Updated (January 2013): Compare the Canon PowerShot G15 vs Nikon Coolpix L820

Canon PowerShot G15 vs Nikon Coolpix L820

Winner
Canon PowerShot G15

46

Nikon Coolpix L820

35

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G15

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
Really small
Size
Mid size (107×76×40 mm)
High ISO
Light sensitivity
12,800 ISO
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L820

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G15.
Explore our gallery of 30 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix L820.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G15 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$699

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Supports 24p No 24p support
Fujifilm X-A10

Fujifilm X-A10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$349 with 16-50mm lens

Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$370 body only

$349 - $497 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Autofocus Faster autofocus
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Nikon Coolpix L820 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$149 - $171

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Weight Slightly lighter
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX520 HS

Canon PowerShot SX520 HS

Super zoom

$222

Zoom More zoom
Fastest shutter speed Significantly faster max shutter speed
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix P510

Nikon Coolpix P510

Super zoom

$400

GPS Has a GPS
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies

discussion

Canon PowerShot G15
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