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SONY Cybershot DSC-W320

alaTest has collected and analyzed 536 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the design and image quality. The value for money and portability also get good views, whereas some have doubts about the shutter and storage.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the SONY Cybershot DSC-W320 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Sony Cybershot DSC-W320 Digital Camera


I am not a professional photographer and even did not attended any photography class either, it's just good thing I found the Sony Cybershot DSC-W320 Digital Camera. From the time I started using Photoshop, I had this passion for manipulating images...

I still recommend this model for others to try one, but at the same time I am also telling and warning that if you really want to buy this model, I advised you to buy also for an extra battery because it might cause you headache when it run out of...

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Sony Cyber-shot W320


With an effective mega pixels resolution of 14.1, this compact camera is able to produce impressive images. Owing to the high resolution factor, it offers detailed enlargements. The optical 4x zoom range facilitates close up images and wide angles to...

Great little camera to shoot very tricky scenes such as the night markets. The wide angle is simply the best to carry around in urban areas and the intelligent mode is a gem for street photography. Worth every penny spent.

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Sony DSC W320


This is a simple pocket camera. It takes very good snapshots and I was impressed with the pictures it delivered during testing. It is easy enough to use and is well priced.

Picture quality - Ease of use

Shutter delay times could be quicker

There are not too many features to confuse the issue.


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Sony Cyber-Shot W320


The Sony Cyber-shot W320 is a very compact camera with an extremely narrow body depth of only 17mm.

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Amazon review summary for SONY Cybershot DSC-W320


alaTest has collected and analysed 282 user reviews of SONY Cybershot DSC-W320 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on

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96% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DSCW320S Cyber-shot Digital Camera - Silver (14.1 MP, 4x Optical Zoom) 2.7 inch LCDSony DSCW320P Cyber-shot Digital Camera - Pink (14.1 MP, 4x Optical Zoom) 2.7 inch LCDSony DSCW320B Cyber-shot Digital Camera - Black (14.1 MP, 4x Optical Zoom) 2.7 inch LCD

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Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W320


Easy to master. Small, lightweight ; Flash photos excellent

Nothing as yet. Battery life is always an issue on cameras but time will tell

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"Love my new silver Sony , "


First time I have used mighty ape x well done ape your service is first class .I am living in the uk right now , and asked mighty ape to deliver a Sony dscW320s camera . The camera is super so is the service well done !

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Very happy!!


My boyfriend just bought me this camera for my 21st birthday and it is fantastic, well worth the money!! Its a good looking camera, especially in my favourite colour, hot pink! The quality of the pictures is excellent, and pictures come out perfectly...

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Absolutely awesome.!!!


I think its a perfect camera for me. I like this camera. It has a excellent quality of picture.

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Really pretty colour, takes good pictures. Love it so much! Definitely recommended.


Product Specifications

DSC-W320 is slim and light with smart, easy to use features. It features 14.1 megapixels, 4x optical zoom/26mm wide angle, 6.7cm LCD and Smile Shutter.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Mono
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser


Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Manufacturer Battery Name:Sony NP-BN1

Camera Flash

Red Eye Reduction: Yes
Type:Built-in flash

Digital Camera

Digital Camera Type:Compact
Supported Flash Memory:Memory Stick PRO Duo / SD Memory Card / Memory Stick Duo / SDHC Memory Card / Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Built-in
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:High sensitivity / Snow / Beach / Twilight mode / Underwater / Soft snap / Pet / Twilight portrait / Landscape / Gourmet

Flash Memory

Form Factor:Integrated
Storage Capacity:28MB


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony Cyber-shot

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/2.7-5.7
Max Focal Length:18.8mm
Min Focal Length:4.7mm
Optical Zoom:4
Type:Zoom lens



Optical Sensor

Optical Sensor Size:1/2.3 / 1/2.3"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):11 mm ( 1/2.3 ) / 11 mm ( 1/2.3" )
Optical Sensor Type:Super HAD CCD
Sensor Resolution:14.1Megapixel

Optical System

Image Stabilizer:Electronic (Steady Shot)

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Video Format:MJPEG / AVI
Digital Zoom:2
Face Detection: Yes
ISO (Max):3200
Light Sensitivity:ISO auto / ISO 3200 / ISO 1600 / ISO 80 / ISO 200 / ISO 400 / ISO 800 / ISO 100
Shooting Modes:Frame movie mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Digital camera


Viewfinder Type: None