Updated (January, 2013): Compare the Canon PowerShot A1400 vs Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

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Canon PowerShot A1300

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Canon PowerShot A1300

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Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

Screen size
Large screen
3.0"
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1300

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel
 
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differences

Advantages of the Canon A1300

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Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Tunnel vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
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Advantages of the Canon A3300 IS

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Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.7"
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More than 10% larger screen
Size Smaller 95x56x24 mm vs 95x62x30 mm
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Around 30% smaller
Thickness Thinner 1" vs 1.2"
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Around 20% thinner
Weight Lighter 149 g vs 174 g
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More than 10% lighter
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recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent compacts, and ignoring price

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        similarities

        Compared to recent compacts

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

        Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

        Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
        You could stitch photos in post
        Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
        CCD
        Supports RAW No RAW support Help
        Less editing fidelity
        HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
        You could do HDR manually
        Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
        1,600 ISO
        Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
        230k dots
        Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
        28 mm
        Movie format HD (720p) video Help
        A1300:720p @ 25fps
        A3300 IS:720p @ 30fps
        Zoom Poor zoom Help
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        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon PowerShot A2500

        Canon PowerShot A2500

        Compact

        $80

        Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
        Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

        Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

        Compact

        $225

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life
        Canon PowerShot A2200

        Canon PowerShot A2200

        Compact

        $74

        Light sensitivity (boost) Has boost light sensitivity
        Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
        Image stabilization Doesn't have image stabilization

        Canon PowerShot A1300 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon PowerShot A1400

        Canon PowerShot A1400

        Compact

        $137

        Lowest price Slightly cheaper
        Battery life Shorter battery life
        Canon PowerShot A1200

        Canon PowerShot A1200

        Compact

        $168

        Supports 24p Supports 24p
        Size Larger
        Weight Slightly heavier
        Canon PowerShot A810

        Canon PowerShot A810

        Compact

        $148 - $169

        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Samsung ST66

        Samsung ST66

        Digicam

        $147

        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Macro focus Worse macro capability
        Samsung ST72

        Samsung ST72

        Ultra compact

        $65

        Size Significantly smaller
        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Macro focus Worse macro capability

        Canon PowerShot A3300 IS Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Olympus TG-630 iHS

        Olympus TG-630 iHS

        Waterproof

        $149

        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
        Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
        Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH6

        Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH6

        Compact

        $160

        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Aperture Wider aperture
        Screen size Smaller screen
        Macro focus Worse macro capability
        Canon ELPH 300 HS

        Canon ELPH 300 HS

        Compact

        $185

        Supports 24p Supports 24p
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Screen size Smaller screen
        Canon ELPH 100 HS

        Canon ELPH 100 HS

        Compact

        $180

        Supports 24p Supports 24p
        Movie format Higher resolution movies

        appearance

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        discussion

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