Compared to The best recent compacts

Rank Out of Score
Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS #2 4 78
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50 #1 4 100
Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50
Score Score
Sensor
Sensor size 15.0 15.0
Light sensitivity 3.0 15.0
Form factor
Size 55.0 75.0
Lens
Wide angle 25.0 25.0
Aperture 13.5 21.0
Telephoto lenses 4.0 2.0
Misc
Popularity 5.5 2.8
Screen
Screen resolution 3.0 7.0
Screen size 9.0 9.0
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Movies
Movie format 10.0 10.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Continuous shooting 0.3 1.2
Total 143.3 183.0
Best total 183.0 183.0
Score 78 100
Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50
Score Weight Score Weight
Sensor
Sensor size
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1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm 15.0 × 100.0 = 15.0 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm 15.0 × 100.0 = 15.0
Light sensitivity
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1,600 ISO 10.0 × 30.0 = 3.0 12,800 ISO 50.0 × 30.0 = 15.0
Form factor
Size
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100×58×23 mm 55.0 × 100.0 = 55.0 92×52×19 mm 75.0 × 100.0 = 75.0
Lens
Wide angle
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25 mm 50.0 × 50.0 = 25.0 25 mm 50.0 × 50.0 = 25.0
Aperture
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f/3.6 45.0 × 30.0 = 13.5 f/2.6 70.0 × 30.0 = 21.0
Telephoto lenses
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300 mm 40.0 × 10.0 = 4.0 125 mm 20.0 × 10.0 = 2.0
Misc
Popularity
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11 10.0 × 55.0 = 5.5 6 5.0 × 55.0 = 2.8
Screen
Screen resolution
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230k dots 15.0 × 20.0 = 3.0 460k dots 35.0 × 20.0 = 7.0
Screen size
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2.7" 45.0 × 20.0 = 9.0 2.7" 45.0 × 20.0 = 9.0
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 @ 25fps 25.0 × 40.0 = 10.0 1080p @ 60fps 25.0 × 40.0 = 10.0
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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0.8 fps 5.0 × 5.0 = 0.3 10 fps 25.0 × 5.0 = 1.2
Total 143.3 Total 183.0
Best total 183.0 Best total 183.0
Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Score 78 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50 Score 100