LCD and Viewfinder
Sony TX30 has a Fixed Type 3.3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 1,229k dots. The Sony TX30's 3.3″ screen is larger than average and its resolution is up to the class standarts.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
TX30 doesn't have a viewfinder and no option for external viewfinder. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Compact camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50 (Lumix DMC-TZ70) (Compare) or Fujifilm FinePix S8100fd (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Sony TX30 can shoot continuously at max speed of 10 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/1600 sec.
Unfortunately TX30 doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
With Sony TX30, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 60,50 fps and save in and formats. Full HD resolution of Sony TX30 will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.
TX30 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker.
Sony TX30 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Samsung PL120 or Samsung SH100 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Sony TX30 has a USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port to connect your camera to other devices.
Sony TX30 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Sony TX30 is $229.99