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18.2MP 10x CMOS Feb 2014
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40 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites thought that this camera was good. This compact camera camera received an Expert Reviews "Recommended" award and it received a "Highly Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on five expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Expert Reviews and Chip.de this digital camera has an average expert rating of 81%. The digital camera expert review sites think this compact camera camera is one of the better digital cameras of this age and spec.

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 214 owner reviews the average owner rating of this Sony camera is 88 out of 100.

Good Product Quality

Some customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good quality. This year Amazon Customer said “Fantastic zoom, superb quality”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Handy size, quality and features excellent”. Connor Kinsella mentioned in their Sony DSC-WX220 review “Massive quality”.

Nice Design

Five Sony DSC-WX220 owners who reviewed the product agreed that it was good looking. Mr Baz mentioned two years ago “Ultra compact super zoom that delivers pretty good image quality” in his review. Mr Baz also mentioned “Pretty impressive video too (nice”. Polly said “A beautiful camera and takes very clear pictures” in her review.

A few customers who bought it mentioned that it was neat. Vinnie Richardson mentioned in her review “The close up porn shots are realy clear! Super great brilliant, best thing i ever bought in my life tidy” and gave the product a very good review.

One person reckoned that the product was ergonomic. Raff mentioned on Amazon “The ergonomics are fine considering the limited space for buttons.” in their review of this digital camera and gave the Sony DSC-WX220 an excellent review score.

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Robust

Some people who bought it agreed that it was well made. Last year Chris from Durham said on Amazon “Lovely solid build” in his Sony DSC-WX220 review. Two years ago Mr Baz said on Amazon “Mostly on target+ Well built small and light body (metal exterior feels solid enough)+ Easy to use, simple menus”. Steve W rated the product 4 stars and he said in his Sony DSC-WX220 review on Amazon this year “Tiny and fairly well made and although completely made out of polycarbonate”.

Easy to Use

Several people who bought it thought it was easy to use. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Easy to use, quickly powers up, intuitive buttons” and gave it a very good review score. Duncan Shipley Dalton wrote on Amazon in October “She has had fun learning how to use it and taking pictures”. Duncan Shipley Dalton also wrote “Its a good camera that's a convenient size to use and carry around”.

Four customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was easy to use the menus. Lu mentioned on Amazon in October “Menus are easy to follow” in her review of the Sony DSC-WX220. Mr Baz said on Amazon “Light body (metal exterior feels solid enough)+ Easy to use, simple menus and operation”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to handle. In October this year Szilard Locsei scored it 80 out of 100 and said in their review on Amazon “Size, handling is good for a point”.

One person who bought this digital camera wrote that it was easy to setup. Paul Easley gave it an excellent rating and he mentioned “This camera was "dumb-blonde" simple to set up and using my mobile phone's screen to monitor the camera, take pictures”.

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Good Connectivity

Seven Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was wifi compatible. In October last year Chris from Durham said “I love the wifi feature” in his review of this digital camera and rated it 5 stars. Debee mentioned in their Sony DSC-WX220 review on Amazon this year “The only downside is the wireless transfer which is a pain to fathom out”. In October last year Henry Schmidt mentioned on Amazon “The results have shocked me; great photo's all round; good WiFi and NFC connectivity; long battery life” in his review.

One person said in their reviews that the Sony DSC-WX220 was able to connect to the internet. One person thought it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Jason Sutherland scored it 5 stars and he said “It has HDMI out which the QX10 lens style ones dont”.

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Good Size

Twenty Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers said in their reviews that it was compact. Chris mentioned on Amazon “Nice and compact, great optical zoom, Full HD video recording with zoom” in his Sony DSC-WX220 review. Chris also wrote “Sony compact camera”. This month Grace said in her Sony DSC-WX220 review “Simple, easy to use and really compact” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

One Sony DSC-WX220 owner wrote in their reviews that it was a good body shape. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert review site Ephotozine two years ago “Rather more impressive is that the camera packs a wide-angle 10x optical zoom lens with optical image stabilisation in a metal body not much larger”.

One Sony DSC-WX220 reviewer who reviewed the Sony DSC-WX220 thought it was easy to carry around. Electrogenius wrote on Amazon “It is very small and light and easy to use”. One customer who reviewed the product wrote that it was lightweight.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that it was able to produce good images. Chris from Durham mentioned on Amazon “The quality of pictures are very good”. Chris from Durham also wrote “It is very responsive and quick to process images”. Duncan Shipley Dalton scored it very highly and he said this month “The quality of the pictures is good and its relatively easy to learn how to operate” in his review.

A few Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers who reviewed it thought it had a good picture resolution. This month Chris mentioned “This camera is smaller with higher pixels and overall very pleased” in his review of the Sony DSC-WX220 and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. In October last year Henry Schmidt said on Amazon “Can last a good days worth of shooting, taking videos reduces the time.” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Mr Baz said “Details are good for a compact shooting HD video” in his Sony DSC-WX220 review and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100.

Some Sony DSC-WX220 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good image sensor. Raff wrote “However, I do wish Sony had been brave and done the sensor a little favour by dropping to 12 megapixels instead of 18”. Tobias mentioned “Great compact, very light compact and sensor is very good quality considering price range”. Photographyblog.com said on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “Still packs Sony's 18.2MP sensor capable of a maximum ISO3200 standard sensitivity, paired with the latest BIONZ X processor” in their Sony DSC-WX220 review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

One Sony DSC-WX220 owner concluded that it had a good ISO range. Raff mentioned on Amazon “Picture quality is very nice at lower ISO” in their review.

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Good Quality Lens

Several Sony DSC-WX220 owners who purchased it agreed that it had a good zoom. Mr Baz mentioned on Amazon “The Sony WX220 is a very small compact with a fairly large and useful zoom range” and scored the product 80 out of 100. Mr Baz also mentioned “Good zoom range and above average image quality”. Mw mentioned on Amazon “Fantastic "Little "Camera - I had the better zoom model” in their review of the Sony DSC-WX220 and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

Several people wrote in their reviews that the product had a good autofocus. Mr Baz wrote on Amazon “Tele end performs well too.+ Autofocus is quite quick (for a compact)”. Some people said in their reviews that it had a good lens. Mr Baz mentioned “The images and lens are clearly a good step up over the Lumix” in his review of the Sony DSC-WX220.

Several Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers wrote that it had a good image stabiliser. Raff mentioned in their review “The low light modes and image stabilization are great and really negate the need for the flash in a lot of situations, giving much more natural results”.

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Good Video Capture

Some Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good for video recording. Henry Schmidt mentioned “Much much more! This camera shoots 18.2 mega pixel photo's and video in up to 720p”. Mr. M. Garner wrote “Great videos too” in their review of the Sony DSC-WX220. Polly gave the product a very good review and she wrote “Takes very clear pictures and videos, well recommended”.

Reasonably Priced

A number of people who reviewed it thought it was good value for money. In October this year Alan J rated it as very good and he mentioned “Great piece of kit, reasonably priced, well pleased” in his review of this digital camera. Mr Baz wrote in his review of the Sony DSC-WX220 on Amazon “A decent affordable superzoom” and rated it 4 stars. Mw said “It was too big - this is incy - ready to work quickly- great video, great zoom, brilliant price and quality for the money” in their Sony DSC-WX220 review.

A number of Sony DSC-WX220 owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was a bargain for the price. In October Debee mentioned in their Sony DSC-WX220 review “Has HD video int otthe bargain”. In October last year Henry Schmidt mentioned on Amazon “The flap covering the charging socket is very cheap and feels like it's about to snap off” in his review of the Sony DSC-WX220. Hungryhippo gave the product a rating of 5 stars and said last year “Cheap enough and slips into any top pocket”.

Several customers who reviewed the product agreed that it was cheap. This year Chris mentioned on Amazon “Ideal pocket camera to carry anywhere, small inexpensive”. Last year Henry Schmidt wrote in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Over all the Wx220 is a solid entry into the budget point and shoot market”. A few weeks ago Martin a Riordan he said on Amazon “It does what I want and is inexpensive” in his Sony DSC-WX220 review.

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Best Seller

Across all cameras, the DSC-WX220 is one the best selling products currently on the market according to Amazon sales data.

Acceptable Noise Level

Four customers who purchased the product concluded that it was noisy.

Two Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it was quiet. Mr Baz wrote on Amazon two years ago “The motor is quiet) and AF works well”. Raff scored the product very highly and mentioned on Amazon “Image stabilization are extremely quiet in video mode, so no obtrusive clicks”.

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Good Technical Features

Three Sony DSC-WX220 owners wrote in their reviews that the product had good features. Henry Schmidt mentioned on Amazon in October last year “Sony's Cybershot UI is packed full of features and is easy to use”. Henry Schmidt also wrote “The settings menu is easy to navigate and is full of features”.

Sony Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

We checked 14,994 owner and expert reviews for Sony digital cameras and found that on average Sony has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically within its compact camera digital cameras range.

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Good Flash

One person wrote in their reviews that the product had a good flash. Last year Henry Schmidt mentioned in his review “Flash is nice and bright”.

Good Support

A few customers who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had good technical guidance.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

One Sony DSC-WX220 owner who purchased this digital camera considered that it had a good screen. Ronskipper gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The camera itself is very handy and has a large screen”.

Quite Big Digital Zoom

The Sony DSC-WX220 has one of the bigger digital zooms (20 times zoom factor) amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. The digital zooms of compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DSC-WX220 range from 1x to 810x.

If you want a camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might want to consider the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] (486x).

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

Unlike most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the DSC-WX220 which do not support WiFi connectivity, the Sony DSC-WX220 supports WiFi connectivity.

Other cameras which support WiFi connectivity currently available which you might want to consider include the Sony DSC-QX10[plb_2136113_price], or the Fujifilm X100[plb_2173855_price] which has better reviews.

It is worth also looking at other cameras which also support WiFi connectivity including the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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SD Memory Card

SD memory card

This camera supports a MicroSD (TransFlash)|MicroSDHC|MicroSDXC|MS Duo|MS Micro (M2)|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most commonly supported memory card on compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

Alternative cameras that support a MicroSD (TransFlash)|MicroSDHC|MicroSDXC|MS Duo|MS Micro (M2)|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available that you might also want to consider include the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price], or the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price] both from Sony which has better reviews.

Digital cameras with a better memory card type that might also be worth considering include the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Canon PowerShot S120[plb_1602828_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC) which is also higher rated.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The DSC-WX220 supports Full HD video. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as the DSC-WX220 do not support Full HD video.

It may also be worth considering one of the other digital cameras which support Full HD video currently available including the Sony DSC-QX10[plb_2136113_price], or the Fujifilm X100[plb_2173855_price] which has better reviews.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also support Full HD video including the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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Fairly High Megapixel Count

Across all the cameras of a similar spec and age to the DSC-WX220 the megapixel counts range from 0.3MP to 46MP, and the average megapixel count is 14MP. The DSC-WX220 has a quite high megapixel count (18.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-WX220.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 18.2MP cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the DSC-WX350[pl_2163795_price], or the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price] both from Sony.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a higher megapixel count then you might also want to look at the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] (20.4MP).

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The DSC-WX220 supports video recording. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the DSC-WX220 also support video recording.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative digital cameras which support video recording currently available including because of it's better review score, the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price], or the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price].

Other cameras which also support video recording that you might want to consider include the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The DSC-WX220 has an image stabiliser. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DSC-WX220 also have an image stabiliser.

Other cameras with an image stabiliser currently available which you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the DSC-QX10[pl_2136113_price], or the DSC-WX350[pl_2163795_price] both from Sony.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also have an image stabiliser including the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The DSC-WX220 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other cameras with a built-in flash currently available including because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm X100[plb_2173855_price], or the Sony DSC-WX350[plb_2163795_price].

Alternative cameras which also have a built-in flash that you might want to consider include the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Sony DSC-WX220 is more than most cameras of this type and age. The most commonly found HDMI connector is Mini, but this HDMI connector is not found on this camera. The HDMI connectors Micro are also found on this Sony camera.

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Has Two Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the Sony DSC-WX220 is more than most cameras of a similar age and type to it. This Sony camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most frequently found photo effect found on cameras of a similar spec and age to the DSC-WX220. The photo effect "Antique" is also found on this camera.

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Fairly High JPEG Frame Rate

The JPEG frame rates of compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years range from 15fps to 240fps, and the average JPEG frame rate is 32fps. With a JPEG frame rate of 50 frames per second, the DSC-WX220 has a fairly high JPEG frame rate compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the DSC-WX220.

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Fairly High Maximum ISO Speed

The lowest maximum ISO speed of compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the DSC-WX220 is 200, the highest is 26,000, and the average maximum ISO speed is 4,500. At 12,800, the DSC-WX220 has a fairly high maximum ISO speed compared to most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DSC-WX220.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most commonly supported USB version on compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Sony DSC-WX220 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best video resolution across all compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the DSC-WX220.

A 320 x 240 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst video resolution across comparable types of camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the DSC-WX220 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by cameras that have been available for more than two years. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Sony camera. In addition, this digital camera supports a video resolution of 1440 x 1080 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all compact camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as the DSC-WX220.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolution is the worst supported video resolution amongst similar types of digital camera.

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Features Three Auto Focus

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most compact camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. The most commonly featured auto focus is Face detection, but this auto focus is not featured on this Sony camera. The auto focus Centre weighted Auto Focus, Multi Point Auto Focus and Single Auto Focus are also featured on this Sony digital camera.

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Features Three Light Metering Modes

The number of light metering modes featured on the DSC-WX220 is more than most cameras of this age and spec. This digital camera features a Centre-weighted light metering mode, which is the most frequently featured light metering mode featured on cameras that are a comparable age to the DSC-WX220. The light metering modes "Evaluative (Multi-pattern)" and "Spot" are also featured on this camera.

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Light

The DSC-WX220 is one of the lighter compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years (only 105 grams) amongst digital cameras of this age. The weights of digital cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-WX220 range from 20g to 710g.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 105g cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price].

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Narrow

The DSC-WX220 is fairly narrow (only 92.3 millimeters) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age. The widths of compact camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-WX220 range from 16mm to 470mm.

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Short

Across all the digital cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-WX220 the heights range from 10mm to 750mm. At only 52.4 millimeters, the Sony DSC-WX220 is quite short compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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11 Reasons Against

Poor Battery Life

A few Sony DSC-WX220 owners said in their reviews that it did not have a good battery life.

Not 3D Compatible

The DSC-WX220 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the DSC-WX220 are also not 3D compatible.

Digital cameras which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price], the Nikon Coolpix L820[plb_2153075_price], or the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS

Like most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as the DSC-WX220, the DSC-WX220 does not have a GPS.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a GPS to this camera and we think the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years, the Sony DSC-WX220 is not waterproof.

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Quite Short Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

Across all the digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the DSC-WX220 the maximum camera shutter speeds range from 0.0005s to 250s, and the average maximum camera shutter speed is 14s. When compared to other digital cameras of a similar age and type to the DSC-WX220 that we have assessed, the DSC-WX220's maximum camera shutter speed of only 1 second is one of the shortest.

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Only Features Four Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Sony DSC-WX220 is more than most compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Sony digital camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-WX220. The flash modes "Flash off", "Flash on" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modes

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a greater number of shooting modes than most compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most commonly found shooting mode found on compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the DSC-WX220. The shooting modes "Movie" and "Scene" are also found on this Sony camera.

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Very Short Maximum Battery Life

The DSC-WX220 has a quite short maximum battery life (only 1.75 hours) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the DSC-WX220. The maximum battery lives of cameras of a similar spec and age to the DSC-WX220 range from 0.83h to 680h.

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Only Has Three Playback Modes

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a greater number of camera playback modes than most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This camera has a Movie playback mode, which is the most commonly found playback mode found on digital cameras of a similar age and type to the DSC-WX220. The playback modes "Single image" and "Slide show" are also found on this digital camera.

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Only Has Seven White Balance Modes

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a greater number of white balance modes than most compact camera digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. This Sony camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the DSC-WX220. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent" and "Incandescent" are also found on this camera.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The DSC-WX220 has a greater number of supported image formats than most digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. This digital camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by cameras of a comparable type and age to the DSC-WX220.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Sony DSC-WX220

Released Over Two Years Ago

Sony released the DSC-WX220 over two years ago.

Average Optical Zoom

At 10 times zoom factor, the DSC-WX220 has a relatively standard optical zoom compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

There are a number of alternative 10x optical zoom digital cameras currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price], or the DSC-QX10[pl_2136113_price] both from Sony.

If you want a bigger optical zoom then you might also want to look at the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] (30x).

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Average Screen Size

At 2.7 inches, the Sony DSC-WX220 has a fairly average screen size compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

There are a number of alternative 2.7" screen cameras currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price].

If you would prefer a digital camera with a larger screen size then you might also want to consider the Fujifilm X100[plb_2173855_price] (2.8") which is also higher rated.

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MOS Sensor Type

The DSC-WX220 has a MOS sensor type which is better than most comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. Most cameras of a comparable spec and age to it have a CCD sensor type.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available including the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price], or the Canon PowerShot S120[plb_1602828_price] which has better reviews.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Focusing
Auto Focus
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Video Resolution
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Memory
Memory Card
Display
Screen Size
Display
Display Resolution
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Playback Mode
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery Size
Maximum Battery Life
Shot Per Battery Charge
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Included Cable
Battery Included
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Near Field Communication
Wireless LAN Type
Other Features
Video Recording
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Image Processor

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Expert Reviews

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3 January 2015

Updated as on January 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.Compact cameras have reached all kinds of people over the past few years. As a result, the... Read more…

Leicht berdurchschnittliche Bildqualitt (fr eine Reisezoomkamera)
10fachZoom trotz sehr kompaktem Kameragehuse
Mit 25mm sehr brauchbarer Weitwinkelbereich
Extrem kleine 2 2cm dnn) und leichte 122g mit Akku und Speicherkarte) Digitalkamera
Das Kameragehuse ist gut verarbeitet
400 ISO
Keine manuellen und halb automatischen Fotoprogramme
Kein Programmwhlrad vorhanden
Nur relativ wenige Einstellungsmglichkeiten
Die Bildschrfe lsst im Weitwinkel zum Rand hin deutlicher nach
31 July 2014

18.2-megapixel Exmor R CMOS image sensor mated to a 10x optical zoom G lens and the very sameBIONZ X image processor that's been boosting performance on much more expensive Sony digicams. The... Read more…

27 July 2014

Expert Reviews

The WX220 is this year's updated model, and the changes are minor. There's NFC for quicker Wi-Fi configuration. The mode switch has disappeared, but this isn't a great loss as the WX200's switch... Read more…

PhotographyBlog.com

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX220 is an ultra-compact camera that doesn't trade performance for style. It'll fit in a tight spot, but still packs Sony's 18.2MP sensor capable of a maximum ISO3200... Read more…

17 April 2014

Like the previous version, the Sony Cyber-shot WX220 delivers bright colourful photos, with good exposure. Rather more impressive is that the camera packs a wide-angle 10x optical zoom lens with...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 28 March 2015 by Deano1

A fantastic, easy to use camera. It fits neatly into your pocket and it's a great alternative to a smartphone camera, especially with it's 10X zoom. It takes good, but not great photos and I... Read more…

Reviewed 21 April 2015 by PistolPete81

I am a surveyor and I need a good quality, reasonably wide angle camera with a decent photo resolution. It also needs to be quite robust, easy to use (fat fingers) and have a decent zoom function.... Read more…

Reviewed 3 March 2015 by Shonsie

Ideal for quick easy photos, no complicated instructions Goes in pocket and ideal for the non professional!

Reviewed 21 April 2015 by JaneH2

I had one of these a few years but it was a bit clunkier. This is is so light and easy to use and I am extremely happy with it...

Reviewed 27 May 2015 by LM52

Really nice little camera at a very competitive price. Fairly easy to set up and get started and photos are of a good quality. Well done Sony "good things certainly do come in small parcels" The... Read more…

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony dscwx220, sony dscwx220p, sony dscwx220b, sony dscwx220n, sony dscwx220pce3
Barcodes 00027242876934, 00027242876958, 04056572579372, 04905524980721, 04905524980738, 04905524980745, 04905524980752, 04905524980790

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