• 1/1.7 inch 43.3mm2
  • 12.1 megapixels
  • 24mm - 120mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/1.7 inch 43.3mm2
  • 12.1 megapixels
  • 24mm - 120mm (35mm eq.)

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Advantages

Canon S110 over Canon S120

  • Shoots 24p video
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
    10 vs 5 shots
    Take more JPEG shots before waiting (burst mode)

Canon S120 over Canon S110

  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs Non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Fast startup
    ~1.50 vs 2.3 sec
    Faster startup lets you catch the moment
  • Shoots 60p video
    Yes vs No
    A faster framerate can give you more editing options
  • Less shutter lag
    0.17 vs 0.48 sec
    Focus and take a photo quickly (wide angle)
  • Higher-res screen
    307k vs 154k pixels
    More detail on the screen lets you judge focus and composition
  • Newer
    18 months vs 3 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Longer exposure
    250 vs 15 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Faster RAW shooting
    0.8 fps vs 0.4 fps
    Faster RAW shooting in single-shot mode

User reviews

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Review Excerpt

  • Bright lens; Good image quality; Compact body; Feature-set caters to experienced photographers; Works hand-in-hand with your smartphone.

  • Sub-par battery life; Performance is still spotty; Lens defects at wide angle; Geotagging is reliant on smartphone; No remote shooting support.

The Competition

Compared to Panasonic LF1

Canon S110
Panasonic LF1
  • $202
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • Integrated ND filter
  • $292
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Fast startup
Canon S120
Panasonic LF1
  • $395
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Touchscreen
  • $292
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Eye-level viewfinder

Compared to Canon N100

Canon S110
Canon N100
  • $202
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • RAW file ability
  • Manual focus
  • $346
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life
Canon S120
Canon N100
  • $395
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • RAW file ability
  • $346
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Nikon P340

Canon S110
Nikon P340
  • $202
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • Slow-motion videos
  • $350
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Higher-res screen
Canon S120
Nikon P340
  • $395
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Touchscreen
  • $350
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Shoots 24p video

Compared to Olympus TG-3

Canon S110
Olympus TG-3
  • $202
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Larger sensor
  • More lens zoom
  • $352
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Waterproof
  • In-camera panoramas
Canon S120
Olympus TG-3
  • $395
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
  • $352
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Waterproof
  • In-camera panoramas

Compared to Ricoh WG-5 GPS

Canon S110
Ricoh WG-5 GPS
  • $202
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Larger sensor
  • More lens zoom
  • $344
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Waterproof
  • In-camera panoramas
Canon S120
Ricoh WG-5 GPS
  • $395
  • 1/1.7 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
  • $344
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Waterproof
  • In-camera panoramas
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