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Advantages of the Canon XC10

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External mic jack
Has an external mic jack
Yes vs No
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Record high quality audio with an external microphone
External flash
Supports an external flash
Yes vs No
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An external flash often produces better looking flash images
Sensor size
Slightly larger sensor
1" 12.8x9.6mm vs Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
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Around 10% larger sensor
Longest exposure
Significantly longer exposures
60s vs 30s
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2x longer exposures
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Advantages of the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI

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Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Yes vs No
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A built-in flash is useful for taking indoor shots where there is little light
Continuous shooting
Shoots much faster
24 fps vs 3.8 fps
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Around 6.5x faster continuous shooting
Size
Significantly smaller
102×58×43 mm vs 125×102×122 mm
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6.1x smaller
Autofocus
Faster autofocus
Phase detection vs Contrast detection
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Catch candid moments easily
Focus points
Many more focus points
315 vs 9
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Set focus accurately within the frame
True resolution
Significantly higher true resolution
20 MP vs 12 MP
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Capture around 70% more detail in your photos
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
1,228k dots vs 1,030k dots
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Around 20% higher resolution screen
Weight
Much lighter
301 g vs 1,040 g
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3.5x lighter
Thickness
Significantly thinner
1.7" vs 4.8"
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2.8x thinner
Lowest price
Much cheaper
$1,164.00 vs $2,006.26
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The best price we've seen is $842 cheaper (more than 40% less)
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Digital vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths
              Aperture Wide aperture Help
              f/2.8
              Sensor size Very large sensors Help
              XC101" 12.8x9.6mm
              Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VINikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
              Touch screen Have touch screens Help
              Fewer buttons
              Wide angle Good wide angle Help
              24 mm
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Screen flips out Flip-out screens Help
              Great for movies
              Common Weaknesses
              Lowest price Very expensive Help
              XC10$2,006.26
              Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI$1,164.00
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/2000 of a second

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