Canon PowerShot SX540 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

PowerShot SX540 HS vs PowerShot SX60 HS - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon PowerShot SX540 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Specs

PowerShot SX540 HS

  • Introduced in January 2016
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-1200mm (50x), f3.4-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 120.0 x 81.7 x 91.9mm³ (4.7" x 3.2" x 3.6")
  • 442g (14.3 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX540 HS

PowerShot SX60 HS

  • Introduced in October 2014
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 21-1365mm (65x), f3.4-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 127.6 x 92.6 x 114.3mm³ (5.0" x 3.6" x 4.5")
  • 650g (21.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX60 HS

PowerShot SX540 HS vs PowerShot SX60 HS: The sensors

Both cameras use the same sensor format, Compact.

The Compact sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.).

Canon PowerShot SX540 HS VS Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon PowerShot SX540 HS a better choice

PowerShot SX540 HS

PowerShot SX60 HS

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.3016.10
Weighs less (2)442g
(14.3 oz.)
650g
(21.0 oz.)
More portable (2)901cm³
(57 cu.in.)
1351cm³
(85 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX540 HS are the higher resolution, the lower weight than the PowerShot SX60 HS and the more compact size.

The PowerShot SX540 HS scores 9 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

PowerShot SX540 HS

PowerShot SX60 HS

Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.460.92
Articulated monitor (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)205340

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX60 HS are that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 7 points for the PowerShot SX60 HS.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

PowerShot SX540 HS

PowerShot SX60 HS

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Speed (frames/second)66
Sensitivity100 - 3200 ISO100 - 3200 ISO
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
WiFi
Canon PowerShot SX540 HS VS Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Dimensions

Look at front view of the PowerShot SX540 HS and PowerShot SX60 HS

PowerShot SX540 HS und PowerShot SX60 HS, front viewPowerShot SX540 HS und PowerShot SX60 HS, front view

Top view of cameras

PowerShot SX540 HS und PowerShot SX60 HS, view from abovePowerShot SX540 HS und PowerShot SX60 HS, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon PowerShot SX540 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

9
7

We advise to choose the newest model: Canon PowerShot SX540 HS.

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