Summary Sony DSC-WX30

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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

Size Quite small Help
Ultra compact 92x51x19 mm
Thickness Thin Help
0.8"
Weight Light Help
117 g
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2.6
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Less buttons
Sensor type CMOS Sensor Help
Better in low light
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The Sony DSC-WX30 vs other recent ultra compacts

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
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

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

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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!!