Canon PowerShot SX530 HS vs Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

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Canon PowerShot SX530 HS
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has a maximum aperture of 6.5, but the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is only a 5.7 maximum aperture digital camera (0.8 bigger).
Smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 3.4 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 0.1 smaller than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (3.5).
25% smaller minimum ISO speed Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has a minimum ISO speed of 100, however the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 125 minimum ISO speed digital camera (25 bigger).
1 pixels higher display resolution Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has a display resolution of 461,000 pixels pixels, however the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is only a 460,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera (1 pixels lower).
Two more awards
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has 3 awards, but the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has 1 award.
9 Reasons For
Longer maximum focal length Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 105mmmm maximum focal length digital camera. That's 104mm longer than the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS (105mmmm).
15% shorter minimum focal length Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a minimum focal length of 21mmmm, however the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 24mmmm minimum focal length digital camera (3mm longer).
3 higher maximum ISO speed Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a maximum ISO speed of 6,400, however the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is only a 3,200 maximum ISO speed digital camera (3 lower).
98% lighter Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 224gg digital camera. That's 218g lighter than the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS (224gg). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

A lot shorter Edit
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is 64.1mmmm tall, but the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is an 81.7mmmm tall digital camera (17.6mm taller).
64.3mm thinner Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 27.6mmmm deep digital camera, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 91.9mmmm deep digital camera (64.3mm thicker).
7.1mm narrower Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 112.9mmmm wide digital camera, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 120mmmm wide digital camera (7.1mm wider).
Ninety more shots per battery charge Edit
The number of shots per battery charge on the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is 300 shots, but the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS only takes 210 shots shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Expert reviews are better
Based on 1 review, the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has an average expert review score of 80%, however the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has an average rating of 73% (based on 18 reviews).

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
104x shorter maximum focal length Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 1,200mmmm maximum focal length digital camera. That's 104mm shorter than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (105mmmm).
3mm longer minimum focal length Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has a minimum focal length of 24mmmm, whereas the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 21mmmm minimum focal length digital camera (3mm shorter).
3 lower maximum ISO speed Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has a maximum ISO speed of 3,200, whereas the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 6,400 maximum ISO speed digital camera (3 higher).
50% heavier Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 442gg digital camera. That's 218g heavier than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 (224gg). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

22% taller Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has a height of 81.7mmmm, however the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 64.1mmmm tall digital camera (17.6mm shorter).
Hugely thicker Edit
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is 91.9mmmm deep, but the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 27.6mmmm deep digital camera (64.3mm thinner).
7.1mm wider Edit
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is 120mmmm wide, but the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 112.9mmmm wide digital camera (7.1mm narrower).
Ninety less shots per battery charge Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS takes 210 shots shots per battery charge, however the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 only takes 300 shots shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

One month older
The Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is older than the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 by one month.
Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is only 73%, whereas the average expert rating of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is 80% (based on 1 review).
6 Reasons Against
0.8 bigger maximum aperture Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a maximum aperture of 5.7, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 6.5 maximum aperture digital camera (0.8 smaller).
Larger minimum aperture Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is a 3.5 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 0.1 larger than the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS (3.5).
Bigger minimum ISO speed Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a minimum ISO speed of 125, but the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 100 minimum ISO speed digital camera (25 smaller).
1 pixels lower display resolution Edit
The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a display resolution of 460,000 pixels pixels, but the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS is a 461,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera (1 pixels higher).
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Fewer awards
Whilst the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has received 1 award, the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has received 3 awards.

Awards

3 Awards
Camera Labs: Highly Recommended
ua.gecid.com: Easy to Use
vido.com.ua: Recommended
1 Award
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended

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Date Released

24 months Ago 23 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
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Megapixel Count
16MP 16MP
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3072
 3456 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2448
 3264 x 2176
 2448 x 2448
 3264 x 1832
 2048 x 1536
 1536 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 640 x 424
 480 x 480
 640 x 360
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3072
 3456 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2448
 3264 x 2176
 2448 x 2448
 3264 x 1832
 2048 x 1536
 1536 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 640 x 424
 480 x 480
 640 x 360
Maximum Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
Image Format
 JPG
 EXIF
 JPG
 EXIF
Total Megapixel Count
16.8MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Maximum Waterproof Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 15m
Maximum Freezeproof Temperature
Unknown - Click to provide data -10°C
Body Material
 Metal
 Metal
Protection Feature
 Water resistant
 Dust resistant
 Shock resistant
 Freeze resistant
 Crash proof
 Water resistant
 Dust resistant
 Shock resistant
 Freeze resistant
 Crash proof
Freezeproof
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Crash Proof
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Lens System

Optical Zoom
50x 5x
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Digital Zoom
4x 4x
Maximum Aperture
6.5
BEST
5.7
Minimum Aperture
3.4
BEST
3.5
Maximum Focal Length
1,200mm 105mm
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Minimum Focal Length
24mm 21mm
BEST
Focal Length Range
4.3 - 215 3.74 - 18.7
Lens Structure
13/10 10/8
Combined Zoom
200x Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 multi point
 Single Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Face detection
 spot
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Spot Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 single
 multi point
 Single Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Face detection
 spot
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Spot Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01m
Normal Focusing Range
4.3 - 215 0.1 - ∞
Macro Focusing Range
0 - 0.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual Focusing Range
1.3 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Auto Mode Focusing Range
1.3 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
BEST
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Speed
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 800
 1600
 3200
 Auto
 64
 125
 640
 6400
 25
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 800
 1600
 3200
 Auto
 64
 125
 640
 6400
 25
Maximum ISO Speed
3,200 6,400
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Minimum ISO Speed
100
BEST
125
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
15s 4s
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Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s

Flash

Flash Mode
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Fill-in
Tele Flash Range
1.3 - 3 0.1 - 2.5
Flash Recharging Time
10s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range
0.5 - 5 0.12 - 4
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
BEST
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MOV
 H.264
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MOV
 H.264
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280x720@30fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280x720@30fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 1280×720@60fps
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Audio Format
 AAC++
 LPCM
 PCM
 AAC++
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Internal Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 37MB
Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 128GB
Memory Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
461,000 pixels
BEST
460,000 pixels
Display Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Fluorescent H
 Underwater
 Sunny
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Fluorescent H
 Underwater
 Sunny
Shooting Mode
 Auto
 Program
 Manual
 Auto
 Program
 Manual
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Skin tones
 Vivid
 Muted
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Skin tones
 Vivid
 Muted
Self-Timer
2,10 2,10
Maximum Playback Zoom
10x 10x
Image Editing Mode
 Resizing
 Crop
 Resizing
 Crop
Camera File System
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF
Playback Mode
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
Built-In Processor
Unknown - Click to provide data TruePic VII
Scene Mode
 Fireworks
 Night
 Portrait
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Landscape
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Sports
 Sunset
 Underwater
 Fireworks
 Night
 Portrait
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Cuisine
 Documents
 Landscape
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Sports
 Sunset
 Underwater
Display Language
 Multi
 Multi

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
442g 224g
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Height
81.7mm 64.1mm
BEST
Depth
91.9mm 27.6mm
BEST
Width
120mm 112.9mm
BEST
Weight Including Battery
442g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 1
Battery Size
NB-6LH LI-50B
Battery Capacity
1,060mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Shot Per Battery Charge
210 shots 300 shots
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Battery Voltage
3.7V Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Viewer 3
Included Cable
 USB
 USB
BEST

Other Features

Software CD
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Technical Details

Image Processor
 DIGIC 4+
 DIGIC 4+
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