Sony DSC-S40 reviews and prices: Compact camera

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This digital camera is a good all rounder.

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9.0 out of 10 based on 1 review.
Sony DSC-S40: 4.23 MP (Megapixels), 3x optical zoom, SDXC Card storage, No image stabiliser digital Compact camera. See full product description

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Anthony, Oldham Professional photographer

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
good little camera well made, bit heavy compared to similar products but i guess thats due to the AA bateries which this camera uses and i like that the batteries are inexpensive to buy compared to camera specific batteries and i have found the batteries last more than long enough for my use... I do like the optical viewfinder too its bright and clear ! the monitor screen is small again compared to other cameras but i don't mind it is clear and bright even in sunlight ! and has a very good re-fresh rate ie the picture on the monitor does jitter tom much like some other camera's i've used... picture quality i think is very good ... flash pictures are well exposed.. the AF illuminator is great at assisting the camera's auto-focus system in the dark or dim lighting conditions... all in all a great little camera.....
Bad points:
Auto- Focus can be a little slow to lock- on your subject in the dark... but other-wise none.....
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 10.0
Features 10.0
Build Quality 10.0
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Review date: 22 Jan 2010

Product Features

Camera Type Compact
Optical zoom ratio 3
Screen size (Inches) 1.5
Digital zoom ratio 2
Type of image stabiliser No
Touchscreen No
3D No
Media format SDXC Card
PictBridge Yes
Weight (g) 135
Flash Yes
WiFi No
GPS Receiver No
Release date 2005-03-14
Height in mm 5.2
Depth in mm 3.4
Bluetooth No
Autofocus Yes
Changeable Lens No
Highest focal length (Millimetres) 96
Lowest focal length (Millimetres) 32
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