Nikon Coolpix P310Pentax Optio RZ18
Top 59%626 points
Top 59%
Top 66%512 points
Top 66%
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Megapixels
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Top 95%
747 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
16.1
MP
16
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Nikon Coolpix P310 vs Pentax Optio RZ18: 45 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0.63% more megapixels (photo).
16.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
16MP
290
0

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 38mm
6.08 x 4.56mm
245
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
99
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
9
188
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
1fps
172
0

5. weight

16g lighter.
194g
HTC Re: 65.5g
178g
141
0

6. 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.
3200ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
6400ISO
126
0

7. video recording

1.5x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
720 x 30fps
115
0

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
230shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
240shots
114
0

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon Coolpix P310
Pentax Optio RZ18
34% have it
100
0

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0005s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
0.0005s
81
0

11. pixel density

1.5x higher pixel density.
490ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
326ppi
77
0

12. width

2.7mm narrower.
58.3mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
61mm
76
0

13. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon Coolpix P310
26% have it
73
0

14. volume

1.59% less body volume.
192.16cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
195.26cm³
71
0

15. height

6mm shorter.
103mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
97mm
71
0

16. resolution

2.01x higher resolution.
1280 x 720px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
783 x 587px
69
0

17. has built-in optical image stabilization

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 P310
46% have it
67
0

18. 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 P310
Pentax Optio RZ18
36% have it
59
0

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
3"
58
0

20. 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 P310
73% have it
56
0

21. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon Coolpix P310
Pentax Optio RZ18
88% have it
51
0

22. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Nikon Coolpix P310
Pentax Optio RZ18
44% have it
48
0

23. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
4.2x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
18x
43
0

24. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Nikon D800E: 2
1
43
0

25. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
1.8
Ricoh GR II: 1
3.5
41
0

26. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Nikon Coolpix P310
67% have it
41
0

27. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Nikon Coolpix P310
Pentax Optio RZ18
88% have it
40
0

28. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
100mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
450mm
39
0

29. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
4s
Hasselblad H5D-50c: 720s
4s
37
0

30. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Nikon Coolpix P310
64% have it
37
0

31. has manual focus

This allows to manually set the focus.
Nikon Coolpix P310
Pentax Optio RZ18
59% have it
35
0

32. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
24mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
25mm
35
0

33. has 3D photo/video recording capabilities

The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.
Nikon Coolpix P310
10% have it
33
0

34. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Nikon Coolpix P310
Pentax Optio RZ18
93% have it
32
0

35. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.1
2
31
0

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