• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 24.00mm - 1000.00mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 24.00mm - 1440.00mm (35mm eq.)

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Differences

Nikon P510 advantages over Nikon P600

  • Less expensive
    $43 vs $345
    Save money for lenses or accessories

Nikon P600 advantages over Nikon P510

  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Tilt-swivel vs tilt-only
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs Non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • More telephoto lens reach
    1,440 mm vs 1,000 mm
    Capture objects farther away
  • Longer stills battery life
    More info 330 vs 240 shots
    Capture more photos
  • Shoots 60p video
    Yes vs No
    A faster framerate can give you more editing options
  • Less shutter lag
    0.24 vs 0.54 sec
    Focus and take a photo quickly (wide angle)
  • Newer
    3 years vs 5 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Longer exposure
    15 vs 8 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos
  • Faster shutter
    1/4000 vs 1/2000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Both provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Both provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Manual focus
    Both provide
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • HDMI out
    Both provide
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • Internal flash
    Both provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash

Common Weaknesses

  • Touchscreen
    Neither provide
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Neither provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Neither provide
    Usually improves live view and video AF performance
  • External Mic Jack
    Neither provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • Headphone jack
    Neither provide
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Integrated ND filter
    Neither provide
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • Hot shoe
    Neither provide
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities
  • Bulb shutter
    Neither provide
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures

User reviews

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Review Excerpt

  • 24-1,000mm equivalent zoom range; Built-in GPS; Articulated LCD; Very good print quality; Many movie options.

  • Focus sometimes difficult to achieve; Short shoulder strap; Battery charged in the camera; Low battery life.

The Competition

Compared to Fujifilm S4500

Nikon P510
Fujifilm S4500
  • $171
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • More telephoto lens reach
  • $260
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer stills battery life
Nikon P600
Fujifilm S4500
  • $345
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $260
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer stills battery life

Compared to Panasonic LZ30

Nikon P510
Panasonic LZ30
  • $171
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $155
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Longer stills battery life
  • Longer exposure
Nikon P600
Panasonic LZ30
  • $345
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $155
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Less expensive

Compared to Nikon L830

Nikon P510
Nikon L830
  • $171
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $204
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer stills battery life
  • Shoots 60p video
Nikon P600
Nikon L830
  • $345
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • Focus peaking
  • $204
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Slower slow-motion
  • Less expensive

Compared to Canon SX60

Nikon P510
Canon SX60
  • $171
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $492
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • Focus peaking
Nikon P600
Canon SX60
  • $345
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • In-camera panoramas
  • $492
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Slower slow-motion
  • RAW file ability

Compared to Nikon P610

Nikon P510
Nikon P610
  • $171
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • $413
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • Focus peaking
Nikon P600
Nikon P610
  • $345
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • $413
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Built-in GPS
  • Newer
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