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Canon Ixus 180 vs Sony DSC-H300

Canon Ixus 180 vs Sony DSC-H300

Canon Ixus 180

86

Overall Score

Canon Ixus 180

£96.24
Our Verdict:
A very cheap compact camera, good for portrait photography
92
28 Reviews
96
Excellent
77
Good Features
74
19 Months Old
Overall Score
86
Excellent
Compact 20MP 10x Yes Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Sony DSC-H300

52

Overall Score

Sony DSC-H300

£148.99
Our Verdict:
A huge bridge camera with good features but high running costs
68
302 Reviews
72
Good Features
69
19 Months Old
Overall Score
52
Average
Bridge 20.1MP 35x No Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact
BEST
 compact
Megapixels 20MP
BEST
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  EXIF  JPG  EXIF
Total Megapixels 20.5MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabilizer Location  Body  Body

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom 10x 35x
BEST
Digital Zoom 4x
BEST
2x
Minimum Aperture Number 3 3
Maximum Aperture Number 6.9
BEST
5.9
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 240mm 954mm
BEST
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 24mm
BEST
27.2mm
Aspherical Lens 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom 20x Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data
Combined Zoom 40x 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  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  spot  multi point  centre weighted  Spot Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face tracking  single  continuous  servo  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  spot  multi point  centre weighted  Spot Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face tracking
Macro Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Points 9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Macro Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  Auto
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
ISO Sensitivity (max) 1,600 3,200
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 80
BEST
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
BEST

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 1s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1280 x 720  1280 x 720
Video Resolution  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps 30fps
Video Formats Supported  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG-4  MP4  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  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  AAC++  AAC++

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 2.7" 3"
BEST
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 230,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution  460 x 800  460 x 800
BEST
Display  LCD  LCD

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  USB C  USB Type-B  Mini-USB B  USB 2.0  mini USB B  USB  Composite video  audio  n  1  1 x USB 2.0 (mini-USB Type B) 1 x composite video/audio output  Composite video/audio  USB C  USB Type-B  Mini-USB B  USB 2.0  mini USB B  USB  Composite video  audio  n  1  1 x USB 2.0 (mini-USB Type B) 1 x composite video/audio output  Composite video/audio
USB Connector  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus  Incandescent  Flash  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus  Incandescent  Flash
Shooting Modes  Scene  Movie  Mo  Scene  Movie  Mo
Photo Effects  Vivid  Grey  Vivid  Grey
Self-Timer Delay Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Zoom (max) 10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing  Trimming  Rotating  Trimming  Rotating
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  DPOF  Exif  DCF  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  DPOF  Exif  DCF
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single
Start-Up Time Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000ms
Scene Modes  Fireworks  Portrait  Beach  Snow  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Panorama  Pet  Fireworks  Portrait  Beach  Snow  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Panorama  Pet
Languages Support  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)  HIN  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  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)  HIN  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  RUM  CRO  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  GRE  BUL  CZE  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  RUM  CRO  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  GRE  BUL  CZE

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 495g
BEST
Height 56.8mm 89mm
Depth 23.6mm 91.7mm
Width 95.3mm 127.5mm
Weight (including Battery) 138g
BEST
590g

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
Battery Life (max) 4h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 190 shots
BEST
Battery Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 6V

Operational Conditions

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

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Cables Included  USB  USB
BEST

Networking

Wi-Fi Standards  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed
Frame Rate 0.8fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Image Processor  DIGIC 4+  DIGIC 4+
Silent Shooting
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