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Sony DSC-QX10

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log.com.tr Editor's Choice reviewed.com Best of Year turkchip.com Silver hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended
A multi award winning and good spec compact camera, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and 5 further awards from other expert sites
Compact 18.9MP 10x Yes Jan 2014
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Used - Sony Cyber-shot DSCQX10/W 18.9MP 1/2.3" CMOS 4896 x 3672pixels White compact camera - digital cameras (Compact camera, 1/2.3", CMOS, 4896 x 3672 pixels, 4896 x 2752, 1920 x 1080, 4896 x 3672, 2592 x 1944, 4:3, 16:9)
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Sony DSC-QX10 Review

With very good reviews but good features, we have ranked the Sony DSC-QX10 number 590 across all digital cameras.
73
Reviews
82 Reviews + 6 Awards
64
Features
Good Features
45
Age
3 Years Old
45
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

It has great user reviews but ok expert reviews. 84% of buyers recommended this camera to others. This digital camera has received six awards including a "Silver" from Turkchip.com and an "Innovative Design" from 3dnews.ru. Pentax 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 2017.
Customers report it is easy to use, good picture quality and lens quality.
The DSC-QX10 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
4896 x 3672 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Only 1440 x 1080 pixels video resolution
Does not have a built-in flash

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

64
Portrait Photography
Good
65
Landscape Photography
Good
67
Everyday Photography
Good
63
Sports Photography
Good
75
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Sony DSC-QX10 Video Reviews

Sony DSC-QX10 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Six Industry Awards

Three expert review sites all liked this Sony camera. The author at website Turkchip.com gave this Sony digital camera a "Silver" award and thought it was very good and it received an "Innovative Design" award from review website 3dnews.ru who thought it was well designed. This camera also received a "Recommended" award from website Hardwarezone.com.ph.

Two additional expert review sites both liked this digital camera. This camera received an "Editor's Choice" award from review website Log.com.tr and it received a Teknokulis.com "Innovation" award.

The editor of one additional expert review site decided that this digital camera was very good. This was from Reviewed.com who gave it an "Best of Year".

Expert Reviews Are Poor

This camera has an average expert rating of 64 out of 100 based on 24 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com, Ephotozine and Pocket Lint. This puts this Sony camera in the bottom 12% of all the digital cameras when ranked by average expert review score.

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Good Owner Reviews

On average, people who bought this Sony digital camera rated it as 84 out of 100. 29 reviewers (77% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 84% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Six owners concluded that it was easy to use and three people who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to setup.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

16 owners said in their reviews that it was able to produce good images.

Sony Has Very Good Camera Reviews

We checked 26,165 user and expert reviews (including 9,276 verified purchases) for Sony cameras and found that on average Sony has very good reviews. 93% of those that bought a Sony digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Four owners agreed that the product had a good lens.

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Six owners thought the product was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Three people who reviewed the product agreed that it was good value for money.

  • It ultimately falls flat due to its high price, less than competent wireless connectivity…
    Mashable.com October 2013
  • Picture quality is so so, bought when it was on sale, good for price, easy to set up…
  • At a much better price since you are providing the screen…
  • The hand strap it came with helped a great deal…

Customers Report Good Battery Life

Two owners who reviewed the Sony DSC-QX10 considered that it had a good battery life.

  • It ultimately falls flat due to its high price, less than competent wireless connectivity and weak battery life…
    Mashable.com October 2013
  • It just drains the battery so fast making our phone really hot.
  • Very satisfied with battery life…

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera was released in September 2014.

Features

4896 X 3672 Pixels Image Resolution

The DSC-QX10 has a maximum image resolution of 4896 x 3672 pixels. That's 13% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the DSC-QX10 of 18.9MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 23% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Average Optical Zoom

The DSC-QX10's optical zoom of 10x is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 83% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1440 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Sony DSC-QX10 is 1440 x 1080 pixels. That's 25% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best).

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the DSC-QX10 of 12,800 is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 25% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The DSC-QX10's minimum aperture number of 3.3 is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 56% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The DSC-QX10 has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Sony DSC-QX10 does not have a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras do have a built-in flash.

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Lighter Than Average

The lightest camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The DSC-QX10's weight of only 90g is very light compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 2% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the DSC-QX10 of only 5.9 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 14% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Sony DSC-QX10 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 76% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Energy Star Certified

The DSC-QX10 is Energy Star certified. 98% of cameras are not Energy Star certified.

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Only 220 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Sony DSC-QX10 which takes 220 battery life.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The DSC-QX10 has a wrist strap, which is unusual. 92% of digital cameras do not have a wrist strap.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony DSC-QX10 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 88% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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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 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The DSC-QX10's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 57% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Sony DSC-QX10 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The DSC-QX10 does not have an HDMI, although keep in mind that 55% of digital cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The DSC-QX10 supports Wi-Fi. 71% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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