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Sony DSC-J10L

A 4 year old compact digital camera with average features
Compact 16.1MP 4x No Sep 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Sony DSC-J10L Review

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Average Features
35
3 Years Old
Overall Score
34
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2017.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very light
Has a built-in flash
Only 320 x 240 pixels video resolution
Very slow start-up time

How Big is the Sony DSC-J10L?

The Sony DSC-J10L is 93.6mm wide and 59.4mm tall. It is 17.3mm deep and weighs 126g.

Sony DSC-J10L front dimensions

Sony DSC-J10L size in context

Sony DSC-J10L In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

We checked 32,324 user and expert reviews (including 10,628 verified purchases) for Sony digital cameras and found that on average Sony has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Sony has very good ratings specifically for its digital cameras. 92% of those that bought a Sony digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Average Megapixels

The DSC-J10L's sensor megapixels of 16.1MP is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the DSC-J10L of 4x is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 320 X 240 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the DSC-J10L is 320 x 240 pixels. That's 96% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. A video resolution of 320 x 240 is known as QVGA.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Sony DSC-J10L has a built-in flash, as do 66% of digital cameras.

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Very Light

Across all the digital cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Sony DSC-J10L's weight of only 126g is fairly light compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lightest 23% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Slow Start-Up Time

The average start-up time of all cameras is 740ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 2,000ms. The DSC-J10L's start-up time of 2,000ms is in the slowest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Smile Detection

The DSC-J10L features smile detection, unlike 89% of digital cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The DSC-J10L supports video capability. 67% of digital cameras do not support video capability.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the DSC-J10L of 28x is in the biggest 6% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average digital zoom of all digital cameras is 11x, with the smallest being 0.72x and the biggest being 810x.

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Features Smile Detection

The Sony DSC-J10L features smile detection, which is unusual. 97% of digital cameras do not feature smile detection.

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Only 210 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life, including the DSC-J10L which takes 210 battery life.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The Sony DSC-J10L's internal memory of 4.1GB is in the biggest 3% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average internal memory of all cameras is 390MB, with the smallest being 1MB and the biggest being 32GB.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The DSC-J10L's display diagonal of only 2.7" is fairly small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 25% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all cameras is 2.9", with the smallest being 0.5" and the largest being 9".

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Sony DSC-J10L features multi burst mode. 87% of cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Quite Low Playback Zoom (max)

The Sony DSC-J10L's playback zoom (max) of only 1x is very low compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 3% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have playback zoom (max) of between 1x and 30x, and the average playback zoom (max) is 10x.

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Does Not Feature Contrast Adjustment

Like most other digital cameras, the Sony DSC-J10L does not feature contrast adjustment. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The DSC-J10L's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the DSC-J10L in September 2013.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony dscj10lceh, sony dscj10bceh, sony dscj10wceh, bvi sndscj10rd, 4905524757439, 4905524757125, dscj10r.cee8, dscj10w.cee8, dscj10l.cee8, dscj10dcee8, dscj10white, SNDSCJ10WE, sony 161mp, sndscj10bk, bvi 161mp
Barcodes 00027242813151, 00662425830855, 04905524757095, 04905524757118, 04905524757125, 04905524757132, 04905524757248, 04905524757279, 04905524757286, 04905524757422, 04905524757439, 04905524757446, 04905524757569, 04905524757668, 04905524757699, 04905524757705
Higher display resolution (numeric)
10% larger display diagonal
Older by one year
95% bigger internal memory
50% higher display resolution (numeric)
350 shots battery life (CIPA standard)
A lot heavier
Higher display resolution (numeric)
64% larger display diagonal
330 shots battery life (CIPA standard)
2x smaller digital zoom

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