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Leica Q-P vs Nikon Coolpix P340 Specs
All specs: Main page for Q-P
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P340
Q-P vs Coolpix P340: The sensors
The Q-P features a Full frame sized sensor, while the Coolpix P340 uses a Compact sensor.
Boasting an area of 864mm² (1.38 sq.in.) the sensor of the Q-P 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 Q-P
Leica Q-P VS Nikon Coolpix P340 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Leica Q-P a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Full frame||Compact|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||24.20||12.10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||1|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 50000 ISO||80 - 3200 ISO|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.92|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||300||220|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Q-P are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Leica are the larger sensitivity, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the Q-P is made easy by that the battery has more stamina.
The Q-P scores 25 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix P340
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Weighs less (2)||640g|
|More portable (2)||967cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P340 are the built-in flash, the optical image stabilizer and the lower weight than the Q-P. Another advantage over the Q-P: the more compact size.
Yields 9 points for the Coolpix P340.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Leica Q-P VS Nikon Coolpix P340 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Q-P and Coolpix P340
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P340
We recommend Leica Q-P as better choice.
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