Fujifilm X-S1 vs Canon Powershot SX40

Winner
Fujifilm X-S1

64

Canon Powershot SX40

55

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm X-S1

Large screen
Screen size
3"
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
11.2 EV
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Great battery life
Battery life
460 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.7
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
10.3 fps

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot SX40.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Fujifilm X-S1.

competitors

Fujifilm X-S1 Competitors

Fujifilm FinePix HS50EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS50EXR

Super zoom

$942

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Sensor size Smaller sensor
Fujifilm FinePix S1

Fujifilm FinePix S1

Super zoom

$550

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Zoom Significantly more zoom
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$350 - $449

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Zoom Much more zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$350 - $449

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Super zoom

$220 - $279

Screen size Much larger screen
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500

Super zoom

$195 - $257

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

Fujifilm X-S1
X-S1
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Canon Powershot SX40
Powershot SX40
Canon

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Avatar for J.R. Sorrow J.R. Sorrow (11:17 PM, November 21, 2012)
My Fuji X-S1 has 52x digital zoom. Plus the longest exposure time I've been able to achieve is 8 seconds using either shutter or aperture settings.