Nikon Coolpix P7100Canon PowerShot G15
Top 52%1,264 points
Top 52%
Top 46%1,426 points
Top 46%
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
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Top specs and features

Nikon Coolpix P7100 vs Canon PowerShot G15: 56 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

19.8% more megapixels.
10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.1MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
7.44 x 5.58mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
7.44 x 5.58mm

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 a9: 693
9

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
1.3fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
2.1fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
165ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
165ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
27% have it

7. weight

43g lighter.
395g
HTC Re: 65.5g
352g

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
41
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
46

9. 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
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
12800ISO

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
350shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
770shots

11. video recording

1.5x better video recording quality.
720 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 24fps

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
49% have it

13. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
19.4bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
19.9bits

14. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
11% have it

16. width

29.7mm narrower.
76.9mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
106.6mm

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 P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
25% have it

18. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
10.7Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
11.5Evs

19. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
26% have it

20. height

40.4mm shorter.
116.3mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
75.9mm

21. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
9% have it

22. volume

24.43% less body volume.
NaNcm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
324.45cm³

23. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
24% have it

24. 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 P7100
Canon PowerShot G15
46% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
3"

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