• 1/2.33 inch 28.2mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 24.0x zoom 25mm - 600mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 42.0x zoom 24mm - 1000mm (35mm equiv.)

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Advantages

Panasonic FZ60 over Nikon P530

  • Longer battery life
    450 vs 240 shots
    Capture more photos

Nikon P530 over Panasonic FZ60

  • Lens zoom ratio
    42.0x vs 24.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • More dots on screen
    921k vs 460k dots
    Can mean greater resolution or a brighter screen
  • Newer
    9 months vs 2 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • 24p
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Longer shutter
    15 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos
  • Higher extended ISO
    12800 vs 6400 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility
  • Faster shutter
    1/4000 vs 1/2000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

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The Competition

Compared to Panasonic FZ200

Panasonic FZ60
Panasonic FZ200
  • $407
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • More pixels
  • $598
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Bigger pixels
Nikon P530
Panasonic FZ200
  • $347
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • More dots on screen
  • $598
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Bigger pixels

Compared to Pentax X-5

Panasonic FZ60
Pentax X-5
  • $407
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • $214
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wider angle lens
Nikon P530
Pentax X-5
  • $347
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • More dots on screen
  • $214
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Nikon P520

Panasonic FZ60
Nikon P520
  • $407
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • $412
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
Nikon P530
Nikon P520
  • $347
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • 24p
  • $412
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Olympus SP-100

Panasonic FZ60
Olympus SP-100
  • $407
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • $349
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Newer
Nikon P530
Olympus SP-100
  • $347
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More dots on screen
  • 24p
  • $349
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Longer shutter

Compared to Pentax XG-1

Panasonic FZ60
Pentax XG-1
  • $407
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $308
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Newer
Nikon P530
Pentax XG-1
  • $347
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More dots on screen
  • 24p
  • $308
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Longer shutter
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