Updated (February 2010): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS vs Nikon Coolpix P100

Nikon Coolpix P100 vs Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Winner
Nikon Coolpix P100

51

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

46

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P100

High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
190 ms shutter lag
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix P100.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix P100 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L840

Nikon Coolpix L840

Super zoom

$179 - $197

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix P500

Nikon Coolpix P500

Super zoom

$139

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900

Super zoom

$597

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$445

Zoom More zoom
Wide angle Better wide angle
Size Larger
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

Super zoom

$199

Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Better wide angle
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Super zoom

$229 - $249

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Aperture Narrower aperture

discussion

Nikon Coolpix P100
Coolpix P100
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Showing 2 comments

Kanian (6:55 AM, October 14, 2011)
אני רק קונה קנון.נקודהההה
 
Anandkumar Rsvm (1:53 PM, January 03, 2011)
If u r looking for the best camera then go through nikon coolpix p100.