Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot A1200 vs Canon PowerShot A1300

Canon PowerShot A1200 vs Canon PowerShot A1300

Winner
Canon PowerShot A1200

38

Canon PowerShot A1300

34

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1200

24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Really small
Size
Compact (99×64×30 mm)
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
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Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1300

Size
Really small
Compact (95×62×30 mm)
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
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Explore our gallery of 19 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot A1200.

competitors

Canon PowerShot A1200 Competitors

Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$300

Size Smaller
Weight Slightly lighter
Supports 24p No 24p support
Olympus VR-340

Olympus VR-340

Travel zoom

$120

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Supports 24p No 24p support
Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Ultra compact

$170

Size Much smaller
Wide angle Better wide angle
Supports 24p No 24p support

Canon PowerShot A1300 Competitors

Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$300

Battery life Shorter battery life
Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

Compact

$220

Screen size Much larger screen
Size Smaller
Viewfinder No viewfinder
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$350 body only

$349 - $400 with 12-32mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder No viewfinder

discussion

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Luxornet (7:38 PM, March 19, 2012)
Something is wrong here!
A1300 is better than A1200.
Both camera has HD movie!
See:http://www.usa.canon.com/cusa/consumer/products/cameras/digital_cameras/powershot_a1300#Specifications