Close
Sony DSCTX9R

75

Overall Score

Sony DSCTX9R

£179.99
Sony DSC-TX9
16 Images + 33 Videos

Loading image...
Camera Labs Recommended Digicam Buyer.co.uk Editor's Choice
A good value for money and award winning compact digital camera, but with only average features
Compact 12.2MP 4x Red Oct 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Colour Release Date
Compare
Share on

Sony DSC-TX9 Compare Cheapest UK Prices

You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Amazon UK
Sony DSCTX9R Cybershot Digital Camera - Red (12.2MP, 4x Optical Zoom, 3.5 inch LCD)
£179.99
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store | £179.99
Get Price Alerts

Sony DSC-TX9 Compare UK Used Prices

Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Sony DSC-TX9 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Sony DSC-TX9 number 285 in best selling cameras and number 387 across all digital cameras.
91
Reviews
46 Reviews + 2 Awards
85
Value for Money
Very Good
55
Features
Average Features
63
Age
4 Years Old
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 82%, based on 46 reviews. This digital camera has received two awards including an "Editor's Choice" from Digicam Buyer.co.uk and a "Recommended" from Camera Labs. 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 cameras 2018.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is easy to use and good product quality.
The DSC-TX9 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very small optical zoom
Lower than average megapixels

Sony DSC-TX9 Video Reviews

How Big is the Sony DSC-TX9?

Sony DSC-TX9 front dimensions
Sony DSC-TX9 size in context

Sony DSC-TX9 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites both thought that this digital camera was very good. This camera received a Digicam Buyer.co.uk "Editor's Choice" award and review website Camera Labs gave it a "Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement.

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on 24 expert reviews from sites including Digicam Buyer.co.uk, Cameras.co.uk, Camera Labs and Digital Versus the average expert rating of this camera is 77 out of 100.

View all expert reviews

Good User Reviews

Based on 22 user reviews this camera has an average user rating of 88%. 9 reviewers (81% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

View all user reviews

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

16 owners wrote in their reviews that it was able to produce good images and two owners who bought the product agreed that it had a good picture resolution.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Five customers concluded that the product was easy to use.

Users Report Great Product Quality

Five owners wrote in their reviews that the Sony DSC-TX9 was good quality.

Very Good Brand

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 ratings compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a Sony camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Four customers wrote in their reviews that the Sony DSC-TX9 had a good screen.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Two owners who bought it agreed that it was compact.

Customers Report Good Video Capture

Three customers reckoned that it was good for video recording.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two customers concluded that it was good at resisting water ingress.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Four customers who reviewed it considered that it was good looking.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Two people who reviewed the Sony DSC-TX9 thought it was good value for money.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market since October 2013.

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP. The DSC-TX9's sensor megapixels of only 12.2MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 22% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit

Very Small Optical Zoom

The Sony DSC-TX9's optical zoom of only 4x is in the smallest 8% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony dsctx9rceh, sony dsctx9h, dsctx9n

Barcodes:

00027242793064, 04905524720570

Frequently Asked Questions About the Sony DSC-TX9

Sony DSC-TX9 - Other Digital Cameras Worth Considering

(123 reviews)
179.99
Same Price
Higher megapixels
3x smaller optical zoom
Best Available Price
Argos 179.99

(129 reviews)
181.00
One more awards
Expert reviews are moderately better
£1 More Expensive
Best Available Price
Microglobe 181.00
Better brand
48x bigger optical zoom
24% higher megapixels
£3 More Expensive
Best Available Price
3WM Office Supplies Please 182.68

(15 reviews)
177.00
£3 Cheaper
A bit better user reviews
Bigger optical zoom
Best Available Price
Microglobe 177.00

(61 reviews)
185.00
Better selling
£5 More Expensive
Best Available Price
Microglobe 185.00

(108 reviews)
188.12
17 more awards
Better brand
Better CNET.com.au review score
£8 More Expensive
Best Available Price
eBay 188.12

(45 reviews)
189.00
A bit better user reviews
A bit better expert reviews
3.8MP higher megapixels
£9 More Expensive
Best Available Price
Harrison Cameras Direct 189.00

(142 reviews)
189.97
Better brand
Bigger optical zoom
3.8MP higher megapixels
£10 More Expensive
Best Available Price
eBay 189.97

Today's Best Digital Camera Deals

10% Price Drop
{Sony Alpha A7S
130 reviews
£1,749.97
Was £1,941 (34 days ago)
Camera Type
SLR
Megapixels
12.4MP
Maximum Image Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
9% Price Drop
{Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ80
75 reviews
£298.99
Was £329 (23 days ago)
Camera Type
Compact
Megapixels
18.1MP
Optical Zoom
30x
6% Price Drop
{Sony Cybershot DSC-WX
£148.99
Was £159 (72 days ago)
Camera Type
Compact
Megapixels
18.2MP
Optical Zoom
20x
34% Price Drop
{Kodak AZ401
8 reviews
£99.00
Was £149 (29 days ago)
Camera Type
Bridge
Megapixels
16.15MP
Optical Zoom
40x
13% Price Drop
{Kodak Pixpro AZ252
4 reviews
£94.99
Was £109 (73 days ago)
Camera Type
Bridge
Megapixels
16MP
Optical Zoom
25x
View More Digital Camera Deals