Canon PowerShot S90 vs Canon Powershot SX40

Winner
Canon PowerShot S90

43

Canon Powershot SX40

35

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot S90

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
Great image quality
Overall image quality
46.0
Really small
Size
Compact (100×58×31 mm)
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
11 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot SX40.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot S90.

competitors

Canon PowerShot S90 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS

Travel zoom

$340

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Pro digicam

$341

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Overall image quality Significantly worse image quality
Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

Travel zoom

$300

Battery life Significantly longer battery life
Zoom Slightly more zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$340 - $449

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$411

Zoom More zoom
Screen size Larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon Coolpix P510

Nikon Coolpix P510

Super zoom

$380

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies

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