The Samsung ES17 is mostly gets compared to ultra compacts. The Samsung ES17's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix S220)

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung ES17 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it has image stabilization (digital vs none) and is newer (july 2009 vs february 2009).

However, on average it is slightly larger (compact (94×63×25 mm) vs ultra compact (90×56×18 mm)) and is thicker (1" vs 0.7").

Nikon Coolpix S220

Nikon Coolpix S220
5 months older
$237

Significant advantages of the S220 (vs the ES17)

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Significant disadvantages of the S220 (vs the ES17)

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common strengths of the S220 and ES17

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