Samsung SL720 (PL70) vs Samsung ST6500

Full Comparison

Sensor

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
Sensor type
CCD
CCD
Sensor size
6.08 x 4.56 mm
6.08 x 4.56 mm
Sensor photo detectors
12 megapixels
16 megapixels
Effective pixels
12 Mpx
16 Mpx
Image ratio w:h
4:3, 16:9
4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max resolution
4000, 3000
4608, 3456
Other resolutions
3984x2656, 3968x2232, 3264x2448, 2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1920x1080, 1024x768
4608x3072, 4608x2592 , 3648x2736, 2592x1944, 1984x1488, 1920x1080, 1024x768

Image

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
ISO Auto
yesYes
yesYes
ISO minimum
80
80
ISO maximum
1600
3200
Image stabilization
noNo
noNo
Uncompressed format
noNo
noNo

Optics & Focus

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
Optical zoom
3.6 x
5 x
Digital zoom
5 x
5 x
Focal length equiv
28–102 mm
26–130 mm
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View
Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Single
Manual focus
noNo
noNo

Screen / viewfinder

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
Articulated LCD
Fixed
Fixed
Touch screen
noNo
yesYes
Viewfinder
None
None

Photography features

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
Shutter priority
noNo
noNo
Manual exposure mode
noNo
noNo
Exposure compensation plus
2
2
Exposure compensation minus
-2
-2
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
1/3
Subject / scene modes
yesYes
yesYes
Metering modes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot

Videography features

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
Maximum resolution
800, 592
1280, 720
Microphone
Mono
Mono

Dimensions

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
Body type
Ultracompact
Ultracompact
Width
3.62 in
4.02 in
Height
2.40 in
2.24 in
Length
0.91 in
0.75 in

Connectivity

Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung SL720 (PL70)Samsung ST6500Samsung ST6500
USB version
2.0
2.0
HDMI
noNo
yesYes