Updated (February 2011): Compare the Canon ELPH 300 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78 vs Canon ELPH 300 HS

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78

51

Canon ELPH 300 HS

49

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Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.5
Large screen
Screen size
3.5"
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
 

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 300 HS

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.7

galleries

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

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78 Competitors

Olympus Stylus SH-50 iHS

Olympus Stylus SH-50 iHS

Travel zoom

$250

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Zoom Significantly more zoom
Size Much larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1

Pro digicam

$840

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Wider aperture
Screen size Much smaller screen
Panasonic Lumix FX80

Panasonic Lumix FX80

Compact

$277

Size Slightly smaller
Fastest shutter speed Significantly faster max shutter speed
Screen size Much smaller screen

Canon ELPH 300 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Compact

$285

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

Travel zoom

$209

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

Travel zoom

$119 - $130

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

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78
Lumix DMC-FX78
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Canon ELPH 300 HS
ELPH 300 HS
Canon

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