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Panasonic DMC TZ101 vs Nikon Coolpix S9900 Specs
All specs: Main page for DMC TZ101
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DMC TZ101 vs Coolpix S9900: The sensors
The DMC TZ101 features a 1" sized sensor, while the Coolpix S9900 uses a Compact sensor.
Boasting an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.) the sensor of the DMC TZ101 is a lot larger than the Coolpix S9900's chip at 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.). In most cases a larger sensor will yield better results in low light, a considerable advantage in many situations (think: interior images, dusk or dawn etc.), a clear disadvantage of the Compact format.
Better choice: Panasonic DMC TZ101
Panasonic DMC TZ101 VS Nikon Coolpix S9900 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Panasonic DMC TZ101 a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||1"||Compact|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.10||16.00|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||10||7|
|Better sensibility (4)||80 - 25600 ISO||125 - 6400 ISO|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.92|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 10800|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||320||300|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC TZ101 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Panasonic are the larger sensitivity, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the DMC TZ101 is made easy by the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina.
The DMC TZ101 scores 27 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix S9900
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||99|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix S9900 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the articulated display and the built-in GPS.
Yields 8 points for the Coolpix S9900.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Panasonic DMC TZ101 VS Nikon Coolpix S9900 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the DMC TZ101 and Coolpix S9900
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Panasonic DMC TZ101
Nikon Coolpix S9900
We recommend Panasonic DMC TZ101 as better choice.
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