• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 18.2 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 3200
  • $209 Average Retail $250 MSRP
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 8.0x zoom 28mm - 224mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $150 Average Retail $200 MSRP

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Advantages

Sony QX10 over Canon 130 IS

  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Newer
    11 months vs 18 months old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Bulb shutter
    Bulb vs No bulb
    Hold the shutter open by holding the shutter button down
  • Higher extended ISO
    12800 vs 6400 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Canon 130 IS over Sony QX10

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Yes vs No
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Thinner
    20 mm vs 33 mm
    Thinner
  • High-res screen
    461k 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
  • Internal flash
    Internal flash vs None
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • Longer shutter
    15 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots

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The Competition

Compared to Sony WX80

Sony QX10
Sony WX80
  • $209
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • Bulb shutter
  • $140
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • High-res screen
Canon 130 IS
Sony WX80
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • Longer shutter
  • $140
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Sony W830

Sony QX10
Sony W830
  • $209
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • Longer battery life
  • $128
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • High-res screen
Canon 130 IS
Sony W830
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • Longer battery life
  • $128
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • More pixels

Compared to Nikon S6800

Sony QX10
Nikon S6800
  • $209
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Bulb shutter
  • $177
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • 1080p
Canon 130 IS
Nikon S6800
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $177
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 1080p

Compared to Canon 140 IS

Sony QX10
Canon 140 IS
  • $209
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wi-Fi
  • $131
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • High-res screen
Canon 130 IS
Canon 140 IS
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • High-res screen
  • $131
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer

Compared to Canon 135

Sony QX10
Canon 135
  • $209
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wi-Fi
  • $113
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • Internal flash
Canon 130 IS
Canon 135
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Wi-Fi
  • $113
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
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