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Advantages of the Nikon S3300

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Nikon Coolpix S3300 Learn more about
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Advantages of the Sony WX50

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Sensor type
Has a CMOS-family sensor
CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Aperture
Wider aperture
f/2.6 vs f/3.5
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At its widest zoom, the WX50's lens captures slightly more light (0.9 f-stops)
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The WX50's maximum light sensitivity is 4 f-stops better
Battery life
Significantly longer battery life
240 shots vs 180 shots
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More than 30% more shots per battery charge
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
460k dots vs 230k dots
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2x higher resolution screen
Wide angle
Better wide angle
25 mm vs 26 mm
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Almost the same
Size
Slightly smaller
92×52×19 mm vs 95×58×19 mm
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More than 10% smaller
Weight
Slightly lighter
117 g vs 128 g
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Around 10% lighter
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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Size Very small Help
              S330095×58×19 mm
              WX5092×52×19 mm
              Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
              Usually standard
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Thickness Very thin Help
              0.7"
              Weight Very light Help
              S3300128 g
              WX50117 g
              Common Weaknesses
              Viewfinder No viewfinders Help
              Can only preview photos on the screen
              Battery life Few shots per battery charge Help
              S3300180 shots
              WX50240 shots
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              S3300230k dots
              WX50460k dots
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              S33006x
              WX505x

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              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50 Nikon Coolpix S3300
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50 Nikon Coolpix S3300

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              Nikon Coolpix S3300
              Coolpix S3300
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