Updated (February 2012): Compare the Nikon Coolpix P310 vs Nikon Coolpix S9100

Nikon Coolpix P310 vs Nikon Coolpix S9100

Nikon Coolpix P310
Nikon Coolpix S9100

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P310

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
Many focus points
Focus points
99
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S9100

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix P310.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix S9100.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix P310 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix P300

Nikon Coolpix P300

Pro digicam

$493

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Lowest price More expensive
Nikon Coolpix P340

Nikon Coolpix P340

Pro digicam

$349

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life
Canon Powershot S100

Canon Powershot S100

Pro digicam

$369

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Focus points Many fewer focus points

Nikon Coolpix S9100 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Travel zoom

$129 - $227

Size Significantly smaller
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix S9300

Nikon Coolpix S9300

Travel zoom

$119

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
GPS Has a GPS
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
Nikon Coolpix L32

Nikon Coolpix L32

Compact

$80 - $117

Size Significantly smaller
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

discussion

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CDO17 (3:23 PM, February 10, 2012)
P310 VS. S9100 Which  Nikon is better, and why does the P310 have so little zoom? I don't know much about cameras, but I really liked the features of the p310 but dont like that it doesnt have much zoom.  Im mostly gonna be using it a lot indoors/low light to take pics of my kids, and I also wanted something that takes good quality pictures for my hairbow business. Any suggestion on these cams or any others? I'd like to stay around $500