Sony Cyber-shot WX50 vs Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

Winner
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50

71

Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

54

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot WX50

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.6
High ISO
Light sensitivity
12,800 ISO
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

We are not aware of any reasons to consider buying the Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS over the Sony Cyber-shot WX50.

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competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50 Competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-WX9

Sony Cybershot WX9

Compact

$328

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Screen size Larger screen
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

Ultra compact

$149

Wide angle Better wide angle
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
Casio Exilim EX-N5

Casio Exilim EX-N5

Compact

Fastest shutter speed Faster max shutter speed
Image stabilization No image stabilization

Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10

Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10

Travel zoom

$360

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Wider aperture
Size Larger
Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Ultra compact

$88 - $105

Size Significantly smaller
Aperture Wider aperture
Thickness Much thicker
Canon PowerShot ELPH 160

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160

Travel zoom

$100

Aperture Wider aperture
Size Smaller
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50
Cyber-shot WX50
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS
PowerShot ELPH 170 IS
Canon

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