Updated (August 2012): Compare the Nikon D5100 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera

Samsung Galaxy Camera vs Nikon D5100

Winner
Samsung Galaxy Camera

60

Nikon D5100

52

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Samsung Galaxy Camera

Large screen
Screen size
4.8"
Really small
Size
Compact (129×71×19 mm)
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
120 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5100

Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Badge
Autofocuses shooting video
Contrast detection
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D5100.

competitors

Samsung Galaxy Camera Competitors

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2

Travel zoom

$230

Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
GoPro HD Hero 2

GoPro HD Hero 2

Waterproof

$532

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Waterproof Waterproof
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Travel zoom

$197

Weight Lighter
Fastest shutter speed Significantly faster max shutter speed
Screen size Much smaller screen

Nikon D5100 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$294 body only

$400 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
True resolution Higher true resolution
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$249 body only

$309 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Startup delay Slightly less startup delay
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200

Entry-level DSLR

$324 body only

$399 - $500 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
Battery life Shorter battery life

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