Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Olympus Tough TG-5 Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Coolpix P900 vs Olympus Tough TG-5.

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 Olympus Tough TG-5. Both cameras have 1/2.3 inch sensors but Nikon Coolpix P900 has a 16.1 MP and Olympus Tough TG-5 has a 12.0 MP resolution.

  Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Tough TG-5
  Nikon Coolpix P900 Front Olympus Tough TG-5 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Nikon Olympus
Megapixels 16.1 12.0
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3) 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 100 - Max 12800
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 - 1600 with customizable upper limit from 100 to 12800), 100 - 12800
Startup Time 1.2 seconds 1.4 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Target Finding AF, Face priority, Spot, Normal, Wide, Subject Tracking 25-point Contrast Detection: Face Detect AF, iES, Spot AF, AF Tracking, AF Target Selection
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 - 1600 with customizable upper limit from 100 to 12800), 100 - 12800
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 15 sec 1/2000 - 4 sec
Bulb Mode No No
JPEG Buffer Size 7 Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 18
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (230,400 px) 460,800 dots (153,600 px)
Touchscreen No No
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / 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
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p)
Video File Format MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: LPCM stereo) MOV (MPEG-4AVC / H.264) with stereo sound
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
Internal connections Micro (Type D) HDMI, Micro-B USB 2.0 Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS Yes Yes
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 360 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 32.3 oz (916 g) includes batteries 8.8 oz (250 g) includes batteries
Size 5.5 x 4.1 x 5.4 in. (140 x 103 x 137 mm) 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.3 in. (113 x 66 x 32 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $596.95 Buy from Amazon for $399.00
Release Date 2015-04-15 2017-06-15