Nikon Coolpix L25

Winner
Nikon Coolpix L25

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Canon PowerShot A810

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Canon PowerShot A810

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Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L25

Screen size
Large screen
3.0"
Macro focus
Great macro
3 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A810

Macro focus
Great macro
3 cm
 
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differences

Advantages of the Canon A810

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True resolution Significantly higher true resolution 9.7 MP vs 6 MP
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Capture more than 60% more detail in your photos
Sensor size Larger sensor 1/2.3" 6.2x4.6mm vs 1/3" 4.8x3.6mm
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More than 60% larger sensor
Battery life Slightly longer battery life 220 shots vs 200 shots
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10% more shots per battery charge
Longest exposure Longer exposures 15s vs 4s
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Around 4x longer exposures
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Advantages of the Nikon L25

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Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.7"
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More than 10% larger screen
Wide angle Better wide angle 26 mm vs 28 mm
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Around 10% better wide angle
Size Slightly smaller 96x60x29 mm vs 95x62x30 mm
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Almost the same
Thickness Slightly thinner 1.1" vs 1.2"
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Almost the same
Lowest price Slightly cheaper $106.49 vs $142.88
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The best price we've seen is $36 cheaper (around 30% less)
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recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent compacts, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              A810:$142.88
              L25:$106.49
              Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
              You could stitch photos in post
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              1,600 ISO
              Battery life Few shots per battery charge Help
              A810:220 shots
              L25:200 shots
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              230k dots
              Movie format HD (720p) video Help
              A810:720p @ 25fps
              L25:720p @ 30fps
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera

              Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera

              Digicam

              $180 - $249

              Thickness Is thicker
              Size Is much larger
              Nikon Coolpix L26

              Nikon Coolpix L26

              Compact

              $129

              Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5

              Digicam

              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Battery life Has a significantly longer battery life
              Sony DSC-S5000

              Sony DSC-S5000

              Compact

              $127 - $130

              Panorama Creates panoramas in-camera
              Movie format Records lower quality movies
              Wide angle Has a slightly narrower wide angle lens
              Fujifilm FinePix AV200

              Fujifilm FinePix AV200

              Compact

              Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
              Wide angle Has a significantly narrower wide angle lens
              Nikon Coolpix S3100

              Nikon Coolpix S3100

              Ultra compact

              $131

              Size Is significantly smaller
              Panorama Creates panoramas in-camera
              Macro focus Much worse macro focusing

              Canon PowerShot A810 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot A1400

              Canon PowerShot A1400

              Compact

              $199

              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Battery life Shorter battery life
              Lowest price Slightly more expensive
              Canon PowerShot A1300

              Canon PowerShot A1300

              Compact

              $210

              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Lowest price More expensive
              Samsung ST66

              Samsung ST66

              Digicam

              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Macro focus Worse macro capability
              Longest exposure Shorter max exposures
              Canon PowerShot A1200

              Canon PowerShot A1200

              Compact

              $243

              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Size Slightly larger
              Weight Slightly heavier
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 135

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 135

              Travel zoom

              $99 - $152

              Size Significantly smaller
              Macro focus Better macro capability

              Nikon Coolpix L25 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix L27

              Nikon Coolpix L27

              Compact

              $84

              True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
              Sensor size Larger sensor
              Macro focus Much worse macro capability
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W690

              Travel zoom

              $177

              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Size Smaller
              Macro focus Worse macro capability
              Aperture Slightly narrower aperture
              Canon PowerShot A800

              Canon PowerShot A800

              Compact

              $99

              True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
              Aperture Wider aperture
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Fujifilm FinePix T350

              Fujifilm FinePix T350

              Travel zoom

              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Zoom More zoom
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

              Sony Cybershot DSC-W610

              Ultra compact

              Size Significantly smaller
              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Movie format Lower resolution movies

              appearance

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              discussion

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              Nikon Coolpix L25
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