ups. And with 3D Sweep Panorama, you'll walk away with epic 3D panoramic photos of vast landscapes and sprawling cityscapes you can view on the 2.7"" LCD or share with your friends and family.
With a 16.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensor, capture high-resolution images that take full advantage of the camera's high quality Carl Zeiss lens. More pixels means you can enlarge, zoom in and crop your photos without losing detail. Advanced processing technology reduces noise and graininess for incredibly crisp, clear images—even in challenging low-light conditions.
10x Clear Image Zoom
Zoom in close for great travel, sports and wildlife photos. The WX50 boasts 5x optical zoom plus 10x Clear Image digital zoom technology to bring you near enough to capture distant details. A powerful processor reduces graininess for crisper, higher-quality close-ups.
Amazing HD Movies
Record crystal-clear movies at the highest resolution available with Full HD 1080/60i AVCHD video capture1. Stunning, fast motion video with reduced distortion looks great when played back on your HDTV2. Notice a perfect photo op while shooting video? With dual record of stills and movies, you can shoot both at the same time.
Never Miss a Moment
Capture up to 10 frames per second at full 16.2MP resolution. No matter how fast the action, you know you'll get the shot—it's the perfect feature for high-speed sports or capturing a sequence of your toddler's somersault. Plus, a mechanical shutter helps reduce distortion when continuously shooting moving subjects for even crisper, clearer high-speed shots.
Say Goodbye to Blur
Don't let a not-so-steady hand prevent you from capturing the moment. Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Active Mode compensates for camera shake by countering camera movements in both horizontal and vertical directions. Get sharp, blur-free footage in otherwise unsteady situations, like shooting video while walking.
Shoot in Immersive 3D
Capture your world in spectacular 3D. Shoot 3D still images plus awe-inspiring 3D panoramas with 3D Sweep Panorama mode. As you pan across the landscape, the camera records separate right-eye and left-eye images that make landscapes come alive on your compatible 3D TV or 3D-enabled VAIO computer4.