In this review, we will be comparing SX70 HS and P1000, two Small Sensor Superzoom cameras from Canon and Nikon. Canon SX70 HS was introduced to market in September 2018 and Nikon P1000 was launched in July 2018. There is only 2 months difference between SX70 HS and P1000 so we are expecting this to be a fair comparison regarding age and technology level.
We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Small Sensor Superzoom cameras. Out of 244 cameras in this class, Canon SX70 HS is ranked #6
with an overall score of 61 and Nikon P1000 is ranked #10
with an overall score of 61.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Canon SX70 HS and Nikon P1000 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Canon SX70 HS and Nikon P1000 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.