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Nikon Coolpix P7800 vs Nikon D810

Nikon Coolpix P7800 vs Nikon D810

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Nikon Coolpix P7800
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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
62% smaller maximum aperture number Edit
Nikon Coolpix P7800 is 8 maximum aperture. That's 4.9 smaller than the Nikon D810 (3.1).
42% bigger internal memory Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is an 86MB internal memory digital camera. That's 36MB bigger than the Nikon D810 (50MB).
Slightly lighter Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a weight of 399g, however the Nikon D810 is a 430g digital camera (31g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

350.00 battery life (CIPA standard) Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 takes 350.00 battery life (CIPA standard), however the Nikon D810 only takes 300.00 battery life (CIPA standard). Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Cheaper by £1,183
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is £1,183.42 cheaper than the Nikon D810.
9 Reasons For
67% higher megapixel Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 36MP digital camera. That's 23.8MP higher than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (36MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

Significantly longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 585mm maximum focal length digital camera, whereas the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is only a 200mm maximum focal length digital camera (385mm shorter).
Shorter minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) Edit
Nikon D810 is 22.5mm minimum focal length. That's 5.5mm shorter than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (22.5mm).
Built-in microphone Edit
The Nikon D810 has a built-in microphone, however the Nikon Coolpix P7800 does not have a built-in microphone.
Larger display diagonal Edit
The Nikon D810 has a display diagonal of 3.2". That's 0.2" larger than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (3.2"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

22 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Sixteen more awards
The Nikon D810 has 18 awards from expert review sites, however the Nikon Coolpix P7800 has 2 awards.
Much better expert reviews
Based on 92 expert reviews, the average review score of the Nikon D810 is 92%, but the average rating of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is 77% (based on 45 reviews).
Better user reviews
Based on 336 user reviews, the average review score of the Nikon D810 is 98%, but the average rating of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is 91% (based on 21 reviews).

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
Two times lower megapixel Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is a 12.2MP digital camera. That's 23.8MP lower than the Nikon D810 (36MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

385mm shorter maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 200mm, however the Nikon D810 is a 585mm maximum focal length digital camera (385mm longer).
5.5mm longer minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is a 28mm minimum focal length digital camera. That's 5.5mm longer than the Nikon D810 (22.5mm).
Does not have a built-in microphone Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 does not have a built-in microphone, whereas the Nikon D810 has a built-in microphone.
Smaller display diagonal Edit
Nikon Coolpix P7800 is only 3" screen. That's 0.2" smaller than the Nikon D810 (3.2"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

Fewer sellers
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is only stocked by 2 retailers, but the Nikon D810 is stocked by 24 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by nine months
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is nine months older than the Nikon D810.
Sixteen less awards
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 has only received 2 awards, but the Nikon D810 has received 18 awards.
Expert review Rating is much Worse
The average expert rating of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is only 77%, whereas the average expert rating of the Nikon D810 is 92% (based on 92 reviews).
User review Rating is Worse
The average user rating of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is 91%, whereas the average user rating of the Nikon D810 is 98% (based on 336 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
2x bigger maximum aperture number Edit
The Nikon D810 has a maximum aperture number of 3.1. That's 4.9 bigger than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (3.1).
72% smaller internal memory Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 50MB internal memory digital camera. That's 36MB smaller than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (50MB).
A bit heavier Edit
The Nikon D810 has a weight of 430g, whereas the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is a 399g digital camera (31g lighter). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

Only 300.00 battery life (CIPA standard) Edit
The Nikon D810 is a digital camera that takes 300.00 battery life (CIPA standard), whereas the Nikon Coolpix P7800 only takes 350.00 battery life (CIPA standard). Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

More expensive by £1,183
The Nikon D810 is £1,183.42 more expensive than the Nikon Coolpix P7800.

Awards

2 Awards
Ephotozine: Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
18 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
Digital Versus: 5 Star
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
Ephotozine: Editor's Choice
hi-tech.mail.ru/: Recommended
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
ljudochbild.se: Especially Recommended
Lydogbilde.no: Especially Recommended 6 star
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 6 Star
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
pcmagazine.ru: 5 Star
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice
Pocket Lint: Editor's Choice
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
What Digital Camera: Gold

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
 SLR
BEST
Megapixel
12.2MP 36MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sensor Type
 CCD
 CCD
BEST
Still Image Resolution(s)
 3984 x 2656
 3968 x 2232
 3264 x 2448
 2272 x 1704
 1600 x 1200
 640 x 480
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3600 x 2400
 3984 x 2656
 3968 x 2232
 3264 x 2448
 2272 x 1704
 1600 x 1200
 640 x 480
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3600 x 2400
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 4608 x 3456
BEST
Image Formats Supported
 RAW
 JPEG XR
 TIF
 MPO
 NEF
 RAW
 JPEG XR
 TIF
 MPO
 NEF
Total Megapixels
12.76MP 37.1MP
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1
 5:4
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1
 5:4
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
7.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
4x 4x
Maximum Aperture Number
8
BEST
3.1
Minimum Aperture Number
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
200mm 585mm
BEST
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
28mm 22.5mm
BEST
Focal Length Range (f-F)
6 - 42.8 4 - 104
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
13/10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Nikon F
 Nikon F
Diaphragm Blade
7 Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
 centre weighted
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Centre weighted Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 Face tracking
 centre weighted
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Centre weighted Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 Face tracking
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto Focus (AF) lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01m
Normal Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5 - 1.5
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Unknown - Click to provide data 51
Manual Focusing Range (wide)
0.5 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual Focusing Range (tele)
0.8 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Auto
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
0.02 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 TTL
 TTL
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5m
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5m

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
ISO Sensitivity
 64
 80
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 1600
 3200
 6400
 Auto
 800
 12800
 64
 80
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 1600
 3200
 6400
 Auto
 800
 12800
ISO Sensitivity (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 12,800
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto Exposure (AE) lock
Light Metering
 Centre-weighted
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
 Matrix
 Highlight-weighted
 Centre-weighted
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
 Matrix
 Highlight-weighted
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
60s
BEST
30s
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter Type
 Mechanical
 Mechanical

Flash

Flash Modes
 Auto
 Manual
 Pre-flash
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Hi-speed sync
 High-speed synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Pre-flash
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Hi-speed sync
 High-speed synchronization
Flash Guide Number
Unknown - Click to provide data 12m
Flash Exposure Compensation
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Flash exposure compensation
Flash Range (tele)
0.5 - 5.5 1.5 - 2.5
Flash Range (wide)
0.5 - 10 0.5 - 5
Flash Exposure Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Flash exposure lock
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
BEST
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shoe mounting point

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
 Full HD video
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
60fps 60fps
Video Formats Supported
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolutions
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Resolution At Capture Speed
 1920x1080@30fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1280x720@50fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1280x720@50fps
BEST
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
BEST
Wind Filter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wind filter
Audio Formats Supported
 WAV
 LPCM
 PCM
 WAV
 LPCM
 PCM
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 Eye-Fi
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 Eye-Fi
Internal Memory
86MB
BEST
50MB
Memory Slots
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal
3" 3.2"
BEST
Display
 TFT
 TFT
BEST
Vari-Angle LCD Display
 Vari-angle LCD display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Field of View
Unknown - Click to provide data 170%
Display Resolution (numeric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,228,800 pixels

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
0.2" Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type
 electrical
 Optical
BEST
 electrical
 Optical

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PictBridge
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
USB Connector Type
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB B
HDMI
 HDMI
 HDMI
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
 Mini
 Mini
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone outputs
USB Connector
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB

Camera

3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
White Balance
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
 Fluorescent H
 Fluorescent L
 Direct sunlight
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
 Fluorescent H
 Fluorescent L
 Direct sunlight
Shooting Modes
 Auto
 Scene
 Movie
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
 Auto
 Scene
 Movie
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
Photo Effects
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
Self-Timer Delay
2,10 10
Multi-Shot Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multi-shot function
Histogram
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Histogram
Dioptre Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Dioptre correction
Anti-Dust Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Anti-dust function
Image Quality Adjustment
 Brightness
 Colour depth
 Brightness
 Colour depth
Image Editing
 Resizing
 Crop
 Resizing
 Crop
Camera File System
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
 MPF
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
 MPF
Live View
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Live view
Tripod Mountable
 Tripod mountable
 Tripod mountable
Camera Playback
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
Saturation Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Saturation adjustment
Contrast Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Contrast adjustment
Brightness Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Brightness adjustment
Eye Relief
Unknown - Click to provide data 17mm
Scene Modes
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Cuisine
 Panorama
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Cuisine
 Panorama
Languages Support
 DAN
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 CHI (TR)
 BEN
 HIN
 DAN
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DUT
 CHI (TR)
 BEN
 HIN
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
399g
BEST
430g
Height
77.5mm 76.3mm
Depth
50.4mm 83.1mm
Width
118.5mm 111.1mm
Weight (including Battery)
399g
BEST
430g

Battery

Power Source Type
 Battery
 Battery
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data 8
Battery Type
EN-EL14 AA (Alkaline, NiMH, Oxyride or Lithium)
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
350 shots
BEST
300 shots

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 USB
 HDMI
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Battery Charger Included
 Battery charger included
 Battery charger included
Hand Strap
 Hand strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case

Other Features

Video Capability
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video capability
Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
 Built-in flash
USB 2.0 Port
 USB 2.0 port
 USB 2.0 port
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity
USB 3.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB 3.0 port
Multi Point Auto Focus (AF)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multi Point Auto Focus (AF)
USB 2.0 Connectors
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB 2.0 connectors
HDMI Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI out
USB Cable
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2fps

Technical Details

Continuous Shooting Speed (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 7
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.2
Neck Strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Neck strap
Audio Recording Formats
 PCM
 PCM
Lens Cap Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Lens cap included
USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB port
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