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Sony DSC-WX500
Sony DSC-WX500
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77

Overall Score

Sony DSC-WX500

An award winning and good value for money compact digital camera, great for wildlife photography
Compact 18.2MP 30x Yes Apr 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Sony DSC-WX500 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Sony DSC-WX500 number 369 across all digital cameras.
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1,021 Reviews + 1 Award
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Good Features
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2 Years Old
Overall Score
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Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has not bad expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with 94% of buyers recommending this camera to others. This digital camera has received a "Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer 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 good picture quality, it is easy to use and design. However they also report unacceptable noise level.
The DSC-WX500 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly high megapixels sensor
Quite big optical zoom
Does not have a GPS (satellite)
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How Big is the Sony DSC-WX500?

The Sony DSC-WX500 is 101.6mm wide and 58.1mm tall. It is 35.5mm deep and weighs 209g.

Sony DSC-WX500 front dimensions

Sony DSC-WX500 size in context

Sony DSC-WX500 In-Depth Analysis


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers cybershot dscwx500r, sony dscwx500rceh, sony dscwx500bc, sony dscwx500w, sony 6klgy
Barcodes 00027242889668, 00027242889675, 00027242890558, 04548736012561, 04548736014138, 04548736014152, 04548736014169, 04548736014176, 04548736014183, 04548736014251, 04548736014275

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Sony DSC-WX500

Lighter
Two times smaller maximum aperture number
89g lighter
Higher megapixel
Only 200 shots battery life (CIPA standard)

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