Canon recently announced SX60 HS camera that features 65X optical zoom, take a look at the specification comparison reviews of both the camera…
Sensor: Both camera features same resolution but the Nikon COOLPIX P600 features ISO range upto 12800 but Canon PowerShot SX60 HS has a ISO range of the ISO range of 6400 only. Due to better ISO range P600 may deliver better images in low light conditions.
Lens: The Canon features 65X optical zoom lens and Nikon comes with 60X zoom lens, so you get 5X more zoom compared to Nikon, The Macro mode of Canon is bit better since the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS features a macro range of 0cm which makes it ideal for getting large size macro images greater details. However the macro range of Nikon COOLPIX P600 is limited to 1cm.
AF Point: Canon PowerShot SX60 HS supports up to 31 AF point, whereas the AF points of Nikon COOLPIX P600 is not specified.
Shutter: Nikon COOLPIX P600 features better shutter range compared to Canon PowerShot SX60 HS and Nikon COOLPIX P600 features fast shooting speed compared to Canon PowerShot SX60 HS.
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Video Mode: Canon PowerShot SX60 HS features 1080p full HD video recording @ 30fps frame rate in internet friendly MP4 format.
Nikon COOLPIX P600 Video Mode: Nikon COOLPIX P600 features full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution video at 60 frames per second .
Display: Nikon COOLPIX P600 features 3.0″ LCD Swivel (922,000 pixels), whereas Canon PowerShot SX60 HS 3″ 921k-Dot LCD Vari-angle Rear Screen. Where P600’s screen can be tilted to 180’ upwards , there SX60’s screen can be adjusted to many different angles according to the shooting condition.
Dimensions: Nikon COOLPIX P600 is bit smaller than Canon PowerShot SX60 HS.
Weight: Nikon COOLPIX P600 is almost 100gms smaller than Canon PowerShot SX60 HS which makes it easy to carry and work with.
Verdict: With Canon you get more Zoom lens and with Nikon you get more ISO range and bit better video quality, so if you are looking for zoom camera you may prefer Canon SX60 HS.
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