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What makes Sony CyberShot DSC H300 better Choice

Image Display Resolution 230K dots 460.8K dots
Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has 100.35% higher screen resolution
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has $$$ whereas Canon PowerShot SX400 IS doesn't
HDMI No Yes
Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has $$$ whereas Canon PowerShot SX400 IS doesn't
Camera Resolution 16.0 MP 20.1 MP
Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has 25.63% higher camera resolution
Optical Zoom 30 35
Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has 35 optical zoom which is more than 30 optical zoom of Canon PowerShot SX400 IS
Highest ISO Rating 1600 3200
Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has Max ISO Rating of 3200 which is higher than 1600 of Canon PowerShot SX400 IS. Higher ISO rating helps in low-light photography.
ISO Rating 100 - 1600 80 - 3200
Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has base ISO Rating of 80 - 3200 which is lower than 100 - 1600 of Canon PowerShot SX400 IS. A low base ISO Rating helps in capturing detailed images with less noise, given that there is ample light.
#2

What makes Canon PowerShot SX400 IS better Choice

Weight 313 590
Canon PowerShot SX400 IS is -46.95% lighter
Maximum Shutter Speed 1600 1500
Canon PowerShot SX400 IS has 1600 Max shutter speed which is faster than 1500 Max shutter speed of Sony CyberShot DSC H300

Feature Comparison of Canon PowerShot SX400 IS Vs Sony CyberShot DSC H300

General
Type Point & Shoot Advance Point and shoot
Dimensions 104.4 x 69.1 x 80.1 mm 127.5 x 89.0 x 91.7 mm
Weight 313 g 590 g
Image
Camera Resolution 16.0 MP 20.1 MP
Video Resolution 1280 x 720 Pixels at 25 fps 1280 x 720 Pixels at 30 fps
ISO Rating 100 - 1600 80 - 3200
White Balancing White Balance Presets (Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom White Balance Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent White Balance 1-3, Flash, One Push, One Push Set
Image Format JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
Video Format MPEG-4, H.264 MPEG-4, H.264
Audio Formats Linear PCM
Face Detection Yes Yes, Auto, Off
Image Stablizer Yes, Lens shift-type, Approx. 2.5-stop. Intelligent IS with 4-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS Yes, Optical SteadyShot
Sensor
Sensor Type CCD Super HAD CCD
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
Image Ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9 16:9, 4:3
Max Resolution 4608 x 3456 Pixels 5152 x 3864 Pixels
Processor DIGIC 4+ with iSAPS technology Bionz(R)
Display
Display 3.0 inch TFT 3.0 inch Clear Photo / TFT LCD
Image Display Resolution 230K dots 460.8K dots
View Finder
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Lens
Lens Type Canon Zoom Lens 30x IS Sony Lens
Focal length 4.3 - 129 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 24 - 720 mm) 4.5 - 157.5 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 25 - 875 mm)
Auto Focus Yes, Contrast Detect, Multi-Area, Center, Single, Continuous, Tracking, Face Detection Live View Yes, Multi-Point AF, Center-Weighted AF, Spot AF, Flexible Spot AF
Manual Focus No
Color Filter Yes, Primary (RGB) Color filter
Optical Zoom 30x 35x
Digital Zoom 4x 70x
Other Focus Features Focusing Type (TTL), AF System/ Points (AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)), AF Point Selection (Size (Normal, Small)), AF Lock (On/Off Selectable), AF Assist Beam Normal focus range (1 cm)
Photography Features
Aperture Range F3.4 (W) - F5.8 (T) F3.0 (W) - F5.9 (T)
Self Timer Yes, 2 or 10 sec, Custom Yes, Off, 10 sec, 2 sec, portrait1, portrait2
Shooting Modes Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), Program AE, Live View Control, Portrait, Face Self-Timer, Low Light (4.0MP), Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Movie, Modes in Movie (Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Program AE, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks), Drive modes (Single, Continuous, Self-Timer) Intelligent Auto, Easy Shooting, Program Auto, Movie Mode, Panorama, Scene Selection, Picture Effect, Manual Exposure
Metering Yes, Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre) Yes, Multi Pattern Light Metering, Center Weighted Light Metering, Spot Light Metering
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/1600 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min) 1/1500 sec (Max) & 30 sec (Min)
Flash
Built-In Flash Yes, Pop-Up Yes
Flash Range 0.5 - 5.0 m (W), 1.4 - 3.0 m (T) 0.4 - 6.8 m (W), 1.5 - 3.6 m (T)
External Flash Yes, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Flash Mode Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off Auto, Flash On, Slow Sync, Flash Off, Advanced Flash
Connectivity
HDMI No Yes
TV Out Analog Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Microphone Yes, Mono Yes, Built-in Mono
USB Cable Yes Yes
Pictbridge Yes
Memory
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC / Memory Stick PRO Duo / Pro-HG Duo
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery
Battery Life 190 350
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11LH AA Alkaline Battery
Power Supply AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC90 (optional)
Camera Features
Macro Mode Yes, 0 - 50 cm (W)
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Supported Language 31
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/1600 sec
Continuous Shot Yes, 0.8 shots/sec. (in P mode), 3.2 shots/sec. (in Low Light mode) Yes, 0.8 fps
Additional Features 120x Combined Zoom, Orientation Sensor, Mono Speaker, Histogram Advanced Flash Technology, 20.4 Total , Focal Length (35 mm Conversion) Still Image 16:9:(27.2 954 mm), Focal Length (35 mm Conversion) Movie 16:9: (30.3 1060 mm), Focal Length (35 mm Conversion) Movie 4:3: (27.8 973 mm), Minimum Focus Range (iAuto): 1 cm (W) 150 cm (T), Focus Range (Program Auto): 1 cm (W) 150 cm (T), Precision Digital Zoom Still Image: 70x (20 M), 49x (10 M), 69x (5 M), 280x (VGA), 93x (2 M, 16:9), LCD Brightness Setting: 5 (Bright) / 4 / 3 / 2 / 1 (Dark), Focus Mode (Multi-point AF, Center Weighted AF, Spot AF, Flexible Spot AF (Tracking Focus), Flexible Spot AF (Face Tracking Focus)), Exposure Compensation: +/2.0 EV in increments of 1/3 EV, Shutter Speed: iAuto (2 1/1500), Program Auto (1 1/1500), Manual (30 1/1500), Auto Macro, Auto Focus Illuminator: Auto / Off, Aperture: iAuto (F3.0 / F7.7 (W), 2 Steps with ND Filter) / Program Auto (F3.0 / F7.7 (W), 2 Steps with ND Filter), Face Detection Mode: Auto / Off, 8 Maximum Number of Detectable Faces, Dynamic Range Optimiser: Standard / Off / Plus, Scene Mode (High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Soft Snap, Landscape, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Gourmet, Pet, Soft Skin), Picture Effect (Toy Camera, Pop Color, Partial Color, Soft High-key), Movie Recording: 640 x 480, Other Features (Still Image Recording During Movie, Smile Shutter, Grid Line, Beauty Effect, Date View, Slideshow with Music, 1 sec Start-up Time, 0.5 sec Shooting Time Lag, 0.15 sec Shutter Release Time Lag, 1.8 sec Shooting Interval, 70x Optical Zoom During Movie Recording,
View Finder Features Resolution (201,000 dots)

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Compare Canon PowerShot SX400 IS Vs Sony CyberShot DSC H300 side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Canon PowerShot SX400 IS has a feature score of 46, whereas Sony CyberShot DSC H300 has a feature score of 53. The page was last updated on September 19, 2019.