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Sony DSC-WX60 Digital Camera

16.2MP 8x 32x Sep 2014
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Digital Zoom Release Date
One industry award
Good quality lens
Good battery life
91 Reviews + 1 Award
PhotographyBlog.com Recommended

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Reviews

One Industry Award

This Sony digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by review sites PhotographyBlog.com who thought that this camera was good.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on four expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, agdlab.pl and tecnozoom.it the average expert rating of this Sony camera is 80%.

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 226 owner reviews the average owner rating of this digital camera is 86 out of 100. 52 reviewers (85% of all reviewers) gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

Sony Has Good Camera Reviews

Based on 23,306 expert and owner reviews (including 196 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its digital cameras. Sony also has good ratings specifically within its cameras range compared to other manufacturers. 83% of those that bought a Sony camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good Battery Life

Three owners who reviewed it considered that it had a good battery life. Marc Munier wrote in his review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon.co.uk four years ago “I recommend getting another battery as a backup” and scored the product 5 stars out of 5. Anne S. rated it 80 out of 100 and she said on expert website Amazon “Not too difficult to insert battery and memory card for a beginner.” in her review of the Sony DSC-WX60. Cake mentioned “Battery life is seriously good, though - today I shot 850 frames in a couple of hours (outdoors, none with flash, camera always on, minimal chimping”.


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Released Over Two Years Ago

This Sony digital camera has been on the market since September 2014.


Price

Expensive

Four customers said that this digital camera was expensive. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote in their review of this digital camera four years ago “Panel uniformity and color are what you would expect from an expensive "gamer" TN”. They also said “This is my first "expensive" monitor and I do not have much experience to compare it to anything” in their review.

Marc Munier mentioned “It was a bit more expensive” in his review of this digital camera and gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5.

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Reasonably Priced

Six owners who reviewed the product thought it was good value for money. Three years ago Cake mentioned “Look around and you can pick one of these up very cheap”. Sussman wrote on expert review site Amazon “I wanted a budget end compact point”. Jgomez mentioned four years ago “Excellent camera for the price” in their Sony DSC-WX60 review.

Four customers said that this digital camera was expensive. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote in their review of this digital camera four years ago “Panel uniformity and color are what you would expect from an expensive "gamer" TN”. They also said “This is my first "expensive" monitor and I do not have much experience to compare it to anything” in their review. Marc Munier mentioned “It was a bit more expensive” in his review of this digital camera and gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5.

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Good Quality Lens

Nine customers who bought the Sony DSC-WX60 considered that it had a good zoom. Four years ago expert review site Ephotozine.com wrote “The Sony Cybershot DSC-WX60 is a digital camera which has an 8x optical zoom lens, 16.2 megapixel sensor”. Cake gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “See my uploaded image of a head to head with the 18Mpx Canon EOS M with nice quality kit zoom”. Sussman gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote “A better than average amount of zoom in a very compact body 2”.

Four people said in their reviews that it had a good autofocus. Marc Munier rated it 5 stars out of 5 and he wrote in his review of this digital camera “The speed of the autofocus is also very impressive, I have three young children so trying to grab a shot as they tear around is a normally a real challenge”. Adrian Catlin said “Images aren't very sharp and the autofocus is terrible!”. Grace scored it 80 out of 100 and she wrote on expert website Amazon “It occasionally just refuses to focus properly”.

Three customers who purchased this digital camera agreed that it had a good lens. Rambling Syd wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon four years ago “The electronics are responsive and the lens is decent quality with 8X optical zoom” but despite that they only gave it a rating of 3 stars out of 5. Lotusracer said on expert review site Amazon “A nice lens and a good practical size, highly recommended”. Mr. Stephen Hathorn mentioned on expert website Amazon three years ago “Good wide angle lens, great pictures”.

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Good Flash

Three customers thought it had a good flash. Website Amazon.co.uk said four years ago “US 3.0 hub is nice for charging your phone, using a flash drive, etc” in their review of this digital camera and gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5. Grace wrote on expert review site Amazon “The flash is bright enough to ruin photos taken at, say” in her review of this digital camera.

Good Video Capture

Eleven people wrote in their reviews that the product was good for video recording. Coincidence vs Fate mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon “The small chassis packs in full 1080 HD video, 16.2 megapixel camera” and rated it 80 out of 100. Chris Hall said on expert website Amazon “An error has occurred while attempting video playback”. Ernestas K. scored the product 5 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon “Takes pictures very fast; Fast and accurate focus; Takes great videos; Nice flash; Automatic settings are enough for most situations”.

Able to Produce Good Images

Fifty-two people who bought the Sony DSC-WX60 reckoned that it was able to produce good images. Website Amazon.co.uk said “Picture near 4k” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 5 stars out of 5. Marc Munier wrote on expert website Amazon.co.uk “It took great photos”. He also mentioned “It's pants, you'll get a couple of days full on photography from it so its not like its an iPhone or anything” in his review.

Sixteen people who reviewed it considered that it had a good picture resolution. Website Amazon.co.uk gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “2560 1440 Resolution - If you have only seen 1080p, this resolution will knock your socks off”. They also wrote “No Dead Pixels at all” in their review. And also mentioned “No issues or dead pixels”.

Two owners thought it had a good image sensor.

Two customers who purchased this digital camera concluded that it was able to produce clear pictures. Website Amazon.co.uk said in their review of this digital camera four years ago “Text clarity is superb”. They also mentioned “1440p at 27" offers plenty of screen real estate and decent clarity (particularly for gaming” in their review.

Two customers said in their reviews that the product was good in low light. Four years ago Marc Munier said “You can tell, really crisp shots, even in low light, I've not yet used the flash” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.

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Good Screen

Eighteen customers who bought it considered that it had a good screen. Website Amazon.co.uk mentioned “27 Inch Display”. They also wrote “Great looking screen” in their review. And also said “The display is everything I thought it would be looking at it dead on”.


Design

Good Quality

Thirty-four people considered that this digital camera was good quality. Website Amazon.co.uk said “Picture quality is gorgious”. They also wrote “Gync, 144hrz, 1440p No dead pixel no back bleed DELL Quality” in their review. Expert website Ephotozine.com gave the Sony DSC-WX60 a score of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote “We are impressed by the image quality, with good detail” in their review of this digital camera.

Good Looking

Eight people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good looking. Website Amazon.co.uk said four years ago “Gorgeous picture” and rated it 5 stars out of 5. They also wrote “Gorgeous high resolution” in their review. And also mentioned “What everyone else says is pretty true”.

Four people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was smooth. Website Amazon.co.uk scored the product a maximum of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this digital camera “G-Sync is butter smooth”. They also said “Meaning you will have a butter smooth image anywhere from 30 fps up to 144 fps” in their review. Chris Hall wrote in his review of this digital camera also four years ago “Zooming is smooth and magnifies whatever you're viewing without blurring, shaking or any other such problems”.

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had a thin frame. Website Amazon.co.uk gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this digital camera “Very thin bezel around edges”.

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Easy to Use

Sixteen customers said in their reviews that the Sony DSC-WX60 was easy to use. Website Amazon.co.uk scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and mentioned “Quality Control, No Defects”. They also said “Zero quality control issues or bad pixels” in their review. Also four years ago Thanks mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Really easy to use” in their review of this digital camera.

Twelve owners said in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote in their review of this digital camera “Settings menu is actually nice to use”. They also mentioned “Intuitive menu and well placed USB 3.0 ports” in their review. And also wrote “Out of the box the settings weren't too terrible, I read so reviews”.

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Well Made

Eleven customers who reviewed this digital camera thought it was well made. Website Amazon.co.uk mentioned “Base feels solid” and scored it 5 stars out of 5. They also wrote “Build quality is typical DELL” in their review. And also said “Build quality seems good”.

Four customers said in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Chris Hall said “Sturdy feel” and gave this digital camera a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Three years ago Julie wrote in her review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon “Perfect for a teenager or young adult and quite robust”. M. Torbica mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Great camera - very robust!” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony dscwx60bceh, info dscwx60wceh
Barcodes 04905524926750, 04905524926767, 04905524926781, 04905524926873, 04905524926880, 05052371004113, 05055189011762, 05711045811746

Sony DSC-WX60 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony DSC-WX60 review we compared this digital camera to 1,217 other models. For each digital camera that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 311,674 product attributes, 178,028 digital camera reviews and 4,186,700 historical digital camera prices from 0 digital camera retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this digital camera compared to the other models as well as any areas where this digital camera is lacking.

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