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Old Aug 2, 2003, 3:51 PM   #1
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Default Sony DSC 717 vs Minolta 7hi???

I have been reading up on these 2 cameras, and finding little bad about each one. Does anyone have strong preference for one vs the other? I know they are not the same price or anything, but I am having my first child, and don't want to miss anything.

Beyond image quality, I want quick shot to shot, and power on to shot times. I want it to be easy to use (for the wife), but be able to play with everything (for me).

Let me know what you guys think.

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Old Aug 2, 2003, 6:19 PM   #3
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in addition to my ans on the other forum you posted a 7Hi in high mode and shooting and extra fine quality (2.5:1 comp jpg) and full res depending on the light 9 frames at 3fps. then you will wait for the buffer to clear which will take about 45-50 secs to clear. these are big low comp jpgs. go lower res and get more shots before buffering out. at 1280x960 your out 20+ shots

depending on the cf card you put in the start up is about 2 secs
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