Nikon Coolpix B600 vs Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Coolpix B600 vs PowerShot SX420 IS - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Nikon Coolpix B600 vs Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Specs

Coolpix B600

  • Introduced in January 2019
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 125 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-1440mm (60x), f3.3-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 121.6 x 81.5 x 99.2mm³ (4.8" x 3.2" x 3.9")
  • 500g (16.1 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix B600

PowerShot SX420 IS

  • Introduced in January 2016
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 2 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 1280 x 720 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-1008mm (42x), f3.5-6.6
  • WiFi built-in
  • 104.4 x 69.1 x 85.1mm³ (4.1" x 2.7" x 3.4")
  • 442g (14.3 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX420 IS

Coolpix B600 vs PowerShot SX420 IS: 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.).

Nikon Coolpix B600 VS Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Other Specs Comparison

Why is Nikon Coolpix B600 a better choice

Coolpix B600

PowerShot SX420 IS

Higher speed (4, frames/second)72
Better sensibility (4)125 - 6400 ISO100 - 3200 ISO
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.920.23
Better Video (2)1920 x 10801280 x 720
Longer battery life (3, photos)280195

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix B600 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina.

The Coolpix B600 scores 15 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon PowerShot SX420 IS

Coolpix B600

PowerShot SX420 IS

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0020.00
Auto Focus points (4)19
Weighs less (2)500g
(16.1 oz.)
442g
(14.3 oz.)
More portable (2)983cm³
(62 cu.in.)
614cm³
(39 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX420 IS are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the lower weight than the Coolpix B600. Another advantage over the Coolpix B600: the more compact size.

Yields 13 points for the PowerShot SX420 IS.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Coolpix B600

PowerShot SX420 IS

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
WiFi
Nikon Coolpix B600 VS Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Dimensions

Look at front view of the Coolpix B600 and PowerShot SX420 IS

Coolpix B600 und PowerShot SX420 IS, front viewCoolpix B600 und PowerShot SX420 IS, front view

Top view of cameras

Coolpix B600 und PowerShot SX420 IS, view from aboveCoolpix B600 und PowerShot SX420 IS, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Nikon Coolpix B600

Canon PowerShot SX420 IS

15
13

We advise to choose the newest model: Nikon Coolpix B600.

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