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Canon IXUS 160 vs Sony DSC-W800

Canon IXUS 160 vs Sony DSC-W800

Canon IXUS 160

£129.99
Canon IXUS 160

Sony DSC-W800

£65.00
Sony DSC-W800

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Average Expert Rating
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Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact  compact
Megapixels 20MP
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20.1MP
Image Sensor Size 1" 1"
Still Image Resolution  5152 x 3864  5152 x 2896  3648 x 2736  2048 x 1536  640 x 480  2592 x 1944  1920 x 1080  5152 x 3864  5152 x 2896  3648 x 2736  2048 x 1536  640 x 480  2592 x 1944  1920 x 1080
Maximum Image Resolution  5152 x 3864  5152 x 3864
Sensor Type  CCD  CCD
Image Formats Supported  JPG  JPG
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Total Megapixels 20.5MP 20MP
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Image Stabilizer Location  Body  Body

Design

Colour  Silver  Silver

Lens System

Optical Zoom 8x
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5x
Digital Zoom 4x
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40x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.2 3.2
Maximum Aperture Number 6.9
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6.4
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 224mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 28mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspherical Lens 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom 16x Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data
Combined Zoom 32x Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.01m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  servo  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  multi point  centre weighted  Multi Point Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face tracking  single  continuous  servo  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  multi point  centre weighted  Multi Point Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face tracking
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection  Auto  Auto
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Auto
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  Auto
ISO Sensitivity (max) 1,600 3,200
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 100
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 15s 2s
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Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Manual  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Auto  Manual  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization
Flash Sync-Speed Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1280 x 720
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 1280 x 720
Video Resolution  1280 x 720  640 x 480  320 x 240
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 1280 x 720  640 x 480  320 x 240
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps 30fps
Video Formats Supported  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG-4
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 MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG-4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
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 PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
HD Type  HD  Not supported  HD  Not supported

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  PCM
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 PCM

Memory

Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 29MB
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 2.7" 2.7"
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 230,000 pixels 230,400 pixels
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Display Aspect Ratio  4:3  4:3
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Display  TFT  TFT
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Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Fluorescent H  Incandescent  Flash  Auto  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Fluorescent H  Incandescent  Flash
Photo Effects  Black&White  Vivid  Calm  Black&White  Vivid  Calm
Self-Timer Delay
Playback Zoom (max) 10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  DPOF  Exif
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 DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  DPOF  Exif
Camera Playback  Movie  Slide show  Movie  Slide show
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Snow  Fireworks  Portrait  Beach  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Snow  Fireworks  Portrait  Beach  Landscape  Night  Night portrait
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  VIE  IND  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  HEB  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  VIE  IND  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  HEB  CZE  UKR  THA

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 109g
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Height 54.3mm 55.5mm
Depth 22.1mm 20.8mm
Width 95.2mm 96.8mm
Weight (including Battery) 127g 125g
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Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type
Battery Life 220 shots
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200 shots

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  USB
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Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Image Processor  DIGIC 4+  DIGIC 4+
Silent Shooting
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