Canon PowerShot SX60 HS vs Nikon Coolpix L840 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

PowerShot SX60 HS vs Coolpix L840 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS vs Nikon Coolpix L840 Specs

PowerShot SX60 HS

  • Introduced in October 2014
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 – 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0″) Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 21-1365mm (65x), f3.4-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 127.6 x 92.6 x 114.3mm³ (5.0″ x 3.6″ x 4.5″)
  • 650g (21.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX60 HS

Coolpix L840

  • Introduced in February 2015
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 125 – 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0″) Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 22-855mm (38x), f3.0-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 113.5 x 78.3 x 96mm³ (4.5″ x 3.1″ x 3.8″)
  • 536g (17.3 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix L840

PowerShot SX60 HS vs Coolpix L840: The sensors

Both cameras use the same sensor format, Compact.

The Compact sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.).

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS VS Nikon Coolpix L840 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon PowerShot SX60 HS a better choice

PowerShot SX60 HS

Coolpix L840

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)

16.10 16.00
Higher speed (4, frames/second)

6 5
Auto Focus points (4)

9 1

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX60 HS are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus.

The PowerShot SX60 HS scores 13 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix L840

PowerShot SX60 HS

Coolpix L840

Better sensibility (4)

100 – 3200 ISO 125 – 6400 ISO
Longer battery life (3, photos)

340 600
Weighs less (2)

650g
(21.0 oz.)
536g
(17.3 oz.)
More portable (2)

1351cm³
(85 cu.in.)
853cm³
(54 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix L840 are the larger sensitivity, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the PowerShot SX60 HS. Another advantage over the PowerShot SX60 HS: the more compact size.

Yields 11 points for the Coolpix L840.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

PowerShot SX60 HS

Coolpix L840

Sensor format

Compact Compact
Built-in flash

Image stabilizer

Sensor resolution (MP)

0.92 0.92
Articulated screen

Video resolution

1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080
WiFi

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS VS Nikon Coolpix L840 Dimensions

Look at front view of the PowerShot SX60 HS and Coolpix L840

Top view of cameras

Total scores

Here’s the total score according to comparison above:

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Nikon Coolpix L840

13
11

We advise to choose the newest model: Nikon Coolpix L840.

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