Sony Cyber-shot HX50V designed for enthusiasts (pictures)
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.
Sony Cyber-shot HX50V
The follow-up to the popular and generally excellent HX30V, the HX50V gets a new 30x, f3.5-6.3, 24-720mm lens in a body that's basically the same dimensions and weight as its predecessor: 4.4 inches wide by 2.6 inches high by 1.2 inches deep and approximately 9.6 ounces.
Joining the mode dial on top is one for quickly adjusting exposure compensation. Also, while past models only had full manual and program auto modes, the HX50V has shutter speed priority and aperture priority modes.