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Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G16

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Light sensitivity
High ISO
12,800 ISO
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1800 ms startup delay
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB2100

Zoom
Great zoom
35x
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Macro focus
Great macro
1 cm
 
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Advantages of the Canon G16

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Aperture Much wider aperture f/1.8 vs f/3.0
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At its widest zoom, the G16's lens captures much more light (1.5 f-stops)
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 922k dots vs 460k dots
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More than 2x higher resolution screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO
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The G16's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies 240 fps vs None
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Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
True resolution Higher true resolution 12 MP vs 9.7 MP
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Capture more than 20% more detail in your photos
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Yes vs No
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Digitally develop your own photos with precise image control
Size Smaller 109x76x40 mm vs 119x84x57 mm
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More than 40% smaller
Sensor size Larger sensor 1/1.8" 7.4x5.6mm vs 1/2.3" 6.2x4.6mm
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Around 50% larger sensor
External flash Supports an external flash Yes vs No
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An external flash often produces better looking flash images
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Tunnel vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Thickness Thinner 1.6" vs 2.2"
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Around 30% thinner
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Advantages of the Samsung WB2100

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Zoom Significantly more zoom 35x vs 5x
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49x more zoom
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen Yes vs No
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Flip-out screens can be helpful when composing tricky shots or taking movies
Wide angle Better wide angle 25 mm vs 28 mm
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More than 10% better wide angle
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Lowest price Significantly cheaper $239.00 vs $449.00
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The best price we've seen is $210 cheaper (around 50% less)
Weight Lighter 303 g vs 356 g
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More than 10% lighter
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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              HDR In-camera HDR Help
              Combines multiple exposures
              Macro focus Good macro capabilities Help
              1 cm
              Sensor type Better sensor types Help
              Better in low light

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

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              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Super zoom

              $399 - $400

              Zoom Has significantly more zoom
              Supports 24p Records movies in 24p
              Longest exposure Much shorter exposures
              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive

              Canon PowerShot G16 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot G1X

              Canon PowerShot G1X

              Boutique

              $511 - $549

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Macro focus Much worse macro capability
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Canon PowerShot G15

              Canon PowerShot G15

              Pro digicam

              $399 - $499

              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Overall image quality Worse image quality
              Color depth Worse color depth
              Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

              Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

              Boutique

              $799

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Dynamic range Less dynamic range
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Pro digicam

              $479 - $598

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
              Startup delay Significantly more startup delay
              Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
              Canon PowerShot S120

              Canon PowerShot S120

              Pro digicam

              $449 - $451

              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
              Battery life Shorter battery life
              External flash No external flash support

              Samsung WB2100 Competitors

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              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB1100F

              Samsung WB1100F

              Super zoom

              $200 - $249

              Lowest price Slightly cheaper
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
              Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

              Super zoom

              $194 - $230

              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Super zoom

              $160 - $279

              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
              Zoom Less zoom
              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Super zoom

              $227 - $255

              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
              Size Larger
              Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

              Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

              Super zoom

              $198

              External mic jack Has an external mic jack
              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Size Much larger
              Movie format Lower resolution movies

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