Looking for digital cameras to capture those memorable occasions? The Sony range of digital cameras is equal to the task. The Sony Cyber-shot line of compact easy-to use digital cameras are among its most successful products. Sony Alpha range of digital SLR cameras is also very popular, especially for people who desire professional grade photos. Here we will be providing a brief overview of a few Sony cameras with emphasis on affordable and bestselling Sony Cyber-shot cameras.
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Sales of dedicated cameras have remained strong despite the proliferation of camera phones. The reason is not far-fetched, dedicated cameras offer better picture quality and comes with lots of features that empower users to take breath-taking photos. They are also cheaper, for example a budget 16.1MP dedicated camera may cost less than a quarter the price of a 5MP camera phone and still offer more camera features and better quality photos and videos. Sony Cyber-shot line of compact digital cameras is very popular for this reason.
Sony Cameras come in two main lines, the Sony Cyber-shot line of compact digital cameras and the Sony Alpha Nex line of Digital SLR cameras. Sony Cyber-shot cameras are available in a number of series. Sony Cyber-shot W Series seems to be very popular with a number of popular and recent models added to the series. Recent additions to the Cyber-shot W Series include the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W580, DSC-W570, and DSC-W530 cameras. An offshoot of the W Series is the WX Series, which feature HD and sweep panorama. Recent members of the Sony Cyber-shot WX Series include Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX7, DSC-WX9, and DSC-WX10 cameras. They all feature 3D sweep panorama. Notable Sony Cyber-shot Series with recent camera models include the Sony Cyber-shot S, H, and T Series. Other Sony Cyber-shot compact digital camera series include D, F, G, L, M, N, P, R, U, and V Series. Some of these series have been discontinued.
The Sony Alpha range consists of digital SLR cameras with professional grade performance. Latest members of this range include the Sony Alpha SLT-A55V, SLT-A33, DSLR-A580, DSLR-A560, NEX-3 and NEX-7k Digital SLR cameras.
Here are Overviews of some Sony Cameras:
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90 is an cost effective, but powerful compact camera. It is a 16.1 megapixel digital camera with an impressive stabilised 16X optical zoom. It is light-weight and is pocket sized.
The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90 takes out the hassle from taking great photos with an Easy Shooting Mode, just point and click, the camera will do the rest. You can also record 720p HD videos plus lots of advanced camera settings to play with.
The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90 camera is currently available. Price: around 48,000 Naira.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 is a brilliant compact camera. It features an 18.2 megapixels Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor and the BIONZ image processor for capturing crystal clear images.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 offers 20X optical zoom with built-in Wi-Fi that enables sharing of your photos and videos over Wi-Fi with compatible smartphones, TVs, and tablets.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300 records full 1080p HD videos.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX7V
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX7V is a point and shoot camera that can deliver professional looking photos. It is a 16.2 Megapixel digital camera with an impressive 10X optical zoom and full HD 1080/60i video mode. Capture the world in three dimension with 3D still image and 3D Panorama modes. The built-in GPS and compass allows you add location information to your photos, making it easy to remember were you took every shot. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX7V camera features 10X optical zoom, Autofocus, 40X digital zoom, iAuto, 3D Sweep Panorama, G lens, 3.0-inch LCD display, HDMI, and image stabiliser (Optical SteadyShot). The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX7V camera is currently available. Price: around $299.99 (N45,700).
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W570
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W570 is a portable 16.2 Megapixel camera with impressive features and great value for money. This Camera features 720p HD video and Sweep Panorama. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W570 camera features 5X optical zoom, Autofocus, 10X digital zoom, iAuto, , 2.7-inch LCD display, Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar Lens, Intelligent scene recognition, Easy Shooting Mode, High Sensitivity Mode (ISO 3200), and image stabiliser (Optical SteadyShot). The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W570 camera is currently available. Price: around $179.99 (N27,500).
More great Sony cameras:
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC S3000 Digital Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC S2100 Digital Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC WX7 Digital Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC W510 Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC W520 Digital Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot S1900 Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot W370 Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot W350 Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot W330 Digital Camera
- Sony Cyber-shot W310 Digital Camera
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