Updated (January, 2013): Compare the Canon PowerShot A2500 vs Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Canon ELPH 100 HS

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Canon ELPH 100 HS

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Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 100 HS

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 24fps
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A2300 IS

We are not aware of any reasons to consider buying the Canon PowerShot A2300 IS over the Canon ELPH 100 HS.
 
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differences

Advantages of the Canon A2300 IS

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Weight Slightly lighter 125 g vs 140 g
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More than 10% lighter
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Advantages of the Canon 100 HS

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Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 24fps vs 720p @ 25fps
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Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video but at a lower frame rate
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies 240 fps vs None
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Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.7"
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More than 10% larger screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 3,200 ISO vs 1,600 ISO
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The 100 HS's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
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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
Size Fairly small Help
A2300 IS:95x54x20 mm
100 HS:93x55x19 mm
Thickness Thin Help
0.8"
Weight Light weight Help
A2300 IS:125 g
100 HS:140 g
Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
230k dots
Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
28 mm
Zoom Poor zoom Help
A2300 IS:5x
100 HS:4x

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Compact

$200

Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
Canon ELPH 510 HS

Canon ELPH 510 HS

Travel zoom

$171

Zoom Has slightly more zoom
Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Weight Is significantly heavier
Size Is slightly larger
Canon PowerShot A2500

Canon PowerShot A2500

Compact

$100

Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

Travel zoom

$129 - $167

Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
Size Is slightly larger
Canon ELPH 115 HS

Canon ELPH 115 HS

Travel zoom

Macro focus Slightly closer macro focusing
Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

Compact

$200

Thickness Is thicker
Shutter lag Has significantly more shutter lag
Canon PowerShot ELPH 135

Canon PowerShot ELPH 135

Travel zoom

$99 - $152

Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
Macro focus Slightly closer macro focusing
Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization
Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot A2300 IS Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

Ultra compact

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Wide angle Better wide angle
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Macro focus Worse macro capability
Nikon Coolpix S2600

Nikon Coolpix S2600

Compact

$169

Wide angle Better wide angle
Battery life Longer battery life
Macro focus Much worse macro capability
Aperture Narrower aperture
Samsung ST66

Samsung ST66

Digicam

$107

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Wide angle Better wide angle
Macro focus Worse macro capability
Longest exposure Shorter max exposures
Canon PowerShot A2400 IS

Canon PowerShot A2400 IS

Compact

$105

Canon ELPH 100 HS Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon ELPH 300 HS

Canon ELPH 300 HS

Compact

$130

Wide angle Better wide angle
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Screen size Smaller screen
Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS

Ultra compact

Size Slightly smaller
Shutter lag Slightly less shutter lag
Supports 24p No 24p support
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Canon Powershot S100

Canon Powershot S100

Pro digicam

$282

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Better wide angle
Size Significantly larger
Weight Heavier

appearance

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Canon PowerShot A2300 IS Canon ELPH 100 HS
Canon PowerShot A2300 IS Canon ELPH 100 HS

discussion

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