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Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
Top 35%1,598 points
Top 35%
Top 71%724 points
Top 71%
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
Top specs and features

Nikon D3x vs Canon PowerShot A800: 55 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

2.45x more megapixels (main camera).
24.5MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
10MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.9 x 24mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
6.17 x 4.62mm

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.
51
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693
9

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
0.8fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
28% have it

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.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
1600 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
4400shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
500shots

8. weight

1.03kg lighter.
1.22kg
HTC Re: 65.5g
186g

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/8000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/2000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
50% have it

11. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
31% have it

12. pixel density

2.35x higher pixel density.
471ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi
200ppi

13. 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 D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
72% have it

14. resolution

8x higher resolution.
1176 x 784px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px
416 x 277px

15. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
27% have it

16. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
20% have it

17. 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 D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
55% have it

18. Has a built-in focus motor

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.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
18% have it

19. volume

91.73% less body volume.
NaNcm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
181.24cm³

20. width

97.9mm narrower.
159.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
61.6mm

21. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
48% have it

22. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
45% have it

23. 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 D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
35% have it

24. shoots raw

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
57% have it

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon D3x
Canon PowerShot A800
66% have it

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