Sony Cybershot DSC-H70

  • Sony Cybershot DSC-H70
75
Based on 10 scores, 13 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    2
  • Good:
    4
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Wide-angle 25-250mm eq. lens with good telephoto capabilities for a compact, Good quality lens with optical image stabilization, Manual control over shutter and aperture, Sweep Panorama Mode, Dynamic Range Optimizer Mode, Good feature set for the price...
  • Image quality is very good, Flash photo image quality is outstanding for a camera in this price range, LCD is clear and bright, even in direct sunlight, "Intelligent auto" mode works very well, making H70 easy to use, 10X zoom lens also offers some good w
  • The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70 has a compact, lightweight design and good features and photo quality for the money.

Cons:

  • Mode dial is tiny and hard to operate, Only two apertures to choose from at a given focal length, AF struggles in low light, Slow burst mode, Sluggish shot-to-shot performance, Below average battery life, Few scene modes to choose from, Warm auto white...
  • Autofocus seems to work a bit slowly, You might miss some spontaneous photos because of some lessthanideal response times, Outdoor photos taken in sunlight sometimes are slightly overexposed, Camera only offers minimal manual control options

Expert reviews and ratings

By Steves Digicams on

Ever been out stuck with the limitations of your cellphone camera, which in turn makes you appreciate your actual digital camera when you finally have it again? Once you operate Sony's 2011 DSC-H70 Cyber-shot, it's possible your old...

By The Imaging Resource on

Sony's Cyber-shot H70 is a pretty solid long-zoom compact. It has a modest feature set with only a handful of Scene modes, and a Manual Mode for some photographic experimentation, and a few "Intelligent" modes to do the thinking for you....

By About.com on 80

Sony's Cyber-shot DSC-H70 has some very strong features for a camera in its price range, and its image quality is very good. In fact, for a sub-$200 camera with a small built-in flash, the H70's image results in low light are surprisingly good,...

By Cameras UK on 82

There is a lot to like about the Sony Cybershot DSC H70. It is a clear step up in many ways from a more basic digital camera. Picture quality impresses as does the build quality of the camera and range of features. If there is a problem it is the...

By cnet on 70

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70 is a very good basic compact megazoom, if not the best...

International Review By PC-tidningen on 50

De kompletteras visserligen av ytterligare tre på ovansidan, men inställningsmöjligheterna är få och knapparna känns billiga.Skärmen fungerar bra och bilderna syns väl även i direkt solljus.När vi...

International Review By Foto-News on 82

Dieser Test enthält nur die Gesamtnote der Sony Cyber-shot...

International Review By PC-Welt.de on 70

Vorteile der Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70: Sehr positiv ist bei der Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70 Digitalkamera die Bildqualität zu bewerten. Die Aufnahmen verfügten über eine hohe Auflösung und zudem waren sehr viele Details auf den Fotos gut...

International Review By Ere Numérique on 85

Petit compact très réactif et fort bien conçu, le Sony H70 est un choix très attractif dans la catégorie des super-zooms raisonnables en spécifications comme en...

International Review By CNET.de on 70

Die Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70 ist eine einfache, aber sehr gute Megazoom-Kamera. Allerdings gibt es fürs gleiche Geld Modelle, die mehr bieten. Fanden Sie diesen Testbericht nützlich? ...

International Review By MyDigitalPhotos on 80

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H70 er et ret fint lommekamera i solid udførsel med rigtig gode funktioner, og er især henvendt på 1. Gangskøberen eller personer der ikke ønsker at pille og rode med indstillinger hver gang der skal...

International Review By Netzwelt on

Werbung Zehnfacher Zoom und viele Megapixel Sony stattet die Cybershot H70 mit einem 1/2,3 Zoll großen CCD-Bildsensor aus. Er verfügt über die gleiche Fläche wie die Chips in den meisten Kompaktkameras. Auf dem kleinen Raum...

International Review By TestNumerique.fr on 85

Nouveau modèle qui associe un puissant zoom grand angle à un capteur 16 mégapixels, le H70 semble taillé pour attirer nombre d’amateurs. Petit compact qui ne laisse pas voir la puissance de son zoom, le H70 est vraiment peu...