Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Nikon Coolpix P1000 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P610
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P1000
Coolpix P610 vs Coolpix P1000: 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 P610 vs Coolpix P1000: Viewfinder
Coolpix P610 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.
The Coolpix P1000 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.68x.
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 P610 (0.50x)
Coolpix P1000 (0.68x)
Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Nikon Coolpix P1000 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||360||250|
|Weighs less (2)||565g|
|More portable (2)||1132cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P610 are 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.
The Coolpix P610 scores 9 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix P1000
|Auto Focus points (4)||1||99|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||0.92||2.36|
|Better Video (2)||1920 x 1080||3840 x 2160|
|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.
Yields 12 points for the Coolpix P1000.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensitivity||100 - 6400 ISO||100 - 6400 ISO|
|Sensor resolution (MP)||0.92||0.92|
|Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Nikon Coolpix P1000 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and Coolpix P1000
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P610
Nikon Coolpix P1000
We advise to choose the newest model: Nikon Coolpix P1000.
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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|