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"
Size
Really small
Compact 95x56x24 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
Thickness
Thin
1"
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A1300

Size
Really small
Compact 95x62x30 mm
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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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 A1200

        Canon PowerShot A1200

        Compact

        $168

        Supports 24p Records movies in 24p
        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Canon PowerShot A2500

        Canon PowerShot A2500

        Compact

        $80

        Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
        Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

        Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

        Compact

        $90 - $115

        Size Is slightly smaller
        Thickness Is thinner
        Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life
        Sony NEX-F3

        Sony NEX-F3

        Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

        $417 - $730 with 18-55mm lens

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Screen resolution Has a much higher resolution screen
        Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
        Thickness Is thicker
        Canon PowerShot ELPH 320 HS

        Canon ELPH 320 HS

        Compact

        $160 - $250

        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 ELPH 130 IS

        Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS

        Travel zoom

        $148

        Macro focus Slightly closer macro focusing
        Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

        Canon PowerShot A1300 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon PowerShot A1400

        Canon PowerShot A1400

        Compact

        $140

        Lowest price Slightly cheaper
        Battery life Shorter battery life
        Canon PowerShot A810

        Canon PowerShot A810

        Compact

        $149 - $169

        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

        Compact

        $154 - $163

        3D Takes 3D photos
        Size Significantly smaller
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Battery life Slightly shorter battery life
        Nikon Coolpix P7800

        Nikon Coolpix P7800

        Pro digicam

        $468 - $547

        External mic jack Has an external mic jack
        Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
        Size Much larger
        Weight Much heavier
        Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

        Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

        Waterproof

        $225 - $229

        Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
        Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Size Larger

        Canon PowerShot A3300 IS Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon ELPH 100 HS

        Canon ELPH 100 HS

        Compact

        $180

        Supports 24p Supports 24p
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Canon Rebel T3

        Canon Rebel T3

        Entry-level DSLR

        $276 - $290 body only

        $299 - $390 with 18-55mm lens

        Sensor size Much larger sensor
        Autofocus Faster autofocus
        Size Much larger
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Canon PowerShot A3400 IS

        Canon PowerShot A3400 IS

        Compact

        $129

        Touch screen Has a touch screen
        Size Smaller
        Canon PowerShot A3500 IS

        Canon PowerShot A3500 IS

        Compact

        $97

        Size Smaller
        Thickness Thinner
        Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
        Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

        Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

        Entry-level DSLR

        $681 with 18-55mm lens

        Sensor size Much larger sensor
        Autofocus Faster autofocus
        Size Much larger
        Weight Much heavier

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