Sony | MHS-TS20KS | Datasheet | Sony bloggie™ touch Mobile HD snap camera

The Bloggie™ Touch camera captures web-friendly HD MP4 video and 12.8MP images while featuring
a capacitive touch-screen for simple touch & slide operation. Integrated software makes it easy to
share videos and images on Facebook® or YouTube®. Record up to 4 hours of HD video on its 8GB
of internal memory4 .
1920x1080 HD MP4 recording
The Bloggie™ Touch camera
lets you record your favorite
moments anytime,
anywhere. Using the MP4
format, the Bloggie Touch
shoots video in 1920x1080
high definition, as well as
captures 12.8MP still images.
MP4 is optimized for the Web,
so you can effortlessly upload
your video and pictures to
popular photo or videosharing Web sites like
Facebook® or YouTube™ .
(Compatible PC with internet
capability required).
12.8MP still images
Enjoy capturing clear, crisp
still photos at 12.8MP
resolution. The high resolution
yields incredible detail while
giving you the flexibility for
large prints and cropping.
Capacitive touch-screen LCD
The touch screen LCD utilizes
an easy to use touch & slide
method for searching
through your videos and
3.0” LCD with
vertical/horizontal operation
The 3.0” touch screen LCD
(measured diagonally) will
rotate its orientation
automatically; however you
hold the camera –
horizontally, vertically, left,
right, even upside down.
Up to 4 hours HD video
Record and store up to four
hours of high-definition video
footage (default setting) to
the Bloggie™ Touch
camera’s 8GB of built-in flash
memory. 4
Slim design with easy
The slender body with its lowprofile and simplified buttons
give the Bloggie™ Touch
camera a sleek look and feel
and at only 4.5 oz it’s easy to
take with you everywhere.
Flip-out USB arm for
A built-in USB arm easily flipsout and lets you connect
your camera directly to your
compatible PC to upload
video1 and/or charge your
battery without having to
hunt for cables5 .
Tag videos to upload1 and
Share it Later
The Bloggie™ Touch camera
comes with pre-installed
software that makes it easy to
tag videos and images in the
camera while on the go and
que them for upload to your
favorite internet sharing sites,
like Facebook® or YouTube™ ,
the next time the camera is
connected to a computer.1
SteadyShot® image
SteadyShot® image
stabilization helps reduce blur
caused by camera shake.
Auto Macro & 4x Digital Zoom
With the Bloggie™ Touch
camera you’ll be able to take
pictures or video from as little
as 4” away, perfect for
capturing a business card or
a new friend’s phone
Sony® Exmor™ CMOS sensor
The Bloggie™ Touch
camera’s Exmor™ CMOS
sensor delivers high-quality
video and pictures with less
noise, even in challenging
lighting conditions.
Face Detection technology
Face Detection technology
recognizes faces and
optimizes camera settings for
both video and still images,
so faces are captured more
clearly and skin tones look
more natural.
Built-in rechargeable battery
The built-in battery
contributes to the Bloggie™
Touch camera’s sleek and
stylish design while powering
the large 3.0” screen3 and
camera functions.
HDMI™ output
With HDMI™ output, you’ll be
able to share your HD
Bloggie™ Touch video with
friends and family on your
HDTV (HDMI cable
required/not included).
Exposure System
Convenience Features
White Balance Mode: Auto
ISO: Auto, 80-1600
Metering Modes: Center Weighted
Media/Battery Indicator: Yes
Power Save Mode: Auto Shut-off
Still Image Playback Options: Playback
Zoom (2x, 4x, 8x via Touchpanel)
Date / Time Stamp: Yes
Erase/Protect: Yes
USB Port(s): Flip-out USB
HD Output: HDMI (mini)
Imaging Sensor
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): Photo:
37mm(16:9),32mm(4:3);Video: 37mm
Minimum Focus Distance: 4"(10cm)
Aperture (Max.): F2.8
Lens Groups-Elements: 4 groups,4
Processor: DSP
Effective Picture Resolution: Approx. 12.8
Imaging Sensor: Exmor™ CMOS Sensor
(1/2.5 type,7.22mm)
Pixel Gross: Approx. 13 MP
Color Filter System: RGB primary color
mosaic filters
Focus Control
Battery Type: Internal (NP-SP70 3.6V)
Power Consumption (in Operation):
Approx. 1.6W
Number of Still Images: 290 (CIPA
AF Modes: Auto Macro (10cm, 4")
Focus Area: Center Weighted AF
Operating System Compatibility: Windows:
Windows® XP SP3 (32bit only), Windows
Vista® SP1, Windows 7
Mac:Bloggie Software V1.0 is not Mac
Supplied Software: Bloggie Software Ver.1.0
(Embedded on camera)
LCD Display
LCD Type: 3.0" Touch Screen LCD3 (288k
pixels) with full-screen playback
Coverage: 100
Advanced Features
Face Detection: Yes
Image Stabilization: Steadyshot® image
Advanced User Interface: Easy-tounderstand Graphic Display
Weight: 4.4oz (125g)
Measurements: 2 1/8" x 4 1/4" x
5/8" (52mm x 107mm x 15.2mm)
Supplied Accessories
USB connection support cable
Wrist strap
UPC Code: 027242808379
1. Uploading directly to the web requires Bloggie software and PC with
internet connectivity (not included).
2. Actual battery life may vary based on product settings, usage
patterns and environmental conditions.
3. Viewable area measured diagonally.
4. Storage capacity may vary. A portion of the memory is used for data
management functions.
5. Some computers may not support USB charging of peripherals.
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notice. Non-metric weights and measurements are approximate and
may vary. Sony, SteadyShot, Exmor, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory
Stick PRO-HG Duo and Memory Stick Duo are trademarks of Sony. HDMI
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Dual Record: Yes
Audio Format: MPEG-4 AAC
Microphone/Speaker: Yes (Mono)
Still Image Max Effective Resolution: 12.8
Still Image Mode: JPEG
Video Format: MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC (H.264))
Media Type: 8GB Internal Flash Memory4
Recording and Playback Times: MP4
12M 1920x1080 (29.97p): 80 min.
6M 1280x720 (59.94p): 1600 min.
4M 1280x720 (29.97p): 240 min.
Still Image Size 16:9: 8.3M (3840 x 2160);
2M (1920 x 1080)
Still Image Size 4:3: 12.8M (4,128 x 3,096)
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Last Updated: 09/01/2010
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