Updated (January, 2012): Compare the Samsung WB750 vs Samsung WB850F

Samsung WB750 vs Samsung WB700

Winner
Samsung WB750

59

Samsung WB700

56

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB750

High speed movies
High-speed framerate
440 fps
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB700

Size
Really small
Compact 99x59x22 mm
Thickness
Thin
0.9"
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens

differences

Advantages of the Samsung WB700

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Size
Smaller
99x59x22 mm vs 105x59x24 mm
Help
Around 20% smaller
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"
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More than 10% thinner
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Advantages of the Samsung WB750

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High-speed framerate
Records high-speed movies
440 fps vs None
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Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Movie format
Higher resolution movies
1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
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Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video
Sensor type
Has a CMOS-family sensor
CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
HDR
Has in-camera HDR
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Panorama
Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
460k dots vs 213k dots
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More than 2x higher resolution screen
Weight
Lighter
193 g vs 245 g
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More than 20% lighter
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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
              Zoom Great zoom Help
              18x
              Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths
              Size Fairly small Help
              WB700:99x59x22 mm
              WB750:105x59x24 mm
              Thickness Thin Help
              WB700:0.9"
              WB750:1"
              Common Weaknesses
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB150F

              Samsung WB150F

              Travel zoom

              $150

              Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
              Samsung WB350F

              Samsung WB350F

              Travel zoom

              $130 - $200

              Zoom Has slightly more zoom
              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Size Is slightly larger
              Samsung WB800F

              Samsung WB800F

              Travel zoom

              $230

              Zoom Has slightly more zoom
              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Size Is slightly larger
              Nikon Coolpix S9100

              Nikon Coolpix S9100

              Travel zoom

              $259

              Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
              Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Thickness Is thicker
              Samsung WB250F

              Samsung WB250F

              Travel zoom

              $165

              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing

              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
              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
              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
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ20

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ20

              Travel zoom

              $215

              GPS Has a GPS
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Size Significantly larger
              Zoom Less zoom
              Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

              Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

              Compact

              $140

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Weight Significantly lighter
              Zoom Significantly less zoom
              Wide angle Worse wide angle

              Samsung WB750 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB850F

              Samsung WB850F

              Travel zoom

              $240

              GPS Has a GPS
              Screen type Has an OLED screen
              Battery life Shorter battery life
              Size Slightly larger
              Placeholder

              Sanyo DSC-AZ1

              Digicam

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Screen size Much smaller screen
              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Super zoom

              $185 - $237

              Zoom Much more zoom
              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              Size Much larger
              Thickness Much thicker
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Travel zoom

              $108 - $119

              Size Smaller
              Weight Significantly lighter
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Zoom Significantly less zoom
              Canon IXUS 265 HS

              Canon IXUS 265 HS

              Travel zoom

              $419

              Macro focus Significantly better macro capability
              Size Smaller
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              High-speed framerate Lower speed movies

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