Nikon D5100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-L10

Winner
Nikon D5100

71

Panasonic Lumix DMC-L10

28

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5100

Great image quality
Overall image quality
80.0
Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
Great color depth
Color depth
23.5 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
13.6 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-L10

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Longest exposure
Long exposures
60 seconds

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D5100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-L10.

competitors

Nikon D5100 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$299 body only

$349 - $397 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$249 body only

$329 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Color depth Better color depth
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200

Entry-level DSLR

$359 body only

$418 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Shutter lag More shutter lag

Panasonic Lumix DMC-L10 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$462 - $500 with 12-32mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Sony Alpha DSLR-A500

Sony Alpha DSLR-A500

Entry-level DSLR

$414 body only

Screen size Much larger screen
Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Size Significantly larger
Leica Digilux 3

Leica Digilux 3

Entry-level DSLR

$2,999 with 14-50mm lens

Size Slightly smaller
Thickness Thinner
Lowest price Much more expensive

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Nikon D5100
D5100
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-L10
Lumix DMC-L10
Panasonic

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