Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 Review

Overall Score

45

Main Features

  • 16 MP 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS Sensor
  • 25-100 mm (4x) F3.5-4.6 Zoom Lens
  • 125 - 3200 ISO
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • 10 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 96 x 56 x 18 mm, 133g.
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 Overview


First introduced in August, 2011, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 is a 16 MP Compact with a 1/2.3 (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sized BSI-CMOS sensor.


Sony TX10 comes with a 6.16 x 4.62 mm BSI-CMOS sensor, which has a diagonal of 7.7 mm (0.3").

- Full Frame
- Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10

Sensor resolution of Sony TX10 ~ 4613 x 3468 pixels.

Sony TX10 has Crop Factor: 5.62

The sensor has a surface area of 28.5 mm².

There are approximate 15,997,884 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Sony TX10


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 with competitors in ultracompact cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
Touch Screen
10.0 fps Continuous Shooting
Environmental Sealing
25 mm Wide Angle Lens
Optical Image Stabilization
921k dots Screen Resolution
3.5 Lens at Wide
133g Light Body
9 Focus Points
2 AE Bracketing Range
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Built-in Viewfinder
No Manual Exposure Mode
Slow Lens at Tele: F4.6
No Articulating Screen
No AF Face Detection
No External Flash
Slow Lens at Wide: F3.5
Type Scores

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 has an Overall Score of 45/100 and ranked #251 out of 801 in Compact cameras, and ranked #617 out of 1201 in all cameras.

Sony TX10 Scores
Imaging score
21
Features score
43
Value for money score
61
Portability score
98
Overall score
45
Average Scores in Ultracompact
Imaging Score
19
Features Score
29
Value For Money Score
47
Portability Score
88
Overall score
31

Physical Dimensions of Sony TX10


Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 weighs 133g and has external dimensions of 96 x 56 x 18mm (3.78 x 2.2 x 0.71"). Considering that the average weight of Ultracompact cameras is 138g, Sony TX10 is 5 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category.

Weight Comparison
Ultracompact Cameras


Sony TX10
133g
Average weight
138g
Min weight
87g
Max weight
221g

Thickness Comparison
Ultracompact Cameras


Sony TX10
18mm
Average Thickness
20mm
Min Thickness
13mm
Max Thickness
33mm

Here is the front and top view image of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 with the dimensions:

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight Cyber-shot DSC-TX10 Dimensions Cyber-shot DSC-TX10
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX30 Sony TX30 141 g 133 g 96 x 59 x 15 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 Sony TX20 133 g 133 g 96 x 56 x 18 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Fujifilm X30 Fujifilm X30 423 g 133 g 119 x 72 x 60 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Fujifilm X20 Fujifilm X20 353 g 133 g 117 x 70 x 57 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Fujifilm FinePix F900EXR Fujifilm F900EXR 232 g 133 g 105 x 61 x 36 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Olympus Tough TG-4 Olympus TG-4 247 g 133 g 112 x 66 x 31 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Olympus Tough TG-3 Olympus TG-3 247 g 133 g 112 x 66 x 31 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Canon PowerShot G16 Canon G16 356 g 133 g 109 x 76 x 40 mm 96 x 56 x 18 mm

Specifications of Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX10


General
Brand Sony
Model Cyber-shot DSC-TX10
Announced August, 2011
Body Type Ultracompact
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0
Macro Focus Range 1
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 921k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 9
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/2 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/1600 sec
Continuous Shooting 10.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 3.70
Flash Modes Auto, On, Off, Slow Sync
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/2.3
Sensor Type BSI-CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 6.16 x 4.62 mm
Sensor Area 28.5 mm²
Sensor Resolution 16 MP
Max Image Resolution 4608 x 3456
Max Native ISO 3200
Min Native ISO 125
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats MPEG-4, AVCHD, H.264
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 0 shots
Battery Type
Battery Model NP-BN1
Physical
Weight 133 g
Physical Dimensions 96 x 56 x 18 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC/Memory Stick Duo/Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick Pro-HG Duo
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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