• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 18.1 megapixels
  • 24mm - 1000mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 24mm - 1000mm (35mm eq.)

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Advantages

Nikon P520 over Nikon P530

  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • GPS
    GPS vs None
    Geotag your photos

Nikon P530 over Nikon P520

  • Newer
    12 months vs 2 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Shoots 24p video
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Longer exposure
    15 vs 8 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Higher extended ISO
    12800 vs 6400 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

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The Competition

Compared to Sony HX300

Nikon P520
Sony HX300
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
  • $445
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • More lens zoom
Nikon P530
Sony HX300
  • $297
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • Shoots 24p video
  • $445
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tiltable Screen

Compared to Nikon L830

Nikon P520
Nikon L830
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $193
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • Slower slow-motion
Nikon P530
Nikon L830
  • $297
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $193
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Samsung WB1100F

Nikon P520
Samsung WB1100F
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • More lens zoom
  • $214
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Newer
Nikon P530
Samsung WB1100F
  • $297
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Longer battery life
  • $214
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Olympus SP-100

Nikon P520
Olympus SP-100
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wi-Fi
  • $369
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • In-camera panoramas
Nikon P530
Olympus SP-100
  • $297
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More dots on screen
  • Shoots 24p video
  • $369
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • In-camera panoramas

Compared to Pentax XG-1

Nikon P520
Pentax XG-1
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wi-Fi
  • $222
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • In-camera panoramas
Nikon P530
Pentax XG-1
  • $297
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More dots on screen
  • Shoots 24p video
  • $222
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • In-camera panoramas
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