Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Canon PowerShot SX740 HS Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Coolpix P610 vs PowerShot SX740 HS - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Canon PowerShot SX740 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 SX740 HS

  • Introduced in July 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 80 - 3200 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-960mm (40x), f3.3-6.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 110 x 64 x 40mm³ (4.3" x 2.5" x 1.6")
  • 300g (9.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX740 HS

Coolpix P610 vs PowerShot SX740 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.).

Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Canon PowerShot SX740 HS Other Specs Comparison

Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice

Coolpix P610

PowerShot SX740 HS

Better sensibility (4)100 - 6400 ISO80 - 3200 ISO
Longer battery life (3, photos)360265
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P610 are the larger sensitivity, that the battery has more stamina and the built-in GPS.

The Coolpix P610 scores 9 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

Coolpix P610

PowerShot SX740 HS

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0020.30
Auto Focus points (4)19
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Weighs less (2)565g
(18.2 oz.)
300g
(9.7 oz.)
More portable (2)1132cm³
(71 cu.in.)
282cm³
(18 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX740 HS are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the PowerShot SX740 HS is made easy by the lower weight than the Coolpix P610 and the more compact size.

Yields 15 points for the PowerShot SX740 HS.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Coolpix P610

PowerShot SX740 HS

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Speed (frames/second)77
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Sensor resolution (MP)0.920.92
Articulated screen
WiFi
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Canon PowerShot SX740 HS Dimensions

Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and PowerShot SX740 HS

Coolpix P610 und PowerShot SX740 HS, front viewCoolpix P610 und PowerShot SX740 HS, front view

Top view of cameras

Coolpix P610 und PowerShot SX740 HS, view from aboveCoolpix P610 und PowerShot SX740 HS, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Nikon Coolpix P610

Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

9
15

We recommend Canon PowerShot SX740 HS as better choice.

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