Compared to The best recent super zooms

Rank Out of Score
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS #10 35 76
Nikon Coolpix P510 #22 35 63
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Nikon Coolpix P510
Score Score
Lens
Telephoto lenses 40.9 34.1
Aperture 13.6 16.4
Widest aperture (full zoom) 24.5 24.5
Wide angle 12.7 12.7
Misc
Popularity 30.0 10.0
Sensor
Sensor size 7.3 7.3
Light sensitivity 6.8 4.1
Light sensitivity (boost) 0.0 0.0
Screen
Screen resolution 5.5 10.9
Screen size 9.1 10.0
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Movies
Movie format 9.1 9.1
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 13.6 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 18.2 18.2
Continuous shooting 0.2 0.7
Total 191.6 158.0
Best total 248.9 248.9
Score 76 63
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Nikon Coolpix P510
Score Weight Score Weight
Lens
Telephoto lenses
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1,200 mm 60.0 × 68.2 = 40.9 1,000 mm 50.0 × 68.2 = 34.1
Aperture
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f/3.4 50.0 × 27.3 = 13.6 f/3 60.0 × 27.3 = 16.4
Widest aperture (full zoom)
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f/6.5 90.0 × 27.3 = 24.5 f/5.6 90.0 × 27.3 = 24.5
Wide angle
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24 mm 70.0 × 18.2 = 12.7 24 mm 70.0 × 18.2 = 12.7
Misc
Popularity
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6,533 30.0 × 100.0 = 30.0 1,159 10.0 × 100.0 = 10.0
Sensor
Sensor size
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1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm 20.0 × 36.4 = 7.3 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm 20.0 × 36.4 = 7.3
Light sensitivity
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6,400 ISO 25.0 × 27.3 = 6.8 3,200 ISO 15.0 × 27.3 = 4.1
Light sensitivity (boost)
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Unknown 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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461k dots 30.0 × 18.2 = 5.5 921k dots 60.0 × 18.2 = 10.9
Screen size
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2.8" 50.0 × 18.2 = 9.1 3" 55.0 × 18.2 = 10.0
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 24fps 25.0 × 36.4 = 9.1 1080p @ 30fps 25.0 × 36.4 = 9.1
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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47.0 50.0 × 27.3 = 13.6 Unknown 0.0 × 27.3 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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  1. Lens
100.0 × 18.2 = 18.2
  1. Lens
100.0 × 18.2 = 18.2
Continuous shooting
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2.2 fps 5.0 × 4.5 = 0.2 7 fps 15.0 × 4.5 = 0.7
Total 191.6 Total 158.0
Best total 248.9 Best total 248.9
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Score 76 Nikon Coolpix P510 Score 63