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

40

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 110 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Compact

$349

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

Canon ELPH 100 HS

Compact

$160

Screen size Much larger screen
Lowest price Cheaper
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
Canon PowerShot ELPH 180

Canon PowerShot ELPH 180

Travel zoom

$119 - $129

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

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$240 - $347

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen type Has an OLED screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix S33

Nikon Coolpix S33

Waterproof

$83 - $140

Aperture Wider aperture
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix AW110

Nikon Coolpix AW110

Waterproof

$707

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
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" :)