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

61

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Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix TS4

Takes 3D photos
3D
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Many focus points
Focus points
23
Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix AW100

Screen size
Large screen
3"
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures

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

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$249 - $282

Screen size Much larger screen
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3

Waterproof

$599

Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Waterproof

$138

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Significantly smaller
Aperture Narrower aperture

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$275 - $347

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

Nikon Coolpix AW110

Waterproof

$244

Screen type Has an OLED screen
3D Takes 3D photos
Size Larger
Nikon Coolpix AW120

Nikon Coolpix AW120

Waterproof

$305

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Larger

discussion

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4
Lumix TS4
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Nikon Coolpix AW100
Coolpix AW100
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Greatintellect (8:35 AM, April 03, 2012)
Why would you assume a CMOS image sensor is better than CCD?