Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX540 HS Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

PowerShot SX70 HS vs PowerShot SX540 HS - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX540 HS Specs

PowerShot SX70 HS

  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 21-1365mm (65x), f3.4-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 127 x 90.9 x 116.6mm³ (5.0" x 3.6" x 4.6")
  • 608g (19.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX70 HS

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 SX70 HS vs PowerShot SX540 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 SX70 HS VS Canon PowerShot SX540 HS Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon PowerShot SX70 HS a better choice

PowerShot SX70 HS

PowerShot SX540 HS

Higher speed (4, frames/second)106
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.920.46
Articulated monitor (2)
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080
Longer battery life (3, photos)325205

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX70 HS are that the camera is faster, that the display has a higher resolution and the articulated display. A recommendation of the PowerShot SX70 HS is made easy by the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina.

The PowerShot SX70 HS scores 13 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon PowerShot SX540 HS

PowerShot SX70 HS

PowerShot SX540 HS

Weighs less (2)608g
(19.6 oz.)
442g
(14.3 oz.)
More portable (2)1346cm³
(85 cu.in.)
901cm³
(57 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX540 HS are the lower weight than the PowerShot SX70 HS and the more compact size.

Yields 4 points for the PowerShot SX540 HS.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

PowerShot SX70 HS

PowerShot SX540 HS

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Resolution (megapixel)20.3020.30
Sensitivity100 - 3200 ISO100 - 3200 ISO
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
WiFi
Canon PowerShot SX70 HS VS Canon PowerShot SX540 HS Dimensions

Look at front view of the PowerShot SX70 HS and PowerShot SX540 HS

PowerShot SX70 HS und PowerShot SX540 HS, front viewPowerShot SX70 HS und PowerShot SX540 HS, front view

Top view of cameras

PowerShot SX70 HS und PowerShot SX540 HS, view from abovePowerShot SX70 HS und PowerShot SX540 HS, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

Canon PowerShot SX540 HS

13
4

We recommend Canon PowerShot SX70 HS as better choice.

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