Reviews and Problems with Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-WX300
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27 August 2013
Summary: What makes one of Sony's latest Cyber-Shot models, the DSC-WX300, so impressive isn't its feature list. At this price point, we've come to expect an 18.2-megapixel CMOS image sensor, 20x optical zoom lens, WiFi, Full HD 1080p video, 10 frames per second high speed burst shooting, and a 3.0-inch LCD...
Pros: All shooting modes are very easy to use and perform very well, Dedicated Video Capture Button is always ready to record, 20x optical zoom lens is always at the correct distance, Great image quality, SteadyShot and Superior Auto always produce sharp handheld images, Easy to see 3.0-inch LCD, Good ...
Cons: Small/Weak flash, Some noise in all images / Normal for a small, high res. sensor, No Audio input, Terrible audio from built-in mic
Excerpt: Sony’s been keeping real busy, pumping camera after camera into the Indian market. After the NEX-3N and the Alpha-58 , there’s a little something for the point and shoot aficionados. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 is an incredibly compact point and shoot camera that sports a 20x optical zoom lens.
Summary: The Sony Cyber-shot WX300 is available for around £280; similarly svelte, long zoom cameras include the Canon Powershot SX260HS which is priced around £180, Sony’s own less expensive HX20V (Around £210) and Nikon’s Coolpix S9500 at around £260.
Pros: Large optical zoom; Built-in Wi-fi; Responsive in operation; Fast focusing
Cons: Body almost too small in conjunction with the lens; Noise is a major issue above ISO 800
Excerpt: We've become used to having 20x zooms in pocket-sized cameras, but the Sony WX300 sets a new standard for miniaturisation. At just 26mm thick and 165g, it slips easily into jeans pockets. There's no skimping on the features, though, with a 3in LCD screen, mode dial, rear wheel and integrated Wi-Fi.
Review: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 - Compact 20x Zoom Camera
14 August 2013
Excerpt: Every traveller likes to preserve memories of his/her journeys, and a camera is the best way to do that. Such a camera falls under the travel-zoom category and ideally features compact dimensions, light weight, powerful zoom, GPS, and long battery life.
Pros: Good overall performance; Fast shooting; Crisp screen; Full manual control; Powerful zoom in a compact and lightweight body with solid build, Wi-Fi remote control from Android devices.
Summary: Billed as one of the smallest 20x optical zoom camera, Sony CyberShot DSC-WX300 is the coolest thing around, as of now. A pocketable digital camera, it comes pakced with 18.2 sensor and supports Wi-Fi.
Pros: Sharp long zoom lens , Full HD video , Compact & light , Excellent image quality , Wi-Fi enabled , Good color reproduction
Cons: No rubber grip , Lacks macro mode in auto mode , Slow focus at full zoom
Summary: Sony has forged a formidable reputation for cutting edge design over the years. And with the Cyber-shot DSC-WX 300, it has added another dimension to it. For this is a camera that will fit into the palm of your hand more easily than some large screen handsets out there, but still manages to pack a...
Summary: The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 is a lovely camera to look at. It's slightly reminiscent of the new RX series that they've released and maybe that's what they set out to do. The build quality that's gone into the WX300 is great, such as the G lens, metal casing, lockable battery door, back-illuminated...
Excerpt: The Sony Cybershot DSC-WX300 is a digital camera which is pocketable, yet packs a 20x optical zoom lens, Wi-Fi and an 18.2 Exmor R CMOS sensor. It is available in red, white and black for £280.00.
Pros: Small body, 20x optical zoom lens, Built-in Wi-Fi, Up to 10 fps continuous shooting, Excellent battery life, Images have good colours, Impressive focus speeds
Cons: Image detail could be better, Images are noisy from ISO 800 upwards