Compare cameras side by side

Welcome to our camera sensor comparison tool.

With this tool you will be able to compare the image quality characteristics of different RAW-capable camera models.
Please select up to three cameras to compare them.

My camera selection

Update comparison view


You can add more cameras to your selection by clicking here or from the list below

Brand

Select model


Nikon Coolpix P7100 versus Olympus PEN EP3 versus Panasonic Lumix DMC G3

Scores and measurements are available only for tested cameras. For preview cameras, you can compare their specs.

Nikon Coolpix P7100

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
[?]
41
Portrait
(Color Depth)
[?]
19.4 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
[?]
10.7 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
[?]
165 ISO
dxomark
Olympus PEN EP3

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
[?]
51
Portrait
(Color Depth)
[?]
20.8 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
[?]
10.1 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
[?]
536 ISO
dxomark
Panasonic Lumix DMC G3

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
[?]
56
Portrait
(Color Depth)
[?]
21 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
[?]
10.6 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
[?]
667 ISO
dxomark
Nikon Coolpix P7100

Manufacturer specifications

Type High-end compact 
Announced 2011-08-24 
Indicative price (USD) 715  
Sensor type CCD 
Resolution 3664 x 2744  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 10.05  
Sensor size (mm) 5.7 x 7.6 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 2.1  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 4.50 
Aspect Ratio 4/3 
ISO latitude  100 - 6400 
Shutter type electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 1.3  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningNo 
Mount type  
Weight (gr) 395  
Battery type Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL14 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization No 
Camera material  
Mount material  
View finder type Optical 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage 80 
Mirror lockup No 
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View 
Number of autofocus points 99 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 3 EV 
Drive modes  
Buffer size  
Recording medium Internal memory (approx. 79 MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards 
Image format JPEG, RAW 
White balance bracketing Yes 
Connectivity USB/HDMI 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes (WAV) 
External micro External microphone connector (Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter), input impedance 2kOm, sensitivity -42dB or less, plug-in power type) 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps) 
Full HD No 
Live autofocus  
Video file format MPEG 
Video codec H264 
Video stabilisation  

Certain fields may be left blank. They will be updated as soon as possible.
dxomark
Olympus PEN EP3

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-06-30 
Indicative price (USD) 1000  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4080 x 3040  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 12.40  
Sensor size (mm) 13.0 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.2  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 2.00 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  200 - 12800 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 3.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware 1.0 
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeMicro 4/3  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type Li-ion battery BLS-1 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization 0 - 40? (operation) / -20 - 60? (storage), 30 - 90% (operation) / 10 - 90% (storage) 
Camera material Metal 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type No  
View finder magnification
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type Oled 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 614000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF) / Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / AF tracking (C-AF + TR) C-AF and AF tracking are not available with non-Micro Four Thirds lenses. This is can be set in both recording mode, still and movie, separately. 
Number of autofocus points 35 
Exposure bracketing 2, 3, 5frames in 0.3,0.5, 0.7, 1EV steps selectable, 7frames in 0.3, 0.5, 0.7EV steps selectable 
Exposure compensation + or - 3 EV in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps selectable 
Drive modes Single-frame shooting, Sequential shooting, Self-timer 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD Memory Card(SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I compatible), Eye-Fi, Class 6 is recommended for Movie shooting 
Image format JPEG, RAW (ORF) 
White balance bracketing 3 frames in 2, 4, 6 steps selectable in each A-B/G-M axis 
Connectivity USB/HDMI/AV 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro  
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920x1080 60i 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format AVCHD 
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

Certain fields may be left blank. They will be updated as soon as possible.
dxomark
Panasonic Lumix DMC G3

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-05-12 
Indicative price (USD) 599  
Sensor type Live MOS  
Resolution 4608 x 3464  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 15.96  
Sensor size (mm) 13.0 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 3.8  
Bits per pixel 12 
Focal length multiplier 2.00 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  160 - 6400 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 4.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeMicro 4/3  
Weight (gr) 336  
Battery type ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1010mAh) 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material Plastic 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification 1.4 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup No mirror 
View finder diopter -4 to +4 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 460000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Face detection / AF Tracking / 23-area-focusing, 1-area-focusing / Pinpoint Touch (1- area-focusing in Face detection / AF Tracking / Multi-area-focusing / 1-area-focusing / Pinpoint 
Number of autofocus points  
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes Single, SH (20 fps, 4Mpix), H (4 fps), M (3 fps with Live View), L (2 fps with Live View)  
Buffer size
Recording medium SD, SDHC, SDXC 
Image format JPEG, RW2 , DPOF compatible MPO (When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Thirds standard)  
White balance bracketing 3 exposures in blue/amber axis or in magenta/green axis  
Connectivity miniHDMI TypeC, USB 2.0 High Speed, NTSC/PAL Video output 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes : Stereo, Wind-cut (Off / Low / Standard / High) Microphone level adjustable (Lv1 / Lv2 / Lv3 / Lv4)  
External micro No 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video  
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MOV 
Video codec AVCHD, QuickTime Motion JPEG  
Video stabilisation No (available on specific lens only) 

Certain fields may be left blank. They will be updated as soon as possible.
dxomark
Nikon Coolpix P7100

View tested lens

dxomark
Olympus PEN EP3

View tested lens

Panasonic Lumix G Vario 7-14mm F4 ASPH
Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 9-18mm f4.0-5.6

Olympus M. Zuiko Digital ED 12mm f2.0

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO 12-35mm / F2.8 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S.

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-40mm F2.8 PRO

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-50mm f3.5-6.3 EZ

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm f3.5-5.6

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 14-42mm / F3.5-5.6 II ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO PZ 14-42mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 14-140mm / F3.5-5.6 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G Vario HD 14-140mm F4.0-5.8 ASPH

Olympus 15mm 1:8.0 Body Cap

Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 15mm F1.7 ASPH

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm f1.8

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm f2.8

Sigma 19mm F2.8 DN A Mount 43

Sigma 19mm F2.8 EX DN Micro 4/3

Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 II ASPH

Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 ASPH

Panasonic Leica Summilux DG 25mm F1.4

Sigma 30mm F2.8 DN A Mount 43

Sigma 30mm F2.8 EX DN Micro 4/3

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO 35-100mm / F2.8 / POWER O.I.S.

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f4.0-5.6

Panasonic Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm F1.2 ASPH

Olympus M. Zuiko Digital ED 45mm f1.8

Panasonic Leica DG Macro-Elmarit 45mm F2.8 ASPH OIS

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 45-150mm F4-5.6 ASPH. MEGA O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G X VARIO PZ 45-175mm / F4.0-5.6 ASPH. / POWER O.I.S.

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 45-200mm f/4.0-5.6 MEGA O.I.S.

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 60mm F2.8 Macro

Sigma 60mm F2.8 DN A Micro 4/3

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75mm F1.8

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm F4.8-6.7 II

Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300mm f4.8-6.7

Panasonic LUMIX G VARIO 100-300mm/F4.0-5.6/MEGA O.I.S.
dxomark
Panasonic Lumix DMC G3

View tested lens

dxomark