Samsung WB30F vs Sony Alpha QX1

98 mm
58 mm
Samsung WB30F digital camera
vs
74 mm
70 mm
Sony Alpha QX1 digital camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Samsung WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Sensor type
CCD
CMOS
Sensor size
6.17 x 4.55 mm
23.2 x 15.4 mm
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

Image

Samsung WB30FSamsung WB30FSony 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 WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Digital zoom
4 x
2 x
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, 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 WB30FSamsung WB30FSony 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 WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Exposure compensation plus
2
3
Exposure compensation minus
-2
-3
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
1/3
Subject / scene modes
yesYes
noNo
Built-in flash
yesYes
yesYes
External flash
noNo
noNo
Self-timer
yesYes
yesYes
Metering modes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Multi
Manual settings
yesYes
yesYes

Videography features

Samsung WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Maximum resolution
1280, 720
1920, 1080
Supported file formats
JPEG
JPEG, RAW
Microphone
Mono
Stereo
Speaker
Mono
None
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Samsung WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Body type
Compact
Compact
Colour of product
Black, Blue, Pink, Purple, Red, White
Black
Weight
128 g
216 g
Width
98 mm
74 mm
Height
58 mm
70 mm
Length
17 mm
53 mm

Storage

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Storage types
SD, SDHC, SDXC
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC, Memory Stick Micro

Power

Samsung WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion

Connectivity

Samsung WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
USB version
2.0
2.0
Wireless
Built-In
Built-In
NFC
noNo
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes

Other features

Samsung WB30FSamsung WB30FSony Alpha QX1Sony Alpha QX1
GPS
noNo
noNo