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Nikon Coolpix P520 vs Panasonic DMC FZ62 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P520
All specs: Main page for DMC FZ62
Coolpix P520 vs DMC FZ62: 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 P520 vs DMC FZ62: Viewfinder
Coolpix P520 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.20 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.
The DMC FZ62 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 0.20 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.46x.
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 P520 (0.50x)
DMC FZ62 (0.46x)
Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P520
Nikon Coolpix P520 VS Panasonic DMC FZ62 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P520 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||18.10||16.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||5|
|Better sensibility (4)||80 - 3200 ISO||100 - 3200 ISO|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||0.46|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P520 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and the built-in GPS.
The Coolpix P520 scores 19 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC FZ62
|Auto Focus points (4)||9||23|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||200||400|
|More portable (2)||1070cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC FZ62 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, that the battery has more stamina and the more compact size.
Yields 9 points for the DMC FZ62.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon Coolpix P520 VS Panasonic DMC FZ62 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P520 and DMC FZ62
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P520
Panasonic DMC FZ62
We recommend Nikon Coolpix P520 as better choice.
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