Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera ?

Dropped camera on lens can I replace the lens?


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No if you are not a service engineer for cameras. itm is very difficult job so give it authorised service centre or else you may spoil your camers
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Dropped camera on lens can I replace the lens?


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