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8.7 out of 10

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-WX300

Bring the action ultra close. This Cyber-shot WX300 camera makes Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-WX300

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Overall 6
6.0

Three Stars

Yuan Lifeng, Amazon
13 July 2014
  • Summary: fail to send data cable , it was sent after one week,
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Overall 6
6.0

Love the size and zoom, not so happy about some features

togo25, CNET
18 May 2014
  • Summary: This is a beautifully compact little camera, perfect for keeping in pocket or purse. It takes really nice outdoor photos, and I Iove the 20X telephoto. But in high sun, it's almost impossible to see anything on the screen, and the camera doesn't shoot good low-light photos. Also, it seems that what I see in the screen isn't always what the lens sees. Often, when I see the final picture, the righthand side seems to have been trimmed.
  • Pros: Compact size, good outdoor shots, nice zoom
  • Cons: Screen is nearly impossible to see in high sun, low-light shots are poor, seems to have significant parallax?
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Overall 6
6.0

Nice camera

Luis, Amazon
25 March 2014
  • Summary: It is a nice camera, with a good telephoto. It has a nice weight, but I was actually surprised with its size...it is really small. The bad part was that they sold it to me with no memory card... That is very unconfortable at this point...specially because I live in South America and it takes a lot of time, and expensive shipping...
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Overall 6
6.0

Buy the items in package separately

Walter Bradley, Amazon
10 March 2014
  • Summary: The camera is fine, but the package of accessories contains several items that are not needed. I recommend buying the camera and then looking at what additional accessories are needed after receiving it.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great camera... unless you want indoor close-ups of your kids

Lexie Pear, Amazon
18 February 2014
  • Summary: This camera took truly excellent pictures. I used it for 3 months & loved all of the outdoor shots or groups of people. However, I kept noticing that EVERY time I took a picture of my baby (which is why I bought & wanted a really great camear) there was a dark shadow in the bottom left corner of every image whenever I used the flash close-up. I tried all kinds of settings and tried taking photos of flat inanimate objects to see if that helped...
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Overall 6
6.0

Good camera with some faults.

Borocay, Amazon
7 February 2014
  • Summary: I really liked this camera when I first bought it. It takes good photos, has a great zoom and takes 1080i video. However, the more I used it the less I liked it. Every time I took an indoor photo with a flash, the picture would be washed out due to the intensity of the flash. To make matters worse, the camera does not have flash compensation to adjust the flash. That was a deal killer for me since I take a lot of indoor photos of my daughter.
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Overall 6
6.0

Adorable but not right for me

Indyxena, Amazon
30 January 2014
  • Summary: In my search to replace my beloved broken Sony DSC-HX20V, I ordered this model. Its adorably small (significantly smaller than the HX20V), in fun colors and very reasonably priced. I love the built-in flash that doesn't pop-up or get in the way of holding it. It doesn't have as many features as my old Sony did but has all the ones I use and for the most part they work fine.
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Overall 6
6.0

The best for you, if you enjoy pictures!

Marlene, Amazon
25 December 2013
  • Summary: Excelent cammera and accesories, all in one buy! Just what I was looking for. I recommend this to all my friends.
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Overall 6
6.0

perfect camera with imperfect attchment end!

theodora, Amazon
4 November 2013
  • Summary: The item arrived with the charger with wrong sized end which made it impossible to charge and hence had to be returned for a replacement. This also came with the the same problem - charger with wrong sized end! Amazon reps were very good about this and this time they gave me 20$ to go and buy a new adapter. However I would have preferred not having to go out and get an attachment which should have come at least the second time around!
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Overall 5
5.0

Sony told me to buy something better

sallyandthecat, CNET
23 July 2013
  • Summary: Paid $A408 for this camera at the Sony shop in Singapore in June this year. Supposedly 'on sale'. Upgrading from my Canon IXUS 8015 (I thought) and was disappointed in comparison shots taken with the two cameras. I conacted Sony to comment on the comparisons and was basically told that I bought an entry level camera and should have bought something better so why did I not go back to the store and upgrade!! VERY disappointing.
  • Pros: Large view screen, Great zoom, High Res, Panoramic function, Love the colour (red)
  • Cons: Full Zoom unstable without tripod, Disappointed with quality of images, No viewer (eye to camera), Sony lowered the RRP $100 a few weeks after I bought it
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