• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 14.0 megapixels
  • 26mm - 130mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.33 inch 28.2mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 24mm - 120mm (35mm eq.)

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Olympus VG-160 over Panasonic XS1

Panasonic XS1 over Olympus VG-160

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Yes vs No
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Longer battery life
    290 vs 165 shots
    Capture more photos
  • More pixels
    16.1 vs 14.0 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Newer
    2 years vs 3 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Longer exposure
    60 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Higher extended ISO
    6400 vs 1600 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

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The Competition

Compared to Olympus VG-120

Olympus VG-160
Olympus VG-120
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $121
  • 1/2.3 inch
Panasonic XS1
Olympus VG-120
  • $100
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Longer battery life
  • $121
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Canon A3400 IS

Olympus VG-160
Canon A3400 IS
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $93
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Longer exposure
Panasonic XS1
Canon A3400 IS
  • $100
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • Newer
  • $93
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Canon A2300

Olympus VG-160
Canon A2300
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $93
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • Longer exposure
Panasonic XS1
Canon A2300
  • $100
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Longer battery life
  • $93
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Canon A2600

Olympus VG-160
Canon A2600
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • Newer
Panasonic XS1
Canon A2600
  • $100
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Longer battery life
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Panasonic FH10

Olympus VG-160
Panasonic FH10
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $80
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • More pixels
Panasonic XS1
Panasonic FH10
  • $100
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • $80
  • 1/2.33 inch
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