Three customers said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good zoom. Ephotozine.com said on Ephotozine “The Sony Cyber-shot H200 is the latest bridge camera from Sony and features a 26x optical zoom lens, 20.1 megapixel Super HAD CCD sensor, HD 720p video recording, 3inch screen” in their review of this digital camera.
Two customers who reviewed it considered that it had a good lens. Steves-Digicams.com said on expert review site Steve's Digicams “Assisting with this large lens is Sony's Optical Steady” in their review of this digital camera. Four years ago Toptenreviews.com wrote “The camera features a 20.1-megapixel lens and an average optical zoom, with below-average video recording, which isn't a huge setback if you aren't looking to make movies with it”.