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Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B

alaTest has collected and analyzed 529 reviews of Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People really like the zoom and image quality. The performance and price also get good views, whereas there are some negative views about the energy efficiency and viewfinder.

usability, price, performance, image quality, zoom

storage, viewfinder, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 108 user reviews of Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the performance and zoom are on the whole positive. The image quality and price are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, image quality, zoom, performance

87% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony H200 Bridge Camera (20MP with Optical Stabilization, 26x Optical Zoom)Sony H200 Bridge Camera (20MP with Optical Stabilization, 26x Optical Zoom)

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 222 user reviews of Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. Opinions about the performance and zoom are on the whole positive. The image quality and usability are also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the energy efficiency, and there are some mixed comments about the memory.

price, usability, image quality, zoom, performance

energy

88% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: SONY Cyber-shot DSCH200B Compact Zoom Digital Camera in Black + Sony Class 10 32GB Secure Digital Memory Card + Sony Small System Case + Mini Charger SONY Cyber-shot DSCH200B Compact Zoom Digital Camera in Black + Sony Class 10 32GB Secure Digital Memory Card + Sony Small System Case + Mini Charger

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Sony Cyber-SHOT DSC-H200 B from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.ca. People really like the design. The price also gets good feedback. The storage and size get negative reviews.

usability, price, design

size, storage

80% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Cybershot H200 Black 20.1MP 26XSony Cybershot H200 Black 20.1MP 26X

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Josh Fate (steves-digicams.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 Review

 

The Sony Cyber Shot H200 is one of the most affordable super-zoom digicams on the market. Its huge zoom lens and great feature set are unfortunately held back by its performance and image quality.. Read more in our Full Conclusion.

iAuto shooting mode is accurate and easy in all situations ; 26x Optical Zoom is incredibly versatile ; 360 Panorama is easy and fast ; Optical SteadyShot is very helpful when shooting on the move ; Nice, Bright 3.0-inch LCD ; Good Battery Life ; Very...

Poor Still Image and Video Quality ; No Dedicated video recording button ; Poor Shooting Performance ; Mono Audio Microphone ; Weak Flash Unit ; Optical SteadyShot is not quite enough at full telephoto ; No HDMI output for HD movies on an HDTV

The Sony Cyber Shot H200 is one of the most affordable super-zoom digicams on the market. Its huge zoom lens and great feature set are unfortunately held back by its performance and image quality.. Read more in our

May, 2013

Expert review by : Mark Goldstein (photographyblog.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 Review

 

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 is an affordable super-zoom camera, offering a 26x, 24-633mm zoom lens, 20.1 megapixel Super HAD CCD sensor, 720p HD video recording with stereo sound and HDMI output, and 3D Sweep Panoramas. Other key features of the Sony...

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 is an affordable, if rather unexciting, super-zoom camera that we'd be happy to recommend as a budget option, if it wasn't for the so-so image quality. Sadly, with only a usable ISO range of 80-400 due to noise artifacts,...

Jul, 2013

Expert review by : ePHOTOzine (ephotozine.com)

Sony Cyber-shot H200 Review

 

The Sony Cyber-shot H200 is an entry level bridge camera with DSLR styling from Sony featuring a 26x optical zoom lens, 20.1 megapixel Super HAD CCD sensor, HD 720p video recording, 3inch screen, manual controls, and takes 4x AA batteries.

Wide-angle lens, Good macro performance, Optical image stabilisation, AA batteries easy to replace, Manual mode, Good colour

Little extra detail gained from 20mp sensor, Slow shutter response and focus, Overexposure common, Noise in images

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Naaptol (naaptol.com)

Expert Review

 

The Sony Cyber-Shot DSC H200 has everything to blossom your need and unleash your photography skills. Check with naaptol.com to track all the updates of this product with some smearing add-on discounts and offers!

May, 2013

Consumer review (newegg.com)

SONY Cyber-shot H200

 

Would not recommened. Not up to Sonys normal quality.

Good zoom, good pixel range

Very poor camera at any price. Eats batteries. 4/3300mAh, new, fully charged AA batteries lasted 63 pictures. Tried this 3 times. Auto focus not working properly. Anti shake not working. I have an older smaller digital camera with AF and Anti shake...

Jun, 2014

Consumer review (newegg.com)

AWFUL

 

TERRIBLE picture quality, and lets be honest the only thing that matters is picture quality.

Looks Pretty, zooms in nicely

PICTURE QUALITY IS AWFUL AND 3/5 COME OUT BLURRY. 20 megapixels and still comes out aweful I'm going to try to return this if I can

Dec, 2013

Consumer review (sony.com)

A GOOD CAMERA FOR DSLR BEGINERS

 

THIS CAMERA IS VERY SOLID AND THE FEATURES IS EXCELLENT FOR DSLR BEGINERS IT HAS ALSO A VERY GOOD HAND GRIP, AND GOOD ON BATTERYS THERES A SETTING FOR THAT WHICH IS GOOD, AND YOU CAN USE ALKALINE OR NICKEL METAL HYDRID BATTERYS LIKE SONY AND DURACELL...

VERY NICE CAMERA

WORTH THE MONEY

Apr, 2013

Consumer review (sony.com)

no brainer excellant camera

 

you will never need a flash while taking pictures indoors,unless the room is in total darkness.excellant picture taking overall.

excellant low light shooting,aa batteries,zoom

no viewfinder

Mar, 2013

Consumer review (beachcamera.com)

Happy camera user!!!

 

Using to take scenery pics while in nature. needed simple to use and got it

Love my camera

Shipping Notificatoin

Jan, 2014

Consumer review (buydig.com)

Amazing camera for the price

 

Very good product

Apr, 2013
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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:MP3
Audio system:Mono
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Voice recording: Yes

Battery

Battery Technology:Alkaline
Battery Type:AA
Number of batteries supported:4
Power source type:Battery

Camera

Brightness adjustment: Yes
Camera file system: / DCF, DPOF 1.1
Camera playback:Single image, Slide show
Contrast adjustment: No
GPS: No
GPS (satellite):N
Histogram: Yes
Image editing:Rotating / Trimming
Multi burst mode: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:
Playback zoom:8
Playback zoom (max):8
Saturation adjustment: No
Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Panorama, Pet, Snow / Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Snow
Self-timer:2,10
Self-timer delay:2,10
Sharpness:
White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent L, Incandescent / Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent

Design

Color of product:Black
Energy Star certified:N
Product color:Black
Waterproof: No

Display

Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:3
Display resolution (numeric):460.8 / 460000
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Flash

Flash modes:Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization
Flash range (tele):59.1 - 141.7
Flash range (wide):15.7 - 267.7

Focusing

Auto Focus (AF) assist beam: Yes
Auto focusing (AF) modes:Centre weighted Auto Focus, Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus / Centre weighted Auto Focus, Multi Point Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus
Auto Mode focusing range (tele):2 - ∞
Auto Mode focusing range (wide):0.2 - ∞
Focus:
Focus adjustment:Auto / Auto/Manual
Smile detection: Yes

Lens System

Digital Zoom:52
Extra/Smart zoom:36
Focal length range (f-f):0.157 - 4.09
Lens structure:12/10
Lens structure (elements/groups):12/10
Maximum aperture number:5.9
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):24.9
Minimum aperture number:3.1
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):0.945
Number of aspheric elements:6
Optical Zoom:26

Light Exposure

ISO sensitivity:80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, Auto / 80, 800, 3200, Auto
ISO sensitivity (max):3200
ISO sensitivity (min):80
Light exposure control:
Light exposure correction:± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light exposure modes:Auto
Light metering:Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot

Memory

Compatible memory cards:MS Duo, MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG Duo, SD, SDHC / SD, SDHC
Memory slots:1

Other Features

Aperture priority AE:
Built-in flash: Yes
Burst Mode:100
Conversion function: No
Cool shot function: Yes
D-range optimizer:Standard / Plus / Off
Electrical viewfinder:
Face detection: Yes
Manual focus: No
Optical viewfinder: No
Panorama: Yes
Power consumption (typical):1.6
Trimming: Yes
USB 2.0 connectors:
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Waterproof: No

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:USB
Hand strap: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Picture Quality

Camera Type:Bridge camera
Image formats supported:JPG
Image sensor size:1/2.3
Image Stabilizer:No / Yes
Maximum image resolution:5184 x 3888
Megapixel:20.1
Scan technology:CCD
Sensor Type:CCD
Still image resolution(s):5184 x 3888, 3648 x 2736, 2592 x 1944 / 640 x 480, 1920 x 1080, 3648 x 2736
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9
Total megapixels:20.4

Ports & interfaces

AV output: Yes
HDMI: No
PictBridge: No
USB version:2.0

Shutter

Fastest camera shutter speed:1/1500
Slowest camera shutter speed:2

Technical Details

Audio recording formats:MP3
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Video

Full HD: No
HD type:HD
Maximum video resolution:1280 x 720
Motion JPEG frame rate:30
Resolution at capture speed:640x480@30fps, 1280×720@30fps
Video compression format:AVC, H.264, MP4 / H.264, MP4
Video formats supported:AVC,H.264,MP4 / H.264,MP4
Video Frame Rate:30
Video recording: Yes
Video Resolutions:640 x 480, 1280 x 720 / 640 x 480,1280 x 720

Viewfinder

Camera viewfinder: No
Viewfinder type:Not available

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.43
Height:3.28
Weight:15.2
Weight (including battery):18.7
Width:4.84