Four Sony DSC-HX200 reviewers concluded that it had a good zoom. Toptenreviews.com scored it 5 stars and said “Superb 30x optical zoom”. Toptenreviews.com also mentioned “Extremely versatile 30x optical zoom, offering 27mm 810mm () equivalent coverage”.
Three people wrote in their reviews that it had a good image stabiliser. Four years ago What Digital Camera mentioned “Manual zoom and focus ring, extensive zoom range, excellent image stabilisation, faster and more accurate autofocus than much of the competition” and gave the product a score of 4 stars. What Digital Camera also mentioned “Optical image stabilization, with 3way "active mode" for movies”. Toptenreviews.com said in their review “With the improved stabilization, movies and images come out clearer than ever”.
Three customers agreed that this digital camera had a good autofocus. Four years ago What Digital Camera said “Quick auto focus”. What Digital Camera also wrote “Very responsive performance, especially autofocus”. Reviewed.com said “Improved highspeed Auto Focus” in their review.
One Sony DSC-HX200 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the Sony DSC-HX200 had a good lens.