Canon ELPH 520 HSNikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
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Canon  ELPH 520 HS
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Canon ELPH 520 HS vs Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR: 80 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

2.45x more megapixels.
10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.7MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.62mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
35.9 x 24mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693
39

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
2.8fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
5.5fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
27% have it

6. weight

330g lighter.
155g
HTC Re: 65.5g
485g(Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F/3.5-4.5G ED VR)

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
3200ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
25600ISO

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
190shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
900shots

9. video recording

25% better video recording quality.
1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
49% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/4000s

12. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
11% have it

13. width

87.1mm narrower.
53.9mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
141mm

14. pixel density

32.73% higher pixel density.
333ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
442ppi

15. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
25% have it

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
26% have it

17. height

25.9mm shorter.
87.1mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
113mm

18. volume

93.1% less body volume.
90.14cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1306.51cm³

19. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
9% have it

20. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
24% have it

21. resolution

2x higher resolution.
831 x 554px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px
1176 x 784px

22. thickness

62.8mm thinner.
19.2mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
82mm

23. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR(Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F/3.5-4.5G ED VR)
46% have it

24. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Canon ELPH 520 HS
Nikon D600 + AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm VR
17% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
3.2"
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