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Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot H70

Size
Really small
Compact 101x57x28 mm
Thickness
Thin
1.1"
Weight
Light-weight
194 g
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55

Size
Really small
Compact 103x58x29 mm
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
280 ms shutter lag
Thickness
Thin
1.1"
 
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differences

Advantages of the Sony H70

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Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Size Slightly smaller 101x57x28 mm vs 103x58x29 mm
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Almost the same
Weight Slightly lighter 194 g vs 200 g
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Almost the same
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Advantages of the Sony DSC-H55

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Shutter lag Significantly less shutter lag 280 ms vs 510 ms
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Around 50% less delay when taking photos
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster 1.8 fps vs 1 fps
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More than 80% faster continuous shooting
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recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent travel zooms, and ignoring price

Sony Cybershot DSC-H70 Sony Cybershot H70 52

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51 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55

similarities

Compared to recent compacts

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
Lens
Longest exposure Long exposures Help
30 seconds
Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
CCD
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
H70:1 fps
DSC-H55:1.8 fps
HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
230k dots
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Aperture Very narrow widest aperture size Help
f/3.5

Compared to recent travel zooms

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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

Macro focus Poor macro capabilities Help
5 cm
High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
Not supported
Zoom Poor zoom Help
H70:10.8x
DSC-H55:10x
GPS No built-in GPS Help
Missing geo-tagging

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Samsung WB350F

Samsung WB350F

Travel zoom

$163 - $198

Zoom Has significantly more zoom
Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90

Travel zoom

$180

Zoom Has slightly more zoom
Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
Thickness Is thicker
Weight Is slightly heavier
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5v

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5v

Travel zoom

GPS Has a built-in GPS
Movie format Records higher quality movies
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Travel zoom

$148

Movie format Records higher quality movies
Size Is slightly smaller
Longest exposure Significantly shorter exposures
Screen size Has a slightly smaller screen
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

Travel zoom

$365

Zoom Has significantly more zoom
GPS Has a built-in GPS
Thickness Is thicker
Weight Is slightly heavier
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$498 - $548

Aperture Has a much wider aperture
Movie format Records higher quality movies
Thickness Is thicker
Size Is slightly larger
Samsung HZ30W

Samsung HZ30W

Travel zoom

Zoom Has slightly more zoom
Macro focus Slightly closer macro focusing
Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
Weight Is slightly heavier

Sony Cybershot DSC-H70 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX7V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX7v

Travel zoom

$330

GPS Has a GPS
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Weight Slightly heavier
Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830

Super zoom

$227 - $255

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Much larger
Thickness Much thicker
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

Travel zoom

$177

Size Smaller
Aperture Wider aperture
Samsung TL350

Samsung TL350

Compact

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
Zoom Less zoom

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Coolpix S5200

Nikon Coolpix S5200

Digicam

$104 - $229

3D Takes 3D photos
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Size Much larger
Thickness Much thicker
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX7

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX7

Compact

$626

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Zoom Less zoom
True resolution Lower true resolution
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W710

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W710

Compact

$85 - $98

Size Significantly smaller
Aperture Wider aperture
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Screen size Smaller screen

appearance

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discussion

Sony Cybershot DSC-H70
Cybershot H70
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Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (1:18 PM, March 31, 2011)
What do you mean?
 
Thermadhom (1:15 PM, March 31, 2011)
this is your marketing technic h55 and h70