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Capture amazing digital images with the click of a button. The powerful, compact and easy-to-use Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S500 is the perfect choice for first-time digital photographers. A remarkable combination of value, simplicity and performance make the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S500 a perfect choice for first-time digital photographers. The DSC-S500 combines 6.0 megapixel resolution with a quality 3X optical zoom lens design, terrific wide-angle shooting capability, 25 MB Internal Memory for capturing shots in-camera, and a bright 2.4-inch LCD screen that allows you to check your shots and share results immediately.Cybershot DSC-S500 Digital Camera Features 6.0 Megapixel Super HAD CCD - More megapixels give you more detail and definition when you make big prints or crop in tight on your subject. The Sony advanced Super HAD (Hole Accumulated Diode) CCD design allows more light to pass to each pixel, increasing sensitivity and reducing noise. 3X Optical/2X Digital Zoom - 3X Optical Zoom helps the DSC-S500 bring distant subjects closer and lets you frame shots for better composition; the Sony precision 2X Digital Zoom provides an additional 2X magnification to zoom in close without jagged edges. Capture Images In-Camera - With 25 MB2 Internal Memory, the DSC-S500 allows you to shoot without using a memory card - then easily transfer your images to optional Memory Stick Duo media, upload photos to your computer or make prints on your digital printer. Large 2.4-inch LCD Screen - The DSC-S500 gives you a big, bright LCD screen for reading camera menus, composing shots, checking results and sharing your photos on location. Convenient Photo Modes - To adjust quickly for specific shooting situations, the DSC-S500 lets you choose from several convenient photo modes: Auto, P-Auto, and Scene Selections for Twilight, Twilight Portrait, Landscape, Soft Snap, Candlelight, and Beach environments. QVGA Movie QVGA Movie Mode - The DSC-S500 can capture 320 x 240 AVI audio/video clips at high frame rate (up to 30 frames per second), with length limited only by the capacity of your media. Burst Mode - You can fire off three shots automatically at 1-second intervals (VGA standard mode) or 2-second intervals (6 MP mode) - a great way to capture a child's first steps or a pet's best tricks. Stamina Battery Power - With optional Sony NiMH rechargeable batteries, you can capture up to an amazing 3502 shots - shooting capacity that's about the equivalent of 10 rolls of 35mm film. With supplied AA alkaline batteries, the DSC-S500 can capture up to 602 shots. Memory Stick Duo Media Convenience - The DSC-S500 has a built-in slot for optional Memory Stick Duo media - the compact, high-capacity storage media that are compatible with millions of devices worldwide. Cyber-shot Viewer Software - Sony's new software that makes it easier to upload images from camera or Memory Stick Duo media - then organize and browse through photos on your PC screen by simply scrolling through thumbnail images.