Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Nikon Coolpix P520 vs Sony Cyber-shot HX400V Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P520
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot HX400V
Coolpix P520 vs Cyber-shot HX400V: The sensors
Both cameras use the same sensor format, Compact.
Compact sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.).
Coolpix P520 vs Cyber-shot HX400V: Viewfinder
Coolpix P520 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.20 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.
The Cyber-shot HX400V has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 0.40 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.50x.
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.
Coolpix P520 (0.50x)
Cyber-shot HX400V (0.50x)
Better choice: Draw
Nikon Coolpix P520 VS Sony Cyber-shot HX400V Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P520 a better choice
|Auto Focus points (4)||9||1|
|Weighs less (2)||550g|
|More portable (2)||1070cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P520 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the lower weight than the Cyber-shot HX400V and the more compact size.
The Coolpix P520 scores 8 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot HX400V
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||18.10||20.40|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||10|
|Better sensibility (4)||80 - 3200 ISO||80 - 12800 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||0.20||0.40|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||200||300|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot HX400V are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like the better viewfinder, that the battery has more stamina and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
Yields 22 points for the Cyber-shot HX400V.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||0.92||0.92|
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon Coolpix P520 VS Sony Cyber-shot HX400V Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P520 and Cyber-shot HX400V
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P520
Sony Cyber-shot HX400V
We recommend Sony Cyber-shot HX400V as better choice.
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