Updated (February 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS vs Olympus SH-25MR

Olympus SH-25MR vs Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

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Olympus SH-25MR

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Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

31

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Reasons to buy the Olympus SH-25MR

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Large screen
Screen size
3"
Really small
Size
Compact (109×62×31 mm)
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS.
Explore our gallery of 29 sample photos taken by the Olympus SH-25MR.

competitors

Olympus SH-25MR Competitors

Canon EOS M

Canon EOS M

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$300 - $779 body only

$899 with 15-45mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Olympus Stylus SH-2

Olympus Stylus SH-2

Travel zoom

$307

Zoom More zoom
Longest exposure Significantly longer exposures
GPS No built-in GPS
Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Pro digicam

$279

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
GPS No built-in GPS

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$400

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Size Larger
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Super zoom

$247 - $280

Screen size Much larger screen
Zoom Much more zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$348 body only

$399 - $426 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion

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