Canon Powershot S100 vs Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Winner
Canon Powershot S100

72

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

46

Runner-up

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)
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
9.6 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Size
Really small
Compact (106×59×33 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
  2. Sensor shift
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Thickness
Thin
1.3"

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

Fujifilm X30

Fujifilm X30

Pro digicam

$1,027

Battery life Much longer battery life
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot S90

Canon PowerShot S90

Pro digicam

$479

Battery life Longer battery life
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Canon PowerShot G11

Canon PowerShot G11

Pro digicam

$600

Battery life Much longer battery life
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Size Much larger

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Competitors

Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$429 with 16-50mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

Travel zoom

GPS No built-in GPS
Sony Cybershot WX60

Sony Cybershot WX60

Travel zoom

$206

Size Significantly smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
GPS No built-in GPS

discussion

Canon Powershot S100
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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!