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Nikon P900 vs Canon SX60 HS Comparison

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Nikon has announced its superzoom Coolpix P900 bridge camera. Here is a quick review and comparison for the new Nikon P900 vs Canon SX60 HS digital compact system cameras.

To see the difference between Nikon P900 vs Canon SX60 HS digital cameras, we take a look at the specifications comparison of both cameras.

The Powershot SX60 HS digital camera features a 16.1MP CMOS sensor, a 65x Optical Zoom lens covering a whopping 21-1365mm equivalent range and Optical Image Stabilization for steady images.

Nikon Coolpix P900 bridge camera features a 16-megapixel image sensor and a mind-blowing F2.8-6.5 24-2000mm equivalent zoom.  The specs list also includes built-in Wi-Fi with NFC, 7 fps burst shooting, built-in EVF and a fully articulated 3″ 921k-dot LCD.

Specifications Comparison of Nikon P900 vs Canon SX60 HS Cameras


Below you can see the specs comparison table of Nikon P900 vs Canon SX60 HS compact cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature Nikon P900 Canon SX60 HS
Sensor Resolution 16.1 MP 16.1 MP
Low-pass Filter Yes Yes
Sensor Size 1/2.3″ (6.17×4.55mm) 1/2.3″ (6.17×4.55mm)
Optical Zoom 83.3x 65x
Aperture Range f/2.8 – f/6.5 f/3.4 – f/6.5
Macro 1cm 0cm
IS / VR Optical Optical
AF System Contrast Detect (sensor) Contrast Detect (sensor)
AF Points Not Specified 31
ISO 100-12800 100-6400
Shutter min/max 15-1/4000sec 15-1/2000 sec
Continuous Shooting Speed 7 FPS 6.4 FPS
Video 1920 x 1080 (60 fps) 1920 x 1080 (60 fps)
Lcd 3.0″ LCD-Swivel 922k dots 3.0″ LCD Swivel 922k dots
Viewfinder 100% EVF 100% EVF
Hot Shoe No Yes
Wi-Fi Built-in with NFC Built-in
Battery Life 360 shots Not Specified
Dimensions 140x 103 x 137 mm 127x 91 x 114 mm
Weight 899g 649g

As a verdict Nikon P900 provides more zoom and you get better ISO sensitivity almost the same price. So if you are looking for a zoom camera you may prefer Nikon P900, otherwise both cameras has similar features. See the prices of Nikon P900 vs Canon SX60 HS as follows.

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Digital Camera Price

Buy Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Digital Camera $549.00 Amazon | Adorama

Nikon Coolpix P900 Camera Price

Buy Nikon Coolpix P900 Camera
Nikon Coolpix P900 $599.95 Amazon | Adorama