Some customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was able to produce good images. Anne said “I love sharing my photos on Instagram.”. Anne also wrote “Photos are sharp with a high level of detail”. Anne also said “I would recommend that if you're shooting images at full 20MP resolution that you stop the photos being saved to your phone automatically, as these are huge files”.
Several Sony DSC-QX100 reviewers who reviewed it agreed that it had a good picture resolution. Anne scored this digital camera 4 stars and she wrote “It can produce similar results in certain shooting situations” in her review of this digital camera. Anne also said “I was pleasantly surprised by how quickly the software worked whilst taking such high resolution photos.- The lens doesn't need to be attached to the phone to shoot”. Mykeyreviews said in their review on Amazon “*You only need a memory card if you wish to save the full resolution photo to the camera, if you don't have one inserted”.
A number of Sony DSC-QX100 reviewers who reviewed the product agreed that it had a good image sensor. Paul Waby mentioned “Your are getting a large sensor and high quality lens, normally reserved for top end” . Wired.com mentioned in their review “Around half the price of the RX100 II, which has the same sensor, lens”.
One customer thought this digital camera was good in low light. Reviewser wrote in their Sony DSC-QX100 review on Amazon “Low light performance is good” nonetheless they gave it a rating of 60 out of 100.