Canon EOS M10 vs Samsung NX1

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Canon EOS M10
Samsung NX1

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
86% smaller maximum aperture number Edit
The Canon EOS M10 has a maximum aperture number of 40. That's 34.4 smaller than the Samsung NX1 (5.6).
1% higher display resolution (numeric) Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is a 1,040,000 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 4,000 pixels higher than the Samsung NX1 (1,036,000 pixels).
Lighter Edit
The Canon EOS M10 has a weight of 265g, whereas the Samsung NX1 is a 550g digital camera (285g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

Cheaper by £716
The Canon EOS M10 costs £174.49, whereas the Samsung NX1 is £890.00.
24 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
7 Reasons For
A lot higher megapixel Edit
The Samsung NX1 has a megapixel of 28.2MP, but the Canon EOS M10 is only an 18MP digital camera (10.2MP 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 more total megapixels Edit
The Samsung NX1 has a total megapixels of 30.7MP, however the Canon EOS M10 is only an 18.5MP digital camera (12.2MP less).
One hundred and fifty-six more auto Focus (AF) pointss Edit
The number of auto Focus (AF) pointss on the Samsung NX1 is 205.00, but the Canon EOS M10 only has 49.00 auto Focus (AF) pointss.
11.00 flash guide numbers Edit
The Samsung NX1 has 11.00 flash guide numbers, however the Canon EOS M10 only has five flash guide numbers.
Two hundred and fourty-five more battery life (CIPA standard)s Edit
The Samsung NX1 takes 500.00 battery life (CIPA standard)s, however the Canon EOS M10 only takes 255.00 battery life (CIPA standard)s. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Sixteen more awards
The Samsung NX1 has 18 awards, but the Canon EOS M10 has 2 awards.
Expert reviews are a lot better
The Samsung NX1 has an average expert review score of 89% based on 90 reviews, whereas the Canon EOS M10 has an average rating of 76% (based on 26 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
57% lower megapixel Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is an 18MP digital camera. That's 10.2MP lower than the Samsung NX1 (28.2MP). 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.

66% less total megapixels Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is an 18.5MP digital camera. That's 12.2MP less than the Samsung NX1 (30.7MP).
Only 49.00 auto Focus (AF) pointss Edit
The Canon EOS M10 has 49.00 auto Focus (AF) pointss, however the Samsung NX1 only has 205.00 auto Focus (AF) pointss.
Six less flash guide numbers Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is a five flash guide number digital camera, whereas the Samsung NX1 only has 11.00 flash guide numbers.
Only 255.00 battery life (CIPA standard)s Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is a digital camera that takes 255.00 battery life (CIPA standard)s, whereas the Samsung NX1 only takes 500.00 battery life (CIPA standard)s. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Sixteen less awards
The Canon EOS M10 has only received 2 awards, however the Samsung NX1 has received 18 awards.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The Canon EOS M10 only has an average expert score of 76%, but the Samsung NX1 has an average expert rating of 89% (based on 90 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
Hugely bigger maximum aperture number Edit
Samsung NX1 is only 5.6 maximum aperture, but the Canon EOS M10 is a 40 maximum aperture digital camera (34.4 smaller).
Marginally lower display resolution (numeric) Edit
The Samsung NX1 has a display resolution (numeric) of 1,036,000 pixels, however the Canon EOS M10 is a 1,040,000 pixels display resolution digital camera (4,000 pixels higher).
Heavier Edit
The Samsung NX1 is a 550g digital camera. That's 285g heavier than the Canon EOS M10 (550g). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

£716 more expensive
The Samsung NX1 is more expensive than the Canon EOS M10 by £715.51.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 sellers sells the Samsung NX1, but 26 shops sell the Canon EOS M10. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this digital camera, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Eight months older
The Samsung NX1 is older than the Canon EOS M10 by eight months.

Awards

2 Awards
dkamera.de: Recommended
ua.gecid.com: Easy to Use
18 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
CNET.com.au: Editor's Choice
Digital Versus: 5 Star
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
DP Review: Gold
Ephotozine: Editor's Choice
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
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Date Released

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 MILC
 MILC
Megapixel
18MP 28.2MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution(s)
 5184 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
 5184 x 2912
 4320 x 2880
 3456 x 3456
 2880 x 1920
 2560 x 1920
 2304 x 1536
 2048 x 1536
 720 x 480
 640 x 480
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2176
 3328 x 1872
BEST
 5184 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
 5184 x 2912
 4320 x 2880
 3456 x 3456
 2880 x 1920
 2560 x 1920
 2304 x 1536
 2048 x 1536
 720 x 480
 640 x 480
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2176
 3328 x 1872
Maximum Image Resolution
 6480 x 4320
 6480 x 4320
BEST
Image Formats Supported
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
22.3 x 14.9 23.5 x 15.7
Total Megapixels
18.5MP 30.7MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer Location
 Lens
 Lens
Sensor Format
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Material
 Magnesium
 Magnesium

Lens System

Maximum Aperture Number
40
BEST
5.6
Minimum Aperture Number
3.5 3.5
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
72mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
24mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
15 - 45 16 - 50
Lens Type
 Wide-angle
 Wide-angle
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
10/9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Canon EF-M
 Canon EF
 Samsung NX
 Canon EF-M
 Canon EF
 Samsung NX
Number of Diaphragm Blades
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
49mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Mounting Type
 Bayonet
 Bayonet

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
 servo
 tracking
 Face tracking
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 One Shot Focus
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 servo
 tracking
 Face tracking
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 One Shot Focus
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
 Auto Focus (AF) lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
 Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
 Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
Closest Focusing Distance
0.25m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Points
49 205
BEST
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
BEST
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Sensitivity
 Auto
 64
 80
 100
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 160
 200
 320
 1600
 3200
 Auto
 64
 80
 100
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 160
 200
 320
 1600
 3200
ISO Sensitivity (max)
25,600 25,600
ISO Sensitivity (min)
100 100
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
 Auto Exposure (AE) lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Metering
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Partial
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Partial
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter Type
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Modes
 Auto
 Manual
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Fill-in
 Auto
 Manual
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Fill-in
Flash Guide Number
5m 11m
BEST
Flash Sync-Speed
1s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
Flash Range (tele)
1.6 - 46.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Recharging Time
3s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (wide)
1.6 - 22.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Lock
 Flash exposure lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shoe mounting point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Video Resolution
 4096 x 2160
 4096 x 2160
BEST
Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 AVI
 M-JPEG
 H.265
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 AVI
 M-JPEG
 H.265
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
Video Resolutions
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Resolution At Capture Speed
 3840x2160@30fps
 4096x2160@24fps
 3840x2160@30fps
 4096x2160@24fps
BEST
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 4K Ultra HD
 Full HD
 4K Ultra HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Formats Supported
 LC-AAC
 AAC++
 LPCM
 PCM
 LC-AAC
 AAC++
 LPCM
 PCM
Voice Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice recording
Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 64GB
Memory Slots
1 1

Display

Display Diagonal
3" 3"
Display
 AMOLED
 AMOLED
BEST
Vari-Angle LCD Display
 Vari-angle LCD display
 Vari-angle LCD display
Field of View
100% 100%
Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
1,040,000 pixels
BEST
1,036,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Magnification
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.04x
Viewfinder Type
 Electronic
 Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
HDMI
 HDMI
 HDMI
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 3.0
 3.0
BEST
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone outputs
USB Connector
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B

Camera

GPS (satellite)
 GPS (satellite)
 GPS (satellite)
White Balance
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Manual
 Fluorescent
Shooting Modes
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
 Auto
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
 Auto
Photo Effects
 Art
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Calm
 Vivid
 Art
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Calm
 Vivid
Self-Timer Delay
2,10 2,30
Multi-Shot
 Multi-shot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Playback Zoom (max)
10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Orientation Sensor
 Orientation sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dioptre Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Dioptre correction
Anti-Dust Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Anti-dust function
Image Editing
 Rotating
 Resizing
 Crop
 Rotating
 Resizing
 Crop
Camera File System
 DCF 2.0
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
BEST
 DCF 2.0
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
Live View
 Live view
Unknown - Click to provide data
Multi Burst Mode
 Multi burst mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Playback
 Single image
 Slide show
 Movie
 Thumbnails
 Single image
 Slide show
 Movie
 Thumbnails
Saturation Adjustment
 Saturation adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Contrast Adjustment
 Contrast adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Direct Printing
 Direct printing
Unknown - Click to provide data
Brightness Adjustment
 Brightness adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Processor
DIGIC 6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Unknown - Click to provide data -4 - 2
Eye Relief
Unknown - Click to provide data 21mm
Scene Modes
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Self-portrait
 Food
 Fireworks
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Self-portrait
 Food
 Fireworks
Languages Support
 Multi
 Multi

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
265g
BEST
550g
Height
66.6mm 102.3mm
Depth
35mm 65.8mm
Width
108mm 138.5mm
Lens Diameter
301mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (including Battery)
301g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source Type
 Battery
 USB
 Battery
 USB
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of Batteries Supported
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
LP-E12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,860mAh
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
255 shots 500 shots
BEST
Battery Level Indicator
 Battery level indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 5 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

System Requirements

Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows operating systems supported
 Windows operating systems supported

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Digital Photo Professional, Picture Style Editor, EOS Utility, Image Transfer Utility Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
BEST
 USB
 HDMI
Battery Charger Included
 Battery charger included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hand Strap
 Hand strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Data Network
 Not supported
 Not supported

Other Features

Video Capability
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video capability
Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connectivity
 USB connectivity
 USB connectivity

Technical Details

Self-Timer
 Self-timer
 Self-timer
Viewfinder
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,360,000 pixels
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