Summary: Although the specs for this camera were not great. This was during a time when cameras were still expensive, I remember paying some good hard earned cash on this. It was the right size, had good specs and produced acceptable images.
Excerpt: I purchased this camera about a year ago and it is an excellent camera. It looks good takes fantastic pictures and is easy to use. Its got a number of features which are good to use even if you just want to play around with taking different types of photos.
Excerpt: I have been using this camera for two years and it is great the picture quality is fantastic and the features are really handy. It has been the main camera for all our holidays and family events and is easy to slip onto the belt for easy carrying. It is light but no so small as to be fiddly.
Pros: Simple easy to use but lots of features, quality fantasticvideo great
Cons: Often a delay before taking making it poor at moving shots
Summary: I bought this camera a while back and have travelled extensively with it since. It is an awesome little camera which slips nicely into your pocket and takes great pictures. If you study the manual and learn all the functions available it really comes to light and gets even better still.
excellent easy-to-use professional camera for non-profession
Mohamed Abdelzim Abouheba, Amazon
4 December 2004
Summary: Features: Sony® lens, 3x Optical Zoom, up to 12x Smart Zoom, 6x Precision Digital Zoom, 5.1 Effective Megapixel, Quick Operation (Start-up 1.3 sec, Shutter Time Lag 0.3 sec, Shutter Release Lag 0.009 sec), Extra Spare InfoLITHIUM NP-FR1 Battery and Genuine Leather Case supplied.
Excerpt: Being one of the world's biggest cynics I was not expecting my first digital camera to promise much. I bought this Sony after reading many good reviews. I got a great deal from Amazon (£240) and jumped at it when i saw it had been reduced from £400+.
Pros: Easy to use, looks great, excellent pictures
Excerpt: The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P12 is one of the best digital cameras on the market. It has 5 million megapixels giving top quality pictures. The camera is extremely easy to use and has many additional features to enhance your photos. It is lightweight and can easily fit in your pocket or handbag.
Pros: Easy to use . High quality photos . Many features .