Panasonic DC FZ82 vs Nikon Coolpix A1000 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

DC FZ82 vs Coolpix A1000 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic DC FZ82 vs Nikon Coolpix A1000 Specs

DC FZ82

  • Introduced in January 2017
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 18 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 125 - 12800 ISO
  • 4096 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 20-1200mm (60x), f2.8-5.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 130.2 x 94.3 x 119.2mm³ (5.1" x 3.7" x 4.7")
  • 616g (19.9 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC FZ82

Coolpix A1000

  • Introduced in January 2019
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-840mm (35x), f3.4-6.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 114.2 x 71.7 x 40.5mm³ (4.5" x 2.8" x 1.6")
  • 330g (10.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix A1000

DC FZ82 vs Coolpix A1000: 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.).

DC FZ82 vs Coolpix A1000: Viewfinder

DC FZ82 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 1.16 megapixel with magnification of 0.46x.

The Coolpix A1000 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 1.16 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.50x.

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.

DC FZ82 (0.46x)

Coolpix A1000 (0.50x)

Simulated viewfinder of the DC FZ82Simulated viewfinder of the Coolpix A1000

Better choice: Nikon Coolpix A1000

Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Nikon Coolpix A1000 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic DC FZ82 a better choice

DC FZ82

Coolpix A1000

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)18.1016.00
Higher speed (4, frames/second)107
Auto Focus points (4)491
Better sensibility (4)125 - 12800 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Better Video (2)4096 x 21603840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)330250

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC FZ82 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Panasonic are the larger sensitivity, the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina.

The DC FZ82 scores 22 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix A1000

DC FZ82

Coolpix A1000

Articulated monitor (2)
Weighs less (2)616g
(19.9 oz.)
330g
(10.6 oz.)
More portable (2)1464cm³
(92 cu.in.)
332cm³
(21 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix A1000 are the articulated display, the lower weight than the DC FZ82 and the more compact size.

Yields 6 points for the Coolpix A1000.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

DC FZ82

Coolpix A1000

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Touch screen
WiFi
Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Nikon Coolpix A1000 Dimensions

Look at front view of the DC FZ82 and Coolpix A1000

DC FZ82 und Coolpix A1000, front viewDC FZ82 und Coolpix A1000, front view

Top view of cameras

DC FZ82 und Coolpix A1000, view from aboveDC FZ82 und Coolpix A1000, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic DC FZ82

Nikon Coolpix A1000

22
6

We recommend Panasonic DC FZ82 as better choice.

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