Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

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Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
25 mm
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
Really small
Size
Compact (106×61×33 mm)
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Size
Really small
Compact (106×59×33 mm)
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Thickness
Thin
1.3"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS.
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competitors

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Travel zoom

Battery life Longer battery life
Weight Slightly lighter
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

Travel zoom

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Battery life Much longer battery life
Zoom Less zoom
Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

Travel zoom

Battery life Much longer battery life
GPS No built-in GPS

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

Travel zoom

GPS No built-in GPS
Canon PowerShot SD3500 IS

Canon PowerShot SD3500 IS

Compact

$185

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Size Significantly smaller
GPS No built-in GPS
Canon PowerShot SX120 IS

Canon PowerShot SX120 IS

Travel zoom

$603

Aperture Wider aperture
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

discussion

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Frank (4:14 AM, December 16, 2012)
24p is the speed that motion pictures are filmed at, so it gives it a real movie feel.
 
Avatar for Peter Davis Peter Davis (7:22 AM, March 22, 2012)
24p support is not a "feature"!  24p is worse than 30p.  Why does snapsort always advertise it as something desirable?