Canon PowerShot SX400 is vs Kodak Pixpro AZ421

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Canon PowerShot SX400 IS
Kodak Pixpro AZ421

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
1% more total megapixel count Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is is a 16.6MPMP digital camera. That's 0.16MP more than the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 (16.44MPMP).
Longer maximum focal length Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is has a maximum focal length of 720mmmm, but the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is only a 1,008mmmm maximum focal length digital camera (719mm shorter).
A lot lighter Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is has a weight of 313gg, but the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is a 454gg digital camera (141g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

10 Reasons For
A lot bigger optical zoom Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 has an optical zoom of 42xx, but the Canon PowerShot SX400 is is only a 30xx optical zoom digital camera (12x smaller). Read more

The optical zoom of a camera is a measure of how much the camera can zoom in to the subject using the camera's lens system. An optical zoom is superior to a digital zoom because the zoom is achieved using the optics of lens which means that the full extent of the digital sensor is always used to capture the image.

A larger optical zoom allows you to zoom in on the subject without having to move closer. Compared to a digital zoom, using an optical zoom does not result in a loss of image quality.

Moderately smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 has a maximum aperture of 6, but the Canon PowerShot SX400 is is only a 5.8 maximum aperture digital camera (0.2 bigger).
31% smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is a 2.6 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 0.8 smaller than the Canon PowerShot SX400 is (2.6).
Significantly higher maximum ISO speed Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 has a maximum ISO speed of 3,200, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX400 is is only a 1,600 maximum ISO speed digital camera (2 lower).
25% smaller minimum ISO speed Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 has a minimum ISO speed of 80, however the Canon PowerShot SX400 is is a 100 minimum ISO speed digital camera (20 bigger).
15s longer maximum camera shutter speed Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 has a maximum camera shutter speed of 30ss, however the Canon PowerShot SX400 is is only a 15ss maximum shutter speed digital camera (15s shorter). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

Ten more shots per battery charge Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 takes 200 shots shots per battery charge, however the Canon PowerShot SX400 is only takes 190 shots shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

$91 cheaper
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is $91 cheaper than the Canon PowerShot SX400 IS.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this digital camera and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
User reviews are a lot better
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 has an average user review score of 100%, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX400 is has an average rating of 84% (based on 73 reviews).

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
40% smaller optical zoom Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is is a 30xx optical zoom digital camera. That's 12x smaller than the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 (42xx). Read more

The optical zoom of a camera is a measure of how much the camera can zoom in to the subject using the camera's lens system. An optical zoom is superior to a digital zoom because the zoom is achieved using the optics of lens which means that the full extent of the digital sensor is always used to capture the image.

A larger optical zoom allows you to zoom in on the subject without having to move closer. Compared to a digital zoom, using an optical zoom does not result in a loss of image quality.

4% bigger maximum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is is a 5.8 maximum aperture digital camera. That's 0.2 bigger than the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 (6).
24% larger minimum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is has a minimum aperture of 3.4, however the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is a 2.6 minimum aperture digital camera (0.8 smaller).
Vastly lower maximum ISO speed Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is is a 1,600 maximum ISO speed digital camera. That's 2 lower than the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 (3,200).
Bigger minimum ISO speed Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is is a 100 minimum ISO speed digital camera. That's 20 bigger than the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 (80).
Shorter maximum camera shutter speed Edit
Canon PowerShot SX400 is is only 15ss maximum shutter speed. That's 15s shorter than the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 (30ss). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

Only 190 shots shots per battery charge Edit
The number of shots per battery charge on the Canon PowerShot SX400 is is 190 shots, but the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 only takes 200 shots shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

More expensive by $91
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is is $91 more expensive than the Kodak Pixpro AZ421.
Less retailers
The Canon PowerShot SX400 is is only stocked by 3 stores, whereas the Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is stocked by 4 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock.
User review Rating is much Worse
The Canon PowerShot SX400 IS's average user score is 84%, however the Kodak Pixpro AZ421's is 100% (based on 2 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
Moderately less total megapixel count Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 has a total megapixel count of 16.44MPMP, however the Canon PowerShot SX400 is is a 16.6MPMP digital camera (0.16MP more).
Significantly shorter maximum focal length Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is a 1,008mmmm maximum focal length digital camera. That's 719mm shorter than the Canon PowerShot SX400 is (1,008mmmm).
Heavier Edit
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is a 454gg digital camera. That's 141g heavier than the Canon PowerShot SX400 is (454gg). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

Over one year older
The Kodak Pixpro AZ421 is older than the Canon PowerShot SX400 is by 14 months.

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Average User Rating

Date Released

12 months Ago 27 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 bridge camera
 bridge camera
Megapixel Count
16MP
BEST
16.15MP
Sensor Type
 CCD
 CCD
Still Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3072
 3456 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2448
 3264 x 2176
 2448 x 2448
 3264 x 1832
 2048 x 1536
 1536 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 640 x 424
 480 x 480
 640 x 360
 3648 x 2736
 2592 x 1944
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3072
 3456 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3264 x 2448
 3264 x 2176
 2448 x 2448
 3264 x 1832
 2048 x 1536
 1536 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 640 x 424
 480 x 480
 640 x 360
 3648 x 2736
 2592 x 1944
Maximum Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
Image Format
 JPG
 EXIF
 JPG
 EXIF
Total Megapixel Count
16.6MP
BEST
16.44MP
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 1:1
 3:2
 16:9
 4:3
 1:1
 3:2
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
30x 42x
BEST
Digital Zoom
4x 4x
Maximum Aperture
5.8 6
BEST
Minimum Aperture
3.4 2.6
BEST
Maximum Focal Length
720mm
BEST
1,008mm
Minimum Focal Length
24mm 24mm
Focal Length Range
4.3 - 129 4.3 - 180.6
Lens
 Wide-angle
 Wide-angle
Lens Structure
13/10 15/11
Combined Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 168x

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 multi point
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 multi point
 Multi Point Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range
0.05 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range
0 - 0.5 0.016 - ∞
Auto Focus Point
9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.6 - ∞
Auto Mode Focusing Range
0 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual Focusing Range
0 - 0.5 3 - ∞
Focus
 Auto
 Auto
Auto Mode Focusing Range
0.14 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Speed
 Auto
 80
 100
 160
 200
 400
 800
 1600
 320
 3200
 Auto
 80
 100
 160
 200
 400
 800
 1600
 320
 3200
Maximum ISO Speed
1,600 3,200
BEST
Minimum ISO Speed
100 80
BEST
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
BEST

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
15s 30s
BEST
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Flash on
 Forced off
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Red-eye reduction
 Flash on
 Forced off
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Red-eye reduction
Tele Flash Range
1.4 - 3 1.2 - 4.4
Flash Recharging Time
10s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range
0.5 - 5 0.5 - 7.5

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 720
JPEG Frame Rate
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 320 x 240
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1280×720@60fps
 320×240@30fps
 1280×720@60fps
 320×240@30fps
BEST

Audio

Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
 LPCM
 PCM

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
BEST
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Internal Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 8MB
Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 32GB
Memory Slot
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
230,000 pixels 230,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Lens Magnification Ratio
10x Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
USB Connector
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Fluorescent H
 Manual
 Incandescent
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Fluorescent H
 Manual
 Incandescent
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Skin tones
 Vivid
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Skin tones
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera File System
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF
Playback Mode
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
Built-In Processor
DIGIC 4+ Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Mode
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Portrait
 Beach
 Children
 Documents
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Panorama
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Portrait
 Beach
 Children
 Documents
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Panorama
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
313g
BEST
454g
Height
80.1mm 81.6mm
Depth
69.1mm 84.4mm
Width
104.4mm 112.7mm

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 1
Battery Size
NB-11LH LB-060
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,100mAh
Shot Per Battery Charge
190 shots 200 shots
BEST
Battery Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.7V

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 90 0 - 90
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
ImageBrowser EX Unknown - Click to provide data
Included Cable
 USB
 USB
BEST
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