• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 18.2 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 3200
  • $207 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
  • Lens zoom ratio
    10.0x vs 8.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • Wider angle lens
    25 mm vs 28 mm
    Capture more of the scene
  • Bulb shutter
    Bulb vs No bulb
    Hold the shutter open by holding the shutter button down
  • Higher boost ISO
    12800 vs 6400 ISO
    Higher boost ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Canon 130 IS over Sony QX10

  • Thinner
    20 mm vs 33 mm
    Thinner
  • 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
  • $207
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Bulb shutter
  • $151
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • HDMI out
  • Internal flash
Canon 130 IS
Sony WX80
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • Longer shutter
  • $151
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Panasonic SZ3

Sony QX10
Panasonic SZ3
  • $207
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wi-Fi
  • $124
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • 24p
  • Internal flash
Canon 130 IS
Panasonic SZ3
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • High-res screen
  • $124
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Canon 115 IS

Sony QX10
Canon 115 IS
  • $207
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • $119
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Internal flash
  • Longer shutter
Canon 130 IS
Canon 115 IS
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
  • HDMI out
  • $119
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Nikon S6800

Sony QX10
Nikon S6800
  • $207
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Bulb shutter
  • $177
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 1080p
Canon 130 IS
Nikon S6800
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $177
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Canon 140 IS

Sony QX10
Canon 140 IS
  • $207
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • $142
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Internal flash
  • Longer shutter
Canon 130 IS
Canon 140 IS
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • High-res screen
  • $142
  • 1/2.3 inch
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