Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS15

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Panasonic Lumix ZS15

Winner
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

59

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS15

52

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix ZS15

Size
Really small
Compact (105×58×33 mm)
Weight
Light-weight
208 g
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
Longest exposure
Long exposures
60 seconds

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.
Explore our gallery of 7 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS15.

competitors

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$249

Zoom More zoom
Battery life Much longer battery life
GPS No built-in GPS
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$251 - $349

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Travel zoom

Battery life Longer battery life
Weight Slightly lighter
GPS No built-in GPS

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS15 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

Panasonic Lumix ZS20

Travel zoom

$600

GPS Has a GPS
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Longest exposure Much shorter max exposures
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$450 - $498 body only

$579 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Size Much larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$569 - $798

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Built-in flash No built-in flash

discussion

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
PowerShot SX260 HS
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS15
Lumix ZS15
Panasonic

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