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

1. megapixels

19.8% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

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

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon PowerShot G15
Nikon Coolpix P7100
26% have it

7. weight

43g lighter.

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

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.

10. longer battery life

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

11. video recording

1.5x better video recording quality.

12. has a stereo microphone

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

13. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

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.
Canon PowerShot G15
Nikon Coolpix P7100
11% have it

15. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

16. width

29.7mm narrower.
76.9mm

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.
Canon PowerShot G15
Nikon Coolpix P7100
25% have it

18. has a built-in HDR mode

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

19. height

40.4mm shorter.

20. 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

21. Is dustproof and water resistant

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

22. volume

24.43% less body volume.

23. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon PowerShot G15
Nikon Coolpix P7100
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.
Canon PowerShot G15
Nikon Coolpix P7100
46% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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