What makes Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5 better Choice

Weight 430 141
Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5 is -67.21% lighter
Maximum Shutter Speed 1500 1600.00
Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5 has 1600.00 Max shutter speed which is faster than 1500 Max shutter speed of Nikon CoolPix L340
Highest ISO Rating 1600 6400
Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5 has Max ISO Rating of 6400 which is higher than 1600 of Nikon CoolPix L340. Higher ISO rating helps in low-light photography.

What makes Nikon CoolPix L340 better Choice

Camera Resolution 20.2 MP 14.1 MP
Nikon CoolPix L340 has 43.26% higher camera resolution
Sensor Size 7.89 7.79
Nikon CoolPix L340 has 1.28% bigger sensor
Optical Zoom 28 4
Nikon CoolPix L340 has 28 optical zoom which is more than 4 optical zoom of Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5
ISO Rating 80 - 1600 100 - 6400
Nikon CoolPix L340 has base ISO Rating of 80 - 1600 which is lower than 100 - 6400 of Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5. A low base ISO Rating helps in capturing detailed images with less noise, given that there is ample light.

Feature Comparison of Nikon CoolPix L340 Vs Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5

Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Dimensions 111.1 x 76.3 x 83.3 mm 101.0 x 58.9 x 18.2 mm
Weight 430 g 141 g
Camera Resolution 20.2 MP 14.1 MP
Video Resolution 1280 x 720 Pixels at 30 fps 1280 x 720 Pixels at 30 fps
ISO Rating 80 - 1600 100 - 6400
White Balancing Auto, Cloudy, Daylight Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, White Balance Preset Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Incandescent / White Set
Image Format JPEG JPEG
Video Format MOV (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC) QuickTime Motion JPEG
Audio Formats LPCM monaural
Face Detection Yes, Photo
Sensor Type CCD CCD
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch 1/2.33 inch
Max Resolution 5152 x 3864 Pixels 4320 x 3240 Pixels
Image Ratio w:h 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 1:1
Display 3.0 inch TFT LCD with antireflection coating 3 inch TFT Touch Screen
Image Display Resolution 460K dots
Touch Screen Yes
Lens Type NIKKOR ED glass lens Lumix DC Vario
Focal length 4.0 - 112 mm (35 mm Equivalent to 22.5 - 630 mm) 6.3 - 25.2 mm (35 - 140 mm in 35 mm equiv.)
Auto Focus Yes, Centre, Face detection, Target Finding AF Yes
Optical Zoom 28x 4x
Digital Zoom 4x 4x
Other Focus Features Lens Optics (12 elements in 9 groups)
Color Filter Yes, Primary (RGB) Color Filter
Photography Features
Aperture Range F3.1 (W) - F5.9 (T) F/3.5 - F/5.9
Self Timer Yes, 10 sec Yes, 2 and 10 sec
Shooting Modes Backlighting, Beach, Close Up, Dusk/Dawn, Fireworks Show, Food, Landscape, Night Landscape, Night Portrait, Panorama Assist, Party/Indoor, Pet Portrait, Portrait, Scene Auto Selector, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Time Lapse Movie Frame Movie Mode
Metering Yes, Matrix, Centre-weighted (digital zoom less than 2x), Spot (digital zoom 2X or more)
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/1500 sec (Max) & 1 sec (Min) 1/1600 sec (Max) & 8 sec (Min)
Built-In Flash Yes Yes
Flash Range 0.5 - 4.7 m (W), 1.5 - 2.4 m (T) 0.3 - 4.9 m (W), 0.5 - 2.9 m (T)
Flash Mode Auto, Auto / Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync / Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Forced Off
USB Cable Yes Yes
Pictbridge Yes Yes
TV Out Audio / Video Output
Microphone Yes, Mono
Internal Memory 43 MB 70 MB
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery Life 960 260
Battery Type AA (Alkaline, NiMH, Oxyride or Lithium) Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery
Power Supply AC Adapter EH-67 (available separately)
Camera Features
Macro Mode Yes, 1 cm Yes, Wide : 10 cm infinity, Tele : 50 cm infinity
Supported Language 34 25
Continuous Shot Yes, 1 fps Yes, 5.5 fps
Operating System PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.0, QuickTime, Adobe Reader, Super LoiLoScope (trial version)
Red Eye Reduction Yes

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Compare Nikon CoolPix L340 Vs Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5 side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Nikon CoolPix L340 has a feature score of 43, whereas Panasonic Lumix DMC FP5 has a feature score of 46. The page was last updated on October 23, 2019.