Canon IXY 400F vs Canon IXY 200F

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Canon IXY 400F

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Canon IXY 200F

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Reasons to buy the Canon IXY 400F

Really small
Size
Ultra compact 92x56x18 mm
Thin
Thickness
0.7"
Light-weight
Weight
133 g
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Canon IXY 200F

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

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differences

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Movie format
Higher resolution movies
720p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps
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Shoots high resolution HD (720p) video
Size
Smaller
92x56x18 mm vs 91x56x22 mm
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Around 20% smaller
Thickness
Thinner
0.7" vs 0.9"
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Around 20% thinner
Weight
Slightly lighter
133 g vs 140 g
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Around 10% lighter
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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Size Fairly small Help
              IXY 200F91x56x22 mm
              IXY 400F92x56x18 mm
              Aperture Wide aperture Help
              f/2.8
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              Lens
              Weight Light weight Help
              IXY 200F140 g
              IXY 400F133 g
              Thickness Thin Help
              IXY 200F0.9"
              IXY 400F0.7"
              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
              Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
              You could stitch photos in post
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              IXY 200F0.9 fps
              IXY 400F0.7 fps
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              1,600 ISO
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              28 mm
              Movie format Poor movies Help
              IXY 200F480p @ 30fps
              IXY 400F720p @ 30fps
              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"
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              4x

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon ELPH 300 HS

              Canon ELPH 300 HS

              Compact

              $175

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Wide angle Has a much wider wide angle lens
              Canon PowerShot SD940 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD940 IS

              Ultra compact

              $268

              Canon IXY 200F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS

              Compact

              $290

              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Size Slightly smaller
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Canon PowerShot SD780 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD780 IS

              Ultra compact

              $300

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Size Smaller
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Canon ELPH 100 HS

              Canon ELPH 100 HS

              Compact

              $125

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

              Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

              Ultra compact

              $220

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Size Smaller
              Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

              Travel zoom

              $249 - $250

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Size Significantly larger

              Canon IXY 400F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon IXY 10S

              Canon IXY 10S

              Compact

              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Screen size Much larger screen
              Size Larger
              Thickness Thicker
              Nikon Coolpix S640

              Nikon Coolpix S640

              Compact

              $237

              Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
              Aperture Slightly wider aperture
              Size Slightly larger
              Thickness Thicker
              Olympus X-875

              Olympus X-875

              Compact

              Light sensitivity (boost) Has boost ISO
              Fastest shutter speed Faster max shutter speed
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Canon EOS Kiss X6i

              Canon EOS Kiss X6i

              Entry-level DSLR

              External mic jack Has an external mic jack
              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              Size Much larger
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Casio Exilim EX-TR15

              Casio Exilim EX-TR15

              Compact

              $955

              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Fastest shutter speed Much slower max shutter speed
              Image stabilization No image stabilization

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