Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V review: 48 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

20.4MP
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. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

5. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
310shots
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

272g
HTC Re: 65.5g

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
37% 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-HX50V
49% have it

11. pixel density

462ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

12. 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-HX50V
46% have it

13. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
26% have it

14. resolution

1108 x 831px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

15. 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-HX50V
72% have it

16. battery power

1240mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

17. width

63.6mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

18. volume

263.32cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

19. height

108.1mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

20. 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-HX50V
54% have it

21. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
35% have it

22. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
15% have it

23. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
47% have it

24. thickness

38.3mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

25. 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-HX50V
25% have it

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