Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Nikon Coolpix A1000 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Coolpix A1000 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Nikon Coolpix A1000 Specs

Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

  • Introduced in April 2013
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-720mm (30x), f3.5-6.3
  • WiFi built-in
  • 108.1 x 64 x 38mm³ (4.3" x 2.5" x 1.5")
  • 272g (8.8 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Coolpix A1000

  • Introduced in January 2019
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-840mm (35x), f3.4-6.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 114.2 x 71.7 x 40.5mm³ (4.5" x 2.8" x 1.6")
  • 330g (10.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix A1000

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Coolpix A1000: 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

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) VS Nikon Coolpix A1000 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) a better choice

Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Coolpix A1000

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.4016.00
Higher speed (4, frames/second)107
Longer battery life (3, photos)400250
Weighs less (2)272g
(8.8 oz.)
(10.6 oz.)
More portable (2)263cm³
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot HX50 (V) are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the Coolpix A1000: the lower weight than the Coolpix A1000, the more compact size and the built-in GPS.

The Cyber-shot HX50 (V) scores 18 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix A1000

Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Coolpix A1000

Better sensibility (4)100 - 3200 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.04
Articulated monitor (2)
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix A1000 are the larger sensitivity, that the display has a higher resolution and the articulated display. A recommendation of the Coolpix A1000 is made easy by the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording.

Yields 12 points for the Coolpix A1000.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Coolpix A1000

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) VS Nikon Coolpix A1000 Dimensions

Look at front view of the Cyber-shot HX50 (V) and Coolpix A1000

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix A1000, front viewCyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix A1000, front view

Top view of cameras

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix A1000, view from aboveCyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix A1000, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Nikon Coolpix A1000


We recommend Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) as better choice.

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