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Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Panasonic DC TZ202 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P610
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 sq.in.), the DC TZ202's sensor is a lot larger that the chip that the Coolpix P610 employs at 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.). 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)
Advantage: Panasonic DC TZ202
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Panasonic DC TZ202 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice
|Articulated monitor (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
|Larger sensor (5)||Compact||1"|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.00||20.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||1||49|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||80 - 25600 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||0.92||2.33|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||1.04|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||1920 x 1080||3840 x 2160|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||360||370|
|Weighs less (2)||565g|
|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
|Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Panasonic DC TZ202 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and DC TZ202
Top view of cameras
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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