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Nikon Coolpix L26

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Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A2200

Size
Really small
Super compact 93x55x22 mm
True resolution
High true resolution
9.8 MP
Macro focus
Great macro
3 cm
Thickness
Thin
0.9"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L26

Screen size
Large screen
3.0"
Size
Really small
Compact 96x60x29 mm
True resolution
High true resolution
9.7 MP
Thickness
Thin
1.1"
 
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differences

Advantages of the Canon A2200

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Aperture Wider aperture f/2.8 vs f/3.2
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At its widest zoom, the A2200's lens captures marginally more light (0.4 f-stops)
Macro focus Much better macro capability 3 cm vs 10 cm
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Focus on subjects 3.3x closer to the lens
Size Smaller 93x55x22 mm vs 96x60x29 mm
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Around 30% smaller
Thickness Thinner 0.9" vs 1.1"
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More than 20% thinner
Weight Lighter 135 g vs 164 g
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Around 20% lighter
Longest exposure Longer exposures 15s vs 4s
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Around 4x longer exposures
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Advantages of the Nikon L26

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Screen size Significantly larger screen 3.0" vs 2.7"
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More than 10% larger screen
Wide angle Better wide angle 26 mm vs 28 mm
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Around 10% better wide angle
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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

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Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
CCD
HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
3D Neither camera can take 3D photos Help
No 3d support
Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
230k dots
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Zoom Poor zoom Help
A2200:4x
L26:5x

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

Compact

$73

Wide angle Has a slightly narrower wide angle lens
Canon ELPH 100 HS

Canon ELPH 100 HS

Compact

$180

Movie format Records higher quality movies
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Wide angle Has a slightly narrower wide angle lens
Nikon Coolpix S3100

Nikon Coolpix S3100

Ultra compact

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Panorama Creates panoramas in-camera
Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot A2200 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Coolpix S2500

Nikon Coolpix S2500

Compact

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide angle Better wide angle
Aperture Narrower aperture
Macro focus Significantly worse macro capability
Canon PowerShot A2500

Canon PowerShot A2500

Compact

$75 - $126

Size Slightly smaller
Thickness Slightly thinner
Panasonic Lumix FZ70

Panasonic Lumix FZ70

Super zoom

$265 - $298

Zoom Much more zoom
Wide angle Much better wide angle
Size Much larger
Thickness Much thicker
Nikon D1

Nikon D1

Pro DSLR

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Size Much larger
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Canon PowerShot A1200

Canon PowerShot A1200

Compact

$99

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Size Significantly larger
Thickness Thicker

Nikon Coolpix L26 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Coolpix L25

Nikon Coolpix L25

Compact

$93 - $119

Macro focus Much better macro capability
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Sensor size Smaller sensor
Nikon Coolpix L27

Nikon Coolpix L27

Compact

$68 - $73

Screen size Significantly smaller screen
Nikon Coolpix L28

Nikon Coolpix L28

Compact

$84 - $87

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Battery life Longer battery life
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS6

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS6

Compact

Aperture Wider aperture
Thickness Slightly thinner
Screen size Significantly smaller screen
Macro focus Significantly worse macro capability
Canon PowerShot A1400

Canon PowerShot A1400

Compact

$68 - $103

Aperture Wider aperture
Macro focus Much better macro capability
Screen size Significantly smaller screen
Wide angle Worse wide angle

appearance

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Canon PowerShot A2200 Nikon Coolpix L26

discussion

Canon PowerShot A2200
PowerShot A2200
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Nikon Coolpix L26
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