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Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-W530

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 
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differences

Advantages of the Sony DSC-W530

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Image stabilization Image stabilization Lens vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Aperture Slightly wider aperture f/2.7 vs f/2.8
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At its widest zoom, the DSC-W530's lens captures marginally more light (0.1 f-stops)
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Advantages of the Sony DSC-W610

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

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Size Fairly small Help
              DSC-W530:92x52x19 mm
              DSC-W610:93x52x19 mm
              Aperture Wide aperture Help
              DSC-W530:f/2.7
              DSC-W610:f/2.8
              Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
              Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
              Weight Light weight Help
              113 g
              Thickness Thin Help
              DSC-W530:0.8"
              DSC-W610:0.7"
              Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
              DSC-W530:2s
              DSC-W610:1s
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Shutter lag Significant shutter lag Help
              DSC-W530:570 ms
              DSC-W610:480 ms
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              1 fps
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Movie format Movie support Help
              480p @ 30fps
              3D Neither camera can take 3D photos Help
              No 3d support
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              230k dots
              Screen size Very small screens Help
              2.7"
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              4x

              Compared to recent ultra compacts

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
              Usually standard
              Macro focus Excellent macro capabilities Help
              4 cm
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              26 mm

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350

              Ultra compact

              $255

              Movie format Records lower quality movies
              Shutter lag Has significantly less shutter lag
              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W710

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W710

              Compact

              $94

              Movie format Records lower quality movies
              Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
              Wide angle Has a slightly narrower wide angle lens
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Travel zoom

              $99

              Movie format Records lower quality movies
              Thickness Is thicker
              Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T77

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T77

              Ultra compact

              Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Travel zoom

              $118 - $129

              Movie format Records lower quality movies
              Thickness Is thicker
              Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

              Sony Cybershot W530 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony Cybershot DSC-W570

              Sony Cybershot W570

              Ultra compact

              $160

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Aperture Slightly wider aperture
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Battery life Shorter battery life
              Sony Cybershot DSC-W560

              Sony Cybershot W560

              Compact

              Screen size Significantly larger screen
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Size Slightly larger
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W330

              Ultra compact

              Screen size Significantly larger screen
              Thickness Thinner
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Fujifilm FinePix JX370

              Fujifilm FinePix JX370

              Compact

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Screen resolution Slightly higher resolution screen
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

              Sony Cybershot DSC-W610 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony DSC-S5000

              Sony DSC-S5000

              Compact

              $127 - $133

              Lowest price Cheaper
              Built-in flash No built-in flash
              Size Significantly larger
              Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

              Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

              Compact

              $73

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Macro focus Better macro capability
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W320

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W320

              Ultra compact

              Aperture Slightly wider aperture
              Size Slightly smaller
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Samsung ES30

              Samsung ES30

              Compact

              $175

              Image stabilization Image stabilization
              Screen size Significantly larger screen
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

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