• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 42.0x zoom 24mm - 1000mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 50.0x zoom 24mm - 1200mm (35mm equiv.)

Advantages

Nikon P530 over Olympus SP-100

  • 24p
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Higher extended ISO
    12800 vs 6400 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility
  • Faster shutter
    1/4000 vs 1/1700 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Olympus SP-100 over Nikon P530

  • Lens zoom ratio
    50.0x vs 42.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • Longer shutter
    30 vs 15 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Slower slow-motion
    240 fps vs 120 fps
    Supports slower slow-mo

Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Nikon P510

Nikon P530
Nikon P510
  • $307
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 60p
  • Newer
  • $319
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
Olympus SP-100
Nikon P510
  • $373
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 60p
  • $319
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Higher extended ISO

Compared to Nikon P520

Nikon P530
Nikon P520
  • $307
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • 24p
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wi-Fi
Olympus SP-100
Nikon P520
  • $373
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Longer battery life
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Fujifilm S9400W

Nikon P530
Fujifilm S9400W
  • $307
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 1080p
  • 24p
  • $401
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
Olympus SP-100
Fujifilm S9400W
  • $373
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 1080p
  • Longer shutter
  • $401
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • Slower slow-motion

Compared to Samsung WB2200F

Nikon P530
Samsung WB2200F
  • $307
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 60p
  • 24p
  • $406
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
Olympus SP-100
Samsung WB2200F
  • $373
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 60p
  • Longer shutter
  • $406
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Pentax XG-1

Nikon P530
Pentax XG-1
  • $307
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 24p
  • Slow-motion videos
  • $347
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • High-res screen
Olympus SP-100
Pentax XG-1
  • $373
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Slow-motion videos
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $347
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • High-res screen
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