Nikon Coolpix W300 vs Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II Comparison

Let’s compare the Nikon Coolpix W300 vs Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 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 W300 and Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II. While Nikon Coolpix W300 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II has 1 inch sensor and 16.0 has a 16.0 MP and Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II has a 20.1 MP resolution.

  Nikon Coolpix W300 Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II
  Nikon Coolpix W300 Front Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II 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 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 125 - Max 1600 Min 125 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto ISO, 125-1600; 3200 and 6400 available in Auto mode Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step
Startup Time
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Face priority, manual with 99 focus areas, center, subject tracking, Target Finding AF Contrast Detect: Face/Eye Detection / Tracking / 49-area / Custom Multi / 1-area (flexible / scalable) / Pinpoint
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto ISO, 125-1600; 3200 and 6400 available in Auto mode Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 25 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 5
AW Buffer Size 20
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,000 dots 1,240,000 dots
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen No Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No Yes
Selfie Screen No Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking No Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF type; 2359K-dot XGA OLED, Field of View: Approx. 100%, Magnification: Approx. 1.98x / 0.74x (35mm equiv.), Eye Sensor
Focus Peaking No Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p) 3840x2160 (30p)
Video File Format MP4 (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 Yes
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000s with mechanical shutter; flash not supported with electronic shutter
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Micro USB Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type D) with Viera Link, 2.5mm Remote Jack, 3.5mm External Mic Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS Yes No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 290 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 8.1 oz (231 g) includes batteries 28.5 oz (808 g) includes batteries
Size 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.1 in. (112 x 66 x 29 mm) 5.4 x 3.8 x 5.2 in. (136 x 97 x 132 mm)
Price
Price Buy starting from $386.95
Buy starting from $897.99
Release Date 2017-07-01 2019-03-15