Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W830
This point-and-shoot camera occupies a sweet spot in the middle of Sony’s compact camera lineup, offering simplicity and functionality for an affordable price. The Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W830 offers the ability to take good pictures right out of the box, making it well-suited for beginner photographers and those seeking a decent and easily replaceable backup camera.
With a 20-megapixel CCD sensor and 8x zoom lens, this camera delivers good picture quality for its class; sharpness is lost in low light, as with most lower-level cameras, but colors are natural and performance is decently quick is good lighting. The Cyber-Shot DSC-W830 does not offer 1080p video recording, but its 720p video is of solid quality. This camera also lacks built-in WiFi, but this ultra compact and basic camera can easily be slipped into your pocket to be taken almost anywhere.