Updated (January 2013): Compare the Nikon Coolpix L820 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH20

Nikon Coolpix L820 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH20

Winner
Nikon Coolpix L820

37

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH20

29

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L820

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH20

Size
Really small
Compact (100×56×28 mm)
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
290 ms shutter lag
Thickness
Thin
1.1"
Weight
Light-weight
178 g

galleries

Explore our gallery of 30 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix L820.
Explore our gallery of 15 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH20.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix L820 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L840

Nikon Coolpix L840

Super zoom

$179 - $197

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$185

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Weight Slightly lighter
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830

Super zoom

$190

Zoom Slightly more zoom
Wide angle Slightly better wide angle
3D Doesn't take 3D photos

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH20 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS7

Travel zoom

$237

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Wide angle Better wide angle
Shutter lag More shutter lag
Panasonic Lumix ZS19

Panasonic Lumix ZS19

Travel zoom

$299

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
3D Takes 3D photos
Longest exposure Much shorter max exposures
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH25

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH25

Travel zoom

$313

Weight Slightly lighter
Continuous shooting Shoots slower

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Nikon Coolpix L820
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