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Canon PowerShot SX730 HS 1/2.3" Compact Camera (2017)

MSRP 399 USDNeoscore 41%NEX score 86%

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Product Overview

Canon PowerShot SX730 HS is an affordable 1/2.3" compact camera with a large zoom range. Introduced by Canon in 2017, it comes with a 1/2.3" sensor with 21 MP (5184 x 3888) resolution.
The camera has a poor battery life, and a second or third battery may be needed to get you through the day. The PowerShot SX730 HS's 5.9 fps burst rate limits its use for certain types of photography, but it is hardly something that most photographers should worry about.
Canon has endowed this compact camera with a 40x zoom lens, which can be quite useful for travels. Last but not least, the camera can focus quite close to the subject.

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Ratings

What we found**

Neoscore: 41% (not directly comparable across industries)
Pros
  • Very light
  • Supports both WiFi and Bluetooth
  • Very useful 40x super zoom
Cons
  • Menu not touch-enabled
  • Tiny 1/2.3-inch sensor
  • Poor battery life
  • Low 5.9 fps burst rate
  • Lacks weather sealing

What external reviewers found***

NEX score: 86% (not directly comparable across industries)
Pros
  • Fantastic image quality
  • GPS and Wifi connectivity
Cons
  • No panorama mode
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Specifications

Connectivity

Ports
HDMI + Remote Control + USB 2.0
Wireless Connectivity
802.11b/g/n + NFC + Bluetooth

Construction

Form Factor
Compact camera with zoom lens
Image Size
1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Microphone
Stereo
Sensor | Resolution
21 MP (5184 x 3888)
Sensor | Type
BSI-CMOS
Speakers
Mono

Dimensions

Size | Depth
40 mm / 1.57 in
Size | Height
64 mm / 2.52 in
Size | Width
110 mm / 4.33 in
Weight
300 g / 10.60 oz

Display

Display Diagonal
3 inch
Display Type
Tilting TFT LCD
Resolution
922,000 dots
Viewfinder | Type
None

Function

Angle Of View
84.1° Diagonal | 73.7° Horizontal | 53.1° Vertical (wide) ~ 2.6° Diagonal | 2.1° Horizontal | 1.4° Vertical (tele)
Aperture
f/3.3 (wide) ~ f/6.9 (tele)
Crop Factor
5.6
Exposure Compensation
±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Exposure Mode
Auto
Flash
Built-in
Focal Length
4.3 mm ~ 171.4 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
24 mm ~ 960 mm
GPS
No
Image Stabilization
Optical
ISO Range
ISO 80 ~ 3200
Processor
Digic 6
Touch Screen
No
Video Codecs
MPEG-4, H.264
Weather Resistance
No
Zoom
40x optical zoom, Digital zoom available

Performance

Battery Life
250 shots
Flash Range
4.00 m
Max Burst Rate
5.9 fps
Min Focus Distance
10 mm / 0.39 in
Storage
SD/SDHC/SDXC card

Production

Battery
NB-13L lithium-ion battery & charger
Debut
2017-04-06

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External Reviews

cameralabs[1]

Sentiment Score 86%
Reviewers from cameralabs have found the following***:
The PowerShot SX730 HS inherits the same basic shooting modes as its predecessor. There’s a new self-portrait mode that allows you to adjust the brightness and smooth skin effect as well as apply background defocus. Creative filters include Fish-eye, Miniature, Toy camera, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super-vivid and Poster Effect; most offer several variants.
Find the original article here.
Pros
  • GPS and Wifi connectivity
  • Fantastic image quality
Cons
  • No panorama mode

User Reviews

References

1. ^ Canon PowerShot SX730 HS review. [cameralabs]. https://www.cameralabs.com/canon-powershot-sx730-hs-review/. Retrieved 2022-02-04.

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