Nikon Coolpix S9500 vs Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

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Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9500

Really small
Size
Compact (110×60×31 mm)
OLED Screen
Screen type
Bright and vivid
Thin
Thickness
1.2"
Light-weight
Weight
205 g
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

Light sensitivity
High ISO
6,400 ISO
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Size
Really small
Compact (106×63×33 mm)

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX280 HS.
Explore our gallery of 40 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix S9500.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix S9500 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix S9900

Nikon Coolpix S9900

Travel zoom

$300

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix S9700

Nikon Coolpix S9700

Travel zoom

$189

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1

Super zoom

$600

Aperture Wider aperture
Battery life Much longer battery life
Size Much larger

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$245

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35

Super zoom

$725

Battery life Much longer battery life
Aperture Wider aperture
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Travel zoom

$345

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Slightly smaller
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity

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RFT (7:12 PM, June 20, 2013)
Your sites shows the Canon SX280 HS as having in-camera HDR.

IT DOES NOT ... at least from what I can tell looking at the manual or Canon's site.