overview Sensor type

Sensor type Sensor type
CMOS

The camera's sensor is what produces the image. Most camera's have CCD sensors, but some have CMOS sensors which often produce better quality images.

Learn more about sensor types.

Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 122 recent compacts, none have (significantly) better sensor type than the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V
CMOS
Best
CMOS
Average
CMOS
Min
CCD