Updated (January 2012): Compare the Nikon Coolpix AW100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4

Panasonic Lumix TS4 vs Nikon Coolpix AW100

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4

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Nikon Coolpix AW100

73

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Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix TS4

Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Really small
Size
Compact (103×64×27 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix AW100

Size
Really small
Compact (110×65×23 mm)
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Thickness
Thin
0.9"
Weight
Light-weight
178 g

galleries

Explore our gallery of 21 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix AW100.
Explore our gallery of 3 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Super zoom

$448

Zoom Much more zoom
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Size Much larger
Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$386

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Waterproof

$138 - $168

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Significantly smaller
Movie format Lower resolution movies

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Olympus Tough TG-4

Olympus Tough TG-4

Waterproof

$379 - $400

Aperture Much wider aperture
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix AW110

Nikon Coolpix AW110

Waterproof

$249

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Size Larger
Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$259 - $347

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4
Lumix TS4
Panasonic

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Nikon Coolpix AW100
Coolpix AW100
Nikon

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Greatintellect (8:35 AM, April 03, 2012)
Why would you assume a CMOS image sensor is better than CCD?