Canon A700 vs SX260
I've had a Canon A700 for about 6 years and it has treated me very well. Decided its finally time to upgrade to something new, so I've spent days pouring over cameras, websites, reviews, pictures, etc in order to find a new camera that fits my needs (for mostly outdoor daylight pictures)...
Pocketable point and shoot
and, most importantly, the absolute best picture quality I can get from a camera that meets the above requirements
So, fast forward to now. I ended up settling on the SX260. Very excitedly, brought it home, opened it up, and took some test shots. To my surprise, my 6 yearold A700 seems to do better in almost every situation than the brand new SX260. The A700 seems to be sharper and more realistic, while the SX260 only surpasses it in high zoom and low light.
So, am I doing something wrong? If so, what can I do to make my SX260 give better results? If not, does anyone have any other camera recommendations for me that would better fit what I'm looking for?
- Fujifilm X-T223.6%
- Nikon D50025.4%
- Nikon AF-S 105mm F1.4E8.2%
- Olympus M.Zuiko 12-100mm F47.5%
- Panasonic Lumix DMC-G857.2%
- Sigma 85mm F1.4 Art6.7%
- Sigma 50-100mm F1.8 Art5.1%
- Sony a63006.4%
- Sony Cyber-shot RX10 III3.7%
- Sony Cyber-shot RX100 V6.3%
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