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While many have traded in their point-and-shoots for smartphones, this 30x zoom (big) pocket camera gives you plenty of reasons to still carry one.
While still a 30x zoom point-and-shoot at heart, the HX50V has some features that advanced users (or those looking to become advanced) will appreciate.
See just what Sony's 20-megapixel 30x zoom compact is capable of.
The HX50V stuffs a lot of zoom in your top pocket, sporting added bonuses like Wi-Fi and GPS. It's not the camera for image purists, but the usefulness of a 30x optical zoom lens is undeniable.
Typical price: $499.00
Its lens, sensor, and LCD remain unchanged from its predecessor, but a new processor, Wi-Fi, and GPS keep the flagship megazoom from getting stale.
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The new flagship Cyber-shot megazoom gets a 24-1200mm zoom lens, a 20-megapixel sensor, and a whole lot of shooting options.
Big zooms, high megapixels, and a thin rugged camera round out Sony's 2013 Cyber-shots.
Two new compacts from Sony put a lot of zoom into little packages. Australia looks like it's missing out on the world's longest 63x zoom camera though.
Sony loads up on megazooms for 2012 with the 30x zoom HX200V, 20x zoom HX30V, and double 16x zooms of the HX10V and H90.