Canon Powershot S100 vs Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS

Winner
Canon Powershot S100

64

Canon ELPH 520 HS

58

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
9.6 fps
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS

Size
Really small
Ultra compact (87×54×19 mm)
Thickness
Thin
0.7"
Weight
Light-weight
155 g
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/4000 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 23 sample photos taken by the Canon ELPH 520 HS.
Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot S100.

competitors

Canon Powershot S100 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$447 - $448 body only

$529 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot S110

Canon PowerShot S110

Pro digicam

$379

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
GPS No built-in GPS
Canon PowerShot G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$391 - $529

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon ELPH 520 HS Competitors

Olympus SZ-30MR

Olympus SZ-30MR

Travel zoom

$264

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot SD770 IS

Canon PowerShot SD770 IS

Ultra compact

$230

Aperture Wider aperture
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Nikon Coolpix P520

Nikon Coolpix P520

Super zoom

$370

Zoom Much more zoom
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Much larger

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Canon Powershot S100
Powershot S100
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