Panasonic DC FZ82 vs Nikon Coolpix P1000 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

DC FZ82 vs Coolpix P1000 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic DC FZ82 vs Nikon Coolpix P1000 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 P1000

  • Introduced in July 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-3000mm (125x), f2.8-8.0
  • WiFi built-in
  • 146.3 x 118.8 x 181.3mm³ (5.8" x 4.7" x 7.1")
  • 1415g (45.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix P1000

DC FZ82 vs Coolpix P1000: 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 P1000: Viewfinder

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

The Coolpix P1000 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.68x.

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 P1000 (0.68x)

Simulated viewfinder of the DC FZ82Simulated viewfinder of the Coolpix P1000

Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P1000

Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Nikon Coolpix P1000 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic DC FZ82 a better choice

DC FZ82

Coolpix P1000

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)18.1016.00
Higher speed (4, frames/second)107
Better sensibility (4)125 - 12800 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.92
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)4096 x 21603840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)330250
Weighs less (2)616g
(19.9 oz.)
1415g
(45.6 oz.)
More portable (2)1464cm³
(92 cu.in.)
3151cm³
(198 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC FZ82 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the DC FZ82 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the Coolpix P1000 and the more compact size.

The DC FZ82 scores 26 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix P1000

DC FZ82

Coolpix P1000

Auto Focus points (4)4999
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)1.162.36
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P1000 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the better viewfinder and the articulated display. A recommendation of the Coolpix P1000 is made easy by the connector for an external microphone.

Yields 12 points for the Coolpix P1000.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

DC FZ82

Coolpix P1000

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
WiFi
Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Nikon Coolpix P1000 Dimensions

Look at front view of the DC FZ82 and Coolpix P1000

DC FZ82 und Coolpix P1000, front viewDC FZ82 und Coolpix P1000, front view

Top view of cameras

DC FZ82 und Coolpix P1000, view from aboveDC FZ82 und Coolpix P1000, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic DC FZ82

Nikon Coolpix P1000

26
12

We recommend Panasonic DC FZ82 as better choice.

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