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Sony DSC-H90

A classic and fully featured 16.1 megapixel 16 times zoom factor camera
Compact 16.1MP 16x Yes Sep 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Sony DSC-H90 Review

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18 Reviews
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Not Currently for Sale
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Good Features
Overall Score
35
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 67% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
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. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report is a good size.
This Sony digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Has a built-in flash
Not waterproof
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Good
44
Mediocre
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Very Good
35
Mediocre

Sony DSC-H90 Video Reviews


How Big is the Sony DSC-H90?

The Sony DSC-H90 is 104.7mm wide and 59.7mm tall. It is 33.8mm deep and weighs 192g.

Sony DSC-H90 front dimensions

Sony DSC-H90 size in context

Sony DSC-H90 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on six expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Cameras.co.uk, CNET.com.au and info.abril.com.br the average expert rating of this Sony camera is 71 out of 100.

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User Reviews Are Good

This Sony camera has an average user rating of 83 out of 100 based on 12 user reviews. 8 reviewers (75% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 67% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Sony Has Very Good Camera Reviews

We checked 29,814 owner and expert reviews (including 10,342 verified purchases) for Sony digital cameras and found that on average Sony has very good ratings. We also found that Sony has very good ratings specifically within its cameras range. 92% of those that bought a Sony digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report it is a Good Size

Two people who bought the Sony DSC-H90 considered that it was compact.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Four people who reviewed the Sony DSC-H90 considered that it was able to produce good images.

  • It takes brilliant photos and the zoom is also great!
    Sophie (Amazon.co.uk) - September 2012
  • This camera is just okay, does not take good pictures at night, which is a bit disappointing…
  • It is compact, easy to use and it takes great pictures - the panoramic function works a treat especially for a someone who is a complete novice…
    Ketura (Amazon.co.uk) - September 2013
  • However quality of images - colour, clarity- is excellent…
  • The best camera for those who are chosen to make a perfect pictures and video! The best choice for all of the camera fans!

Features

Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16.1 megapixels, the Sony DSC-H90 has a pretty average megapixel compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

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

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Average Weight

With a weight of 192 grams, the DSC-H90 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 16 times zoom factor, the Sony DSC-H90 has a pretty typical optical zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The DSC-H90 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Display Diagonal

The DSC-H90 has a relatively standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras.

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2/3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 2/3"|1/2"|1/2.3"" optical sensor size, which is typical of many cameras. 8.80 x 6.60mm.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Sony DSC-H90 has one of the shorter minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) (only 24 millimeters) amongst cameras of this age. The minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of cameras range from 2.3mm to 75mm.

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Not Waterproof

The Sony DSC-H90 is not waterproof. Most of the other digital cameras do are waterproof.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The DSC-H90 supports video capability. Most of the other cameras also support video capability.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The DSC-H90 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras. In addition, this camera have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 2592, 3648 x 2736 and 2592 x 1944 and 1920 x 1080. The best still image resolution of all digital cameras is 6016 x 4000 and the worst is S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664.

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Features Smile Detection

The DSC-H90 features smile detection. Most of the other cameras also feature smile detection.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Sony DSC-H90 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Features Smile Detection

The Sony DSC-H90 features smile detection. Most of the other cameras also feature smile detection.

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Fairly Big Digital Zoom

Cameras have digital zooms of between 0.72x and 810x. The DSC-H90 has one of the biggest digital zooms (115 times zoom factor) amongst cameras of this age.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera was released in September 2012.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ultrapro dschx100v, sony dsch90b, dsch90rcee8, dsch90bcee8, dsch90rceh, dsch90bceh, dsch90sc
Barcodes 00027242843974, 00027242843998, 00608939807785, 00617529208154, 03610170847182, 03610170847212, 04905524831849, 04905524831856, 04905524831870, 04905524831887, 04905524831894, 04905524858129, 04905524858136, 04905524871920

Frequently Asked Questions About the Sony DSC-H90

3.9MP higher megapixel
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