Canon PowerShot SX410 is vs Canon PowerShot SX710 HS

Canon PowerShot SX410 IS
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Bigger optical zoom Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is has an optical zoom of 40xx, but the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is only a 30xx optical zoom digital camera (10x 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.

22% longer maximum focal length Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is is a 960mmmm maximum focal length digital camera. That's 210mm longer than the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS (750mmmm).
A little shorter minimum focal length Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is has a minimum focal length of 24mmmm, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 25mmmm minimum focal length digital camera (1mm longer).
25% bigger combined zoom Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is has a combined zoom of 160xx, however the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is only a 120xx combined zoom digital camera (40x smaller).
$118 cheaper
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is is $117.96 cheaper than the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS.
7 Reasons For
More total megapixel count Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 21.1MPMP digital camera. That's 0.6MP more than the Canon PowerShot SX410 is (21.1MPMP).
Smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 6.9 maximum aperture digital camera. That's 0.6 smaller than the Canon PowerShot SX410 is (6.9).
A bit smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a minimum aperture of 3.2, but the Canon PowerShot SX410 is is a 3.5 minimum aperture digital camera (0.3 larger).
Higher maximum ISO speed Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 3,200 maximum ISO speed digital camera. That's 2 higher than the Canon PowerShot SX410 is (3,200).
Higher display resolution Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 922,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 692 pixels higher than the Canon PowerShot SX410 is (922,000 pixels pixels).
39g lighter Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a weight of 269gg, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX410 is is a 308gg digital camera (39g 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.

230 shots shots per battery charge Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a digital camera that takes 230 shots shots per battery charge, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX410 is only takes 185 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.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Marginally less total megapixel count Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is has a total megapixel count of 20.5MPMP, however the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 21.1MPMP digital camera (0.6MP more).
Marginally bigger maximum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is has a maximum aperture of 6.3, but the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 6.9 maximum aperture digital camera (0.6 smaller).
9% larger minimum aperture Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is is a 3.5 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 0.3 larger than the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS (3.2).
2x lower maximum ISO speed Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is has a maximum ISO speed of 1,600, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 3,200 maximum ISO speed digital camera (2 higher).
Vastly lower display resolution Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is has a display resolution of 230,000 pixels pixels, however the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 922,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera (692 pixels higher).
13% heavier Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is is a 308gg digital camera. That's 39g heavier than the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS (269gg). 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.

Fourty-five less shots per battery charge Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX410 is takes 185 shots shots per battery charge, however the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS only takes 230 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.

6 Reasons Against
Smaller optical zoom Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 30xx optical zoom digital camera. That's 10x smaller than the Canon PowerShot SX410 is (30xx). 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.

210mm shorter maximum focal length Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a maximum focal length of 750mmmm, whereas the Canon PowerShot SX410 is is a 960mmmm maximum focal length digital camera (210mm longer).
Longer minimum focal length Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 25mmmm minimum focal length digital camera. That's 1mm longer than the Canon PowerShot SX410 is (25mmmm).
Smaller combined zoom Edit
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a 120xx combined zoom digital camera. That's 40x smaller than the Canon PowerShot SX410 is (120xx).
More expensive by $118
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is $117.96 more expensive than the Canon PowerShot SX410 IS.
Older by one month
The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is one month older than the Canon PowerShot SX410 IS.

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
BEST
Megapixel Count
20MP
BEST
20.3MP
Sensor Type
 CCD
BEST
 CCD
Still Image Resolution
 5152 x 3864
 3648 x 2736
 3648 x 2432
 2736 x 2736
 3648 x 2048
 2048 x 1536
 1536 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 640 x 424
 480 x 480
 640 x 360
 5184 x 3456
 5184 x 2912
BEST
 5152 x 3864
 3648 x 2736
 3648 x 2432
 2736 x 2736
 3648 x 2048
 2048 x 1536
 1536 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 640 x 424
 480 x 480
 640 x 360
 5184 x 3456
 5184 x 2912
Maximum Image Resolution
 5184 x 3888
 5184 x 3888
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Image Format
 JPG
 EXIF
 JPG
 EXIF
Total Megapixel Count
20.5MP 21.1MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
BEST
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
40x
BEST
30x
Digital Zoom
4x 4x
Maximum Aperture
6.3 6.9
BEST
Minimum Aperture
3.5 3.2
BEST
Maximum Focal Length
960mm
BEST
750mm
Minimum Focal Length
24mm
BEST
25mm
Focal Length Range
4.3 - 172 4.5 - 135
Extra / Smart Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 60x
Lens Structure
12/11 13/10
Combined Zoom
160x
BEST
120x

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 tracking
 AI
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 AI Focus
 multi point
 centre weighted
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Centre weighted Auto Focus
 Face detection
 single
 continuous
 servo
 tracking
 AI
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 AI Focus
 multi point
 centre weighted
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Centre weighted Auto Focus
 Face detection
Normal Focusing Range
0.05 - ∞ 0.05 - ∞, 1.4 - ∞
Macro Focusing Range
0 - 0.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual Focusing Range
0 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Mode Focusing Range
0.014 - ∞ 0.01 - ∞
Manual Focusing Range
1.4 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
0 - 0.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Mode Focusing Range
0 - ∞ 1.4 - ∞
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
ISO Speed
 80
 100
 160
 200
 400
 800
 1600
 Auto
 320
 3200
 80
 100
 160
 200
 400
 800
 1600
 Auto
 320
 3200
Maximum ISO Speed
1,600 3,200
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Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
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)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
15s 15s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s

Flash

Flash Mode
 Flash on
 Forced off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Flash off
 Flash on
 Forced off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Flash off
Flash Sync-Speed
1s Unknown - Click to provide data
Tele Flash Range
1.4 - 2.7 1.4 - 2
Flash Recharging Time
10s 10s
Flash Range
0.5 - 5 0.5 - 3.5
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
BEST

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
JPEG Frame Rate
30fps 30fps
Video Format
 MOV
 H.264
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MOV
 H.264
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
BEST
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@30fps
BEST
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
 AAC++
BEST
 LPCM
 PCM
 AAC++

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Memory Slot
1 1

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Field of View
100% 100%
Display Resolution
230,000 pixels 922,000 pixels
BEST
Display Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
HDMI Connector
 Micro
 Micro
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
USB Connector
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Fluorescent H
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Fluorescent H
Shooting Mode
 Auto
 Program
 Manual
 Auto
 Program
 Manual
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Skin tones
 Vivid
 Positive film
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Skin tones
 Vivid
 Positive film
Self-Timer
2,10 2,10
Maximum Playback Zoom
10x 10x
Camera File System
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
Playback Mode
 Single image
 Thumbnails
 Movie
 Slide show
 Single image
 Thumbnails
 Movie
 Slide show
Scene Mode
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Portrait
 Night
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Portrait
 Night
Display Language
 Multi
 Multi
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 HEB
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 HEB
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
308g 269g
BEST
Height
69.1mm 34.8mm
Depth
85.1mm 65.8mm
Width
104.4mm 117.2mm
Weight Including Battery
325g 269g
BEST

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 1
Battery Size
NB-11LH NB-6LH
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,060mAh
Shot Per Battery Charge
185 shots 230 shots
BEST
Battery Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.7V

Operational Conditions

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

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
CameraWindow DC CameraWindow DС, ,Map Utility, ,Image Transfer Utility

Technical Details

Image Processor
 DIGIC 4+
 DIGIC 4+
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