Canon Powershot SX40 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100

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Canon Powershot SX40

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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
Great macro
Macro focus
0.0 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100

Supports RAW
Shoots RAW
Better editing
Longest exposure
Long exposures
60 seconds
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
220 fps
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 Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100.

competitors

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$299

Zoom More zoom
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$283 - $379

Screen size Much larger screen
Size Much smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$369 - $479

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70

Super zoom

$245 - $298

Zoom Much more zoom
3D Takes 3D photos
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)

Travel zoom

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Super zoom

$498

Movie format Higher resolution movies
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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Canon Powershot SX40
Powershot SX40
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100
Lumix DMC-FZ100
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