Canon PowerShot SX500 ISCanon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
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Top 9%
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
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Canon PowerShot SX500 IS vs Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm: 71 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

46.25% more megapixels.
16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
23.4MP

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
36 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.
1
Sony Alpha a9: 693
61

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
0.8fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
6fps

5. weight

259g lighter.
341g
HTC Re: 65.5g
600g(Canon EF 24-70mm F/4L IS USM)

6. 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.
1600ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
102400ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
195shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
950shots

8. video recording

1.8x better video recording quality.
720 x 25fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
37% have it

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
49% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/1600s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/8000s

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 PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
11% have it

13. width

82.5mm narrower.
69.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
152mm

14. pixel density

47.09% higher pixel density.
327ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
481ppi

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 PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
25% have it

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
26% have it

17. height

12.4mm shorter.
104mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
116.4mm

18. volume

56.89% less body volume.
579.69cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1351.73cm³

19. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
24% have it

20. resolution

2.25x higher resolution.
784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px
1177 x 883px

21. thickness

3.8mm thinner.
80.2mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
76.4mm

22. battery power

1.8x more battery power.
1000mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1800mAh

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 PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
46% have it

24. screen size

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

25. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Canon PowerShot SX500 IS
Canon EOS 5D Mark III + Canon EF 24-70mm
30% have it

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