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Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Sony DSC-HX90

Nikon Coolpix P610 vs Sony DSC-HX90

Nikon Coolpix P610

47

Overall Score

Nikon Coolpix P610

$1,270.00
$595.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 16 megapixel 60 times zoom factor camera
97
334 Reviews + 4 Awards
24
Poor
50
Good Features
Overall Score
47
Mediocre
Bridge 16MP 60x Yes Dec 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Sony DSC-HX90

55

Overall Score

Sony DSC-HX90

$448.00
Our Verdict:
A critically acclaimed and good value for money 18.2 megapixel 30 times zoom factor camera
87
237 Reviews
61
Good
50
Good Features
Overall Score
55
Average
Compact 18.2MP 30x Yes Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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3 Prices from 3 Stores | $595.00-$1,699.99

Reviews & Awards

Awards
4 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
dkamera.de: Recommended
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
No awards found
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact  compact
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Megapixels 16MP 18.2MP
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Image Sensor Size 1" Unknown - Click to provide data
Still Image Resolution  4608 x 3456  4608 x 3072  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  2272 x 1704  1920 x 1080  1600 x 1200  640 x 480
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 4608 x 3456  4608 x 3072  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  2272 x 1704  1920 x 1080  1600 x 1200  640 x 480
Maximum Image Resolution  4608 x 3456
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 4608 x 3456
Optical Sensor Size  2/3"  2/3"
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Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Image Formats Supported  JPG  EXIF  JPEG  JPG  EXIF  JPEG
Total Megapixels 16.76MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabilizer Location  Lens  Lens

Design

Colour  Red  Red

Lens System

Optical Zoom 60x
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30x
Digital Zoom 4x
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120x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.3
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Maximum Aperture Number 6.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1,440mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 24mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  tracking  Tracking Auto Focus  single  continuous  contrast detection  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  tracking  Tracking Auto Focus  single  continuous  contrast detection  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL
Normal Focusing Range (wide) 0.5m Unknown - Click to provide data
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 2m Unknown - Click to provide data

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  1600  100  100 - 1600  Auto  1600  100  100 - 1600  Auto
Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  Programme  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  Programme
ISO Sensitivity (max) 6,400
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12,800
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Metering  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix
Light Exposure Correction  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
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 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s Unknown - Click to provide data
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 15s 30s
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Camera Shutter Type  Mechanical  Mechanical

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Pre-flash  Fill-in  Flash on  Flash off  Slow synchronization  Auto  Pre-flash  Fill-in  Flash on  Flash off  Slow synchronization
Flash Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (wide)
Flash Exposure Correction  ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)
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 ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  656 x 488
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 1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  656 x 488
Video Formats Supported  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4  MP4  AVCHD  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4  MP4  AVCHD
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280x720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@100fps  1280x720@30fps
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 1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280x720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@100fps  1280x720@30fps
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM
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 LPCM  PCM

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3" Unknown - Click to provide data
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 921,000 pixels
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18 pixels
Display  LCD
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 LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size 0.2" 0.2"
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  USB 2.0  USB  USB 2.0 HDMI output  HDMI  n  1  USB 2.0 HDMI output (19 pin micro HDMI Type D)  USB 2.0 HDMI  USB 2.0  USB  USB 2.0 HDMI output  HDMI  n  1  USB 2.0 HDMI output (19 pin micro HDMI Type D)  USB 2.0 HDMI
HDMI Connector Type  Micro  Micro
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Incandescent  Flash  Shade  Custom modes  Push  custom m  cus  Auto  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Incandescent  Flash  Shade  Custom modes  Push  custom m  cus
Photo Effects  Art  Black&White  Art  Black&White
Self-Timer Delay
Image Editing  Crop  Crop
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif
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 Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif
Built-In Processor
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Backlight  Beach  Snow  Close-up (macro)  Dusk  Dawn  Fireworks  Landscape  Museum  Night  Night portrait  Night landscape  Panorama  Portrait  Party (indoor)  Sports  Sunset  Pet  Food  Moon  Backlight  Beach  Snow  Close-up (macro)  Dusk  Dawn  Fireworks  Landscape  Museum  Night  Night portrait  Night landscape  Panorama  Portrait  Party (indoor)  Sports  Sunset  Pet  Food  Moon
Languages Support  Multi  I  Multi  I

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 218g
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Height 85mm 58.1mm
Depth 106.5mm 35.4mm
Width 125mm 102mm
Weight (including Battery) 565g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 360 shots 390 shots
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Battery Recharge Time 3h Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Maximum Operating Temperature Range (T-T)  40 °C  40 °C

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB
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 USB

Networking

Data Network  Not supported  Not supported

Other Features

Metering Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Shutter Speed
White Balance Bracketing Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Image Processor  BIONZ  BIONZ
Shooting Programs Unknown - Click to provide data
Silent Shooting
Other Features Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Resolution 921,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone Operation Mode Unknown - Click to provide data
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