Canon Powershot S100 vs Canon Powershot SX40

Winner
Canon Powershot S100

45

Canon Powershot SX40

33

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
Really small
Size
Compact (99×60×28 mm)
Thin
Thickness
1.1"
Light-weight
Weight
198 g
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
10.3 fps
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Battery life
Great battery life
380 shots
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital

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 SX40.

competitors

Canon Powershot S100 Competitors

Canon PowerShot S95

Canon PowerShot S95

Pro digicam

$280

Lowest price Cheaper
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Super zoom

$220 - $279

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Autofocus Faster autofocus
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Travel zoom

$268

Zoom More zoom
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Kodak PixPro FZ151

Kodak PixPro FZ151

Travel zoom

$103

Screen size Much larger screen
Size Significantly smaller
Fastest shutter speed Much slower max shutter speed
Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

Travel zoom

$339

Screen size Much larger screen
Size Significantly smaller
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$349 - $479

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture

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Avatar for Chris Szumigala Chris Szumigala (6:46 PM, September 26, 2011)
I'm pretty sure both the S100 and the SX40 do have in camera HDR.