Updated (August 2011): Compare the Canon ELPH 300 HS vs Nikon Coolpix AW100

Canon ELPH 300 HS vs Nikon Coolpix AW100

Winner
Canon ELPH 300 HS

54

Nikon Coolpix AW100

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)
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Thin
Thickness
0.8"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix AW100

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Screen size
Large screen
3"
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Waterproof
Waterproof
Great at the beach

galleries

Explore our gallery of 23 sample photos taken by the Canon ELPH 300 HS.
Explore our gallery of 21 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix AW100.

competitors

Canon ELPH 300 HS Competitors

Canon ELPH 310 HS

Canon ELPH 310 HS

Travel zoom

$190

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS

Travel zoom

$229

Weight Slightly lighter
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix AW120

Nikon Coolpix AW120

Waterproof

$250

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen type Has an OLED screen
Size Larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Waterproof

$136 - $168

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$397

Aperture Wider aperture
Battery life Significantly longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

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Avatar for Elfx Elfx (5:16 AM, September 05, 2012)
"Around 4x longer exposures", may be you want to enhance the information, like " or 2 stops longer exposure" :)