Nikon Coolpix P520 vs Nikon Coolpix P530

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Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P520

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
120 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P530

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
120 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/4000 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix P520.
Explore our gallery of 1 sample photo taken by the Nikon Coolpix P530.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix P520 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500

Super zoom

$215 - $257

Battery life Much longer battery life
Wide angle Better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix P610

Nikon Coolpix P610

Super zoom

$609

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Battery life Significantly longer battery life
Screen size Significantly smaller screen
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$300 body only

$399 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Image stabilization No image stabilization

Nikon Coolpix P530 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$130 - $159

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Battery life Much longer battery life
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Super zoom

$212 - $249

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$300 body only

$399 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Image stabilization No image stabilization

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Avatar for DJ Kerfuffle DJ Kerfuffle (1:23 PM, May 21, 2014)
Coolpix 530 has no external mic input socket. There is an error in your review!