Updated (August 2011): Compare the Nikon Coolpix P7100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 vs Nikon Coolpix P7100

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

42

Nikon Coolpix P7100

39

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
High ISO (boost)
Light sensitivity (boost)
12,800 ISO
Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P7100

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix P7100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$549

Dynamic range More dynamic range
Overall image quality Much better image quality
Sensor size Slightly smaller sensor
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Pro digicam

$300

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Slightly smaller
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$594 - $698

Dynamic range More dynamic range
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Built-in flash No built-in flash

Nikon Coolpix P7100 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G12

Canon PowerShot G12

Pro digicam

$500

Dynamic range More dynamic range
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Screen size Much smaller screen
Nikon Coolpix P7800

Nikon Coolpix P7800

Pro digicam

$420

Dynamic range More dynamic range
Overall image quality Much better image quality
Size Slightly larger
Nikon Coolpix P7000

Nikon Coolpix P7000

Pro digicam

$390

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Dynamic range More dynamic range
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR

discussion

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
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