Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100.

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 DMC-ZS100. While Nikon Coolpix P950 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 has 1 inch sensor and 16.0 has a 16.0 MP and Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Nikon Coolpix P950 Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100
  Nikon Coolpix P950 Front Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Nikon Panasonic
Megapixels 16.0 20.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 1 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a 2.7x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 125 - 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, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.3 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Target Finding AF, Face priority, Spot, Normal, Wide, Subject Tracking Contrast Detect with DFD: Face/Eye Detection / Tracking / 49-area / Custom Multi / 1-area / Pinpoint; Eye Sensor AF, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Shutter, Touch Pad AF, MF Assist, Touch MF Assist, AF+MF, Focus Peaking, One Shot AF (Set the Fn button in custom menu to AF-ON), Low Light AF, Starlight 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, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125 - 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISOs); 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 Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 14
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,000 dots 1,040,000 dots
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 EVF type; 0.2-inch 1160K-dot equiv., Field of View: Approx. 100%, Magnification: Approx. 1.26x / 0.46x (35mm equiv.), 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 or MP4 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 1/2000
Internal connections Micro (Type D) HDMI, Micro-B USB 2.0, Wired remote jack Micro-HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 260 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 35.5 oz (1,005 g) includes batteries 10.9 oz (309 g) includes batteries
Size 5.5 x 4.3 x 5.9 in. (140 x 110 x 150 mm) 4.4 x 2.5 x 1.7 in. (111 x 65 x 44 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $799.00 Buy from Amazon for $497.99
Release Date 2020-02-01 2016-03-30