Updated (January 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS vs Nikon Coolpix S8200

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS vs Nikon Coolpix S8200

Winner
Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

56

Nikon Coolpix S8200

42

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.7
Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Really small
Size
Super compact (93×57×20 mm)
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S8200

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
961k dots
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Battery life
Great battery life
250 shots

Items often bought with the Canon ELPH 110 HS or Nikon S8200

galleries

Explore our gallery of 8 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS.
Explore our gallery of 37 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix S8200.

differences

Advantages of the Canon ELPH 110 HS

Report a correction
High-speed framerate
Records high-speed movies
240 fps vs None
Help
Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
Size
Much smaller
93×57×20 mm vs 104×59×33 mm
Help
Around 50% smaller
Supports 24p
Supports 24p
Yes vs No
Help
Get that real film feel
Aperture
Wider aperture
f/2.7 vs f/3.3
Help
At its widest zoom, the ELPH 110 HS's lens captures slightly more light (0.6 f-stops)
Wide angle
Better wide angle
24 mm vs 25 mm
Help
Almost the same
Thickness
Much thinner
0.8" vs 1.3"
Help
Around 40% thinner
Weight
Significantly lighter
135 g vs 213 g
Help
Around 40% lighter
Lowest price
Cheaper
$250.00 vs $438.22
Help
The best price we've seen is $188 cheaper (more than 40% less)
Longest exposure
Longer exposures
15s vs 4s
Help
Around 4x longer exposures
Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Learn more about
the Canon ELPH 110 HS

Advantages of the Nikon S8200

Report a correction
Screen resolution
Significantly higher resolution screen
961k dots vs 461k dots
Help
More than 2x higher resolution screen
Panorama
Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes vs No
Help
Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Zoom
More zoom
14x vs 5x
Help
Around 8x more zoom
Battery life
Significantly longer battery life
250 shots vs 170 shots
Help
Around 50% more shots per battery charge
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
6 fps vs 2 fps
Help
3x faster continuous shooting
Macro focus
Better macro capability
1.0 cm vs 3.0 cm
Help
Focus on subjects 3x closer to the lens
Fastest shutter speed
Significantly faster max shutter speed
1/4000s vs 1/2000s
Help
2x faster max shutter speed
Nikon Coolpix S8200 Learn more about
the Nikon S8200
vs

recommendations

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

Snapsort Recommends
Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS 56
Retailer
    Style
      Color
        You save
        vs
        42 Nikon Coolpix S8200 Nikon Coolpix S8200
        Retailer
          Style
            Color
              You save

              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Movie format Full HD (1080p) video Help
              ELPH 110 HS1080p @ 24fps
              S82001080p @ 30fps
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Sensor type Better sensor types Help
              Better in low light
              Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              3,200 ISO
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              No significant shared competitors found.

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 350 HS (IXUS 275 HS)

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 350 HS (IXUS 275 HS)

              Travel zoom

              GPS Has a GPS
              Zoom More zoom
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 (IXUS 160)

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 (IXUS 160)

              Travel zoom

              Battery life Longer battery life
              Zoom Slightly more zoom
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Canon IXUS 255 HS

              Canon IXUS 255 HS

              Travel zoom

              $335

              Continuous shooting Shoots faster
              Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Size Larger
              Canon PowerShot S120

              Canon PowerShot S120

              Pro digicam

              $349

              Aperture Significantly wider aperture
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Size Significantly larger
              Canon PowerShot S110

              Canon PowerShot S110

              Pro digicam

              $260

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Size Larger
              Weight Significantly heavier

              Nikon Coolpix S8200 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix S7000

              Nikon Coolpix S7000

              Travel zoom

              $177 - $197

              Zoom More zoom
              Size Smaller
              Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
              Battery life Shorter battery life
              Nikon Coolpix S8100

              Nikon Coolpix S8100

              Travel zoom

              $360

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Continuous shooting Shoots faster
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Samsung WB150F

              Samsung WB150F

              Travel zoom

              $190

              Size Smaller
              Zoom More zoom
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
              Nikon Coolpix S9300

              Nikon Coolpix S9300

              Travel zoom

              $244

              3D Takes 3D photos
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Macro focus Significantly worse macro capability
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Nikon Coolpix S9900

              Nikon Coolpix S9900

              Travel zoom

              $249 - $297

              Zoom Much more zoom
              Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
              Size Much larger
              Aperture Narrower aperture

              appearance

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Nikon Coolpix S8200
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Nikon Coolpix S8200
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Nikon Coolpix S8200

              discussion

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS
              PowerShot ELPH 110 HS
              Canon

              Report a correction
              Nikon Coolpix S8200
              Coolpix S8200
              Nikon

              Report a correction

              Showing 0 comments