Four people said in their reviews that the product had a good zoom. Toptenreviews.com wrote three years ago “Superb 30x optical zoom” . Toptenreviews.com also wrote “Extremely versatile 30x optical zoom, offering 27mm 810mm () equivalent coverage”.
A number of Sony DSC-HX200 reviewers who reviewed the product thought it had a good image stabiliser. What Digital Camera rated it 4 stars and wrote “Manual zoom and focus ring, extensive zoom range, excellent image stabilisation, faster and more accurate autofocus than much of the competition”. What Digital Camera also said “Optical image stabilization, with 3way "active mode" for movies”. Expert website Toptenreviews.com mentioned “With the improved stabilization, movies and images come out clearer than ever” in their Sony DSC-HX200 review and gave it a rating of 5 stars.
A few customers who bought this digital camera thought it had a good autofocus. What Digital Camera rated the Sony DSC-HX200 4 stars and mentioned “Quick auto focus”. What Digital Camera also wrote “Very responsive performance, especially autofocus”. Reviewed.com wrote “Improved highspeed Auto Focus”.
One person who bought this digital camera reckoned that it had a good lens.