The Canon SX400 IS is excellent entry level camera announced by Canon … but the Sony H400 comes with a mega 63X optical zoom lens under same price range.. take a look below before buying your next megazoom camera…
Canon PowerShot SX400 IS vs. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 Specification Comparison Table.
|Canon SX400 IS||Sony DSC-H400|
Megapixel: With Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 you get more megapixels, however the more megapixel will not improve the image quality of your camera, but more megapixels will help you to get large printouts and also help you to re-compose your images after shooting a scene /subject.
Optical Zoom: Sony H400 MASSIVE optical zoom allows you to get closer to your subject without physically moving yourself, hence we recommend you to buy Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 over Canon PowerShot SX400 IS.
Both camera features optical image stabilization.
Aperture Range: Canon PowerShot SX400 IS aperture Range is better than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400, the bright aperture lenses capture more incoming light to the sensor, create more DOF, better color and contrast reproduction and it also create less noise during low-light situation.
Macro: Canon PowerShot SX400 IS has more close-up macro range than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400.
AF Point: Since both are contrast based AF system so you will won’t notice any major difference in the AF Speed of both the camera.
ISO: The ISO range of Canon PowerShot SX400 IS is more than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400, high sensitivity sensors have more ISO range and hence the you get cleaner low-light images.
Better Shutter Range: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 features better shutter range compared to Canon PowerShot SX400 IS.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Canon PowerShot SX400 IS features fast shooting speed compared to Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400.
Video Mode: Both camera supports HD Video capture mode @ 25fps / 30fps frame rate.
Battery Life (CIPA): Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400 battery rating is 300 shots and other hand Canon PowerShot SX400 IS battery rating is 190 shots. According to CIPA.
Dimensions: Canon PowerShot SX400 IS is smaller than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400.
Weight: Canon PowerShot SX400 IS lighter than Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400.
Verdict: Sony gives you massive optical zoom under a very affordable price tag, we highly recommended you to go with Sony H400.
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