In this review, we will be comparing TG-870 and 360 HS, two Ultracompact cameras from Olympus and Canon. Both cameras have 1/2.3-inch sensors but Olympus TG-870 has a 16.0 MP and Canon ELPH 360 HS has a 20.0 MP resolution. Olympus TG-870 was introduced to market in January 2016 and Canon ELPH 360 HS was launched in January 2016. Both TG-870 and 360 HS were launched within the same month so we are expecting this to be a fair comparison regarding age and available technology level.
We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Ultracompact cameras. Out of 152 cameras in this class, Olympus TG-870 is ranked #3
with an overall score of 49 and Canon ELPH 360 HS is ranked #9
with an overall score of 42.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Olympus TG-870 and Canon ELPH 360 HS before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Olympus TG-870 and Canon ELPH 360 HS compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.