Canon IXY 400F

Winner
Canon IXY 400F

54

vs

Canon IXY 200F

49

Canon IXY 200F

Runner-up
     

Reasons to buy the Canon IXY 400F

Really small
Size
Ultra compact 92x56x18 mm
Thin
Thickness
0.7"
 

Reasons to buy the Canon IXY 200F

Size
Really small
Super compact 91x56x22 mm
Thickness
Thin
0.9"
 

differences

Advantages of the Canon IXY 200F

Report a correction
Snapsort is not aware of any important advantages of the Canon IXY 200F vs the Canon IXY 400F.
Placeholder Learn more about
the Canon IXY 200F

Advantages of the Canon IXY 400F

Report a correction
Movie format
Higher resolution movies
720p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps
Help
Shoots high resolution HD (720p) video
Size
Smaller
92x56x18 mm vs 91x56x22 mm
Help
Around 20% smaller
Thickness
Thinner
0.7" vs 0.9"
Help
Around 20% thinner
Weight
Slightly lighter
133 g vs 140 g
Help
Around 10% lighter
Canon IXY 400F Learn more about
the Canon IXY 400F
vs

recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent compacts, and ignoring price

Snapsort Recommends
Placeholder Canon IXY 200F 49
Retailer
    Style
      Color
        You save

        vs

        54 Canon IXY 400F Canon IXY 400F
        Retailer
          Style
            Color
              You save

              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Size Fairly small Help
              IXY 200F:91x56x22 mm
              IXY 400F:92x56x18 mm
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              Lens
              Thickness Thin Help
              IXY 200F:0.9"
              IXY 400F:0.7"
              Weight Light weight Help
              IXY 200F:140 g
              IXY 400F:133 g
              Common Weaknesses
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/1500 of a second
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Light sensitivity (boost) No boost ISO Help
              Lacks boost light sensitivity
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
              You could stitch photos in post
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              IXY 200F:0.9 fps
              IXY 400F:0.7 fps
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              1,600 ISO
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              230k dots
              Screen size Very small screens Help
              2.7"
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              28 mm
              Movie format Poor movies Help
              IXY 200F:480p @ 30fps
              IXY 400F:720p @ 30fps
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              4x

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

              Compact

              $199

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

              Ultra compact

              $179

              Canon PowerShot SD780 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD780 IS

              Ultra compact

              $300

              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Screen size Has a slightly smaller screen
              Canon IXY 10S

              Canon IXY 10S

              Compact

              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Screen size Has a much larger screen
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier

              Canon IXY 200F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot SD960 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD960 IS

              Compact

              $249

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Screen size Larger screen
              Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS

              Compact

              $268

              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Size Slightly smaller
              Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS

              Compact

              $280

              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Size Slightly smaller
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

              Travel zoom

              $159

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Size Larger
              Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

              Super zoom

              $209 - $250

              Zoom Much more zoom
              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Size Much larger
              Thickness Much thicker

              Canon IXY 400F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon D3200

              Nikon D3200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $309 - $527 body only

              $389 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              True resolution Much higher true resolution
              Size Much larger
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Canon ELPH 530 HS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 530 HS

              Ultra compact

              $152 - $289

              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Screen size Significantly larger screen
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Weight Heavier
              Canon PowerShot A630

              Canon PowerShot A630

              Digicam

              $649

              External flash Supports an external flash
              Macro focus Better macro capability
              Size Much larger
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Canon EOS Kiss Digital X

              Canon EOS Kiss Digital X

              Entry-level DSLR

              Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Size Much larger
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS3

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS3

              Ultra compact

              $98

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Macro focus Worse macro capability
              Longest exposure Shorter max exposures

              appearance

              Placeholder Canon IXY 400F
              Canon IXY 200F Canon IXY 400F
              Canon IXY 200F Canon IXY 400F

              discussion

              Placeholder
              IXY 200F
              Canon

              Report a correction
              Canon IXY 400F
              IXY 400F
              Canon

              Report a correction

              Showing 0 comments