Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Nikon Coolpix P900 and Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III. While Nikon Coolpix P900 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III has APS-C sensor and 16.1 has a 16.1 MP and Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III has a 24.2 MP resolution.

  Nikon Coolpix P900 Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III
  Nikon Coolpix P900 Front Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Nikon Canon
Megapixels 16.1 24.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch APS-C
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a 1.6x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3) 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 100 - 1600; ISO 3200, 6400 (available when using P, S, A or M mode); ISO Hi 1 (equivalent to ISO 12,800 available when using High ISO monochrome in special effects mode) Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps
Startup Time 1.2 seconds 2.1 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Target Finding AF, Face priority, Spot, Normal, Wide, Subject Tracking Hybrid PDAF/CDAF: Dual Pixel CMOS AF; Maximum 49 AF points (Fixed location on 7x7 grid) via camera automatic selection; Freely position 1 AF point / 1 AF Zone (9 points, 3x3 grid) via manual selection; Touch AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 100 - 1600; ISO 3200, 6400 (available when using P, S, A or M mode); ISO Hi 1 (equivalent to ISO 12,800 available when using High ISO monochrome in special effects mode) Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 15 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 7 23
AW Buffer Size 16
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (230,400 px) 1,040,000 dots
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes Yes
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.5cm (0.2-in.), approx. 921K-dot equivalent LCD, 100% coverage; with the diopter adjustment (-3 to +1 m-1); eye sensor 0.39"-type 2.36m-dot OLED EVF, 100% coverage, 22mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter correction, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p) 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: LPCM stereo) MP4 (Video: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo))
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro (Type D) HDMI, Micro-B USB 2.0 Micro-B USB, Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Wired Remote Switch
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS Yes No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 360 shots 200 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable NB-13L Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 32.3 oz (916 g) includes batteries 14.1 oz (399 g) includes batteries
Size 5.5 x 4.1 x 5.4 in. (140 x 103 x 137 mm) 4.5 x 3.1 x 2.0 in. (115 x 78 x 51 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $596.95 Buy from Amazon for $1,099.00
Release Date 2015-04-15 2017-11-30