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Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
Top 62%1,484 points
Top 62%
Top 1%3,930 points
Top 1%
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
Top specs and features

Nikon Coolpix S9500 vs Sony Alpha 7R III: 64 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

2.34x more megapixels (main camera).
18.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
42.4MP

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 25.4mm
24 x 35.9mm

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
Canon EOS R: 5655
425

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
28% have it

5. 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.
1600 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
102400 ISO

6. 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
650shots

7. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 30fps
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps
2160 x 30fps

8. weight

470g lighter.
205g
HTC Re: 65.5g
675g

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
39% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/1667s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/8000s

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
50% have it

12. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
32% have it

13. 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 S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
46% have it

14. 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 S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
72% have it

15. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
27% have it

16. Has timelapse function

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.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
16% have it

17. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
26% have it

18. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
20% have it

19. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
54% have it

20. 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 S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
27% have it

21. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
48% have it

22. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
25% have it

23. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
66% have it

24. volume

72.17% less body volume.
203.82cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
732.3cm³

25. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Nikon Coolpix S9500
Sony Alpha 7R III
45% have it

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