Canon has introduced in the market a top-end ultra-zoom camera Canon PowerShot SX60. It offers strong image quality and excellent performance speed than other large zoom models but does not beat 83X zoom of Nikon’s Coolpix P900 performance. In addition to, Canon makes this camera model as one of the most popular digital cameras in the ground by offering several great features, which you may not find on the entry-level DSLR. It assists you to justify the high starting price of the camera.
Along with this, you can access a sharp electronic viewfinder, built-in NFC & Wi-Fi wireless connectivity, and bright & sharp articulated LCD. When compared to its predecessor Canon PowerShot SX50 HS, this bridge camera comes with several improvements such as built-in flash. Overall, this camera is an amazing bridge camera that has improved designs and useful features, currently available in online shopping stores in Dubai, UAE.
Amazing design and handling of Canon PowerShot SX60:
At first glance, this camera design might look similar to the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS. It has a molded plastic body, which is not too away from the entry-level DSLR regarding frame and style. The camera body big is in size so that it needs to offset the zoom lens sheer size when it is completely extended. It makes you feel robust but not too expensive. Canon has tried to inject slight quality sense but using aluminum for lens barrel outer part. In terms of handling, it is pretty good and offers a large grip.
Moreover, it is easy to warp three fingers around the camera as it gives you a strong hold of it. It is a small DSLR camera so far now available in Dubai’s online digital camera shops. The camera measures 5 x 3.7 x 4.5 inches and weighs 1.4 pounds but it is a contrast to Nikon Coolpix P900. It has 3-inch rear LCD flips to rotate 170degrees for capturing selfies and holding the camera low or high. Additionally, it has full manual control buttons to access the camera features.
Exclusive specifications and features of Canon PowerShot SX60:
Like Nikon P600, the camera has a 3 ½ inch CMOS sensor, which can able to shoot 16.1MP photographs. This type of sensor is utilized even in smaller compact camera. But this camera has a bigger sensor. Canon has introduced a new DIGIC 6 processor that helps you capture detailed picture even at maximum zoom range. While speaking about maximum zoom, it has 65X optical zoom lens along with the focal length range of 21mm to 1365mm. When compared with Nikon’s Coolpix P600 and new P610’s 60X zoom range, this camera offers a better result.
With its ZoomPlus feature, you can get image zoom result that is much closer to Sony’s Cyber-shot DSC-H400 63X zoom. Apart from enhancing lens telephoto end, Canon has also made it possible to capture wider photos. The lens has an f/3.4 maximum aperture at the widest and f/6.5 at the telephoto end. Additionally, it has top end ISO sensitivity, framing assist lock function to hold focus, user-friendly interface, and much more functions. These things make it as the best selling digital cameras in the ground.
Exceptional performance and image quality of the Canon PowerShot SX60:
With this camera, you will get the smooth and fast experience right from startup to setting up. In the daylight, the lens can focus perfectly on the target subject and amazing shot-to-shot speed. Unfortunately, you will face trouble in the low light condition as lens find difficulty to focus on the object. It is recommended to access tripod to capture an image at the maximum zoom level to get a great result. The photos details are not sharp when photos captured with other Canon PowerShot cameras like Canon PowerShot SX420 IS.
Otherwise, it offers shots with warm and natural colors that are pleasing to your eyes. It captures better details up to ISO 400, but not usual beyond this, especially in low light. Moreover, it produces lots of noise while taking a picture. Even though zoom motor is not too loud, but it offers smooth zooms. Therefore, it makes a quite interesting video capturing. Like latest digital cameras, it helps you shoot video at 1080p at 30/60 fps. While recording, the zoom lens cannot work. Overall, it offers better and satisfying shooting performance than Nikon’s P600.
Battery capacity and other connectivity options of the camera:
Like Nikon Coolpix P900, it has a rechargeable Li-ion battery but it takes only 340 shots before battery going to die. It has NB-10L battery model used to fuel the camera. In terms of storage, it accepts memory card types such as SD, SDHC, and SDXC & recommended storage file system is EXIF. While speaking about connectivity options, the camera comes with Wi-Fi, HDMI, NFC, Bluetooth, and have USB type 2.0, 480MB like Canon PowerShot SX400 IS. However, it does not have PictBridge like Canon PowerShot SX420 IS.
In addition to, it does not have exposure lock but has exposure modes like aperture priority, automatic mode, scene mode, custom, full manual, shutter speed priority, and program mode. Regarding other camera features, it has auto ISO (100-3200), white balance type, autofocus, image stabilization, self-timer, microphone, HDR shooting mode, driver mode, and several in-editing camera features. Moreover, you can connect the camera to your PC or mobile wirelessly through NFC. It is available in black color in online shops for digital camera.
Reasons that make you purchase Canon PowerShot SX60:
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