Canon Powershot S100 vs Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

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44

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Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Really small
Size
Compact (99×60×28 mm)
Thin
Thickness
1.1"
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot S100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS.

competitors

Canon Powershot S100 Competitors

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Fujifilm XF1

Pro digicam

$699

Aperture Wider aperture
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$448 - $650

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
True resolution Much higher true resolution
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Canon PowerShot S95

Pro digicam

High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Competitors

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Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$249

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

Travel zoom

GPS No built-in GPS
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Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Travel zoom

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture

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Cheater (8:15 AM, September 17, 2011)
The SX230HS is way more better for non-fanatics of photoshooting. They'll like the higher zoom factor, and not the very specific other technical details. Then, the price is much more friendly compared to the G95 or G100. It are just two different cameras!