• 1/1.7 inch 43.3mm2
  • 12.1 megapixels
  • 5.0x zoom 24mm - 120mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/1.7 inch 43.3mm2
  • 12.1 megapixels
  • 5.0x zoom 28mm - 140mm (35mm equiv.)

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Advantages

Canon N100 over Canon G15

  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Love or hate them, they can be useful
  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • Newer
    6 months vs 2 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Wider angle lens
    24 mm vs 28 mm
    Capture more of the scene

Canon G15 over Canon N100

  • Shoots RAW
    Yes vs No
    Gives you more flexibility to develop your photos later
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs rear LCD only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • Manual focus
    Yes vs No
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • Integrated ND filter
    Yes vs No
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • 24p
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Hot shoe
    Hot shoe vs None
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities
  • Higher extended ISO
    12800 vs 6400 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility
  • Faster shutter
    1/4000 vs 1/2000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Review Excerpt

  • Solid built and ergonomic, comfortable feel; Excellent f/1.8-2.8 5x optical zoom lens; Improved AF speed; Advanced photographic features, including PASM dial and RAW capture.

  • LCD screen no longer articulated; Optical viewfinder not very accurate and exhibits parallax; No WiFi or GPS.

The Competition

Compared to Olympus XZ-2

Canon N100
Olympus XZ-2
  • $349
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $299
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Shoots RAW
  • Manual focus
Canon G15
Olympus XZ-2
  • $434
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $299
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Touchscreen

Compared to Pentax MX-1

Canon N100
Pentax MX-1
  • $349
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Touchscreen
  • $423
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Shoots RAW
  • 60p
Canon G15
Pentax MX-1
  • $434
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $423
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • 60p

Compared to Canon G16

Canon N100
Canon G16
  • $349
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Touchscreen
  • $482
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Shoots RAW
Canon G15
Canon G16
  • $434
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • 24p
  • $482
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Fujifilm XQ1

Canon N100
Fujifilm XQ1
  • $349
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • $384
  • 2/3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
Canon G15
Fujifilm XQ1
  • $434
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $384
  • 2/3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor

Compared to Nikon P340

Canon N100
Nikon P340
  • $349
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Touchscreen
  • $347
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Shoots RAW
  • Manual focus
Canon G15
Nikon P340
  • $434
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Hot shoe
  • $347
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • Newer
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