Canon Powershot SX40 vs Olympus SP-565UZ

Winner
Canon Powershot SX40

46

Olympus SP-565UZ

41

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.7
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus SP-565UZ

Supports RAW
Shoots RAW
Better editing
Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.8
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot SX40.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Olympus SP-565UZ.

competitors

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$365 - $479

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

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$338

Zoom More zoom
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$285 body only

$360 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Autofocus Faster autofocus
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Olympus SP-565UZ Competitors

Olympus SP-560 UZ

Olympus SP-560 UZ

Super zoom

Size Slightly smaller
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Super zoom

$360

Screen size Much larger screen
Zoom Significantly more zoom
Size Larger
Olympus SP-600 UZ

Olympus SP-600 UZ

Super zoom

$180

Screen size Much larger screen
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Image stabilization No image stabilization

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Canon Powershot SX40
Powershot SX40
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Olympus SP-565UZ
SP-565UZ
Olympus

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