The Olympus D-340R is mostly gets compared to travel zooms. The Olympus D-340R's top rivals come from Canon (such as the PowerShot ELPH 130 IS)

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Olympus D-340R compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.2).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (36 mm vs 28 mm), is much larger (mid size (128×65×45 mm) vs super compact (95×56×21 mm)), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), is older (january 1999 vs january 2013) and is thicker (1.8" vs 0.8").

Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS
14 years newer
$196

Significant advantages of the ELPH 130 IS (vs the D-340R)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 36 mm
  • Much smaller: Super compact (95×56×21 mm) vs Mid size (128×65×45 mm)
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the ELPH 130 IS (vs the D-340R)

  • None found

common strengths of the ELPH 130 IS and D-340R

  • None found