Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Nikon Coolpix P1000 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Coolpix P610 vs Coolpix P1000 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Nikon Coolpix P1000 Specs

Coolpix P610

  • Introduced in March 2015
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-1440mm (60x), f3.3-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 125 x 85 x 106.5mm³ (4.9" x 3.3" x 4.2")
  • 565g (18.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix P610

Coolpix P1000

  • Introduced in July 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-3000mm (125x), f2.8-8.0
  • WiFi built-in
  • 146.3 x 118.8 x 181.3mm³ (5.8" x 4.7" x 7.1")
  • 1415g (45.6 oz.)

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)

Simulated viewfinder of the Coolpix P610Simulated viewfinder of the Coolpix P1000

Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P1000

Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Nikon Coolpix P1000 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice

Coolpix P610

Coolpix P1000

Longer battery life (3, photos)360250
Weighs less (2)565g
(18.2 oz.)
1415g
(45.6 oz.)
More portable (2)1132cm³
(71 cu.in.)
3151cm³
(198 cu.in.)
GPS (2)

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

Coolpix P610

Coolpix P1000

Auto Focus points (4)199
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)0.922.36
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 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

Coolpix P610

Coolpix P1000

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Resolution (megapixel)16.0016.00
Speed (frames/second)77
Sensitivity100 - 6400 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Sensor resolution (MP)0.920.92
Articulated screen
WiFi
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Nikon Coolpix P1000 Dimensions

Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and Coolpix P1000

Coolpix P610 und Coolpix P1000, front viewCoolpix P610 und Coolpix P1000, front view

Top view of cameras

Coolpix P610 und Coolpix P1000, view from aboveCoolpix P610 und Coolpix P1000, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Nikon Coolpix P610

Nikon Coolpix P1000

9
12

We advise to choose the newest model: Nikon Coolpix P1000.

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