The Sony DSC-H200 has a CCD sensor type which is better than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. Most digital cameras that were released around the same time as it have a MOS sensor type. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.
A CCD sensor type is actually the best sensor type across all bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DSC-H200.
Across comparable types of digital camera the worst sensor type is MOS.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras that have a CCD sensor currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon COOLPIX L120 ($260.00), the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 ($200.00), or the Olympus SP-620UZ.