Sony Cybershot DSC-L1

Category: Digital Cameras - Date: February 20, 2006

Sony Cybershot DSC-L1 Digital Camera

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Sony Cybershot DSC-L1 Review Introduction

The Sony Cybershot DSC-L1 is an ultra-compact 4 MP camera with a 3X optical zoom lens. It comes in 4 colors: silver, dark blue, black, and dark red.

Sony Cybershot DSC-L1 Design

Sony’s Cybershot DSCL1 is super small and light-weight. The design of the L1 includes a built-in lens cover, so there’s no lens cap to worry about.

Sony Cybershot DSC-L1 Features

Aside from the 4MP and 3x optical zoom, the DSC-L1 has a movie mode as well which takes VGA resolution video (640 x 480) at 30 frames/sec until the memory card is full, with sound. 152 g (5.0 oz) inc media and neck strap. 95 x 44.3 x 25.7mm (3.7 x 1.75 x 1in)

Sony Cybershot DSC-L1 Performance

This digital camera performs very well in different settings and it’s movie mode is impressive as well. With a 1GB card, it can record 12 minutes of video. Image sizes are: 2304 x 1728. The lens is a Carl Zeiss Vario Tessar 32 – 96mm equiv. (3x optical zoom).

What’s included in the package

* 4.1 Megapixel CyberShot DSC-L1 Camera
* NP-FT1 rechargeable lithium-ion battery
* 16MB Memory Stick Duo w/ adapter
* Battery charger / AC adapter
* Tripod adapter
* Neck strap
* USB cable
* CD-ROM featuring Sony Picture Package software, ImageMixer VCD2, USB drivers, and Cyber-shot Life tutorial
* Camera manual


The Sony Cybershot DSC-L1’s small size that fits in any pocket, the ease of use & good battery life make this another great Sony digital camera.

3 Responses to “Sony Cybershot DSC-L1”

  1. Sony Cyber Shot DSC-L1 (silver) Says:

    Sony Cyber Shot DSC-L1 (silver)

    Casual photographers will like the compact design, above-average performance, and long battery life of Sony’s Cyber Shot DSC-L1, along with the extrawide view offered by its 32mm-to-96mm (35mm-camera equivalent) 3X Carl…

  2. missy lee Says:

    I’ve had this camera for about 2 years now and still continuous to work great. Easy camera to use and provides great pics.

  3. atif Says:

    i need the drivers of sony cybershot DSC-L1