The Samsung NV24HD is mostly gets compared to other compacts. The Samsung NV24HD's top rivals come from Canon (such as the Powershot S100 and the PowerShot S110)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NV24HD compared to other compact competitors include: it is much smaller (super compact (99×61×19 mm) vs compact (99×60×28 mm)) and is thinner (0.7" vs 1.1").

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/2.8 vs f/2), has a much smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 461k dots), much lower maximum light sensitivity (1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and doesn't have a touch screen.

Canon Powershot S100

Canon Powershot S100
3 years newer
$382

Significant advantages of the S100 (vs the NV24HD)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the S100 (vs the NV24HD)

  • Much larger: Compact (99×60×28 mm) vs Super compact (99×61×19 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 1.1" vs 0.7"

common strengths of the S100 and NV24HD

  • Wide aperture: f/2 vs f/2.8
  • Good wide angle: 24 mm vs 24 mm
  • Very small: Compact (99×60×28 mm) vs Super compact (99×61×19 mm)

Canon PowerShot S110

Canon PowerShot S110
4 years newer
$439

Significant advantages of the S110 (vs the NV24HD)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 1,600 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the S110 (vs the NV24HD)

  • Much larger: Compact (99×59×27 mm) vs Super compact (99×61×19 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 1.1" vs 0.7"

common strengths of the S110 and NV24HD

  • Wide aperture: f/2 vs f/2.8
  • Good wide angle: 24 mm vs 24 mm
  • Very small: Compact (99×59×27 mm) vs Super compact (99×61×19 mm)