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What makes Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V better Choice

Image Display Resolution 461K dots 921.6K dots
Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V has 99.91% higher screen resolution
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V has $$$ whereas Canon Powershot SX530 HS doesn't
Camera Resolution 16.0 MP 21.1 MP
Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V has 31.88% higher camera resolution
Maximum Shutter Speed 2000 4000
Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V has 4000 Max shutter speed which is faster than 2000 Max shutter speed of Canon Powershot SX530 HS
Highest ISO Rating 3200 12800
Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V has Max ISO Rating of 12800 which is higher than 3200 of Canon Powershot SX530 HS. Higher ISO rating helps in low-light photography.
ISO Rating 100 - 3200 80 - 12800
Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V has base ISO Rating of 80 - 12800 which is lower than 100 - 3200 of Canon Powershot SX530 HS. A low base ISO Rating helps in capturing detailed images with less noise, given that there is ample light.
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What makes Canon Powershot SX530 HS better Choice

Weight 442 660
Canon Powershot SX530 HS is -33.03% lighter

Feature Comparison of Canon Powershot SX530 HS Vs Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V

General
Type Point & Shoot Advance Point and shoot
Dimensions 120.0 x 81.7 x 91.9 mm 129.6.6 x 93.2 x 103.2 mm
Weight 442 g 660 g
Image
Camera Resolution 16.0 MP 21.1 MP
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 30 fps 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 60 fps
ISO Rating 100 - 3200 80 - 12800
White Balancing Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor: Cool White, Fluor: Day White, Fluor: Daylight Flash, C.Temp / Filter, Custom
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) MPEG-4, AVCHD
Audio Formats MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo) AAC
Face Detection Yes Yes, Off, On
Image Stablizer Yes, Lens shift-type, approx. 2.5-stop. Intelligent IS with 5-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS Yes, Optical SteadyShot
Sensor
Sensor Type back-illuminated CMOS Exmor R CMOS
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
Image Ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max Resolution 4608 x 3456 Pixels 5184 x 3888 Pixels
Processor DIGIC 4+ with iSAPS technology BIONZ X Image Processor
Display
Display 3.0 inch TFT 3.0 inch Xtra Fine / TFT LCD
Image Display Resolution 461K dots 921.6K dots
View Finder
View Finder No Yes, Electronic Viewfinder
Lens
Lens Type Canon Zoom Lens 50x IS ZEISS Vario Sonnar T Lens
Focal length 4.3 - 215.0 mm (35 mm Equivalent 24 - 1200 mm) 4.3 - 215 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 24 - 1200 mm)
Auto Focus Yes, Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF Yes, Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking
Manual Focus Yes Yes
Color Filter Yes, Primary Colour Filter
Optical Zoom 50x 50x
Digital Zoom 4x 200x
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 (15 elements in 10 groups)
Photography Features
Aperture Range F3.4 (W) - F6.5 (T) F2.8 (W) - F6.3 (T)
Self Timer Yes, 2 or 10 sec., Custom Yes, 2 sec, 10 sec, Off, Portrait 1, Portrait 2
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) Superior Auto, Intelligent Auto, Program Auto, Movie Mode, Panorama, Scene Selection (High Sensitivity, Night Scene, Night Portrait, Portrait, Landscape, Beach, Snow, Fireworks, Advanced Sports Shooting, Gourmet, Pet, Soft Skin, Handheld Twilight, Anti Motion Blur), Manual Exposure
Metering Yes, Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre) Yes, Light Metering (Multi Pattern, Center-weighted, Spot)
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/2000 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min) 1/4000 s (Max) & 30 s (Min)
Flash
Built-In Flash Yes Yes, Pop-up
Flash Range 0.5 - 5.5 m (W), 1.3 - 3.0 m (T) 0.5 - 8.5 m (W), 2.4 - 3.5 m (T)
External Flash Yes, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2 Yes, Hot shoe
Flash Mode Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro Flash Off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync, Advanced Flash, Rear Sync
Connectivity
HDMI Yes, Mini HDMI Yes, Mini HDMI
TV Out Audio / Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Microphone Yes, Stereo Yes, Built-in Stereo
USB Cable Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Pictbridge Yes, via USB or Wireless LAN
Memory
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC Memory Stick Duo (Still Image / Movies) / Memory Stick PRO Duo (Still Image / Movies) / Memory Stick PRO Duo - High Speed / Memory Stick PRO HG Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC / Memory Stick Micro / Memory Stick Micro (Mark 2) / microSD / microSDHC / microSDXC
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery
Battery Life 210 300
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-6LH Rechargeable Battery NP-BX1
Power Supply AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40 (optional) AC Adaptor AC-UB10C/UB10D
Camera Features
Macro Mode Yes Yes, 1 cm
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Supported Language 31
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shot Yes, 1.6 fps Yes, 10 fps
Additional Features Orientation sensor, Red-Eye Correction, Histogram Smile Shutter, Grid Line, Control for HDMI, Wind Noise Reduction (Off/On), Histogram Indicator (Off/On)
Remote Control via smartphone

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Compare Canon Powershot SX530 HS Vs Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V 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 Sony Cybershot DSC HX400V has a feature score of 63. The page was last updated on July 17, 2019.