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Sony DSC-W620

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Sony DSC-W620

$174.95
Sony DSC-W620
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A classic and good spec compact digital camera
Compact 14.1MP 5x Yes Jan 2012
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Used - Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W620 14.1 MP Digital Camera with 5x Optical Zoom and 2.7-Inch LCD (Red) (2012 Model)
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Sony DSC-W620 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Sony DSC-W620 number 936 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
29 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has great user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 76%, based on 29 reviews.
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 digital cameras 2018.
This Sony digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Average optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Only 4320 x 3240 pixels image resolution
Lower than average megapixels

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Sony DSC-W620 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only 4320 X 3240 Pixels Image Resolution

The Sony DSC-W620 has a maximum image resolution of 4320 x 3240 pixels. That's 12% lower image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The best resolution of all cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The DSC-W620's sensor megapixels of only 14.1MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 66% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The DSC-W620's optical zoom of 5x is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 52% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the DSC-W620 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Cameras resolutions range 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-W620 of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 79% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the DSC-W620 of 3.2 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 19% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Sony DSC-W620 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Sony DSC-W620 of 0.0005s is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 57% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The DSC-W620 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Lighter Than Average

Across all the cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Sony DSC-W620 of only 100g is very light compared to most other cameras. It is lighter than 96% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Sony DSC-W620 does not support Wi-Fi, although it is worth noting that 69% of cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the DSC-W620 of 6.5 is larger than 83% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 220 Battery Life

The Sony DSC-W620 is a digital camera that takes 220 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Features Face Detection

The Sony DSC-W620 features face detection, unlike 88% of cameras which do not feature face detection.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The DSC-W620's display diagonal of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 15% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of digital cameras is 1", the largest is 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The DSC-W620 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The DSC-W620 supports video capability. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Lower Than Average Maximum Playback Zoom

The DSC-W620's maximum playback zoom of only 8x is lower than 84% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average maximum playback zoom of all cameras is 10x, with the lowest being 1x and the highest being 39x.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The DSC-W620 does not have an HDMI, although it is worth keeping in mind that 55% of cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Sony DSC-W620's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 26% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The DSC-W620's digital zoom of 10x is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 90% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have digital zooms of between 1x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the DSC-W620 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. The worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Very Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the DSC-W620 of 28mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the longest 5% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The display resolutions of cameras range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The display resolution of the DSC-W620 of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 31% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony dscw620r, sony dscw620s

Barcodes:

00027242843592, 00027242843608, 00027242843615, 00033172032272, 00033172032296, 00534310341954, 04905524833379, 04905524833386, 04905524855395, 04905524855401, 04905524855517, 09781334567902

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