Updated (February 2011): Compare the Canon PowerShot A1200 vs Sony Cybershot DSC-W510

Sony Cybershot W510 vs Canon PowerShot A1200

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-W510

54

Canon PowerShot A1200

38

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot W510

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
26 mm
Really small
Size
Super compact (96×54×20 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Digital
  2. Lens
Thin
Thickness
0.8"
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1200

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Macro focus
Great macro
3.0 cm
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel

galleries

Explore our gallery of 19 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot A1200.
Explore our gallery of 14 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-W510.

competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-W510 Competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Ultra compact

$170

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Size Slightly smaller
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

Compact

$70

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
3D Takes 3D photos
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

Travel zoom

$108 - $121

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Wide angle Better wide angle
Aperture Narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot A1200 Competitors

Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$289

Size Smaller
Weight Slightly lighter
Supports 24p No 24p support
Olympus VR-340

Olympus VR-340

Travel zoom

$130

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Supports 24p No 24p support
Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Ultra compact

$170

Size Much smaller
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Supports 24p No 24p support

discussion

Sony Cybershot DSC-W510
Cybershot W510
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PowerShot A1200
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