Updated (February 2012): Compare the Nikon Coolpix S9300 vs Nikon Coolpix S9100

Nikon Coolpix S9300 vs Nikon Coolpix S9100

Winner
Nikon Coolpix S9300

46

Nikon Coolpix S9100

40

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9300

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9100

Battery life
Great battery life
270 shots
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

galleries

Explore our gallery of 3 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix S9300.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix S9100.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix S9300 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Travel zoom

$396

Battery life Much longer battery life
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Fastest shutter speed Much slower max shutter speed
Canon ELPH 520 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS

Ultra compact

$238

Size Much smaller
Thickness Much thinner
GPS No built-in GPS
Nikon Coolpix S6900

Nikon Coolpix S6900

Travel zoom

$325

Size Smaller
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
GPS No built-in GPS

Nikon Coolpix S9100 Competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-TX55

Sony Cybershot DSC-TX55

Ultra compact

Size Much smaller
Screen type Has an OLED screen
Zoom Less zoom
Olympus SZ-30MR

Olympus SZ-30MR

Travel zoom

$280

Aperture Wider aperture
Zoom More zoom
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Nikon Coolpix S8000

Nikon Coolpix S8000

Travel zoom

$403

Size Significantly smaller
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

discussion

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namcor (8:50 PM, July 23, 2012)
If you think that 16MP is much better than 12MP and if you can not live without a GPS along to have money to throw, then buy the S9300. I am phenomenally happy with my s9100!
 
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (5:34 PM, March 06, 2012)
Thanks for letting us know, we will fix that up soon.
 
Ms_alafair (5:24 PM, March 06, 2012)
My S9100 does indeed shoot HDR....use it all the time.