Updated (January, 2012): Compare the Sony Cybershot DSC-W610 vs Sony Cybershot W530

vs

Sony Cybershot DSC-W510

57

Sony Cybershot W510

Runner-up
     
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330

Screen size
Large screen
3.0"
Thickness
Thin
0.7"
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot W510

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens, Digital
 
Differences | Recommendations | Cast your vote | Similarities | Competitors | Appearance | Discussion

differences

Advantages of the Sony W510

Report a correction
Image stabilization Image stabilization Lens, Digital vs None
Help
Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Weight Slightly lighter 119 g vs 128 g
Help
Around 10% lighter
Sony Cybershot DSC-W510 Learn more about
the Sony W510

Advantages of the Sony DSC-W330

Report a correction
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.7"
Help
More than 10% larger screen
Size Slightly smaller 96x57x17 mm vs 96x54x19 mm
Help
Around 10% smaller
Thickness Thinner 0.7" vs 0.8"
Help
More than 10% thinner
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330 Learn more about
the Sony DSC-W330
vs

recommendations

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

Snapsort Recommends
Sony Cybershot DSC-W510 Sony Cybershot W510 57

vs

60 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330

similarities

Compared to recent compacts

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Size Fairly small Help
W510:96x54x19 mm
DSC-W330:96x57x17 mm
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2.7
Thickness Thin Help
W510:0.8"
DSC-W330:0.7"
Weight Light weight Help
W510:119 g
DSC-W330:128 g
Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
2 seconds
Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
CCD
Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
W510:1.2 fps
DSC-W330:1.8 fps
HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Movie format Standard resolution video Help
W510:480p @ 30fps
DSC-W330:480p
Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
230k dots
Zoom Poor zoom Help
W510:4.4x
DSC-W330:4x

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cybershot W530

Sony Cybershot DSC-W530

Ultra compact

Panorama Creates panoramas in-camera
Shutter lag Has significantly less shutter lag
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Travel zoom

$148

Movie format Records higher quality movies
Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
Thickness Is thicker
Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
Sony Cybershot DSC-W620

Sony Cybershot DSC-W620

Compact

Movie format Records lower quality movies
Wide angle Has a slightly narrower wide angle lens
Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

Sony Cybershot DSC-W510 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Ultra compact

$78

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Size Smaller
Aperture Narrower aperture
Thickness Much thicker
Samsung TL350

Samsung TL350

Compact

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Larger
Weight Significantly heavier
Pentax Optio LS465

Pentax Optio LS465

Compact

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Longest exposure Slightly longer exposures
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

Compact

$144 - $161

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
3D Takes 3D photos
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Size Slightly larger
Canon PowerShot SX270 HS

Canon PowerShot SX270 HS

Travel zoom

$213

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Size Much larger
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W320

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W320

Ultra compact

Size Slightly smaller
Weight Slightly lighter
Screen size Smaller screen
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
Canon PowerShot A3000 IS

Canon PowerShot A3000 IS

Compact

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Macro focus Slightly better macro capability
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Size Significantly larger
Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Compact

$225

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Size Slightly larger
Thickness Thicker
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350

Ultra compact

$255

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Screen size Smaller screen
Sony DSC WX100

Sony DSC WX100

Travel zoom

$220

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Aperture Narrower aperture
Screen size Smaller screen

appearance

Sony Cybershot DSC-W510 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330
Sony Cybershot DSC-W510 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330
Sony Cybershot DSC-W510 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330

discussion

Sony Cybershot DSC-W510
Cybershot W510
Sony

Report a correction
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330
Cyber-shot DSC-W330
Sony

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments