Updated (February, 2013): Compare the Kodak EasyShare Z8612 IS vs Nikon D7100

Nikon D7000

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Reasons to buy the Nikon D7000

Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
13.9 EV
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
 

Reasons to buy the Kodak EasyShare Z8612 IS

Size
Really small
Standard size 104x66x71 mm
Weight
Light-weight
340 g
 
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Advantages of the Kodak Z8612 IS

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Size Significantly smaller 104x66x71 mm vs 132x105x77 mm
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2.2x smaller
Weight Much lighter 340 g vs 780 g
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2.3x lighter
Thickness Slightly thinner 2.8" vs 3"
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Around 10% thinner
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Advantages of the Nikon D7000

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Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 24fps vs 480p @ 30fps
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Shoots high resolution Full HD (1080p) video but at a lower frame rate
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 920k dots vs 230k dots
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4x higher resolution screen
Screen size Much larger screen 3.0" vs 2.5"
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More than 20% larger screen
Autofocus Faster autofocus Phase detection vs Contrast detection
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Catch candid moments easily
Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
External mic jack Has an external mic jack Yes vs No
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Record high quality audio with an external microphone
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution 16.1 MP vs 8 MP
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Capture more than 2x more detail in your photos
Sensor size Significantly larger sensor APS-C 23.6x15.6mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
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Around 15x larger sensor
Storage slots Has more storage slots 2 vs 1
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More slots allows storing more images without switching memory cards
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses Yes vs No
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Can take advantage of a variety of lenses
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Yes vs No
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Digitally develop your own photos with precise image control
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 6,400 ISO vs 1,600 ISO
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The D7000's maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better
Continuous shooting Shoots faster 6 fps vs 1.7 fps
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More than 3.5x faster continuous shooting
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Pentaprism vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
External flash Supports an external flash Yes vs No
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An external flash often produces better looking flash images
Light sensitivity (boost) Better boost ISO 25,600 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The D7000's boost ISO is 3 f-stops better
Longest exposure Longer exposures 30s vs 16s
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Around 90% longer exposures
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        similarities

        Compared to recent digital cameras

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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        Thickness Quite thick Help
        Z8612 IS:2.8"
        D7000:3"
        Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
        You could stitch photos in post
        Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
        Risk of blur
        HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
        You could do HDR manually
        3D Neither camera can take 3D photos Help
        No 3d support
        Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
        Less flexible
        Touch screen No touchscreens Help
        More buttons

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        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon EOS 60D

        Canon EOS 60D

        Pro DSLR

        $699 - $871 body only

        $999 - $1,150 with 18-135mm lens

        Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
        Weight Is significantly heavier
        Viewfinder coverage Significantly less viewfinder coverage
        Nikon D3200

        Nikon D3200

        Entry-level DSLR

        $497 with 18-55mm lens

        True resolution Takes significantly higher resolution photos
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Viewfinder coverage Much less viewfinder coverage
        Nikon D3100

        Nikon D3100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $389 - $427 with 18-55mm lens

        Lowest price Is slightly less expensive
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Viewfinder coverage Much less viewfinder coverage

        Kodak EasyShare Z8612 IS Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Kodak EasyShare Z812 IS

        Kodak EasyShare Z812 IS

        Super zoom

        $427

        Image stabilization Image stabilization
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Size Slightly larger
        Thickness Slightly thicker
        Kodak EasyShare Z981

        Kodak EasyShare Z981

        Super zoom

        $379

        Wide angle Much better wide angle
        Screen size Much larger screen
        Size Significantly larger
        Thickness Thicker
        HP Photosmart M525

        HP Photosmart M525

        Compact

        Size Smaller
        Weight Lighter
        Screen size Much smaller screen
        Wide angle Worse wide angle
        Canon Rebel T3

        Canon Rebel T3

        Entry-level DSLR

        $276 - $298 body only

        $385 - $450 with 18-55mm lens

        Autofocus Faster autofocus
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Size Significantly larger
        Weight Heavier
        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX10

        Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX10

        Travel zoom

        $190 - $248

        Wide angle Much better wide angle
        Image stabilization Image stabilization
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Built-in flash No built-in flash

        Nikon D7000 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Nikon D7100

        Nikon D7100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $1,147 body only

        $1,447 with 18-140mm lens

        HDR Has in-camera HDR
        Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
        Battery life Shorter battery life
        Lowest price More expensive
        Nikon D5200

        Nikon D5200

        Entry-level DSLR

        $647 body only

        $650 - $747 with 18-55mm lens

        Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
        3D Takes 3D photos
        Lens focus motor Doesn't have a built-in focus motor
        Weather sealed No weather sealing
        Nikon D5300

        Nikon D5300

        Entry-level DSLR

        $720 - $747 body only

        $847 with 18-55mm lens

        Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
        HDR Has in-camera HDR
        Lens focus motor Doesn't have a built-in focus motor
        Weather sealed No weather sealing
        Nikon D90

        Nikon D90

        Entry-level DSLR

        $600 - $680 body only

        $816 - $830 with 18-105mm lens

        Shutter lag Slightly less shutter lag
        Weight Lighter
        Movie format Lower resolution movies
        Weather sealed No weather sealing
        Canon EOS 7D

        Canon EOS 7D

        Pro DSLR

        $1,299 body only

        $1,599 - $1,799 with 18-135mm lens

        Cross type focus points More cross-type focus points
        Shutter lag Less shutter lag
        Autofocus Lacks video autofocus
        Overall image quality Worse image quality

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