Canon PowerShot SX740 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Comparison

Let’s compare the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Canon PowerShot SX740 HS and Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II. While Canon PowerShot SX740 HS has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has 4/3 sensor and 20.3 has a 20.3 MP and Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has a 17.0 MP resolution.

  Canon PowerShot SX740 HS Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II
  Canon PowerShot SX740 HS Front Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Panasonic
Megapixels 20.3 17.0
Sensor Type CMOS Live MOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 4/3
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3) 4736 x 3552 (16.8 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 3200 Min 200 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto (100-1600), ISO 100-3200 Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection; Face Detect AiAF, Single AF point (center or face select and track) Contrast Detection: 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint (Full area touch is available), Face/Eye Detection, Tracking
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto (100-1600), ISO 100-3200 Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/3200 - 15 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 109
AW Buffer Size 34
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (307,200 px) 1,240,000 dots (413,300 px)
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking No Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.38-inch EVF (Live View Finder), 2764K-dots equivalent (field sequential), ~100% coverage, ~1.39x / 0.7x (35mm equiv.) magnification, eye sensor
Focus Peaking No Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p) 3840x2160 (30p/24p)
Video File Format MP4 (Image data: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio data: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)) AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000s 1/4000
Internal connections Micro-B USB, Micro (Type-D) HDMI Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 240 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 10.5 oz (299 g) includes batteries 13.8 oz (392 g) includes batteries
Size 4.3 x 2.5 x 1.6 in. (110 x 64 x 40 mm) 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.5 in. (115 x 66 x 64 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $379.00 Buy from Amazon for $997.99
Release Date 2018-08-20 2018-10-15