• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 5.0x zoom 28mm - 140mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $110 MSRP
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 20.1 megapixels
  • 5.0x zoom 26mm - 130mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $97 Average Retail $120 MSRP

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Advantages

Canon A1400 over Nikon L30

  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs rear LCD only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • Longer shutter
    15 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Higher extended ISO
    6400 vs 1600 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Nikon L30 over Canon A1400

  • More pixels
    20.1 vs 16.0 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Newer
    7 months vs 19 months old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features

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The Competition

Compared to Nikon L28

Canon A1400
Nikon L28
  • $110
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Longer shutter
  • $94
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
Nikon L30
Nikon L28
  • $97
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • $94
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Higher extended ISO

Compared to Fujifilm AX650

Canon A1400
Fujifilm AX650
  • $110
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wider aperture
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $95
  • 1/2.3 inch
Nikon L30
Fujifilm AX650
  • $97
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • Newer
  • $95
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • Higher extended ISO

Compared to Nikon S3500

Canon A1400
Nikon S3500
  • $110
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wider aperture
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $94
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
Nikon L30
Nikon S3500
  • $97
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • $94
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization

Compared to Sony W830

Canon A1400
Sony W830
  • $110
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wider aperture
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $111
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens zoom ratio
Nikon L30
Sony W830
  • $97
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $111
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens zoom ratio

Compared to Canon 135

Canon A1400
Canon 135
  • $110
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $106
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Newer
Nikon L30
Canon 135
  • $97
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • $106
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Longer shutter
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