Updated (March, 2013): Compare the Nikon Coolpix P330 vs Nikon Coolpix S9500

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Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P310

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Focus points
Many focus points
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Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9300

Zoom
Great zoom
18x
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
 
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differences

Advantages of the Nikon P310

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Aperture Much wider aperture f/1.8 vs f/3.5
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At its widest zoom, the P310's lens captures much more light (1.9 f-stops)
Size Smaller 103x58x32 mm vs 109x62x31 mm
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Around 10% smaller
Wide angle Slightly better wide angle 24 mm vs 25 mm
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Almost the same
Macro focus Better macro capability 2 cm vs 4 cm
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Focus on subjects 2x closer to the lens
Battery life Longer battery life 230 shots vs 200 shots
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Around 20% more shots per battery charge
Weight Lighter 194 g vs 215 g
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Around 10% lighter
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Advantages of the Nikon S9300

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Zoom Significantly more zoom 18x vs 4.2x
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More than 18.5x more zoom
GPS Has a GPS Yes vs No
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Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
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
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster 6.9 fps vs 6 fps
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Around 20% faster continuous shooting
Thickness Slightly thinner 1.2" vs 1.3"
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Almost the same
Lowest price Slightly cheaper $219.99 vs $256.00
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The best price we've seen is $36 cheaper (more than 10% less)
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similarities

Compared to recent compacts

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Screen resolution High resolution screens Help
921k dots
3D Both can take 3D photos, many cameras like these don't Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
Lens
Sensor type Better sensor types Help
Better in low light
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Thickness Quite thick Help
P310:1.3"
S9300:1.2"
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Size Large Help
P310:103x58x32 mm
S9300:109x62x31 mm

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Coolpix S9500

Nikon Coolpix S9500

Travel zoom

$197

Zoom Has slightly more zoom
High-speed framerate Records even higher-speed movies
Screen resolution Has a slightly lower resolution screen
Aperture Has a much narrower aperture
Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Travel zoom

$329

Light sensitivity Slightly higher maximum light sensitivity
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Focus points Has significantly fewer focus points
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

Panasonic Lumix ZS20

Travel zoom

$229 - $399

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Longest exposure Slightly longer exposures
Focus points Has significantly fewer focus points
Screen resolution Has a significantly lower resolution screen
Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830

Super zoom

$246 - $255

Zoom Has way more more zoom
Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Thickness Is thicker
Weight Is much heavier

Nikon Coolpix P310 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Coolpix P330

Nikon Coolpix P330

Pro digicam

$257

GPS Has a GPS
Supports RAW Shoots RAW
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Battery life Shorter battery life
Nikon Coolpix P340

Nikon Coolpix P340

Pro digicam

$347

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports RAW Shoots RAW
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Canon Powershot S100

Canon Powershot S100

Pro digicam

$327 - $400

Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Nikon Coolpix P300

Nikon Coolpix P300

Pro digicam

$278

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Macro focus Slightly worse macro capability
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$479 - $498

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Sensor size Much larger sensor
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Wide angle Worse wide angle

Nikon Coolpix S9300 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Coolpix S8200

Nikon Coolpix S8200

Travel zoom

$295

Aperture Wider aperture
Macro focus Better macro capability
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

Travel zoom

$225 - $300

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Zoom More zoom
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Nikon Coolpix S9100

Nikon Coolpix S9100

Travel zoom

$185

High-speed framerate Higher speed movies
Battery life Longer battery life
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
GPS No built-in GPS
Nikon Coolpix S9700

Nikon Coolpix S9700

Travel zoom

$297

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen type Has an OLED screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Nikon Coolpix S9200

Nikon Coolpix S9200

Travel zoom

$199

Lowest price Slightly cheaper
GPS No built-in GPS

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