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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V review: 50 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

20MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
28% have it

5. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
300shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

6. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

7. weight

660g
HTC Re: 65.5g

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
38% have it

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
50% have it

11. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
46% have it

12. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
72% have it

13. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
26% have it

14. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

15. width

130mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

16. volume

522.21cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

17. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
55% have it

18. height

39mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

19. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
47% have it

20. thickness

103mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

21. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
15% have it

22. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
26% have it

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Light L16: 5"

24. more viewfinder coverage

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.
100%
Leica C-Lux: 100%

25. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
89% have it

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