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Panasonic DC FZ82 vs Nikon Coolpix P510 Specs
All specs: Main page for DC FZ82
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P510
DC FZ82 vs Coolpix P510: 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 P510: Viewfinder
DC FZ82 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 1.16 megapixel with magnification of 0.46x.
The Coolpix P510 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 0.20 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 P510 (0.50x)
Better choice: Nikon Coolpix P510
Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Nikon Coolpix P510 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Panasonic DC FZ82 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||18.10||16.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||10||7|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||9|
|Better sensibility (4)||125 - 12800 ISO||80 - 3200 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||1.16||0.20|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.92|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||4096 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||330||240|
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 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 P510: the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The DC FZ82 scores 32 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix P510
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|More portable (2)||1464cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P510 are the articulated display, the more compact size and the built-in GPS.
Yields 6 points for the Coolpix P510.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Nikon Coolpix P510 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the DC FZ82 and Coolpix P510
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Panasonic DC FZ82
Nikon Coolpix P510
We recommend Panasonic DC FZ82 as better choice.
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|5||Panasonic DC FZ82||60x|
|6||Nikon Coolpix B600||60x|
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