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

Nikon Coolpix S9300 vs Nikon Coolpix S9100

Winner
Nikon Coolpix S9300

56

Nikon Coolpix S9100

48

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
Takes 3D photos
3D
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9100

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Weight
Light-weight
214 g
Size
Really small
Compact (105×62×35 mm)
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures

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 D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$595 - $797 body only

$800 - $1,097 with 18-105mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Much larger
Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Travel zoom

$123 - $197

Size Smaller
Zoom Slightly more zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix S9900

Nikon Coolpix S9900

Travel zoom

$249

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Nikon Coolpix S9100 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix S9900

Nikon Coolpix S9900

Travel zoom

$249

Zoom Much more zoom
GPS Has a GPS
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$998 body only

$1,148 with 16-50mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
True resolution Much higher true resolution
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Travel zoom

$123 - $197

Size Significantly smaller
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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.