• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 28mm - 224mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 25mm - 300mm (35mm eq.)

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Advantages

Canon 130 IS over Nikon S6500

  • Longer battery life
    190 vs 150 shots
    Capture more photos
  • Longer exposure
    15 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Higher extended ISO
    6400 vs 3200 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Nikon S6500 over Canon 130 IS

  • More lens zoom
    12.0x vs 8.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • Shoots 1080p video
    Yes vs No
    You'll want this if you shoot video
  • Wider angle lens
    25 mm vs 28 mm
    Capture more of the scene
  • Faster shutter
    1/4000 vs 1/2000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

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The Competition

Compared to Nikon S6300

Canon 130 IS
Nikon S6300
  • $160
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • More dots on screen
  • $197
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Longer battery life
Nikon S6500
Nikon S6300
  • $183
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Wi-Fi
  • $197
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Sony WX80

Canon 130 IS
Sony WX80
  • $160
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More dots on screen
  • Longer exposure
  • $142
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Longer battery life
Nikon S6500
Sony WX80
  • $183
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • More dots on screen
  • $142
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Samsung WB30F

Canon 130 IS
Samsung WB30F
  • $160
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More dots on screen
  • HDMI out
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Wider angle lens
Nikon S6500
Samsung WB30F
  • $183
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • More dots on screen
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Thinner
  • Longer exposure

Compared to Samsung WB50F

Canon 130 IS
Samsung WB50F
  • $160
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Thinner
  • HDMI out
  • $145
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • In-camera panoramas
Nikon S6500
Samsung WB50F
  • $183
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Shoots 1080p video
  • HDMI out
  • $145
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Manual focus

Compared to Canon 140 IS

Canon 130 IS
Canon 140 IS
  • $160
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • More dots on screen
  • $116
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
Nikon S6500
Canon 140 IS
  • $183
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Wi-Fi
  • $116
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • Newer
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