Updated (February, 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot ELPH 320 HS vs Sony Cybershot DSC-WX10

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Canon ELPH 310 HS

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Canon ELPH 310 HS

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Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot WX10

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.4
Size
Really small
Super compact 95x53x23 mm
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 310 HS

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Macro focus
Great macro
1 cm
 
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differences

Advantages of the Canon 310 HS

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Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies 240 fps vs None
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Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
Macro focus Significantly better macro capability 1 cm vs 5 cm
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Focus on subjects 5x closer to the lens
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.8"
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Around 10% larger screen
Weight Lighter 140 g vs 161 g
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More than 10% lighter
Thickness Slightly thinner 0.9" vs 0.9"
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Around 10% thinner
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Advantages of the Sony WX10

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3D Takes 3D photos Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Aperture Wider aperture f/2.4 vs f/3.0
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At its widest zoom, the WX10's lens captures slightly more light (0.6 f-stops)
Wide angle Better wide angle 24 mm vs 28 mm
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More than 10% better wide angle
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
HDR Has in-camera HDR Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster 10 fps vs 8.7 fps
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More than 10% faster continuous shooting
Longest exposure Longer exposures 30s vs 15s
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2x longer exposures
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        similarities

        Compared to recent compacts

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Size Fairly small Help
        310 HS:96x57x22 mm
        WX10:95x53x23 mm
        Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
        310 HS:Lens, Sensor shift
        WX10:Lens
        Sensor type Better sensor types Help
        Better in low light
        Thickness Thin Help
        0.9"
        Supports RAW No RAW support Help
        Less editing fidelity

        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon ELPH 300 HS

        Canon ELPH 300 HS

        Compact

        $220

        Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
        Continuous shooting Doesn't shoot as fast continuously
        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX220

        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX220

        Travel zoom

        $168

        Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
        Aperture Has a significantly narrower aperture
        Sony Cybershot DSC-WX200

        Sony Cybershot DSC-WX200

        Travel zoom

        $120

        Wide angle Has a slightly narrower wide angle lens
        Aperture Has a significantly narrower aperture

        Canon ELPH 310 HS Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera

        Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera

        Digicam

        $180

        Size Much larger
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

        Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

        Travel zoom

        $179 - $203

        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Zoom More zoom
        Supports 24p No 24p support
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Canon PowerShot ELPH 320 HS

        Canon ELPH 320 HS

        Compact

        $159 - $250

        Touch screen Has a touch screen
        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Continuous shooting Shoots slower
        Macro focus Worse macro capability
        Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

        Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

        Travel zoom

        $129 - $182

        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Zoom Slightly more zoom
        Supports 24p No 24p support
        Movie format Lower resolution movies
        Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

        Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

        Compact

        $185

        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Aperture Wider aperture
        Continuous shooting Shoots slower
        Macro focus Worse macro capability

        Sony Cybershot DSC-WX10 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

        Travel zoom

        $223 - $268

        Zoom Significantly more zoom
        Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
        Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
        3D Doesn't take 3D photos
        Canon PowerShot G16

        Canon PowerShot G16

        Pro digicam

        $499

        Aperture Wider aperture
        Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
        Size Much larger
        3D Doesn't take 3D photos
        Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

        Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

        Pro digicam

        $448 - $580

        Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
        True resolution Much higher true resolution
        3D Doesn't take 3D photos
        Size Significantly larger
        Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

        Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

        Super zoom

        $168

        Zoom Much more zoom
        Screen size Larger screen
        Size Much larger
        Thickness Much thicker
        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50

        Sony Cyber-shot WX50

        Ultra compact

        $199

        Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
        Size Smaller
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Screen size Smaller screen

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        Canon ELPH 310 HS Sony Cybershot DSC-WX10
        Canon ELPH 310 HS Sony Cybershot DSC-WX10

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