Summary: Looking a bit like R2D2, the Sony DSCU60 is a reasonably priced 2MP digital camera that has been designed from day one to be waterproof to a depth of 1.5m (5ft). Not a bad starting point for anyone looking to get their first digital camera, particularly if they've got a penchant for snorkelling.
Pros: You can use it underwater!;, Easy to hold;, The box contains everything you need without further initial outlay: rechargeable batteries, charger, Memory Stick, USB cable.
Cons: Might be a bit tricky for left-handed people;, The auto-focussing is a little bit on the slow side;, It can be a bit tricky to see what you are photographing underwater.
Summary: Capturing summer memories on the beach or at a nightclub just got more fun with the new Cyber-shot® U-60 digital camera. The DSC-U60's ruggedized and waterproof design brings picture taking to places users would be cautious in taking a conventional camera: the ski slope, the beach, the side of a...
Excerpt: The Sony
Cyber-shot DSC-U60 ($299) is probably the most bizarre-looking
digital camera out there. But it's looks aren't what make it
unique. Rather, it's the ability to go underwater, without
having to buy a special case, that defines the U60.
Pros: Waterproof for up to 5 feet, Very responsive, Durable plastic body, Surprisingly good battery life, NiMH batteries + charger included, Pretty good photos considering the size of the camera
Cons: Poor movie, playback modes, No real controls, like white balance and exposure compensation, No optical viewfinder, Clunky menus, Playback zoom feature doesn't allow scrolling, Redeye, Small LCD
Summary: Idén nyáron hány napot aggódott végig a strandon, nehogy valami baja legyen a méregdrága digitális fényképezőgépnek? Valamiért a vizitúrákon sem sok digitális fényképezőgépet lehet látni. A homok és a víz nem igazán tesz jót ezeknek a finom műszereknek.