Nikon S5200
Budget Compact Camera
vs Sony WX80
Budget Compact Camera

What’s good about the Nikon COOLPIX S5200

Best price $85
  • Significantly cheaper street price $85 vs $148
  • Bigger rear viewscreen 3.0″ vs 2.7″
  • Better video capture 1080p 30fps vs 1080i 60fps
  • Has 3D capture capabilities WX80 does not have 3D

What’s good about the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Best price
$148
  • Weighs a little bit less than the S5200 4.4 oz vs 5.2 oz
  • Smaller body size 7 in³ vs 8 in³
  • 44% more battery life 230 shots vs 160 shots
  • Better light sensitivity by 2 f-stops 12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
  • Longer optical zoom 8.0× vs 6.0×
  • Better built-in flash range 19′ vs 13′

What the Nikon S5200 and Sony WX80 have in common

  • Similar sensor resolutions 16 MP vs 16.2 MP
  • Similar image sensor size 28 in²
  • Similar viewscreen resolutions 460k dots
  • Both cameras are the same age January 2013 vs February 2013
  • Similar continuous shooting speed 10 shots per second
  • HDMI port
  • panorama mode
  • Wi-Fi

What’s missing from both the Nikon S5200 and the Sony WX80

  • No HDR processing
  • No GPS tagging
  • No waterproof housing
  • No external microphone jack
  • No RAW capture
  • No hot shoe
  • No flip out viewscreen

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