Summary Sony WX7

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Specifications Key specs
Help 5.6x
Screen size
Help 2.8"
Help f/2.6
Screen resolution
Help 921k dots
Wide angle
Help 25 mm
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 60fps
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Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7


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Sony Cyber-shot WX7
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The Sony WX7 vs other recent compacts

Aperture Wide aperture Help
Size Really small Help
Super compact (95×56×20 mm)
Continuous shooting Rapid fire Help
10 fps
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Thickness Thin Help
Screen resolution High resolution screen Help
921k dots
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
3D Takes 3D photos Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Sensor type CMOS Sensor Help
Better in low light
Weight Light Help
139 g


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The Sony WX7 vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Announced Old Help
February 2011
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1600 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Screen size Below average sized screen Help
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Macro focus Poor macro Help
5.0 cm
Waterproof Not waterproof Help
Stay on land
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
2 seconds


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Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7
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themirkster (0:00 PM, November 16, 2011)
This camera does not record 1080p at 60fps. Only 25fps or 30fps depending on the region in which it was bought. It can do 1080i in 50fps or 60fps.
themirkster (11:57 AM, November 16, 2011)
I think it only happens if the camera has been switched off for a while. 
Iury Pst (4:31 PM, October 18, 2011)
does this camera has hdr, panorama and 3d photos?
vhongada (2:20 AM, October 04, 2011)
i think charging is not issue here.. think you charge your cellphone battery separately on your cellphone? not right? 
Vaibhav (1:12 PM, September 06, 2011)
I am using This camera foe 3months Excellent Performance
Cocowithlove (7:52 AM, August 25, 2011)
Does the word "Cyber-shot" appear every time you turn the camera on? Mine doesn' appear occasionally -.-'''
Cocowithlove (7:49 AM, August 25, 2011)
I bought this camera 8 days ago and i realized the battery is an issue and it heats up quickly during use. Using the camera itself to charge the battery is a silly design. I encounter problem with the lens doesn't go in and the screen has a total black out.
Zattak (4:28 PM, July 14, 2011)
My brother is using this camera. He brought it from middle east. Photo and video quality is excellent. But the main problem is the battery. Battery discharges very quickly than my Cybershot DSC W-530. It doesn't come with charger unit so you have to charge using the camera itself which is I think is not good because battery may get heated when charging inside the camera.
partha (0:04 PM, July 14, 2011)
i am going to buy this camera........
Shail158 (7:21 AM, July 14, 2011)
I am using this in black colour. Amaging picture quality even with first time users.
Auto function helps a lot...............
Geraldkpimentel (5:27 AM, May 13, 2011)
sony shoot exellent pictures even at low light without using the flash :) 
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (1:22 PM, April 25, 2011)
Looks like it:
Kz (0:23 AM, April 24, 2011)
It seems like Sony has different specs of this camera for different regions.
Kz (0:20 AM, April 24, 2011)
As per Sony's website, this camera has 460k pixels instead of 921k pixels
rb (9:21 AM, April 19, 2011)
canon is defenitely a better still-camera manufacturer than sony...
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (1:44 PM, March 22, 2011)
Hi A Pererano, we used the specs from

Dimensions (Approx.) : W x H x D: 3 3/4 x 2 1/4" x 25/32" (94.6mm x 56.3mm x 19.8mm)

I wonder which ones are correct?
A Pererano (10:35 AM, March 22, 2011)
The camera size reported on sony site is (w x h x t) 92,2 x 51,9 x 19,1 see following link