Summary Sony DSC-HX30V

Prices Price
Camera only $499
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Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range #n/a of 68 Among similar cameras #n/a of 75
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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
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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 Better wide angle
Battery life Longer battery life

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Pros

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The Sony DSC-HX30V vs other recent compacts

Screen resolution 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

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The Sony DSC-HX30V vs other recent compacts

Thickness Thick Help
1.4"
Announced Old Help
February, 2012
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Lowest price Very expensive Help
$499.00
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Size Slightly large Help
Compact 107x62x35 mm
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
Not supported
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
9
Weight Very heavy Help
254 g

Appearance

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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