What makes Sony CyberShot DSC WX500 better Choice

Weight 236 269
Sony CyberShot DSC WX500 is -12.27% lighter
Highest ISO Rating 12800 3200
Sony CyberShot DSC WX500 has Max ISO Rating of 12800 which is higher than 3200 of Canon PowerShot SX710 HS. Higher ISO rating helps in low-light photography.
ISO Rating 80 - 12800 100 - 3200
Sony CyberShot DSC WX500 has base ISO Rating of 80 - 12800 which is lower than 100 - 3200 of Canon PowerShot SX710 HS. A low base ISO Rating helps in capturing detailed images with less noise, given that there is ample light.

What makes Canon PowerShot SX710 HS better Choice

Image Display Resolution 921.6K dots 922K dots
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has 0.04% higher screen resolution
Camera Resolution 18.2 MP 20.3 MP
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has 11.54% higher camera resolution
Maximum Shutter Speed 2000 3200
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has 3200 Max shutter speed which is faster than 2000 Max shutter speed of Sony CyberShot DSC WX500

Feature Comparison of Sony CyberShot DSC WX500 Vs Canon PowerShot SX710 HS

Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Dimensions 101.6 x 58.1 x 35.5 mm 112.7 x 65.8 x 34.8 mm
Weight 236 g 269 g
Camera Resolution 18.2 MP 20.3 MP
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 60 fps 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 30 fps
ISO Rating 80 - 12800 100 - 3200
White Balancing Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Flash, Custom, One Push, One Push Set Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Image Format JPEG 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 AVCHD, XAVC S MPEG-4 AVC / H.264
Face Detection Yes, Off, On(Regist Faces), On Yes
Image Stablizer Yes, (Still image) Optical SteadyShot, (Movie) Optical SteadyShot Intelligent Active Mode, Optical type with electronic compensation, Anti Rolling type Yes, Lens shift-type, Approx. 2.5-stop. Intelligent IS plus 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS
Audio Formats MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)
Sensor Type Exmor R CMOS Sensor back-illuminated CMOS
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
Image Ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max Resolution 4896 x 3672 Pixels 5184 x 3888 Pixels
Processor Bionz X DIGIC 6 with iSAPS technology
Display 3.0 inch Xtra Fine / TFT LCD 3.0 inch sRGB PureColor II G LCD (TFT)
Image Display Resolution 921.6K dots 922K dots
View Finder
View Finder No No
Lens Type ZEISS Vario-Sonnar T Lens Canon Zoom Lens 30x IS
Focal length 4.1 - 123 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 24 - 720 mm) 4.5 135 mm (35 mm Equivalent 25 750 mm)
Auto Focus Yes, Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View Yes, Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF
Optical Zoom 30x 30x
Digital Zoom 60x 4x
Other Focus Features 11 elements in 10 groups (5aspheric element) Number of focus points (9), Normal focus range (5 cm), Lens Optics (13 elements in 10 groups)
Manual Focus Yes
Color Filter Yes, Primary Color filter
Photography Features
Aperture Range F3.5 (W) - 6.4 (T) F3.2 (W) - F6.2 (T)
Self Timer Yes, Off/ 10sec./ 5sec./ 2sec./ 3 consecutive shots with 10sec. 5sec. or 2sec. delay selectable Yes, 2 sec, 10 sec, Custom
Shooting Modes Superior Auto, Intelligent Auto, Program Auto (Program shift available), Shutter Speed Priority, Aperture Priority, Movie Mode(Program Auto, Aperture Priority, Shutter Speed Priority, Manual Exposure), Panorama, Manual Exposure, Scene Selection (High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Portrait, Landscape, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Advanced Sports Shooting, Gourmet, Pet, Soft Skin, Handheld Twilight, Anti Motion Blur, Backlight Correction HDR, Sunset) Smart Auto (58 scenes detected), Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Live View Control, Sports, SCN (Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), Handheld Night Scene, Low Light (5.0 MP), Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Soft Focus, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie, Modes in Movie (Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Short Clip, iFrame Movie), Photo Effects (My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red)), Drive modes (Single, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer)
Metering Yes, Multi-Pattern, Center-Weighted, Spot Yes, Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/2000 sec (Max) & 30 sec (Min) 1/3200 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min)
Built-In Flash Yes, Built-in, manual pop-up Yes
Flash Range 0.3 - 5.4 m (W), 2.5 - 3.0 m (T) 0.5 - 3.5 m (W), 1.4 - 2.0 m (T)
External Flash No No
Flash Mode Auto, Flash On, Slow Sync, Flash Off, Rear Sync Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
HDMI Yes, Mini HDMI Yes, micro HDMI
Microphone Yes, Stereo Yes, Stereo
USB Cable Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes Yes
TV Out Audio / Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Pictbridge Yes, via USB or Wireless LAN
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC, Memory Stick Duo SD / SDHC / SDXC
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery Life 360 230
Battery Type Rechargeable Battery Pack NP-BX1 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-6LH
Power Supply AC AdaptorAC-UB10C/UB10D AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40 (optional)
Camera Features
Macro Mode Yes, 5 cm Yes, 1 cm
Continuous Shot Yes, 10.0 fps Yes, 6 fps
Additional Features PlayMemories Camera Apps, Beauty Effect, GPS, Face Registration, Smile Shutter, Quick Navi, Digital Level Gauge (roll), MR (memory recall), White Balance Bracketing, DRO Bracketing, MF Assist, Peaking, Zebra, Micref Level, Step Zoom, Self-portrait timer, Control for HDMI, Start-up Time, Shooting Time Lag, Shutter Release Time Lag, Shooting Interval, Wind Noise Reduction, Histogram Indicator Intelligent Orientation Sensor, Red-Eye Correction, Histogram
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Supported Language 31
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/2000 sec
Remote Control via smartphone via smartphone

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Compare Sony CyberShot DSC WX500 Vs Canon PowerShot SX710 HS side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Sony CyberShot DSC WX500 has a feature score of 55, whereas Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a feature score of 55. The page was last updated on September 21, 2019.