Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV.

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 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV. While Nikon Coolpix P950 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV has 1 inch sensor and 16.0 has a 16.0 MP and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Nikon Coolpix P950 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV
  Nikon Coolpix P950 Front Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Nikon Sony
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 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, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Startup Time 1.9 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Target Finding AF, Face priority, Spot, Normal, Wide, Subject Tracking Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection AF/contrast-detection AF): Wide (315 points (phase-detection AF), 25 points (contrast-detection AF)); Center; Flexible Spot (S/M/L);Expanded Flexible Spot; Lock on AF (Wide/Center/Flexible Spot (S/M/L)/Expanded Flexible Spot)
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, ISO 100 - 12800 with ISO 64 and 80 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 5 sec 1/32000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 10 217
AW Buffer Size 112
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,000 dots 1,440,000 dots (480,000 px)
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No Yes
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 Fixed EVF: 0.39-inch, 2359K-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 0.7x magnification, -4.0 to +3.0 diopter, eyepoint 23mm from eyepiece, 21.5mm from eyepiece frame (CIPA standard), eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/​25p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio: AAC stereo) XAVC S 4K / XAVC S HD / AVCHD Ver.2.0 / MP4; with LPCM (2ch) / Dolby Digital (AC3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC audio
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC MS Duo / MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
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, Wired remote jack Micro HDMI (Type D) with 4K support, Multi-terminal Micro USB port supports optional wired remote, External mic and headphone jacks
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
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) 370 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable NP-FW50 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 35.5 oz (1,005 g) includes batteries 38.6 oz (1,095 g) includes batteries
Size 5.5 x 4.3 x 5.9 in. (140 x 110 x 150 mm) 5.2 x 3.7 x 5.0 in. (133 x 94 x 127 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $799.00 Buy from Amazon for $1,598.00
Release Date 2020-02-01 2017-10-15