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Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Sony Cyber-shot RX10 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P610
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX10
Coolpix P610 vs Cyber-shot RX10: The sensors
Coolpix P610 features a Compact sized sensor, while the Cyber-shot RX10 uses a 1" sensor.
Featuring an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.), the Cyber-shot RX10'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: Sony Cyber-shot RX10
Coolpix P610 vs Cyber-shot RX10: Viewfinder
Coolpix P610 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.
The Cyber-shot RX10 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.70x.
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)
Cyber-shot RX10 (0.70x)
Advantage: Sony Cyber-shot RX10
Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Sony Cyber-shot RX10 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P610 a better choice
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||360||340|
|Weighs less (2)||565g|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P610 are that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the Cyber-shot RX10 and the built-in GPS.
The Coolpix P610 scores 7 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot RX10
|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||25|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||125 - 25600 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||0.92||2.36|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||1.44|
|External microphone (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX10 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Sony 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 and the connector for an external microphone.
Yields 30 points for the Cyber-shot RX10.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon Coolpix P610 VS Sony Cyber-shot RX10 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P610 and Cyber-shot RX10
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P610
Sony Cyber-shot RX10
We recommend Sony Cyber-shot RX10 as better choice.
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