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Sony Cybershot DSC-WX500

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By Tom's Guide on 90

For $300, you get a lot of bang for your buck with the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500. And, its wide feature set and shooting options means that anyone in the family can use it — from snap shooters to savvy photographers. Running a close second is the Nikon...

By ePHOTOzine on 80

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By PhotographyBLOG on 80

Want a 30x optical zoom in the smallest possible package? Sony has the camera for you. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500 isn't much larger than the 20x WX350, yet it packs 30x zoom, a tiltable screen, a pop-up flash and a colossal 400-shot capacity battery....

By TechRadar on

If the HX90 didn't exist the WX500 would seem very attractive. It has an excellent specification and should deliver the same image quality as the HX90, but the lack of a viewfinder could be an issue in sunny...

By The Imaging Resource on

Looking at the rear of the camera, it's dominated by a 3.0-inch LCD monitor with 921,000 dot resolution. The display is articulated, able to tilt upwards a full 180 degrees so that you can frame self-portraits from in front of the camera. There's also a...

International Review By Digital Foto for Alla on 85

WX500 presenterades samma dag som Sony HX90V. De är nästan identiska, förutom att man har sparat in på inställningsringen kring objektivet och den elektroniska sökaren på WX500, som i gengäld är lite billigare och nio gram...

International Review By Portablegear on 80

De Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500 is een compacte superzoom-camera waarmee je, dankzij het 30x zoomobjectief, de krachtige 18,2-megapixel Exmor R CMOS-sensor, en de BIONZ X-beeldprocessor, foto's tot in de scherpste details vastlegt. Het 180-graden...

International Review By zoom.nl on 70

Tegelijk met de introductie van de Sony HX90V zag de Sony WX500 supercompact het levenslicht. De basics van beide camera's zijn volkomen identiek. De Sony WX500 mist ten opzichte van de HX90V wel een aantal kersen op de taart, al is dat wel voor een 100...

International Review By Das Digitalkamera-Magazin on 90

In der Klasse der Reisezoomkameras sind Bildwandler im 1/2,3-Zoll-Format Standard. Auch die Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500 (Datenblatt) bietet einen Sensor in diesem Format. Er wird rückwärtig belichtet (Exmor R) und löst 18 Megapixel auf. Das CMOS-Modell...

International Review By Les Numériques on 60

Vous achèterez le Sony WX500 parce que... en fait, non. Vous ne l'achèterez pas. Entendons-nous bien : ex nihilo, c'est plutôt un bon compact polyvalent, capable en vidéo et bien stabilisé, mais ce WX500 n'a aucune raison d'être en face des HX90/HX90V,...

International Review By Chip.de on 79

Die Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500 überzeugt im Test als solide Reisezoom-Kamera im Hosentaschenformat. Die Bildqualität fällt ordentlich aus, die Ausstattung inklusive 30fach-Zoom wirkt rund und die Geschwindigkeit ist top. Der preisliche Abstand zum...

International Review By overpress.it on

Sony ha annunciato le nuove Cyber-shot DSC-HX90/HX90V e DSC-WX500 , due nuove fotocamere compatte superzoom che combinano una straordinaria qualità d'immagine a un corpo dalle dimensioni estremamente ridotte . Entrambe le fotocamere montano un sensore...