Samsung TL500 vs Olympus XZ-1

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Samsung TL500

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Reasons to buy the Samsung TL500

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
OLED Screen
Screen type
Bright and vivid
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus XZ-1

Longest exposure
Long exposures
60 seconds
Screen type
OLED Screen
Bright and vivid
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Olympus XZ-1.

competitors

Samsung TL500 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

Super zoom

$820

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$679

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Samsung WB35F

Samsung WB35F

Travel zoom

$298

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Weight Lighter
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

Olympus XZ-1 Competitors

Olympus XZ-2 iHS

Olympus XZ-2 iHS

Pro digicam

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Pro digicam

$309

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$397 - $448

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen

discussion

Samsung TL500
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Olympus XZ-1
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Windman_ (2:36 PM, October 13, 2011)
TL500/EX1 is great at daylight. images are crisp colors are very well maintained but when it is dark, it pushes iso level harsly. it has screen that is very good quality-when ambient light is low ,but under bright sun light it is hard to see images. video quality is good, but resolution is low. for this price it is a good investment which can accompany to DSLR during trips. I strongly sugget using a polarizer filter with an adaptor tube all times.