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Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
Top 58%1,042 points
Top 58%
Top 11%2,209 points
Top 11%
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
Top specs and features

Nikon Coolpix L820 vs Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300: 69 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.52x more megapixels (main camera).
16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.3MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
35.8 x 23.8mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
8fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
10fps

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
27% have it

5. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
3200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
25600 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
870shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
500shots

7. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 24fps

8. weight

10g lighter.
470g
HTC Re: 65.5g
460g(Sony DT 55-300mm F/4.5-5.6)

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/8000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
49% have it

11. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
31% have it

12. pixel density

17.75% higher pixel density.
462ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi
544ppi

13. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
72% have it

14. resolution

33.48% higher resolution.
1108 x 831px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px
1358 x 905px

15. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
26% have it

16. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
25% have it

17. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
26% have it

18. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
20% have it

19. width

70.7mm narrower.
76.3mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
147mm

20. volume

44.66% less body volume.
709.21cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
1279.25cm³

21. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
17% have it

22. height

1mm shorter.
110mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
111mm

23. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
35% have it

24. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
54% have it

25. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Nikon Coolpix L820
Sony SLT-A99V + Sony SAL-55300
45% have it

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