Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon Powershot S100 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 vs Canon Powershot S100

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20

70

Canon Powershot S100

69

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Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
Really small
Size
Ultra compact (96×56×18 mm)
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Thin
Thickness
0.7"
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot S100

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 24fps

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot S100.
Explore our gallery of 14 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20.

competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T99

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T99

Compact

$170

Longest exposure Significantly longer exposures
Weight Slightly lighter
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Waterproof

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Size Significantly larger

Canon Powershot S100 Competitors

Canon PowerShot S110

Canon PowerShot S110

Pro digicam

$360

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Pro digicam

$700

Battery life Much longer battery life
External flash Supports an external flash
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20
Cyber-shot DSC-TX20
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Canon Powershot S100
Powershot S100
Canon

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