Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Top 39%1,490 points
Top 39%
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Canon PowerShot SX50 HS: 59 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

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

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
179ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
2.2fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
27% have it

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.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
47
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

9. weight

595g
HTC Re: 65.5g

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
335shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

11. video recording

1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
20.3bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
49% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/2000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

15. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11.2Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

16. pixel density

350ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

17. width

122.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

18. resolution

784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

19. battery power

1200mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

20. volume

1128.24cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

21. height

87.3mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

22. thickness

105.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

23. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
72% have it

24. 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 PowerShot SX50 HS
46% have it

25. 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 PowerShot SX50 HS
17% have it

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