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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People are impressed by the size and portability. The image quality and design also get good feedback, but the price and battery get critical comments.

usability, design, image quality, portability, size

memory, battery, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50 from Amazon.co.uk. 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.co.uk. Reviewers really like the image quality. The usability also gets good feedback.

design, usability, image quality

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the performance. The portability is also appreciated, whereas comments are divided on the image quality.

portability, performance

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Expert review by : What Digital Camera Magazine (whatdigitalcamera.com)

Review of the Sony DSC U 50 - Digital SLR Reviews

 

The pivotable U50 may be tiny but it's also robust...

Expert review by : Alan Stafford (pcworld.com)

Sony Cybershot DSC-U50/D 2.0mp DIG CAM 8mb USB / Memory Stick/ Orange Camera

 

What's Hot: You won't find many cameras smaller or lighter than the Cyber-shot DSC-U50. About the size of a large pack of gum, it'll fit in nearly any pocket with room to spare, or you can hang it from your neck with the included lanyard; it weighs...

Nov, 2003

Expert review by : Alan Stafford (pcworld.com)

Sony CYBERSHOT DSC-U50/D 2.0MP DIG CAM 8MB USB / MEMORY STICK/ ORANGE (Sony-DSCU50D)

 

What's Hot: Photograph: Rick RiznerYou won't find many cameras smaller or lighter than the Cyber-shot DSC-U50. About the size of a large pack of gum, it'll fit in nearly any pocket with room to spare, or you can hang it from your neck with the included...

Nov, 2003

Expert review by : Alan Stafford (pcworld.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50

 

Petite point-and-shoot is more accessory than camera, but it's darn cute.

We like the DSC-U50 because of its size, not its photographic capabilities. It'd be great as a second camera for times when you don't want to carry a big, bulky model.

Nov, 2003

Expert review by (imaging-resource.com)

Digital Cameras - Sony Cyber-shot DSC-U50 Camera Review, Information, Specifications

 

Sony's Cyber-shot U series of digicams are consistently easy to use, with fun designs that appeal to the "trendy" crowd. Like the rest of the line, the U50 is ultra-compact, small enough to shove into a hip pocket and go. The U50 offers a few basic...

Equipped with a 5.0mm lens (equivalent to a 33mm lens on a 35mm camera), the U50's maximum aperture is a fairly standard f/2.8. The camera's autofocus system operates from 3.9 inches (0.1 meters) to infinity. A range of fixed focus settings are...

Sep, 2003

Expert review by : Luigi Lugmayr (i4u.com)

I4U Face-Off: Sony Cybershot DSC-U50 versus Casio Exilim S20

 

CasioExilim S20 sells for $242.89 at Amazon.com. SonyCybershot DSC-U50 sells for $249.99 at Amazon.com. Introduction: We had the opportunity to compare two of the best small...

Jan, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Orange???

 

Where is the orange one?????? and the the black one as well. come on newegg...

Dec, 2003

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Not worth my time, broke after 10 months of light use

 

Smallest size can fit in any pocket.

CCD broke after 10 months of light use and labor charge under warranty is $130!

Oct, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

The Little Camera that could.......

 

It's ultra chic, very easy to use, and will get you lots of attention, but this camera isn't for everyone..... I needed to purchase a gift for my girlfriend for Christmas and her clunky digital camera was basically collecting dust. After looking ...

miniature size,easy to use, looks like a gadget 007 would be proud to use

Sony Memory Stick Pro expensive, batteries could last longer, hard to find a case

Jan, 2005

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