overview Pixel size

Pixel size Pixel size
1.6 µm²

Images in digital cameras are captured by the sensor. Pixel size refers to how big, in microns, each pixel on the sensor is. Typically bigger pixels result in higher quality images, especially at higher ISO settings.

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Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 132 recent compacts, 51 have (significantly) better pixel size than the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V
1.6 µm²
Best
5.8 µm²
Average
2.1 µm²
Min
1.3 µm²