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Advantages of the Canon SX710 HS

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Aperture
Slightly wider aperture
f/3.2 vs f/3.3
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Almost the same
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Advantages of the Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

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Zoom
More zoom
40x vs 30x
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Around 80% more zoom
Wide angle
Better wide angle
24 mm vs 25 mm
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Almost the same
Battery life
Slightly longer battery life
250 shots vs 230 shots
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Around 10% more shots per battery charge
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Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent travel zooms, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths
              Size Fairly small Help
              SX710 HS113×66×35 mm
              PowerShot SX720 HS110×64×36 mm
              Thickness Thin Help
              1.4"
              Weight Light weight Help
              SX710 HS269 g
              PowerShot SX720 HS270 g
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              SX710 HS$259.00
              PowerShot SX720 HS$259.95
              Fastest shutter speed Fast max shutter speeds Help
              1/3200 of a second
              Common Weaknesses
              Viewfinder No viewfinders Help
              Can only preview photos on the screen
              External flash No external flash support Help
              Less expandable
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Focus points Few focus points Help
              9
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              3,200 ISO
              Sensor size Very small sensors Help
              1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              Battery life Few shots per battery charge Help
              SX710 HS230 shots
              PowerShot SX720 HS250 shots
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              9.7 MP
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              SX710 HS6 fps
              PowerShot SX720 HS5.9 fps
              Supports 24p No support for 24p Help
              Missing that film look
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              1080p @ 60fps
              Aperture Very narrow widest aperture size Help
              SX710 HSf/3.2
              PowerShot SX720 HSf/3.3

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths
              Screen resolution High resolution screens Help
              922k dots
              Screen size Larger than average screens Help
              3"
              Sensor type Better sensor types Help
              Better in low light
              Common Weaknesses

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

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              TIMIR BARAN MANNA (4:01 PM, April 11, 2016)
              Plz let me know SX 710 which is available in 'Amazon.in' at Rs 17,495, is it made in Japan ? And also SX 720 which is available in 'DustinSE' price Rs 29,326, is it made in Japan ?