Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Panasonic DMC TZ71 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

Coolpix P900 vs DMC TZ71 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Panasonic DMC TZ71 Specs

Coolpix P900

  • 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 24-2000mm (83x), f2.8-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 137.4 x 103.2 x 139.5mm³ (5.4" x 4.1" x 5.5")
  • 900g (29.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix P900

DMC TZ71

  • Introduced in February 2015
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 12 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 80 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-720mm (30x), f3.3-6.4
  • WiFi built-in
  • 110.7 x 64.6 x 34.4mm³ (4.4" x 2.5" x 1.4")
  • 243g (7.8 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC TZ71

Coolpix P900 vs DMC TZ71: 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 DMC TZ71: Viewfinder

Coolpix P900 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.

The DMC TZ71 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)

DMC TZ71 (0.46x)

Simulated viewfinder of the Coolpix P900Simulated viewfinder of the DMC TZ71

Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DMC TZ71 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Nikon Coolpix P900 a better choice

Coolpix P900

DMC TZ71

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0012.10
Auto Focus points (4)9923
Articulated monitor (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)360300
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P900 are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the articulated display. A recommendation of the Coolpix P900 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina and the built-in GPS.

The Coolpix P900 scores 16 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC TZ71

Coolpix P900

DMC TZ71

Higher speed (4, frames/second)710
Better sensibility (4)100 - 6400 ISO80 - 6400 ISO
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)0.921.16
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.04
Weighs less (2)900g
(29.0 oz.)
243g
(7.8 oz.)
More portable (2)1978cm³
(125 cu.in.)
246cm³
(15 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC TZ71 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the lower weight than the Coolpix P900 and the more compact size.

Yields 18 points for the DMC TZ71.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Coolpix P900

DMC TZ71

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
WiFi
Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DMC TZ71 Dimensions

Look at front view of the Coolpix P900 and DMC TZ71

Coolpix P900 und DMC TZ71, front viewCoolpix P900 und DMC TZ71, front view

Top view of cameras

Coolpix P900 und DMC TZ71, view from aboveCoolpix P900 und DMC TZ71, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Nikon Coolpix P900

Panasonic DMC TZ71

16
18

We advise to choose the newest model: Nikon Coolpix P900.

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