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

56

Nikon Coolpix AW100

43

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 300 HS

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.7
Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Really small
Size
Super compact (92×56×20 mm)
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
 

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 PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Travel zoom

$125 - $149

Zoom Slightly more zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon IXUS 255 HS

Canon IXUS 255 HS

Travel zoom

$404

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500

Travel zoom

$348

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$339 - $349

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen type Has an OLED screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix S33

Nikon Coolpix S33

Waterproof

$116

Aperture Wider aperture
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix AW110

Nikon Coolpix AW110

Waterproof

$370

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Size Larger

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" :)