Canon PowerShot S90 vs Olympus XZ-1

Winner
Canon PowerShot S90

41

Olympus XZ-1

39

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot S90

We are not aware of any reasons to consider buying the Canon PowerShot S90 over the Olympus XZ-1.
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus XZ-1

Screen type
OLED Screen
Bright and vivid
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Macro focus
Great macro
1.0 cm
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot S90.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Olympus XZ-1.

competitors

Canon PowerShot S90 Competitors

Canon PowerShot S95

Canon PowerShot S95

Pro digicam

$366

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Low light performance Slightly more noise at high ISO
Canon PowerShot G9 X

Canon PowerShot G9 X

Pro digicam

$399

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Canon Powershot S100

Canon Powershot S100

Pro digicam

$344

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Low light performance Slightly more noise at high ISO

Olympus XZ-1 Competitors

Olympus XZ-2 iHS

Olympus XZ-2 iHS

Pro digicam

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Pro digicam

$199

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$398

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen

discussion

Canon PowerShot S90
PowerShot S90
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Olympus XZ-1
XZ-1
Olympus

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