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Sony Cyber-shot RX100 vs Nikon Coolpix P340 Specs
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100
All specs: Main page for Coolpix P340
Cyber-shot RX100 vs Coolpix P340: The sensors
The Cyber-shot RX100 features a 1" sized sensor, while the Coolpix P340 uses a Compact sensor.
Boasting an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.) the sensor of the Cyber-shot RX100 is a lot larger than the Coolpix P340's chip at 42mm² (0.07 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: Sony Cyber-shot RX100
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Nikon Coolpix P340 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Sony Cyber-shot RX100 a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||1"||Compact|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.10||12.10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||25||1|
|Better sensibility (4)||160 - 12800 ISO||80 - 3200 ISO|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.20||0.92|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||330||220|
|Weighs less (2)||240g|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Sony are the larger sensitivity, that the display has a higher resolution and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the Coolpix P340: the lower weight than the Coolpix P340.
The Cyber-shot RX100 scores 25 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix P340
Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix P340 are the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
Yields 2 points for the Coolpix P340.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Nikon Coolpix P340 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Cyber-shot RX100 and Coolpix P340
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Sony Cyber-shot RX100
Nikon Coolpix P340
We recommend Sony Cyber-shot RX100 as better choice.
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