overview Megapixels

Megapixels Megapixels
12 MP

More megapixels is meant to mean more detail in your images, however many cameras have large advertised megapixel values but do not actually capture better images. Check out Snapsort's true resolution for the real deal.

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Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 2 recent compacts, 2 have (significantly) better megapixels than the Canon Powershot S100.

Canon Powershot S100
12 MP
Best
15.9 MP
Average
15.9 MP
Min
15.9 MP