Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Coolpix P610 vs PowerShot SX60 HS - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Specs

Coolpix P610

  • Introduced in March 2015
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-1440mm (60x), f3.3-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 125 x 85 x 106.5mm³ (4.9" x 3.3" x 4.2")
  • 565g (18.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix P610

PowerShot SX60 HS

  • Introduced in October 2014
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 21-1365mm (65x), f3.4-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 127.6 x 92.6 x 114.3mm³ (5.0" x 3.6" x 4.5")
  • 650g (21.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX60 HS

Coolpix P610 vs PowerShot SX60 HS: 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 P610 vs PowerShot SX60 HS: Viewfinder

Coolpix P610 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.

The PowerShot SX60 HS has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 0.92 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 P610 (0.50x)

PowerShot SX60 HS (0.50x)

Simulated viewfinder of the Coolpix P610Simulated viewfinder of the PowerShot SX60 HS

Better choice: Draw

Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Other Specs Comparison

Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice

Coolpix P610

PowerShot SX60 HS

Higher speed (4, frames/second)76
Better sensibility (4)100 - 6400 ISO100 - 3200 ISO
Longer battery life (3, photos)360340
Weighs less (2)565g
(18.2 oz.)
650g
(21.0 oz.)
More portable (2)1132cm³
(71 cu.in.)
1351cm³
(85 cu.in.)
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P610 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the PowerShot SX60 HS: the lower weight than the PowerShot SX60 HS, the more compact size and the built-in GPS.

The Coolpix P610 scores 17 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Coolpix P610

PowerShot SX60 HS

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0016.10
Auto Focus points (4)19

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX60 HS are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus.

Yields 9 points for the PowerShot SX60 HS.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Coolpix P610

PowerShot SX60 HS

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Sensor resolution (MP)0.920.92
Articulated screen
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
WiFi
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Dimensions

Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and PowerShot SX60 HS

Coolpix P610 und PowerShot SX60 HS, front viewCoolpix P610 und PowerShot SX60 HS, front view

Top view of cameras

Coolpix P610 und PowerShot SX60 HS, view from aboveCoolpix P610 und PowerShot SX60 HS, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Nikon Coolpix P610

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

17
9

We recommend Nikon Coolpix P610 as better choice.

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