56points

Nikon Coolpix P1000

88points

Sony Alpha a7 III

Nikon Coolpix P1000
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Nikon Coolpix P1000 vs Sony Alpha a7 III

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
56
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88
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Why is Nikon Coolpix P1000 better than Sony Alpha a7 III?

  • Has timelapse function
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
  • Has a flash
  • 6.67% bigger screen size
    3.2"vs3"
  • 30s longer exposure time
    60svs30s

Why is Sony Alpha a7 III better than Nikon Coolpix P1000?

  • 30.35x larger sensor
    35.8 x 23.8mmvs6.17 x 4.55mm
  • 1.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    24MPvs16MP
  • 4x higher maximum light sensitivity
    25600 ISOvs6400 ISO
  • 42.86% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    10fpsvs7fps
  • 360shots longer battery life
    610shotsvs250shots
  • Weather sealed
  • Has AF tracking
  • 50% faster maximum shutter speed
    1/8000svs0.00025s

Design

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

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
2.Has a built-in focus motor
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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.

For example

Fujifilm X-T30 + Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
3.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

For example

Fujifilm X-T30 + Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
4. more viewfinder coverage
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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

Fujifilm X-T30 + Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS

100%

99%

100%

5.Is dustproof and water resistant
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Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Nikon Coolpix W150

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Sony Alpha a7 III
6.has an optical viewfinder
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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.

For example

Pentax K-1 + Pentax D FA 24-70mm HD f/2.8 ED SDM WR

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III

Optics

1.has AF tracking
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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 P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
2.sensor size
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The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

6.17 x 4.55mm

35.8 x 23.8mm

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
4.maximum light sensitivity
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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

6400 ISO

25600 ISO

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

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
6.megapixels
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Best

Panono Camera

108MP

16MP

24MP

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
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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

Leica Q2

1080 x 120fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
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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.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
4.Has timelapse function
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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.

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Sony Alpha a7 III
5.has a 24p cinema mode
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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 P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
6.supports AVCHD format
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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.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III

Audio

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

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
2.has a microphone in
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A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
3.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Fujifilm X-T30 + Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS

2

2

2

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
5.has stereo speakers
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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

Sony Alpha 7R III + Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Vario-Tessar T*

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
6.Has a zoom microphone
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Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III

Battery

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

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

250shots

610shots

2.battery power
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Best

Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6

4360mAh

1110mAh

2280mAh

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

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
5.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
6.wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III

Features

1.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
2.has an external memory slot
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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.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
3.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
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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.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
4.can be controlled remotely
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A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
5.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III
6.Has dual card slots
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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.

Nikon Coolpix P1000
Sony Alpha a7 III

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