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Sony DSC-W350 Digital Camera

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15 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This Sony digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by Camera Labs who concluded that this camera was good.

Good User Reviews

Based on 97 user reviews this Sony camera has an average user rating of 84%.

Good Product Quality

Some Sony DSC-W350 reviewers who purchased the Sony DSC-W350 mentioned that it was good quality. Dolphin wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “It works extremely well in bright outdoor conditions- it also does a pretty decent job of low-light indoor shots- the picture quality is outstanding, I leave it set for best”. Dolphin also mentioned “Also very durable- video quality is super sharp”. Five years ago Dr Barani P P Sambandan said “When it worked it worked fantastically, picture quality was good”.

Good Size

A number of Sony DSC-W350 reviewers said in their reviews that the product was compact. Dolphin wrote “I was given this little compact as a gift a couple of years ago” in their review of this digital camera. Dolphin also mentioned “Rather noisyPerhaps, I am expecting too much from a compact, however, I still think a lens this good should not distort faces”. Three years ago Mr B P Mills wrote on Amazon “A useful compact camera” but in spite of that he only scored the Sony DSC-W350 60 out of 100.

Three Sony DSC-W350 owners wrote in their reviews that it was thin. Miss Bell rated it as excellent and she mentioned “It's slim, has a beautiful brushed steel finish”. About.com said “In this thin cell phone review of the Sony Ericsson W350, we learn why the slim and cheap cell phone is a double-edged sword” . Gadgetspeak.com wrote “Slim and light” in their Sony DSC-W350 review.

A number of customers said in their reviews that this digital camera was lightweight. Six years ago Miss Bell gave it a score of 5 stars and she mentioned “It's lightweight; has a wrist strap for its safety against being dropped” in her review of this digital camera. Cameras.co.uk mentioned “The Sony Cybershot DSC W350 is one of the smallest and most lightweight digital cameras around” and gave it a score of 4 stars.

One customer wrote in their reviews that it was a good body shape. One Sony DSC-W350 reviewer considered that it was easy to carry around. Stuart Wood said “Is easy to carry around in a shirt pocket” in his review.

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Nice Design

A few Sony DSC-W350 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was good looking. Five years ago Bob Gasnola said “Beautiful Camera” in his Sony DSC-W350 review and gave the product a score of 5 stars. Iqbal mentioned “This product is really good looking and really small” and gave it a rating of 4 stars. Miss Bell said on Amazon “OMGosh! This camera's tiny with BIG BITE! Beautiful” in her review of the Sony DSC-W350 and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

Several people concluded that the Sony DSC-W350 was a good design. Gadgetspeak.com said in their review of the Sony DSC-W350 “Attractive design”. Eight years ago expert website Phonearena.com mentioned “Sony Ericsson W350’s key characteristics are its design and it musical abilities” however despite that they gave it a score of 3 stars. In the same month Itreviews.com mentioned on expert website IT Reviews.com “This Walkman branded handset certainly does play music and it has a novel design.” in their review of the Sony DSC-W350.

Three Sony DSC-W350 reviewers mentioned that it was neat. Four years ago Dolphin wrote “Even bends big things like buildings- the panorama function is neat in theory”. Mrs a said on Amazon “Low for such a neat camera and this one does not disappoint at all” in her review of the Sony DSC-W350. Pmcs1 gave it a score of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “Just what she wanted, small enough to take out on a night out and fit neatly in her handbag”.

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Easy to Use

Several people thought the product was easy to use. Dolphin said on Amazon “I love the ease of use of the Cybershot” in their review of this digital camera. Dolphin also wrote “The zoom capability is handy”. Iqbal gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Easy to use” in their Sony DSC-W350 review.

Five customers said in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Dolphin wrote in their review “In truth, I rarely have to use any advanced settings”. Miss Bell wrote in her Sony DSC-W350 review on Amazon “Even if you go for advanced settings or your own scene selection, all the functions are explained as you navigate the menu; so it's all self-explanatory” and rated the Sony DSC-W350 5 stars. Miss Bell also said “This camera will snap you with even almost a smile with its Smile Shutter feature, which has three sensitivity settings”.

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Good Quality Pictures

A few Sony DSC-W350 owners concluded that it was able to produce good images. Juliet Edwards rated the Sony DSC-W350 4 stars and she mentioned in her review of this digital camera on Amazon six years ago “The auto scene selection takes all the faff out of trying to pick the correct setting for the picture”. Miss Bell wrote “Difficult shot? Choose the best out of two photos, each with different effects” in her review. Mrs a said in her review “Added to that it is incredibly simple to use with razor sharp photos and great zoom” and scored it very highly.

One customer thought this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Miss Bell wrote in her review “You don't have to make adjustments for the shooting environment; in Auto Intelligent Adjustment mode” and rated this digital camera as very good.

One customer reckoned that it was good in low light.

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Good Quality Lens

A number of people who purchased the product concluded that it had a good lens. Mrs. Joan Nicholson rated the product as excellent and he mentioned in his review of the Sony DSC-W350 “The Zeiss lens is superb”. Several people who reviewed the Sony DSC-W350 wrote that it had a good zoom. Two years ago Mrs. Joan Nicholson said in his Sony DSC-W350 review “The zoom is good, also.”.

Robust

Some Sony DSC-W350 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was well made. Dolphin mentioned on Amazon “It appears, more solid than the latest models” in their Sony DSC-W350 review. Six years ago Cnet.com wrote in their review on CNET.com “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350 brings a small, solid package at that price with a nice 26mm-equivalent wide-angle f2.7 lens”. Expert review site Cnet.co.uk mentioned “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350 is a small, solid package with a good, 26mm-equivalent wide-angle f2.7 lens”.

One person mentioned that it was strong and durable.

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Good Battery Life

Some Sony DSC-W350 owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good battery life. Mrs P wrote on Amazon “The only small niggle I have is - to recharge the battery you have to remove it from the camera rather than sitting the whole camera on a docking charger”. Six years ago Rabi mentioned in their Sony DSC-W350 review “Battery back up is good and the picture quality is fabulous even taken during the night”. Valley88 said on Amazon “Excellent battery life, powerful flash for the size” and gave the Sony DSC-W350 a score of 4 stars.

Good Video Capture

Several Sony DSC-W350 owners said in their reviews that it was good for video recording. Rabi scored it 5 stars and mentioned “The Hd video recording gives a high quality capturing” in their Sony DSC-W350 review. Five years ago Rhi said on Amazon “The video mode is good quality too” in their review.

Sony Cameras Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Sony cameras and also specifically for Sony digital cameras and found that in both cases Sony had good ratings compared to other brands.

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Good Technical Features

Some customers thought it had good features. Miss Bell wrote on Amazon six years ago “I'm going to review my favourite features here.”. Valley88 said in their review on Amazon “It has many handy features which add to it's appeal, including a good range of 'in-camera' editing features plus the metal body gives extra sturdiness without compromising on weight”. Gadgetspeak.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Sony Ericsson 350a offers a Walkman music player and a decent assortment of features including stereo Bluetooth”.

Good Flash

One Sony DSC-W350 owner who reviewed it concluded that it had a good flash.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

One Sony DSC-W350 reviewer reckoned that this digital camera had a good screen. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “A decent assortment of features including stereo Bluetooth and a brilliant display” in their Sony DSC-W350 review however despite that they only gave it a score of 60 out of 100.

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Average Expert Reviews

Based on twenty-one expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Camera Labs and Cameras.co.uk the average expert rating of this camera is 68 out of 100.

Poor Connectivity

One Sony DSC-W350 reviewer considered that the product did not have messaging. Seven years ago Gadgetspeak.com said in their review of this digital camera “Typing and navigation difficult, even in messaging and music functions”. One Sony DSC-W350 reviewer who reviewed the product thought it was not able to connect to the internet. Gadgetspeak.com said “Limited Internet capabilities”.

Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

The DSC-W350 does not have an image stabiliser. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also do not have an image stabiliser.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with an image stabiliser and we think the DV151, or the WB250 both from Samsung or the Sony DSC-HX200V which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Sony DSC-W350 does not support Full HD video, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec digital cameras that came out more than two years ago also do not support Full HD video.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a Full HD video and we think the DSC-HX200V, or the NEX-3NL ($374.91) both from Sony or the Samsung WB250 is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Sony DSC-W350 does not support WiFi connectivity, although it is worth noting that most of the other cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the DSC-W350 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

There are a number of alternative cameras which also support WiFi connectivity which you might want to consider including the DV151, or the WB250 both from Samsung which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Video Recording

The DSC-W350 does not support video recording. Most of the other digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the DSC-W350 also do not support video recording.

Alternative cameras which also support video recording that you might want to look at include the Canon EOS 1D Mark III, or the Samsung DV151 which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The DSC-W350 does not have a built-in flash, although it is worth noting that most of the other digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also do not have a built-in flash.

Alternative cameras which also have a built-in flash that you might want to look at include the Canon EOS 1D Mark III, the Samsung DV151, or the Sony DSC-HX200V.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other cameras of this age and type, the DSC-W350 is not waterproof.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most digital cameras that were released around the same time as the DSC-W350 are not 3D compatible. The DSC-W350 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a GPS

Most digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-W350 do not have a GPS. The DSC-W350 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS.

There are a number of other cameras which also have a GPS which you might want to consider including the Sony DSC-HX200V.

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1 Other reason to consider the Sony DSC-W350

Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the DSC-W350 over three years ago.

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1 Award

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Expert Reviews

(28)
1 October 2010

It's the combination of small dimensions and simplicity which makes this ideal for beginners who're looking for a no-jargon camera, where image quality comes second to handling.Overall...

13 September 2010

The Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W350 is an inexpensive digital camera that is extremely compact and portable. It gives you good image quality (14.1 megapixels) and HD video, but does lack a few things.... Read more…

8 September 2010

The $200 Sony Cyber-shot W350 is small and light, and takes good pictures in good conditions?but in order to keep it svelte, this camera is missing a few features you'll find in same-price...

23 July 2010

Sony's Cyber-shot DSC-W350 is an entry-level, ultra-compact digicam that is loaded with useful and innovative features. It sports a 14-Megapixel imaging sensor, 4x Carl Zeiss optical zoom lens,...

1 June 2010

The Sony Cybershot DSC W350 is one of the smallest and most lightweight digital cameras around. It measures around 18mm wide and only weighs 117g when the battery and memory card are loaded. I... Read more…

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User Reviews

(96)
Reviewed 9 April 2010 by Alan

I already own a Nikon SLR camera I use this for landscapes and weddings, but its bulky to carry, especially when travelling around London. I needed a camera which would easily fit into my pocket,... Read more…

Reviewed 18 June 2010 by Stuart Wood
(Verified Purchase)

Firstly I'm not a camera buff and know nothing about apertures of F stops. I like to take quick photos with no fuss or blur. I have had two Sony digital cameras prior to this and to be honest I... Read more…

Reviewed 9 May 2010 by I. Watt
(Verified Purchase)

I was looking for a quality small camera that was easy to use but with enough features that I could use it most of the time rather than carry around both my camcorder and bigger camera while on... Read more…

Reviewed 2 August 2010 by OURKID01

I ordered my DSC-W350 through Amazon. This is my second Sony Cyber-shot camera, the first being the T10 model which still works perfectly well (after 4 years, numerous music festivals and holidays... Read more…

Reviewed 17 May 2010 by Malcolm Dann
(Verified Purchase)

It is possible to buy cheaper cameras but this little Sony is superb. The intelligent auto function does all the work for you and in any event the camera is very easy to use. It is also small... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dscw350, dscw350s, dscw350b, sony w350, sony w350s, sony w350p, sony w350b, sony w350si, sony w350pi, sony w350bl, sony dscw350, sony w350sil, sony w350pin, sony w350blu, sony w350bla, sony w350blac, sony dscw350b, sony w350silv, sony w350pink, sony w350blue, sony w350silve, sony w350black, sony w350silver
Barcodes 00027242779327, 00027242779334, 00027242779341, 00027242779365

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