Sony Cybershot WX7

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7

68

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Sony Cybershot DSC-WX10

63

Sony Cybershot WX10

Runner-up
     
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot WX7

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot WX10

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.4
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Longest exposure
Long exposures
30 seconds
 
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differences

Advantages of the Sony WX10

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HDR Has in-camera HDR Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Aperture Wider aperture f/2.4 vs f/2.6
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At its widest zoom, the WX10's lens captures marginally more light (0.2 f-stops)
Wide angle Slightly better wide angle 24 mm vs 25 mm
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Almost the same
Zoom Slightly more zoom 7.6x vs 5.6x
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More than 80% more zoom
Longest exposure Significantly longer exposures 30s vs 2s
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15x longer exposures
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Advantages of the Sony WX7

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Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 921k dots vs 460k dots
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More than 2x higher resolution screen
Size Slightly smaller 94x56x19 mm vs 95x53x23 mm
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More than 10% smaller
Thickness Thinner 0.8" vs 0.9"
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Around 20% thinner
Weight Lighter 139 g vs 161 g
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More than 10% lighter
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recommendations

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

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similarities

Compared to recent compacts

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Aperture Wide aperture Help
WX10:f/2.4
WX7:f/2.6
3D Both can take 3D photos, many cameras like these don't Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Size Fairly small Help
WX10:95x53x23 mm
WX7:94x56x19 mm
Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
Lens
Sensor type Better sensor types Help
Better in low light
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Thickness Thin Help
WX10:0.9"
WX7:0.8"
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Travel zoom

$148

Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Has a slightly lower resolution screen
Aperture Has a significantly narrower aperture
Sony Cybershot DSC-WX9

Sony Cybershot WX9

Compact

Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50

Sony Cyber-shot WX50

Ultra compact

$199

Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

Ultra compact

3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Screen resolution Has a slightly lower resolution screen
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300

Travel zoom

$223 - $328

Zoom Has much more zoom
Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Thickness Is thicker
Weight Is slightly heavier
Canon ELPH 300 HS

Canon ELPH 300 HS

Compact

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports 24p Records movies in 24p
Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Fujifilm XF1

Fujifilm XF1

Pro digicam

$209 - $219

Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Thickness Is thicker
Weight Is much heavier

Sony Cybershot DSC-WX10 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Travel zoom

$288

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Sony DSC WX100

Sony DSC WX100

Travel zoom

$220

Zoom Slightly more zoom
Size Slightly smaller
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Screen size Smaller screen
Sony Cybershot DSC-WX30

Sony Cybershot DSC-WX30

Ultra compact

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Wide angle Slightly worse wide angle

Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5

Compact

$138

Aperture Wider aperture
Wide angle Slightly better wide angle
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Travel zoom

$490 - $515

Zoom Much more zoom
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Size Much larger
Aperture Narrower aperture

appearance

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Sony Cybershot DSC-WX10 Sony Cybershot DSC-WX7

discussion

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Cybershot WX10
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