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Leica D-Lux 7 vs Nikon Coolpix P340 Specs
All specs: Main page for D-Lux 7
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D-Lux 7 vs Coolpix P340: The sensors
The D-Lux 7 features a Four Thirds sized sensor, while the Coolpix P340 uses a Compact sensor.
Boasting an area of 225mm² (0.36 sq.in.) the sensor of the D-Lux 7 is a lot larger than the Coolpix P340's chip at 42mm² (0.07 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 D-Lux 7
Leica D-Lux 7 VS Nikon Coolpix P340 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Leica D-Lux 7 a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||Compact|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||17.00||12.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||11||10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||1|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||80 - 3200 ISO|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.20||0.92|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||403||220|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D-Lux 7 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 that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the rather comfortable touch screen, the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina.
The D-Lux 7 scores 31 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix P340
|Built-in flash (2)|
|More portable (2)||498cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P340 are the built-in flash and the more compact size.
Yields 4 points for the Coolpix P340.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Leica D-Lux 7 VS Nikon Coolpix P340 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the D-Lux 7 and Coolpix P340
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Leica D-Lux 7
Nikon Coolpix P340
We recommend Leica D-Lux 7 as better choice.
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