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Advantages of the Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

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Aperture
Much wider aperture
f/1.8 vs f/3.5
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At its widest zoom, the PowerShot G7 X Mark II's lens captures much more light (1.9 f-stops)
True resolution
Much higher true resolution
20 MP vs 9.7 MP
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Capture more than 2x more detail in your photos
Sensor size
Much larger sensor
Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
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More than 4x larger sensor
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
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The PowerShot G7 X Mark II's maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
1,040k dots vs 921k dots
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More than 10% higher resolution screen
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Advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX99

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Zoom
Slightly more zoom
30x vs 4.2x
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Around 52x more zoom
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Digital vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Continuous shooting
Shoots slightly faster
10 fps vs 8 fps
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Around 30% faster continuous shooting
Weight
Slightly lighter
242 g vs 319 g
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More than 20% lighter
Thickness
Slightly thinner
1.4" vs 1.7"
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More than 10% thinner
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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths
              Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
              Usually standard
              Touch screen Have touch screens Help
              Fewer buttons
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Screen flips out Flip-out screens Help
              Great for movies
              Common Weaknesses
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/2000 of a second
              External flash No external flash support Help
              Less expandable
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              PowerShot G7 X Mark II8 fps
              Cyber-shot DSC-HX9910 fps

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              PowerShot G7 X Mark II
              Canon

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