Close
Share on
Sony DSC-W310
Sony DSC-W310
9 Images + 20 Videos

Loading image...

Sony DSC-W310 Digital Camera

Compact Camera 12.1MP 4x Oct 2013
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Release Date
One industry award
Reasonably priced
Easy to use
31 Reviews + 1 Award
Camera Labs Recommended

Available from international sellers only

Tell Me When It Becomes Available See International Prices
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Reviews

One Industry Award

Websites Camera Labs decided that concluded that they would recommend this camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Good Expert Reviews

This low megapixel digital camera has an average expert rating of 83% based on five expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, Cameras.co.uk, Camera Labs and apcmag.com. That puts this camera in the top 12% of all the cameras of a similar type and age.

User Reviews Are Good

On average, DSC-W310 owners rated this camera 85%. Over 83% of reviewers gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

Good Brand

We checked 23,045 user and expert reviews (including 200 verified purchases) for Sony cameras and found that on average Sony has good ratings. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically within its low megapixel digital cameras range. 92% of those that bought a Sony camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Chart Hide Chart

Design

Easy to Use

Seven owners who reviewed the Sony DSC-W310 considered that it was easy to use. Tmw scored it 9 stars and mentioned in their review of this digital camera “It is very easy to use”. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Super easy to use and get started” in their Sony DSC-W310 review and rated it 8 stars. J. A. Sullivan said six years ago “Easy to use, set up was a doddle, superb quality photos so much lighter than the Sony Cybershot it has replaced, which I got when they first became popular” and gave it a score of 8 stars.

Good Product Quality

Eight owners who purchased this digital camera considered that it was good quality. Photographybay.com wrote seven years ago “While the Sony W310 won’t knock your socks off with class-leading image quality” in their Sony DSC-W310 review. Rik182 wrote on Amazon.co.uk “The picture quality is superb as is the flash” in their Sony DSC-W310 review. Amazon Customer gave this digital camera a score of 7 stars and said in their Sony DSC-W310 review six years ago “Easy to upload photos to PC just plugged it in and it worked! The pics are great quality too”.

Nice Design

Two people who reviewed the Sony DSC-W310 wrote that it was good looking. One person wrote in their reviews that it was well designed.

One customer reckoned that it was neat.

Robust

One owner who reviewed it considered that it was easy to damage or scratch. Kasia Kowalczyk mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Camera arrived before I was expecting it, there was no scratches and in very good condition”.


Features

Good Technical Features

One customer who purchased it thought it had good features. Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned “The Sony DSC-W310 combines some impressive looks and features with a low price” in their review of this digital camera.


Good Flash

One customer who reviewed the product wrote that it had a good flash.

4x Zoom With Good Wide Angle Coverage

One customer said in their reviews that the product had a good zoom. Apcmag.com mentioned “4x zoom with good wide angle coverage” nonetheless they rated the Sony DSC-W310 1 stars. One owner who reviewed it concluded that it had a good autofocus.

Good Quality Pictures

Eleven owners said in their reviews that it was able to produce good images. Expert review site Cameralabs.com rated it 6 stars and mentioned “Aimed squarely at the the point-and-shoot photographer it has an Intelligent Auto exposure mode with sce”. Tmw said “I got some great photos of my holiday” in their review of the Sony DSC-W310. Asad said “For general user an ideal camera, user friendly and quality pictures” .

One person who bought it said that it had a good picture resolution. Expert website Cameras.co.uk gave it a rating of 4 stars and wrote in their review of this digital camera “It has 12 megapixels and a 4x wide angle zoom lens”.

Read more Less

LCD Screen Narrow View Angle

One customer who reviewed it considered that it did not have a good screen. Apcmag.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “LCD screen narrow view angle”.


Weight & Dimensions

Slim, Easy to Use Design and Fast Focus

Four people reckoned that the Sony DSC-W310 was compact. Cameralabs.com gave the product a rating of 7 stars and said on Camera Labs “Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W310 verdict Sony's Cyber-shot DSC-W310 is a stylish compact with a 12 Megapixel sensor, 4x optical zoom”. Expert website Photographybay.com mentioned seven years ago “It’s compact size and friendly price-point are sure to make it a consideration for casual photographers looking to keep a camera at their instant disposal for snapshots”. Photographybay.com also said “The Sony Cyber-shot W310 is a 12.1-megapixel consumer-oriented compact camera” in their review.

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it was thin. Apcmag.com mentioned “Slim, easy to use design and fast focus” but in spite of that they only gave it a rating of 19.4 out of 100. Six years ago J. A. Sullivan said on Amazon “Neat, slim, sleek and fits in the handbag nicely” and gave it a rating of 7 stars.

One person who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was heavy and bulky.

One customer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to carry around. Tmw said in their review of the Sony DSC-W310 on Amazon seven years ago “I wanted something that would be easy to carry around and take pictures of my hols”.

Read more Less

Audio

Noisy Images and Slightly Dark Tones

One customer said in their reviews that the product was noisy. Apcmag.com mentioned in their Sony DSC-W310 review “Noisy images and slightly dark tones”.

Unacceptable Noise Level

One customer said in their reviews that the product was noisy. Apcmag.com mentioned in their Sony DSC-W310 review “Noisy images and slightly dark tones”.


Power

Good Battery Life

One owner concluded that this digital camera was quick to charge. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this digital camera “Great idea to charge the battery by plug-in rather than have to keep buying batteries”.

One customer concluded that the product had a good battery life. Six years ago Rik182 said “If you're looking for something that is stylish, compact, great battery life and takes very high quality photos (day” in their review of this digital camera.

Read more Less

Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

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


Lens System

Average Optical Zoom

The DSC-W310 has a pretty typical optical zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony w310silver, sony w310pink
Barcodes 00027242776777, 00027242776791
Feedback