As well as being compared against other pro digicams, the Nikon Coolpix P7000 is also often compared to travel zooms, mirrorless, entry-level DSLRs, compacts and super zooms. The Nikon Coolpix P7000's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix P340 and the Coolpix P6000) and Canon (such as the EOS M10 and the PowerShot G12)

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon P7000 compared to other pro digicam competitors include: it has a significantly larger screen (3" vs 2.8"), has a significantly higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 461k dots), has an external mic jack, has higher quality type of viewfinder (tunnel vs none) and supports an external flash.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/2.8 vs f/2), has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 24 mm), doesn't have a screen which flips out, has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and has a slightly shorter battery life (350 shots vs 1000 shots).

Nikon Coolpix P340

Nikon Coolpix P340
3 years newer
$328

Significant advantages of the P340 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the P340 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the P340 and P7000

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix P6000

Nikon Coolpix P6000
2 years older

Significant advantages of the P6000 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the P6000 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the P6000 and P7000

  • None found

Canon PowerShot G12

Canon PowerShot G12
similar age
$2,042

Significant advantages of the G12 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the G12 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the G12 and P7000

  • None found

Canon PowerShot S95

Canon PowerShot S95
similar age
$315

Significant advantages of the S95 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S95 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the S95 and P7000

  • None found

Canon PowerShot G11

Canon PowerShot G11
1 year older

Significant advantages of the G11 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the G11 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the G11 and P7000

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
similar age
$700

Significant advantages of the DMC-LX5 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-LX5 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-LX5 and P7000

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon P7000 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.3), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.5"), has a significantly higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 460k dots), has an external mic jack and has a significantly longer battery life (350 shots vs 200 shots).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 24 mm), doesn't shoot as fast continuously (1.3 fps vs 9.2 fps), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and is older (september 2010 vs february 2014).

Olympus SZ-31MR

Olympus SZ-31MR iHS
1 year newer
$341

Significant advantages of the SZ-31MR (vs the P7000)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 25 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the SZ-31MR (vs the P7000)

  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Much shorter battery life: 200 shots vs 350 shots
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
    2. Sensor shift

common strengths of the SZ-31MR and P7000

  • Wide aperture: f/3 vs f/2.8

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H3

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H3
3 years older
$289

Significant advantages of the DSC-H3 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H3 (vs the P7000)

  • Much worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 28 mm
  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 115k dots vs 921k dots

common strengths of the DSC-H3 and P7000

  • Great battery life: 330 shots vs 350 shots

Canon PowerShot SX210 IS

Canon PowerShot SX210 IS
7 months older
$499

Significant advantages of the SX210 IS (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the SX210 IS (vs the P7000)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 921k dots
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the SX210 IS and P7000

  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/3200 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000
4 years newer
$320

Significant advantages of the S7000 (vs the P7000)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 25 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Shoots significantly faster: 9.2 fps vs 1.3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the S7000 (vs the P7000)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.4 vs f/2.8
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 921k dots
  • Much shorter battery life: 180 shots vs 350 shots

common strengths of the S7000 and P7000

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

Sony Cyber-Shot HX60

Sony Cyber-Shot HX60
3 years newer
$265

Significant advantages of the HX60 (vs the P7000)

  • Much better wide angle: 4 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the HX60 (vs the P7000)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.8
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the HX60 and P7000

  • Support external flash

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50
4 years newer
$279

Significant advantages of the DMC-ZS50 (vs the P7000)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Shoots significantly faster: 10 fps vs 1.3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-ZS50 (vs the P7000)

  • Narrower aperture: f/3.3 vs f/2.8
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the DMC-ZS50 and P7000

  • None found

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon P7000 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it has higher quality type of viewfinder (tunnel vs none), has image stabilization (LensSensor shift vs none), records movies in 24p, has an external mic jack and supports an external flash.

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 24fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 1,200 fps), takes slightly lower resolution photos (10 MP vs 16 MP), doesn't have a touch screen and doesn't shoot as fast continuously (1.3 fps vs 60 fps).

Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10
5 years newer
$599 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS M10 (vs the P7000)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the EOS M10 (vs the P7000)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the EOS M10 and P7000

  • Fairly small: Mid size (108×67×35 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Light weight: 301 g vs 310 g
  • Thin: 1.4" vs 1.8"

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1
1 year newer
$347 (body only)

Significant advantages of the DMC-GX1 (vs the P7000)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-GX1 (vs the P7000)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
    2. Sensor shift
  • No 24p support
  • Much lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 921k dots

common strengths of the DMC-GX1 and P7000

  • Fairly small: Mid size (116×68×39 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Light weight: 318 g vs 310 g
  • Thin: 1.5" vs 1.8"

Canon EOS M

Canon EOS M
1 year newer
$469 - $629 (body only)
$649 - $749 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS M (vs the P7000)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Significantly higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 10 MP

Significant disadvantages of the EOS M (vs the P7000)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
    2. Sensor shift
  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the EOS M and P7000

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Fairly small: Compact (109×66×32 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Thin: 1.3" vs 1.8"

Nikon 1 V1

Nikon 1 V1
1 year newer
$436 (body only)

Significant advantages of the V1 (vs the P7000)

  • Records high-speed movies: 1,200 fps vs None
  • Shoots much faster: 60 fps vs 1.3 fps
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the V1 (vs the P7000)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
    2. Sensor shift
  • No 24p support
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the V1 and P7000

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Fairly small: Mid size (113×76×44 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Light weight: 294 g vs 310 g

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
3 years newer
$473 (body only)
$399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the D3300 and P7000

  • None found

Nikon D3000

Nikon D3000
1 year older
$637 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3000 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the D3000 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the D3000 and P7000

  • None found

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
3 years newer
$337 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the P7000)

  • None found

common strengths of the Rebel T5 and P7000

  • None found

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon P7000 compared to compact competitors include: it has a much wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 39 mm), has a much larger screen (3" vs 1.5"), has a significantly higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 123k dots), has better image stabilization (LensSensor shift vs none) and takes slightly higher resolution photos (10 MP vs 3.1 MP).

However, on average it is much larger (mid size (114×77×45 mm) vs compact (97×54×24 mm)), is thicker (1.8" vs 0.9") and is much heavier (310 g vs 150 g).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX100
3 years older

Significant advantages of the DMC-FX100 (vs the P7000)

  • Much smaller: Compact (97×54×24 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Much thinner: 0.9" vs 1.8"
  • Much lighter: 150 g vs 310 g

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FX100 (vs the P7000)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 207k dots vs 921k dots

common strengths of the DMC-FX100 and P7000

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
    2. Sensor shift

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P7

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8 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-P7 (vs the P7000)

  • Much smaller: Compact (114×52×38 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Much lighter: 214 g vs 310 g
  • Significantly thinner: 1.5" vs 1.8"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-P7 (vs the P7000)

  • Much smaller screen: 1.5" vs 3"
  • Much worse wide angle: 39 mm vs 28 mm
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
    2. Sensor shift

common strengths of the DSC-P7 and P7000

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Both have tunnel viewfinders: Tunnel vs Tunnel

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon P7000 compared to super zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.3), has a slightly higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 460k dots), is slightly smaller (mid size (114×77×45 mm) vs large (130×98×126 mm)), has an external mic jack and is thinner (1.8" vs 4.2").

However, on average it has slightly less zoom (7.1x vs 60x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 22 mm), doesn't shoot as fast continuously (1.3 fps vs 7 fps), doesn't have a screen which flips out and has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS).

Nikon Coolpix P600

Nikon Coolpix P600
3 years newer
$700

Significant advantages of the P600 (vs the P7000)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Significantly better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the P600 (vs the P7000)

  • Narrower aperture: f/3.3 vs f/2.8
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Significantly thicker: 4.2" vs 1.8"

common strengths of the P600 and P7000

  • Fairly small: Professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Light weight: 565 g vs 310 g
  • Thin: 4.2" vs 1.8"

Nikon Coolpix L320

Nikon Coolpix L320
2 years newer
$353

Significant advantages of the L320 (vs the P7000)

  • Much better wide angle: 22 mm vs 28 mm

Significant disadvantages of the L320 (vs the P7000)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 921k dots
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the L320 and P7000

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (111×76×83 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Light weight: 430 g vs 310 g
  • Thin: 3.3" vs 1.8"

Fujifilm FinePix HS25 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS25 EXR
1 year newer
$299

Significant advantages of the HS25 EXR (vs the P7000)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Significantly better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the HS25 EXR (vs the P7000)

  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 921k dots
  • Significantly larger: Large (130×98×126 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the HS25 EXR and P7000

  • Great battery life: 350 shots vs 350 shots
  • Light weight: 730 g vs 310 g
  • Each supports an external flash

Nikon Coolpix B700

Nikon Coolpix B700
5 years newer
$339 - $459

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B700 (vs the P7000)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Significantly better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B700 (vs the P7000)

  • Narrower aperture: f/3.3 vs f/2.8
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Significantly thicker: 4.2" vs 1.8"

common strengths of the Coolpix B700 and P7000

  • Fairly small: Professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs Mid size (114×77×45 mm)
  • Great battery life: 350 shots vs 350 shots
  • Light weight: 565 g vs 310 g