Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Nikon Coolpix P1000 vs Sony Cyber-shot HX400V Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P1000
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot HX400V
Coolpix P1000 vs Cyber-shot HX400V: The sensors
Both cameras use the same sensor format, Compact.
Compact sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.).
Coolpix P1000 vs Cyber-shot HX400V: Viewfinder
Coolpix P1000 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.68x.
The Cyber-shot HX400V has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 0.40 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.
Coolpix P1000 (0.68x)
Cyber-shot HX400V (0.50x)
Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon Coolpix P1000 VS Sony Cyber-shot HX400V Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P1000 a better choice
|Auto Focus points (4)||99||1|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||0.40|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|External microphone (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P1000 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the better viewfinder and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the Coolpix P1000 is made easy by the connector for an external microphone.
The Coolpix P1000 scores 12 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot HX400V
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.00||20.40|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||10|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||80 - 12800 ISO|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||250||300|
|Weighs less (2)||1415g|
|More portable (2)||3151cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot HX400V are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the Coolpix P1000 and the more compact size. Finally, there's the the built-in GPS.
Yields 22 points for the Cyber-shot HX400V.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||0.92||0.92|
|Nikon Coolpix P1000 VS Sony Cyber-shot HX400V Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P1000 and Cyber-shot HX400V
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Cyber-shot HX400V
We recommend Sony Cyber-shot HX400V as better choice.
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|1||Nikon Coolpix P1000||125x|
|2||Nikon Coolpix P900||83x|
|3||Canon PowerShot SX70 HS||65x|
|4||Canon PowerShot SX60 HS||65x|
|5||Panasonic DC FZ82||60x|
|6||Nikon Coolpix B600||60x|
|7||Nikon Coolpix B700||60x|
|8||Nikon Coolpix P610||60x|
|9||Canon PowerShot SX540 HS||50x|
|10||Canon PowerShot SX420 IS||42x|