• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 14.0 megapixels
  • 26.0x zoom 26mm - 676mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $199 Average Retail $0 MSRP
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 35.0x zoom 25mm - 875mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $330 MSRP

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Advantages

Olympus SP-720UZ over Samsung WB2100

  • High-res screen
    460k vs 0k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer
  • HDMI out
    HDMI out vs None
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • Longer shutter
    4 vs 0 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Bulb shutter
    Bulb vs No bulb
    Hold the shutter open by holding the shutter button down

Samsung WB2100 over Olympus SP-720UZ

  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Lens zoom ratio
    35.0x vs 26.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • Manual focus
    Yes vs No
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • Newer
    17 months vs 2 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Higher extended ISO
    12800 vs 3200 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

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The Competition

Compared to Nikon L820

Olympus SP-720UZ
Nikon L820
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • HDMI out
  • Bulb shutter
  • $280
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 60p
Samsung WB2100
Nikon L820
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • $280
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 60p
  • 1080p

Compared to Samsung WB100

Olympus SP-720UZ
Samsung WB100
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • HDMI out
  • $118
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • Manual focus
Samsung WB2100
Samsung WB100
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • $118
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Canon SX510 HS

Olympus SP-720UZ
Canon SX510 HS
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • Bulb shutter
  • $212
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
Samsung WB2100
Canon SX510 HS
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • $212
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 1080p
  • High-res screen

Compared to Nikon L830

Olympus SP-720UZ
Nikon L830
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Bulb shutter
  • $198
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
Samsung WB2100
Nikon L830
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • Manual focus
  • $198
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 60p
  • 1080p

Compared to Canon SX400 IS

Olympus SP-720UZ
Canon SX400 IS
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • HDMI out
  • $249
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
Samsung WB2100
Canon SX400 IS
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • $249
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • Lighter weight
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