As well as being compared against other travel zooms, the Kodak EasyShare M580 is also often compared to waterproofs, compacts and ultra compacts. The Kodak EasyShare M580's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix S33 and the Coolpix S02) and Canon (such as the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS and the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS)

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Kodak M580 compared to other travel zoom competitors include: it is slightly lighter (150 g vs 194 g).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (1,000 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS), is older (january 2010 vs january 2012) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1400 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second).

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS
6 years newer
$198 - $199

Significant advantages of the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS (vs the M580)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 25 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS and M580

  • Very small: Compact (100×58×23 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1"
  • Very light: 147 g vs 150 g

Samsung Galaxy Camera

Samsung Galaxy Camera
2 years newer
$110

Significant advantages of the Camera (vs the M580)

  • Much better wide angle: 23 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a GPS
  • Much larger screen: 4.8" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the Camera (vs the M580)

  • Much heavier: 300 g vs 150 g

common strengths of the Camera and M580

  • Very small: Compact (129×71×19 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.8" vs 1"
  • Very inexpensive: $109.99 vs $143.66

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH25

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH25
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the DMC-FH25 (vs the M580)

  • Much longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FH25 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-FH25 and M580

  • Very small: Compact (99×57×28 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Very thin: 1.1" vs 1"
  • Very light: 135 g vs 150 g

Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS

Canon ELPH 520 HS
2 years newer
$243

Significant advantages of the ELPH 520 HS (vs the M580)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Smaller: Ultra compact (87×54×19 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 0.7" vs 1"

Significant disadvantages of the ELPH 520 HS (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the ELPH 520 HS and M580

  • Very small: Ultra compact (87×54×19 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.7" vs 1"
  • Very light: 155 g vs 150 g

Kodak EasyShare Z915

Kodak EasyShare Z915
1 year older
$199

Significant advantages of the Z915 (vs the M580)

  • Faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the Z915 (vs the M580)

  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 28 mm
  • Larger: Compact (90×64×39 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Much thicker: 1.5" vs 1"

common strengths of the Z915 and M580

  • Fairly small: Compact (90×64×39 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Very light: 194 g vs 150 g
  • Very inexpensive: $199.00 vs $143.66

Casio Exilim EX-H30

Casio Exilim EX-H30
1 year newer
$320

Significant advantages of the EX-H30 (vs the M580)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the EX-H30 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-H30 and M580

  • Very small: Compact (104×58×28 mm) vs Compact (101×60×26 mm)
  • Very thin: 1.1" vs 1"
  • Inexpensive: $319.70 vs $143.66

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Kodak M580 compared to waterproof competitors include: it has a significantly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 36 mm) and has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7").

However, on average it has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS), is older (january 2010 vs january 2013), is not waterproof and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1400 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

Nikon Coolpix S33

Nikon Coolpix S33
5 years newer
$146

Significant advantages of the S33 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S33 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the S33 and M580

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP10

Fujifilm FinePix XP10
similar age
$231

Significant advantages of the XP10 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the XP10 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the XP10 and M580

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S31

Nikon Coolpix S31
3 years newer
$69

Significant advantages of the S31 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S31 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the S31 and M580

  • None found

Olympus Tough TG-320

Olympus TG-320
2 years newer
$517

Significant advantages of the TG-320 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the TG-320 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the TG-320 and M580

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S32

Nikon Coolpix S32
4 years newer
$129

Significant advantages of the S32 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S32 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the S32 and M580

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP100

Fujifilm FinePix XP100
2 years newer
$220

Significant advantages of the XP100 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the XP100 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the XP100 and M580

  • None found

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Kodak M580 compared to compact competitors include: it has a significantly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 31 mm) and is slightly less expensive ($143.66 vs $699.99).

However, on average it slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (1,000 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and slightly shorter exposures (8 seconds vs 60 seconds).

Canon ELPH 100 HS

Canon ELPH 100 HS
1 year newer
$150

Significant advantages of the 100 HS (vs the M580)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Thinner: 0.8" vs 1"

Significant disadvantages of the 100 HS (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the 100 HS and M580

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Thin: 0.8" vs 1"

Canon ELPH 500 HS

Canon ELPH 500 HS
1 year newer
$700

Significant advantages of the 500 HS (vs the M580)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the 500 HS (vs the M580)

  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/1000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

common strengths of the 500 HS and M580

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Larger than average screens: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Thin: 1" vs 1"

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS12

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS12
8 months older
$231

Significant advantages of the DMC-FS12 (vs the M580)

  • Much longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 8 seconds
  • Faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FS12 (vs the M580)

  • Significantly worse wide angle: 31 mm vs 28 mm

common strengths of the DMC-FS12 and M580

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 1"
  • Light weight: 129 g vs 150 g

Kodak EasyShare V1273

Kodak EasyShare V1273
2 years older

Significant advantages of the V1273 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the V1273 (vs the M580)

  • Much worse wide angle: 37 mm vs 28 mm

common strengths of the V1273 and M580

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Thin: 0.8" vs 1"

Kodak EasyShare Z1275

Kodak EasyShare Z1275
2 years older
$286

Significant advantages of the Z1275 (vs the M580)

  • Faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the Z1275 (vs the M580)

  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 28 mm
  • Significantly thicker: 1.3" vs 1"

common strengths of the Z1275 and M580

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Inexpensive: $285.63 vs $143.66

Fujifilm FinePix XP170

Fujifilm FinePix XP170
2 years newer

Significant advantages of the XP170 (vs the M580)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the XP170 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the XP170 and M580

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Thin: 1.1" vs 1"

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Kodak M580 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it has a significantly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 35 mm), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.5") and is slightly less expensive ($143.66 vs $402.14).

However, on average it is slightly larger (compact (101×60×26 mm) vs ultra compact (77×51×18 mm)), doesn't have a touch screen, has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS), is older (january 2010 vs august 2012) and is thicker (1" vs 0.7").

Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS
similar age
$299

Significant advantages of the SD1400 IS (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the SD1400 IS (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the SD1400 IS and M580

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S02

Nikon Coolpix S02
3 years newer

Significant advantages of the S02 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S02 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the S02 and M580

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S01

Nikon Coolpix S01
2 years newer
$321

Significant advantages of the S01 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S01 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the S01 and M580

  • None found

Samsung DV150F

Samsung DV150F
3 years newer
$402

Significant advantages of the DV150F (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DV150F (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the DV150F and M580

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX1
5 months older
$299

Significant advantages of the DSC-TX1 (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-TX1 (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-TX1 and M580

  • None found

Pentax Optio S5i

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5 years older

Significant advantages of the S5i (vs the M580)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S5i (vs the M580)

  • None found

common strengths of the S5i and M580

  • None found