Canon PowerShot S120 vs Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

Winner
Canon PowerShot S120

54

Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

33

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot S120

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
922k dots
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

Zoom
Great zoom
30x
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

galleries

Explore our gallery of 7 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot S120.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX510 HS.

competitors

Canon PowerShot S120 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$389 - $399

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot S200

Canon PowerShot S200

Pro digicam

$360

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Lowest price Cheaper
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot S110

Canon PowerShot S110

Pro digicam

$428

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Dynamic range Less dynamic range

Canon PowerShot SX510 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Travel zoom

$168 - $249

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Size Smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Travel zoom

$186

Size Smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Super zoom

$175 - $178

Aperture Wider aperture
Battery life Longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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