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Olympus Stylus SH-2

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and fully featured bridge digital camera, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
95
Reviews
40 Reviews + 1 Award
60
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
3 Years Old
79
Overall Score
Very Good
Bridge 16MP 24x Yes Mar 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Camera Type Bridge
Megapixels 16MP
Optical Zoom 24x
Image Stabilizer Yes
Release Date Mar 2015
Olympus VR-340

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A classic and fully featured compact camera
87
Reviews
2 Reviews
80
Features
Fully-Featured
66
Age
6 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good
Compact 16MP 10x Yes Apr 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Camera Type Compact
Megapixels 16MP
Optical Zoom 10x
Image Stabilizer Yes
Release Date Apr 2012
Olympus Stylus SH-2

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
An award winning and fully featured bridge digital camera, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
95
Reviews
40 Reviews + 1 Award
60
Value for Money
Good
83
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
3 Years Old
79
Overall Score
Very Good
Bridge 16MP 24x Yes Mar 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Camera Type Bridge
Megapixels 16MP
Optical Zoom 24x
Image Stabilizer Yes
Release Date Mar 2015
Olympus VR-340

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A classic and fully featured compact camera
87
Reviews
2 Reviews
80
Features
Fully-Featured
66
Age
6 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good
Compact 16MP 10x Yes Apr 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Camera Type Compact
Megapixels 16MP
Optical Zoom 10x
Image Stabilizer Yes
Release Date Apr 2012

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Reasons For

Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
9 Reasons For
Significantly Bigger Optical Zoom
The Olympus Stylus SH-2 has an optical zoom of 24x, whereas the Olympus VR-340 is only a 10x optical zoom digital camera (14x smaller).

The optical zoom of a camera is a measure of how much the camera can zoom in to the subject using the camera's lens system. An optical zoom is superior to a digital zoom because the zoom is achieved using the optics of lens which means that the full extent of the digital sensor is always used to capture the image.

A larger optical zoom allows you to zoom in on the subject without having to move closer. Compared to a digital zoom, using an optical zoom does not result in a loss of image quality.

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Significantly Larger Maximum Aperture Number
The Olympus Stylus SH-2 is a 20 maximum aperture digital camera, whereas the Olympus VR-340 is only a 5.7 maximum aperture digital camera (14.3 smaller).

In photography, the aperture number refers to the size of the hole in the front of the camera lens, through which light is let through. The larger the aperture, the more light can pass through into the camera's sensor. Photographers can modify this aperture to control the 'depth of field' for their shot - this is how much of the shot is held in focus, and how much is blurred. Aperture numbers are measured in f/stops: rather confusingly a larger aperture number translates to a smaller hole, therefore a smaller amount of light will be let through.

A larger aperture number means that the camera's lens will be able to close to a very small hole, letting in very little light. This can be used for very tight depths of field shots, allowing on a single part of the photo to be in full focus, leading to some very nice artistic shots.

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Longer Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Olympus Stylus SH-2 is 600mm maximum focal length. That's 360mm longer than the Olympus VR-340 (240mm).

'Focal length' is described as the distance between the camera lens and the image sensor - this distance is what determined how 'zoomed in' a shot is when compared to the original view from your eye. Therefore greater focal lengths mean that the camera has the ability to zoom in closer to a subject.

A longer maximum focal length means that the camera is capable of zooming in a much greater distance, allowing you to clearly photograph subjects further away.

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Vastly Higher Maximum ISO Sensitivity
The Olympus Stylus SH-2 has a maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400, however the Olympus VR-340 is only a 1,600 maximum ISO speed digital camera (4,800 lower).

ISO sensitivity denotes the sensitivity of your camera to available light. Modifying the sensitivity causes the camera to gather more or less light when forming an image. Higher sensitivity gathers more light, which means can lead to a sharper image in low-light conditions. However it may also lead to increased 'noise', meaning the ISO level must be carefully modified to get the best shot.

A higher maximum ISO sensitivity will allow you to take photos in lower light levels without using flash.

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Moderately Bigger Internal Memory
The Olympus Stylus SH-2 has an internal memory of 37MB, whereas the Olympus VR-340 is only a 34.9MB internal memory digital camera (2.1MB smaller).

Internal memory is the amount of digital storage built into the camera.

The bigger the internal memory of the camera, the more photos can be stored at one time, without having to resort to an external SD card.

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Touchscreen
The Olympus Stylus SH-2 has a touchscreen, however the Olympus VR-340 does not have a touchscreen.

On a camera, this means that the digital display on the back of the camera is touch-sensitive, rather than relying on buttons.

Touchscreens are easier and more intuitive to control.

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HDMI
The Olympus Stylus SH-2 has an HDMI, but the Olympus VR-340 does not.

A HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) port is an interface to transfer audio and video data between devices such as digital cameras, computer monitors, TVs and projectors.

A HDMI port on the camera allows you to connect the camera directly to a compatible TV for easy playback of your photos.

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Wi-Fi
The Olympus Stylus SH-2 supports Wi-Fi, however the Olympus VR-340 does not support Wi-Fi.

WiFi connectivity allows you upload photos to your computer and the internet without connecting the camera to the computer with a cable.

WiFi connectivity makes it easier to upload your photos as you will not need a cable. Most cameras will also allow you to print photos via Wifi.

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Expert Reviews Are a Lot Better
The average expert review score of the Olympus Stylus SH-2 is 90%, however the average rating of the Olympus VR-340 is 80% (based on 1 review).
4 Reasons For
12% Smaller Minimum Aperture Number
The Olympus VR-340 has a minimum aperture number of 2.7, however the Olympus Stylus SH-2 is a 3 minimum aperture digital camera (0.3 larger).

In photography, the aperture number refers to the size of the hole in the front of the camera lens, through which light is let through. The larger the aperture, the more light can pass through into the camera's sensor. Photographers can modify this aperture to control the 'depth of field' for their shot - this is how much of the shot is held in focus, and how much is blurred. Aperture numbers are measured in f/stops: rather confusingly a smaller aperture number translates to a larger hole, therefore a larger amount of light will be let through.

A smaller aperture number means that the camera's lens will be able to open wider, letting in more light at once. This is helpful because it allows the camera to quickly take in enough light to form a picture, meaning that the shutter speed will be faster, reducing blur from fast moving subjects. It also means that you can take photos in dimmer light without having to rely on the flash, since you will be able to take in more light at once.

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5% Shorter Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
The Olympus VR-340 has a minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 24mm. That's 1mm shorter than the Olympus Stylus SH-2 (25mm).

'Focal length' is described as the distance between the camera lens and the image sensor - this distance is what determined how 'zoomed in' a shot is when compared to the original view from your eye. Therefore smaller focal lengths mean that the camera has the ability to zoom out further to take in more of the scene at once.

A smaller minimum focal length means that the camera can take in more of the scene at once, allowing for wide landscape shots.

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Hugely Lighter
The Olympus VR-340 has a weight of 170g, but the Olympus Stylus SH-2 is a 271g digital camera (101g heavier).

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.

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Much Better User Reviews
The Olympus VR-340 has an average user review score of 100%, however the Olympus Stylus SH-2 has an average rating of 86% (based on 37 reviews).

Reasons Against

Size and Dimensions

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
1 Award
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

The Olympus Stylus SH-2 has better expert reviews than the Olympus VR-340. The average expert reviews score for the Olympus Stylus SH-2 is 90% based on 3 reviews, where as the average score for the Olympus VR-340 is 80% based on 1 review.
Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
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5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Olympus VR-340 has better user reviews than the Olympus Stylus SH-2. The average user reviews score for the Olympus VR-340 is 100% based on 1 review, where as the average score for the Olympus Stylus SH-2 is 86% based on 37 reviews.
Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
5 stars
25 reviews
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
3 reviews
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
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0 reviews
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0 reviews

Date Released

Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
36 months old Best 72 months old

Key Features

Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of a camera is a measure of how much the camera can zoom in to the subject using the camera's lens system. An optical zoom is superior to a digital zoom because the zoom is achieved using the optics of lens which means that the full extent of the digital sensor is always used to capture the image.

A larger optical zoom allows you to zoom in on the subject without having to move closer. Compared to a digital zoom, using an optical zoom does not result in a loss of image quality.

Minimum Aperture Number

In photography, the aperture number refers to the size of the hole in the front of the camera lens, through which light is let through. The larger the aperture, the more light can pass through into the camera's sensor. Photographers can modify this aperture to control the 'depth of field' for their shot - this is how much of the shot is held in focus, and how much is blurred. Aperture numbers are measured in f/stops: rather confusingly a smaller aperture number translates to a larger hole, therefore a larger amount of light will be let through.

A smaller aperture number means that the camera's lens will be able to open wider, letting in more light at once. This is helpful because it allows the camera to quickly take in enough light to form a picture, meaning that the shutter speed will be faster, reducing blur from fast moving subjects. It also means that you can take photos in dimmer light without having to rely on the flash, since you will be able to take in more light at once.

Maximum ISO Sensitivity

ISO sensitivity denotes the sensitivity of your camera to available light. Modifying the sensitivity causes the camera to gather more or less light when forming an image. Higher sensitivity gathers more light, which means can lead to a sharper image in low-light conditions. However it may also lead to increased 'noise', meaning the ISO level must be carefully modified to get the best shot.

A higher maximum ISO sensitivity will allow you to take photos in lower light levels without using flash.

Weight

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.

Wi-Fi

WiFi connectivity allows you upload photos to your computer and the internet without connecting the camera to the computer with a cable.

WiFi connectivity makes it easier to upload your photos as you will not need a cable. Most cameras will also allow you to print photos via Wifi.

Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Best
Yes
No

Specification

 
 
 
Picture Quality Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Camera Type
compact
 compact
compact
 compact
Megapixels 16MP 16MP
Image Sensor Size 1" 1"
Still Image Resolution
4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
Maximum Image Resolution
4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
Sensor Type
CCD
 CCD
CCD
 CCD
Image Formats Supported
RAW JPG
 RAW
 JPG
RAW JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Total Megapixels 16.8MP
BEST
16.5MP
 
 
 
Lens System Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Optical Zoom 24x
BEST
10x
Digital Zoom 4x 4x
Minimum Aperture Number 3 2.7
BEST
Maximum Aperture Number 20
BEST
5.7
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 600mm
BEST
240mm
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 25mm 24mm
BEST
Aspherical Lens Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 40x
 
 
 
Focusing Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Closest Focusing Distance Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01m
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
spot selective
tracking contrast detection
Spot Auto Focus Selective Auto Focus
Face detection Tracking Auto Focus
Contrast Detection Auto Focus Face tracking
 spot
 selective
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Spot Auto Focus
 Selective Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 Face tracking
spot selective
tracking contrast detection
Spot Auto Focus Selective Auto Focus
Face detection Tracking Auto Focus
Contrast Detection Auto Focus Face tracking
 spot
 selective
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Spot Auto Focus
 Selective Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 Face tracking
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Super Macro Focusing Range
Focus Adjustment
Auto
 Auto
Auto
 Auto
Macro Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Normal Focusing Range (wide) 0.1m 0.6m
BEST
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 0.4m 1m
BEST
 
 
 
Light Exposure Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
ISO Sensitivity
Auto
 Auto
Auto
 Auto
Light Exposure Modes
Auto
 Auto
Auto
 Auto
Maximum ISO Sensitivity 6,400
BEST
1,600
Minimum ISO Sensitivity 125 100
BEST
Light Metering
Spot
 Spot
Spot
 Spot
Light Exposure Correction
± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
Program AE Program
 Program AE
 Program
Program AE Program
 Program AE
 Program
 
 
 
Shutter Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 30s 4s
BEST
Camera Shutter Type
Mechanical
 Mechanical
Mechanical
 Mechanical
 
 
 
Flash Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Flash Modes
Auto Fill-in
Flash off Red-eye reduction
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
Auto Fill-in
Flash off Red-eye reduction
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
 
 
 
Video Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Video Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 1920 x 1080
1280 x 720 640 x 480
320 x 240
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 1920 x 1080
1280 x 720 640 x 480
320 x 240
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 240fps 30fps
BEST
Video Formats Supported
MOV H.264
AVI M-JPEG
MJPEG AVI (MJPEG)
 MOV
 H.264
 AVI
 M-JPEG
 MJPEG
 AVI (MJPEG)
MOV H.264
AVI M-JPEG
MJPEG AVI (MJPEG)
 MOV
 H.264
 AVI
 M-JPEG
 MJPEG
 AVI (MJPEG)
Resolution At Capture Speed
1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@60fps
1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 
 
 
Audio Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Audio Formats Supported
LPCM PCM
WAV .wav
 LPCM
 PCM
 WAV
 .wav
LPCM PCM
WAV .wav
 LPCM
 PCM
 WAV
 .wav
 
 
 
Memory Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Internal Memory 37MB
BEST
34.9MB
Maximum Memory Card Size 128GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards
SDXC SDHC
SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
SDXC SDHC
SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Memory Slots 1 1
 
 
 
Display Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Display Resolution 460,000 Pixels 460,000 Pixels
Display
TFT
 TFT
TFT
 TFT
 
 
 
Viewfinder Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Viewfinder Type
Not available
 Not available
Not available
 Not available
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
HDMI Connector Type
Micro
 Micro
Micro
 Micro
 
 
 
Camera Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
White Balance
Auto Fluorescent
Cloudy Incandescent
Sunny Tungsten
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Sunny
 Tungsten
Auto Fluorescent
Cloudy Incandescent
Sunny Tungsten
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Sunny
 Tungsten
Shooting Modes
Auto Program
Movie Mo
 Auto
 Program
 Movie
 Mo
Auto Program
Movie Mo
 Auto
 Program
 Movie
 Mo
Self-Timer Delay
Maximum Playback Zoom 10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing
Resizing Rotating
Crop Trimming
 Resizing
 Rotating
 Crop
 Trimming
Resizing Rotating
Crop Trimming
 Resizing
 Rotating
 Crop
 Trimming
Camera File System
Exif 2.3 RAW
DCF DPOF
PRINT Image Matching III Exif
DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DCF
 DPOF
 PRINT Image Matching III
 Exif
 DPOF 1.1
Exif 2.3 RAW
DCF DPOF
PRINT Image Matching III Exif
DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DCF
 DPOF
 PRINT Image Matching III
 Exif
 DPOF 1.1
Camera Playback
Single image Slide show
Single
 Single image
 Slide show
 Single
Single image Slide show
Single
 Single image
 Slide show
 Single
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes
Beach Snow
Cuisine Documents
Fireworks Landscape
Night Night portrait
Panorama Portrait
Self-portrait Sunset
Candlelight Children
Party (indoor) Sports
 Beach
 Snow
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Self-portrait
 Sunset
 Candlelight
 Children
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
Beach Snow
Cuisine Documents
Fireworks Landscape
Night Night portrait
Panorama Portrait
Self-portrait Sunset
Candlelight Children
Party (indoor) Sports
 Beach
 Snow
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Self-portrait
 Sunset
 Candlelight
 Children
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Weight 271g 170g
BEST
Height 63.2mm 60.2mm
Depth 42.4mm 28.3mm
Width 108.8mm 104.3mm
Weight (including Battery) Unknown - Click to provide data 170g
 
 
 
Battery Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Power Source Type
Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Battery
Battery Supported 1 1
Battery Type
Maximum Battery Life 1.7h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 380 Shots
BEST
 
 
 
Packaging Content Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
USB AV
 USB
 AV
USB AV
 USB
 AV
 
 
 
Other Features Olympus Stylus SH-2 Olympus VR-340
Camera Shutter Speed 1s
BEST

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Larger maximum
aperture number
Olympus
VR-340
£0.00
Better brand
50% bigger optical zoom
50% higher display resolution
38% shorter minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)
A lot longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
13% higher megapixels
0.3 smaller minimum aperture number
Larger display diagonal
Wider field of view
VS
Fujifilm
AX600
£70.99
50% higher
maximum ISO
sensitivity
Bigger digital
zoom
A lot lighter
4% larger
maximum
aperture number
Olympus
VR-340
£0.00
4x smaller closest focusing distance
Considerably better user reviews
Better brand
Considerably better expert reviews
Bigger optical zoom
Better for wildlife photography
Better for sports photography
VS
Sony
Cybershot DSC-W800
£71.28
Significantly
bigger digital
zoom
56% lighter
Better for
everyday
photography
1,600 higher
maximum ISO
sensitivity
Higher
megapixels
Better for
landscape
photography
Olympus
VR-340
£0.00
Better brand
Significantly bigger optical zoom
Significantly higher megapixels
Better for wildlife photography
0.3" larger display diagonal
Image stabilizer
VS
Lexibook
DJ052MH
£76.95
50% bigger
digital zoom
40g lighter
Olympus
VR-340
£0.00
Four times smaller closest focusing distance
Bigger optical zoom
VS
Sony
Cyber-shot DSC-W810
£78.99
Better brand
54% lighter
Better for
everyday
photography
1,600 higher
maximum ISO
sensitivity
Better for
landscape
photography
4.1MP higher
megapixels
Olympus
VR-340
£0.00
Better user reviews
Much better expert reviews
Three more aspherical lenses
50% higher display resolution
Better for sports photography
2x bigger optical zoom
17% shorter minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Better for wildlife photography
Larger display diagonal
0.2 smaller minimum aperture number
Moderately longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
VS
Canon
IXUS 185
£79.99
Better brand
A lot lighter
Better for
portrait
photography
4MP higher
megapixels
1.2 larger
maximum
aperture number
Better for
landscape
photography
Better for
everyday
photography
Olympus
VR-340
£0.00
Better user reviews
Much better expert reviews
Three more aspherical lenses
50% higher display resolution
Good for sports photography
Larger display diagonal
VS
Canon
Ixus 180
£25.00
Better brand
Good for
everyday
photography
Higher
megapixels
Very good for
portrait
photography
Good for
landscape
photography
Larger maximum
aperture number
GPS (satellite)
Wi-Fi
Olympus
Stylus SH-2
£342.22
2x lighter
Much better expert reviews
69% larger maximum aperture number
380 battery life
VS
Sony
Cybershot DSC-HX400
£339.00
£3 Cheaper
One more awards
97% bigger
digital zoom
Better user
reviews
Bigger optical
zoom
Higher display
resolution
Higher maximum
ISO sensitivity
Bigger internal
memory
Higher
megapixels
A bit smaller
minimum
aperture number
Olympus
Stylus SH-2
£342.22
Better Optyczne.pl review score
Much better expert reviews
88% bigger optical zoom
Hugely longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
380 battery life
12% shorter minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)
VS
Canon
PowerShot G9X
£299.00
£43 Cheaper
Five more
awards
Better brand
Moderately
better user
reviews
Higher display
resolution
A lot smaller
minimum
aperture number
Higher maximum
ISO sensitivity
86g lighter
Higher
megapixels