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Canon PowerShot SX740 HS vs Nikon Coolpix A900

We compare the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS to the Nikon Coolpix A900: Which digital camera has the better sensor? Which has the better viewfinder or monitor? Which is faster?

Both cameras belong to the Superzoom category.

Here are both models side by side. The Canon PowerShot SX740 HS is on the left, the Nikon Coolpix A900 on the right:

PowerShot SX740 HS vs Coolpix A900 - Side by side

For a more detailed size comparison, see the section further down below.

Canon PowerShot SX740 HS vs Nikon Coolpix A900: Specifications at a glance

PowerShot SX740 HS

  • Introduced in July 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 80 - 3200 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-960mm (40x), f3.3-6.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 110 x 64 x 40mm³ (4.3" x 2.5" x 1.6")
  • 300g (9.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX740 HS

Coolpix A900

  • Introduced in February 2016
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 80 - 1600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-840mm (35x), f3.4-6.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 113.0 x 66.5 x 39.9mm³ (4.4" x 2.6" x 1.6")
  • 298g (9.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix A900

PowerShot SX740 HS vs Coolpix A900: The sensors

Both cameras use the same sensor format, Compact.

The Compact sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.).

Comparing features and further specs of both cameras, data for the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS on the left, the Nikon Coolpix A900 in the right column:

Advantage Canon PowerShot SX740 HS...

(Point weight and unit, if applicable, in parentheses)

PowerShot SX740 HS

Coolpix A900

More AF points (4)91
Sensitivity (4)80 - 3200 ISO80 - 1600 ISO

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX740 HS are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity.

The PowerShot SX740 HS scores 8 points.

...and here's where the Nikon Coolpix A900 has an edge...

(Point weight and unit, if applicable, in parentheses)

PowerShot SX740 HS

Coolpix A900

Longer battery life (3, photos)265270

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix A900 are that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 3 points for the Coolpix A900.

...and here's what both have in common

PowerShot SX740 HS

Coolpix A900

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Resolution (megapixel)20.3020.30
Speed (frames/second)77
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Monitor resolution (megapixel)0.920.92
Monitor articulated
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
Almost equal weight300g298g
Almost equal size282cm³300cm³
WiFi

Comparing the dimensions of both cameras; Canon PowerShot SX740 HS again on the left, Nikon Coolpix A900 on the right:

Front view of the PowerShot SX740 HS and the Coolpix A900...

PowerShot SX740 HS und Coolpix A900, front viewPowerShot SX740 HS und Coolpix A900, front view

...and here we see the Canon and the Nikon from above:

PowerShot SX740 HS und Coolpix A900, view from abovePowerShot SX740 HS und Coolpix A900, view from above

Our recommendation

Comparing features and specifications of both cameras yields the following score:

Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

Nikon Coolpix A900

8
3

CameraCreativ recommends the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS.

Our rating of the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

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Our rating of the Nikon Coolpix A900

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