Updated (August 2012): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Nikon Coolpix L610

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS vs Nikon Coolpix L610

Winner
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

59

Nikon Coolpix L610

49

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L610

We are not aware of any reasons to consider buying the Nikon Coolpix L610 over the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS.
Explore our gallery of 9 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix L610.

competitors

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Travel zoom

$249

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Wider aperture
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$251 - $349

Zoom More zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS

Travel zoom

Battery life Slightly longer battery life
GPS No built-in GPS

Nikon Coolpix L610 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L620

Nikon Coolpix L620

Travel zoom

$240

Battery life Much longer battery life
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ20

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ20

Super zoom

Battery life Much longer battery life
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Nikon Coolpix L330

Nikon Coolpix L330

Super zoom

$226

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Battery life Much longer battery life
Image stabilization No image stabilization

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