As well as being compared against other super zooms, the Nikon Coolpix B600 is also often compared to mirrorless, travel zooms, boutiques, waterproofs and entry-level DSLRs. The Nikon Coolpix B600's top rivals come from Panasonic (such as the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) and the Lumix DMC-FZ300) and Olympus (such as the OM-D E-M1X and the OM-D E-M10 III)

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B600 compared to other super zoom competitors include: it is slightly smaller (prosumer size (122×82×99 mm) vs large (140×103×137 mm)), is newer (january 2019 vs february 2016), is thinner (3.9" vs 5.4"), is slightly lighter (500 g vs 899 g) and is slightly less expensive ($326.95 vs $849.00).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.8), has slightly less zoom (60x vs 83.3x), doesn't have a screen which flips out, lacks and external mic jack and has a slightly shorter battery life (280 shots vs 350 shots).

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

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4 months older
$478 - $549

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX70 HS (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 21 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX70 HS (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the PowerShot SX70 HS and Coolpix B600

  • Fairly small: Large (127×91×117 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Light weight: 608 g vs 500 g
  • Inexpensive: $477.79 vs $326.95

Nikon Coolpix P1000

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6 months older
$849 - $997

Significant advantages of the Coolpix P1000 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Much more zoom: 125x vs 60x
  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix P1000 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Much larger: 146×119×181 mm vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Much heavier: 1,415 g vs 500 g
  • Much thicker: 7.1" vs 3.9"

common strengths of the Coolpix P1000 and Coolpix B600

  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300
3 years older
$382 - $398

Significant advantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-FZ300 and Coolpix B600

  • Fairly small: Large (132×92×117 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Light weight: 691 g vs 500 g
  • Very inexpensive: $381.89 vs $326.95

Nikon Coolpix B700

Nikon Coolpix B700
2 years older
$339 - $459

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B700 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Significantly longer battery life: 350 shots vs 280 shots
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B700 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the Coolpix B700 and Coolpix B600

  • Fairly small: Professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Light weight: 565 g vs 500 g
  • Thin: 4.2" vs 3.9"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
5 years older
$448

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-HX400V and Coolpix B600

  • Fairly small: Professional size (130×93×103 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Light weight: 660 g vs 500 g
  • Thin: 4.1" vs 3.9"

Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900
3 years older
$458 - $597

Significant advantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has a GPS
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly larger: Large (140×103×137 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Significantly heavier: 899 g vs 500 g

common strengths of the P900 and Coolpix B600

  • Inexpensive: $458.00 vs $326.95
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B600 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), is newer (january 2019 vs february 2018), is slightly less expensive ($326.95 vs $2,999.00) and has a built-in flash.

However, on average it doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs rangefinder), takes significantly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 23.8 MP), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (6,400 ISO vs 51,200 ISO), doesn't have a touch screen and doesn't have a screen which flips out.

Olympus OM-D E-M1X

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similar age
$2,999 (body only)
$3,798 12-40mm lens

Significant advantages of the OM-D E-M1X (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Much longer battery life: 870 shots vs 280 shots

Significant disadvantages of the OM-D E-M1X (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Significantly larger: Large (144×147×75 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Much heavier: 997 g vs 500 g

common strengths of the OM-D E-M1X and Coolpix B600

  • Announced: January 2019 vs January 2019

Sony a6400

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similar age
$898 (body only)
$971 - $998 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the a6400 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the a6400 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the a6400 and Coolpix B600

  • Announced: January 2019 vs January 2019
  • Inexpensive: $898.00 vs $326.95
  • Each has a built-in flash

Leica M10-P

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5 months older
$7,777 - $7,995 (body only)

Significant advantages of the M10-P (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a viewfinder: Rangefinder vs None
  • Much higher true resolution: 23.8 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the M10-P (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the M10-P and Coolpix B600

  • Announced: August 2018 vs January 2019

Sony a7 III

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10 months older
$1,876 - $1,998 (body only)
$2,116 - $2,198 28-70mm lens

Significant advantages of the a7 III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the a7 III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the a7 III and Coolpix B600

  • None found

Fujifilm X-T30

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similar age
$899 (body only)
$999 - $1,039 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T30 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the X-T30 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the X-T30 and Coolpix B600

  • Announced: February 2019 vs January 2019
  • Inexpensive: $899.00 vs $326.95
  • Each has a built-in flash

Olympus OM-D E-M10 III

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1 year older

Significant advantages of the OM-D E-M10 III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the OM-D E-M10 III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the OM-D E-M10 III and Coolpix B600

  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B600 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has slightly more zoom (60x vs 15x), is newer (january 2019 vs september 2018), is slightly less expensive ($326.95 vs $999.00) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

However, on average it has a slightly lower resolution screen (921k dots vs 1,228k dots), is slightly larger (prosumer size (122×82×99 mm) vs mid size (110×64×40 mm)), takes slightly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 20 MP), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and doesn't have a touch screen.

Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95)

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similar age

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Significantly longer battery life: 380 shots vs 280 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) and Coolpix B600

  • Announced: February 2019 vs January 2019

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI

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7 months older
$1,198

Significant advantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,228k dots vs 921k dots

Significant disadvantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI and Coolpix B600

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix A1000

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similar age
$477

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A1000 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Significantly thinner: 1.6" vs 3.9"

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A1000 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the Coolpix A1000 and Coolpix B600

  • Announced: January 2019 vs January 2019
  • Inexpensive: $476.95 vs $326.95
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Leica C-Lux

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7 months older
$999 - $1,050

Significant advantages of the C-Lux (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,240k dots vs 921k dots
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 25,600 ISO vs 6,400 ISO
  • Much higher true resolution: 20 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the C-Lux (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the C-Lux and Coolpix B600

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX99

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4 months older
$448

Significant advantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX99 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX99 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Cyber-shot DSC-HX99 and Coolpix B600

  • Inexpensive: $448.00 vs $326.95

Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

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5 months older
$338 - $399

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX740 HS (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Significantly thinner: 1.6" vs 3.9"

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX740 HS (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the PowerShot SX740 HS and Coolpix B600

  • Inexpensive: $338.00 vs $326.95
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/3200 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B600 compared to boutique competitors include: it has way more more zoom (60x vs 3x), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), is newer (january 2019 vs october 2017), is slightly less expensive ($326.95 vs $3,396.95) and has a built-in flash.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.8), has a slightly lower resolution screen (921k dots vs 2,100k dots), is slightly larger (prosumer size (122×82×99 mm) vs standard size (115×78×51 mm)), takes significantly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 45.4 MP) and slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (6,400 ISO vs 102,400 ISO).

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III

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1 year older
$1,099

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G1 X Mark III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly smaller: Standard size (115×78×51 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G1 X Mark III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Much less zoom: 3x vs 60x
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 200 shots vs 280 shots
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the PowerShot G1 X Mark III and Coolpix B600

  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Built-in flashes
  • Inexpensive: $1,099.00 vs $326.95

Nikon Z7

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4 months older
$3,397 - $3,547

Significant advantages of the Z7 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Much higher resolution screen: 2,100k dots vs 921k dots
  • Much higher true resolution: 45.4 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Z7 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the Z7 and Coolpix B600

  • None found

Ricoh GR III

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3 months older
$900

Significant advantages of the GR III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (109×62×33 mm) vs Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm)
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the GR III (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the GR III and Coolpix B600

  • Inexpensive: $899.95 vs $326.95

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B600 compared to waterproof competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/3.3 vs f/3.9), has way more more zoom (60x vs 5x), has a significantly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7") and has a much higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 230k dots).

However, on average it is much larger (prosumer size (122×82×99 mm) vs compact (99×68×24 mm)), is thicker (3.9" vs 0.9"), is much heavier (500 g vs 162 g) and is not waterproof.

Fujifilm FinePix XP20

Fujifilm FinePix XP20
7 years older

Significant advantages of the XP20 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the XP20 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the XP20 and Coolpix B600

  • None found

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B600 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has a much higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 230k dots), has image stabilization (lens vs none), is newer (january 2019 vs august 2010) and is more popular.

However, on average it takes much lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't have a screen which flips out, has a much smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 23.1x15.4mm) and doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs pentamirror).

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i
4 years older
$549 (body only)
$729 18-55mm, 75-300mm lenses

Significant advantages of the T6i (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 921k dots

Significant disadvantages of the T6i (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • None found

common strengths of the T6i and Coolpix B600

  • Popularity: 190 vs 246

Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100
8 years older
$329 (body only)
$550 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3100 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Much higher true resolution: 14.2 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the D3100 (vs the Coolpix B600)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 921k dots
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the D3100 and Coolpix B600

  • Inexpensive: $329.00 vs $326.95