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Sony Cybershot DSC-H400

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Sony Cybershot DSC-H400

£219.00
Sony Cybershot DSC-H400
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A classic and bargain price bridge camera, with very good features and a giant 63x optical zoom
Bridge 20.1MP 63x Yes Feb 2014
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Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 number 92 across all digital cameras.
88
Reviews
4 Reviews
90
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
4 Years Old
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has good user reviews with 75% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
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. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Sony digital camera has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Very big optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
6.5 (t) focal length: f=4.4-277 mm zoom 63 x optical zoom up to 500x (vga) digital zoom (still image) up to 126 x digital zoom (movie) focus focus mode: multi point AF, center weighted AF, spotaf, tracking focus, face tracking focus focus range: 1 cm
Infinity (w), 3.5 m
Infinity (t) display screen type: 3.0

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the Cybershot DSC-H400 with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 129 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 140 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 134 in wildlife photography cameras.
75
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
78
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

How Big is the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400?

The Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 is 129.6mm wide and 95mm tall. It is 122.3mm deep and weighs 628g.

Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 front dimensions
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Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Based on 22,092 expert and owner reviews (including 7,416 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its cameras. 92% of those that bought a Sony digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Superb Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and very good features but is over 6 months old. However at £219.00 it is cheaper than 66% of cameras.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 and the United Kingdom price of £219.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $229.63 (£316.38).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This digital camera was released in February 2014.

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Cybershot DSC-H400 of 20.1MP is higher than 82% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Cybershot DSC-H400 is 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Very Big Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 of 63x is bigger than 99% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 of 3.4 is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 37% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Cybershot DSC-H400 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The Cybershot DSC-H400's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 3,200 is lower than 78% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 of 628g is heavier than average when compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 90% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Cybershot DSC-H400 has a tripod mount, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Cybershot DSC-H400 supports direct printing, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not support direct printing.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Cybershot DSC-H400 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 91% of cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Cybershot DSC-H400 does not have a GPS (satellite), although this is within the context that 89% of cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Cybershot DSC-H400 of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 37% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Face Detection

The Cybershot DSC-H400 features face detection, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not feature face detection.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 of 0.435" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 54% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The Cybershot DSC-H400 supports a maximum still image resolution of 5152 x 3864. That's over six times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. The worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Cybershot DSC-H400 of only 6.5 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 13% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 features brightness adjustment. 78% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 has a USB connectivity. 87% of cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Very Big Digital Zoom

The Cybershot DSC-H400's digital zoom of 500x is bigger than 99% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The digital zooms of cameras range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Cybershot DSC-H400 does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The Cybershot DSC-H400's internal memory of 55MB is in the biggest 32% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The smallest internal memory of cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Cybershot DSC-H400 has a self-timer. 82% of digital cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon dsch400bceh, sony dsch400bceh

Barcodes:

00027242877092, 00845251071719, 00845251071726, 00845251071733, 00845251071740, 04905524981568, 04905524981629, 04905524981636, 04905524981650, 05013493248946

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