Summary Sony DSC-HX30V

Prices Price
Camera only $1,027
all DSC-HX30V prices
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range #n/a of 71 Among similar cameras #n/a of 79
details details
Specifications Key specs
Zoom Help 20x Screen size Help 3.0"
Aperture Help f/3.2 Screen resolution Help 921k dots
Wide angle Help 25 mm Movie format Help 1080p @ 60fps
see all specifications
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30VSony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V

Replacement

Sony has replaced the Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V with the DSC-HX50V.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V announced April, 2013
Zoom More zoom
Wide angle Slightly better wide angle
Lowest price Much cheaper

Compare the new Sony DSC-HX50V vs the DSC-HX30V

Videos

Review: Sony Cybershot DSC-HX3...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V Digi...

Review: Sony Cybershot DSC-HX30 Camera
  • Review
  • Pro
  • Amateur
  • Ergonomics
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V Digitally Digested
  • Review
  • Pro
  • Amateur
  • Preview

Pros

Report a correction

The Sony DSC-HX30V vs other recent compacts

Screen resolution Very high resolution screen Help
921k dots
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
Lens
Sensor type CMOS Sensor Help
Better in low light
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
Macro focus Good macro Help
1 cm
Longest exposure Long exposures Help
30 seconds
Zoom Great zoom Help
20x
GPS Built-in GPS Help
Great for travel
Light sensitivity Very good maximum light sensitivity Help
12,800 ISO
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Battery life Above average battery life Help
320 shots
3D Takes 3D photos Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions

Cons

Report a correction

The Sony DSC-HX30V vs other recent compacts

Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Thickness Thick Help
1.4"
Announced Old Help
February, 2012
Weight Very heavy Help
254 g
Size Quite large Help
Compact 107x62x35 mm
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
Not supported
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
9
Lowest price Very expensive Help
$1,027.49

Appearance

front photo of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30Vback photo of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30Vangle photo of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V

Discussion

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V
Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V
Sony

Report a correction

Showing 1 comments

Dr Saeed Ahmed (4:39 PM, February 24, 2013)
Its a beautiful camera I waited a long time for this in Pakistan. Amazing features but little costly. Dr Saeed Ahmed