Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon ELPH 300 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Canon ELPH 300 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Winner
Canon ELPH 300 HS

62

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

42

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 300 HS

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Really small
Size
Super compact (92×56×20 mm)
Thin
Thickness
0.8"
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Zoom
Great zoom
20x
Screen size
Large screen
3"
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 23 sample photos taken by the Canon ELPH 300 HS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.

competitors

Canon ELPH 300 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$449

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Canon ELPH 100 HS

Canon ELPH 100 HS

Compact

$160

Screen size Much larger screen
Lowest price Cheaper
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Travel zoom

$120 - $149

Zoom Slightly more zoom
Lowest price Cheaper
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

Casio Exilim EX-Z60

Casio Exilim EX-Z60

Compact

$140

Size Much smaller
Aperture Wider aperture
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$218 - $249

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Size Significantly smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Olympus Stylus 800

Olympus Stylus 800

Compact

Aperture Wider aperture
Size Smaller
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion

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