Updated (September 2011): Compare the Canon Powershot S100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78

Canon Powershot S100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78

Winner
Canon Powershot S100

62

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78

57

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Screen size
Large screen
3.5"
Size
Really small
Super compact (99×56×20 mm)
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot S100.

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
Canon PowerShot S95

Canon PowerShot S95

Pro digicam

$280

Lowest price Cheaper
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$340 - $449

Zoom Much more zoom
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Size Much larger

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX75

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX75

Compact

$532

Aperture Wider aperture
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Ultra compact

$107 - $120

Size Smaller
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony Cybershot DSC-W580

Sony Cybershot W580

Compact

Storage slots Has more storage slots
Size Slightly smaller
Screen size Much smaller screen

discussion

Canon Powershot S100
Powershot S100
Canon

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78
Lumix DMC-FX78
Panasonic

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