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Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Zoom
Great zoom
50x
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
0 ms shutter lag
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung Galaxy NX

Screen size
Large screen
4.8"
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,440k dots
Size
Really small
Mid size 136x101x25 mm
True resolution
High true resolution
20 MP
 
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differences

Advantages of the Samsung NX

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Screen size Much larger screen 4.8" vs 3.0"
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60% larger screen
Size Much smaller 136x101x25 mm vs 130x93x103 mm
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3.5x smaller
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 1,440k dots vs 921k dots
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Around 60% higher resolution screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 25,600 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The NX's maximum light sensitivity is 3 f-stops better
Touch screen Has a touch screen Yes vs No
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Fewer buttons to worry about and direct interaction with camera menus
Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
True resolution Much higher true resolution 20 MP vs 9.9 MP
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Capture more than 2x more detail in your photos
Sensor size Significantly larger sensor APS-C 23.5x15.7mm vs 1/2.3" 6.3x4.6mm
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Around 13x larger sensor
GPS Has a GPS Yes vs No
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Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
Thickness Much thinner 1" vs 4.1"
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4x thinner
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses Yes vs No
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Can take advantage of a variety of lenses
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Yes vs No
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Digitally develop your own photos with precise image control
External flash Supports an external flash Yes vs No
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An external flash often produces better looking flash images
Weight Lighter 495 g vs 650 g
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More than 20% lighter
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Advantages of the Sony DSC-HX300

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Lowest price Cheaper $398.00 vs $1,079.00
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The best price we've seen is $681 cheaper (2.7x less)
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster 10 fps vs 8.6 fps
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Around 20% faster continuous shooting
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similarities

Compared to recent digital cameras

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Screen resolution High resolution screens Help
NX:1,440k dots
DSC-HX300:921k dots
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
Viewfinder Both have digital viewfinders Help
Digital
Sensor type Better sensor types Help
Better in low light
Weight Heavy Help
NX:495 g
DSC-HX300:650 g
External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$399 - $400

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
Thickness Is thicker
Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$497 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Startup delay Has much less startup delay
Thickness Is thicker
HDR Lacks a built in HDR feature
Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i

Entry-level DSLR

$499 - $749 body only

$550 - $600 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Has slightly less startup delay
Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
Thickness Is thicker
HDR Lacks a built in HDR feature
Nikon D5100

Nikon D5100

Entry-level DSLR

$437 - $520 body only

$528 - $696 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Has significantly less startup delay
Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
Thickness Is thicker
Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas

Samsung Galaxy NX Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Samsung NX300

Samsung NX300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$500 body only

$614 - $690 with 18-55mm lens

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen size Much smaller screen
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Samsung NX30

Samsung NX30

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$998 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
GPS No built-in GPS
External flash No external flash support
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$1,147 body only

$1,447 with 18-140mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Weather sealed Weather sealed
Screen size Much smaller screen
Size Significantly larger
Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200

Entry-level DSLR

$647 body only

$650 - $747 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen size Much smaller screen
Lens focus motor Doesn't have a built-in focus motor
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$648 body only

$798 with 16-50mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
True resolution Higher true resolution
Screen size Much smaller screen
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Super zoom

$468

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
GPS Has a GPS
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Nikon Coolpix P520

Nikon Coolpix P520

Super zoom

$321 - $376

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
GPS Has a GPS
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Zoom Less zoom
Nikon Coolpix P600

Nikon Coolpix P600

Super zoom

$447

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Panasonic Lumix FZ70

Panasonic Lumix FZ70

Super zoom

$398

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Wide angle Better wide angle
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Size Larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Super zoom

$405 - $598

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Zoom Much less zoom
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

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