• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 6.0x zoom 26mm - 156mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 8.0x zoom 28mm - 224mm (35mm equiv.)

Advantages

Nikon S5200 over Canon 130 IS

  • 60p
    Yes vs No
    A faster framerate can give you more editing options
  • 1080p
    Yes vs No
    You'll want this if you shoot video
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos
  • Faster shutter
    1/4000 vs 1/2000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Canon 130 IS over Nikon S5200

  • Lens zoom ratio
    8.0x vs 6.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • HDMI out
    HDMI out vs None
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • Longer shutter
    15 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Higher extended ISO
    6400 vs 3200 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Sony WX80

Nikon S5200
Sony WX80
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 60p
  • 1080p
  • $151
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens zoom ratio
Canon 130 IS
Sony WX80
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • $151
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Sony TF1

Nikon S5200
Sony TF1
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $198
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
Canon 130 IS
Sony TF1
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $198
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Canon 115 IS

Nikon S5200
Canon 115 IS
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 60p
  • 1080p
  • $114
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Longer shutter
Canon 130 IS
Canon 115 IS
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • HDMI out
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $114
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Sony TX30

Nikon S5200
Sony TX30
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $234
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Touchscreen
Canon 130 IS
Sony TX30
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $234
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Touchscreen

Compared to Canon 140 IS

Nikon S5200
Canon 140 IS
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • 60p
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Newer
Canon 130 IS
Canon 140 IS
  • $150
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • HDMI out
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • High-res screen
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