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HP Photosmart M527

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 reviews of HP Photosmart M527. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Views about the size and performance are generally positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are mixed comments on the sensor and screen. Many are negative about the image stabilizer and storage.

image quality, usability, price, performance, size

battery, lens, low-light, storage, stabilizer

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the HP Photosmart M527 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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HP Photosmart M527 Digital Camera Review


HP Design Gallery: Add artistic effects directly on your camera – no PC or software needed. Make your photos look like cartoons, sketches or antique photographs. Add fun borders and tint photos to black-and-white, sepia and more. HP automatic in-camera...

Mar, 2007

Expert review by : Darren (digital photography blog)

HP Photosmart M527


The HP Photosmart M527 is another 6 megapixel digital camera to be announced by HP today. It features a 3x Optical Zoom lens and a 2 inch LCD display. The HP Photosmart M527 also comes with 16 megabytes of internal memory as well as on camera sharing...

The HP Photosmart M527 also comes with 16 megabytes of internal memory as well as on camera sharing via Snapfish (US and UK only), email and printing. It also has the HP Design Gallery which allows adding of effects while on camera

Jan, 2006

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I love the HP Photosmart M527 it has so many features!


I love this camera! there are so mant features and it takes amazing photographs!!! Best camera i've ever owned!!!

Mar, 2010

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Easy to use and great photo quality.


If you are looking for a cheap camera with a higher res. then here it is. Easy to use and great photo quality.

Mar, 2010

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HP PhotoSmart M527


It can record roughly 30 minutes of slightly better than VHS quality video, with sound, on a 512MB memory card. It's not very good in low light, but it can be good for those quick moments when you are out and wish you had a video camera. The shots can...



May, 2009

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HP PhotoSmart M527


92.1 megapixel 3.2-inch LCD Xtra end an argument The flash is Shutter 1/25-1/800 Photographic components crystal sharp CMOS image sensors Photographic device pixels (million) 566 million pixels AVCHD format type Photographic element size 1/3.13."...

Recording medium 1.8 inches hard disk

92.1 megapixel 3.2-inch LCD Xtra end an argument

Mar, 2009

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Quick review of HP PhotoSmart M527


very good review.Helps me to understand such thing well. Thanks to share everybody together. The good thing and the good review.

Mar, 2009

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HP PhotoSmart M527


HP PhotoSmart M527 The HP Photosmart M527 rounds out the top end of the newly introduced M-series offered by HP at CES 2006. A point-and-shoot at heart, the camera comes with a 6 megapixel CCD, a 2-inch LCD, a 3x optical zoom lens and a number of...

good quality


Feb, 2009

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Smart camera


7x digital - and features HP Real Life technologies, including HP in-camera red eye removal and HP Design Gallery. With the new HP Design Gallery, users can easily take brilliant digital photos. Intuitive button design allows for quick, one-handed...

Big resolution

Weight must minimalized

Feb, 2009

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Take impressive 6 MP photos easily


Join the youtube generation. The HP photo software that is included is good, but you might want to download Google's Picassa program for its many spiffy abilities (which do not include photo stitching for panoramas - use the HP program for that). This...

Flash button is handy for turning flash on/off or to red-eye flash


Feb, 2009

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