Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Nikon Coolpix L820 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Coolpix L820 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Nikon Coolpix L820 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 L820

  • Introduced in February 2013
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 8 frames/second
  • 125 - 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 22-675mm (30x), f3.0-5.8
  • No WiFi
  • 111 x 76.3 x 84.5mm³ (4.4" x 3.0" x 3.3")
  • 470g (15.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix L820

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) vs Coolpix L820: 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.).

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) VS Nikon Coolpix L820 Other Specs Comparison

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

Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Coolpix L820

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.4016.00
Higher speed (4, frames/second)108
Better sensibility (4)100 - 3200 ISO125 - 3200 ISO
Weighs less (2)272g
(8.8 oz.)
470g
(15.2 oz.)
More portable (2)263cm³
(17 cu.in.)
716cm³
(45 cu.in.)
WiFi (2)
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot HX50 (V) are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like the lower weight than the Coolpix L820, the more compact size and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection. Finally, there's the the built-in GPS.

The Cyber-shot HX50 (V) scores 21 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix L820

No advantage for the Nikon Coolpix L820 compared to Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Coolpix L820

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Sensor resolution (MP)0.920.92
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V) VS Nikon Coolpix L820 Dimensions

Look at front view of the Cyber-shot HX50 (V) and Coolpix L820

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix L820, front viewCyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix L820, front view

Top view of cameras

Cyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix L820, view from aboveCyber-shot HX50 (V) und Coolpix L820, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 (V)

Nikon Coolpix L820

21
0

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

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