Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Panasonic DC TZ202 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Coolpix P610 vs DC TZ202 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Panasonic DC TZ202 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

DC TZ202

  • Introduced in February 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 80 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-360mm (15x), f3.3-6.4
  • WiFi built-in
  • 111.2 x 66.4 x 45.2mm³ (4.4" x 2.6" x 1.8")
  • 340g (11.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC TZ202

Coolpix P610 vs DC TZ202: The sensors

Coolpix P610 features a Compact sized sensor, while the DC TZ202 uses a 1" sensor.

Featuring an area of 116mm² (0.19, the DC TZ202's sensor is a lot larger that the chip that the Coolpix P610 employs at 28mm² (0.04 A larger sensor can produce images of interiors or at night that have less noise and better contrast than photos shot with Compact sized chips.

Better choice: Panasonic DC TZ202

Coolpix P610 vs DC TZ202: Viewfinder

Coolpix P610 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.

The DC TZ202 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.33 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.53x.

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)

DC TZ202 (0.53x)

Simulated viewfinder of the Coolpix P610Simulated viewfinder of the DC TZ202

Advantage: Panasonic DC TZ202

Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Panasonic DC TZ202 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice

Coolpix P610

DC TZ202

Articulated monitor (2)
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P610 are the articulated display and the built-in GPS.

The Coolpix P610 scores 4 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC TZ202

Coolpix P610

DC TZ202

Larger sensor (5)Compact1"
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0020.10
Higher speed (4, frames/second)710
Auto Focus points (4)149
Better sensibility (4)100 - 6400 ISO80 - 25600 ISO
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)0.922.33
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.04
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)360370
Weighs less (2)565g
(18.2 oz.)
(11.0 oz.)
More portable (2)1132cm³

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC TZ202 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Panasonic are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the DC TZ202 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the Coolpix P610 and the more compact size.

Yields 39 points for the DC TZ202.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Coolpix P610

DC TZ202

Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Panasonic DC TZ202 Dimensions

Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and DC TZ202

Coolpix P610 und DC TZ202, front viewCoolpix P610 und DC TZ202, front view

Top view of cameras

Coolpix P610 und DC TZ202, view from aboveCoolpix P610 und DC TZ202, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Nikon Coolpix P610

Panasonic DC TZ202


We recommend Panasonic DC TZ202 as better choice.

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