Updated (February 2011): Compare the Canon ELPH 300 HS vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5 vs Canon ELPH 300 HS

Winner
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5

102

Canon ELPH 300 HS

100

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5

Really small
Size
Ultra compact (94×57×18 mm)
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
Great battery life
Battery life
250 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 300 HS

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.7
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
Size
Really small
Super compact (92×56×20 mm)
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

galleries

Explore our gallery of 23 sample photos taken by the Canon ELPH 300 HS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5.

competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9

Compact

$225

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen size Larger screen
Waterproof Not waterproof
Sony Cybershot DSC-T110

Sony Cybershot T110

Ultra compact

$225

Size Slightly smaller
Weight Lighter
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$337 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Much larger

Canon ELPH 300 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Travel zoom

$149 - $169

Zoom Slightly more zoom
Lowest price Cheaper
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

Travel zoom

$180 - $189

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Screen size Larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$179 - $249

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Zoom Significantly more zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture

discussion

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5
Cyber-shot DSC-TX5
Sony

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Canon ELPH 300 HS
ELPH 300 HS
Canon

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