The Panasonic LX100 and coolpix A specification comparison review, the Nikon cooloix A is 1+ year old camera and waiting for its replacement although the camera features a large DX format sensor that will a strong competition to its newly announced competitor., on the other hand e have Panasonic LX100 that packed with a 4K M4/3 sensor, 3X high grade optical zoom and Hybrid shutter that boost shutter speed to 1/16000 sec
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 vs. Nikon coolpix A Specification Comparison Table.
|Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100||Nikon coolpix A|
Bigger Sensor Size: Nikon COOLPIX A have bit bigger sensor than Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100. The large sensor captures more light hence the result is lower apparent noise, more color depth in image and increased dynamic range. Hence you will get better image quality with Nikon COOLPIX A when compared to Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100.
Optical Zoom: More optical zoom allows you to get closer to your subject without physically moving yourself, hence we recommend you to buy Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 over Nikon COOLPIX A.
Aperture Range: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 aperture Range is better than Nikon COOLPIX A, 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.
Macro: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 has more close-up macro range than Nikon COOLPIX A.
Image stabilization: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 features Built-in optical IS, on the other hand Nikon COOLPIX A doesn’t have IS.
More AF Points: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 have More AF points Compared to Nikon COOLPIX A, More sensor AF points simply give the camera more information to process, the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 can quickly and accurately do AF Compared to Nikon COOLPIX A.
Better Shutter Range: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 features better shutter range compared to Nikon COOLPIX A.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 features fast shooting speed compared to Nikon COOLPIX A.
Panasonic DMC-LX100 Video Mode: Panasonic LX100 features 4k video recording @30fps frame rate, full HD video recording @60 and 30fps. Supported formats MP4 or AVCHD formats, recording up to 29 minutes and 59 seconds.
Better Video Mode: Nikon Coolpix A features full HD video recording@30fps. HD video recording@30fps. Supported formats: MOV, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264.
Viewfinder: The LX100 features EVF but no viewfinder present in the coolpix A camera.
Battery Life (CIPA): Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 battery rating is 300 shots and other hand Nikon COOLPIX A battery rating is 230 shots. According to CIPA.
Wireless: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100 features built-in with NFC; on the other hand Nikon Coolpix A have only optional Wi-Fi.
Dimensions: Nikon COOLPIX A is smaller than Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100.
Weight: Nikon COOLPIX A is light-weight than Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX100.
Built-in Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC, WiFi adapter is needed for activating WiFi in coolpix A.
High ISO Test Between Panasonic LX100 vs. Nikon coolpix A
Verdict: Nikon coolpix A do have a bigger sensor but the the Panasonic LX100 features more optical zoom, better macro range and optical image stabilization… the LX100 also features fast continuous shooting speed 4K recording capability.. So based in strict specification comparison review we recommend you to buy Panasonic LX100.