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Sony manufactures point and shoot cameras under its famous Cyber-shot product line by implementing the latest technologies. Available in colorful designs, most models support features like high zoom, intelligent sweep panorama, Wi-Fi sharing, GPS tagging, in-camera effects, HD video recording capability along with low light and waterproof capabilities.

The best Sony point and shoot cameras incorporate Exmor R CMOS sensors and Carl Zeiss lens which help image and HD video capturing in low lighting environments by reducing the noise and enhancing the features like zoom, shutter speed and resolution.

T Series:
T Series point and shoot cameras from Sony are the tough cameras with rugged bodies to be water, dust, shock and freeze resistant. These compact and lightweight cameras feature touch screens along with the specifications like 18.2 Megapixel camera resolution, full HD video recording in 1080p format.

H Series:
By using Clear Image Zoom technology and powerful processors, Sony Cyber-shot H Series point and shoot cameras are designed for those who need very high range optical zoom. Clear Image Zoom helps you in capturing more realistic and higher-quality images by doubling the optical zoom for closer photos. These digital cameras an optical zoom range of up to 50x and resolution of 20.4 Megapixel along with high speed shooting at 10 fps (frames per second).

W Series:
W Series of Sony Cyber-shot digital cameras are designed for everyday shooting with excellent image quality at best prices. These cameras offer you features like image resolution of up to 18.1 Megapixels, HD video recording of 1080p format along with in-camera effects.

R Series:
R Series digital point and shoot cameras offer you high quality images comparable with those of professional DSLRs. These cameras implement 35mm full frame sensors used in DSLR cameras to capture professional quality images of up to 24.3 Megapixel.

Check out our list of best Sony point and shoot cameras, top rated by some of the best digital camera reviewers around the web.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II
Sony DSC-WX80
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1
Sony DSC-TF1
Sony DSC-H200
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II Cyber-shot Digital Camera
Sony DSC-WX80/B Digital Camera
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1 Full-frame Digital Camera
Sony DSC-TF1/L Digital Camera
Sony DSC-H200 Digital Camera
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Release Date
Jun 2013
Jan 2013
Sep 2012
Jan 2013
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Camera Type
Standard Point and Shoot, Large sensor compact
Compact, Standard Point and Shoot
Compact, Standard Point and Shoot
Compact, Standard Point and Shoot
Standard Point and Shoot, SLR-like (bridge)
Optical Zoom
3.6 x
8.0 x
1.0 x
4.0 x
26.4 x
Resolution
20.0 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
24.3 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
20.0 Megapixel
Image Sensor Type
Exmor R CMOS, CMOS
BSI-CMOS
CMOS
CCD
CCD
LCD Screen Size
3.0 in.
2.7 in.
3.0 in.
2.7 in.
3.0 in.
Image Sensor Size
13.23 mm
2.5 mm
15.86 mm
2.5 mm
2.5 mm
Average Rating
 4.2 stars
 3.9 stars
 4.3 stars
 3.4 stars
 3.6 stars

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