Nikon D5100 vs Canon PowerShot SX10 IS

Winner
Nikon D5100

54

Canon PowerShot SX10 IS

48

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5100

Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
13.6 EV
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX10 IS

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

galleries

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 D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$460 body only

$369 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
True resolution Higher true resolution
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$350 body only

$390 - $419 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Startup delay Slightly less startup delay
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$597 body only

$478 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
GPS Has a GPS
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life

Canon PowerShot SX10 IS Competitors

Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3

Entry-level DSLR

$275 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$410

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Zoom Significantly more zoom
Macro focus Much worse macro capability
Nikon D5500

Nikon D5500

Entry-level DSLR

$597 body only

$697 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Startup delay Much less startup delay

discussion

Nikon D5100
D5100
Nikon

Report a correction
Canon PowerShot SX10 IS
PowerShot SX10 IS
Canon

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments