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Wonderful when wet.
Capture crystal-clear pictures and HD videos poolside or underwater without a worry. This pint-sized powerhouse packs in 18.2 megapixels, plus it's waterproof, dustproof, freezeproof and shockproof. The generous 3.3" OLED touchscreen display provides ultra-sharp, high-resolution images so you can frame your shots, adjust settings and review content with ease. Plus, capture intricately detailed close-ups thanks to Magnifying Glass Plus mode—built-in LED lights eliminate shadows cast from the camera for bright, beautiful pictures every time.
Tough yet stylish.
Run with a rowdy crowd? The Cyber-shot TX30 camera was built to keep up. It's waterproof, dustproof, shockproof, yet slim and stylish enough to take anywhere—from whitewater rafting, to girls' night out4. With a high-performance 18.2-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor and advanced in-camera stabilization, you're sure to capture incredible photos and HD video of all your adventures. So bring on the raging rivers, dusty deserts and freezing slopes—the TX30 is ready for whatever action awaits.
Touchscreen with a view.
Compose your shots on the big, bright 3.3" OLED touchscreen display. Featuring a whopping 1,229K dots for ultra-high resolution and extreme clarity, your photos and videos will pop with rich color and detail. And with touchscreen convenience at your fingertips, adjusting camera settings and reviewing shots is super convenient. Just tap or swipe the screen.
With an 18.2-megapixel 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.
Down to the finest detail.
Capture ultra fine details—like the surface of an ice crystal or intricate texture of a flower petal—using Magnifying Glass Plus mode. Every subtle nuance is translated with depth and accuracy for intriguing, macro-like photographs. Soft LED lighting reduces unwanted shadows and helps bring the photo to life.
Crisp, beautiful HD videos.
Record crystal-clear movies in high resolution with HD 1080/60i AVCHD video capture (records in 29-minute segments). 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.
Get close with 5x zoom.
Zoom in close for great sports, travel and wildlife photos. The Cyber-shot TX30 camera features 5x optical zoom plus 10x Clear Image digital zoom technology to bring you near enough to capture distant details. The camera's powerful processor reduces graininess for crisper, higher-quality close-ups.