Canon SX740 HS features built-in wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n + NFC + Bluetooth) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection. With its NFC feature, SX740 HS can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.Canon SX740 HS's Bluetooth connectivity feature comes handy for connecting other devices that supports it. One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our SX740 HS. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect SX740 HS to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Canon SX740 HS is powered by a proprietary battery which provides a shooting life of 265 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Compact type cameras is 255 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Small Sensor Superzoom Cameras
Fujifilm HS35EXR with its 600shots is the model with longest battery life among Small Sensor Superzoom cameras. Check the comparison of Canon SX740 HS vs Fujifilm HS35EXR or take a look at Longest Battery Life Compact cameras list.
Canon SX740 HS Features Compared to Main Competitors