Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

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Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

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HP Photosmart R607

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HP Photosmart R607

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Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
Great macro
Macro focus
0 cm
 

Reasons to buy the HP Photosmart R607

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.6
Size
Really small
Compact 90x59x28 mm
Thickness
Thin
1.1"
Weight
Light-weight
157 g
 

differences

Advantages of the Canon SX510 HS

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Screen size
Much larger screen
3.0" vs 1.5"
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2x larger screen
Wide angle
Much better wide angle
24 mm vs 35 mm
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More than 30% better wide angle
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Movie format
Higher resolution movies
1080p @ 24fps vs 288 x 216
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Shoots high resolution Full HD (1080p) video
Supports 24p
Supports 24p
Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
Macro focus
Much better macro capability
0 cm vs 6 cm
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Almost the same
True resolution
Much higher true resolution
9.7 MP vs 4 MP
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Capture around 2.5x more detail in your photos
Zoom
More zoom
30x vs 3x
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100x more zoom
Sensor type
Has a CMOS-family sensor
CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
461k dots vs 120k dots
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Around 4x higher resolution screen
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
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
3,200 ISO vs 400 ISO
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The SX510 HS's maximum light sensitivity is 3 f-stops better
Sensor size
Slightly larger sensor
1/2.3" 6.2x4.6mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
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More than 10% larger sensor
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Advantages of the HP R607

Aperture
Significantly wider aperture
f/2.6 vs f/3.4
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At its widest zoom, the R607's lens captures slightly more light (0.8 f-stops)
Size
Smaller
90x59x28 mm vs 104x70x80 mm
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3.9x smaller
Thickness
Significantly thinner
1.1" vs 3.1"
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2.9x thinner
Weight
Lighter
157 g vs 349 g
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2.2x lighter
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Tunnel vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
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Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent digicams, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths

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

              Common Weaknesses
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              SX510 HS:3.8 fps
              R607:4 fps

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Super zoom

              $150 - $197

              Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Canon Rebel T3i

              Canon Rebel T3i

              Entry-level DSLR

              $499 - $550 body only

              $549 - $630 with 18-55mm lens

              Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
              True resolution Takes much higher resolution photos
              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
              Thickness Is thicker

              Canon PowerShot SX510 HS Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Super zoom

              $349

              Zoom Significantly more zoom
              Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
              Size Significantly larger
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

              Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

              Super zoom

              $168 - $170

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Size Much larger
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Canon PowerShot SX520 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX520 HS

              Super zoom

              $199 - $249

              Zoom More zoom
              Focus points Slightly more focus points
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

              Travel zoom

              $279 - $383

              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              External mic jack Has an external mic jack
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Macro focus Much worse macro capability
              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Super zoom

              $250

              3D Takes 3D photos
              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Size Larger

              HP Photosmart R607 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Travel zoom

              $100

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Image stabilization Image stabilization
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Viewfinder No viewfinder
              Placeholder

              Epson PhotoPC 550

              Digicam

              Built-in flash No built-in flash
              Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
              Casio Exilim EX-Z550

              Casio Exilim EX-Z550

              Compact

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Viewfinder No viewfinder
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter max exposures
              Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

              Travel zoom

              $350

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Image stabilization Image stabilization
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Viewfinder No viewfinder
              Samsung WB850F

              Samsung WB850F

              Travel zoom

              $280

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Viewfinder No viewfinder

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