Canon Powershot SX40 vs Nikon Coolpix P100

Winner
Canon Powershot SX40

48

Nikon Coolpix P100

46

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P100

Screen size
Large screen
3"
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

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 P100.

competitors

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$374 - $449

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$170 - $177

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Battery life Much longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$400

High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Nikon Coolpix P100 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$400

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Wide angle Better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100

Entry-level DSLR

$529 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Autofocus Faster autofocus
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon D40X

Nikon D40X

Entry-level DSLR

$999 body only

$499 with 18-135mm lens

Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Size Smaller
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion

Canon Powershot SX40
Powershot SX40
Canon

Report a correction
Nikon Coolpix P100
Coolpix P100
Nikon

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments