61points

Nikon Coolpix P1000

98points

Nikon D850

Nikon Coolpix P1000
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Nikon D850
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Nikon Coolpix P1000 vs Nikon D850

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Why is Nikon Coolpix P1000 better than Nikon D850?

  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has a flash
  • Has an electronic viewfinder (EVF)
  • 5.2mm shorter
    118.8mmvs124mm

Why is Nikon D850 better than Nikon Coolpix P1000?

  • 2.86x more megapixels (main camera)
    45.7MPvs16MP
  • 30.56x larger sensor
    35.9 x 23.9mmvs6.17 x 4.55mm
  • 16x higher maximum light sensitivity
    102400 ISOvs6400 ISO
  • 1590shots longer battery life
    1840shotsvs250shots
  • 500g lighter
    915gvs1415g
  • 50% faster maximum shutter speed
    1/8000svs0.00025s
  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos

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Design

1.has a flip-out screen
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.

For example

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

2.has a silent focus motor built into the lens
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Lenses with built-in focus motor focus faster and more quietly than lenses without a focus motor which rely on the camera's body focus motor.

3.Weather sealed
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

4.Is dustproof and water resistant
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7

5. more viewfinder coverage

99%

100%

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.

Best

Leica Q-P

100%

6.has an optical viewfinder
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.

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Optics

1.sensor size

6.17 x 4.55mm

35.9 x 23.9mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

2.has AF tracking
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

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.

3.megapixels

16MP

45.7MP

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

4.maximum light sensitivity

6400 ISO

102400 ISO

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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

6.has built-in optical image stabilization
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

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Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

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.

Best

Fujifilm X-T3

2160 x 60fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.

3.Has timelapse function
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.

4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

5.supports AVCHD format
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Leica D-Lux 7

6.has a 24p cinema mode
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

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Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

2.has a microphone in
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

3.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Canon EOS 200D

2

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.has stereo speakers
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7

6.has a zoom microphone
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

Zoom microphones record very high quality audio, and enable you to record sound from a distance. This can be useful for recording meetings, lectures and presentations.

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

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Battery

1. longer battery life

250shots

1840shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

2.has a removable battery
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

3.has a rechargeable battery
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

4.has a battery level indicator
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.wireless charging
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

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Features

1.Has WiFi
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

The device can connect to WiFi.

2.has an external memory slot
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

3.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

4.can be controlled remotely
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

5.Has dual card slots
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

It has two memory card slots, allowing you to store more photos without switching cards. This is particularly useful on long shoots when you need more space.

6.has GPS
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Nikon D850

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

For example

Leica M10-D

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