Sony DSC-HX20V Light Field Camera


What does the 63% ReviewGist Score mean?

Going by the low ReviewGist score of 63% that Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V has received, you are advised to buy with caution. This is because even though the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V has garnered excellent reviews from most reviewers, it might not come with the latest specifications as it is a relatively very old model.

  • Excellent ratings from over 22 review sources with an average rating of 4.0 stars. Top review sources include stars), stars), and stars).
  • Released 2 years 7 months ago (May 2012) which makes it one of the very old digital cameras in the market.


Key Features
Camera Type Light Field Camera, Compact
Image Sensor Type BSI-CMOS
Optical Zoom 20.0 x
Resolution 18.2 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size 3.0 in.
HD Recording Format 1080p (HDTV)
Digital Zoom 40.0 x
Focal Length 27.5 - 550 mm
Focus Type Autofocus, Manual Focus
Interchangeable Lens Not Interchangeable Lens
35mm Zoom Lens 25 - 500 mm
Image Quality
Camera Resolution 18.2 Megapixel
Image Resolutions 4912 x 1080, 4896 x 2752, 3648 x 2736, 3424 x 1920, 2592 x 1944, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
Image Sensor Size 7.7 mm
Video Format MPEG-4, AVCHD
Video Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60 fps), 1440 x 1080 (30 fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Video Speed 60.0 fps
Exposure Control
Aperture Range F3.2 - F5.8
Frames Per Second 10.0 Frames
Shutter Speed 30 - 1/1600 sec
White Balance Automatic, Presets, Custom, Daylight, Incandescent, Cloudy, Fluorescent light (daylight), Fluorescent light (warm white), Fluorescent light (cool white), Flash
Min. ISO Speed 100.0
Max. ISO Speed 12800.0
Compression Type JPEG
Memory Type SD Card, Built-in, SDHC Card, SDXC Card
Flash Functions Fill-in mode, Slow synchro, Auto mode, Flash OFF mode, Red-eye reduction
Flash Type Built-In
ISO Speeds Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800
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Viewfinder / Display
LCD Panel LCD Panel
LCD Panel Size 3.0 in.
LCD Protected Position Not LCD Protected Position
LCD Screen Resolution 921600.0 pixels
Viewfinder LCD Viewfinder
Touchscreen Panel Not Touchscreen Panel
Interface Type USB 2.0, HDMI
Power Supply
Battery Life 320.0 Images
Battery Type Lithium-Ion NP-BG1 battery
Included Features
Built-in Microphone Built-in Microphone
Built-in Speaker Built-in Speaker
Self Timer 10 Sec, 2 Sec
Depth 1.4 in.
Height 2.4 in.
Weight 0.56 lb.
Width 4.2 in.
Family Line Sony Cyber-shot
Included Accessories USB cable, AC power adapter, Wrist strap
Product ID 123485519
ReviewGist ID 69039,123485519

Manufacturer Description

Get extremely close with the ultra-stabilized 20X optical/40X Clear Image zoom on the Sony DSC-HX20V, and capture detailed pictures and Full HD 1080/60p videos with its 18.2MP sensor.
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