Canon EOS M10 vs Samsung NX500

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Canon EOS M10
Samsung NX500

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is a 40 maximum aperture digital camera. That's 34.4 smaller than the Samsung NX500 (5.6).
11% lighter Edit
The Canon EOS M10 has a weight of 265gg, however the Samsung NX500 is a 292gg digital camera (27g heavier). 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.

Thinner Edit
Canon EOS M10 is 35mmmm deep. That's 7.5mm thinner than the Samsung NX500 (42.5mmmm).
Narrower Edit
Canon EOS M10 is 108mmmm wide. That's 11.5mm narrower than the Samsung NX500 (119.5mmmm).
Cheaper by $499
The Canon EOS M10 is $499.04 cheaper than the Samsung NX500.
9 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock.
9 Reasons For
10.2MP higher megapixel count Edit
The Samsung NX500 has a megapixel count of 28.2MPMP, but the Canon EOS M10 is only an 18MPMP digital camera (10.2MP lower). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

12.2MP more total megapixel count Edit
The Samsung NX500 has a total megapixel count of 30.7MPMP, however the Canon EOS M10 is only an 18.5MPMP digital camera (12.2MP less).
One hundred and fifty-six more auto focus points Edit
The number of auto focus points on the Samsung NX500 is 205, but the Canon EOS M10 only has 49 auto focus points.
Shorter flash sync-speed Edit
The Samsung NX500 is a 0.01ss flash sync-speed digital camera. That's 0.99s shorter than the Canon EOS M10 (0.01ss).
A little shorter Edit
The Samsung NX500 has a height of 63.6mmmm, however the Canon EOS M10 is a 66.6mmmm tall digital camera (3mm taller).
One hundred and fifteen more shots per battery charge Edit
The Samsung NX500 takes 370 shots shots per battery charge, however the Canon EOS M10 only takes 255 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.

Eleven more awards
The Samsung NX500 has 13 awards, but the Canon EOS M10 has 2 awards.
Expert reviews are better
Based on 63 reviews, the Samsung NX500 has an average expert review score of 85%, whereas the Canon EOS M10 has an average rating of 76% (based on 26 reviews).
User reviews are a bit better
Based on 26 reviews, the Samsung NX500 has an average user review score of 92%, whereas the Canon EOS M10 has an average rating of 91% (based on 13 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
Lower megapixel count Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is an 18MPMP digital camera. That's 10.2MP lower than the Samsung NX500 (28.2MPMP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

Less total megapixel count Edit
The Canon EOS M10 is an 18.5MPMP digital camera. That's 12.2MP less than the Samsung NX500 (30.7MPMP).
Only 49 auto focus points Edit
The number of auto focus points on the Canon EOS M10 is 49, but the Samsung NX500 only has 205 auto focus points.
0.99s longer flash sync-speed Edit
The Canon EOS M10 has a flash sync-speed of 1ss, however the Samsung NX500 is a 0.01ss flash sync-speed digital camera (0.99s shorter).
5% taller Edit
The Canon EOS M10 has a height of 66.6mmmm. That's 3mm taller than the Samsung NX500 (63.6mmmm).
Only 255 shots shots per battery charge Edit
The Canon EOS M10 takes 255 shots shots per battery charge, however the Samsung NX500 only takes 370 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.

Eleven less awards
The Canon EOS M10 has only received 2 awards, but the Samsung NX500 has received 13 awards.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The average expert rating of the Canon EOS M10 is only 76%, whereas the average expert rating of the Samsung NX500 is 85% (based on 63 reviews).
User review Rating is slightly Worse
The average user rating of the Canon EOS M10 is 91%, whereas the average user rating of the Samsung NX500 is 92% (based on 26 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
34.4 bigger maximum aperture Edit
The Samsung NX500 has a maximum aperture of 5.6, but the Canon EOS M10 is a 40 maximum aperture digital camera (34.4 smaller).
10% heavier Edit
The Samsung NX500 is a 292gg digital camera. That's 27g heavier than the Canon EOS M10 (292gg). 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.

Thicker Edit
Samsung NX500 is 42.5mmmm deep, but the Canon EOS M10 is a 35mmmm deep digital camera (7.5mm thinner).
11.5mm wider Edit
Samsung NX500 is 119.5mmmm wide, but the Canon EOS M10 is a 108mmmm wide digital camera (11.5mm narrower).
$499 more expensive
The Samsung NX500 is more expensive than the Canon EOS M10 by $499.04.
Fewer sellers
Only 9 sellers sells the Samsung NX500, but 18 shops sell the Canon EOS M10. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this digital camera, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Ten months older
The Samsung NX500 is older than the Canon EOS M10 by ten months.

Awards

2 Awards
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13 Awards
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Digital Versus: 5 Star
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Trusted Reviews: Recommended

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Average User Rating

Date Released

12 months Ago 22 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 MILC
 MILC
Megapixel Count
18MP 28.2MP
BEST
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 5184 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
 5184 x 2912
 4320 x 2880
 3456 x 3456
 2880 x 1920
 2560 x 1920
 2304 x 1536
 2048 x 1536
 720 x 480
 640 x 480
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2176
 3328 x 1872
BEST
 5184 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
 5184 x 2912
 4320 x 2880
 3456 x 3456
 2880 x 1920
 2560 x 1920
 2304 x 1536
 2048 x 1536
 720 x 480
 640 x 480
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2176
 3328 x 1872
Maximum Image Resolution
 6480 x 4320
 6480 x 4320
BEST
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 MPO
 RAW
 JPG
 MPO
Full-Frame Sensor Size
22.3 x 14.9 23.5 x 15.7
Total Megapixel Count
18.5MP 30.7MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Sensor Format
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Maximum Aperture
40
BEST
5.6
Minimum Aperture
3.5 3.5
Maximum Focal Length
72mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length
24mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
15 - 45 16 - 50
Lens
 Wide-angle
 Wide-angle
Lens Structure
10/9 9/8
Lens Mount Interface
 Canon EF
 Canon EF-M
 Samsung NX
 Canon EF
 Canon EF-M
 Samsung NX
Diaphragm Blades
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
49mm 43mm

Focusing

Auto Focus
 servo
 tracking
 Face tracking
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 One Shot Focus
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 servo
 tracking
 Face tracking
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 One Shot Focus
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
0.25m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus Point
49 205
BEST
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Speed
 Auto
 64
 80
 100
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 160
 200
 320
 1600
 3200
 Auto
 64
 80
 100
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 160
 200
 320
 1600
 3200
Maximum ISO Speed
25,600 25,600
Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Partial
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Partial
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Auto
 Manual
 Fill-in
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Auto
 Manual
 Fill-in
Flash Guide
5m Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Sync-Speed
1s 0.01s
BEST
Tele Flash Range
1.6 - 46.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Recharging Time
3s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range
1.6 - 22.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
BEST
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 4096 x 2160
 4096 x 2160
BEST
JPEG Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60fps
Video Format
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 AVI
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 AVI
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Resolution and Capture Speed
 3840x2160@30fps
 4096x2160@24fps
 3840x2160@30fps
 4096x2160@24fps
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 4K Ultra HD
 Full HD
 4K Ultra HD

Audio

Audio Format
 LC-AAC
 AAC++
BEST
 LC-AAC
 AAC++

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 64GB
Memory Slot
1 1

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 Super AMOLED
 Super AMOLED
BEST
Field of View
100% 100%
Display Resolution
1,040,000 pixels
BEST
1,036,000 pixels

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
USB Connector
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B
 Micro-USB
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B
 Micro-USB

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Manual
 Fluorescent
Shooting Mode
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
 Auto
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
 Auto
Photo Effect
 Art
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Calm
 Vivid
 Art
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Calm
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,10 2,30
Maximum Playback Zoom
10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing Mode
 Rotating
 Rotating
Camera File System
 DCF 2.0
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
BEST
 DCF 2.0
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
Playback Mode
 Single image
 Slide show
 Single image
 Slide show
Built-In Processor
DIGIC 6 DRIMe V
Scene Mode
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Self-portrait
 Food
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Self-portrait
 Food
Display Language
 Multi
 Multi
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 SRP
 CRO
 PER
 VIE
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 HEB
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 SRP
 CRO
 PER
 VIE

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
265g
BEST
292g
Height
66.6mm 63.6mm
BEST
Depth
35mm
BEST
42.5mm
Width
108mm
BEST
119.5mm
Lens Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 111g
Lens Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 31mm
Lens Diameter
301mm
BEST
64.8mm
Weight Including Battery
301g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 1
Battery Size
LP-E12 BP1130
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,130mAh
Shot Per Battery Charge
255 shots 370 shots
BEST

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 32 - 104
Relative Humidity Operating Range
0 - 85 5 - 85
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Digital Photo Professional, Picture Style Editor, EOS Utility, Image Transfer Utility ILauncher, Power Media Player, Samsung Movie Converter, Samsung Raw Converter, Samsung DNG converter
Included Cable
 USB
 HDMI
BEST
 USB
 HDMI
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