Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Panasonic DMC FZ62 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P610
All specs: Main page for DMC FZ62
Coolpix P610 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 P610 vs DMC FZ62: Viewfinder
Coolpix P610 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 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 P610 (0.50x)
DMC FZ62 (0.46x)
Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P610
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Panasonic DMC FZ62 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||5|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||100 - 3200 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||0.92||0.20|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||0.46|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P610 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection. Finally, there's the the built-in GPS.
The Coolpix P610 scores 20 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC FZ62
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.00||16.10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||1||23|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||360||400|
|More portable (2)||1132cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC FZ62 are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the Coolpix P610: the more compact size.
Yields 14 points for the DMC FZ62.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Panasonic DMC FZ62 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and DMC FZ62
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P610
Panasonic DMC FZ62
We recommend Nikon Coolpix P610 as better choice.
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|2||Nikon Coolpix P900||83x|
|3||Canon PowerShot SX70 HS||65x|
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|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|