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Advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A1000

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Touch screen
Has a touch screen
Yes vs No
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Fewer buttons to worry about and direct interaction with camera menus
Aperture
Slightly wider aperture
f/3.4 vs f/3.5
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Almost the same
Fastest shutter speed
Significantly faster max shutter speed
1/4000s vs 1/2000s
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2x faster max shutter speed
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Advantages of the Sony DSC-HX90V

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GPS
Has a GPS
Yes vs No
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Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
Battery life
Much longer battery life
360 shots vs 250 shots
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More than 40% more shots per battery charge
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO
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The DSC-HX90V's maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better
Size
Slightly smaller
102×58×36 mm vs 114×72×41 mm
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Around 40% smaller
Weight
Slightly lighter
245 g vs 330 g
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Around 30% lighter
Longest exposure
Longer exposures
30s vs 8s
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Around 4x longer exposures
Lowest price
Cheaper
$366.79 vs $476.95
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The best price we've seen is $110 cheaper (more than 20% less)
Thickness
Slightly thinner
1.4" vs 1.6"
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More than 10% thinner
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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths
              Wide angle Good wide angle Help
              24 mm
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Screen flips out Flip-out screens Help
              Great for movies
              Viewfinder Both have digital viewfinders Help
              Digital
              Common Weaknesses
              Sensor size Very small sensors Help
              1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              9.7 MP

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              Coolpix A1000$476.95
              DSC-HX90V$366.79
              Common Weaknesses

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

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              Coolpix A1000
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              Sony

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