Canon PowerShot SX500 IS vs Canon PowerShot S3 IS

Winner
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

48

Canon PowerShot S3 IS

39

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

Large screen
Screen size
3"
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot S3 IS

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.7
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX500 IS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot S3 IS.

competitors

Canon PowerShot SX500 IS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX400 IS

Canon PowerShot SX400 IS

Super zoom

$199

Weight Slightly lighter
Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Super zoom

Aperture Wider aperture
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Travel zoom

$268 - $321

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Smaller
Zoom Less zoom

Canon PowerShot S3 IS Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$147 - $160

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS

Compact

$229

Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$340

Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Much better wide angle
Size Larger

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