Minox DCC 14.0 vs Olympus VR-340

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Minox DCC 14.0
Olympus VR-340

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
4 Reasons For
2MP higher megapixel count Edit
The Olympus VR-340 has a megapixel count of 16MP, whereas the Minox DCC 14.0 is only a 14MP digital camera (2MP lower). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

A lot larger screen size Edit
The Olympus VR-340 is a 3" screen digital camera, whereas the Minox DCC 14.0 is only a 2" screen digital camera (1" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

£69 cheaper
The Olympus VR-340 costs £69 less than the Minox DCC 14.0.
User reviews are vastly better
Based on 1 review, the Olympus VR-340 has an average user review score of 100%, however the Minox DCC 14.0 has an average rating of 60% (based on 1 review).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
2MP lower megapixel count Edit
The Minox DCC 14.0 has a megapixel count of 14MP, whereas the Olympus VR-340 is a 16MP digital camera (2MP higher). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

A lot smaller screen size Edit
The Minox DCC 14.0 is a 2" screen digital camera, whereas the Olympus VR-340 is a 3" screen digital camera (1" larger). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

£69 more expensive
The Minox DCC 14.0 is more expensive than the Olympus VR-340 by £69.
Vastly Lower user review Score
The Minox DCC 14.0's average user rating is only 60%, however the Olympus VR-340's is 100% (based on 1 review).
2 Reasons Against
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Olympus VR-340, whereas 2 retailers sell the Minox DCC 14.0. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this digital camera and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Nine months older
The Olympus VR-340 is older than the Minox DCC 14.0 by nine months.

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
Megapixel Count
14MP 16MP
BEST
Image Stabiliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Image stabiliser
Sensor Type
 CCD
 CCD
BEST
Still Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 3264 x 2448
 2560 x 1920
 2048 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 1600 x 1200
 1280 x 960
 640 x 480
 4608 x 3456
 3264 x 2448
 2560 x 1920
 2048 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 1600 x 1200
 1280 x 960
 640 x 480
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
BEST
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Total Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.5MP
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
BEST
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1
BEST

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Body Material
 Metal
 Metal

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 10x
Digital Zoom
4x 4x
Maximum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.7
Minimum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 240mm
Minimum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 24mm
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.2 - 42
Lens Structure
5/1 9/8
Combined Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 40x

Focusing

Auto Focus
 spot
 tracking
 Spot Auto Focus
 Face tracking
 Face detection
 spot
 tracking
 Spot Auto Focus
 Face tracking
 Face detection
BEST
Normal Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.6 - ∞
Macro Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2 - ∞
Super Macro Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01
Focus
 Auto
 Auto
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.9 - ∞
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 Auto
 Auto
ISO Speed
 80
 100
 160
 200
 400
 800
 1600
 80
 100
 160
 200
 400
 800
 1600
BEST
Maximum ISO Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,600
Minimum ISO Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 100
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
BEST

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 4s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
Tele Flash Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.9 - 2.4
Flash Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2 - 4.7

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 720
BEST
JPEG Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 30fps
Video Format
 AVI
 AVI
Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
BEST
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording

Memory

Memory Card
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
BEST
Internal Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 34.9MB
Maximum Memory Card Size
32GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Display

Screen Size
2" 3"
BEST
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Vari-angle LCD display
Display Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 460,000 pixels

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PictBridge
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI port
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
BEST

Camera

3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,12
Image Editing Mode
 Trimming
 Resizing
 Trimming
 Resizing
Playback Mode
 Single image
 Slide show
 Single image
 Slide show
Scene Mode
 Beach
 Snow
 Children
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Self-portrait
 Sunset
 Beach
 Snow
 Children
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Self-portrait
 Sunset

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
113.5g Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
49mm 60.2mm
Depth
74mm 28.3mm
Width
47mm 104.3mm
Weight Including Battery
Unknown - Click to provide data 170g

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Battery Size
Unknown - Click to provide data LI-50B

Operational Conditions

Storage Temperature Range
4352 x 3264 Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

Mac Operating System
 Mac operating system
Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Included Cable
 USB
 USB
BEST
Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connectivity
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Other Features

Video Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video recording
Built-In Flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in flash
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB 2.0 port
Date Imprinting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Date imprinting
Camera Shutter Speed Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/2 - 1/2000
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