Here we are comparing two Compact cameras from Nikon and Canon. Nikon P1000 was introduced to market in July 2018 and Canon G3 X was launched in June 2015. As you can see, G3 X is 3 years older than P1000. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
Nikon P1000 has a 16.0MP 1/2.3 sensor whereas Canon G3 X has a 20.0MP 1" sensor. This will be an interesting match up as even though these two cameras doesn't have the exact same body type, they are both ranked amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Nikon P1000 is ranked #8
out of 244 Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 63 whereas Canon G3 X is ranked #7
out of 9 Large Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 72.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Nikon P1000 and Canon G3 X before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Nikon P1000 and Canon G3 X compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.