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Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Panasonic DMC TZ81 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P900
All specs: Main page for DMC TZ81
Coolpix P900 vs DMC TZ81: 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 TZ81: Viewfinder
Coolpix P900 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.
The DMC TZ81 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 TZ81 (0.46x)
Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P900
Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DMC TZ81 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P900 a better choice
|Auto Focus points (4)||99||49|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||80 - 3200 ISO|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||360||320|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P900 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity 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 15 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC TZ81
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.00||18.90|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||10|
|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||3840 x 2160|
|Weighs less (2)||900g|
|More portable (2)||1978cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC TZ81 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster 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 DMC TZ81 is made easy by the lower weight than the Coolpix P900 and the more compact size.
Yields 23 points for the DMC TZ81.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DMC TZ81 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P900 and DMC TZ81
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P900
Panasonic DMC TZ81
We recommend Panasonic DMC TZ81 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|