Compared to The best recent digicams

Rank Out of Score
Canon PowerShot A590 IS #9 10 38
Canon PowerShot A640 #10 10 36
Canon PowerShot A590 IS Canon PowerShot A640
Score Score
Misc
Popularity 5.0 5.0
Lens
Wide angle 25.0 25.0
Aperture 19.1 17.7
Telephoto lenses 1.1 1.1
Sensor
Sensor size 6.8 13.6
Light sensitivity 2.7 1.4
Light sensitivity (boost) 0.0 0.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 0.0 0.0
Screen
Screen resolution 0.9 0.9
Screen size 7.3 7.3
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Movies
Movie format 1.4 1.4
Advanced
Image stabilization 9.1 0.0
Continuous shooting 0.2 0.2
Total 78.6 73.6
Best total 202.7 202.7
Score 38 36
Canon PowerShot A590 IS Canon PowerShot A640
Score Weight Score Weight
Misc
Popularity
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1 5.0 × 100.0 = 5.0 1 5.0 × 100.0 = 5.0
Lens
Wide angle
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35 mm 55.0 × 45.5 = 25.0 35 mm 55.0 × 45.5 = 25.0
Aperture
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f/2.6 70.0 × 27.3 = 19.1 f/2.8 65.0 × 27.3 = 17.7
Telephoto lenses
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140 mm 5.0 × 22.7 = 1.1 140 mm 5.0 × 22.7 = 1.1
Sensor
Sensor size
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1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm 15.0 × 45.5 = 6.8 1/1.8" 7.18x5.32mm 30.0 × 45.5 = 13.6
Light sensitivity
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1,600 ISO 10.0 × 27.3 = 2.7 800 ISO 5.0 × 27.3 = 1.4
Light sensitivity (boost)
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None 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0 None 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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Unknown 0.0 × 45.5 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 × 45.5 = 0.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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115k dots 5.0 × 18.2 = 0.9 115k dots 5.0 × 18.2 = 0.9
Screen size
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2.5" 40.0 × 18.2 = 7.3 2.5" 40.0 × 18.2 = 7.3
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0
Movies
Movie format
Help
480p @ 20fps 5.0 × 27.3 = 1.4 480p @ 30fps 5.0 × 27.3 = 1.4
Advanced
Image stabilization
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  1. Lens
100.0 × 9.1 = 9.1 None 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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1.4 fps 5.0 × 4.5 = 0.2 1.5 fps 5.0 × 4.5 = 0.2
Total 78.6 Total 73.6
Best total 202.7 Best total 202.7
Canon PowerShot A590 IS Score 38 Canon PowerShot A640 Score 36