Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Panasonic DC TZ96 Specs
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P900
All specs: Main page for DC TZ96
Coolpix P900 vs DC TZ96: 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 TZ96: Viewfinder
Coolpix P900 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 0.92 megapixel with magnification of 0.50x.
The DC TZ96 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 P900 (0.50x)
DC TZ96 (0.53x)
Better choice: Panasonic DC TZ96
Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DC TZ96 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Coolpix P900 a better choice
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||5|
|Auto Focus points (4)||99||49|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||80 - 3200 ISO|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P900 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the built-in GPS.
The Coolpix P900 scores 14 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC TZ96
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.00||20.30|
|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||380|
|Weighs less (2)||900g|
|More portable (2)||1978cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DC TZ96 are the higher resolution, the better viewfinder and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the rather comfortable touch screen, the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the Coolpix P900: the lower weight than the Coolpix P900 and the more compact size.
Yields 22 points for the DC TZ96.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Nikon Coolpix P900 VS Panasonic DC TZ96 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Coolpix P900 and DC TZ96
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Nikon Coolpix P900
Panasonic DC TZ96
We recommend Panasonic DC TZ96 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|