Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150Canon IXUS 255 HS
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Top 55%
Top 52%1,258 points
Top 52%
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
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Top specs and features

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150 vs Canon IXUS 255 HS: 49 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.5x more megapixels.
18.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.1MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
6.17 x 4.55mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693
9

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
2.4fps

5. weight

27g lighter.
117g
HTC Re: 65.5g
144g

6. 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.
12800ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
6400ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
240shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
300shots

8. video recording

2.5x better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 24fps

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
36% have it

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
49% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.000625s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
0.0005s

12. width

0.4mm narrower.
56mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
56.4mm

13. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
327ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
327ppi

14. height

2.2mm shorter.
95mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
97.2mm

15. volume

5.12% less body volume.
117.04cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³
123.35cm³

16. thickness

0.5mm thinner.
22mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
22.5mm

17. resolution

0% higher resolution.
784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px
784 x 588px

18. 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.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
46% have it

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
3"

20. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
15% have it

21. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
72% have it

22. 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.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
25% have it

23. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
87% have it

24. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
65% have it

25. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX150
Canon IXUS 255 HS
19% have it

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