84points

Nikon D800E

36points

Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

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Nikon D800E vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

Why is Nikon D800E better than Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1?

  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos
  • Has a stereo microphone
  • Has AF tracking
  • Weather sealed
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has an optical viewfinder
  • Has timelapse function

Why is Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 better than Nikon D800E?

  • 696g lighter
    204gvs900g
  • 6.11% higher pixel density
    469ppivs442ppi
  • 36.84% more battery power
    2600mAhvs1900mAh
  • Has a touch screen
  • 46.88% bigger screen size
    4.7"vs3.2"
  • Can create panoramas in-camera
  • 76.78mm narrower
    68mmvs144.78mm
  • 60.4mm thinner
    21.1mmvs81.5mm

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Design

1.pixel density

442ppi

469ppi

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2.Weather sealed
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.Is dustproof and water resistant
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

4.Has a built-in focus motor
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

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.

5.has an optical viewfinder
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.

6.weight

900g

204g

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Optics

1.has AF tracking
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

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.

2.megapixels

36.3MP

20MP

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3.maximum light sensitivity

25600 ISO

25600 ISO

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.

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4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

5.has a two-stage shutter
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

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.

6.has manual focus
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

This allows to manually set the focus.

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Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

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.

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2160 x 60fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.

3.Has timelapse function
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

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.

4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

5.has a 24p cinema mode
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

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Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

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Battery

1.has a removable battery
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

2.battery power

1900mAh

2600mAh

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3.has a rechargeable battery
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

4.has a battery level indicator
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has an external memory slot
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

2.can be controlled remotely
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

3.Has dual card slots
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

It has two memory card slots, allowing you to store more photos without switching cards. This is particularly useful on long shoots when you need more space.

4.has GPS
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

5.has a HDMI output
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

6.USB version

3

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

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3.1

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Miscellaneous

1.has a brand lens
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

2.Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1
3.Is a multi-user system
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1
4.Has customizable notifications
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

You can easily manage notifications by adjusting your preferences, and you can also turn them off completely for specific apps.

5.Has offline voice recognition
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

6.Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

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