Nikon Coolpix P7100 vs Canon Powershot SX40

Winner
Nikon Coolpix P7100

50

Canon Powershot SX40

42

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P7100

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
Really small
Size
Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Thin
Thickness
1.8"
 

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 Nikon Coolpix P7100.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix P7100 Competitors

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Nikon D70s

Pro DSLR

$265 body only

$398 with 18-70mm lens

Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Fujifilm FinePix HS30 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS30 EXR

Super zoom

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Much larger
Nikon Coolpix P7000

Nikon Coolpix P7000

Pro digicam

$354

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Weight Lighter

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$315 - $429

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$358 body only

$438 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
True resolution Much higher true resolution
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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Nikon Coolpix P7100
Coolpix P7100
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Canon Powershot SX40
Powershot SX40
Canon

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