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Sony DSC-WX7
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Sony DSC-WX7 Digital Camera

Two industry awards
Good product quality
Good video capture
75 Reviews + 2 Awards
PhotographyBlog.com Recommended What Digital Camera Gold

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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The writers at two expert review sites both liked this digital camera. The expert at website PhotographyBlog.com conluded that they would endorse this camera and gave it a "Recommended" award and the writer at website What Digital Camera gave it a "Gold" award and decided it was excellent.

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on seventeen expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, Digital Versus and gadgetspeak.com this digital camera has an average expert rating of 77%.

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 69 owner reviews this Sony digital camera has an average owner rating of 85 out of 100. 28 reviewers gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

Sony Cameras Have Good Reviews

Based on 23,045 expert and user reviews (including 196 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its digital cameras. Sony also 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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Good Product Quality

Fifteen customers reckoned that the Sony DSC-WX7 was good quality. Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Highly-specified compact, with a competent performance matched with decent image quality” and gave the product a rating of 6 stars. Nanou wrote five years ago “I was looking for a compact camera that can take great shots in low light, whilst providing good overall picture quality” in their review of this digital camera. Nanou also said “The first one is that the video quality is magnificent.” in their review.

Nice Design

Three customers who purchased the Sony DSC-WX7 said that it was good looking. Expert website Asia.cnet.com said in their review of this digital camera six years ago “Sony's Cyber-shot models have usually always been elegantly styled, with slimline bodies incorporating reasonably attractive specs within”. Also six years ago Mr. M. I. Harrison mentioned on Amazon “Nice looking camera”. G. Godinho mentioned on Amazon also six years ago “The background defocus mode is pretty impressive for creating depth of field effect, giving the pics a professional look” in their Sony DSC-WX7 review.

One customer reckoned that this digital camera was well designed.

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Easy to Use

Four owners who bought it thought it was easy to use. Twist mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Such an easy to use camera, with dedicated video recording button”. Mr. M. I. Harrison said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “I've not really had a chance to use it properly.”. Binkydaminky wrote “The accompanying software is basic and simple to use, as is the camera itself” in their review of this digital camera.

Three customers who purchased this digital camera thought it was easy to use the menus. Five years ago Bellybong wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Also the menu's are very easy to navigate”. G. Godinho said in their review of the Sony DSC-WX7 on Amazon “Bit small for my hands (my hands are average sized), tiny buttons makes it hard to quickly switch between settings” and gave it a score of 6 stars.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Matthew said in his review of the Sony DSC-WX7 on Amazon “Even my big hands can operate it quickly”.

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Robust

Two people agreed that the product was well made. Geriatric Backpacker rated this digital camera 6 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The Sony DSCWX7 is a robust and solid compact camera”.

One person thought it was reliable. Six years ago Tom_birmingham gave it a rating of 7 stars and said in their review of this digital camera “The DSC-WX7 had super fast delivery and has been great and reliable so far although has only been used for a few weeks”.

One person who bought the Sony DSC-WX7 thought it was strong and durable. Geriatric Backpacker wrote on Amazon “All in all this is a robust camera that is at the top end of the price market” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Video Capture

Ten customers wrote in their reviews that it was good for video recording. Reza said in their Sony DSC-WX7 review on Amazon “Video quality is also excellent” and scored it 7 stars. Amazon Customer rated this digital camera 4 stars and mentioned “The photos are fantastic quality and there's a video function on it which has made my Canon video camera redundant” in their review of this digital camera. Ab`s wrote in their review of this digital camera “Movies are full 1080” and scored it 6 stars.

Good Quality Lens

Three owners who reviewed the Sony DSC-WX7 concluded that it had a good lens. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert review site Digital Versus six years ago “However, this camera actually has the same lens as the W570, which our tests showed covered a 68° field of view”. Edward said “The lens is very good”. Mjlinks mentioned “The image quality is very good as is colour rendition, one of the reviews suggested that the Zeiss lens is better than Sonys own for this, I can't compare” in their review of this digital camera.

One owner who bought the product concluded that it had a good zoom.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product had a good screen. Hopalong scored it 7 stars and mentioned in their review of the Sony DSC-WX7 on Amazon “Lovely size screen and quick to shoot”.

Good Flash

One customer who purchased the product considered that it had a good flash.

Good Quality Pictures

Twenty-two people who purchased this digital camera concluded that it was able to produce good images. Peter mentioned on Amazon four years ago “It's produced some great quality photos for us”. Ps said in their review of this digital camera “The quality of pictures and video is excellent for this mid price compact”. S. Cheng mentioned in their review of the Sony DSC-WX7 on Amazon “Great camera, very clear(video & photos”.

Eight owners who bought this digital camera concluded that it was good in low light. Expert website Goodgearguide.com.au wrote “It's capable of producing great images in good light and acceptable images in low light; its video mode is also impressive”. Reza mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Brilliant photography at low light”.

Five customers concluded that it had a good image sensor. Photographyblog.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “The WX7 offers a 5x zoom lens, 16 megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor, Full HD movie recording” and rated it 7 stars. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote on expert website Good Gear Guide.com.au “The sensor is generally good, which surprised us for a camera with high megapixel count”. G. Godinho wrote “Exmor r sensor is great!” and gave the product a rating of 7 stars.

One person who bought the product concluded that it had a good picture resolution. Bellybong said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The zoom is very good and the burst shooting is the best I have seen” and gave it a score of 7 stars.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One owner wrote in their reviews that the product was noisy. Whatdigitalcamera.com said “It's only its noise and processing issues which mar its overall score - otherwise it's a winner” in their Sony DSC-WX7 review.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Nineteen owners mentioned in their reviews that it was compact. Goodgearguide.com.au said in their review of this digital camera on Good Gear Guide.com.au six years ago “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX7 is a compact 16-megapixel camera with a 5x optical zoom”. Expert review site Photographyblog.com said “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX7 is a new mid-range compact camera with a wealth of advanced features” in their review of the Sony DSC-WX7. Photoreview.com.au said “It's the first to be available for review and also claims status as the first compact digicam with a 3D Stil”.

Three owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was thin. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote in their review of this digital camera on Good Gear Guide.com.au “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX7 is a slim compact digital camera that combines Sony's 16 megapixel Exmor-R sensor with a 5x Carl Zeiss lens”. Six years ago expert review site Techgeek.com.au said “Does the slim body mean big features” in their review of this digital camera. Techgeek.com.au also said “A compact and slim camera with huge features such 1080i HD video recording” in their review.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Eight customers who reviewed it said that it had good features. Ps said “It has some decent features, my favourite being the burst function - it takes 10 frames in a second which is great for getting that perfect shot of a fleeting child” in their review of this digital camera. Bellybong said “This is a really great compact camera and has many features that I find on my bridge camera” in their review of this digital camera. Hb Shopper rated it 7 stars and wrote on Amazon “A great camera with loads of great features” in their review of the Sony DSC-WX7.


Power

Good Battery Life

Four people who purchased the product concluded that it had a good battery life. Ps said in their review of the Sony DSC-WX7 on Amazon “Wanting to upgrade, I bought the Sony DSCWX7 and am disappointed by the fact that it has SUCH a short battery life”. Peter wrote in his review of the Sony DSC-WX7 on Amazon “The battery life is good”. Bellybong mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The one big problem is the battery life”.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Sony camera was released in April 2017.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony p48896140m, dscwx7wc.cee2, sony dscwx7b, dscwx7p
Barcodes 00027242824539, 04905524707687
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