DSC-H200

DSC-H200

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 Review

By

Review posted 05/02/2013

Quick Take
Pros

  • iAuto shooting mode is accurate and easy in all situations
  • 26x Optical Zoom is incredibly versatile
  • 360 Panorama is easy and fast
  • Optical SteadyShot is very helpful when shooting on the move
  • Nice, Bright 3.0-inch LCD
  • Good Battery Life
  • Very Competitively priced
Cons
  • Poor Still Image and Video Quality
  • No Dedicated video recording button
  • Poor Shooting Performance
  • Mono Audio Microphone
  • Weak Flash Unit
  • Optical SteadyShot is not quite enough at full telephoto
  • No HDMI output for HD movies on an HDTV
Bottom Line
The Sony Cyber Shot H200 is one of the most affordable super-zoom digicams on the market. Its huge zoom lens and great feature set are unfortunately held back by its performance and image quality.. Read more in our Full Conclusion.
DSC-H200_Right_jpg.jpg
With versatility and price in mind, Sony created their Cyber-Shot DSC-H200. Their H-series has been known for long-zoom cameras, and the H200 is no exception, With a wide-view, 26x optical zoom lens, there isn't much this camera can't cover. 

Sony also included a powerful 20.1-megapixel Exmor R CMOS image sensor, improved BIONZ processor, 720p HD video capture, and a plethora of easy to use exposure options; like Intelligent Auto. All this for about $249 USD. 

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 Features:
  • 20.3-megapixel, 1/2.3" Exmor R CMOS image sensor
  • Improved BIONZ processing unit
  • Wide-angle, 26x Sony Optical zoom lens
  • 35mm equivalent of 22.3-580mm
  • Optical SteadyShot image stabilization
  • 3.0-inch ClearPhoto LCD with 460k pixels
  • Intelligent Auto mode
  • 720p, MP4 HD video recording
  • Beauty Portrait Shooting
  • 360 Motion Panorama
  • Powered by four AA batteries
  • Card slot for either MS Duo or SD/SDHC memory card


The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H200 is available in black for $249.99 USD. See our lowest price button at the top right of this page to see the most current online pricing.

What's in the box?:
  • H200 camera body
  • 4 AA Batteries
  • Multi USB Cable
  • Shoulder Strap
  • Instruction Manual
  • Lens Cap
  • Lens Srtap


Additional Product Views
DSC-H200_Front_jpg.jpg
DSC-H200_Top-1200.jpg
DSC-H200_Rear_jpg.jpg

Visitors of Steves can visit the stores below for real-time pricing and availability. You can also find hot, soon to expire online offers on a variety of cameras and accessories at our very own Camera Deals page.

Buy related cameras and accessories from Amazon.com
Related Product Description Price
Canon PowerShot SX150 IS 14.1 MP Digital Camera with 12x Wide-Angle Optical Image Stabilized Zoom with 3.0-Inch LCD (Red) + 8GB SDHC Memory Card + 4 Rechargeble NIMH AA Batteries + Ac/Dc Rapid Charger + Memory Card Wallet + SDHC Card Reader + LCD Screen Protectors + Case + Accessory Saver Bundle! Canon PowerShot SX150 IS 14.1 MP Digital Camera with 12x Wide-Angle Optical Image Stabilized Zoom with 3.0-Inch LCD (Red) + 8GB SDHC Memory Card + 4 Rechargeble NIMH AA Batteries + Ac/Dc Rapid Charger + Memory Card Wallet + SDHC Card Reader + LCD Screen Protectors + Case + Accessory Saver Bundle! $409.95
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55 16.2 MP Slim Digital Camera with 5x Optical Zoom and 3.3-Inch OLED touch screen (Red) Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55 16.2 MP Slim Digital Camera with 5x Optical Zoom and 3.3-Inch OLED touch screen (Red) $349.99
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS7 12.1 MP Digital Camera with 12x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom and 3.0-Inch LCD (Silver) Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS7 12.1 MP Digital Camera with 12x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom and 3.0-Inch LCD (Silver) $349.95
Sony DSC-W830 Digital Camera (Black) + 64GB Pixi-Advanced I3ePro Accessory Bundle Sony DSC-W830 Digital Camera (Black) + 64GB Pixi-Advanced I3ePro Accessory Bundle $214.99
Sony DSC-W830 Digital Camera (Pink) + 64GB Pixi-Advanced I3ePro Accessory Bundle Sony DSC-W830 Digital Camera (Pink) + 64GB Pixi-Advanced I3ePro Accessory Bundle $214.99
KIWIFOTOS H200K Lens Adapter Filter Set For Sony DSC-H200 H200 HOOD UV Filter Kit KIWIFOTOS H200K Lens Adapter Filter Set For Sony DSC-H200 H200 HOOD UV Filter Kit $50.99
(Steel Gray) Laurel VG Camera Bag w/ Removable Shoulder Strap for Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300 / SLT-A58 / DSC-H200 DSLR Digital Cameras (Steel Gray) Laurel VG Camera Bag w/ Removable Shoulder Strap for Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300 / SLT-A58 / DSC-H200 DSLR Digital Cameras $49.99