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Sony DSCWX220N Digital Camera

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18.2MP 10x CMOS Feb 2014
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42 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites thought that this compact camera digital camera was good. The writer at Expert Reviews conluded that they would endorse this camera and gave it a "Recommended" award and it received a PhotographyBlog.com "Highly Recommended" award.

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on five expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Expert Reviews and Chip.de this camera has an overall expert rating of 81 out of 100. This means that experts think this Sony digital camera is one of the better digital cameras of a similar age and spec.

Good Owner Reviews

People who bought this camera rated this digital camera 88 out of 100 on average.

Good Product Quality

Some customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good quality. This year Amazon Customer said “Fantastic zoom, superb quality”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Handy size, quality and features excellent”. Connor Kinsella mentioned in their Sony DSC-WX220 review “Massive quality”.

Nice Design

Five Sony DSC-WX220 owners who reviewed the product agreed that it was good looking. Mr Baz mentioned two years ago “Ultra compact super zoom that delivers pretty good image quality” in his review. Mr Baz also mentioned “Pretty impressive video too (nice”. Polly said “A beautiful camera and takes very clear pictures” in her review.

A few customers who bought it mentioned that it was neat. Vinnie Richardson mentioned in her review “The close up porn shots are realy clear! Super great brilliant, best thing i ever bought in my life tidy” and gave the product a very good review.

One person reckoned that the product was ergonomic. Raff mentioned on Amazon “The ergonomics are fine considering the limited space for buttons.” in their review of this digital camera and gave the Sony DSC-WX220 an excellent review score.

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Robust

Some people who bought it agreed that it was well made. Last year Chris from Durham said on Amazon “Lovely solid build” in his Sony DSC-WX220 review. Two years ago Mr Baz said on Amazon “Mostly on target+ Well built small and light body (metal exterior feels solid enough)+ Easy to use, simple menus”. Steve W rated the product 4 stars and he said in his Sony DSC-WX220 review on Amazon this year “Tiny and fairly well made and although completely made out of polycarbonate”.

Easy to Use

Several people who bought it thought it was easy to use. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Easy to use, quickly powers up, intuitive buttons” and gave it a very good review score. Duncan Shipley Dalton wrote on Amazon in October “She has had fun learning how to use it and taking pictures”. Duncan Shipley Dalton also wrote “Its a good camera that's a convenient size to use and carry around”.

Four customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was easy to use the menus. Lu mentioned on Amazon in October “Menus are easy to follow” in her review of the Sony DSC-WX220. Mr Baz said on Amazon “Light body (metal exterior feels solid enough)+ Easy to use, simple menus and operation”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to handle. In October this year Szilard Locsei scored it 80 out of 100 and said in their review on Amazon “Size, handling is good for a point”.

One person who bought this digital camera wrote that it was easy to setup. Paul Easley gave it an excellent rating and he mentioned “This camera was "dumb-blonde" simple to set up and using my mobile phone's screen to monitor the camera, take pictures”.

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Good Connectivity

Seven Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was wifi compatible. In October last year Chris from Durham said “I love the wifi feature” in his review of this digital camera and rated it 5 stars. Debee mentioned in their Sony DSC-WX220 review on Amazon this year “The only downside is the wireless transfer which is a pain to fathom out”. In October last year Henry Schmidt mentioned on Amazon “The results have shocked me; great photo's all round; good WiFi and NFC connectivity; long battery life” in his review.

One person said in their reviews that the Sony DSC-WX220 was able to connect to the internet. One person thought it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Jason Sutherland scored it 5 stars and he said “It has HDMI out which the QX10 lens style ones dont”.

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Good Size

Twenty Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers said in their reviews that it was compact. Chris mentioned on Amazon “Nice and compact, great optical zoom, Full HD video recording with zoom” in his Sony DSC-WX220 review. Chris also wrote “Sony compact camera”. This month Grace said in her Sony DSC-WX220 review “Simple, easy to use and really compact” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

One Sony DSC-WX220 owner wrote in their reviews that it was a good body shape. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert review site Ephotozine two years ago “Rather more impressive is that the camera packs a wide-angle 10x optical zoom lens with optical image stabilisation in a metal body not much larger”.

One Sony DSC-WX220 reviewer who reviewed the Sony DSC-WX220 thought it was easy to carry around. Electrogenius wrote on Amazon “It is very small and light and easy to use”. One customer who reviewed the product wrote that it was lightweight.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that it was able to produce good images. Chris from Durham mentioned on Amazon “The quality of pictures are very good”. Chris from Durham also wrote “It is very responsive and quick to process images”. Duncan Shipley Dalton scored it very highly and he said this month “The quality of the pictures is good and its relatively easy to learn how to operate” in his review.

A few Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers who reviewed it thought it had a good picture resolution. This month Chris mentioned “This camera is smaller with higher pixels and overall very pleased” in his review of the Sony DSC-WX220 and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. In October last year Henry Schmidt said on Amazon “Can last a good days worth of shooting, taking videos reduces the time.” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Mr Baz said “Details are good for a compact shooting HD video” in his Sony DSC-WX220 review and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100.

Some Sony DSC-WX220 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good image sensor. Raff wrote “However, I do wish Sony had been brave and done the sensor a little favour by dropping to 12 megapixels instead of 18”. Tobias mentioned “Great compact, very light compact and sensor is very good quality considering price range”. Photographyblog.com said on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “Still packs Sony's 18.2MP sensor capable of a maximum ISO3200 standard sensitivity, paired with the latest BIONZ X processor” in their Sony DSC-WX220 review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

One Sony DSC-WX220 owner concluded that it had a good ISO range. Raff mentioned on Amazon “Picture quality is very nice at lower ISO” in their review.

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Good Quality Lens

Several Sony DSC-WX220 owners who purchased it agreed that it had a good zoom. Mr Baz mentioned on Amazon “The Sony WX220 is a very small compact with a fairly large and useful zoom range” and scored the product 80 out of 100. Mr Baz also mentioned “Good zoom range and above average image quality”. Mw mentioned on Amazon “Fantastic "Little "Camera - I had the better zoom model” in their review of the Sony DSC-WX220 and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

Several people wrote in their reviews that the product had a good autofocus. Mr Baz wrote on Amazon “Tele end performs well too.+ Autofocus is quite quick (for a compact)”. Some people said in their reviews that it had a good lens. Mr Baz mentioned “The images and lens are clearly a good step up over the Lumix” in his review of the Sony DSC-WX220.

Several Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers wrote that it had a good image stabiliser. Raff mentioned in their review “The low light modes and image stabilization are great and really negate the need for the flash in a lot of situations, giving much more natural results”.

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Good Video Capture

Some Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good for video recording. Henry Schmidt mentioned “Much much more! This camera shoots 18.2 mega pixel photo's and video in up to 720p”. Mr. M. Garner wrote “Great videos too” in their review of the Sony DSC-WX220. Polly gave the product a very good review and she wrote “Takes very clear pictures and videos, well recommended”.

Acceptable Noise Level

Four customers who purchased the product concluded that it was noisy.

Two Sony DSC-WX220 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it was quiet. Mr Baz wrote on Amazon two years ago “The motor is quiet) and AF works well”. Raff scored the product very highly and mentioned on Amazon “Image stabilization are extremely quiet in video mode, so no obtrusive clicks”.

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Top Seller

According to Amazon sales data, the DSC-WX220 is one the fastest selling camera currently on the market.

Good Technical Features

Three Sony DSC-WX220 owners wrote in their reviews that the product had good features. Henry Schmidt mentioned on Amazon in October last year “Sony's Cybershot UI is packed full of features and is easy to use”. Henry Schmidt also wrote “The settings menu is easy to navigate and is full of features”.

Good Brand

Based on 14,929 owner and expert reviews, Sony has good ratings for its cameras. Sony also has good ratings specifically for its compact camera digital cameras compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Flash

One person wrote in their reviews that the product had a good flash. Last year Henry Schmidt mentioned in his review “Flash is nice and bright”.

Good Support

A few customers who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had good technical guidance.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

One Sony DSC-WX220 owner who purchased this digital camera considered that it had a good screen. Ronskipper gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The camera itself is very handy and has a large screen”.

Quite Big Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of compact camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-WX220 is 1x and the biggest is 810x. With a digital zoom of 20 times zoom factor, the DSC-WX220 has a fairly big digital zoom compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

If you are looking for a camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might want to look at the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] (60x).

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

Unlike most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age which do not support WiFi connectivity, the DSC-WX220 supports WiFi connectivity.

It may also be worth considering one of the other cameras which support WiFi connectivity currently available including the DSC-WX350[pl_2163795_price], or the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price] both from Sony which has better reviews.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also support WiFi connectivity that you might also want to consider including the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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SD Memory Card

SD memory card

This digital camera supports a MicroSD (TransFlash)|MicroSDHC|MicroSDXC|MS Duo|MS Micro (M2)|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If the memory card type of this Sony digital camera is not good enough for you then you might also want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4[plb_1353102_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC), the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price] (MS Duo|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC) which also has a higher rating.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Sony DSC-WX220 supports Full HD video, unlike most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DSC-WX220 which do not support Full HD video.

We compared all the other digital cameras which support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the DSC-WX350[pl_2163795_price], and the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price] both from Sony which has better reviews is also worth considering.

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also support Full HD video including the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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Fairly High Megapixel Count

The megapixel counts of compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 0.3MP to 46MP, and the average megapixel count is 14MP. With a megapixel count of 18.2 megapixels, the DSC-WX220 has one of the higher megapixel counts amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age.

We compared this camera to all the other 18.2MP cameras and we think the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price], and the DSC-WX350[pl_2163795_price] both from Sony which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a higher megapixel count then you might also want to look at the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] (20.4MP).

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years, the DSC-WX220 supports video recording.

There are a number of other cameras which support video recording currently available that you might also want to look at including the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price], or the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price] which has better reviews.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also support video recording which you might also want to consider including the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Sony DSC-WX220 has an image stabiliser. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years also have an image stabiliser.

Other digital cameras with an image stabiliser currently available which you might also want to look at include the DSC-WX350[pl_2163795_price], or the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price] both from Sony which has better reviews.

It is worth also looking at alternative digital cameras which also have an image stabiliser including the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price].

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including the DSC-WX350[pl_2163795_price], or the DSC-WX200[pl_1609944_price] both from Sony which has better reviews.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash to this camera and we think the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has a Micro HDMI connector, which is the most frequently found HDMI connector found on digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the DSC-WX220.

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Has Seven White Balance Modes

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a greater number of white balance modes than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DSC-WX220. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Flash", "Fluorescent" and "Incandescent" are also found on this Sony camera.

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Has Two Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the DSC-WX220 is more than most compact camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. This Sony digital camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to the DSC-WX220. The photo effect "Antique" is also found on this camera.

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Fairly High JPEG Frame Rate

The JPEG frame rate of the DSC-WX220 of 50 frames per second is one of the highest amongst digital cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-WX220. Across all the compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the JPEG frame rates range from 15fps to 240fps, and the average JPEG frame rate is 32fps.

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Supports Eight ISO Speeds

The DSC-WX220 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras of a similar spec and age to it. The most commonly supported ISO speed is 160, but this ISO speed is not supported by this digital camera. The ISO speeds 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 and Auto are also supported by this camera.

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Fairly High Maximum ISO Speed

With a maximum ISO speed of 12,800, the Sony DSC-WX220's maximum ISO speed is one of the highest amongst cameras of this spec and age. The lowest maximum ISO speed of cameras that were released more than two years ago is 3 and the highest is 52,000.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most commonly supported USB version on digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution is actually the best video resolution across all compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DSC-WX220.

Across comparable types of digital camera the worst video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The DSC-WX220 supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of the most common video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this Sony camera). This camera also supports a video resolution of 1440 x 1080 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution across all cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DSC-WX220.

Across similar types of digital camera the worst supported video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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± 2EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This digital camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most commonly found light exposure correction on digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Quite High Display Resolution

At 460,800 pixels, the DSC-WX220 has a fairly high display resolution compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DSC-WX220. The display resolutions of cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the DSC-WX220 range from 230 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 400,000 pixels.

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Auto Focus

This camera has an Auto focus, which is typical of many compact camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as it.

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Light

The Sony DSC-WX220 is quite light (only 105 grams) compared to most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years. The average weight of digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the DSC-WX220 is 170g.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 105g cameras currently available including the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price] which has better reviews.

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Narrow

The average width of digital cameras of this age and spec is 100mm. With a width of only 92.3 millimeters, the DSC-WX220 is quite narrow compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the DSC-WX220.

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Short

At only 52.4 millimeters, the DSC-WX220 is quite short compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age. The average height of digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the DSC-WX220 is 61mm, and the heights range from 16mm to 750mm.

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10 Reasons Against

Poor Battery Life

A few Sony DSC-WX220 owners said in their reviews that it did not have a good battery life.

Quite Small Screen Size

With a screen size of only 2.7 inches, the DSC-WX220 has a quite small screen size compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the DSC-WX220. The average screen size of comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-WX220 is 2.8", and the screen sizes range from 1" to 4.8".

It may also be worth considering one of the other 2.7" screen digital cameras currently available including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4[plb_1353102_price], or the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price] which has better reviews.

If this Sony camera screen size is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the Fujifilm X100[plb_2173855_price] (3") which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D Compatible

The DSC-WX220 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the DSC-WX220 are also not 3D compatible.

Cameras which are 3D compatible that might also be worth looking at include the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price], the Nikon Coolpix L820[plb_2153075_price], or the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a GPS

Like most of the other cameras of this type and age, the DSC-WX220 does not have a GPS.

It is worth also looking at other cameras which also have a GPS including the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4[plb_1353102_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

The DSC-WX220 is not waterproof, although this is within the context that most of the other cameras of this age and type are also not waterproof.

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Quite Short Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

At only 1 second, the DSC-WX220 has a very short maximum camera shutter speed compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for more than two years. Across all the cameras of this type and age the maximum camera shutter speeds range from 0.12s to 250s, and the average maximum camera shutter speed is 13s.

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Only Features Four Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Sony DSC-WX220 is more than most digital cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This Sony digital camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DSC-WX220. The flash modes "Flash off", "Flash on" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modes

The Sony DSC-WX220 has a greater number of shooting modes than most compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. This Sony digital camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most frequently found shooting mode found on cameras of a comparable age and type to the DSC-WX220. The shooting modes "Movie" and "Scene" are also found on this camera.

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Very Short Maximum Battery Life

With a maximum battery life of only 1.75 hours, the Sony DSC-WX220 has a fairly short maximum battery life compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-WX220. The shortest maximum battery life of compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 0.83h, the longest is 320h, and the average maximum battery life is 18h.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The DSC-WX220 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the DSC-WX220.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony DSC-WX220

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Sony released the DSC-WX220.

Average Optical Zoom

At 10 times zoom factor, the Sony DSC-WX220 has a fairly typical optical zoom compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the DSC-WX220.

We compared all the other 10x optical zoom cameras to this digital camera and we think the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Cameras with a bigger optical zoom that might also be worth considering include the Sony DSC-HX60[plb_2166574_price] (30x).

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MOS Sensor Type

The DSC-WX220 has a MOS sensor type which is better than most similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. Most digital cameras of this age and spec have a CCD sensor type.

There are a number of alternative cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm FinePix F660[plb_1409997_price], the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price], or the Nikon Coolpix L820[plb_2153075_price].

If you are looking for a digital camera with a better sensor type then you might also want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4[plb_1353102_price] (CCD) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Focusing
Auto Focus
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Video Resolution
HD Type
Audio
Memory
Memory Card
Display
Screen Size
Display
Display Resolution
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Playback Mode
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery Size
Maximum Battery Life
Shot Per Battery Charge
Packaging Content
Included Cable
Networking
Wireless LAN Type
Other Features
Technical Details
Image Processor

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Expert Reviews

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3 January 2015

Updated as on January 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.Compact cameras have reached all kinds of people over the past few years. As a result, the... Read more…

Leicht berdurchschnittliche Bildqualitt (fr eine Reisezoomkamera)
10fachZoom trotz sehr kompaktem Kameragehuse
Mit 25mm sehr brauchbarer Weitwinkelbereich
Extrem kleine 2 2cm dnn) und leichte 122g mit Akku und Speicherkarte) Digitalkamera
Das Kameragehuse ist gut verarbeitet
400 ISO
Keine manuellen und halb automatischen Fotoprogramme
Kein Programmwhlrad vorhanden
Nur relativ wenige Einstellungsmglichkeiten
Die Bildschrfe lsst im Weitwinkel zum Rand hin deutlicher nach
31 July 2014

18.2-megapixel Exmor R CMOS image sensor mated to a 10x optical zoom G lens and the very sameBIONZ X image processor that's been boosting performance on much more expensive Sony digicams. The... Read more…

27 July 2014

Expert Reviews

The WX220 is this year's updated model, and the changes are minor. There's NFC for quicker Wi-Fi configuration. The mode switch has disappeared, but this isn't a great loss as the WX200's switch... Read more…

PhotographyBlog.com

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX220 is an ultra-compact camera that doesn't trade performance for style. It'll fit in a tight spot, but still packs Sony's 18.2MP sensor capable of a maximum ISO3200... Read more…

17 April 2014

Like the previous version, the Sony Cyber-shot WX220 delivers bright colourful photos, with good exposure. Rather more impressive is that the camera packs a wide-angle 10x optical zoom lens with...

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Reviewed 28 March 2015 by Deano1

A fantastic, easy to use camera. It fits neatly into your pocket and it's a great alternative to a smartphone camera, especially with it's 10X zoom. It takes good, but not great photos and I... Read more…

Reviewed 21 April 2015 by PistolPete81

I am a surveyor and I need a good quality, reasonably wide angle camera with a decent photo resolution. It also needs to be quite robust, easy to use (fat fingers) and have a decent zoom function.... Read more…

Reviewed 3 March 2015 by Shonsie

Ideal for quick easy photos, no complicated instructions Goes in pocket and ideal for the non professional!

Reviewed 21 April 2015 by JaneH2

I had one of these a few years but it was a bit clunkier. This is is so light and easy to use and I am extremely happy with it...

Reviewed 27 May 2015 by LM52

Really nice little camera at a very competitive price. Fairly easy to set up and get started and photos are of a good quality. Well done Sony "good things certainly do come in small parcels" The... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 70063g4, 70063g2, 70063g3, dscwx220b, dscwx220bce3, dscwx220nce3, dscwx220pce3, dscwx220bceh, sony dscwx220, sony dscwx220p, sony dscwx220pce3
Barcodes 00027242876934, 00027242876958, 04056572579372, 04905524980721, 04905524980738, 04905524980745, 04905524980752, 04905524980790

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