Nikon P900 vs Nikon P610 Comparison

Nikon has announced its superzoom Coolpix P900 bridge camera. Here is a quick review and comparison for the new Nikon P900 vs Nikon P610 digital compact system cameras.

To see the difference between Nikon P900 vs Nikon P610 digital cameras, we take a look at the specifications comparison of both cameras.

Nikon Coolpix P610 features a 16-megapixel 1/2.3-inch-type CMOS sensor, a 3” vari-angle LCD, built-in EVF which captures full HD videos and up to 7fps in continuous shooting mode. The lens offers a 35mm focal length equivalent of 24-1440mm and a maximum aperture of f/3.3-6.5.

Nikon Coolpix P900 bridge camera features a 16-megapixel image sensor and a mind-blowing F2.8-6.5 24-2000mm equivalent zoom.  The specs list also includes built-in Wi-Fi with NFC, 7 fps burst shooting, built-in EVF and a fully articulated 3″ 921k-dot LCD.

Specifications Comparison of Nikon P900 vs Nikon P610 Cameras

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Below you can see the specs comparison table of Nikon P900 vs Nikon P610 compact cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature Nikon P900 Nikon P610
Sensor Resolution 16.1 MP 16.1 MP
Low-pass Filter Yes Yes
Sensor Size 1/2.3″ (6.17×4.55mm) 1/2.3″ (6.17×4.55mm)
Optical Zoom 83.3x 60x
Aperture Range f/2.8 – f/6.5 f/3.3 – f/6.5
Macro 1cm 1cm
IS / VR Optical Optical
AF System Contrast Detect (sensor) Contrast Detect (sensor)
ISO 100-12800 100-12800
Shutter min/max 15-1/4000 sec 15-1/4000 sec
Continuous Shooting Speed 7 FPS 7 FPS
Video 1920 x 1080 (60p) 1920 x 1080 (60i)
Lcd 3.0″ Fully Articulated LCD 922k dots 3.0″ Fully Articulated LCD 922k dots
Viewfinder 100% EVF 100% EVF
Hot Shoe No No
Wi-Fi Built-in with NFC Built-in
Battery Life 360 shots 330 shots
Dimensions 140x 103 x 137 mm 125x 85 x 107 mm
Weight 899g 565g

As a verdict we can say both cameras have similar specs but as you might guess Nikon P900 provides more zoom with the same sensor and ISO sensitivity. So if you are looking for a zoom camera you may prefer Nikon P900 and it will cost you only $100 more than the Nikon P610.

Based on the specifications comparison we recommend Nikon P900 as it gives you more zoom control almost the same price. See the prices of Nikon P900 vs Nikon P610 as follows.

Nikon Coolpix P900 and P610 Price and Availability

Buy Nikon Coolpix P900 and P610 Bridge Cameras
Nikon Coolpix P900 $599.95 Amazon | Adorama
Nikon Coolpix P610 $499.95 Amazon | Adorama