Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

Panasonic Lumix ZS20 vs Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

42

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

40

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix ZS20

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Thin
Thickness
1.1"
Great zoom
Zoom
20x
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
Zoom
Great zoom
20x
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.
Explore our gallery of 32 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Travel zoom

$279

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Travel zoom

$344

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$368 - $455

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Zoom Much less zoom

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS8

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS8

Travel zoom

$151

Wide angle Better wide angle
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Zoom Much less zoom
Canon PowerShot S110

Canon PowerShot S110

Pro digicam

$420

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Zoom Much less zoom
Ricoh Caplio R8

Ricoh Caplio R8

Compact

Size Smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
Zoom Much less zoom

discussion

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20
Lumix ZS20
Panasonic

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Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
PowerShot SX260 HS
Canon

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Avatar for Randy56 Randy56 (2:14 AM, October 01, 2013)
Lumix does look better & doesn't have the cheesey pop-up flash
 
Venkat (9:19 PM, April 03, 2013)
Canon SX260 not available for $170 in amazon...there it's $214