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Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V
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01net.com 4 Star ljudochbild.se Recommended lydogbillede.dk Especially Recommended 5 star PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
A multi award winning and massive optical zoom compact digital camera, good for sports photography
Compact 20.4MP 30x Yes Jan 2015
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Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V number 541 across all digital cameras.
92
Reviews
24 Reviews + 4 Awards
90
Value for Money
Excellent
85
Features
Fully-Featured
66
Age
3 Years Old
85
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 85?

It has good expert reviews and brilliant user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this camera to others. This digital camera has received four awards including a "Recommended" award from Lydogbillede.dk plus one other site and more industry awards from Ljudochbild.se plus one other site. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Sony digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report it is easy to use, good picture quality and that it is a good size.
The Cybershot DSC-HX60V has some great features:
5184 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Multi interface shoe
See your pictures in 4k detail
Get creative with picture effect
Make your smartphone A remote control
Share with wi-fi and NFC
Create, connect, and share
Apps to evolve each shot
See every trick and transition
Unleash your inner director
Vibrant image playback on the go
Pop-up flash
Ergonomic grip
Manual controls
Higher than average megapixels
Take your photography further
Track the action
Optical steadyshot
30x optical zoom
Hold steady and zoom in
Sony G lens
BIONZ X image processor
20.4MP exmor R CMOS sensor
Big zoom, total control
Average minimum aperture number
Very big optical zoom
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What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

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-HX60V?

The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V is 108.1mm wide and 63.6mm tall. It is 38.3mm deep and weighs 246g.

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V front dimensions
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V top dimensions
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V size in context

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Four Industry Awards

This camera received a "Recommended" award from both websites Lydogbillede.dk and PhotographyBlog.com, both of which said that this digital camera was very good.

The experts at two more expert review sites both thought that this Sony camera was very good. Ljudochbild.se gave this camera a "Recommended" award and 01net.com gave it a "4 Star" award.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on 17 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, Techradar and Pocket Lint this camera has an average expert rating of 80%.

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Excellent User Reviews

The average user rating of this camera is superb based on 7 user reviews. 6 reviewers (85% of all reviewers) gave this camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others. Most Cybershot DSC-HX60V owners think it is one of the very best digital cameras.

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Sony Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

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

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers reckoned that the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V was easy to use.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Two customers who purchased the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V considered that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Three people who bought this digital camera reckoned that it was compact.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the Cybershot DSC-HX60V in January 2015.

Features

5184 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Cybershot DSC-HX60V is 5184 x 3456 pixels. That's 13% higher resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V's sensor megapixels of 20.4MP is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 12% 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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Very Big Optical Zoom

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V's optical zoom of 30x is very big compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 2% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V's minimum aperture number of 4.3 is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 65% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Cybershot DSC-HX60V of 12,800 is in the highest 24% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of digital cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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Average Weight

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V's weight of 246g is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 42% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V has a carrying case, unlike 88% of cameras which do not have a carrying case.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 50% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V has a GPS (satellite), which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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380 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Cybershot DSC-HX60V which takes 380 battery life.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V has a wrist strap. 91% of cameras do not have a wrist strap.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other digital cameras, the Cybershot DSC-HX60V does not feature bluetooth. 95% of digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Cybershot DSC-HX60V of 120x is very big compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 2% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The digital zooms of cameras range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V features contrast adjustment. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V has a tripod mount, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Cybershot DSC-HX60V supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V's display resolution of 922,000 pixels is in the highest 23% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1440 x 1080|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Cybershot DSC-HX60V of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 37% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX60V supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony dschx60v, sony n096015w, sony hx60vb

Barcodes:

0004.90552E+12, 03355830056763, 04056572579259, 04905524980097, 04905524980103, 04905524980110, 04905524980165, 04905524980189, 04905524980196, 05415247109198

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