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

Canon PowerShot A1200 vs Canon PowerShot A1300

Winner
Canon PowerShot A1200

35

Canon PowerShot A1300

32

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"
Light-weight
Weight
185 g
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1300

Size
Really small
Compact (95×62×30 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1.2"
Weight
Light-weight
174 g
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 G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$585

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
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 SX200 IS

Canon PowerShot SX200 IS

Travel zoom

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Supports 24p No 24p support

Canon PowerShot A1300 Competitors

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$396 - $597 body only

$469 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Screen size Much larger screen
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$1,059

Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
Nikon Coolpix S3300

Nikon Coolpix S3300

Compact

$189

Size Significantly smaller
Wide angle Better wide angle
Battery life Shorter battery life

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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