Canon PowerShot SX720 HS vs Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Winner
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

46

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

36

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Great zoom
Zoom
40x
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Waterproof
Waterproof
Great at the beach

competitors

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS Competitors

Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900

Travel zoom

$259 - $397

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Zoom Less zoom
Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$229

Battery life Longer battery life
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Zoom Less zoom
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Travel zoom

$448

Supports 24p Supports 24p
GPS Has a GPS
Zoom Less zoom

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 Competitors

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

Waterproof

$372

Lowest price Significantly cheaper
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Olympus Tough TG-4

Olympus Tough TG-4

Waterproof

$349

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Battery life Longer battery life
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Waterproof

$460

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Wide angle Much better wide angle
Built-in flash No built-in flash

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Canon PowerShot SX720 HS
PowerShot SX720 HS
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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870
Stylus Tough TG-870
Olympus

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