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Top specs and features

Canon IXUS 255 HS vs Sony Cyber-shot WX200: 50 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

33.52% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

4. weight

23g lighter.

5. 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.

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
230shots

7. video recording

20% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
36% have it

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
49% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

11. width

4mm narrower.
52.4mm

12. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
26% have it

13. height

4.9mm shorter.

14. volume

18.07% less body volume.

15. thickness

0.9mm thinner.

16. resolution

0.08% higher resolution.

17. 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.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
46% have it

18. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
22% have it

19. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
15% have it

20. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
72% have it

22. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
87% have it

23. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
65% have it

24. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
46% 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.
Canon IXUS 255 HS
Sony Cyber-shot WX200
19% have it

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