LCD and Viewfinder
Nikon P610 has a Fully Articulated 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 921k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
For those of you who loves shooting self portraits or group photos, Nikon P610 will make your life easier with its selfie friendly screen.
P610 has a built-in Electronic viewfinder.
Nikon P610 can shoot continuously at max speed of 7.0 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec . Unfortunately P610 doesn't have an external flash port so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Nikon P610 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
With Nikon P610, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 60i,50i,30p,25p fps and save in MPEG-4 and H.264 formats. Full HD resolution of Nikon P610 will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.P610 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker.
Nikon P610 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a DSLR-Like camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 II or Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Thanks to the built-in wireless connectivity feature, Nikon P610 lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection.
With its NFC (Near Field Communication) feature, P610 can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.
One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our P610. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect your camera to other devices through HDMI port or via USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Nikon P610 is powered by EN-EL23 battery which provides a shooting life of 330 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of DSLR-Like type cameras is 357 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Superzoom Cameras
Fujifilm HS35EXR with its 600shots is the model with longest battery life among Superzoom cameras. Check the comparison of Nikon P610 vs Fujifilm HS35EXR or take a look at Longest Battery Life Compact cameras list.
Current Lowest price for Nikon P610 is $1,199.99