Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Panasonic DC TZ202 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

PowerShot SX70 HS vs DC TZ202 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Panasonic DC TZ202 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

DC TZ202

  • Introduced in February 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 80 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-360mm (15x), f3.3-6.4
  • WiFi built-in
  • 111.2 x 66.4 x 45.2mm³ (4.4" x 2.6" x 1.8")
  • 340g (11.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC TZ202

PowerShot SX70 HS vs DC TZ202: The sensors

PowerShot SX70 HS features a Compact sized sensor, while the DC TZ202 uses a 1" sensor.

Featuring an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.), the DC TZ202's sensor is a lot larger that the chip that the PowerShot SX70 HS employs at 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.). A larger sensor can produce images of interiors or at night that have less noise and better contrast than photos shot with Compact sized chips.

Better choice: Panasonic DC TZ202

PowerShot SX70 HS vs DC TZ202: Viewfinder

PowerShot SX70 HS has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.39 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.

The DC TZ202 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.33 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.53x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

PowerShot SX70 HS (0.50x)

DC TZ202 (0.53x)

Simulated viewfinder of the PowerShot SX70 HSSimulated viewfinder of the DC TZ202

Advantage: Panasonic DC TZ202

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS VS Panasonic DC TZ202 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon PowerShot SX70 HS a better choice

PowerShot SX70 HS

DC TZ202

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.3020.10
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)2.392.33
Articulated monitor (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX70 HS are the higher resolution, the better viewfinder and the articulated display.

The PowerShot SX70 HS scores 11 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC TZ202

PowerShot SX70 HS

DC TZ202

Larger sensor (5)Compact1"
Auto Focus points (4)949
Better sensibility (4)100 - 3200 ISO80 - 25600 ISO
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.04
Touch screen (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)325370
Weighs less (2)608g
(19.6 oz.)
340g
(11.0 oz.)
More portable (2)1346cm³
(85 cu.in.)
334cm³
(21 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC TZ202 are the larger sensor, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the rather comfortable touch screen and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the PowerShot SX70 HS: the lower weight than the PowerShot SX70 HS and the more compact size.

Yields 24 points for the DC TZ202.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

PowerShot SX70 HS

DC TZ202

Speed (frames/second)1010
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
WiFi
Canon PowerShot SX70 HS VS Panasonic DC TZ202 Dimensions

Look at front view of the PowerShot SX70 HS and DC TZ202

PowerShot SX70 HS und DC TZ202, front viewPowerShot SX70 HS und DC TZ202, front view

Top view of cameras

PowerShot SX70 HS und DC TZ202, view from abovePowerShot SX70 HS und DC TZ202, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

Panasonic DC TZ202

11
24

We recommend Panasonic DC TZ202 as better choice.

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