Summary Sony DSC-WX30

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Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras #n/a of 13
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Specifications Key specs
Zoom Help 5x Screen size Help 3.0"
Aperture Help f/2.6 Screen resolution Help 921k dots
Wide angle Help 25 mm Movie format Help 1080p @ 30fps
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Sony Cybershot DSC-WX30Sony Cybershot DSC-WX30

Replacement

Sony has replaced the Cybershot DSC-WX30 with the WX50.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50 announced January, 2012
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Battery life Slightly longer battery life

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Pros

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The Sony DSC-WX30 vs other recent compacts

Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2.6
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Less buttons
Sensor type CMOS Sensor Help
Better in low light
Size Quite small Help
Ultra compact 92x51x19 mm
Weight Light Help
117 g
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The Sony DSC-WX30 vs other recent ultra compacts

Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
Usually standard
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
Lens
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
3D Takes 3D photos Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Thickness Thin Help
0.8"
Screen size Above average sized screen Help
3.0"
Screen resolution Very high resolution screen Help
921k dots
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Macro focus Good macro Help
5 cm

Cons

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The Sony DSC-WX30 vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
5x
Macro focus Poor macro Help
5 cm
Announced Old Help
July, 2011
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
4 seconds
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The Sony DSC-WX30 vs other recent ultra compacts

Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
25 mm
Waterproof Not waterproof Help
Stay on land
Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 30fps
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic

Appearance

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Discussion

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annon (8:30 AM, December 26, 2013)
really great camera and much better than the other model, the only one that can compete with it is wx7.
 
Bouhg23 (2:31 PM, February 26, 2012)
4 secs is enough.
 
Surf1 (9:59 AM, August 28, 2011)
4 secs! so there is no night mode?.... no starry sky mode? seems a bit daft!!