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Sony DSC-TX10 Digital Camera

Eight industry awards
Slow interface
Not cheap
85 Reviews + 8 Awards
Camera Labs Recommended Ephotozine Recommended Trusted Reviews Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Recommended

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Reviews

Eight Industry Awards

This camera has received eight awards from experts in digital cameras.

The editors of five expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this digital camera. This camera received a "Recommended" award from Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Trusted Reviews, Camera Labs and Pclab.pl.

Two additional expert review sites both endorsed this camera. This digital camera received a "Gold" award from website Gadgetgear.nl and the author at website Optyczne.pl gave it an "Editor's Choice" award and wrote it was terrific.

This Sony digital camera received a "Best Product" award from Kamerabild.se.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

This Sony camera has an average expert rating of 76% based on twenty-five expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Trusted Reviews and Digicam Buyer.co.uk.

User Reviews Are Average

On average, people who bought this camera rated it as 76 out of 100.

Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

We checked 23,045 expert and user reviews (including 196 verified purchases) for Sony cameras and found that on average Sony has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically within its digital cameras range. 83% of those that bought a Sony digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Weight & Dimensions

Svelte, Pocket Sized, Attractively Finished

Twelve customers thought it was compact. Techamuna.com wrote five years ago “Svelte, pocket sized, attractively finished”. Cameralabs.com mentioned “The Sony Cyber-shot TX10, announced in January 2011, is a 16.2 Megapixel compact with a 4x stabilised zoom”. Cameralabs.com also said “Sony Cyber-shot TX10 verdict The Sony Cyber-shot TX10 is a 16.2 megapixel compact with a 4x stabilised zoom” in their review.

Eight people who bought it agreed that it was thin. Techamuna.com wrote “Slim, stylish and feature packed - with Full HD” however they gave it a rating of 14 out of 100. Techamuna.com also wrote “Very nice, slim and smooth design” in their review. Cameralabs.com said on expert review site Camera Labs “Like earlier TX series models it's very slim, with an integral lens protected by a vertically sliding co” in their review of this digital camera.

Three owners wrote that it was heavy and bulky. Hard 2 Pleze said on Amazon “So I ordered a Panasonic Lumix TZ 10 based on the fact that it's a Leica under a different brand; I was disappointed how chunky it was”. Tom Altmann gave the product a score of 7 stars and he mentioned in his review of this digital camera “Amazed at how small it is compared to other waterproof/shockproof cameras that usually have some bulky case-like thing around it”.

Two owners mentioned that the product was a good size. Digicambuyer.co.uk said on expert review site Digicam Buyer.co.uk “A great performer with sleek dimensions” and gave it a rating of 7 stars. Peter rated the product 9 stars and he wrote five years ago “Sony dsctx10 very good size loveli pictures underwater beaty nice easy”.

One customer who bought this digital camera thought it was easy to carry around. Sherrine wrote “It is light and easy to use”.

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Good Flash

One person who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it had a good flash. Roy mentioned in his review of the Sony DSC-TX10 on Amazon “The only other negatives were the camera performance under low light both video and still with the flash being very strong that tended to over expose the image”.

Good Quality Pictures

Twenty-eight owners said in their reviews that the Sony DSC-TX10 was able to produce good images. Digitalversus.com mentioned in their Sony DSC-TX10 review on expert website Digital Versus “The TX10 has some rather interesting photo functions”. Digitalversus.com also said “You can, for example take panoramic pictures quickly and easily using the 'Sweep Panorama' mode; just press the shutter release, move the camera in the direction of t” in their review. Also six years ago Digicambuyer.co.uk rated this digital camera 6 stars and wrote in their review of the Sony DSC-TX10 “The images look as good as the camera itself”.

Two owners said that the product had a good picture resolution. Ephotozine.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Is tough enough to survive extreme shooting conditions”. One person who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Digitalversus.com wrote on Digital Versus six years ago “Thanks to its very fast sensor” and scored it 8 stars.

One person who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was good in low light.

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Bright, Clear Screen

Four people said in their reviews that it had a good screen. Techamuna.com said in their Sony DSC-TX10 review “Bright and clear screen”. Adrian gave it a rating of 6 stars and he said “The screen looks great” in his Sony DSC-TX10 review.

Fast Autofocus With a Nice Wide 4x 25100mm Lens

Four owners said in their reviews that the Sony DSC-TX10 had a good lens. Techamuna.com wrote five years ago “Fast autofocus with a nice wide 4x 25100mm lens” however they only scored the product 1 stars. Techamuna.com also wrote “Wide-angle lens with optical image stabilization” in their review.

Two owners who purchased this digital camera thought it had a good zoom. Techamuna.com wrote “Full HD video with optical zoom” in their review of the Sony DSC-TX10. Photographyblog.com mentioned “A 4x zoom lens, full 1080i HD movies”.

One person who reviewed it considered that it had a good image stabiliser. Four years ago J. Macpherson mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The image stabilisation worked well and produced some great footage”.

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FUllHD Video

Fifteen people mentioned in their reviews that the Sony DSC-TX10 was good for video recording. Five years ago Techamuna.com wrote “1080p movies at 25fps” however despite that they only scored it 14 out of 100. Techamuna.com also mentioned “Good 1080i video mode with stereo sound” in their review. T3.com wrote “The Sony DSC-TX10 hides a folded 4x optical zoom, plus back-lit CMOS sensor delivering 16 megapixel stills and Full HD video” in their review of this digital camera.


Power

Good Battery Life

One owner mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good battery life. Roy mentioned in his Sony DSC-TX10 review on Amazon.co.uk “The touch screen worked well, battery life I found to be excellent”.


Features

Well Priced for Its Feature Set

Six people who reviewed it agreed that it had good features. Techamuna.com mentioned five years ago “Well priced for its feature set”. Trustedreviews.com mentioned on expert review site Trusted Reviews “The Sony TX10 is a tough little point-and-shoot compact from Sony with a decent features and a premium price tag to match”. Cameras.co.uk mentioned “The Sony Cybershot DSC TX10 has a great range of features.” in their review of this digital camera.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Three owners thought it was noisy. Five years ago Techamuna.com wrote “Noise kept under control” in their review of this digital camera. Roy he said on Amazon “This was due not only to horrible background noise while underwater” in his Sony DSC-TX10 review.

One owner reckoned that it was quiet.

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Noise Kept Under Control

Three owners thought it was noisy. Five years ago Techamuna.com wrote “Noise kept under control” in their review of this digital camera.

Roy he said on Amazon “This was due not only to horrible background noise while underwater” in his Sony DSC-TX10 review.


Design

Image Quality

Twelve people who bought the Sony DSC-TX10 reckoned that it was good quality. Techamuna.com wrote “Image quality” in their review of this digital camera. Six years ago Tom Altmann rated the product 6 stars and he wrote on Amazon.co.uk “Even if you took away the fact it is waterproof etc it would still be a great camera with great picture quality and usability” in his review of this digital camera. Roy said in his review of this digital camera “I was sad to return this camera as I just loved its size and functionality, picture and video quality is very good (Apart from the sound”.

Style and Size

Fifteen customers wrote in their reviews that it was good looking. Five years ago Techamuna.com mentioned in their Sony DSC-TX10 review “Style and Size” nonetheless they only rated it 14 out of 100. Cameralabs.com mentioned on expert website Camera Labs “Like other TX-series models the TX10 is, in Sony's words, 'sleek and stylish', with a non-extendi” in their review of this digital camera. Digitalversus.com wrote “With stylish looks”.

Three owners who reviewed it considered that it was well designed. Techamuna.com wrote “Fairer Preis, gute Bildqualitt, reichhaltige Ausstattung, robuste Verarbeitung, schickes Design” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Imaging-Resource.com scored it 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The Sony Cyber-shot TX10 is a very nicely designed ultra compact, certainly, with the virtue of being impervious to water”.

One person who bought it reckoned that it was smooth. Pocket-Lint.com wrote on Pocket Lint “The TX10 delivers colourful pictures requiring minimal post processing and the smooth and silent lens action is a bonus when shooting”.

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Tough Yet Stylish

Fourteen people thought the Sony DSC-TX10 was strong and durable. Techamuna.com said “The most stylish rugged camera”. Techamuna.com also mentioned “Waterproof, shockproof, excellent finish” in their review. Techamuna.com also wrote “Tough yet stylish” in their review.

Eleven people wrote in their reviews that it was good at resisting water ingress. Last year Pinoytechblog.com said “Improved its ruggedness (16ft underwater as compared to the TX5's 10ft” in their review of this digital camera. Incey scored it 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “We received the camera, tested it once under water, no problems”. Bhai said on Amazon “I could wash this camera below tap just to clean it, explains that it is seriously waterproof”.

Three owners who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was well made. Expert website Digitalversus.com mentioned “A high-resistance build and responsive electronics” in their Sony DSC-TX10 review. Expert website Digitalcamerainfo.com said in their review of this digital camera “Underneath its bright, modern exterior is a rugged tough-cam, built to withstand punishment from both earth” yet they gave this digital camera a rating of 59.647672505409 out of 100. Expert review site Reviewed.com said in their review of this digital camera “Underneath its bright, modern exterior is a rugged tough-cam, built to withstand the fury of both earth” .

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Slow Interface

Four owners who reviewed the product agreed that it was not easy to use. Imaging-Resource.com mentioned on Imaging Resource.com “The TX10 can be extremely frustrating to use”. Six years ago C wrote “There is no control over the JPEG compression %age” in their review of this digital camera. Sherrine mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon five years ago “I did find the touch screen difficult to use when the temperatures were below freezing.”.

One customer said in their reviews that it did not have a good interface. Techamuna.com wrote “Slow interface” in their Sony DSC-TX10 review. One owner reckoned that this digital camera was not easy to handle. Techamuna.com mentioned “Doesn't look like it will withstand prolonged rough handling” in their review of this digital camera.

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Support

Good Support

Two people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it had good technical guidance. Six years ago Adrian scored it 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “This does not help much and is inconvenient to flick between the pages” in his Sony DSC-TX10 review. Adrian also said “There is a help function on the camera itself.” in his review.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Sony camera has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony dsctx10l, sony dsctx10p, sony dsctx10b
Barcodes 00027242813090, 00027242813106, 00027242813113, 00027242813120, 02772381568971, 05052711531347, 05053106203092
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