Compared to The best recent super zooms

Rank Out of Score
Canon Powershot SX40 #6 7 65
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX200V #7 7 72
Canon Powershot SX40 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX200V
Score Score
Lens
Telephoto lenses 20.5 20.5
Aperture 17.7 17.7
Widest aperture (full zoom) 24.5 24.5
Wide angle 12.7 12.7
Misc
Popularity 5.0 5.0
Sensor
Sensor size 7.3 7.3
Light sensitivity 4.1 2.7
Light sensitivity (boost) 0.0 4.5
Screen
Screen resolution 2.7 10.9
Screen size 8.2 10.0
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Movies
Movie format 9.1 9.1
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 18.2 18.2
Continuous shooting 0.9 0.9
Total 130.9 144.1
Best total 199.3 199.3
Score 65 72
Canon Powershot SX40 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX200V
Score Weight Score Weight
Lens
Telephoto lenses
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840 mm 30.0 × 68.2 = 20.5 810 mm 30.0 × 68.2 = 20.5
Aperture
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f/2.7 65.0 × 27.3 = 17.7 f/2.8 65.0 × 27.3 = 17.7
Widest aperture (full zoom)
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f/5.8 90.0 × 27.3 = 24.5 f/5.6 90.0 × 27.3 = 24.5
Wide angle
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24 mm 70.0 × 18.2 = 12.7 24 mm 70.0 × 18.2 = 12.7
Misc
Popularity
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8 5.0 × 100.0 = 5.0 7 5.0 × 100.0 = 5.0
Sensor
Sensor size
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1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm 20.0 × 36.4 = 7.3 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm 20.0 × 36.4 = 7.3
Light sensitivity
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3,200 ISO 15.0 × 27.3 = 4.1 1,600 ISO 10.0 × 27.3 = 2.7
Light sensitivity (boost)
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Unknown 0.0 × 9.1 = 0.0 12,800 ISO 50.0 × 9.1 = 4.5
Screen
Screen resolution
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230k dots 15.0 × 18.2 = 2.7 921k dots 60.0 × 18.2 = 10.9
Screen size
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2.7" 45.0 × 18.2 = 8.2 3" 55.0 × 18.2 = 10.0
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 24fps 25.0 × 36.4 = 9.1 1080p @ 60fps 25.0 × 36.4 = 9.1
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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Unknown 0.0 × 27.3 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 × 27.3 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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  1. Lens
100.0 × 18.2 = 18.2
  1. Lens
100.0 × 18.2 = 18.2
Continuous shooting
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10.3 fps 20.0 × 4.5 = 0.9 10 fps 20.0 × 4.5 = 0.9
Total 130.9 Total 144.1
Best total 199.3 Best total 199.3
Canon Powershot SX40 Score 65 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX200V Score 72