Summary: The Sony TX20 is a beautiful compact camera with excellent features the latest generation of rugged and techniques. The camera is made with the finest quality materials and thoroughly modern, as well as being made in trendy colors and fashionable. The features are very good, Although some might feel she lack of purely manual mode.
Pros: 4x optical zoom; By Pixel Super Resolution Technology; Xtra Fine LCD high resolution; Resistant to water, dust, shock and temperature bass; 16.2 MP Exmor R sensor, advanced automatic mode, photos and movies in 3D, Ultra slim design, Optical SteadyShot, Dual Rec, high speed continuous shooting (10fps max)
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 vs Olympus TG-1 iHS – a duel of rugged compact cameras
9 May 2012
Conclusion: For meeting friends or spending quality time with your family – be it in the city or outdoors – Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 is the preferred choice for taking snapshots. For $329.99 it gets you a camera that’s just as tough as its rival but with loads of flair. But if you are a sea-lover by heart and wish to capture fast-moving objects in picture-perfect frames, Olympus TG-1 iHS Tough Camera is the better performer with its continuous shooting speed of 30fps and a tough...
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 – the stylish but otherwise rugged compact camera
13 March 2012
Conclusion: DSC-TX20 makes an impressive addition to Sony’s Cyber-shot series. Its dual-color design gives users the option to choose between fresh colors and classier, monochromatic combinations. Despite its compact and stylish body, that doesn’t make TX20 any more fragile. In fact, it’s designed for rugged conditions able to withstand shock, freezing temperatures, and water submersion.
Excerpt: To look at the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 digital compact camera, you'd be mistaken in thinking that it's another run of the mill model. That's partly because of the unassuming fascia and partly due to the lack of buttons on the back of the camera. In reality there's a lot to this little camera. Slide down the front cover and you're greeted by a Carl Zeiss Vario Tessar lens.
Excerpt: The Sony Cyber-shot TX20 is an ultra compact waterproof camera from Sony with a 16.2 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor, Full HD video recording, and a 3 inch touch screen on the back. It's one of the most stylish waterproof cameras available and is waterproof to 5 metres, and shockproof from 1.5 meters.
Pros: 1cm macro mode, Full HD video, 10fps continuous shooting, Good image quality and colour, Extremely compact, stylish, Doesn't look like a waterproof camera
Cons: No real difference between the TX20 and TX10, Some small touch buttons on screen, Forgets / resets lens position when you go into playback mode, High price
Pros: Stylish design, Decent waterproofing, Responsive AF system, User-friendly, Good colour reproduction, The Sony TX20's responsive, user-friendly touch screen interface works well and the camera's AF system proves to be both quick and reliable. The slim, stylish design and good range of exposure modes adds further to the camera's appeal.
Cons: Lens could be sharper, Max aperture isn't very fast, Aggressive noise reduction system, Expensive, The Sony TX20's lens isn't the best performer when it comes to sharpness and the overly aggressive noise-reduction system is of further detriment to the camera's ability to record fine detail at higher ISOs. At £329 it's a bit pricey compared to some competitors.
Summary: Dette lommekameraet fra Sony er proppfullt av spennende funksjoner som gir deg masse muligheter. For det første er det særdeles robust. Det tåler både skitt og støv og et ublidt møte med gulvet. For det andre er det vanntett ned til fem meters dyp. Noe av det beste med dette kameraet er de mange enkle funksjonene som du kan betjene med den trykkfølsomme skjermen.