Updated (July 2010): Compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5

Winner
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5

63

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5

46

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.4
Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Really small
Size
Super compact (92×52×22 mm)
Thin
Thickness
0.9"
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5

GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Longest exposure
Long exposures
30 seconds
Size
Really small
Compact (102×58×29 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5.
Explore our gallery of 1 sample photo taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5.

competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX5 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX300

Travel zoom

$331

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9

Compact

Screen size Much larger screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Samsung WB800F

Samsung WB800F

Travel zoom

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Size Larger

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9

Compact

Screen size Much larger screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

Travel zoom

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
Size Larger
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55

Travel zoom

True resolution Slightly higher true resolution
Movie format Lower resolution movies

discussion

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