Samsung NV15 vs Sony Alpha QX1

97 mm
60 mm
Samsung NV15 digital camera
vs
74 mm
70 mm
Sony Alpha QX1 digital camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Samsung NV15Samsung NV15Sony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Sensor type
CCD
CMOS
Sensor size
7.32 x 5.49 mm
23.2 x 15.4 mm
Sensor photo detectors
10 megapixels
20 megapixels
Effective pixels
10 Mpx
20 Mpx
Max resolution
3648, 2736
5456, 3632
Other resolutions
2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1024x768
5456x3064, 3872x2576, 3872x2176, 2736x1824, 2736x1536

Image

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ISO Auto
yesYes
yesYes
ISO minimum
80
100
ISO maximum
3200
16000
White balance presets
6
10
Custom white balance
yesYes
noNo
Supported file formats
MPEG-4
JPEG, RAW

Optics & Focus

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Digital zoom
5 x
2 x
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View
Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Selective single-point, Single, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Manual focus
noNo
yesYes

Screen / viewfinder

Samsung NV15Samsung NV15Sony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Touch screen
noNo
yesYes
Live view
yesYes
yesYes
Viewfinder
None
None

Photography features

Samsung NV15Samsung NV15Sony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Minimum shutter speed
15 sec
30 sec
Maximum shutter speed
1/1500 sec
1/4000 sec
Shutter priority
noNo
yesYes
Aperture priority
noNo
yesYes
Exposure compensation plus
2
3
Exposure compensation minus
-2
-3
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
1/3
Built-in flash
yesYes
yesYes
External flash
noNo
noNo
Self-timer
yesYes
yesYes
Flash modes
Auto, Redeye Reduction, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Slow Sync
Auto, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Fill-in Flash, Slow Sync, Rear-curtain Sync
Self-timer options
2, 10
2, 10

Videography features

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Maximum resolution
640, 480
1920, 1080
Supported file formats
MPEG-4
JPEG, RAW

Dimensions

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Body type
Compact
Compact
Width
3.82 in
2.91 in
Height
2.36 in
2.76 in
Length
0.75 in
2.09 in
Environmentally sealed
noNo
noNo

Storage

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Storage types
SD, MMC, SDHC, Internal
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC, Memory Stick Micro

Connectivity

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USB version
2.0
2.0
HDMI
noNo
noNo

Other features

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Orientation sensor
noNo
yesYes
Timelapse recording
noNo
noNo