Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
Top 51%741 points
Top 51%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
lowmidhigh
Top 95%
746 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
16.2
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
Best

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55: 44 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
288
0

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 38mm
245
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
171
0

5. weight

94g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

6. 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.
3200ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

7. video recording

1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
113
0

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
33% have it
100
0

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
48% have it
84
0

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.000625s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

11. pixel density

485ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
77
0

12. width

54mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

13. volume

65.29cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

14. height

93mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

15. thickness

13mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

16. battery power

630mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
69
0

17. resolution

1280 x 960px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
69
0

18. 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-TX55
46% have it
67
0

19. 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-TX55
36% have it
59
0

20. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
58
0

21. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
22% have it
58
0

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-TX55
26% have it
54
0

23. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
88% have it
51
0

24. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
390s
Leica M Typ 240: 0.00025s
49
0

25. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
5x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

26. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
67% have it
41
0

27. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3.5
Ricoh GR II: 1
41
0

28. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
88% have it
40
0

29. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
130mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

30. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
1
Nikon D5: 400
38
0

31. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
30s
Hasselblad X1D-50c: 3600s
37
0

32. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
26mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
34
0

33. has 3D photo/video recording capabilities

The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
10% have it
33
0

34. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55
93% have it
32
0

35. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.1
31
0

Top 10 cameras

Add to comparison