Comparison Between Superzoom Digital Cameras

Super zoom point and shoot cameras are the advanced points and shoot cameras with long zoom lenses but without much hassles of manual controls like in DSLR cameras. These super zoom cameras will best suite to most of the occasions such as birthday party, split-second action photos of your kid on a football pitch, or even scenarios of nature. So here is quick list of super zoom digital camera with key features from 4 different manufacturers.
Nikon Coolpix P510 Point and Shoot Camera: When comes to Optical zoom, Coolpix P510 is the highest optical zoom point and shoot camera available currently.  P510 has 42X optical zoom and 2X digital zoom. Nikon Coolpix P510 has 16.1MP NIKKOR lens with a focal length of 4.3 - 180 mm and a 35 mm equivalent focal length of 24 - 1000 mm.  Nikon Coolpix P510 price in India is ₹23,232.
Advanced Nikon Point and Shoot Camera

Key Features of Nikon Coolpix P510:
  • 16.1 megapixel Camera
  • CMOS Image Sensor
  • 42x Optical Zoom and 2x Digital Zoom
  • Full HD Recording
  • 3 inch TFT LCD with Anti-reflection Coating
  • 35 mm Equivalent Focal Length: 24 - 1000 mm
  • f/3 - f/5.9 Aperture
Main Disadvantages of Nikon Coolpix P510:
  • Slow focusing on recording videos
  • Average low light image capturing performance
Sony DSC-HX200V Point and Shoot Camera:  Sony DSC HX200 comes with 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS Image Sensor. It has 30X optical zoom and 120X digital zoom.  Unlike Coolpix P510, it acquires focus in a snap and allowing to shoot multiple pictures without any discernible lag. Sony DSC HX200V price in India is ₹24,500.
Advanced Sony Point and Shoot Camera

Key Features of Sony DSC HX200V:
  • 18.2 megapixel Camera
  • Exmor R CMOS Image Sensor
  • 30x Optical Zoom and 120x Digital Zoom
  • Full HD Recording
  • 3 inch XtraFine TruBlack LCD
  • 35 mm Equivalent Focal Length: 27 - 810 mm
  • f/2.8 - f/5.6 Aperture
Main Disadvantages of Sony DSC HX200V:
  • Has problems on focusing a object closer than 3 meters
  • Optical zoom could have been more for the price 
Fujifilm FinePix SL300 Point and Shoot Camera: Its price much lower than the above mentioned long zoom digital camera. It has 30X optical zoom and 6.7X digital zoom. It also has an electronic viewfinder. Fujifilm FinePix SL300 price in India is ₹16,999.
Advanced Fujifilm  Point and Shoot Camera

Key Features of Fujifilm FinePix SL300:
  • 14.0 megapixel Camera
  • CCD Image Sensor
  • 30x Optical Zoom and 6.7x Digital Zoom
  • HD Recording
  • 3 inch TFT Color LCD Monitor
  • 35 mm Equivalent Focal Length: 24 - 720 mm
  • f/3.1 - f/5.9 Aperture
Main Disadvantages of Fujifilm FinePix SL300:
  • In low light, acquiring focus takes a few seconds
  • Durations between continuous shots are little longer
  • Videos are limited to 720p
  • Can't use the full 30x zoom during videos
  • camera lacks ability to record stereo sound
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Point and Shoot Camera: This is the compact sized point and shoot camera and still it provides 20X optical zoom. It acquires focus in a snap and duration between shots is almost zero under proper lighting conditions. SX260HS has the ability to take excellent photos in extreme low-light conditions even at the high-end of its zoom. The photos provides lot of details with  sharp look and clear.Canon PowerShot SX260 HS price in India is ₹18,425.
Advanced Canon Point and Shoot Camera

Key Features of Canon PowerShot SX260 HS:
  • 12.1 megapixel Camera
  • CMOS Image Sensor
  • 20x Optical Zoom and 4x Digital Zoom
  • Full HD Recording
  • 3 inch TFT Colour (Wide Viewing Angle)
  • 35 mm Equivalent Focal Length: 25 - 500 mm
  • f/3.5 - f/6.8 Aperture