Gadgets News Review

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V Specifications & Features

Fully equipped and ready to accompany you wherever you go, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V is (at least for now) the smallest and lightest 30x optical zoom-or higher-camera on the market. 20 megapixel camera features a 35mm-equivalent focal range of 24-720mm, measures a mere 4 3/8 × 2 5/8 × 1 9/16 inches with weighs 9.6 ounces, fully loaded.

That’s a lot of zoom for such small camera but Sony claims that improvements to its Optical SteadyShot image stabilization provides double the stabilization—and autofocus speed—of the HX50V’s sibling, At the same focal length. Maximum burst speed is 10 fps for a total of 10 shots (we assume that focus and exposure is set at the first shot in order to obtain the 10fps speed).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V

Video is recorded in up to 1080p60 quality, with active images stabilization promises to help to you capture smooth footage. If you’re familiar and Sony is naming conventions, The model number has already clued you in to GPS functionality. It is built into the camera so you have the options of embedding location data into all of your images. The HX50V also has Wifi, so you can quickly transfer image to your phone to share them via social media with email. The Wi-Fi implementation also allows you to use your smartphone as a remote viewfinder and control for the HX50V.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V Specifications

  • 20.4MP 1/2.3 Exmor R CMOS sensor
  • BIONZ image processor
  • 30x optical zoom lens
  • Full HD Movie Recording at 1080/60p
  • Optical Steady Shot
  • Shutter Speeds 1/4000
  • TRILUMINOUS Color Technology (for use with select Sony BRAVIA TVs)
  • Dedicated Exposure Compensation Dial
  • P/A/S/M Mode Dial
  • Scene Modes
  • Intelligent Sweep Panorama
  • 8-Face Face Detection
  • In-Camera Editing
  • Built-in WiFi Capabilities
  • PlayMemories App (for both Android and iOS)
  • Multi Interface Shoe (for Accessories — see photos below)
  • Multi Terminal (for compatible Remote Controls)
  • Battery Capacity 4.5Wh (1240 mAh)
  • Dimensions: 4.4″ x 2.6″ x 1.2″
  • Weight: 9.6oz

For more Gadget updates and reviews stay tuned with Techspotz 😉

About the author


Sasidharan is the owner of Techspotz and writes on various topics like How-to tutorials, SEO, Blogging etc. Loves tech in any form, quite optimistic about AI, Blockchain and IoT.

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.