As well as being compared against other compacts, the Kodak EasyShare Touch M577 is also often compared to digicams. The Kodak EasyShare Touch M577's top rivals come from Polaroid (such as the Z2300 Instant Digital Camera) and Canon (such as the PowerShot A2200)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Kodak M577 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a significantly larger screen (2.9" vs 2.7"), has a slightly higher resolution screen (460k dots vs 230k dots), has a touch screen and is newer (february 2011 vs january 2011).

However, on average it has a much narrower aperture (f/5.7 vs f/2.8) and slightly shorter exposures (1/8 of a second vs 15 seconds).

Canon PowerShot A2200

Canon PowerShot A2200
similar age
$179

Significant advantages of the A2200 (vs the M577)

  • Much wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/5.7
  • Longer exposures: 15 seconds vs 1/8 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the A2200 (vs the M577)

  • Significantly smaller screen: 2.7" vs 2.9"
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the A2200 and M577

  • Very small: Super compact (94×56×23 mm) vs Super compact (99×58×20 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 0.8"
  • Very light: 135 g vs 150 g

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Kodak M577 compared to digicam competitors include: it has a touch screen.

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (2.9" vs 3") and is older (february 2011 vs june 2012).

Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera

Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera
1 year newer
$88

Significant advantages of the Instant Digital Camera (vs the M577)

  • Larger screen: 3" vs 2.9"

Significant disadvantages of the Instant Digital Camera (vs the M577)

  • No touch screen

common strengths of the Instant Digital Camera and M577

  • Thin: 1.4" vs 0.8"