Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Canon PowerShot S95

Canon PowerShot S95 vs Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Winner
Canon PowerShot S95

52

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

38

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot S95

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
Really small
Size
Compact (100×58×30 mm)
Thin
Thickness
1.2"
Light-weight
Weight
193 g
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot S95.

competitors

Canon PowerShot S95 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$429 - $430

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Thickness Slightly thicker
Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

Travel zoom

$381

Zoom Much more zoom
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Sony Alpha NEX-5

Sony Alpha NEX-5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$390 body only

$500 with 16-50mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Built-in flash No built-in flash

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$229 - $230

Size Significantly smaller
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

Travel zoom

$288

Aperture Wider aperture
Size Slightly smaller
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$130 - $159

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Battery life Much longer battery life
Size Much larger

discussion

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