Updated (January, 2013): Compare the Fujifilm FinePix x20 vs Nikon Coolpix P300

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Nikon Coolpix P7000

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Reasons to buy the Fujifilm Finepix X10

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
200 fps
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Focus points
Many focus points
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Macro focus
Great macro
1 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P7000

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
210 ms shutter lag
 
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differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm X10

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Aperture Significantly wider aperture f/2.0 vs f/2.8
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At its widest zoom, the X10's lens captures slightly more light (1 f-stop)
Overall image quality Better image quality 50.0 vs 39.0
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Around 30% better image quality
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 24fps
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Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video at a higher frame rate
Sensor size Larger sensor 2/3" 8.8x6.6mm vs 1/1.7" 7.6x5.7mm
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More than 30% larger sensor
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO 245 ISO vs 147 ISO
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The X10 has a slight edge (0.7 f-stops) in low noise, high ISO performance
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
HDR Has in-camera HDR Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Dynamic range More dynamic range 11.3 EV vs 10.8 EV
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0.5 f-stops more dynamic range
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies 200 fps vs None
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Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
Continuous shooting Shoots significantly faster 10 fps vs 1.3 fps
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More than 7.5x faster continuous shooting
Color depth Better color depth 20.5 bits vs 19.1 bits
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Distinguishes 1.4 more bits of color
True resolution Higher true resolution 12 MP vs 10 MP
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Capture more than 20% more detail in your photos
Light sensitivity (boost) Better boost ISO 12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO
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The X10's boost ISO is 1 f-stop better
Macro focus Better macro capability 1 cm vs 2 cm
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Focus on subjects 2x closer to the lens
Lowest price Slightly cheaper $339.00 vs $388.00
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The best price we've seen is $49 cheaper (more than 10% less)
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Advantages of the Nikon P7000

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Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 921k dots vs 460k dots
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More than 2x higher resolution screen
External mic jack Has an external mic jack Yes vs No
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Record high quality audio with an external microphone
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.8"
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Around 10% larger screen
Battery life Longer battery life 350 shots vs 300 shots
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Around 20% more shots per battery charge
Size Slightly smaller 114x77x44 mm vs 117x70x57 mm
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Around 20% smaller
Thickness Thinner 1.8" vs 2.2"
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More than 20% thinner
Weight Slightly lighter 310 g vs 350 g
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More than 10% lighter
Longest exposure Longer exposures 60s vs 30s
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2x longer exposures
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Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent pro digicams, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Supports RAW RAW support Help
              Better editing
              External flash Support external flash Help
              Better lighting
              Viewfinder Both have tunnel viewfinders Help
              Tunnel
              Dynamic range Poor dynamic range Help
              X10:11.3 EV
              P7000:10.8 EV
              Color depth Poor color depth Help
              X10:20.5 bits
              P7000:19.1 bits
              Low light performance Above average noise at high ISO Help
              X10:245 ISO
              P7000:147 ISO
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              28 mm
              Overall image quality Low image quality Help
              X10:50.0
              P7000:39.0
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              X10:4x
              P7000:7.1x

              Compared to recent pro digicams

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Light sensitivity (boost) Poor boost ISO Help
              X10:12,800 ISO
              P7000:6,400 ISO
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              3,200 ISO
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              X10:12 MP
              P7000:10 MP
              Autofocus Slower contrast detection autofocus Help
              slower focusing

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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

              Pro digicam

              $308 - $398

              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
              Focus points Has slightly fewer focus points
              Canon PowerShot G16

              Canon PowerShot G16

              Pro digicam

              $494 - $499

              Dynamic range Has slightly wider dynamic range
              Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
              Shutter lag Has significantly more shutter lag
              Focus points Has significantly fewer focus points
              Canon PowerShot G15

              Canon PowerShot G15

              Pro digicam

              $449 - $499

              Light sensitivity Much higher maximum light sensitivity
              Focus points Has significantly fewer focus points
              Canon PowerShot G12

              Canon PowerShot G12

              Pro digicam

              $799

              Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
              Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
              Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity
              Nikon D3100

              Nikon D3100

              Entry-level DSLR

              $270 - $387 body only

              $399 - $430 with 18-55mm lens

              Sensor size Has a much larger sensor
              Low light performance Is much less noisy at high ISO
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

              Pro digicam

              $599

              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Startup delay Has slightly less startup delay
              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
              Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
              Olympus XZ-1

              Olympus XZ-1

              Pro digicam

              $280 - $1,000

              Light sensitivity Slightly higher maximum light sensitivity
              Screen type Has an OLED screen
              Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
              Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity

              Fujifilm Finepix X10 Competitors

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              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix x20

              Fujifilm FinePix x20

              Pro digicam

              $499 - $599

              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              External mic jack Has an external mic jack
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Battery life Shorter battery life
              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Pro digicam

              $448 - $528

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Macro focus Significantly worse macro capability
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Fujifilm FinePix X100

              Fujifilm FinePix X100

              Boutique

              $683 - $1,299

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
              Fujifilm XF1

              Fujifilm XF1

              Pro digicam

              $199 - $588

              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Aperture Wider aperture
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Low light performance More noise at high ISO

              Nikon Coolpix P7000 Competitors

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              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix P7800

              Nikon Coolpix P7800

              Pro digicam

              $498 - $1,094

              Aperture Significantly wider aperture
              Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Size Slightly larger
              Nikon Coolpix P7100

              Nikon Coolpix P7100

              Pro digicam

              $550

              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Startup delay Significantly less startup delay
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Shutter lag More shutter lag
              Nikon Coolpix P7700

              Nikon Coolpix P7700

              Pro digicam

              $442

              Aperture Significantly wider aperture
              Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
              Canon PowerShot G10

              Canon PowerShot G10

              Pro digicam

              $849

              Battery life Much longer battery life
              True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
              Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
              Supports 24p No 24p support

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              Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (4:30 PM, February 26, 2012)
              Good catch, thanks, we'll update our Nikon P7000 specs, it does indeed have an external mic jack!
               
              John Power (7:50 AM, February 26, 2012)
              Nikon p7000 dose have an external mic jack