Canon PowerShot S100
Canon PowerShot S100
Top 53%1,231 points
Top 53%
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Canon PowerShot S100: 58 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
7.5 x 5.5mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
2.3fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon PowerShot S100
27% have it

5. weight

198g
HTC Re: 65.5g

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
6400ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
200shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

8. video recording

1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon PowerShot S100
49% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/2000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

11. width

59.8mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

12. pixel density

327ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

13. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11.6Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

14. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon PowerShot S100
26% have it

16. volume

157.91cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

17. resolution

784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

18. thickness

26.7mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

19. battery power

1120mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

20. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Canon PowerShot S100
17% have it

21. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

22. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon PowerShot S100
72% have it

23. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon PowerShot S100
15% have it

24. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Canon PowerShot S100
35% have it

25. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Canon PowerShot S100
18% have it

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