Do you want to know what's better Nikon Coolpix W100 or Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II? SpecsPRO has compared Nikon Coolpix W100 vs Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II: weight, battery, sensor, resolution, ISO, dynamic range and other important specifications.

Nikon Coolpix W100 vs Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

  • Main

  • Model

  • Price

  • Advantages

  • launch

  • Announced

  • Body type

  • Camera subcategory

  • Sensor

  • Effective pixels

  • Max resolution

  • Sensor size

  • Sensor type

  • Processor

  • Image ratio w:h

  • Other resolutions

  • Sensor photo detectors

  • Image

  • ISO

  • Image stabilization

  • Uncompressed format

  • White balance presets

  • Custom white balance

  • JPEG quality levels

  • Photography features

  • Minimum shutter speed

  • Maximum shutter speed

  • Aperture priority

  • Shutter priority

  • Manual exposure mode

  • Built-in flash

  • Flash range

  • External flash

  • Self-timer

  • Metering modes

  • Exposure compensation

  • Subject / scene modes

  • Flash modes

  • Continuous drive

  • WB Bracketing

  • Screen / viewfinder

  • Articulated LCD

  • Screen size

  • Screen dots

  • Touch screen

  • Screen type

  • Live view

  • Viewfinder type

  • Videography features

  • Resolutions

  • File Format

  • Microphone

  • Speaker

  • Videography notes

  • Optics & Focus

  • Focal length (equiv.)

  • Optical zoom

  • Maximum aperture

  • Autofocus

  • Digital zoom

  • Normal focus range

  • Macro focus range

  • Manual focus

  • Physical

  • Weight (inc. batteries)

  • Dimensions

  • Environmentally sealed

  • Battery

  • Battery details

  • Battery Life (CIPA)

  • Storage

  • Storage types

  • Storage included

  • Connectivity

  • USB

  • HDMI

  • Microphone port

  • Headphone port

  • Wireless

  • Wireless notes

  • Remote control

  • Other features

  • Orientation sensor

  • GPS

  • Timelapse recording

  • Samples

  • Videos

Nikon Coolpix W100
  • Main

  • Model

    Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

  • Price

    $429.00

  • Advantages

  • SENSOR Effective pixels: 20 megapixels

    SENSOR Max resolution: 5472 x 3648

    SENSOR Sensor size: 1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm)

    SENSOR Sensor photo detectors: 21 megapixels

    IMAGE ISO: Auto, 125-12800

    IMAGE Image stabilization: Optical

    PHOTOGRAPHY FEATURES Minimum shutter speed: 30 sec

    PHOTOGRAPHY FEATURES Aperture priority: Yes

    PHOTOGRAPHY FEATURES Shutter priority: Yes

    PHOTOGRAPHY FEATURES Manual exposure mode: Yes

    PHOTOGRAPHY FEATURES Flash range: 6.00 m (at Auto ISO)

    SCREEN / VIEWFINDER Screen size: 3

    SCREEN / VIEWFINDER Screen dots: 1,040,000

    SCREEN / VIEWFINDER Touch screen: Yes

    PHYSICAL Battery Life (CIPA): 235

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  • launch

  • Announced

    Aug 2016

  • Body type

  • Camera subcategory

    Ultracompact

  • Sensor

  • Effective pixels

    13 megapixels

  • Max resolution

    4160 x 3120

  • Sensor size

    1/3.1" (4.7 x 3.5 mm)

  • Sensor type

    CMOS

  • Processor

  • Image ratio w:h

    4:3

  • Other resolutions

    2272 x 1704, 1600 x 1200

  • Sensor photo detectors

    14 megapixels

  • Image

  • ISO

    Auto, 125-1600

  • Image stabilization

    Digital only

  • Uncompressed format

    No

  • White balance presets

  • Custom white balance

  • JPEG quality levels

  • Photography features

  • Minimum shutter speed

    1 sec

  • Maximum shutter speed

    1/2000 sec

  • Aperture priority

    No

  • Shutter priority

    No

  • Manual exposure mode

    No

  • Built-in flash

    Yes

  • Flash range

    3.10 m

  • External flash

    No

  • Self-timer

    Yes

  • Metering modes

    • Multi
    • Center-weighted
    • Spot

  • Exposure compensation

    ±2 (at 1 EV steps)

  • Subject / scene modes

  • Flash modes

  • Continuous drive

  • WB Bracketing

  • Screen / viewfinder

  • Articulated LCD

    Fixed

  • Screen size

    2.7

  • Screen dots

    230,000

  • Touch screen

    No

  • Screen type

    TFT LCD

  • Live view

    Yes

  • Viewfinder type

    None

  • Videography features

  • Resolutions

    1920 x 1080

  • File Format

    MPEG-4, H.264

  • Microphone

    Stereo

  • Speaker

    Mono

  • Videography notes

  • Optics & Focus

  • Focal length (equiv.)

    30–90 mm

  • Optical zoom

    3×

  • Maximum aperture

    F3.3–5.9

  • Autofocus

    • Contrast Detect (sensor)
    • Multi-area
    • Center
    • Tracking
    • Single
    • Face Detection
    • Live View

  • Digital zoom

    Yes (4x)

  • Normal focus range

    5 cm (1.97)

  • Macro focus range

    5 cm (1.97)

  • Manual focus

  • Physical

  • Weight (inc. batteries)

    177 g (0.39 lb / 6.24 oz)

  • Dimensions

    110 x 67 x 38 mm (4.31 x 2.64 x 1.5)

  • Environmentally sealed

    Yes

  • Battery

    Battery Pack

  • Battery details

    EN-EL19 lithium-ion battery & USB charger

  • Battery Life (CIPA)

    220

  • Storage

  • Storage types

    SD/SDHC/SDXC card

  • Storage included

    22MB

  • Connectivity

  • USB

    USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)

  • HDMI

    Yes (micro-HDMI)

  • Microphone port

    No

  • Headphone port

    No

  • Wireless

    Built-In

  • Wireless notes

    802.11b/g/n with Bluetooth 4.1 LE

  • Remote control

    Yes (via smartphone)

  • Other features

  • Orientation sensor

    Yes

  • GPS

    None

  • Timelapse recording

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  • launch

  • Announced

    Jan 2017

  • Body type

  • Camera subcategory

    Compact

  • Sensor

  • Effective pixels

    20 megapixels

  • Max resolution

    5472 x 3648

  • Sensor size

    1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm)

  • Sensor type

    BSI-CMOS

  • Processor

    DIGIC 7

  • Image ratio w:h

    1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9

  • Other resolutions

  • Sensor photo detectors

    21 megapixels

  • Image

  • ISO

    Auto, 125-12800

  • Image stabilization

    Optical

  • Uncompressed format

    RAW

  • White balance presets

    6

  • Custom white balance

    Yes

  • JPEG quality levels

    Super fine, fine

  • Photography features

  • Minimum shutter speed

    30 sec

  • Maximum shutter speed

    1/2000 sec

  • Aperture priority

    Yes

  • Shutter priority

    Yes

  • Manual exposure mode

    Yes

  • Built-in flash

    Yes

  • Flash range

    6.00 m (at Auto ISO)

  • External flash

    No

  • Self-timer

    Yes (2 or 10 secs, custom)

  • Metering modes

    • Multi
    • Center-weighted
    • Spot

  • Exposure compensation

    ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)

  • Subject / scene modes

    Yes

  • Flash modes

    Auto, on, slow synchro, off

  • Continuous drive

    8.2 fps

  • WB Bracketing

    No

  • Screen / viewfinder

  • Articulated LCD

    Fixed

  • Screen size

    3

  • Screen dots

    1,040,000

  • Touch screen

    Yes

  • Screen type

    TFT LCD

  • Live view

    Yes

  • Viewfinder type

    None

  • Videography features

  • Resolutions

  • File Format

    MPEG-4, H.264

  • Microphone

    Stereo

  • Speaker

    Mono

  • Videography notes

    Also has star time-lapse. miniature effect, and digest modes

  • Optics & Focus

  • Focal length (equiv.)

    28–84 mm

  • Optical zoom

    3×

  • Maximum aperture

    F2–4.9

  • Autofocus

    • Contrast Detect (sensor)
    • Multi-area
    • Center
    • Selective single-point
    • Tracking
    • Single
    • Continuous
    • Touch
    • Face Detection
    • Live View

  • Digital zoom

    Yes (4x)

  • Normal focus range

    5 cm (1.97)

  • Macro focus range

    5 cm (1.97)

  • Manual focus

    Yes

  • Physical

  • Weight (inc. batteries)

    206 g (0.45 lb / 7.27 oz)

  • Dimensions

    98 x 58 x 31 mm (3.86 x 2.28 x 1.22)

  • Environmentally sealed

    No

  • Battery

    Battery Pack

  • Battery details

    NB-13L lithium-ion battery and charger

  • Battery Life (CIPA)

    235

  • Storage

  • Storage types

    SD/SDHC/SDXC

  • Storage included

  • Connectivity

  • USB

    USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)

  • HDMI

    Yes (micro-HDMI)

  • Microphone port

    No

  • Headphone port

    No

  • Wireless

    Built-In

  • Wireless notes

    802.11b/g/n with NFC and Bluetooth

  • Remote control

    Yes (via smartphone)

  • Other features

  • Orientation sensor

    Yes

  • GPS

    None

  • Timelapse recording

    Yes (star time-lapse)

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  • Summary

    The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II maximum resolution of 5472 x 3648 pixels (20 megapixels) is better than the Coolpix W100 maximum resolution of 4160 x 3120 pixels (13 megapixels). The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II is produced with larger sensor compared to the Coolpix W100: 1″ (13.2 x 8.8 mm) versus 1/3.1' (4.7 x 3.5 mm). This is very important difference between these models as big sensor allows the photographer to capture pictures of the better quality. The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II has a wider ISO range of 125-12800 than 125-1600 ISO range of the Coolpix W100. Such ISO numbers let the camera owner to capture better pictures in more difficult conditions. The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II has image stabilization that will help the camera owner to capture clearer pictures indoors without using a tripod.

    The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II screen is better as it offers more number of screen dots 1,040,000 in comparison to 230,000 dots of the Coolpix W100 screen. The higher dot count screen is better for reviewing images on your camera. The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II has Yes inch touch screen which is larger in comparison to No inch screen of the Coolpix W100 The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II has better minimum (30 seconds) and maximum (1/2000 second) shutter speeds.

    The Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II battery life is better in compare to the Coolpix W100 battery life. According to CIPA standards the camera owner will be able to produce 235 shots with the PowerShot G9 X Mark II and only 220 with the Coolpix W100. The Nikon Coolpix W100 weighs 177g that is 29g lighter than the weight of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II.

    Taking into account the above differences the Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II is the best choice. Check the list of the best offers on Amazon.