Canon Powershot S100 vs Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Winner
Canon Powershot S100

60

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

38

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Really small
Size
Compact (99×60×28 mm)
Thin
Thickness
1.1"
Light-weight
Weight
198 g
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
Size
Really small
Compact (106×59×33 mm)
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
  2. Sensor shift

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

$424

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Pro digicam

$832 - $898

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Significantly larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Travel zoom

$298 - $350

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Travel zoom

$186

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$260 - $349

Zoom Much more zoom
Wide angle Much better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H90

Travel zoom

$309

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Battery life Longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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!