Eleven people who bought it considered that it was able to produce good images. B. Barnett gave it a rating of 99 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “Being something of a newcomer to the world of photography, i wanted something affordable yet stylish, bundles of features”. B. Barnett also mentioned “And do you know what, I think ive found it! The DSC-W30 gives clear, crisp photos every time”. C. G. Williams wrote ten years ago “This camera has everything for the beginner brilliant picture quality and its so easy to use shame it wasn't 7.1 MP tho”.
Several Sony DSC-W30 reviewers wrote in their reviews that this digital cameras had a good picture resolution. Mr. Steven J. Rowe mentioned ten years ago “The camera has a regular viewfinder, which helps when shooting in bright sunlight”. Nickel gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “It's got an excellent Carl Zeiss lens, 6.0 mega pixels and as many or as few user controls as you want.” in their Sony DSC-W30 review. Cnet.com said on CNET.com “Digital camera, 6,003,000 pixels, LCD display - TFT active matrix - 2 in - Color Good”.