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Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Panasonic DC FZ82 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P900
All specs: Main page for DC FZ82
Coolpix P900 vs DC FZ82: 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 P900 vs DC FZ82: Viewfinder
Coolpix P900 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.
The DC FZ82 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 1.16 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 P900 (0.50x)
DC FZ82 (0.46x)
Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P900
Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DC FZ82 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P900 a better choice
|Auto Focus points (4)||99||49|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||360||330|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P900 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the articulated display and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the DC FZ82: the built-in GPS.
The Coolpix P900 scores 11 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC FZ82
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.00||18.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||10|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||125 - 12800 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||0.92||1.16|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||1.04|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||1920 x 1080||4096 x 2160|
|Weighs less (2)||900g|
|More portable (2)||1978cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DC FZ82 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like the better viewfinder, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the DC FZ82 is made easy by the superior video recording, the lower weight than the Coolpix P900 and the more compact size.
Yields 27 points for the DC FZ82.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DC FZ82 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P900 and DC FZ82
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P900
Panasonic DC FZ82
We recommend Panasonic DC FZ82 as better choice.
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|2||Nikon Coolpix P900||83x|
|3||Canon PowerShot SX70 HS||65x|
|4||Canon PowerShot SX60 HS||65x|
|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|