Nikon Coolpix P7800 vs Nikon D810

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Nikon Coolpix P7800
Nikon D810

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Longer slowest camera shutter speed Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a slowest camera shutter speed of 60s. That's 30s longer than the Nikon D810 (30s). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

Lighter Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 has a weight of 399g, however the Nikon D810 is a 980g digital camera (581g 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.

6 Reasons For
67% higher megapixel Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 36.3MP digital camera. That's 24.1MP higher than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (36.3MP). 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.

66% more total megapixels Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 37.09MP digital camera. That's 24.33MP more than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (37.09MP).
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.

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 83 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 43 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

7 Reasons Against
Two times lower megapixel Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is a 12.2MP digital camera. That's 24.1MP lower than the Nikon D810 (36.3MP). 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.

Less total megapixels Edit
The Nikon Coolpix P7800 is a 12.76MP digital camera. That's 24.33MP less than the Nikon D810 (37.09MP).
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.

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 83 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).
3 Reasons Against
30s shorter slowest camera shutter speed Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 30s maximum shutter speed digital camera. That's 30s shorter than the Nikon Coolpix P7800 (30s). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

Significantly heavier Edit
The Nikon D810 has a weight of 980g, whereas the Nikon Coolpix P7800 is a 399g digital camera (581g 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.

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Awards

2 Awards
Ephotozine: Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
18 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
Digital Versus: 5 Star
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
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PC Mag: Editor's Choice
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PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
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Pocket Lint: Editor's Choice
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Trusted Reviews: Recommended
What Digital Camera: Gold

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

41 months Ago 32 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
 SLR
BEST
Megapixel
12.2MP 36.3MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution(s)
 3984 x 2656
 3968 x 2232
 3264 x 2448
 2272 x 1704
 1600 x 1200
 640 x 480
 3600 x 2400
BEST
 3984 x 2656
 3968 x 2232
 3264 x 2448
 2272 x 1704
 1600 x 1200
 640 x 480
 3600 x 2400
Maximum Image Resolution
 7360 x 4912
 7360 x 4912
BEST
Image Formats Supported
 RAW
 JPEG XR
BEST
 RAW
 JPEG XR
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 35.9 x 24
Total Megapixels
12.76MP 37.09MP
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1
 5:4
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1
 5:4
Image Sensor Size
 1
BEST
 1

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
7.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
4x Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture Number
8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture Number
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
200mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
28mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
6 - 42.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
13/10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Nikon F
 Nikon F
Number of Diaphragm Blades
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
BEST
 centre weighted
 tracking
 contrast detection
 Centre weighted Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto Focus (AF) lock
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

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
 800
 12800
 64
 80
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 1600
 3200
 6400
 800
 12800
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto Exposure (AE) lock
Light Metering
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
Light Exposure Correction
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
BEST

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 off
 Auto
 Manual
 Pre-flash
 Flash off
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (wide)
0.5 - 10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Flash exposure lock
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shoe mounting point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
 Full HD video
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 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
BEST
 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
BEST
 1920x1080@30fps
 1920x1080@25fps
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Formats Supported
 WAV
 LPCM
 PCM
 WAV
 LPCM
 PCM
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Internal Memory
86MB Unknown - Click to provide data
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

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
USB Connector Type
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB B
HDMI
 HDMI
 HDMI
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
BEST
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone outputs
USB Connector
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
Shooting Modes
 Auto
 Scene
 Movie
 Auto
 Scene
 Movie
Photo Effects
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
Self-Timer Delay
2,10 2,5,10,20
Camera File System
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
Tripod Mountable
 Tripod mountable
 Tripod mountable
Camera Playback
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
Scene Modes
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Backlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Museum
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
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)
 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)
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
980g
Height
77.5mm 123mm
Depth
50.4mm 81.5mm
Width
118.5mm 146mm
Weight (including Battery)
399g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source Type
 Battery
 Battery
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type
EN-EL14 EN-EL15
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
350 shots Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 0 - 85
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Cables Included
 USB
BEST
 USB
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

Other Features

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
 Built-in flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
 USB 2.0 ports quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
 HDMI ports quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data
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