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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

alaTest has collected and analyzed 693 reviews of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviewers really like the performance and price. The portability and image quality also get good reviews, but some have doubts about the viewfinder and memory. There are some mixed views about the flash and reliability.

usability, image quality, portability, price, performance

durability, battery, shutter, memory, viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 72 user reviews of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the durability and image quality are generally positive. The portability and price are also appreciated. Many are critical about the screen and reliability.

usability, price, portability, image quality, durability

size, reliability, screen

83% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Oct, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 254 user reviews of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. People really like the portability and performance. The price and image quality also get good feedback. Many are less positive about the image stabilizer and battery, and the shutter and flash get mixed views.

usability, image quality, price, performance, portability

battery, stabilizer

84% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Oct, 2019

Expert review by (gadgetheaven.co.uk)

Sony W530 Cybershot Digital Camera

 

The W530 is light and compact and also comes in a few nifty colours, including bright pink and a peacock blue, which will make it stand out from the crowd. It has a large LCD screen measuring 7.5cm, which is used to frame your shots, as there is no...

The camera also offers the user the ability take video and upload any images and movies to a web-enabled computer, using its on-board PMB portable software.

Jan, 2011

Expert review by (cameras.co.uk)

Sony DSC W530

 

Sony DSC W57079/100

Expert review by : Elias Plastiras (goodgearguide.com.au)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 camera

 

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 review: A relatively cheap camera that's very light, but its image quality isn't great

Very light ; Easy to carry to all sorts of events

Poor image quality ; Poor shutter button ; Generally not fun to use

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 may be relatively inexpensive as far as compact cameras from Sony are concerned, but we don't think it's good value. Its image quality is merely adequate, its shutter button is awful and it just doesn't feel good to use at...

May, 2011

Expert review by : William Chambers (steves-digicams.com)

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W530 Preview

 

In an attempt of offer both affordable and feature rich point-and-shoot digital cameras, Sony is debuting an all-new W-series of Cyber-shot cameras for 2011. The second most affordable model is the DSC-W530.

Jan, 2011

Expert review by : Elias Plastiras (pcworld.idg.com.au)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 camera

 

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530 review: A relatively cheap camera that's very light, but its image quality isn't great

Very light ; Easy to carry to all sorts of events

Poor image quality ; Poor shutter button ; Generally not fun to use

May, 2011

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

 

Small and compact with a nice big screen to see your pictures on. Rechargeable battery pack lasts a long time too.

Jul, 2013

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

 

large screen

not that easy if you have large hands

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

 

pocket sized; good Carl Zeiss lens; easy to use; good battery life; take it anywhere; lots of pixels (14.1mega pixels); movie mode good; also panorama mode;

not so good on long distance moving objects indoors; flimsy door on battery and card slot;

Aug, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

 

easy to use

none

Jul, 2012

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W530

 

easy to use from the box.light to carry.good quality photos.holds charge well.screen bright enough to see in most conditions.

the cover for the battery and card seams that it could be easy to break.

Jul, 2012

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