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Sony DSC-T99

Sony DSC-T99
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A classic but 4 year old compact camera, with only average features
Compact 14.1MP 4x Black Oct 2013
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Used - Sony DSCT99B Cybershot Digital Camera - Black (14.1MP, 4x Optical Zoom, 3inch LCD)
£59.00
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Used - Sony - Cyber-shot DSC-T99 - Digital camera - compact - 14.1 Mpix - optical zoom: 4 x - supported memory: MS Duo, SD, MS PRO Duo, SDXC, MS PRO Duo Mark2, SDHC, MS PRO-HG Duo - black
£98.88
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Used - Sony DSCT99S Cybershot Digital Camera - Silver (14.1MP, 4x Optical Zoom, 3inch LCD)
£125.00
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Used - Sony DSCT99B Cybershot Digital Camera - Black (14.1MP, 4x Optical Zoom, 3inch L (Used)
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Sony DSC-T99 Review

With excellent reviews, we have scored the Sony DSC-T99 as follows:
87
Reviews
53 Reviews
58
Features
Average Features
65
Age
4 Years Old
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

It has very good user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 72%, based on 53 reviews. 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 digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good screen / viewfinder, technical features and design.
This Sony digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very small optical zoom
Lower than average megapixels

Sony DSC-T99 Video Reviews

How Big is the Sony DSC-T99?

Sony DSC-T99 front dimensions
Sony DSC-T99 size in context

Sony DSC-T99 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this digital camera is 64 out of 100 based on 10 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Expert Reviews, Digicam Buyer.co.uk and Cameras.co.uk. This puts this camera in the bottom 12% of all the cameras when ranked by average expert review score.

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Good Owner Reviews

Based on 43 owner reviews the average owner rating of this camera is 88 out of 100. Over 88% of reviewers gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Sony Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 22,560 expert and user reviews (including 7,363 verified purchases), Sony has very good ratings for its cameras. 92% of those that bought a Sony digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Two owners who bought it thought it had a good screen.

Customers Report Good Technical Features

Two customers considered that the Sony DSC-T99 had good features.

  • Not a bad set of features for the price being asked here.
  • Its got great features, you can have a soft skin focus that basically airbrushes your photos on taking the photo which is great, you have a paint mode where you can use the little wand pen to write…
    Nds "nds" (Amazon) - February 2011

Users Report Excellent Design

Two people who reviewed the product said that it was good looking.

Customers Report Superior Product Quality

Four people who reviewed it considered that it was good quality.

  • Anyway, highly recommend for anyone looking for a good quality stylish easy to travel digital camera…
    NZ Mick (Amazon) - January 2011
  • The camera itself takes great high quality shots…
    NZ Mick (Amazon) - January 2011
  • The size is awesome and the display screen is top quality…
    NZ Mick (Amazon) - January 2011
  • Pictures taken in daylight also appear of good quality…
    Jimma101 (Amazon) - March 2011
  • Bad Picture Quality…
    Mel (Amazon) - February 2011

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Six customers said in their reviews that the Sony DSC-T99 was able to produce good images.

  • Its got great features, you can have a soft skin focus that basically airbrushes your photos on taking the photo which is great, you have a paint mode where you can use the little wand pen to write…
    Nds "nds" (Amazon) - February 2011
  • My first pictures came out fine, if a bit over exposed…
  • However pictures taken indoors or at low light levels do not seem to be as crisp…
    Jimma101 (Amazon) - March 2011
  • With its anti shake capability it takes great photos…
    Nds "nds" (Amazon) - February 2011
  • The images are very clear…
    Mrs Fearn (Amazon) - January 2011
  • This is a excellent easy to use camera and the pictures he took are fantastic…
  • Bad Picture Quality…
    Mel (Amazon) - February 2011
  • The camera still able to take great pictures! Absolutely worth every penny!

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera was released in October 2013.

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

Digital cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Sony DSC-T99 of only 14.1MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 33% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the DSC-T99 of only 4x is in the smallest 28% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony dsct99b, sony dsct99g, sony dsct99v, sony dsct99p

Barcodes:

00027242793019, 00027242793026, 00027242793033, 00027242793040, 00027242793057, 00033172016906, 00033172016913

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