What makes Nikon Coolpix P530 better Choice

Image Display Resolution 461K dots 921K dots
Nikon Coolpix P530 has 99.78% higher screen resolution
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Nikon Coolpix P530 has $$$ whereas Canon Powershot SX530 HS doesn't
Camera Resolution 16.0 MP 16.1 MP
Nikon Coolpix P530 has 0.63% higher camera resolution
Maximum Shutter Speed 2000 4000
Nikon Coolpix P530 has 4000 Max shutter speed which is faster than 2000 Max shutter speed of Canon Powershot SX530 HS
Highest ISO Rating 3200 6400
Nikon Coolpix P530 has Max ISO Rating of 6400 which is higher than 3200 of Canon Powershot SX530 HS. Higher ISO rating helps in low-light photography.
Nikon Coolpix P530
Nikon Coolpix P530

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What makes Canon Powershot SX530 HS better Choice

Weight 442 494
Canon Powershot SX530 HS is -10.53% lighter
Optical Zoom 50 42
Canon Powershot SX530 HS has 50 optical zoom which is more than 42 optical zoom of Nikon Coolpix P530

Feature Comparison of Canon Powershot SX530 HS Vs Nikon Coolpix P530

Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Dimensions 120.0 x 81.7 x 91.9 mm 122.8 x 84.1 x 98.2 mm
Weight 442 g 494 g
Camera Resolution 16.0 MP 16.1 MP
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 30 fps 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 30 fps
ISO Rating 100 - 3200 100 - 6400
White Balancing Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom Auto 1 (Normal), Auto 2 (Warm), Choose color temp, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, White Balance Preset
Image Format JPEG compression (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant JPEG
Video Format MPEG4-AVC (H.264) H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Audio Formats MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo) LPCM Stereo, WAV
Face Detection Yes Yes
Image Stablizer Yes, Lens shift-type, approx. 2.5-stop. Intelligent IS with 5-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS Yes, Optical Image Stabilization
Sensor Type back-illuminated CMOS CMOS
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
Image Ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max Resolution 4608 x 3456 Pixels 4608 x 2592 Pixels
Processor DIGIC 4+ with iSAPS technology
Display 3.0 inch TFT 3.0 inch TFT LCD with Anti-reflection Coating
Image Display Resolution 461K dots 921K dots
View Finder
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Lens Type Canon Zoom Lens 50x IS NIKKOR Lens
Focal length 4.3 - 215.0 mm (35 mm Equivalent 24 - 1200 mm) 4.3 - 180 mm (35 mm Equivalent 24 - 1000 mm)
Auto Focus Yes, Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF Yes, Target finding AF, face priority, manual (spot), manual (normal), manual (wide), subject tracking
Manual Focus Yes Yes
Color Filter Yes, Primary Colour Filter
Optical Zoom 50x 42x
Digital Zoom 4x 4x
Other Focus Features Focusing Type (TTL), Lens Optics (13 elements in 10 groups), AF Lock, AF Assist Beam, AF Point Selection (Size (Normal, Small)) Lens Optics (14 elements in 10 groups), Focus Lock
Photography Features
Aperture Range F3.4 (W) - F6.5 (T) F3.0 (W) - F5.9 (T)
Self Timer Yes, 2 or 10 sec., Custom Yes, 2, 10 sec
Shooting Modes Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Hybrid Auto, Live View Control, Creative Shot, SCN (Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), High-speed Burst (4.0MP), Low Light (4.0MP), Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie, Modes in Movie (Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks), Drive modes (Single, Continuous, Self-Timer) Auto, Scene (Night Landscape, Night Portrait, Landscape, Scene Auto Selector, Portrait, Sports, Party / Indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk / Dawn, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks Show, Black and White Copy, Backlighting, Easy Panorama, Pet Portrait, Moon, Bird-watching), Special Effects, P, S, A, M, User Settings
Metering Yes, Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre) Yes, Multi, Center-Weighted, Spot
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/2000 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min) 1/4000 Sec (Max) & 1 Sec (Min)
Built-In Flash Yes Yes
Flash Range 0.5 - 5.5 m (W), 1.3 - 3.0 m (T) 0.5 - 8.0 m (W), 1.5 - 4.5 m (T)
External Flash Yes, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Flash Mode Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
HDMI Yes, Mini HDMI Yes, Type C, Mini HDMI
TV Out Audio / Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Microphone Yes, Stereo Yes, Built-in Stereo
USB Cable Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Pictbridge Yes, via USB or Wireless LAN
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Internal Memory 56 MB
Battery Life 210 240
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-6LH Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5
Power Supply AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40 (optional) AC Adapter EH-70P
Camera Features
Macro Mode Yes Yes, 1 cm
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Supported Language 31 34
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shot Yes, 1.6 fps Yes, 7 fps
Additional Features Orientation sensor, Red-Eye Correction, Histogram
Remote Control via smartphone
View Finder Features Resolution (201,000 dots)

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Compare Canon Powershot SX530 HS Vs Nikon Coolpix P530 side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Canon Powershot SX530 HS has a feature score of 54, whereas Nikon Coolpix P530 has a feature score of 59. The page was last updated on September 21, 2019.