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Sony DSC-W710: Review

The Sony DSC-W710 is a compact digital camera dedicated to all those who want to get great pictures without being an expert, thanks to the automatic mode that selects the appropriate scene mode according to the circumstances.

Speaking of specifications, the camera has Super HAD CCD sensor 16.1-inch, wide-angle lens with 5x optical zoom, 2.7-inch LCD display with a resolution of 230,400 dots, HD movies, various creative effects and slot for memory cards Memory Stick and Secure Digital various types.

Sony DSC-W710: Design

The Sony DSC-W710 is a small and compact camera available in king colors black, silver and purple. It has a 2.7-inch LCD display with a resolution of 230,400 points. As for size, measuring 97 mm wide, 55.1 mm high and 20 mm thick, and weighs 98 grams excluding battery and card and 114 considering the accessories.

Sony DSC-W710: Features and Functionality

The Sony DSC-W710 is a compact digital camera range to medium-low and cheap but still has some interesting features that allow everyone to get good results. Launched in January, together with senior models in this series, coma, the Sony DSC-W730, it is definitely one of the less efficient.

With regard to the technical specifications, the camera has an image sensor type Super HAD CCD, 1/2, 3 inches in size and with an effective resolution of approximately 16.1 megapixels, and a lens that has a focal length of 5-25 mm, equivalent to 28-140 mm on a traditional 35 mm and a maximum aperture of F3.2-F6.5. It also has a 5x optical zoom and a 20x digital zoom.

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Sony DSC-W710

As for the features of the Sony DSC-W710, since in a few words at a point and shoot camera, the main feature is to allow everyone to take beautiful photos, even without having any knowledge of what might be the settings best for a particular situation.

The camera does everything by itself thanks to Intelligent Auto Adjustment, which recognizes the scene and adjusts all the settings required to get the best result. Among other things, the camera Remodeling photo intelligently correcting the defects of the skin, making your teeth whiter, erasing wrinkles and even eliminating the effect shiny forehead.

The Sony DSC-W710 also offers the possibility to create panoramic images by simply pressing the shutter button and moving the camera. There are, then, the flash forward, very useful in case of low light, SteadyShot stabilizer, although not the optical zoom, and the ability to record HD video footage with a maximum resolution of 1280×720 pixels.

For storing photos and video, this is the slot for Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO HG Duo, Memory Stick Micro, SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards. The package finally, includes battery, from about 220 shots, battery charger, USB cable, wrist strap and CD-ROM with the software.


The Sony DSC-W710 is the perfect camera for those who are beginners and want to get good results without the slightest effort. All settings are automatically adjusted by the machine, and the body is also very handy and lightweight. Specifications are obviously of low quality, but still stand out Super HAD sensor and HD movies. The rest is all normal.

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PROS : Slot for memory cards, Auto mode.

CONS : Display size, zoom, Carl Zeiss No, No optical image stabilizer.

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