Sony Cybershot WX7

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7

68

vs

Sony Cybershot DSC-W570

61

Sony Cybershot W570

Runner-up
     
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot WX7

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 60fps
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
10 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot W570

Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
250 ms shutter lag
 
Differences | Recommendations | Cast your vote | Similarities | Competitors | Appearance | Discussion

differences

Advantages of the Sony W570

Report a correction
Size Slightly smaller 91x51x19 mm vs 94x56x19 mm
Help
More than 10% smaller
Weight Lighter 116 g vs 139 g
Help
Around 20% lighter
Sony Cybershot DSC-W570 Learn more about
the Sony W570

Advantages of the Sony WX7

Report a correction
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 921k dots vs 230k dots
Help
More than 4x higher resolution screen
3D Takes 3D photos Yes vs No
Help
Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 60fps vs 720p @ 30fps
Help
Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video at a higher frame rate
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
Help
CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Wide angle Better wide angle 25 mm vs 28 mm
Help
More than 10% better wide angle
Continuous shooting Shoots significantly faster 10 fps vs 1 fps
Help
10x faster continuous shooting
Screen size Larger screen 2.8" vs 2.7"
Help
Almost the same
Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7 Learn more about
the Sony WX7
vs

recommendations

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

Snapsort Recommends
Sony Cybershot DSC-W570 Sony Cybershot W570 61
Retailer
    Style
      Color
        You save

        vs

        68 Sony Cybershot WX7 Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7
        Retailer
          Style
            Color
              You save

              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Aperture Wide aperture Help
              f/2.6
              Size Fairly small Help
              W570:91x51x19 mm
              WX7:94x56x19 mm
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              Lens
              Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
              Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
              Thickness Thin Help
              0.8"
              Weight Light weight Help
              W570:116 g
              WX7:139 g
              Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
              2 seconds
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              W570:5x
              WX7:5.6x

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Travel zoom

              $138

              Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

              Travel zoom

              $148

              Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50

              Sony Cyber-shot WX50

              Ultra compact

              $199

              Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Travel zoom

              $98 - $129

              Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

              Sony Cybershot DSC-W570 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon ELPH 100 HS

              Canon ELPH 100 HS

              Compact

              $180

              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Sony Cybershot DSC-W580

              Sony Cybershot W580

              Compact

              $108

              Screen size Larger screen
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Size Slightly larger
              Nikon Coolpix S3100

              Nikon Coolpix S3100

              Ultra compact

              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Thickness Slightly thinner
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
              Sony Cybershot DSC-W650

              Sony Cybershot DSC-W650

              Compact

              $270

              Screen size Larger screen
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Size Slightly larger
              Lowest price More expensive

              Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

              Ultra compact

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Wide angle Slightly better wide angle
              Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Sony Cybershot DSC-WX9

              Sony Cybershot WX9

              Compact

              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Screen size Larger screen
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5

              Compact

              $432

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Wide angle Slightly better wide angle
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
              Sony Cybershot DSC-WX200

              Sony Cybershot DSC-WX200

              Travel zoom

              $338

              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Zoom More zoom
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300

              Travel zoom

              $223 - $328

              Zoom Significantly more zoom
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

              appearance

              Sony Cybershot DSC-W570 Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7
              Sony Cybershot DSC-W570 Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7
              Sony Cybershot DSC-W570 Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7

              discussion

              Sony Cybershot DSC-W570
              Cybershot W570
              Sony

              Report a correction
              Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7
              Cybershot WX7
              Sony

              Report a correction

              Showing 0 comments