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Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60
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184 Reviews
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Features
Fully-Featured
90
Popularity
Amazon Bestseller
78
Value for Money
Very Good
82
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A best selling and classic 246g digital camera, with one of the biggest optical zooms available and a cheap price. It supports Wi-Fi and Full HD video, has an image stabiliser and features smile detection. Customers report that it has superb features, a superb zoom and it produces very good images.
Features We Love:
High megapixels (20.4MP)
Huge optical zoom (30x)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
Has an image stabiliser
Supports Wi-Fi
20.4MP
30x
OPTICAL ZOOM
FULL HD VIDEO
RESOLUTION
1,000
MAXIMUM ISO
246g
120x
DIGITAL ZOOM
3"
SCREEN
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With outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 number 52 in best selling cameras and number 109 across all digital cameras.

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Reviews
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Features
91
Popularity
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Why Has it Scored 82?

our review analysis indicates that it has great user reviews with an average user rating of 85%, based on 183 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
This Sony digital camera is one of the best selling digital cameras currently on the market.
The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 has some great features:
High megapixels
Huge optical zoom
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
Has an image stabiliser

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The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the digital camera is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec digital cameras come to market, the older digital cameras will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for portrait photography, ranking number 238 in portrait photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 283 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for everyday photography, ranking number 284 in everyday photography cameras.
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4.3 stars (184 reviews)

62%

of Customers Would Recommend
5 Stars
114 Reviews
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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What Are People Saying About the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60?

Picture Quality
103
28
Lens System
84
19
Features
37
3
Size and Weight
48
29
Viewfinder / Screen
14
13
Price
42
34
Robustness
28
27
Flash
9
10
Design
31
10
Ease of Use
34
4
Video Capability
9
2
Battery
17
3
Connectivity
13
5
Landscape Photography
6
0
Product Quality
3
0
Wildlife Photography
2
0
Noise Level
3
0
Support
3
1
Sports Photography
0
1
Capacity
0
1
Most Owners Thought it Was Reasonably Priced
  • Outstanding value, smashing camera, much better than some more expensive ones that I have had, but still fits into your pocket.
    Burping person - Amazon 10 Sep 2015
  • Awesome saving on a great camera. Best value around. Saved nearly .
    Andy Martin - Amazon 15 Mar 2015
  • Brilliant value and image quality. I took a while to find the camera I wanted and this ticks all the boxes - the quality of image is fantastic and the ...
    Mrs M A Collins - Amazon 11 Oct 2015
  • Great value Amazing Zoom. Great Little Camera . I had been looking for a camera to bring to concerts, Read many reviews about how great the zoom is on ...
    Elaine Kavanagh - Amazon 11 Apr 2016
  • Two People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Was of a Good Quality
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    Over 10 People Thought This Digital Camera Was Robust

    Several people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 was very well made, was strong and durable and well-built.

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    Very Well Made
    10 people agree
    1 person disagrees
  • Just received my sony dschx60 camera, first impression its a well made compact, with plenty of features, but easy to use and small enough to carry.very ...
    David Evans - Amazon 28 Dec 2014
  • ... camera is incredible! It can take some stunning photos and videos. The camera is very well built and would stand up to bumps and drops easily. I use this ...
    Jakob T. - Amazon 15 Feb 2016
  • Cracking Compact! I researched cameras for absolutely ages before finally deciding on this one. I am going to Greenland in the summer and I want a decent ...
    I Heart Books - Amazon 24 Apr 2014
  • Cracking Compact! I researched cameras for absolutely ages before finally deciding on this one. I am going to Greenland in the summer and I want a decent ...
    I Heart Books "Bookworm" - Amazon 25 Apr 2014
  • View All Reviews About Built
    Strong and Durable
    5 people agree
    4 people disagree
    Well-Built
    2 people agree
    3 people disagree
    Reliable
    2 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    The Vast Majority of Customers Thought it Had a Long Battery Life

    Over 10 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 had a good battery life.

  • ... me who know nothing about photography, very easy to adjust settings, good battery life, great zoom...
    Amazon Buyer - Amazon 9 Jun 2016
  • Bought this over the Canon because battery life seemed better (according to reviews) The camera is amazing. Bought this over the Canon because battery ...
    Phil B - Amazon 11 Mar 2015
  • ... no need for a flash , low level light conditions all catered for . battery life endless , Wi\fi. NFC , no need to remove battery to charge big bonus !. ...
    Highspeedgaz - Amazon 13 Apr 2014
  • ... the lens to shake which in turn can cause image distortion.. The .. Battery life is good. The Lcd screen is next to useless in direct sunlight ... As are ...
    Mrc - Amazon 28 May 2015
  • Over 20 People Thought it Was a Good Size

    Over 10 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 was very compact and several people thought that it was also really lightweight, wasn't heavy and bulky and was easy to carry around.

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    Very Compact
    13 people agree
    5 people disagree
  • Best Compact Camera 2014. Best pocket camera yet , felexable settings plus good scene and intelligent settings , no need for a flash , low level light ...
    Highspeedgaz - Amazon 13 Apr 2014
  • ... NFC , no need to remove battery to charge big bonus !. Zoom one of the best on a compact camera , great moon shots .
    Highspeedgaz - Amazon 13 Apr 2014
  • I defy you to find a compact capable of producing such crisp, true colour images. Simply blown away by this camera. I returned the Lumiz equivalent as ...
    Bunnygirl - Amazon 27 Jan 2015
  • ... of Amazons deal weeks, so for the -40% price its a great camera. For a compact its huge and would be a very tight fit in most trouser pockets. The flash ...
    JMD - Amazon 4 Jan 2015
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    Very Lightweight
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    Not {More} Heavy and Bulky
    4 people agree
    7 people disagree
    Easy to Carry Around
    3 people agree
    3 people disagree
    Over 20 People Thought This Digital Camera Was Well Designed

    Over 10 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 was good-looking and several people thought that it was also well designed, smooth and ergonomic.

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    Good-Looking
    14 people agree
    3 people disagree
  • Why I Love It. SIZE ==== This what I describe as a Goldilocks camera. Not too big, not too small: Just right. It's light, but not too light. It's solid, ...
    The lambanana - Amazon 16 Jun 2014
  • ... like every camera the HX60 does have some flaws and that although the camera looks very beautiful to me, it does have some build issues. I'm not sure whether ...
    NightShooter - Amazon 22 Jan 2016
  • ... zoom is INCREDIBLE and maintains a high quality. The video image quality is utterly beautiful as well and stablises rocky movement (I filmed the scenery ...
    Amazon Customer - Amazon 3 Jun 2016
  • ... success in automatic modes when conditions are difficult. My wife who usually takes pretty good photos, even at night, gave up on firework shots with the ...
    Dmon - Amazon 17 May 2016
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    Well Designed
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Smooth
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Ergonomic
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    9 Out of 10 People Thought it Was Easy to Use

    Over 10 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 was very easy to use and several people thought that it was also really comfortable and easy to hold and had good controls.

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    Very Easy to Use
    14 people agree
    2 people disagree
  • ... that I can send them to my computers without the aid of plugs is a plus,easy to use,no complaints here.
    Rita Tufts - Amazon 26 Jan 2015
  • ... first impression its a well made compact, with plenty of features, but easy to use and small enough to carry.very happy so far big improvement over my ...
    David Evans - Amazon 28 Dec 2014
  • ... stag was and the first picture was where we were standing! Unreal! It is easy to use. Solid. Fantastic pop up flash which I love. Great to hold on to with ...
    S. Wylie - Amazon 22 Feb 2016
  • ... and good grip to hold. Nice weight and build quality. Great zoom length. Easy to use and has loads of features - many of which I won't use. Photo quality ...
    Mr J. - Amazon 3 Mar 2016
  • View All Reviews About Joy to Use
    Really Comfortable and Easy to Hold
    8 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has Good Controls
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Over 10 People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Had Well Designed Technical Features

    Over 10 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 had superb features.

  • ... half its potential resolution (max is 20 megapixels). The other brilliant feature is the 30x zoom, which takes you well into the subject and is sharp as ...
    Pete N. - Amazon 28 Aug 2014
  • ... half its potential resolution (max is 20 megapixels). The other brilliant feature is the 30x zoom, which takes you well into the subject and is sharp as ...
    Marion N. - Amazon 29 Aug 2014
  • ... I'd rather spend a couple of hundred pounds on this, than only a hundred pounds on a less feature rich, cheaper made camera that isn't built to last 5 ...
    Alan - Amazon 14 Jan 2015
  • ... performance, high quality, easily portable compact camera. Excellent on the features I have used so far. The camera takes great photos in low or lower ...
    Tom Kernan - Amazon 23 Dec 2014
  • The Majority of Owners Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Was Good in Terms of Connectivity

    Eight people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 had very wifi capacity.

  • ... travel and my amature photography needs. Brilliant bit of kit. Fantastic wifI setting too. But one, beats others on market.
    HANA LANGAN - Amazon 23 Jun 2015
  • ... AVCHD by default with optional MP4. The Wi-Fi works well - I downloaded PlayMemories onto my Galaxy Tab 3 from the Play Store and was soon quickly and ...
    Tallpete33 - Amazon 3 May 2014
  • ... copes with various levels of light quite well. The WI-FI is simple to use although it won't work with my HTC one. It works well with my Nexus 7 and the ...
    Rob - Newcastle-u-lyme - Amazon 6 Jan 2015
  • ... copes with various levels of light quite well. The WI-FI is simple to use although it won't work with my HTC one. It works well with my Nexus 7 and the ...
    Rob - Newcastle-u-lyme "robjones8" - Amazon 6 Jan 2015
  • 8 Out of 10 People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Was Good When it Came to Technical Guidance

    Four people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 had good technical guidance.

  • Great camera, very pleased with it. Easy instructions to follow no problems. Light weight ideal for my needs after extensive research, cannot go wrong ...
    Toddy - Amazon 17 Sep 2015
  • ... video as the memory card I have isn't big enough but the instructions are clear so should be fine....nice to have a simple printed manual instead of a ...
    Lapwing - Amazon 14 Mar 2016
  • Fab little camera which takes great quality shots - only wish the instructions were a ... Fab little camera which takes great quality shots - only wish ...
    Dora - Amazon 13 Mar 2016
  • ... were a ... Fab little camera which takes great quality shots - only wish the instructions were a little more comprehensive for technophobes like me.
    Dora - Amazon 13 Mar 2016
  • Some People Thought it Had an OK Noise Level

    Four people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 wasn't noisy.

  • ... trickery, Canon edges the sony out with less noise in the photos The noise from the Sony sensor starts visibly degrading things at about ISO 400; as the ...
    Chris Hoare - Amazon 11 May 2014
  • ... more detail in the Sony photos compared to the Canon ones; and less noise in daylight situations. As the light dims; if you don’t resort to software ...
    Chris Hoare - Amazon 11 May 2014
  • ... more detail in the Sony photos compared to the Canon ones; and less noise in daylight situations. As the light dims; if you don’t resort to software ...
    Chris Hoare "Chris" - Amazon 12 May 2014
  • A zoom to far. I wrote this review having spent time with Canon’s SX700 and a Sony HX60; both are 2014 model travel super zooms. Both are broadly ...
    Chris Hoare "Chris" - Amazon 12 May 2014
  • One Person Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Had a Low Capacity
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    The Majority of People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Had a Good Lens

    More than 50 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 had a very good zoom and several people thought that it also had a good lens and autofocus.

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    Has an Excellent Zoom
    53 people agree
    5 people disagree
  • ... review but I have to mention it here. (Because I love it). It's simply the BEST zoom that I've ever used. So from great distances you can get detailed, ...
    The Lambanana "the Lambanana" - Amazon 17 Jun 2014
  • ... camera out in Cape Cod and I was not disappointed. Clear, crisp images, excellent zoom, a panoramic feature, and many more settings I have yet to play ...
    I Heart Books "Bookworm" - Amazon 25 Apr 2014
  • ... camera out in Cape Cod and I was not disappointed. Clear, crisp images, excellent zoom, a panoramic feature, and many more settings I have yet to play ...
    I Heart Books - Amazon 24 Apr 2014
  • Five Stars. Brilliant camera, takes great pics and fantastic zoom. Excellent all rounder and great value for money!
    Skylar - Amazon 21 Sep 2015
  • View All Reviews About Zoom
    Has a Good Lens
    7 people agree
    5 people disagree
    Has a Good Autofocus
    2 people agree
    7 people disagree
    More Than 10 People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Had a Good Screen or Viewfinder

    Several people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 had a good screen and viewfinder.

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    Has a Good Screen
    8 people agree
    5 people disagree
  • ... this ticks all the boxes - the quality of image is fantastic and the viewing screen excellent, among lots of other plus points.
    Mrs M A Collins - Amazon 11 Oct 2015
  • ... Stars. Great little camera,takes terrific pictures,unfortunately can't see screen in bright sunlight.
    M. Slipman - Amazon 10 Aug 2015
  • ... to hold on to with the curved front for your fingers to wrap round. Large clear screen. I was able to send photos to my phone in a matter of seconds. I ...
    S. Wylie - Amazon 22 Feb 2016
  • ... difference between them. The LCD screen is reasonable - as with all of these cameras its often difficult to see in bright light and it could be improved ...
    Dr. Robin Martin - Amazon 13 Mar 2016
  • View All Reviews About Screen
    Has a Good Viewfinder
    2 people agree
    3 people disagree
    More Than 100 People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 Took Good Pictures

    Over 80 people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 was very able to produce good images and several people thought that it was also very good in low light, had a good picture quality and ISO range.

    View All Reviews About Picture Quality
    Really Able to Produce Good Images
    84 people agree
    12 people disagree
  • ... get your head around. So far it feels intuitive and takes excellent photos just on the auto settings. The zoom is amazing and very stable. Very pleased ...
    Amazon Customer - Amazon 7 May 2015
  • ... am extremely pleased with this Sony camera. My main criteria was the ability to produce excellent pictures and this Sony camera does not disappoint. Many ...
    PR - Amazon 29 Jan 2015
  • ... for all eventualities. Bought this before going on holiday. Got some brilliant pictures with it, scene settings work well in snow and low light. The manual ...
    Pj - Amazon 9 Jan 2015
  • Amazing! This camera is incredible! It can take some stunning photos and videos. The camera is very well built and would stand up to bumps and drops easily. ...
    Jakob T. - Amazon 15 Feb 2016
  • View All Reviews About Pictures
    Brilliant in Low Light
    10 people agree
    4 people disagree
    Has a Good Picture Quality
    10 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has a Good ISO Range
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    Able to Produce Clear Pictures
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    8 Out of 10 Customers Thought This Digital Camera Was Good for Video Capture

    Six people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 was good for video recording.

  • ... although sometimes I'll leave it brighter or darker by accident. I takes decent videos and I also found it easy to connect it with my Android phone as ...
    Eric Baker - Amazon 8 Mar 2016
  • ... steady even at full zoom, the HD recording has great audio clarity and sharp videos. Having attended a Christmas Concert, a Christmas Carol Concert and ...
    Tom Kernan - Amazon 23 Dec 2014
  • ... focus and hunt to focus again. Thinking this was a low light issue I wanted to take a movie this weekend in bright sunlight. Again it just would not lock ...
    Giarc - Amazon 11 Oct 2015
  • ... flash. The video recording button is too near your thumb and is too easy to record videos inadvertently. In general, a bit disappointed with the overall ...
    Alonsorx - Amazon 8 Aug 2015
  • Six People Thought it Had a Good Flash

    Six people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 had a good flash.

  • ... with the quality of shots especially at long focal lengths. The little pop up flash works well too and copes with various levels of light quite well. The ...
    Rob - Newcastle-u-lyme - Amazon 6 Jan 2015
  • ... quality of shots especially at long focal lengths.
    The little pop up flash works well too and copes with various levels of light quite well. The WI-FI ...
    Rob - Newcastle-u-lyme "robjones8" - Amazon 6 Jan 2015
  • ... where we were standing! Unreal! It is easy to use. Solid. Fantastic pop up flash which I love. Great to hold on to with the curved front for your fingers ...
    S. Wylie - Amazon 22 Feb 2016
  • ... and the picture being taken. Not using flash was not a problem at all even taking photos from the full 30x optical zoom distance. Highly recommended and ...
    AW - Amazon 16 Feb 2015
  • Five People Thought it Takes Good Landscape Photos

    Four people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 was good for macro photography.

  • Excellent camera. Great macro function for close up shots. Transfer of images on to laptop by wireless is the best bit for me...
    Concerned - Amazon 8 Mar 2016
  • ... dark when you remember to deploy the flash and very good macro focus close up pictures with a little help...
    Night Hawk - Amazon 24 Oct 2015
  • ... is average, along with the night, low light shots but on the up side the macro shots are very good. To me this camera is very confused and a jumble of ...
    Happy Shopper - Amazon 6 Jan 2015
  • ... is average, along with the night, low light shots but on the up side the macro shots are very good.

    To me this camera is very confused and ...
    Actiongirl5 - Amazon 6 Jan 2015
  • One Person Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60 is Not Good for Sports Photography
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    Some Customers Thought it is Good for Wildlife Photography

    Two people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 is good for wildlife photography.

  • ... in the jungle, and diving with it in a waterproof bag. Its produced some stunning wildlife photos, and have matched or even bettered the pics taken from ...
    Mrs. A. E. Brown - Amazon 29 Jun 2016
  • This is an excellent Camera - takes some fantastic close ups of wildlife ... This is an excellent Camera - takes some fantastic close ups of wildlife and ...
    Kath1973 - Amazon 8 Jul 2016
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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    High megapixels
    Huge optical zoom
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Has an image stabiliser
    Supports Wi-Fi
    Features smile detection
    Supports Full HD video
    Has a built-in flash
    Big digital zoom
    Has an HDMI
    Has a self-timer
    Tiny closest focusing distance
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
    380 battery life
    Tiny maximum aperture number
    ok weight
    ok display diagonal
    Lower than average maximum ISO sensitivity
    Not waterproof
    Only 1/2 to 1/2.5" image sensor size
    High Megapixels

    Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 15MP. The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60's sensor megapixels of 20.4MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 90% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Huge Optical Zoom

    The optical zoom of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 of 30x is very big compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 92% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

    A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

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    Has an Image Stabiliser

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 has an image stabiliser. 70% of cameras also have an image stabiliser.

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    Lower Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

    The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 100 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 of only 1,000 is very low compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 97% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 supports Wi-Fi. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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    Not Waterproof

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 is not waterproof, although keep in mind that 94% of cameras are also not waterproof.

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    Features Smile Detection
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 features smile detection, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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    Supports Full HD Video
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    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 71% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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    The weight of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 of 246g is ok compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 60% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Has a Built-in Flash
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 has a built-in flash. 74% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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    Big Digital Zoom

    Across all the cameras the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60's digital zoom of 120x is very big compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 2% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Has an HDMI
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 has an HDMI, unlike 61% of cameras which do not have an HDMI.

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    The display diagonal of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 of 3" is ok compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 59% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Has a Self-Timer

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 81% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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    Tiny Closest Focusing Distance

    The closest focusing distance of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 of only 0.05m is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 16% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Only 1/2 to 1/2.5" Image Sensor Size

    This digital camera has a 1/2.3" image sensor size, which is typical of many cameras.

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    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras. 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.

    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.

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    Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 90% of cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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    380 Battery Life

    Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 which takes 380 battery life.

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    Tiny Maximum Aperture Number

    The maximum aperture number of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 of only 3.5 is smaller than 80% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Popularity

    Popularity

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 has been listed on Kagoo since March 2019 and is currently ranked number 109 out of 392 digital cameras.
    79
    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A digital camera with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

    We have analysed the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60, and ranked it:

    Good Value For Money
    This digital camera is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.

    Product Quality Score
    High End Good Value for Money

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    What the Reviews Say

    Most owners thought it was reasonably priced
    4.3 Stars

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    Robustness
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    Flash
    9
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    Design
    31
    10
    Ease of Use
    34
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    Video Capability
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    2
    Battery
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    Connectivity
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    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60 Specification

    Key Features
    Optical Zoom
    Weight
    Camera Type
    Megapixels
    Picture Quality
    Image Stabiliser
    Image Sensor Size
    Sensor Type
    Image Formats Supported
    Design
    Waterproof
    Colour
    Lens System
    Digital Zoom
    Maximum Aperture Number
    Lens Type
    Focusing
    Closest Focusing Distance
    Smile Detection
    Focus Adjustment
    Light Exposure
    ISO Sensitivity
    Light Exposure Modes
    Maximum ISO Sensitivity
    Flash
    Flash Guide Number
    Video
    Full HD Video
    Maximum Video Resolution
    Video Resolution
    Video Formats Supported
    Audio
    Audio Formats Supported
    Memory
    Compatible Memory Card
    Display
    Display Diagonal
    Touchscreen
    Display
    Ports & Interfaces
    HDMI
    Camera
    Image Processor
    White Balance
    Shooting Modes
    Photo Effects
    Battery
    Battery Technology
    Battery Type
    Battery Life
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Near Field Communication (NFC)
    Other Features
    Built-in Flash
    Minimum Processor
    Interface
    Dimensions (WxDxH)
    Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
    Panorama
    Lens System
    Power Supply Type
    Size
    Sensor Resolution
    Effective Megapixels (Image)
    Accessories Included
    Type
    Technical Details
    Self-Timer
    Focal Length
    Model Number
    Shutter Speed
    Wireless Technology
    Features
    Rechargeable Battery

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