Updated (September 2011): Compare the Canon Powershot S100 vs Nikon Coolpix P300

Canon Powershot S100 vs Nikon Coolpix P300

Canon Powershot S100
Nikon Coolpix P300

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

Really small
Size
Compact (99×60×28 mm)
Thin
Thickness
1.1"
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P300

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
Weight
Light-weight
189 g
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot S100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix P300.

competitors

Canon Powershot S100 Competitors

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 ELPH 360 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

Travel zoom

$179

Size Smaller
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot ELPH 160

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160

Travel zoom

$100

Size Smaller
Thickness Thinner
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor

Nikon Coolpix P300 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix S6500

Nikon Coolpix S6500

Travel zoom

Size Smaller
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900

Travel zoom

$299 - $397

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS

Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS

Pro digicam

Size Smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle

discussion

Canon Powershot S100
Powershot S100
Canon

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Nikon Coolpix P300
Coolpix P300
Nikon

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