Canon PowerShot SX540 HS vs Nikon Coolpix B700 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

PowerShot SX540 HS vs Coolpix B700 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon PowerShot SX540 HS vs Nikon Coolpix B700 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

Coolpix B700

  • Introduced in February 2016
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-1440mm (60x), f3.3-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 125 x 85 x 107mm³ (4.9" x 3.3" x 4.2")
  • 565g (18.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix B700

PowerShot SX540 HS vs Coolpix B700: 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 Nikon Coolpix B700 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon PowerShot SX540 HS a better choice

PowerShot SX540 HS

Coolpix B700

Higher speed (4, frames/second)65
Auto Focus points (4)91
Weighs less (2)442g
(14.3 oz.)
565g
(18.2 oz.)
More portable (2)901cm³
(57 cu.in.)
1137cm³
(72 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX540 HS are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the lower weight than the Coolpix B700. Another advantage over the Coolpix B700: the more compact size.

The PowerShot SX540 HS scores 12 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix B700

PowerShot SX540 HS

Coolpix B700

Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.460.92
Articulated monitor (2)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)205400

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix B700 are that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the Coolpix B700 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 9 points for the Coolpix B700.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

PowerShot SX540 HS

Coolpix B700

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Resolution (megapixel)20.3020.30
Sensitivity100 - 3200 ISO100 - 3200 ISO
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
WiFi
Canon PowerShot SX540 HS VS Nikon Coolpix B700 Dimensions

Look at front view of the PowerShot SX540 HS and Coolpix B700

PowerShot SX540 HS und Coolpix B700, front viewPowerShot SX540 HS und Coolpix B700, front view

Top view of cameras

PowerShot SX540 HS und Coolpix B700, view from abovePowerShot SX540 HS und Coolpix B700, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon PowerShot SX540 HS

Nikon Coolpix B700

12
9

We advise to choose the newest model: Nikon Coolpix B700.

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