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FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300

Portability
54
Imaging
36
Features
29
Overall
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FujiFilm FinePix S200EXR front
 
Fujifilm FinePix SL300 front
Portability
67
Imaging
38
Features
39
Overall
38

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 Key Specs

FujiFilm S200EXR
(Full Review)
  • 12MP - 1/1.6" Sensor
  • 2.7" Fixed Display
  • ISO 100 - 3200 (Boost to 12800)
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 640 x 480 video
  • 31-436mm (F2.8-5.3) lens
  • 865g - 133 x 94 x 145mm
  • Announced July 2009
  • Other Name is FinePix S205EXR
Fujifilm SL300
(Full Review)
  • 14MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • ISO 64 - 1600 (Raise to 6400)
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 1280 x 720 video
  • 24-720mm (F3.1-5.9) lens
  • 510g - 122 x 93 x 100mm
  • Introduced January 2012
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FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 Overview

Here, we will be reviewing the FujiFilm S200EXR versus Fujifilm SL300, both Small Sensor Superzoom cameras and both of them are created by FujiFilm. The sensor resolution of the S200EXR (12MP) and the Fujifilm SL300 (14MP) is pretty close but the S200EXR (1/1.6") and Fujifilm SL300 (1/2.3") provide totally different sensor sizes.

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The S200EXR was manufactured 3 years earlier than the Fujifilm SL300 which is a fairly serious gap as far as camera tech is concerned. The two cameras feature the same body design (SLR-like (bridge)).

Before we go right into a thorough comparison, here is a concise synopsis of how the S200EXR scores versus the Fujifilm SL300 with respect to portability, imaging, features and an overall mark.

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Reasons to pick FujiFilm S200EXR over the Fujifilm SL300

 S200EXR Fujifilm SL300 
Focus manually Dial accurate focusing

Reasons to pick Fujifilm SL300 over the FujiFilm S200EXR

 Fujifilm SL300 S200EXR 
IntroducedJanuary 2012July 2009Newer by 29 months
Screen size3"2.7"Bigger screen (+0.3")
Screen resolution460k230kClearer screen (+230k dot)

Common features in the FujiFilm S200EXR and Fujifilm SL300

 S200EXR Fujifilm SL300 
Screen typeFixed Fixed Fixed screen
Selfie screen Lacking selfie screen
Touch friendly screen Neither provides Touch friendly screen

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 Physical Comparison

For those who are looking to travel with your camera often, you're going to have to consider its weight and volume. The FujiFilm S200EXR provides outer measurements of 133mm x 94mm x 145mm (5.2" x 3.7" x 5.7") along with a weight of 865 grams (1.91 lbs) and the Fujifilm SL300 has sizing of 122mm x 93mm x 100mm (4.8" x 3.7" x 3.9") along with a weight of 510 grams (1.12 lbs).

Check the FujiFilm S200EXR versus Fujifilm SL300 in the latest Camera and Lens Size Comparison Tool. Camera Size Comparison with Lenses

Always remember, the weight of an Interchangeable Lens Camera will change based on the lens you select at that time. Underneath is a front view dimension comparison of the S200EXR and the Fujifilm SL300.

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 size comparison

Using size and weight, the portability grade of the S200EXR and Fujifilm SL300 is 54 and 67 respectively.

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 top view buttons comparison

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 Sensor Comparison

Generally, its difficult to visualise the difference in sensor dimensions only by viewing a spec sheet. The picture underneath will help offer you a greater sense of the sensor sizing in the S200EXR and Fujifilm SL300.

As you can see, both of the cameras come with different megapixel count and different sensor dimensions. The S200EXR due to its bigger sensor will make getting shallow DOF simpler and the Fujifilm SL300 will result in greater detail due to its extra 2 Megapixels. Higher resolution can also allow you to crop photographs a good deal more aggressively. The more aged S200EXR will be disadvantaged with regard to sensor tech.

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 sensor size comparison

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 Screen and ViewFinder

FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 Screen and Viewfinder comparison
Photography Glossary

Photography Type Scores

Portrait Comparison

Portrait photography with FujiFilm S200EXR
Portrait photography with Fujifilm SL300
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focusing manually
includes face detect focus
delivers RAW files
megapixel count low (12 megapixels)
sensor size is small (1/1.6")
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resolution is good (14 megapixels)
supports face detection focusing
manual focus not available
small sensor size (1/2.3")
no RAW files
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Street Comparison

FujiFilm S200EXR Street photography advice
Fujifilm SL300 Street photography advice
45
image stabilization (Optical)
delivers RAW files
screen is fixed
sensor size is small (1/1.6")
heavier than competition in class (865 grams)
43
has image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
no moving screen
small sensor size (1/2.3")
no RAW files
more heavy than competitors (510g)
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Sports Comparison

FujiFilm S200EXR as a Sports photography camera
Fujifilm SL300 as a Sports photography camera
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incredible zoom range (31-436mm 14.1 x zoom)
image stabilization (Optical)
slow frames per second (2.0 frames/s)
megapixel count low (12MP)
sensor size is small (1/1.6")
does not have phase detect auto focus
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long zoom range (24-720mm 30.0 x zoom)
has image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
resolution is good (14MP)
supports tracking autofocus
max fps low (1.0 frames per second)
small sensor size (1/2.3")
no phase detect AF
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Travel Comparison

FujiFilm S200EXR Travel photography advice
Fujifilm SL300 Travel photography advice
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has built in flash
long zoom (436mm)
lack of Time Lapse mode
heavier than competition in class (865 grams)
megapixel count low (12 megapixels)
screen isn't selfie friendly
wide angle not great (31mm)
sluggish max aperture (f2.8)
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resolution is good (14MP)
has built in flash
fairly wide (24mm)
long reach (720mm)
doesn't have Timelapse mode
more heavy than competitors (510g)
doesn't have selfie friendly display
slow maximum aperture (f3.1)
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Landscape Comparison

FujiFilm S200EXR Landscape photography factors
Fujifilm SL300 Landscape photography factors
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focusing manually
image stabilization (Optical)
delivers RAW files
lens is fixed (fixed lens mount)
wide angle not great (31mm)
sluggish max aperture (f2.8)
small screen (2.7 inch)
megapixel count low (12 megapixels)
sensor size is small (1/1.6")
lack of Time Lapse mode
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fairly wide (24mm)
nice screen size (3 inches)
has image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
resolution is good (14MP)
manual focus not available
can't change lens (fixed lens mount)
slow maximum aperture (f3.1)
small sensor size (1/2.3")
no RAW files
doesn't have Timelapse mode
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Vlogging Comparison

Vlogging with FujiFilm S200EXR
Vlogging with Fujifilm SL300
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image stabilization (Optical)
includes face detect focus
wide angle not great (31mm)
sluggish max aperture (f2.8)
screen isn't selfie friendly
video res low (640 x 480 resolution)
lack of mic jack
heavier than competition in class (865g)
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fairly wide (24mm)
has image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
supports face detection focusing
slow maximum aperture (f3.1)
doesn't have selfie friendly display
low res video (1280 x 720 resolution)
doesn't have external microphone port
more heavy than competitors (510g)
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FujiFilm S200EXR vs Fujifilm SL300 Specifications

Detailed spec comparison table for FujiFilm S200EXR and Fujifilm SL300
 FujiFilm FinePix S200EXRFujifilm FinePix SL300
General Information
Company FujiFilm FujiFilm
Model type FujiFilm FinePix S200EXR Fujifilm FinePix SL300
Also called FinePix S205EXR -
Class Small Sensor Superzoom Small Sensor Superzoom
Announced 2009-07-22 2012-01-05
Body design SLR-like (bridge) SLR-like (bridge)
Sensor Information
Chip EXR -
Sensor type CCD CCD
Sensor size 1/1.6" 1/2.3"
Sensor measurements 8 x 6mm 6.17 x 4.55mm
Sensor area 48.0mm² 28.1mm²
Sensor resolution 12 megapixel 14 megapixel
Anti alias filter
Aspect ratio 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9
Maximum resolution 4000 x 3000 4288 x 3216
Maximum native ISO 3200 1600
Maximum boosted ISO 12800 6400
Lowest native ISO 100 64
RAW photos
Autofocusing
Manual focusing
Touch focus
Continuous autofocus
Autofocus single
Tracking autofocus
Autofocus selectice
Autofocus center weighted
Autofocus multi area
Live view autofocus
Face detect autofocus
Contract detect autofocus
Phase detect autofocus
Cross type focus points - -
Lens
Lens support fixed lens fixed lens
Lens zoom range 31-436mm (14.1x) 24-720mm (30.0x)
Highest aperture f/2.8-5.3 f/3.1-5.9
Macro focusing distance 1cm 2cm
Crop factor 4.5 5.8
Screen
Display type Fixed Type Fixed Type
Display size 2.7" 3"
Display resolution 230k dot 460k dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch functionality
Display tech - TFT color LCD monitor
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder coverage - 97 percent
Features
Slowest shutter speed 30s 8s
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000s 1/2000s
Continuous shooting speed 2.0 frames/s 1.0 frames/s
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure
Exposure compensation Yes Yes
Custom white balance
Image stabilization
Integrated flash
Flash distance 7.20 m 7.00 m (Wide: 40 cm–7.0 m / Tele: 2.5m–3.6 m)
Flash options Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Syncro Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Sync
External flash
Auto exposure bracketing
White balance bracketing
Exposure
Multisegment metering
Average metering
Spot metering
Partial metering
AF area metering
Center weighted metering
Video features
Supported video resolutions 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps) 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Maximum video resolution 640x480 1280x720
Video format Motion JPEG H.264, Motion JPEG
Microphone jack
Headphone jack
Connectivity
Wireless None None
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
GPS None None
Physical
Environment seal
Water proofing
Dust proofing
Shock proofing
Crush proofing
Freeze proofing
Weight 865 gr (1.91 pounds) 510 gr (1.12 pounds)
Physical dimensions 133 x 94 x 145mm (5.2" x 3.7" x 5.7") 122 x 93 x 100mm (4.8" x 3.7" x 3.9")
DXO scores
DXO All around rating not tested not tested
DXO Color Depth rating not tested not tested
DXO Dynamic range rating not tested not tested
DXO Low light rating not tested not tested
Other
Battery life - 300 shots
Style of battery - Battery Pack
Battery ID NP-140 NP-85
Self timer Yes (2 or 10 sec) Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Time lapse shooting
Storage media SD/SDHC Internal SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage slots 1 1
Price at launch $500 $280