Updated (September, 2011): Compare the Casio Exilim EX-H30 vs Samsung WB750

Samsung WB700 vs Casio Exilim EX-H30

Winner
Samsung WB700

56

Casio Exilim EX-H30

45

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB700

Great zoom
Zoom
18x
 

Reasons to buy the Casio Exilim EX-H30

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look

differences

Advantages of the Casio EX-H30

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Supports 24p
Supports 24p
Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
Aperture
Wider aperture
f/3.0 vs f/3.2
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At its widest zoom, the EX-H30's lens captures marginally more light (0.2 f-stops)
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Advantages of the Samsung WB700

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Zoom
More zoom
18x vs 12.5x
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More than 2x more zoom
Size
Smaller
99x59x22 mm vs 104x58x27 mm
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More than 20% smaller
Image stabilization
Better image stabilization
Lens vs Sensor shift
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Less risk of blur
Macro focus
Better macro capability
3 cm vs 5 cm
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Focus on subjects 40% closer to the lens
Thickness
Thinner
0.9" vs 1.1"
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More than 20% thinner
Longest exposure
Longer exposures
16s vs 8s
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2x longer exposures
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recommendations

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

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Common Weaknesses
              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
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Movie format HD (720p) video Help
              EX-H30:720 x 1280 @ 24fps
              WB700:720p @ 30fps

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Common Weaknesses
              High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
              Not supported
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon IXUS 220 HS

              Canon IXUS 220 HS

              Compact

              $869

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Size Is slightly smaller
              Lowest price Is much more expensive
              Screen size Has a slightly smaller screen
              Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

              Travel zoom

              $279 - $383

              Zoom Has way more more zoom
              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
              Thickness Is thicker

              Casio Exilim EX-H30 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR100

              Casio Exilim ZR100

              Travel zoom

              $245

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Size Slightly larger
              Samsung ST550

              Samsung ST550

              Compact

              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Size Smaller
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS3

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS3

              Ultra compact

              $100

              Size Significantly smaller
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Zoom Less zoom
              Casio Exilim EX-H15

              Casio Exilim EX-H15

              Travel zoom

              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Nikon Coolpix S6300

              Nikon Coolpix S6300

              Travel zoom

              $220

              3D Takes 3D photos
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Macro focus Much worse macro capability

              Samsung WB700 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Travel zoom

              $125

              Weight Much lighter
              Macro focus Better macro capability
              Zoom Significantly less zoom
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Samsung WB150F

              Samsung WB150F

              Travel zoom

              $150

              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
              Size Larger
              Macro focus Worse macro capability
              Sony NEX C3

              Sony NEX C3

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $212 body only

              $571 with 18-55mm lens

              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Built-in flash No built-in flash
              Size Significantly larger
              Samsung WB750

              Samsung WB750

              Travel zoom

              $198

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Size Larger
              Macro focus Worse macro capability
              Canon IXUS 115 HS

              Canon IXUS 115 HS

              Compact

              $269

              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Zoom Significantly less zoom
              Wide angle Worse wide angle

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