• 1/2.33 inch 28.2mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 10.0x zoom 25mm - 250mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 8.0x zoom 28mm - 224mm (35mm equiv.)

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Advantages

Panasonic SZ3 over Canon 115 IS

  • Lens zoom ratio
    10.0x vs 8.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • 24p
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Longer shutter
    60 vs 15 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Wider angle lens
    25 mm vs 28 mm
    Capture more of the scene
  • Higher extended ISO
    6400 vs 1600 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Canon 115 IS over Panasonic SZ3

  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly

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The Competition

Compared to Sony WX80

Panasonic SZ3
Sony WX80
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 24p
  • $148
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wi-Fi
Canon 115 IS
Sony WX80
  • $99
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $148
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • HDMI out

Compared to Sony W830

Panasonic SZ3
Sony W830
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 24p
  • $118
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • More pixels
Canon 115 IS
Sony W830
  • $99
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • Longer shutter
  • $118
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • More pixels

Compared to Nikon S6800

Panasonic SZ3
Nikon S6800
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • 24p
  • Longer shutter
  • $157
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
Canon 115 IS
Nikon S6800
  • $99
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $157
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 60p

Compared to Canon 140 IS

Panasonic SZ3
Canon 140 IS
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 24p
  • $126
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
Canon 115 IS
Canon 140 IS
  • $99
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • $126
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer

Compared to Canon 135

Panasonic SZ3
Canon 135
  • $125
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • $99
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
Canon 115 IS
Canon 135
  • $99
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Wi-Fi
  • $99
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
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