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7.4 out of 10

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10

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Reviews and Problems with Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10

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Overall 8
8.0

Seems like the best

Ellie, Ritz Camera
2 May 2011
  • Conclusion: Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Fast/accurate auto-focus, Good Image Quality, Good in Low Light, Large Clear LCD, Nice Body Color, Small / Compact
  • Cons: Limited Zoom, No Viewfinder, Short Battery Life
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Overall 10
10

Great compact camera!

The Highlander, J&R
15 April 2011
  • Summary: Great little camera, very compact but tons of features. The Panoramic feature is awesome.
  • Pros: Easy To Use, Fast/accurate auto-focus, Good Image Quality, Good Image Stabilization, Nice Body Color, Small / Compact
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Overall 8
8.0

Sony TX10 Review

Angel, J&R
15 April 2011
  • Summary: This camera is only a good value if you plan to take advantage of its water-resistant capabilities, that is, if you expect to take photos/videos in the rain, snow or rough conditions. If you don't, then there are better alternatives for less money. If you plan to go diving then you should buy a special underwater case for it if you can find it. There aren't any available right now but this may change in the future.
  • Pros: Good Image Quality, Good in Low Light, Large Clear LCD, Nice Body Color, Small / Compact
  • Cons: Lag / Shutter Delay, No Viewfinder, Poor Image Stabilization, Short Battery Life
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Overall 8
8.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Picture quality 10
10
Durability 10
10
Overall quality 8
8.0

Sony is as tough as nails!

Ri0TT, Ciao
26 February 2012
  • Excerpt: "...proof is competitive, but the Sony Cybershot DMC-TX10 appears more like a premium digital compact camera which also benefits from these attributes. Cameras with a 16 megapixel sensor and 4x optical zoom are mostly cheaper than the TX-10, so if you're not particularly bothered about purchasing a "tough" camera, there is likely to be better value for money to be found elsewhere. Advantages · Very stylish · Sweep Panoramas ...
  • Pros: Sweep Panoramas, Full HD Videos, Good noise performance, Waterproof/Freezeproof/shockproof .
  • Cons: Only 4x Optical zoom, Very pricey for a "Tough" camera
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Overall 4
4.0

"Check for hairline cracks on the outer casing"

JayrajK, CNET
29 August 2011
  • Summary: Bought the TX 10 not long ago and took great pictures. Then I noticed three cracks on the outer shell on each corner of the screen and the battery lid. I can confirm that I have never dropped the camera and I have always stored it in a safe place. Luckily was still under warranty and got it repaired.After I got the camera I used it only on 2 occasions and stored it away. Until recently when I took it out I again noticed 2 cracks exactly at the same spots as before.
  • Pros: Really good pictures
  • Cons: Cracks... Cracks......Cracks
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Overall 1
1.0

"DO NOT BUY"

JayaB, CNET
2 July 2011
  • Summary: DO NOT BUY SONY DSC-TX10 I HAD MY CAMERA FOR ONE WEEK AND SALT WATER GOT INTO THE CAMERA IT IS NOT TRUELY WATERPROOF.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

CNET
30 June 2011
  • Summary: overall pretty good picture quality but the sky tends to be overexposed and noise reduction can make detail a little soft up closer. This is a back up camera for my DSLR so the small size and lens cover was what made me move to the sony after my Lumix died. if you want a more rugged camera with geotagging go the lumix, if you want a smaller camrea that will easily slide into you pocket go the sony. The tx-10 has the edge on my FT-2 as far as picture quality goes.
  • Pros: Fast burst speed, small size, close ,macro
  • Cons: not as rugged as my previous panasonic, touch screen can be unresponsive at times
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Overall 2
2.0

"Not waterproof to 2 ft, much less 15 ft."

Mustang, CNET
12 June 2011
  • Summary: The wife gave me the camera for Chirstmas for our upcoming trip to Jamaica. Worked great. Took good pictures and video. Then comes Jamaica. Great pictures till we went snorkling, 1 picture is all the camera lasted for in the water. Then it DIED!
  • Pros: Good still pictures as long as it is dry.
  • Cons: Not waterproof as advertised.
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Overall 10
10

"sleek on the outside, tough on the inside"

ZahavaR, CNET
6 April 2011
  • Summary: amazing camera :)
  • Pros: perfect for travel and everyday use
  • Cons: can't select functions underwater- I can't stay down their long enough to change my settings without a breath anyways.
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Overall 1
1.0

"A real let down, clearly no quality control during production"

nikkifiles, CNET
6 April 2011
  • Summary: I purchased the Sony TX 10 after having the previous cyber shot without water proof and rugged features. However off to a shaky start the paint peeled off when used under water, after repairs occurred for a second time, the third time the camera overheated itself and the battery got so hot it almost started a fire in my bag. The camera was replaced and for the fourth time the camera simply stopped working and would not power.
  • Pros: Carl Zeis lens captures a crisp vivid image
  • Cons: Completely unreliable, can't withstand the outdoors
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