SONY Cyber-shot DSC-WX500R Superzoom Compact Camera - Red

Product code: 141339

Product features

  • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CMOS sensor
  • Optical zoom: 30x
  • 3" / 76.2 mm tiltable LCD screen
  • Built-in WiFi and NFC
  • 18.2 megapixels
€329.00
Sorry, but right now we can only show options for ${location} when you get to checkout.
  • Standard delivery available
  • Collection not available

Sorry we couldn't find that location;
are you sure you entered it correctly?

Need help?
Let's locate you

We can’t find that location, so please choose from these options:

  1. Check your spelling and try again. We can accept the most common abbreviations for addresses.
  2. Tell us if you’re looking for the address of a new property, as we may not have its eircode on our records yet. To do this, call us on 1890 400 001.
  3. Visit http://www.royalmail.com if you think the eircode details you’re entering may be wrong. Or call 1890 400 001 to speak to one of our sales team. They’re available:

Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm
Saturday: 9am to 6pm
Sunday: 10am to 5 pm

  • In a very few cases, our location checker may not recognise an existing town or eircode. If you’re sure you’ve entered it correctly, go back to the product page, and click on ‘Add to basket’. We’ll then use our back-up system to do an enhanced check.
  • Stock availability for
    Yes, we deliver to
    Continue shopping

    We can't split orders across different towns or eircodes, so please either:

    • Change the location for this new selection to , OR
    • Change location for the item(s) already in your basket to


    Standard delivery within 5 working days

    Pick a date and time that suits you Earliest delivery date available
    • June
    • MO
    • TU
    • WE
    • TH
    • FR
    • SA
    • SU

      Searching for delivery dates

      Please add this item to your basket. We'll show you delivery options before you check out.
      See collect-in-store options instead
      See collect-in-store options instead
      Yes, we deliver to
      Continue shopping

      We can't split orders across different towns or eircodes, so please either:

      • Change the location for this new selection to , OR
      • Change location for the item(s) already in your basket to


      Standard delivery within 5 working days

      Pick a date and time that suits you Earliest delivery date available
      • June
      • MO
      • TU
      • WE
      • TH
      • FR
      • SA
      • SU

        Searching for delivery dates

        Please add this item to your basket. We'll show you delivery options before you check out.
        See collect-in-store options instead
        See collect-in-store options instead
        See collect-in-store options instead
        Currys PC World make up our family of stores.

        Product features

        • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CMOS sensor
        • Optical zoom: 30x
        • 3" / 76.2 mm tiltable LCD screen
        • Built-in WiFi and NFC
        • 18.2 megapixels
        Product information
        Delivering high quality images and video, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500R Superzoom Digital Camera features a powerful zoom and tilting screen.

        Sharp shooting

        With a 18.1 megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor for increased sensitivity and BIONZ X image processor for speedy operation, the Cyber-shot DSC-WX500B delivers brilliantly-lit, detail-rich, realistic photographs with minimum noise.

        The Cyber-shot DSC-WX500 features a high quality CARL ZEISS lens with high precision optics for excellent sharpness and contrast. An impressive 30 x optical zoom lets you capture faraway subjects in incredible detail, while a multi-layer anti-reflective coating helps reduce surface ghosting and flare.

        Tiltable screen


        Allowing for excellent versatility when taking photos, the 180° tiltable LCD Live View monitor lets you perfectly frame images such those taken from a high or low angle. It also makes it incredibly easy to snap the perfect selfie.

        Get perfect portraits without the need for touching-up on a PC afterwards. Beauty Effect features five different modes for smoothing skin, adjusting tone, reducing shine, widening eyes and brightening teeth – quickly creating enhanced results that can be shared instantly.

        Scene enhancement


        Instantly enhance images – all in camera – with Photo Creativity mode which lets you adjust brightness, vividness and colour, and add effects.

        A range of scene modes ensure the optimum settings are automatically chosen for the scene in front of you, including tricky subjects such as snow, fireworks and night scenes.

        Full HD video


        Shoot detailed Full HD 1080p video for high quality home movies that look great played back on a HDTV. The Cyber-shot WX500 lets you record in XAVC S format with a compatible memory card for detailed, extra-smooth action footage, while MP4 offers a compressed, web-friendly format for convenient sharing.

        With Intelligent Active Mode – Sony's advanced frame-analysis technology and five-axis image stabilisation – camera shake when shooting images and video is significantly reduced for sharper results.

        Wireless connectivity


        Quickly establish a connection with your compatible smartphone or tablet thanks to built-in WiFi and one-touch NFC. You'll then be able to transfer and share your favourite photos and movies with friends and family.

        In addition to letting you view and share your images, the Sony PlayMemories Mobile app lets you remotely control your camera – ideal when setting up selfies or group shots.

        Add memory


        It is important to have the right memory card for your camera. The memory card will determine how fast an image is saved and how fast an image is uploaded.

        If you're shooting high definition videos along with high resolution images then it's best to invest in a high performance memory card. A high performance memory card will get the best out of your photography, ensuring the best continuous shooting speed and high quality data capture.

        Take advantage of high quality shooting with the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500R Superzoom Digital Camera in stylish red.
        Specification

        Technical specifications for SONY Cyber-shot DSC-WX500R Superzoom Compact Camera - Red

        OVERVIEW
        Camera type Superzoom compact camera
        Processor BIONZ X
        SENSOR
        Resolution - Actual: 21.1 megapixels
        - Effective: 18.2 megapixels
        Type Exmor R CMOS
        Size 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm
        ISO sensitivity AUTO, 80 - 3200
        Image stabilisation Optical
        LENS
        Focal length 4.1 - 123 mm
        35 mm equivalent 25 - 750 mm
        Maximum aperture f/3.5 - f/6.4
        Minimum distance 5 cm
        Normal distance 5 cm to infinity
        Focusing Autofocus
        ZOOM
        Optical zoom 30 x
        Digital zoom 120 x
        SCREEN & VIEWFINDER
        Type Live View
        Screen 3" / 76.2 mm TFT LCD tiltable screen
        Screen features - Resolution: 921,000 dots
        - Adjustable brightness
        SHUTTER
        Shutter speed 30 secs - 1/2000th
        Continuous shooting 10 fps
        Self-timer - 2 seconds
        - 5 seconds
        - 10 seconds
        SETTINGS
        Photo exposure modes Portrait, Advanced sports shooting, Landscape, Sunset, Night scene, Handheld twilight, Night portrait, Anti motion blur, Backlight correction HDR, Pet mode, Gourmet, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Soft skin, High sensitivity
        Photo effects Toy camera, Pop colour, Posterization, Retro photo, Soft high-key, Partial colour, High contrast mono, Soft focus, HDR painting, Richtone Monochrome, Miniature, Watercolour, Illustration
        Panorama mode Yes
        White balance Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Daylight, Fluor.: Day White, Flash, Custom
        PHOTO
        Maximum photo resolution 4896 × 3264p
        Photo file formats JPEG
        VIDEO
        Video mode Yes, with sound
        Maximum video resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080p (60 fps)
        Other video resolutions HD 1280 x 720 (30 fps)
        Video file formats - AVCHD
        - XAVC S
        - MP4
        MEMORY
        Memory card - Memory Stick Duo
        - Memory Stick PRO Duo
        - Memory Stick XC-HG Duo
        - Memory Stick Micro
        - SD
        - SDHC
        - SDXC
        - microSD
        FLASH
        Built-in Yes
        Guide number - Wide: 0.3 - 5.4 m at ISO Auto
        - Telephoto: 2.5 - 3 m at ISO Auto
        CONNECTIVITY
        Interface - Micro USB
        - USB 2.0
        - Micro HDMI
        WiFi connectivity Yes
        NFC Yes
        App available Yes, PlayMemories app
        Pictbridge / direct printing No
        CONSTRUCTION
        Construction Aluminium & plastic
        POWER
        Battery type Lithium-Ion NP-BX1
        Battery life Approx. 400 shots
        GENERAL
        Colour Red
        Box contents - Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500R Superzoom Compact Camera
        - Battery pack NP-BX1
        - AC adapter AC-UB10C/UB10D
        - AC power cable
        - Micro USB cable
        - Wrist strap
        - Instruction manual
        Dimensions 58.1 x 101.6 x 35.5 mm (H x W x D)
        Weight 236 g
        Guarantee 1 year
        Delivery & Returns

        Delivering your online order

        Get this delivered when it suits you

        We’ll show you your current delivery options for this item in checkout. Subject to the time you order, and where you want delivery, these options will include:

        • Standard delivery within 5 working days - €4.99

        Please note: if we’re out of stock of an item but getting more in, we indicate – on listings pages and the product page – how soon we can dispatch for delivery to you. In this case, please go ahead and order, and we’ll contact you later to confirm an exact delivery date.

        Availability Checker

        How and when can you get hold of your selections? Finding out should be quick and easy, so with just a few clicks our Availability Checker shows you:

        • Delivery availability in your area
        • Local stores with stock you can collect from now
        To use our Availability Checker, simply:

        1. Enter a town or eircode in the box on the product page for an item you’ve selected
        2. Click on the magnifying glass
        3. Review the delivery and collection options local to you – just click on any one to add it to your basket

        Stock updates

        Find something you want but it’s not in stock? On the item’s product page, simply click on ‘Email me when back in stock’, and let us have your email address. We’ll let you know as soon as it’s available again.

        Order online and collect in store

        Sometimes you’ll want something even quicker than we can deliver. Or you can’t be in when our van or courier would arrive. That’s why we offer you the option to order online and collect in store.
        Subject to what you’re ordering and where you want to collect from, you can:

        Reserve & Collect – reserve online for free and collect at a local store as soon as you like. Once reserved, your item’s held till closing time the next day, to be paid for when you collect.

        Your fastest way to order online for collection is to use our ‘Availability Checker’ feature:

        1. Enter a town or eircode in the box on the product page for an item you’ve selected
        2. Click on the magnifying glass
        3. Review the collection options local to you – just click on any one to add it to your basket
        €329.00
        Sorry, but right now we can only show options for ${location} when you get to checkout.
        • Standard delivery available
        • Collection not available

        Sorry we couldn't find that location;
        are you sure you entered it correctly?

        Need help?
        Let's locate you

        We can’t find that location, so please choose from these options:

        1. Check your spelling and try again. We can accept the most common abbreviations for addresses.
        2. Tell us if you’re looking for the address of a new property, as we may not have its eircode on our records yet. To do this, call us on 1890 400 001.
        3. Visit http://www.royalmail.com if you think the eircode details you’re entering may be wrong. Or call 1890 400 001 to speak to one of our sales team. They’re available:

        Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm
        Saturday: 9am to 6pm
        Sunday: 10am to 5 pm

      • In a very few cases, our location checker may not recognise an existing town or eircode. If you’re sure you’ve entered it correctly, go back to the product page, and click on ‘Add to basket’. We’ll then use our back-up system to do an enhanced check.
      • Stock availability for
        Yes, we deliver to
        Continue shopping

        We can't split orders across different towns or eircodes, so please either:

        • Change the location for this new selection to , OR
        • Change location for the item(s) already in your basket to


        Standard delivery within 5 working days

        Pick a date and time that suits you Earliest delivery date available
        • June
        • MO
        • TU
        • WE
        • TH
        • FR
        • SA
        • SU

          Searching for delivery dates

          Please add this item to your basket. We'll show you delivery options before you check out.
          See collect-in-store options instead
          See collect-in-store options instead
          Yes, we deliver to
          Continue shopping

          We can't split orders across different towns or eircodes, so please either:

          • Change the location for this new selection to , OR
          • Change location for the item(s) already in your basket to


          Standard delivery within 5 working days

          Pick a date and time that suits you Earliest delivery date available
          • June
          • MO
          • TU
          • WE
          • TH
          • FR
          • SA
          • SU

            Searching for delivery dates

            Please add this item to your basket. We'll show you delivery options before you check out.
            See collect-in-store options instead
            See collect-in-store options instead
            See collect-in-store options instead
            Currys PC World make up our family of stores.
            SONY Cyber-shot DSC-WX500R Superzoom Compact Camera - Red
            €329.00