Nikon D5100 vs Canon PowerShot SX10 IS

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Nikon D5100

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Reasons to buy the Nikon D5100

Great image quality
Overall image quality
80.0
Great color depth
Color depth
23.5 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
13.6 EV
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX10 IS

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.8
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

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Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX10 IS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D5100.

competitors

Nikon D5100 Competitors

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$299 body only

$419 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Canon PowerShot D30

Canon PowerShot D30

Waterproof

$430

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Overall image quality Much worse image quality
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$405 body only

$399 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out

Canon PowerShot SX10 IS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

Super zoom

$249

Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Super zoom

$487

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Shutter lag Less shutter lag
Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$330

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Size Larger

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