Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Nikon Coolpix P950 and Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II. While Nikon Coolpix P950 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has 4/3 sensor and 16.0 has a 16.0 MP and Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has a 17.0 MP resolution.

  Nikon Coolpix P950 Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II
  Nikon Coolpix P950 Front Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Nikon Panasonic
Megapixels 16.0 17.0
Sensor Type CMOS Live MOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 4/3
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3) 4736 x 3552 (16.8 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 200 - 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, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Target Finding AF, Face priority, Spot, Normal, Wide, Subject Tracking Contrast Detection: 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint (Full area touch is available), Face/Eye Detection, Tracking
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, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 5 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 10 109
AW Buffer Size 34
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,000 dots 1,240,000 dots (413,300 px)
Touchscreen No Yes
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 EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type 1-cm (0.39-in.), approx. 2359k-dot OLED with the diopter adjustment function (-3 to +3 m-1); eye sensor 0.38-inch EVF (Live View Finder), 2764K-dots equivalent (field sequential), ~100% coverage, ~1.39x / 0.7x (35mm equiv.) magnification, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/​25p) 3840x2160 (30p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: AAC stereo) AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch)
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 No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 1/4000
Internal connections Micro (Type D) HDMI, Micro-B USB 2.0, Wired remote jack Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 240 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 35.5 oz (1,005 g) includes batteries 13.8 oz (392 g) includes batteries
Size 5.5 x 4.3 x 5.9 in. (140 x 110 x 150 mm) 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.5 in. (115 x 66 x 64 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $799.00 Buy from Amazon for $997.99
Release Date 2020-02-01 2018-10-15