Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS vs Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS

Winner
Canon ELPH 520 HS

53

Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS

44

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 24fps
Large screen
Screen size
3"
Really small
Size
Ultra compact (87×54×19 mm)
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS

Weight
Light-weight
120 g
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel
Size
Really small
Super compact (86×55×22 mm)
Thickness
Thin
0.9"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 23 sample photos taken by the Canon ELPH 520 HS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS.

competitors

Canon ELPH 520 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

Travel zoom

$130

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$268 - $349

Zoom Much more zoom
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon ELPH 530 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 530 HS

Ultra compact

$293

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Thickness Slightly thicker

Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX150 IS

Canon PowerShot SX150 IS

Travel zoom

$210

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen size Much larger screen
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot SD1300 IS

Canon PowerShot SD1300 IS

Compact

$194

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Viewfinder No viewfinder
Canon ELPH 310 HS

Canon ELPH 310 HS

Travel zoom

$329

Wide angle Much better wide angle
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Slightly narrower aperture

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