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

Canon PowerShot A1200 vs Canon PowerShot A1300

Winner
Canon PowerShot A1200

33

Canon PowerShot A1300

30

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)
Thin
Thickness
1.2"
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Tunnel
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1300

Size
Really small
Compact (95×62×30 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1.2"
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel

galleries

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

$305

Size Smaller
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

Compact

$240

Size Significantly smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot A810

Canon PowerShot A810

Compact

$250

Size Smaller
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
Supports 24p No 24p support

Canon PowerShot A1300 Competitors

Canon PowerShot A1100 IS

Canon PowerShot A1100 IS

Compact

$350

Weight Lighter
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$305

Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
Sony SLT A37

Sony SLT A37

Entry-level DSLR

$522 with 18-55mm lens

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Battery life Much longer battery life
Size Much larger

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