The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.16 x 4.62mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
3. continuous shooting at high resolution
Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
4. maximum light sensitivity
With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
HTC Re: 65.5g
6. video recording
720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
7. pixel density
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi
DxO One: 26.2mm
480 x 360px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
13. has built-in optical image stabilization
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
46% have it
14. Can create panoramas in-camera
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
16. supports AVCHD format
AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
25% have it
17. has manual shutter speed
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
46% have it
18. has a flash
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
86% have it
19. has a serial shot mode
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
88% have it
20. number of microphones
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
Fujifilm X-H1: 2
21. optical zoom
The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
22. widest aperture
With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
Ricoh GR II: f/1
23. Has a hot shoe
A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
53% have it
A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
Nikon D5: 400
25. maximum focal length
A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2m
Top 10 cameras
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
Sony Alpha a6500
Sony Alpha 7R III
Canon EOS 77D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Sony SLT-A55 + Sony DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Canon EOS 77D + Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM