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Canon SX60 HS vs Sony DSC-HX400

Canon SX60 HS vs Sony DSC-HX400

Canon SX60 HS

54

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning 16.1 megapixel 65 times zoom factor camera
100
534 Reviews + 9 Awards
47
Average
50
Good Features
Overall Score
54
Average
Bridge 16.1MP 65x Yes Sep 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Sony DSC-HX400

59

Overall Score

Sony DSC-HX400

$448.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and good value for money 20.1 megapixel 50 times zoom factor camera
94
716 Reviews + 3 Awards
70
Good
50
Good Features
Overall Score
59
Average
Compact 20.1MP 50x Yes Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
No awards found 3 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
Ephotozine: Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating
No reviews found

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact  compact
BEST
Megapixels 16.1MP 20.1MP
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Image Sensor Size 1" 1"
Still Image Resolution  4608 x 3456  4608 x 3072  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  3264 x 2176  3264 x 1832  2048 x 1536  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  640 x 424  640 x 360  (M1) 3264 x 2448  5152 x 3864  5152 x 2896  11520 x 1080  3648 x 2736  7152 x 1080  2592 x 1944  4608 x 3456  4608 x 3072  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  3264 x 2176  3264 x 1832  2048 x 1536  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  640 x 424  640 x 360  (M1) 3264 x 2448  5152 x 3864  5152 x 2896  11520 x 1080  3648 x 2736  7152 x 1080  2592 x 1944
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Maximum Image Resolution  5152 x 3864  5152 x 3864
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Sensor Type  CCD  CCD
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Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG
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 RAW  JPG
Total Megapixels 16.8MP 21.1MP
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Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom 65x
BEST
50x
Digital Zoom 4x
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126x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.4 3.4
Maximum Aperture Number 6.5 6.5
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1,365mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 21mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspherical Lens Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data
Combined Zoom 260x Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size Unknown - Click to provide data 55mm

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  continuous  centre weighted  servo  tracking  Continuous Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  spot  multi point  Spot Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Face tracking  continuous  centre weighted  servo  tracking  Continuous Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  spot  multi point  Spot Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Face tracking
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus  TTL  TTL
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 1.8m Unknown - Click to provide data

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  Auto
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
ISO Sensitivity (max) 6,400
BEST
3,200
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 80
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Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
 ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 15s 30s
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Flash

Flash Recharging Time 10s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Modes  Auto  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Auto  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Flash Exposure Correction  ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)
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 ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080
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 1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  320 x 240
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 1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  320 x 240
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps 30fps
Video Formats Supported  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
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 PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@30fps  640x480@120fps
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 1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@30fps  640x480@120fps
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio System  Mono  Mono
Audio Formats Supported  AAC++  AAC++

Memory

Internal Memory Unknown - Click to provide data 55MB
Maximum Memory Card Size 32GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Micro (M2)  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 922,000 pixels
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460,800 pixels
Display Aspect Ratio  4:3  4:3
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Display  TFT  TFT
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Display Diagonal (metric) 7.5cm Unknown - Click to provide data

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2"
Magnification Unknown - Click to provide data 16.2x
Viewfinder Type  Optical  Electronic  Optical  Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Connector Type  Mini  Mini

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus  Incandescent  Push  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus  Incandescent  Push
Shooting Modes  Auto  Scene  Movie  Mo  Program  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr  Auto  Scene  Movie  Mo  Program  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr
Photo Effects  Black&White  Neutral  Positive film  Sepia  Skin tones  Vivid  Skin  Antique  Black&White  Neutral  Positive film  Sepia  Skin tones  Vivid  Skin  Antique
Self-Timer Delay
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  DPOF  DCF  MPF  Exif  DPOF 1.1  DPOF  DCF  MPF  Exif
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single
Playback Modes  Rotation  Rotation
Scene Modes  Snow  Candlelight  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night landscape  Portrait  Sports  Beach  Night portrait  Pet  Snow  Candlelight  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night landscape  Portrait  Sports  Beach  Night portrait  Pet
Languages Support  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  SE  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  SE  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  VIE  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  VIE  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 607g
BEST
628g
Height 92.6mm 95mm
Depth 114.3mm 122.3mm
Width 127.6mm 129.6mm
Weight (including Battery) 650g
BEST
655g

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  DC  Battery  DC
Battery Supported 1 1
Battery Type
Battery Life (max) Unknown - Click to provide data 2.5h
Battery Capacity 920mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 340 shots
BEST
300 shots

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  USB
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Networking

Wi-Fi Standards  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Image Processor  BIONZ  BIONZ
Silent Shooting

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