Nikon AW110 vs. Panasonic TS5 – The Nikon COOLPIX AW110 features 16MP 1/2.3″ BSI CMOS Sensor and EXPEED C2 Image Processing Engine on the other hand Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 features 16.1MP High Sensitivity MOS Sensor and Venus Engine Image Processor, take a look at the Major Specification Below.
Nikon COOLPIX AW110 Major Features
- 16MP 1/2.3″ BSI CMOS Sensor
- EXPEED C2 Image Processing Engine
- NIKKOR 5x Optical Zoom Lens
- 35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 28-140mm
- 3.0″ 614k-Dot OLED Monitor
- Shock, Freeze, and Waterproof
- Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity
- GPS, Electronic Compass, Mapping
- Full HD 1920 x 1080p Video at 30fps
- VR Image Stabilization
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 Major Features
- 16.1MP High Sensitivity MOS Sensor
- 4.6x Leica DC Zoom Lens; 28-128mm
- 3.0″ 460k-dot TFT LCD Display
- Full HD 1080p Video with Stereo Mic
- Wi-Fi Connectivity
- Waterproof to Depth of 39′ (12 m)
- Power Optical Image Stabilization
- 10fps Burst Shooting at Full Resolution
- Built-in Creative Effects
Nikon COOLPIX AW110 vs. Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 Specification Comparison Table.
Optical Zoom: Nikon COOLPIX AW110 has 0.4x more optical Zoom than Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5.
Aperture Range: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 aperture Range is better than Nikon COOLPIX AW110, the bright aperture lenses capture more incoming light to the sensor, create more DOF, better color and contrast reproduction and it also create less noise during low-light situation.
More AF Points: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 have More AF points Compared to Olympus Tough TG-2 IHS, hence you get more area under AF points with Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5.
Better low light performance – The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 features more ISO range compared to Nikon COOLPIX AW110, the ISO range of Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 is upto 3200, Nikon COOLPIX AW110 is limited to 6400 only.
Better Shutter Range: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 features better shutter range compared to Nikon COOLPIX AW110.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 features fast shooting speed compared to Nikon COOLPIX AW110.
Better Video Mode: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 Supports Full HD Video capture mode @ 60fps frame rate, Nikon COOLPIX AW110 is limited to 30 fps only.
Display: Nikon COOLPIX AW110 features bigger and high resolution display compared to Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5.
Battery Life (CIPA): Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 battery rating is 370 shots and other hand Nikon COOLPIX AW110 250 shots. According to CIPA.
Dimensions: Nikon COOLPIX AW110 is smaller than Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5.
Weight: Nikon COOLPIX AW110 lighter than Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5.
Tough test data analysis
Nikon COOLPIX AW110 is waterproof upto 59’ feet, Freezeproof upto 14°F / -10°C, and drop proof upto a 6.6′ drop. On the other hand Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 is waterproof upto 39’ feet, Freezeproof upto 14°F / -10°C, and drop proof upto a 6.5′ drop.
Verdict: Based on specification comparison we recommend you to buy Panasonic TS5.