Canon Powershot S100 vs Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Winner
Canon Powershot S100

75

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

48

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)
High ISO
Light sensitivity
6,400 ISO
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel

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

Canon PowerShot S110

Canon PowerShot S110

Pro digicam

$439

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Touch screen Has a touch screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Travel zoom

$2,192

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon ELPH 300 HS

Canon ELPH 300 HS

Compact

$261

Size Smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
Aperture Narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Competitors

Samsung WB350F

Samsung WB350F

Travel zoom

$499

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Touch screen Has a touch screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$179 - $249

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Pro digicam

$778

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor

discussion

Canon Powershot S100
Powershot S100
Canon

Report a correction
Canon PowerShot SX230 HS
PowerShot SX230 HS
Canon

Report a correction

Showing 1 comments

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!