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

Canon PowerShot A1200 vs Canon PowerShot A1300

Winner
Canon PowerShot A1200

44

Canon PowerShot A1300

40

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1200

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
28 mm
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)
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
28 mm
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 G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$391

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Viewfinder No viewfinder
Samsung ES30

Samsung ES30

Compact

$101

Size Much smaller
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Travel zoom

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Significantly larger

Canon PowerShot A1300 Competitors

Pentax Optio RZ18

Pentax Optio RZ18

Travel zoom

Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Significantly larger
Sony NEX F3

Sony NEX F3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot A810

Canon PowerShot A810

Compact

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