Updated (January, 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS vs Sony Cybershot DSC-W620

Canon ELPH 100 HS

Winner
Canon ELPH 100 HS

56

vs

     
 

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 100 HS

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 24fps
Size
Really small
Super compact 93x55x19 mm
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-W620

Size
Really small
Super compact 98x56x20 mm
Weight
Light-weight
116 g
 
Differences | Recommendations | Cast your vote | Similarities | Competitors | Appearance | Discussion

differences

Advantages of the Canon 100 HS

Report a correction
Image stabilization Image stabilization Lens vs None
Help
Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
Help
Get that real film feel
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 24fps vs 720p @ 30fps
Help
Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video but at a lower frame rate
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies 240 fps vs None
Help
Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
Help
CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Aperture Wider aperture f/2.8 vs f/3.2
Help
At its widest zoom, the 100 HS's lens captures marginally more light (0.4 f-stops)
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.7"
Help
More than 10% larger screen
Macro focus Better macro capability 3 cm vs 5 cm
Help
Focus on subjects 40% closer to the lens
Continuous shooting Shoots faster 3.4 fps vs 1.1 fps
Help
More than 3x faster continuous shooting
Size Slightly smaller 93x55x19 mm vs 98x56x20 mm
Help
Around 10% smaller
Longest exposure Longer exposures 15s vs 2s
Help
7.5x longer exposures
Canon ELPH 100 HS Learn more about
the Canon 100 HS

Advantages of the Sony DSC-W620

Report a correction
Weight Lighter 116 g vs 140 g
Help
Around 20% lighter
Sony Cybershot DSC-W620 Learn more about
the Sony DSC-W620
vs

recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent compacts, and ignoring price

Snapsort Recommends
Canon ELPH 100 HS Canon ELPH 100 HS 56

vs

51 Sony Cybershot DSC-W620 Sony Cybershot DSC-W620

similarities

Compared to recent compacts

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Size Fairly small Help
100 HS:93x55x19 mm
DSC-W620:98x56x20 mm
Thickness Thin Help
0.8"
Weight Light weight Help
100 HS:140 g
DSC-W620:116 g
Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
100 HS:3.4 fps
DSC-W620:1.1 fps
Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
230k dots
Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
28 mm
Zoom Poor zoom Help
100 HS:4x
DSC-W620:5x

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Compact

$200

Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life
Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

Travel zoom

$129 - $167

Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Macro focus Slightly closer macro focusing
Canon PowerShot SD1300 IS

Canon PowerShot SD1300 IS

Compact

Movie format Records lower quality movies
Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

Compact

Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life

Canon ELPH 100 HS Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon ELPH 300 HS

Canon ELPH 300 HS

Compact

$235

Wide angle Better wide angle
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Screen size Smaller screen
Canon ELPH 510 HS

Canon ELPH 510 HS

Travel zoom

$171

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Zoom More zoom
Supports 24p No 24p support
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon Powershot S100

Canon Powershot S100

Pro digicam

$282

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Better wide angle
Size Significantly larger
Weight Heavier
Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

Ultra compact

Size Slightly smaller
Shutter lag Slightly less shutter lag
Supports 24p No 24p support
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

Travel zoom

$179 - $204

Wide angle Better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support

Sony Cybershot DSC-W620 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cybershot W530

Sony Cybershot DSC-W530

Ultra compact

$121

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Wider aperture
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50

Sony Cyber-shot WX50

Ultra compact

$169

Image stabilization Image stabilization
3D Takes 3D photos
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W380

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W380

Ultra compact

$366

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Sony Cybershot DSC-W570

Sony Cybershot W570

Ultra compact

$130

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Wider aperture
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W670

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W670

Compact

$152

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

appearance

Canon ELPH 100 HS Sony Cybershot DSC-W620
Canon ELPH 100 HS Sony Cybershot DSC-W620
Canon ELPH 100 HS Sony Cybershot DSC-W620

discussion

Canon ELPH 100 HS
ELPH 100 HS
Canon

Report a correction
Sony Cybershot DSC-W620
Cybershot DSC-W620
Sony

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments