Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Coolpix P950 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V.

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-RX100 V. While Nikon Coolpix P950 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V has 1 inch sensor and 16.0 has a 16.0 MP and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Nikon Coolpix P950 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V
  Nikon Coolpix P950 Front Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V 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 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, ISO 125 - 12800 with ISO 80 and 100 low extensions, up to 25600 with Multi Frame NR
Startup Time 2.0 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/Contrast Detection with 315 PDAF points, 25 CDAF areas; 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 125 - 12800 with ISO 80 and 100 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 10 150
AW Buffer Size 72
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,000 dots 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen No No
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
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 Pop-up EVF: 0.39-inch, XGA OLED, 2,359,296 dots, 100% coverage, 0.59x magnification, 20mm eye-point (from eyepiece)/ 19.2mm from eyepiece frame; -4.0 to +3.0 m^-1 diopter, ZEISS T* Coating, eye detector
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 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) with 4K support; Multi-terminal Micro USB port supports optional wired remote
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
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) 210 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 35.5 oz (1,005 g) includes batteries 10.5 oz (299 g) includes batteries
Size 5.5 x 4.3 x 5.9 in. (140 x 110 x 150 mm) 4.0 x 2.3 x 1.6 in. (102 x 58 x 41 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $799.00 Buy from Amazon for $898.00
Release Date 2020-02-01 2016-10-31