Summary Sony DSC-WX1

Prices Price
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$144
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Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 5x
Screen size
Help 2.7"
Aperture
Help f/2.4
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 24 mm
Movie format
Help 720p @ 30fps
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

Replacement

Sony has replaced the Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 with the WX7.

Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7
Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7 announced February 2011
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen size Larger screen

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Pros

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The Sony DSC-WX1 vs other recent compacts

Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2.4
Size Really small Help
Ultra compact (91×52×20 mm)
Sensor type CMOS Sensor Help
Better in low light
Weight Light Help
149 g
Wide angle Great wide angle lens Help
24 mm
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Thickness Thin Help
0.8"
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$143.50

Cons

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The Sony DSC-WX1 vs other recent compacts

Movie format HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Screen size Small screen Help
2.7"
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
9 MP
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.5" 5.9x4.43mm
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
None
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
2 seconds
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
August 2009
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1600 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
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Discussion

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Avatar for Tina Necakovska Tina Necakovska (7:13 PM, March 08, 2013)
The camera has a built-in Panorama mode
 
Linda Wright (5:20 PM, August 03, 2010)
I have this camera (actually W290) and love it. We took our first real estate listing video on it last week and it worked well. $199.00 is a great price. I like this site and will return often