overview Telephoto lenses

Telephoto lenses Telephoto lenses
500 mm

The larger the maximum focal length, the more you can zoom in. Large focal lengths are great for taking close ups of distant subjects, for example animals on safari.

Learn more about telephoto lenses.

Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 120 recent compacts, only 4 have (significantly) better telephoto lenses than the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V
500 mm
Best
750 mm
Average
240 mm
Min
5 mm