Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V vs Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Winner
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

66

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

52

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
High ISO
Light sensitivity
12,800 ISO
Great battery life
Battery life
320 shots
Long exposures
Longest exposure
30 seconds
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Size
Really small
Compact (106×61×33 mm)
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX240 HS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V.

competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Travel zoom

$298 - $350

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Wide angle Better wide angle
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Travel zoom

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Zoom Significantly more zoom
GPS No built-in GPS
Samsung WB350F

Samsung WB350F

Travel zoom

$379

Wide angle Better wide angle
Touch screen Has a touch screen
GPS No built-in GPS

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX420 IS

Canon PowerShot SX420 IS

Super zoom

$229

Zoom Much more zoom
Wide angle Better wide angle
Size Much larger
Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Travel zoom

$140 - $249

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Size Smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Travel zoom

$459

GPS Has a GPS
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life

discussion

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V
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Canon PowerShot SX240 HS
PowerShot SX240 HS
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Satish Kumar (7:15 AM, October 19, 2012)
in both cam who is better