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

Samsung WB700 vs Casio Exilim EX-H30

Winner
Samsung WB700

54

Casio Exilim EX-H30

43

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB700

Really small
Size
Compact 99x59x22 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
Great macro
Macro focus
3 cm
Thin
Thickness
0.9"
 

Reasons to buy the Casio Exilim EX-H30

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Size
Really small
Compact 104x58x27 mm
Thickness
Thin
1.1"

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
              Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
              You could stitch photos in post
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Movie format HD (720p) video Help
              EX-H30720 x 1280 @ 24fps
              WB700720p @ 30fps

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths

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

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

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB150F

              Samsung WB150F

              Travel zoom

              $150

              Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
              Panorama Creates panoramas in-camera
              Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
              Canon IXUS 220 HS

              Canon IXUS 220 HS

              Compact

              $839

              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Lowest price Is much more expensive
              Screen size Has a slightly smaller screen

              Casio Exilim EX-H30 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix SL240

              Fujifilm FinePix SL240

              Super zoom

              $296

              Zoom Significantly more zoom
              External flash Supports an external flash
              Size Much larger
              Thickness Much thicker
              Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR

              Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR

              Travel zoom

              $165

              GPS Has a GPS
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Samsung WB650

              Samsung WB650

              Travel zoom

              GPS Has a GPS
              Screen type Has an OLED screen
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Casio Exilim EX-H15

              Casio Exilim EX-H15

              Travel zoom

              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Nikon Coolpix S5100

              Nikon Coolpix S5100

              Compact

              $95

              Size Smaller
              Aperture Wider aperture
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Wide angle Worse wide angle

              Samsung WB700 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB750

              Samsung WB750

              Travel zoom

              $100

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Size Larger
              Macro focus Worse macro capability
              Samsung WB500

              Samsung WB500

              Travel zoom

              $226

              Light sensitivity (boost) Has boost ISO
              Size Much larger
              Zoom Less zoom
              Samsung DV150F

              Samsung DV150F

              Ultra compact

              $120

              Aperture Significantly wider aperture
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Zoom Significantly less zoom
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
              Samsung WB250F

              Samsung WB250F

              Travel zoom

              $165

              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Macro focus Worse macro capability
              Size Larger
              Sony NEX-5N

              Sony NEX-5N

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $449 body only

              $803 with 16-50mm lens

              Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Built-in flash No built-in flash
              Image stabilization No image stabilization

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