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

51

Nikon Coolpix AW100

39

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 300 HS

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.7
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

Screen size
Large screen
3"
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Waterproof
Waterproof
Great at the beach
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard

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 PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Compact

$270

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Size Slightly larger
Canon ELPH 100 HS

Canon ELPH 100 HS

Compact

$169

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Lowest price Cheaper
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
Fujifilm FinePix S4000

Fujifilm FinePix S4000

Super zoom

$256

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Size Much larger

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$251 - $347

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen type Has an OLED screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix W100

Nikon Coolpix W100

Digicam

$157

Aperture Wider aperture
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
Size Much larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Waterproof

$148 - $168

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

discussion

Canon ELPH 300 HS
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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" :)