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

Samsung Galaxy Camera vs Nikon D5100

Winner
Samsung Galaxy Camera

61

Nikon D5100

54

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

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
500 ms startup delay
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
13.6 EV
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies

galleries

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

competitors

Samsung Galaxy Camera Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Travel zoom

$268 - $296

Weight Lighter
Screen size Much smaller screen
Fujifilm X70

Fujifilm X70

Boutique

$619 - $699

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Screen size Much smaller screen
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$448

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
True resolution Higher true resolution
Screen size Much smaller screen

Nikon D5100 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$436 body only

$400 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$389 body only

$399 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Color depth Better color depth
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$396 - $597 body only

$466 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
GPS Has a GPS
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life

discussion

Samsung Galaxy Camera
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