Samsung DV300F vs Sony Alpha QX1

95 mm
57 mm
Samsung DV300F digital camera
vs
74 mm
70 mm
Sony Alpha QX1 digital camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Sensor type
CCD
CMOS
Sensor size
6.17 x 4.55 mm
23.2 x 15.4 mm
Sensor photo detectors
16 megapixels
20 megapixels
Effective pixels
16 megapixels
20 megapixels
Image ratio w:h
4:3, 3:2, 16:9
4:3, 3:2
Max resolution
4608, 3456
5456, 3632
Other resolutions
4608x3072, 4608x2592 , 3648x2736, 2592x1944, 1984x1488, 1920x1080, 1024x768
5456x3064, 3872x2576, 3872x2176, 2736x1824, 2736x1536

Image

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
ISO Auto
yesYes
yesYes
ISO minimum
80
100
ISO maximum
3200
16000
White balance presets
5
10
Custom white balance
Yes (1)
noNo
Image stabilization
Optical
noNo
Uncompressed format
noNo
RAW
Supported file formats
JPEG
JPEG, RAW

Optics & Focus

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Digital zoom
5 x
2 x
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Tracking, Face Detection
Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Selective single-point, Single, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Image stabiliser
Optical
Lens based only

Screen / viewfinder

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Articulated LCD
Fixed
noNo
Touch screen
noNo
yesYes
Live view
yesYes
yesYes
Viewfinder
None, Screen (LCD/OLED)
None

Photography features

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Minimum shutter speed
16 sec
30 sec
Maximum shutter speed
1/2000 sec
1/4000 sec
Shutter priority
noNo
yesYes
Aperture priority
noNo
yesYes
Manual exposure mode
noNo
noNo
Exposure compensation plus
2
3
Exposure compensation minus
-2
-3
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
1/3
WB Bracketing
noNo
noNo
Subject / scene modes
yesYes
noNo
Built-in flash
yesYes
yesYes
Flash range
4.1 m
4 m
External flash
noNo
noNo
Self-timer
yesYes
yesYes
Metering modes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Multi
Flash modes
Auto, Redeye Reduction, Fill-in Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Slow Sync
Auto, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Fill-in Flash, Slow Sync, Rear-curtain Sync
Manual settings
noNo
yesYes
Self-timer options
2, 10
2, 10

Videography features

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Maximum resolution
1280, 720
1920, 1080
Supported file formats
JPEG
JPEG, RAW
Microphone
Mono
Stereo
Speaker
Mono
None
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
60 fps
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Body type
Compact
Compact
Colour of product
Black, Blue, Purple, Red, Silver
Black
Weight
133 g
216 g
Width
95 mm
74 mm
Height
57 mm
70 mm
Length
18 mm
53 mm
Environmentally sealed
noNo
noNo

Storage

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Storage types
microSD, microSDHC, Internal
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC, Memory Stick Micro

Power

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion

Connectivity

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
USB version
2.0
2.0
HDMI
noNo
noNo
Wireless
Built-In
Built-In
Remote control
yesYes
yesYes
NFC
noNo
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes

Other features

Samsung DV300FSamsung DV300FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Orientation sensor
yesYes
yesYes
Timelapse recording
noNo
noNo