Leica C-Lux vs Nikon Coolpix P610 Compare

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C-Lux vs Coolpix P610 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Leica C-Lux vs Nikon Coolpix P610 Specs

C-Lux

  • Introduced in June 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 80 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-360mm (15x), f3.3-6.4
  • WiFi built-in
  • 111.2 x 66.4 x 45.2mm³ (4.4" x 2.6" x 1.8")
  • 340g (11.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for C-Lux

Coolpix P610

  • Introduced in March 2015
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-1440mm (60x), f3.3-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 125 x 85 x 106.5mm³ (4.9" x 3.3" x 4.2")
  • 565g (18.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix P610

C-Lux vs Coolpix P610: The sensors

C-Lux features a 1" sized sensor, while the Coolpix P610 uses a Compact sensor.

Boasting an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.) the sensor of the C-Lux is a lot larger than the Coolpix P610's chip at 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.). In most cases a larger sensor will yield better results in low light, a considerable advantage in many situations (think: interior images, dusk or dawn etc.), a clear disadvantage of the Compact format.

Better choice: Leica C-Lux

C-Lux vs Coolpix P610: Viewfinder

C-Lux has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.33 megapixel with magnification of 0.53x.

The Coolpix P610 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 0.92 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.50x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

C-Lux (0.53x)

Coolpix P610 (0.50x)

Simulated viewfinder of the C-LuxSimulated viewfinder of the Coolpix P610

Advantage: Leica C-Lux

Leica C-Lux VS Nikon Coolpix P610 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Leica C-Lux a better choice

C-Lux

Coolpix P610

Larger sensor (5)1"Compact
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.1016.00
Higher speed (4, frames/second)107
Auto Focus points (4)491
Better sensibility (4)80 - 25600 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)2.330.92
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.92
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080
Longer battery life (3, photos)370360
Weighs less (2)340g
(11.0 oz.)
565g
(18.2 oz.)
More portable (2)334cm³
(21 cu.in.)
1132cm³
(71 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the C-Lux are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Leica are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the C-Lux is made easy by that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the Coolpix P610 and the more compact size.

The C-Lux scores 39 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix P610

C-Lux

Coolpix P610

Articulated monitor (2)
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P610 are the articulated display and the built-in GPS.

Yields 4 points for the Coolpix P610.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

C-Lux

Coolpix P610

Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
WiFi
Leica C-Lux VS Nikon Coolpix P610 Dimensions

Look at front view of the C-Lux and Coolpix P610

C-Lux und Coolpix P610, front viewC-Lux und Coolpix P610, front view

Top view of cameras

C-Lux und Coolpix P610, view from aboveC-Lux und Coolpix P610, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Leica C-Lux

Nikon Coolpix P610

39
4

We recommend Leica C-Lux as better choice.

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