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Amit_dey
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Registered: ‎06-12-2013
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Sony Cybershot DSC HX 300 lens

what is the actual size of UV, Polarizer filter lens I should purchase for my Sony Cybershot HX 300. Is it 58mm or 55mm ? From Sony store suggestion it is appearing 55m whether in youtube there is a video of 58mm lens. I am confused need expert advice pls.

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FrancisG
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Registered: ‎05-23-2013

Re: Sony Cybershot DSC HX 300 lens

We cannot confirm the exact filter diameter size of the lens because it is not a published specification. There also is no compatibility information about the use of filters with this camera.

 

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Amit_dey
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Registered: ‎06-12-2013

Re: Sony Cybershot DSC HX 300 lens

This is a big problem with such a long range zoom camera it has possibilities but Sony didn't provide us a proper handbook with the box. As I am not a professional now only way to learn all is trial and error method I have to test both 55mm and 58mm lens to see which fit in perfectly with my camera. Yet I believe sony should have provided a detail guidebook of this camera while purchasing.

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JTTGoPats
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Registered: ‎06-17-2013

Re: Sony Cybershot DSC HX 300 lens

The UV filter I purchased for mine is 55mm and works perfectly. I purchased a Rocketfish brand from BestBuy
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cmosse
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Registered: ‎04-05-2013

Re: Sony Cybershot DSC HX 300 lens

On the EU site the filters are listed as compatible:

http://www.sony.co.uk/product/dsc-h-series/dsc-hx300/accessories

 

They are just missing yet in the Sony Style Store USA site:

http://store.sony.com/p/Sony-Cyber-shot-HX300-High-Zoom-Camera/en/p/DSCHX300/B#accessories

 

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