LCD and Viewfinder
Nikon P7100 has a Tilting 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.
P7100 has a built-in Optical (tunnel) viewfinder. The viewfinder has a coverage of 80%. 80% coverage means that what you see in your viewfinder while shooting will slightly be different from the actual image.
Max Shutter speed
Nikon P7100 can shoot continuously at max speed of 1.3 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec.
P7100 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Nikon P7100 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 99 points to choose from.
Nikon P7100 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Nikon P7100, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1280 x 720 at 24 fps and save in and H.264 formats. 1280 x 720 is a low video resolution by todays standards. If video quality is important for you, we recommend you to look at cameras with Full HD, even better 4K / Ultra-HD resolution .
P7100 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a None speaker. Nikon P7100 also has a port for an external microphone so you can record high quality sound with the help of an external microphone.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect P7100 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Nikon P7100 is powered by a proprietary battery which provides a shooting life of 350 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Compact type cameras is 255 shots, Nikon P7100 has a good battery life for its class.
Battery Life Comparison in Small Sensor Compact Cameras
Fujifilm X30 with its 470shots is the model with longest battery life among Small Sensor Compact cameras. Check the comparison of Nikon P7100 vs Fujifilm X30 or take a look at Longest Battery Life Compact cameras list.
Nikon P7100 Features Compared to Main Competitors