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Sony DSC-HX50V Digital Camera

reviewed.com Editor's Choice Camera Labs Recommended Les Numeriques.com 5 Star Digital Versus 5 Star hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended
20.4MP 30x CMOS Oct 2013
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
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45 Reasons For

Five Industry Awards

The experts at two expert review sites both concluded that they would recommend this Sony camera. This Sony digital camera received a "Recommended" award from both Camera Labs and Hardwarezone.com.ph.

This camera received an "Editor's Choice" from Reviewed.com who thought that this digital camera was superb.

This digital camera received a "5 Star" award from both Digital Versus and Les Numeriques.com.

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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on twenty-three expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Techradar, Camera Labs and Digital Versus the average expert rating of this camera is 75%.

Owner Reviews Are Average

On average, people who bought this compact camera rated it as 73%.

Good Size

Eight people wrote in their reviews that it was compact. Expert review site Cnet.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V combines two things a lot of people are after in a compact camera” . Cnet.com also wrote “Sony's Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V is an excellent compact megazoom suitable for snapshooters to enthusiasts, though the latter might be turned off by some aspects of the camera”. Cameralabs.com wrote on expert website Camera Labs “Sony HX50V review The Sony Cyber-shot HX50V is the World's smallest and lightest compact camera with a 30x optical zoom range”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was a good body shape. Expert review site Cnet.com wrote “A pocketable body and a long zoom lens” in their review.

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Good Quality Lens

Several customers wrote in their reviews that the product had a good zoom. Expert website Digitalone.com.sg said “Lightest camera with a powerful 30x optical zoom (24 to 720mm equivalent of 35mm film) lens” in their Sony DSC-HX50V review. Digital-Photography-School.com said “The zoom range is appealing, impressive and somewhat frustrating”.

Some Sony DSC-HX50V owners who purchased it considered that it had a good lens. One Sony DSC-HX50V reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good image stabiliser.

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Popular Choice

The DSC-HX50V is a popular choice amongst customers who bought cameras in the last 3 months.

Good Quality Pictures

Three people who bought this digital camera agreed that it was able to produce good images. Cnet.com.au mentioned in their review of the Sony DSC-HX50V on expert review site CNET.com.au “Photographers who crave plenty of zoom generally look at superzoom cameras that are bigger than your average point-and-shoot, with giant lens barrels”. Consumersearch.com mentioned “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V also captures fantastic photos and videos”. Expert website Hardwarezone.com.my gave the Sony DSC-HX50V a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Its image stabilization is also top-notch, with the hot shoe mount providing more options to users (though we feel it's still” in their review of this digital camera.

One Sony DSC-HX50V owner said in their reviews that it had a good image sensor. One Sony DSC-HX50V owner who bought it reckoned that it had a good picture resolution. Expert review site Macworld.com.au wrote “Boasting a 30x zoom and the ability to capture images at 20.4 megapixels or full HD 1080p movies”.

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Nice Design

Several Sony DSC-HX50V reviewers who bought the Sony DSC-HX50V reckoned that it was good looking. Expert review site Digitalone.com.sg mentioned in their Sony DSC-HX50V review “You want to take a wide landscape shot of this beautiful sunset.”. Digitalone.com.sg also mentioned “Also in the next moment, zoom in on that beautiful seagull gliding over the ocean”.

One customer who purchased this digital camera wrote that it had a good case. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert review site Digital Versus “Sports a 30x optical zoom lens in a compact casing”.

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Sony Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

Sony compact cameras have good ratings on average and across all cameras Sony is one of the superior manufacturers.

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Good Video Capture

A number of people who purchased this digital camera thought it was good for video recording.

Easy to Use

One person who bought the Sony DSC-HX50V mentioned that it was easy to use. Expert website Consumersearch.com mentioned in their review of the Sony DSC-HX50V “Small and simple to use” . One customer reckoned that it had a good experience. Four years ago expert review site Digital-Photography-School.com said “I’ve had lots of experience with these mega zoom cameras”.

Robust

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was well made. Expert review site Reviewed.com said “The electronics giant released a slew of impressive cameras, from full-frame compacts to super solid point and shoots” in their review of this digital camera.

Good Support

One person who reviewed this digital camera mentioned that it had good technical guidance. Consumersearch.com said in their review “Add a wealth of high-end features -- including full manual controls and a hot shoe --”.

Good Connectivity

One Sony DSC-HX50V owner who purchased it mentioned that it had gps. Expert website Photographyblog.com mentioned four years ago “Offering a focal range of 24-720mm, 20.4 megapixel back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor, wi-fi connectivity and built-in GPS tracking comple” in their Sony DSC-HX50V review.

Good Technical Features

One customer said in their reviews that it had good features.

Reasonably Priced

One Sony DSC-HX50V reviewer considered that the Sony DSC-HX50V was good value for money. Cameralabs.com wrote on expert website Camera Labs “Offering two options in the form of the HX50(V) and the more affordable 20x WX300” yet they gave it a rating of 15 out of 100.

Full HD HD Type

The HD type of this digital camera is Full HD, which is typical of many digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

has a GPS (satellite)

Unlike most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the DSC-HX50V which do not have a GPS (satellite), the DSC-HX50V has a GPS (satellite).

Alternative cameras with a GPS (satellite) currently available which you might want to consider include the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The DSC-HX50V supports Full HD video, unlike most of the other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the DSC-HX50V which do not support Full HD video.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The DSC-HX50V supports wi-Fi, unlike most of the other compact cameras that have been around for a similar time to the DSC-HX50V which do not support wi-Fi.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the DSC-HX50V, the Sony DSC-HX50V has an image stabilizer.

There are a number of other digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available that you might also want to look at including the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] which has better reviews.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Canon 105[plb_377573_price] is also worth considering.

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Very Big Digital Zoom

When compared to other digital cameras that were released more than two years ago that we have checked, the digital zoom of the DSC-HX50V of 120 times zoom factor is one of the biggest. Across all the cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-HX50V the digital zooms range from 2x to 120x, and the average digital zoom is 13x.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Sony DSC-HX50V has a built-in flash. Most of the other compact cameras that came out more than two years ago also have a built-in flash.

We compared all the other cameras with a built-in flash to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] is also worth considering.

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash including the Canon 105[plb_377573_price].

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Quite High Megapixel

The DSC-HX50V has a fairly high megapixel (20.4 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the DSC-HX50V. The megapixels of compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the DSC-HX50V range from 10MP to 29MP.

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Very Big Optical Zoom

When compared to other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DSC-HX50V that we have assessed the optical zoom of, the DSC-HX50V's optical zoom of 30 times zoom factor is one of the biggest. Across all the digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the optical zooms range from 2x to 30x, and the average optical zoom is 8.3x.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

SD compatible memory cards

This digital camera supports an MS Duo|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many cameras of a similar age and spec to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If the memory card type of this camera is not good enough for you then you might want to consider the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC) which also has a higher rating.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many compact cameras that are a comparable age to it.

Alternative cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available that you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price].

Digital cameras with a better sensor type that might be worth looking at include the Canon 105[plb_377573_price] (CCD).

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Features Four Image Quality Adjustments

The Sony DSC-HX50V has a greater number of image adjustment modes than most cameras that are a similar age to it. This Sony digital camera features a Contrast image quality adjustment, which is the most commonly featured image quality adjustment featured on digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The image quality adjustments "Brightness", "Saturation" and "Sharpness" are also featured on this Sony camera.

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Two Memory Slotss

The DSC-HX50V has more memory slotss than most of the similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the DSC-HX50V. This camera is a two memory slots digital camera compared to most of the compact cameras that were released more than two years ago which only have one memory slots.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector Type

The number of HDMI connector types found on the DSC-HX50V is more than most cameras of this spec and age. This camera has a Micro HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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Has Six White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Sony DSC-HX50V is more than most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on digital cameras of this type and age. The white balances "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent" and "Incandescent" are also found on this Sony camera.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

When compared to other cameras of a comparable age and type to the DSC-HX50V, the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Sony DSC-HX50V of 720 millimeters is one of the longest. Across all the compact cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DSC-HX50V the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s range from 0.28mm to 720mm.

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Has Two Photo Effectss

The DSC-HX50V has a greater number of photo effects than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Sony camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the DSC-HX50V. The photo effects "Art" is also found on this camera.

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Fairly Many Total Megapixels

The average total megapixels of similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DSC-HX50V is 18MP, and the total megapixelss range from 10MP to 33MP. With a total megapixels of 21.1 megapixels, the Sony DSC-HX50V has one of the more total megapixelss amongst compact cameras of this age.

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5184 X 3888 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The DSC-HX50V has a 5184 x 3888 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than the 4608 x 3072 pixels maximum image resolution found on most cameras of this type and age. The best image resolution of all comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to the DSC-HX50V is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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400 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

Most cameras of a similar age and type to the DSC-HX50V take between 150 and 499 battery life (CIPA standard)s, including the DSC-HX50V which takes 400 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Has One Camera Playback

The number of camera playback modes found on the Sony DSC-HX50V is more than most cameras of this age and type. The most frequently found camera playback is Movie, but this camera playback is not found on this camera. The camera playbacks Slide show are also found on this Sony camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The DSC-HX50V supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. 1280 x 720 pixels is also supported by this digital camera. This Sony digital camera also support a video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels and 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.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DSC-HX50V.

The worst supported video resolution across comparable types of digital camera is 320 x 240 pixels.

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3648 X 2736 Still Image Resolution(s)

The DSC-HX50V has a higher still image resolution than most compact cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera has a 3648 x 2736 still image resolution(s), whereas most cameras of this age and spec have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). This Sony digital camera also have still image resolution(s)s of 5184 x 3888 and 2592 x 1944 and 1920 x 1080. The best still image resolution of all cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-HX50V is 4608 x 3456 and the worst is 480 x 480.

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Supports Five ISO Sensitivitys

The DSC-HX50V has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras of a similar age and type to it. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this Sony digital camera. The ISO sensitivitys 80, 1600, 3200, 12800 and Auto are also supported by this camera.

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TFT Display

The DSC-HX50V has a TFT display which is better than the LCD display found on most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight.

A TFT display is actually the best display amongst all cameras that came out more than two years ago.

Amongst comparable types of camera the worst display is LCD.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is the most commonly found focus adjustment on compact cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago have minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 12mm and 35mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 26mm. At only 24 millimeters, the DSC-HX50V has a quite short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

The smallest ISO sensitivity (min) of compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-HX50V is 80, the biggest is 200, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 100. The DSC-HX50V has one of the smaller ISO sensitivity (min)s (only 80) amongst compact cameras of this age.

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Very Short Start-Up Time

The shortest start-up time of cameras of this age and type is 1.8ms, the longest is 1,000ms, and the average start-up time is 400ms. At only 1.9 milliseconds, the Sony DSC-HX50V has a quite short start-up time compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Video Capability

The Sony DSC-HX50V does not support video capability, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the DSC-HX50V also do not support video capability.

We think you might also be interested in other cameras which also support video capability including the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

Most compact cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the DSC-HX50V are not waterproof. The Sony DSC-HX50V is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

If you want a camera that is waterproof then you might also want to consider the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years, the Sony DSC-HX50V is not 3D.

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Only Features Five Flash Modess

The Sony DSC-HX50V has a greater number of flash modes than most compact cameras that were released more than two years ago. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-HX50V. The flash modess "Flash off", "Flash on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Sony digital camera.

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Very Low Motion JPEG Frame Rate

The Sony DSC-HX50V has one of the lower motion JPEG frame rates (only 25 frames per second) amongst compact cameras of this age. The motion JPEG frame rates of comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-HX50V range from 24fps to 60fps, and the average motion JPEG frame rate is 37fps.

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Only Supports Two Camera File Systems

The Sony DSC-HX50V has a greater number of camera file systems than most cameras that are a similar age to it. The most frequently supported camera file system is Exif 2.3, but this camera file system is not supported by this Sony digital camera. The camera file systems DCF and DPOF 1.1 are also supported by this camera.

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Very Low Playback Zoom (max)

The DSC-HX50V has a fairly low playback zoom (max) (only 8 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DSC-HX50V. Across all the digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the playback zoom (max)s range from 8x to 16x.

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Very Short Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

Across all the compact cameras that were launched more than two years ago the slowest camera shutter speeds range from 4s to 250s, and the average slowest camera shutter speed is 36s. At only 4 seconds, the DSC-HX50V has a fairly short slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other compact cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Fairly Large Minimum Aperture Number

The Sony DSC-HX50V has a quite large minimum aperture number (3.5) compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a comparable age to the DSC-HX50V. Cameras of this age and spec have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.7 and 4.5, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.7.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony DSC-HX50V

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Display Diagonal

The Sony DSC-HX50V has a relatively standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras that have been available for more than two years.

Alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available which you might also want to consider include the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 245 grams, the DSC-HX50V has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-HX50V.

Digital cameras with a heavier weight that might also be worth looking at include the Canon PowerShot D20[plb_1609521_price] (205g) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Waterproof
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Number of Aspheric Elements
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Focus Adjustment
Smile Detection
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
External Flash Connector
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Wind Filter
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Noise Reduction
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Second Display
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
AV Output
USB Connector Type
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS (satellite)
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Playback Zoom (max)
Image Quality Adjustment
Image Editing
Camera File System
Multi Burst Mode
Camera Playback
Saturation Adjustment
Contrast Adjustment
Direct Printing
Brightness Adjustment
Start-Up Time
Built-In Processor
Scene Modes
Languages Support
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Battery Level Indicator
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Quick Start Guide
Wrist Strap Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Face Detection
Panorama
Manual Focus
Optical Viewfinder
Trimming
Electrical Viewfinder
Technical Details
Image Processor

5 Awards

reviewed.com Editor's Choice Camera Labs Recommended Les Numeriques.com 5 Star Digital Versus 5 Star hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended

Expert Reviews

(36)
16 January 2014

Sony makes some great cameras and the DSC-HX50V is yet another in the Cyber-shot range. Boasting a 30x zoom and the ability to capture images at 20.4 megapixels or full HD 1080p movies, it will... Read more…

1 November 2013

Now that smartphones are starting to pull the rug out from under the low end of the point-and-shoot market, camera companies have to make a strong argument for spending hundreds of dollars more on...

Reviewed.com

12 August 2013

Ratings in depth At the time of launch the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX50V is the smallest compact camera with a 30x zoom lens. This Sony G lens has an equivalent focal length of 24-720mm, making it... Read more…

12 August 2013

At the time of launch the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX50V is the smallest compact camera with a 30x zoom lens. This Sony G lens has an equivalent focal length of 24-720mm, making it enormously versatile... Read more…

5 August 2013

Hardwarezone.com.ph

You may be surprised, but many camera purchase decisions have been down to the simple fact that their owners just want something better than their smartphone camera to take pictures when they're... Read more…

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User Reviews

(8)
Reviewed 1 October 2015 by Vicent Ibañez Piera

Don't buy it. The control wheel fails just after two months of light use...

Reviewed 5 February 2015 by Paul W.
(Verified Purchase)

I turned off all automatic updates from the Microsoft stores. Once an update is issued, unless it is required to use the program, I wait for a week or so to see the reviews, then I determine if I... Read more…

Reviewed 9 December 2014 by Justin T.
(Verified Purchase)

Has had problems coming back from sleep mode since day one, usually comes around after a while of messing with it, open close a bunch, plug into power unplug a few times, hold power button in... Read more…

Nice Screen, Touch Is Handy, Good Price
This camera has a lot of features
I bought this camera from a local vender and not Newegg. Newegg has always taken care of any issue that I have ever had in the past so there isn't anything that Newegg can do for me except post this r
Touchscreen, plenty of memory, quick boot up and faster awakening and an optical drive to boot. I bought this computer as I went back to school and it has been great. I've used the presentation mode m
Windows 8.1 apps can sync with google programs for calendar, contacts, drive, etc
Can't access battery without major disassembly, constantly freezes in sleep mode and wont come out, bloatware
I have used this camera for taking photos of my step-son playing High school football and Basketball. After 4 months of little use I am sending the camera in for repair. I am getting an error code of
Comes preloaded with Lenovo and Microsoft bloatware, but what computer doesn't anymore Just shutdown the programs that you don't use and uninstall if you haven't had any issues
Sometimes "apps" from the Microsoft store won't load or are glitchy, but that's usually because the program is trying to push an update
Reviewed 4 February 2016 by Mikel Zubizarreta
(Verified Purchase)

Love it! Very sharp photos and plenty of zoom. Just what I needed...

Reviewed 13 March 2015 by Mustafa
(Verified Purchase)

Great value for price, definitely happy with the purchase. However, the downside is that the head phones get too tight after 3+ hours of wearing them. Now I use them frequently for sitting at a... Read more…

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony 20, sony 20m, sony hx50, sony 20me, sony 20meg, sony hx50v, sony 20mega, sony hx50vb, sony dschx50, sony 20megap, sony 20megapi, sony dschx50v, sony dschx50vs, sony dschx50vb, sony 20megapix, sony 20megapixe, sony 20megapixel
Barcodes 00027242862227, 00027242862234, 00799456164601, 00799456164618, 00905524944556, 04905524943238, 04905524943245, 04905524943368, 04905524943399, 04905524944549, 04905524944556, 04905524944570, 04905524944587

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