Canon ELPH 500 HS vs Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS

Canon ELPH 500 HS
Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS

Reasons to buy the Canon ELPH 500 HS

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Really small
Size
Compact (101×55×25 mm)
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS

Size
Really small
Super compact (100×54×23 mm)
Thickness
Thin
0.9"
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/2500 of a second
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon ELPH 500 HS.
Explore our gallery of 37 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS.

competitors

Canon ELPH 500 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$532 - $649

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Size Much larger
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$379 - $498 body only

$479 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Travel zoom

$399

GPS Has a GPS
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS Competitors

Canon Powershot S100

Canon Powershot S100

Pro digicam

$382

GPS Has a GPS
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Larger
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$403 - $448

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Significantly larger
Canon ELPH 310 HS

Canon ELPH 310 HS

Travel zoom

$235

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

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