Compared to The best recent compacts

Rank Out of Score
Canon PowerShot SD600 #3 9 54
Canon PowerShot SD980 IS #8 9 64
Canon PowerShot SD600 Canon PowerShot SD980 IS
Score Score
Sensor
Sensor size 10.0 15.0
Light sensitivity 1.5 3.0
Form factor
Size 70.0 60.0
Lens
Wide angle 12.5 25.0
Aperture 19.5 19.5
Telephoto lenses 1.5 2.0
Misc
Popularity 2.8 2.8
Screen
Screen resolution 2.0 3.0
Screen size 8.0 11.0
Touch screen 0.0 5.0
Movies
Movie format 2.0 6.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Continuous shooting 0.5 0.3
Total 130.2 152.5
Best total 237.7 237.7
Score 54 64
Canon PowerShot SD600 Canon PowerShot SD980 IS
Score Weight Score Weight
Sensor
Sensor size
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1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm 10.0 × 100.0 = 10.0 1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm 15.0 × 100.0 = 15.0
Light sensitivity
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800 ISO 5.0 × 30.0 = 1.5 1,600 ISO 10.0 × 30.0 = 3.0
Form factor
Size
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86×54×22 mm 70.0 × 100.0 = 70.0 100×53×23 mm 60.0 × 100.0 = 60.0
Lens
Wide angle
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35 mm 25.0 × 50.0 = 12.5 24 mm 50.0 × 50.0 = 25.0
Aperture
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f/2.8 65.0 × 30.0 = 19.5 f/2.8 65.0 × 30.0 = 19.5
Telephoto lenses
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105 mm 15.0 × 10.0 = 1.5 120 mm 20.0 × 10.0 = 2.0
Misc
Popularity
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0 5.0 × 55.0 = 2.8 1 5.0 × 55.0 = 2.8
Screen
Screen resolution
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173k dots 10.0 × 20.0 = 2.0 230k dots 15.0 × 20.0 = 3.0
Screen size
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2.5" 40.0 × 20.0 = 8.0 3" 55.0 × 20.0 = 11.0
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 5.0 = 0.0 Yes 100.0 × 5.0 = 5.0
Movies
Movie format
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480p @ 30fps 5.0 × 40.0 = 2.0 720p @ 30fps 15.0 × 40.0 = 6.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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Unknown 0.0 × 30.0 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 × 30.0 = 0.0
Advanced
Continuous shooting
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2.1 fps 10.0 × 5.0 = 0.5 0.8 fps 5.0 × 5.0 = 0.3
Total 130.2 Total 152.5
Best total 237.7 Best total 237.7
Canon PowerShot SD600 Score 54 Canon PowerShot SD980 IS Score 64