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Nikon Coolpix A versus Canon PowerShot G1X

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Nikon Coolpix A

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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80
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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23.4 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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13.8 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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1164 ISO
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Canon PowerShot G1X

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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60
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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21.7 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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10.8 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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644 ISO
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Nikon Coolpix A

Manufacturer specifications

Type High-end compact 
Announced 2013-03-04 
Indicative price (USD) 1100  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4992 x 3280  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 16.37  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.6 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.7  
Bits per pixel 14.0 
Focal length multiplier 1.50 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  100 - 25600 
Shutter type Electronic / Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/2000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 4.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning 
Mount typeCompact  
Weight (gr) 0  
Battery type Li-Ion, EN-EL20, 7.2V, 1020mAh, 7.4Wh 
Battery weight (gr)
Tropicalization Yes 
Camera material Metal 
Mount material  
View finder type No viewfinder 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage
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 AF-S AF-C MF 
Number of autofocus points
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/-5 EV for images and +/-2 for movies in steps of 1/3 EV 
Drive modes Best Shot Selector Continuous Multi-shot 16 Single 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD / SDHC / SDXC 
Image format JPEG, RAW (NEF) 
White balance bracketing  
Connectivity AV / USB / Wi-Fi (optional) / HDMI (Type C) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro No 
Histogram Yes 
GPS Yes 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920x1080p / 30fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus  
Video file format MOV 
Video codec MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 
Video stabilisation  

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Canon PowerShot G1X

Manufacturer specifications

Type High-end compact 
Announced 2012-01-09 
Indicative price (USD) 799  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4496 x 3366  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 15.13  
Sensor size (mm) 14.0 x 18.7 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.2  
Bits per pixel 14.0 
Focal length multiplier 1.85 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  100 - 12800 
Shutter type Electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 4.5  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning 
Mount type  
Weight (gr) 492  
Battery type Li-ion, BP NB-10L, 7.4 V, 920 mAh 
Battery weight (gr) 40 
Tropicalization  
Camera material Metal 
Mount material  
View finder type Optical 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 922000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes  
Number of autofocus points  
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation +/-3 stops in 1/3-stop increments 
Drive modes Single Continuous Continuous with AF Self-timer (10-sec., 2-sec., custom: 0 - 15 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.)  
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card 
Image format JPEG (Exif 2.3) RAW (CR2) DPOF 1.1 
White balance bracketing No 
Connectivity USB USB 2.0 (480Mbit/sec) HDMI Yes (Mini) Wireless None Remote control Yes (Optional (RS60-E3)) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes, Stereo 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 24 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MOV 
Video codec H264 
Video stabilisation  

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