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

Nikon Coolpix S9300 vs Nikon Coolpix S9100

Winner
Nikon Coolpix S9300

62

Nikon Coolpix S9100

53

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9300

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
Really small
Size
Compact (109×62×31 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Thin
Thickness
1.2"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9100

Weight
Light-weight
214 g
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
25 mm
Screen size
Large screen
3"
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots

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

Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900

Travel zoom

$249 - $397

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Zoom Much more zoom
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Travel zoom

$418

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Wide angle Better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Placeholder

Canon PowerShot A400

Compact

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

Nikon Coolpix S9100 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix S8100

Nikon Coolpix S8100

Travel zoom

$499

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Size Smaller
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS8

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS8

Travel zoom

$1,750

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Wide angle Better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20

Travel zoom

$599

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Longest exposure Much longer exposures
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.