Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V vs Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Winner
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61

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55

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
High ISO
Light sensitivity
12,800 ISO
Great battery life
Battery life
320 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 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 SX260 HS.

competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V Competitors

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX30

Compact

Size Much smaller
Aperture Wider aperture
GPS No built-in GPS
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Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Travel zoom

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
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Nikon Coolpix P530

Super zoom

Zoom Much more zoom
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Size Much larger

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

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Panasonic Lumix ZS30

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Battery life Much longer battery life
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Supports 24p No 24p support
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

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Battery life Much longer battery life
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Travel zoom

$268

Size Significantly smaller
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
GPS No built-in GPS

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Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V
Sony

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Canon

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