Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual for Sony Attachable Lens Camera

To provide ease in accessing Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual, here we provide the Table of Content for this article. With this Table of Content, you can get to the certain part of this article simply by clicking on the points below.

Table of Content:

    1. The Introduction
    2. Camera Overall Look
    3. Full Specification
    4. Price and Impression
    5. Camera Manual User Guide

The Introduction to Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual

It is generally known that digital camera manual user guide is an important complement for the digital camera product. With this manual, users will be able to get the valuable information about the camera product they are using. By this information, they can learn how to operate as well as treat the camera product in a correct way.

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual - attachable camera lensMoreover, they are also able to figure out the basic information about the camera product. So, when they face both major and minor issue regarding to the camera, they know the best way to take in overcoming it. And due to this importance of this manual, here we decide to bring the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual to you.

The Overall Look of Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30

Talking about the consideration in buying a digital camera product, we will find look I the list. Yes, many people put look as one consideration when they are buying a digital camera product. This is done since look of a product is really reflecting the personality of the user. And sometimes, it also reflects the specification inside. Therefore, before getting through to the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual, here we are going to talk about the look of this camera first.

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual - compact camera lensIt still has the core idea of QX-family. A lens module paired with smartphone to turn a smartphone to be a more serious camera phone. But, it is still limited for Android and iOS devices only, as stated in Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual. And you need to download Sony Play Memory on Android app market or Apple app market. You may clip it onto the back of your smartphone, and connect it with NFC or WiFi. So, your smartphone will turn to be the operation screen with Sony Play Memories.

Another way to operate is you may put it at everywhere you want and use your smartphone remotely to shoot picture. You don’t have to attach it onto your smartphone. Physically, the most notable difference is the size of the device that is now bigger than QX10. This is because it now has bigger sensor size and zoom capability. Sony DSC QX30 has less button. All operation can be done on screen through your smartphone screen, as stated in Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual. The only screen is the small one to show battery and storage status.

The Specification of Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual - attached on smartphoneIt is interesting to review Sony DSC QX3. After we know the performance of its predecessor, QX10, Sony DSC QX30 is released with better features. There is no lag on operation screen like what is found on DSC QX10 anymore. Another difference is in its sensor size and zoom capability.

Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual states that now it is increased. It still has the DNA of QX-family. And it operates together with smartphone that acts as the screen, but now it is even better. Check the review of Sony DSC QX30 bellow to know more what this “camera” can do.

On the paper, Sony DSC QX30 has interesting features that you will commonly find it in an “ordinary” camera. It has APS-C size 1/2.3-inch 20.4 MP CMOS sensor. Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual also explains that it features with Sony G-lens with ability of 30x optical zoom.

ISO range is wide enough from 80 -12800, depending on the mode you use. Sony DSC QX30 also has SteadyShot system as its own OIS to reduce shake. It is featured with BIONZ X image processor that will produce good quality image.

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Quick Specification

Body type
Body type Compact
Max resolution 5184 x 3888
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 20 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 21 megapixels
Sensor size 1/2.3″ (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Sensor type BSI-CMOS
Processor Bionz X
ISO Auto, 80-3200
White balance presets 6
Image stabilization Optical
JPEG quality levels Normal
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 24–720 mm
Optical zoom 30×
Maximum aperture F3.5–6.3
Autofocus Contrast Detect (sensor)
Selective single-point
Face Detection
Live View
Normal focus range 5 cm (1.97″)
Screen / viewfinder
Touch screen Yes (via smartphone)
Screen type Depends on connected smartphone
Live view Yes (via smartphone)
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 4 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/1600 sec
Aperture priority Yes
Shutter priority Yes
Continuous drive 10.0 fps
Self-timer Yes (2, 10 secs)
Metering modes Multi
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60p, 30p)
Format MPEG-4
Microphone Stereo
Storage types microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC, Memory Stick Micro
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Wireless Built-In
Wireless notes 802.11b/g/n with NFC
Remote control Yes (via smartphone)
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description NP-BN, NP-BN1
Battery Life (CIPA) 200
Weight (inc. batteries) 193 g (0.43 lb / 6.81 oz)
Dimensions 68 x 65 x 58 mm (2.68 x 2.56 x 2.28″)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes

The Price and Impression of Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual for Sony Attachable Lens CameraFor video recording, Sony DSC QX30 can record up to Full HD video. In general, the performance and the image result is above of what a smartphone camera can offer. It can produce snappier, sharper and clearer image. Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual states that this camera has its own battery that will power up to 200 shot in one fully charged.

It also supports MiscroSD and Memory Stick Micro. The combination of features and design of Sony DSC QX30 makes it a good choice. And for you who want to turn your ordinary smartphone to a powerful camera-phone, you can get it by 348 USD.

The Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual User Guide

In the first place, we have stated that the aim of providing this writing is to bring the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-QX30 Manual user guide. So, here we provide it as your valuable reference to understand this product.

Here, you can get many kinds of information related to this camera such as specification, features, camera parts, and others. But, before you decide to download it, please note that we provide the camera manual user guide in PDF file format. So, it will be better if you have PDF reader software in your device first.

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