• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 23.00mm - 765.00mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 24.00mm - 1200.00mm (35mm eq.)

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Differences

Nikon L830 advantages over Fujifilm S1

  • Less expensive
    $199 vs $349
    Save money for lenses or accessories
  • Longer stills battery life
    More info 680 vs 350 shots
    Capture more photos
  • Lighter weight
    508g vs 680g
    Lighter weight

Fujifilm S1 advantages over Nikon L830

  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs Non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Tilt-swivel vs tilt-only
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Slower slow-motion
    480 fps vs 240 fps
    Supports slower slow-mo
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs Rear display only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • RAW file ability
    Yes vs No
    Gives you more flexibility to develop your photos later
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • More telephoto lens reach
    1,200 mm vs 765 mm
    Capture objects farther away
  • Manual focus
    Yes vs No
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • Hot shoe
    Hot shoe vs None
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities
  • Longer exposure
    30 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Faster JPEG shooting
    9.6 fps vs 6.7 fps
    Faster JPEG shooting (burst mode)
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
    9 vs 5 shots
    Take more JPEG shots before waiting (burst mode)
  • Higher extended ISO
    12800 vs 3200 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Both provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Internal flash
    Both provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • HDMI out
    Both provide
    Use HDMI output to monitor or review video
  • Slow-motion videos
    Both provide
    Shoot slow-motion videos

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
  • Integrated ND filter
    Neither provide
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • External Mic Jack
    Neither provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • Headphone jack
    Neither provide
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Bulb shutter
    Neither provide
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures

User reviews

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The Competition

Compared to Panasonic LZ30

Nikon L830
Panasonic LZ30
  • $220
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer stills battery life
  • $160
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Manual focus
  • Longer exposure
Fujifilm S1
Panasonic LZ30
  • $349
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $160
  • 1/2.33 inch

Compared to Nikon L820

Nikon L830
Nikon L820
  • $220
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer stills battery life
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Faster JPEG shooting
  • Faster shutter
Fujifilm S1
Nikon L820
  • $349
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Longer stills battery life

Compared to Panasonic FZ70

Nikon L830
Panasonic FZ70
  • $220
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $298
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • In-camera panoramas
Fujifilm S1
Panasonic FZ70
  • $349
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $298
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Wider angle lens

Compared to Fujifilm S9400W

Nikon L830
Fujifilm S9400W
  • $220
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer stills battery life
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Slower slow-motion
  • Eye-level viewfinder
Fujifilm S1
Fujifilm S9400W
  • $349
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer stills battery life

Compared to Nikon L840

Nikon L830
Nikon L840
  • $220
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Slower slow-motion
  • $252
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
Fujifilm S1
Nikon L840
  • $349
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $252
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Longer stills battery life
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