Sony has launched 4 new point and shoot cameras. The new WX150 and W690 are super thin cameras sporting a 10x optical zoom and offer 18.2MP and 16.1MP image sensors, respectively. The WX150 captures 1080/60i video, while the W690 captures 720p HD video. The WX150 retails for $250 and the W690 retails for $180.
The Sony TX66 is a rugged compact with an 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS sensor. It’s got a 5x optical zoom lens and captures 1080/60i HD video. Retail is $350.
The TX20 is another rugged compact camera with a 16.2MP CMOS sensor and a 4x optical zoom lens. It retails for $330.
More details in the press release below. [Read more…]