Updated (September, 2013): Compare the Nikon Coolpix P7800 vs Nikon Coolpix P7100

Nikon Coolpix P7700

Winner
Nikon Coolpix P7700

55

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Nikon Coolpix P7000

46

Nikon Coolpix P7000

Runner-up
     

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P7700

Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
11.7 EV
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
1800 ms startup delay
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P7000

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
210 ms shutter lag
Macro focus
Great macro
2 cm
 

differences

Advantages of the Nikon P7700

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Aperture
Significantly wider aperture
f/2.0 vs f/2.8
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At its widest zoom, the P7700's lens captures slightly more light (1 f-stop)
Overall image quality
Significantly better image quality
53.0 vs 39.0
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Around 40% better image quality
3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Dynamic range
More dynamic range
11.7 EV vs 10.8 EV
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0.9 f-stops more dynamic range
Movie format
Higher resolution movies
1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 24fps
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Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video at a higher frame rate
Screen flips out
Has a flip-out screen
Yes vs No
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Flip-out screens can be helpful when composing tricky shots or taking movies
Sensor type
Has a CMOS-family sensor
CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Startup delay
Much less startup delay
1800 ms vs 2900 ms
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Around 40% less delay when turning on
Color depth
Better color depth
21.1 bits vs 19.1 bits
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Distinguishes 2 more bits of color
Panorama
Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
HDR
Has in-camera HDR
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Low light performance
Slightly lower noise at high ISO
191 ISO vs 147 ISO
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The P7700 has a slight edge (0.4 f-stops) in low noise, high ISO performance
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
8 fps vs 1.3 fps
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More than 6x faster continuous shooting
High-speed framerate
Records high-speed movies
120 fps vs None
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Capture events too fast for the naked eye and play them back in super-slow motion
True resolution
Higher true resolution
12 MP vs 10 MP
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Capture more than 20% more detail in your photos
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
6,400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The P7700's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
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Advantages of the Nikon P7000

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Supports 24p
Supports 24p
Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
Shutter lag
Much less shutter lag
210 ms vs 421 ms
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2x less delay when taking photos
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Tunnel vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Size
Slightly smaller
114x77x44 mm vs 119x73x51 mm
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More than 10% smaller
Weight
Lighter
310 g vs 392 g
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More than 20% lighter
Battery life
Slightly longer battery life
350 shots vs 330 shots
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Around 10% more shots per battery charge
Thickness
Slightly thinner
1.8" vs 2"
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More than 10% thinner
Lowest price
Slightly cheaper
$410.00 vs $441.67
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The best price we've seen is $32 cheaper (around 10% less)
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Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent pro digicams, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths
              External mic jack You can plug a microphone into both of these Help
              Record higher quality audio with a microphone
              Screen resolution High resolution screens Help
              921k dots
              Supports RAW RAW support Help
              Better editing
              External flash Support external flash Help
              Better lighting
              Longest exposure Long exposures Help
              60 seconds
              Common Weaknesses
              Light sensitivity (boost) Poor boost ISO Help
              6,400 ISO
              Low light performance Above average noise at high ISO Help
              P7700:191 ISO
              P7000:147 ISO
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              28 mm
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              7.1x
              Overall image quality Low image quality Help
              P7700:53.0
              P7000:39.0

              Compared to recent pro digicams

              Common Strengths

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

              Common Weaknesses
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              P7700:6,400 ISO
              P7000:3,200 ISO
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              P7700:12 MP
              P7000:10 MP
              Autofocus Slower contrast detection autofocus Help
              slower focusing
              Dynamic range Poor dynamic range Help
              P7700:11.7 EV
              P7000:10.8 EV
              Color depth Poor color depth Help
              P7700:21.1 bits
              P7000:19.1 bits
              Sensor size Very small sensors Help
              P7700:1/1.8" 7.4x5.6mm
              P7000:1/1.7" 7.6x5.7mm

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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix P7800

              Nikon Coolpix P7800

              Pro digicam

              $547

              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Pro digicam

              $498 - $798

              Sensor size Has a much larger sensor
              Low light performance Is significantly less noisy at high ISO
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              External flash Doesn't support an external flash
              Canon PowerShot G15

              Canon PowerShot G15

              Pro digicam

              $487

              High-speed framerate Records even higher-speed movies
              Light sensitivity Significantly higher maximum light sensitivity
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              External mic jack Lacks and external mic jack
              Canon PowerShot G16

              Canon PowerShot G16

              Pro digicam

              $449

              High-speed framerate Records even higher-speed movies
              Light sensitivity Significantly higher maximum light sensitivity
              External mic jack Lacks and external mic jack
              Shutter lag Has significantly more shutter lag
              Nikon Coolpix P7100

              Nikon Coolpix P7100

              Pro digicam

              $570

              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
              Shutter lag Has slightly more shutter lag
              Canon PowerShot G12

              Canon PowerShot G12

              Pro digicam

              $829

              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
              Olympus XZ-2 iHS

              Olympus XZ-2 iHS

              Pro digicam

              $372

              Light sensitivity Significantly higher maximum light sensitivity
              Touch screen Has a touch screen
              Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization

              Nikon Coolpix P7700 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot G1X

              Canon PowerShot G1X

              Boutique

              $549 - $1,227

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
              Macro focus Much worse macro capability
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

              Pro digicam

              $345 - $348

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
              Startup delay Much more startup delay
              External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack

              Nikon Coolpix P7000 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot G10

              Canon PowerShot G10

              Pro digicam

              $830

              Battery life Much longer battery life
              True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
              Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Fujifilm Finepix X10

              Fujifilm Finepix X10

              Pro digicam

              $400

              Aperture Significantly wider aperture
              Overall image quality Better image quality
              Supports 24p No 24p support
              Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
              Canon PowerShot G11

              Canon PowerShot G11

              Pro digicam

              $540

              Battery life Much longer battery life
              Overall image quality Better image quality
              Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
              Supports 24p No 24p support

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