Nikon Coolpix L610

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Nikon Coolpix L610

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Nikon Coolpix L620

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Nikon Coolpix L620

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Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L610

Movie format
Full HD
1080p
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L620

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 60fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Battery life
Great battery life
660 shots
Thickness
Thin
1.3"
 
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differences

Advantages of the Nikon L610

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3D Takes 3D photos Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
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Advantages of the Nikon L620

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Battery life Much longer battery life 660 shots vs 120 shots
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5.5x more shots per battery charge
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 3,200 ISO vs 1,600 ISO
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The L620's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Lowest price Cheaper $159.00 vs $244.49
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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Macro focus Good macro capabilities Help
              1 cm
              Sensor type Better sensor types Help
              Better in low light
              Viewfinder No viewfinders Help
              Can only preview photos on the screen
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
              Not supported
              Aperture Very narrow widest aperture size Help
              f/3.3

              Compared to recent travel zooms

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

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

              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              GPS No built-in GPS Help
              Missing geo-tagging

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Nikon Coolpix L830

              Super zoom

              $197 - $227

              Zoom Has significantly more zoom
              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

              Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

              Travel zoom

              $149 - $180

              Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Super zoom

              $194 - $279

              Zoom Has slightly more zoom
              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Nikon Coolpix L810

              Nikon Coolpix L810

              Super zoom

              $165

              Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

              Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

              Travel zoom

              $150 - $250

              Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
              Nikon Coolpix L320

              Nikon Coolpix L320

              Super zoom

              $159

              Zoom Has slightly more zoom
              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Nikon Coolpix S3500

              Nikon Coolpix S3500

              Compact

              $95 - $120

              Weight Is slightly lighter
              Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas

              Nikon Coolpix L610 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Olympus SZ-10

              Olympus SZ10

              Travel zoom

              $276

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Zoom Slightly more zoom
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Wide angle Worse wide angle

              Nikon Coolpix L620 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

              Travel zoom

              $148

              3D Takes 3D photos
              Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
              Battery life Much shorter battery life
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

              Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

              Super zoom

              $188 - $198

              Zoom More zoom
              External mic jack Has an external mic jack
              Size Much larger
              Battery life Much shorter battery life

              appearance

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              discussion

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