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Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Samsung P1000

5.49 in
4.06 in
Nikon Coolpix P900 Digital Camera
Nikon Coolpix P900
3.46 in
8.15 in
Samsung P1000 Digital Camera
Samsung P1000
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Editiorial reviews
13 editorial reviews
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Full Comparison

Sensor

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Sensor type
CMOS
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Sensor size
0.24 in
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Sensor photo detectors
17.0 Mpx
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Effective pixels
16.0 Mpx
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10.2 Mpx
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Image ratio w:h
4:3
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N/A
Max resolution
  • 4608
  • 3456
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  • 3648
  • 2736
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Processor
Expeed C2
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N/A

Image

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ISO
  • 100
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
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N/A
ISO minimum
100
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1600
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ISO maximum
6400
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N/A
Boosted ISO maximum
12800
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N/A
Maximum image resolution
  • 4608
  • 3456
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N/A
White balance presets
5
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N/A
White balance modes
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Incandescent
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N/A
Custom white balance
yes
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N/A
Supported image file formats
JPG
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JPEG
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Image stabilizer
yes
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N/A
Image stabilization type
Optical
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N/A
Uncompressed format
No
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N/A

Optics and focus

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Optical zoom
83.0 x
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3.0 x
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Digital zoom
4.0 x
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5.0 x
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Minimum aperture
2.8
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2.8
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Maximum aperture
2.8
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5.2
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Focal length equiv
24 - 2000
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N/A
Focus adjustment
Auto/Manual
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N/A
Autofocus
Tracking Auto Focus
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N/A
Auto Focus (AF) lock
yes
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N/A
Normal focus range
19.69 in
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N/A
Macro focus range
0.39 in
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N/A
Image stabiliser
Optical
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Electronic
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Filter thread
no
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N/A
Folded optics
no
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no
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Screen and viewfinder

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Screen size
3.0 in
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2.5 in
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Articulated LCD
yes
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no
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Screen technology
LCD
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N/A
Screen dots
921000
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N/A
Touch screen
no
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N/A
Field of view
100.0 %
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N/A
Live view
yes
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N/A
Viewfinder
Electronic
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N/A
Viewfinder coverage
100.0 %
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N/A
Viewfinder resolution
921000.0 px
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N/A
Dioptre correction
yes
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N/A
Diopter adjustment (D-D)
3 - 1
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N/A

Photography features

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Camera shutter type
  • Electronic
  • Mechanical
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N/A
Minimum shutter speed
15.0 s
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N/A
Maximum shutter speed
1.0 s
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N/A
Shutter priority
yes
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N/A
Aperture priority
yes
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N/A
Manual exposure mode
yes
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N/A
Exposure compensation plus
2
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N/A
Exposure compensation minus
-2
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N/A
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
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N/A
Self-timer delay
  • 2
  • 10
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N/A
Histogram
no
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N/A
WB Bracketing
No
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N/A
Subject / scene modes
yes
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N/A
Built-in flash
yes
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yes
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Flash range
11.5
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N/A
Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Pre-flash
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N/A
External flash
no
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N/A
Continuous drive
7.0 fps
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N/A
Scene modes
  • Backlight
  • Beach
  • Close-up
  • Dawn
  • Dusk
  • Fireworks
  • Food
  • Night landscape
  • Night portrait
  • Panorama
  • Party
  • Portrait
  • Snow
  • Sports
  • Sunset
  • Landscape
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N/A
Self-timer
yes
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N/A
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
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N/A
3D support
no
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N/A
Manual settings
yes
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N/A
Self-timer options
  • 2
  • 10
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N/A

Videography features

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Maximum resolution
  • 1920
  • 1080
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N/A
Video recording
yes
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yes
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Recording resolutions
  • 640 x 480
  • 1280 x 720
  • 1920 x 1080
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N/A
HD type
Full HD
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N/A
Supported video file formats
  • AVC
  • H.264
  • MOV
  • MPEG-4
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N/A
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 640
  • 480
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N/A
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
60.0 fps
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20.0 fps
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Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
120.0 fps
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N/A

Design

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Body type
Bridge
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Compact
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Colour of product
Black
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  • Black
  • Pink
  • Silver
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Environmentally sealed
no
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no
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Dimensions

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Weight
31.71 oz
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4.02 oz
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Width
5.49 in
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3.46 in
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Height
4.06 in
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8.15 in
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Depth
5.41 in
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4.13 in
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Connectivity

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HDMI
yes
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no
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HDMI connector type
Micro
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N/A
USB version
2.0
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2.0
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Headphone port
no
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N/A
Microphone port
no
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N/A
Wireless
Built-In
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N/A
Supported WiFi types
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
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N/A
Remote control
yes
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N/A
PictBridge
yes
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yes
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NFC
yes
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no
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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yes
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no
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Bluetooth
no
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N/A
AV output
no
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yes
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Other features

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Timelapse recording
yes
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N/A
GPS
yes
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no
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Orientation sensor
yes
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N/A
DLNA certified
no
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N/A
Energy Star certified
no
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N/A
Languages support
Multi
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N/A
Tripod mounting supported
yes
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N/A
Image editing modes
Crop
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N/A