Reviews and Problems with Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W290
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20 March 2015
Summary: With all of the features being added to new beginner-level digital cameras, it sometimes can be easy to lose track of the most important feature -- image quality. After all, your digital camera can have all of the coolest features, but if it can't create a sharp, high-quality image, the extra...
Pros: Image quality is very good, Very easy to use with few buttons, Large LCD is easy to see in bright sunlight, Continuous-shot performance is very good, Multiple body colors are available
Cons: Shutter lag can be a minor problem, especially in low light, Some focus problems on close-up subjects, Design is pretty basic, MSRP could be a little lower - shop around
Summary: Image quality may not be perfect, but the fantastic low-light ability, excellent build quality, lightning-fast performance and the additional versatility of the 5x wide zoom and HD video recording make this camera outstanding value for money.
Excerpt: The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W290 ($250) is an ultra-compact camera featuring a 12 Megapixel CCD, 5X wide-angle zoom lens, image stabilization, a 3-inch LCD, HD movie recording, and more. It has two siblings -- the DSC-W220 and W230 -- and the chart below illustrates what differentiates these models:
Conclusion: The W290 is a fantastic buy: producing crisp, well-balanced and vibrant frames, all at an affordable cost. It struggles in low light and isn't the top contender for macro or sports but excels in landscape and portrait shooting, and for an every day point and shoot you'd struggle to find a camera...
Excerpt: I do not get to see many Sony units as their agency in the past has not the most cooperative hence this unit being supplied by Jessops. This is a small neat unit but it also has a lot of recent features and certainly worth a look.
Recenze: Stylový kompakt Sony Cybershot DSC-W290 v praxi
3 February 2013
Excerpt: V dnešním redakčním testu jsme se rozhodli podívat se na „zoubek“ stylovému kompaktu od Sony, nesoucímu označení Cybershot DSC-W290. Jedná se o model, který je v produktové řadě „W“ momentálně posazen na nejvyšším místě a tak by mohlo jít o hodnotný přístroj.
Excerpt: Sony vient renouveler sa gamme W avec les nouveaux modèles, Sony W290, W270 et W230 qui sont autant de variantes autour de caractéristiques. Ce que l’on peut en retenir, c’est que les Sony CyberShot W sont des appareils qui feront de l’œil aux photographes désireux d’un compact sobre à l’allure...