Canon PowerShot SX230 HS vs Nikon Coolpix S6300

Winner
Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

48

Nikon Coolpix S6300

39

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S6300

Size
Really small
Compact (94×58×26 mm)
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Thickness
Thin
1"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS.
Explore our gallery of 16 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix S6300.

competitors

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$283 - $379

Zoom Much more zoom
Wide angle Much better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Travel zoom

$484

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Travel zoom

$195 - $229

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Nikon Coolpix S6300 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Travel zoom

$249 - $277

Zoom More zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$548 body only

$698 with 16-50mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Size Much larger
Nikon Coolpix L840

Nikon Coolpix L840

Super zoom

$220 - $229

Zoom Much more zoom
Battery life Much longer battery life
Size Much larger

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