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Sony DSC-W570

Sony DSC-W570
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An award winning and affordable compact camera, with features
Compact 16.1MP 5x Yes Mar 2012
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Sony DSC-W570 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Sony DSC-W570 number 618 across all digital cameras.
95
Reviews
161 Reviews + 1 Award
98
Value for Money
Excellent
92
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 93?

It has great user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 74%, based on 161 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Sony digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Has an image stabilizer
Smaller than average minimum aperture number
Faster than average camera shutter speed

Sony DSC-W570 Video Reviews

Sony DSC-W570 In-Depth Analysis

Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the DSC-W570 of 16.1MP is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 59% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Sony DSC-W570's optical zoom of 5x is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 36% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the DSC-W570 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Sony DSC-W570 of only 3,200 is in the lowest 27% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all digital cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The DSC-W570 has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Smaller Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The DSC-W570's minimum aperture number of only 2.6 is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 90% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Camera Shutter Speed

The DSC-W570's camera shutter speed of 0.5s is faster than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the fastest 10% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Lighter Than Average

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The DSC-W570's weight of only 100g is lighter than 96% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The DSC-W570 has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The DSC-W570 supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of digital cameras do not support video capability.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The average display resolution of all digital cameras is 610,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels. The display resolution of the DSC-W570 of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 67% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

Digital cameras have digital zooms of between 1x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x. The DSC-W570's digital zoom of 10x is in the biggest 10% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 220 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the DSC-W570 which takes 220 battery life.

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Does Not Feature Contrast Adjustment

Like most other cameras, the Sony DSC-W570 does not feature contrast adjustment. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Features Face Detection

The DSC-W570 features face detection, which is unusual. 88% of digital cameras do not feature face detection.

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Lighter Than Average

Across all the cameras the weights range from 0.095kg to 1.3kg, and the average weight is 0.24kg. The weight of the Sony DSC-W570 of only 0.1kg is in the lightest 5% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Start-Up Time

The start-up time of the DSC-W570 of 1,700ms is slower than 83% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The fastest start-up time of digital cameras is 0.1ms, the slowest is 2,000ms, and the average start-up time is 580ms.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The DSC-W570's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 53% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Smile Detection

The Sony DSC-W570 features smile detection, which is unusual. 88% of digital cameras do not feature smile detection.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The DSC-W570 features multi burst mode, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the digital cameras the display diagonals range from 1" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Sony DSC-W570 of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 82% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Smile Detection

The DSC-W570 features smile detection, unlike 97% of digital cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The DSC-W570 does not support Full HD video, although keep in mind that 76% of cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Lower Than Average Maximum Playback Zoom

The playback zoom (max) of digital cameras range from 1x to 39x, and the average maximum playback zoom is 10x. The maximum playback zoom of the DSC-W570 of only 8x is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 82% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Sony DSC-W570 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony dscw570pceh, dsc-w570(violet), dscw570v.cee8, sony 161mp

Barcodes:

00027242808621, 00027242816213, 03610170012887, 03610170020950, 03610170037507, 04905524752304, 04905524752441, 04905524752458, 04905524752465, 04905524752533, 04905524752601, 04905524752656, 04905524752786, 04905524752793, 04905524757996, 04905524758009, 07501450761396, 07501450761419, 08427247079750, 08427247079767, 08427247079774, 08427247079781

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