The Samsung Digimax V700 is mostly gets compared to super zooms. The Samsung Digimax V700's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix L810)

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung V700 compared to super zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.1), is slightly smaller (compact (106×57×30 mm) vs prosumer size (111×76×83 mm)), is thinner (1.2" vs 3.3"), is slightly lighter (220 g vs 430 g) and has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 23 mm), has a much smaller screen (2" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (118k dots vs 921k dots), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens) and takes slightly lower resolution photos (7.1 MP vs 9.7 MP).

Nikon Coolpix L810

Nikon Coolpix L810
7 years newer
$277

Significant advantages of the L810 (vs the V700)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2"
  • Much better wide angle: 23 mm vs 38 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the L810 (vs the V700)

  • Thicker: 3.3" vs 1.2"
  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel
  • Slower max shutter speed: 1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the L810 and V700

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (111×76×83 mm) vs Compact (106×57×30 mm)
  • Light weight: 430 g vs 220 g
  • Thin: 3.3" vs 1.2"