Compared to The best recent compacts

Rank Out of Score
Canon IXUS 255 HS #6 8 68
Canon PowerShot SD890 IS #8 8 48
Canon IXUS 255 HS Canon PowerShot SD890 IS
Score Score
Sensor
Sensor size 15.0 15.0
Light sensitivity 7.5 3.0
Form factor
Size 60.0 50.0
Lens
Wide angle 25.0 10.0
Aperture 18.0 16.5
Telephoto lenses 3.5 2.5
Misc
Popularity 2.8 2.8
Screen
Screen resolution 7.0 3.0
Screen size 11.0 8.0
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Movies
Movie format 10.0 2.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Continuous shooting 1.0 0.3
Total 160.8 113.0
Best total 235.0 235.0
Score 68 48
Canon IXUS 255 HS Canon PowerShot SD890 IS
Score Weight Score Weight
Sensor
Sensor size
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1/2.3" 6.16x4.55mm 15.0 × 100.0 = 15.0 1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm 15.0 × 100.0 = 15.0
Light sensitivity
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6,400 ISO 25.0 × 30.0 = 7.5 1,600 ISO 10.0 × 30.0 = 3.0
Form factor
Size
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97×56×23 mm 60.0 × 100.0 = 60.0 95×57×27 mm 50.0 × 100.0 = 50.0
Lens
Wide angle
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24 mm 50.0 × 50.0 = 25.0 37 mm 20.0 × 50.0 = 10.0
Aperture
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f/3 60.0 × 30.0 = 18.0 f/3.2 55.0 × 30.0 = 16.5
Telephoto lenses
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240 mm 35.0 × 10.0 = 3.5 185 mm 25.0 × 10.0 = 2.5
Misc
Popularity
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2 5.0 × 55.0 = 2.8 0 5.0 × 55.0 = 2.8
Screen
Screen resolution
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461k dots 35.0 × 20.0 = 7.0 230k dots 15.0 × 20.0 = 3.0
Screen size
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3" 55.0 × 20.0 = 11.0 2.5" 40.0 × 20.0 = 8.0
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 5.0 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 5.0 = 0.0
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 24fps 25.0 × 40.0 = 10.0 480p @ 30fps 5.0 × 40.0 = 2.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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Unknown 0.0 × 30.0 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 × 30.0 = 0.0
Advanced
Continuous shooting
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6.2 fps 20.0 × 5.0 = 1.0 1.2 fps 5.0 × 5.0 = 0.3
Total 160.8 Total 113.0
Best total 235.0 Best total 235.0
Canon IXUS 255 HS Score 68 Canon PowerShot SD890 IS Score 48