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"
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 Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$699

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide angle Much better wide angle
Size Significantly larger
Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$330

Size Smaller
Fastest shutter speed Significantly faster max shutter speed
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Travel zoom

$208 - $249

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot A1300 Competitors

Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$330

Battery life Shorter battery life
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$279 body only

$330 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Screen size Much larger screen
Size Much larger
Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Travel zoom

$129 - $227

Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Battery life Shorter battery life

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