Updated (March, 2013): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX270 HS vs Fujifilm FinePix F665 EXR

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Winner
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

70

vs

Fujifilm FinePix F665 EXR

57

Fujifilm FinePix F665 EXR

Runner-up
     

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix F665 EXR

Size
Really small
Compact 103x59x32 mm
Light sensitivity
High ISO
6,400 ISO
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
11 fps
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
 

differences

Advantages of the Canon SX260 HS

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GPS
Has a GPS
Yes vs No
Help
Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
Supports 24p
Supports 24p
Yes vs No
Help
Get that real film feel
Zoom
More zoom
20x vs 15x
Help
Around 80% more zoom
High-speed framerate
Records high-speed movies
240 fps vs None
Help
Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
Image stabilization
Better image stabilization
Lens vs Sensor shift
Help
Less risk of blur
Fastest shutter speed
Significantly faster max shutter speed
1/3200s vs 1/2000s
Help
Around 40% faster max shutter speed
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Advantages of the Fujifilm F665 EXR

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3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
HDR
Has in-camera HDR
Yes vs No
Help
Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
External flash
Supports an external flash
Yes vs No
Help
An external flash often produces better looking flash images
Battery life
Significantly longer battery life
300 shots vs 210 shots
Help
More than 40% more shots per battery charge
Supports RAW
Shoots RAW
Yes vs No
Help
Digitally develop your own photos with precise image control
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
11 fps vs 3.2 fps
Help
Around 3.5x faster continuous shooting
Wide angle
Slightly better wide angle
24 mm vs 25 mm
Help
Almost the same
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
6,400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
Help
The F665 EXR's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Size
Slightly smaller
103x59x32 mm vs 106x61x33 mm
Help
Around 10% smaller
True resolution
Higher true resolution
10.6 MP vs 9.7 MP
Help
Capture around 10% more detail in your photos
Weight
Slightly lighter
217 g vs 231 g
Help
Around 10% lighter
Sensor size
Slightly larger sensor
1/2" 6.4x4.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.2x4.6mm
Help
Around 10% larger sensor
Longest exposure
Longer exposures
30s vs 15s
Help
2x longer exposures
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Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent travel zooms, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
              Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
              Sensor type Better sensor types Help
              Better in low light
              Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Weight Heavy Help
              SX260 HS:231 g
              F665 EXR:217 g
              Thickness Quite thick Help
              1.3"
              Macro focus Poor macro capabilities Help
              5 cm
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Size Large Help
              SX260 HS:106x61x33 mm
              F665 EXR:103x59x32 mm
              Aperture Very narrow widest aperture size Help
              f/3.5

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Common Weaknesses
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

              Travel zoom

              $232 - $360

              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

              Panasonic Lumix ZS20

              Travel zoom

              $300

              Size Is slightly smaller
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Light sensitivity (boost) Slightly lower boost light sensitivity
              Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

              Travel zoom

              $215 - $300

              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity
              Wide angle Has a slightly narrower wide angle lens
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

              Travel zoom

              $159

              Size Is significantly smaller
              Macro focus Significantly closer macro focusing
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Super zoom

              $349 - $400

              Zoom Has way more more zoom
              Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Thickness Is thicker

              Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

              Travel zoom

              $279 - $383

              Zoom Much more zoom
              External mic jack Has an external mic jack
              GPS No built-in GPS
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

              Travel zoom

              $249

              Battery life Slightly longer battery life
              Weight Slightly lighter
              GPS No built-in GPS
              Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
              Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

              Travel zoom

              $179 - $180

              Size Smaller
              Battery life Longer battery life
              GPS No built-in GPS
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Canon Powershot S100

              Canon Powershot S100

              Pro digicam

              $229 - $400

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Zoom Significantly less zoom
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Canon PowerShot SX270 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX270 HS

              Travel zoom

              $320

              Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
              GPS No built-in GPS
              Supports 24p No 24p support

              Fujifilm FinePix F665 EXR Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR

              Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR

              Travel zoom

              $180

              GPS Has a GPS
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              External flash No external flash support
              Nikon Coolpix S9300

              Nikon Coolpix S9300

              Travel zoom

              $275

              GPS Has a GPS
              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              External flash No external flash support
              Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
              Fujifilm FinePix F770 EXR

              Fujifilm FinePix F770 EXR

              Travel zoom

              $212

              GPS Has a GPS
              Zoom More zoom
              External flash No external flash support
              Size Larger
              Fujifilm Finepix F600 EXR

              Fujifilm Finepix F600 EXR

              Travel zoom

              $161

              GPS Has a GPS
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              External flash No external flash support
              Panasonic Lumix ZS25

              Panasonic Lumix ZS25

              Travel zoom

              $199 - $240

              Zoom More zoom
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              External flash No external flash support
              Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity

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