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9.1 out of 10

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX50

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Reviews and Problems with Sony Cybershot DSC-HX50

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Overall 6
6.0

Good Pacakge Deal - Not impressed with the quality of pictures

Oscar Allain, Amazon
25 November 2014
  • Summary: It was a good package deal. But to be quite honest i am a little dissapointed about the camera and the quality of pictures it takes. Unless you have the flash on, or what you are takign a picture of is an inmovable object, the pictures will come out blurry or not crisp. Maybe I jsut need to play around with the camera more..
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Overall 6
6.0

Three Stars

Lenore, Amazon
13 September 2014
Overall 6
6.0

I am a bit disappointed to have spent so much money on it and ...

Sammity Sam, Amazon
7 September 2014
  • Summary: This camera doesn't take quality photos. I am a bit disappointed to have spent so much money on it and wasted a lot of money on additional accessories.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great product would recommend to anyone

Paul, Amazon
14 July 2014
  • Summary: Great product would recommend to anyone, but there were 3/4 items that were useless like rubber bands, and 2 items were the same product just diff company, I would like different items in the package
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Overall 6
6.0

Overall good but with 2 serious flaws

mickguz, B&H Photo
2 June 2014
  • Excerpt: The image quality in bright light (low ISO) is very good. The clarity of the lens is good throughout the range of the zoom. Distortion and other artifacts seem well controlled for this type, size and price of lens. Above ISO 400 the noise is high and the detail decreases rapidly. I guess I shouldn't expect much more from a 1/3.2 sensor with a lens aperture of f6.3 (at the long end). The LCD screen has good resolution and color but is almost unusable in bright sunlight.
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Good Image Quality, Good Image Stabilization, Great Zoom
  • Cons: High Noise At High Iso, Lcd Unusable In Sunlight, No Viewfinder, Poor low light quality
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Overall 6
6.0

Outstanding quality photos and impressive zoom....BUT these buttons are driving me crazy!

S. Bell "online shopper", Amazon
17 April 2014
  • Summary: This camera is a great (technical) camera. Super fast shutter speed, unbelievable for low light photos. I won't live without WiFi now! (Push to my phone and upload to FB takes no time and little skill!) However....My one (and major) complaint is the proximity to the function buttons. I inadvertently hit the other buttons (movie and custom buttons) all the time because its right where you hold the camera with your thumb! So annoying.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great product, but lens cover system is not functioning

Gonzalo Jimenez, Amazon
6 March 2014
  • Summary: I think I would give a 5star rating if this anoying cover would work properly. For some strange reason it just don't open by itself. one side seems to have some piece inside not working properly. So I have to open it with my finger, sometimes having to touch the lens, and leaving the marks on it. it looks lide that lid is too close to the lens because it touches it.
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Overall 6
6.0

Kind of complicated menus, but it takes great pics.

Suncat, Amazon
2 March 2014
  • Summary: I've had this camera for about 8 months now and I still don't know how to access the menus and settings I want to adjust - and that's not for a lack of trying. I resort to using the in-camera guide and have to search by keyword to get info on how to change settings, but when I do what the guide says to do, all I wind up with is the wrong menu and no way to get to the one I want. Very time-consuming and frustrating.
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Overall 6
6.0

Accessory package issues

Lynn D., Amazon
12 February 2014
  • Summary: Received the camera package quickly. Everything advertised was included but the carrying case that was provided is not big enough to get the camera in it. So this package has a major default as I was expecting to be able to safely transport the camera in the carrying case. Very disappointing. Would love to figure out how to return the case and get something that works.
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Overall 6
6.0

Camera seems fine but software is horrid and workarounds very difficult to find.

P. Kikuchi, Amazon
18 January 2014
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