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Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V
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8 Reviews
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Features
Fully-Featured
65
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
67
Age
5 Years Old
74
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
Customers report that this camera is compact and able to produce good images. It's a classic and fully featured 246g camera. It has an image stabiliser and a GPS and supports Wi-Fi and Full HD video.
20.4MP
5184 X 3456
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
30x
OPTICAL ZOOM
FULL HD VIDEO
RESOLUTION
3.5
MINIMUM
1s
CAMERA
12,800
MAXIMUM ISO
SPEED
246g
486x
DIGITAL ZOOM
3"
SCREEN
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Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60V Price History

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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V number 94 across all digital cameras and number 290 in best selling cameras.

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74
Kagoo Score
90
Reviews
81
Features
67
Age

74

74
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 74?

our review analysis indicates that it has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 79%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
This Sony digital camera has some great features:
High megapixels
Ergonomic grip
See your pictures in 4k detail
Get creative with picture effect
Make your smartphone a remote control
Share with wi-fi and NFC
Create, connect, and share
Apps to evolve each shot

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each digital camera by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the digital camera is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec digital cameras come to market, the older digital cameras will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for landscape photography. It is also very good for everyday photography as well being good for portrait photography.
90
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Average Review Score

4 stars (8 reviews)

13%

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What Are People Saying About the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V?

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One Customer Thought This Digital Camera Had a Good Battery Life
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Three People Thought the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX60V Was Good in Terms of Size

Three people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V was compact.

  • With prosumer/ premium digital compact cameras getting all the attention , there's actually another compact camera category that's still doing well despite ...
    hardwarezone.com.sg 29 Dec 2014
  • With prosumer/ premium digital compact cameras getting all the attention, there's actually another compact camera category that's still doing well despite ...
    hardwarezone.com.ph 13 Jan 2015
  • ... 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 general photography ...
    nothingwired.com 5 Jan 2015
  • One Person Thought it Had a Good Lens
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    One Customer Thought it Did Not Have a Good Screen or Viewfinder
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    Some Owners Thought it Took Good Quality Pictures

    Two people thought that the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V was able to produce good images.

  • ... looking for a travel camera with a high degree of zoom and good image stabilization at the far end, while still being able to fit it in a jacket pocket ...
    hardwarezone.com.ph 13 Jan 2015
  • ... the mode used to shoot. This definitely helps to speed things...Good image stabilization. Long range. Dedicated exposure compensation dial. Hot shoe for ...
    hardwarezone.com.sg 29 Dec 2014
  • One Person Thought it Had Good Exposure Controls
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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    High megapixels
    Huge optical zoom
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Has an image stabiliser
    High maximum ISO sensitivity
    Supports Wi-Fi
    Has a GPS
    Has a built-in flash
    Supports Full HD video
    Huge digital zoom
    Has an HDMI
    Has a carrying case
    Has a wrist strap
    Has a self-timer
    5184 x 3456 still image resolution
    Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
    Features brightness adjustment
    Features contrast adjustment
    Has a shoe mounting point
    High display resolution
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    380 battery life
    Has a tripod mount
    5184 x 3456 pixels image resolution
    ok weight
    ok display diagonal
    Large minimum aperture number
    Long camera shutter speed
    Does not feature bluetooth
    Only 1/2 to 1/2.5" image sensor size
    High Megapixels

    The lowest megapixels of digital cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 15MP. The megapixels of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V of 20.4MP is in the highest 10% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit
    Huge Optical Zoom

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V's optical zoom of 30x is very big compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 8% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

    What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit
    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

    A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

    What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Large Minimum Aperture Number

    The minimum aperture number of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V of 3.5 is in the largest 20% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

    What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit
    Has an Image Stabiliser

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has an image stabiliser. 70% of digital cameras also have an image stabiliser.

    What is an image stabiliser? Less Edit
    High Maximum ISO Sensitivity

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V's maximum ISO sensitivity of 12,800 is higher than 79% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the ISO sensitivities (max) range from 100 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000.

    What does "maximum ISO sensitivity" mean? Less Edit
    Long Camera Shutter Speed

    Digital cameras have camera shutter speeds of between 0.000016s and 4s, and the average camera shutter speed is 0.01s. The camera shutter speed of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V of 0.000625s is in the longest 13% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

    What does "camera shutter speed" mean? Less Edit
    5184 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

    The highest image resolution of the Cybershot DSC-HX60V is 5184 x 3456 pixels. That's 13% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels.

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    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

    What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit
    Has a GPS
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has a GPS, unlike 90% of cameras which do not have a GPS.

    What is a GPS? Less Edit
    Does Not Feature Bluetooth

    Like most other digital cameras, the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V does not feature bluetooth. 93% of digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

    What is bluetooth? Less Edit
    Has a Built-in Flash
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    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has a built-in flash, as do 75% of digital cameras.

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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V's weight of 246g is ok compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 60% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

    What does "weight" mean? Less Edit
    Supports Full HD Video
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 71% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

    What is Full HD video? Less Edit
    Huge Digital Zoom

    The digital zooms of digital cameras range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x. The digital zoom of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V of 486x is in the biggest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Has an HDMI
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    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has an HDMI, which is unusual. 62% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI.

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    ok Display Diagonal
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    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V's display diagonal of 3" is ok compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 45% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Has a Carrying Case

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has a carrying case. 90% of cameras do not have a carrying case.

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    Has a Wrist Strap

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has a wrist strap, unlike 92% of digital cameras which do not have a wrist strap.

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    Has a Self-Timer

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has a self-timer, unlike 81% of cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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    5184 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V supports a maximum still image resolution of 5184 x 3456. That's 28% higher resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4320 x 3240. This Sony camera also supports a still image resolution of 5184x3456, 3648x2432, 2592x1728 plus 13 more values. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 2992 x 2000 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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    Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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    Features Brightness Adjustment

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V features brightness adjustment, which is unusual. 81% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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    Features Contrast Adjustment

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V features contrast adjustment, unlike 82% of digital cameras which do not feature contrast adjustment.

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    Has a Shoe Mounting Point

    The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has a shoe mounting point, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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    High Display Resolution

    The average display resolution of all digital cameras is 570,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V of 922,000 pixels is higher than 80% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This camera supports a video resolution of 640x480|1440x1080|1920x1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras. 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.

    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.

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    380 Battery Life

    Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V which takes 380 battery life.

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    Has a Tripod Mount

    The Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 77% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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    Only 1/2 to 1/2.5" Image Sensor Size

    This camera has a 1/2.3" image sensor size, which is the most frequently found image sensor size on digital cameras.

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    Age

    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V Release Date

    February 2014

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    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX60V Specification

    Key Features
    Optical Zoom
    Weight
    Camera Type
    Megapixels
    Picture Quality
    Image Stabiliser
    Image Sensor Size
    Still Image Resolution
    Maximum Image Resolution
    Sensor Type
    Image Formats Supported
    Supported Aspect Ratios
    Design
    Certification
    Colour
    Lens System
    Digital Zoom
    Minimum Aperture Number
    Maximum Aperture Number
    Focal Length Range (F-F)
    Lens Structure (Elements/groups)
    Focusing
    Closest Focusing Distance
    Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
    Macro Focusing Range (Wide)
    Auto Mode Focusing Range (Wide)
    Focus Adjustment
    Macro Focusing Range (Tele)
    Auto Mode Focusing Range (Tele)
    Light Exposure
    ISO Sensitivity
    Light Exposure Modes
    Maximum ISO Sensitivity
    Minimum ISO Sensitivity
    Light Metering
    Light Exposure Correction
    Shutter
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
    Flash
    Shoe Mounting Point
    Flash Modes
    Flash Guide Number
    Flash Range (Tele)
    Flash Range (Wide)
    Video
    Full HD Video
    Maximum Video Resolution
    Video Recording
    Video Resolution
    Motion JPEG Frame Rate
    Video Formats Supported
    Analog Signal Format System
    HD Type
    Audio
    Built-in Microphone
    Voice Recording
    Audio System
    Audio Formats Supported
    Memory
    Compatible Memory Card
    Display
    Display Diagonal
    Display Resolution
    Display
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type
    Ports & Interfaces
    HDMI
    USB Version
    AV Output
    HDMI Connector Type
    USB Connector
    Camera
    Built-in Processor
    Operating Systems Supported (Windows)
    GPS
    White Balance
    Shooting Modes
    Photo Effects
    Self-Timer Delay
    Tripod Mount
    Contrast Adjustment
    Brightness Adjustment
    Scene Modes
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Weight (Including Battery)
    Battery
    Battery Supported
    Battery Type
    Battery Life
    Packaging Content
    AC Adapter Included
    Cables Included
    Batteries Included
    Quick Start Guide
    Carrying Case
    Wrist Strap
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Near Field Communication (NFC)
    Bluetooth
    Wi-Fi Standards
    Other Features
    Energy Star Certified
    Power Source Type
    Built-in Flash
    Minimum Processor
    Interface
    Dimensions (WxDxH)
    Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
    Size
    Type
    Technical Details
    GPS
    Technical Details
    Self-Timer
    Focal Length
    Continuous Shooting
    Shutter Speed

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    4905524980097 dschx60v, 4905524980103 dschx60v, sony dschx60v

    Barcodes

     04056572579259,  04905524980097,  04905524980103,  04905524980172,  07091169201165

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