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Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2

Portability
75
Imaging
33
Features
22
Overall
28
Fujifilm FinePix S2000HD front
 
Ricoh CX2 front
Portability
93
Imaging
32
Features
35
Overall
33

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 Key Specs

Fujifilm S2000HD
(Full Review)
  • 10MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 2.7" Fixed Screen
  • ISO 100 - 6400
  • 1280 x 720 video
  • 28-414mm (F3.5-5.4) lens
  • 426g - 111 x 79 x 76mm
  • Revealed January 2009
Ricoh CX2
(Full Review)
  • 9MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • ISO 80 - 1600
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 640 x 480 video
  • 28-300mm (F3.5-5.6) lens
  • 185g - 102 x 58 x 29mm
  • Launched August 2009
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Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 Overview

Its time to look closer at the Fujifilm S2000HD versus Ricoh CX2, both Small Sensor Superzoom digital cameras by companies FujiFilm and Ricoh. The sensor resolution of the Fujifilm S2000HD (10MP) and the CX2 (9MP) is relatively well matched and both cameras posses the identical sensor sizes (1/2.3").

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The Fujifilm S2000HD was released 7 months earlier than the CX2 which means that they are both of a similar age. Each of the cameras feature different body design with the Fujifilm S2000HD being a SLR-like (bridge) camera and the Ricoh CX2 being a Compact camera.

Before diving right into a comprehensive comparison, here is a concise overview of how the Fujifilm S2000HD matches up against the CX2 with regards to portability, imaging, features and an overall grade.

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Reasons to pick Fujifilm S2000HD over the Ricoh CX2

 Fujifilm S2000HD CX2 

Reasons to pick Ricoh CX2 over the Fujifilm S2000HD

 CX2 Fujifilm S2000HD 
LaunchedAugust 2009January 2009More recent by 7 months
Screen size3"2.7"Bigger screen (+0.3")
Screen resolution920k230kClearer screen (+690k dot)

Common features in the Fujifilm S2000HD and Ricoh CX2

 Fujifilm S2000HD CX2 
Focus manually Very precise focusing
Screen typeFixed Fixed Fixed screen
Selfie screen Missing selfie screen
Touch friendly screen Missing Touch friendly screen

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 Physical Comparison

For those who are planning to lug around your camera frequently, you'll have to think about its weight and measurements. The Fujifilm S2000HD features external measurements of 111mm x 79mm x 76mm (4.4" x 3.1" x 3.0") accompanied by a weight of 426 grams (0.94 lbs) while the Ricoh CX2 has proportions of 102mm x 58mm x 29mm (4.0" x 2.3" x 1.1") having a weight of 185 grams (0.41 lbs).

Examine the Fujifilm S2000HD versus Ricoh CX2 in our brand new Camera plus Lens Size Comparison Tool. Camera Size Comparison with Lenses

Remember that, the weight of an ILC will change dependant on the lens you are working with during that time. Here is a front view proportions comparison of the Fujifilm S2000HD vs the CX2.

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 size comparison

Using dimensions and weight, the portability score of the Fujifilm S2000HD and CX2 is 75 and 93 respectively.

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 top view buttons comparison

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 Sensor Comparison

Quite often, it can be difficult to visualise the gap between sensor measurements purely by checking a spec sheet. The photograph underneath might offer you a greater sense of the sensor sizing in the Fujifilm S2000HD and CX2.

As you can see, both cameras feature the identical sensor size albeit not the same megapixels. You can count on the Fujifilm S2000HD to give extra detail as a result of its extra 1 Megapixels. Higher resolution will help you crop shots way more aggressively. The older Fujifilm S2000HD is going to be disadvantaged with regard to sensor technology.

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 sensor size comparison

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 Screen and ViewFinder

Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 Screen and Viewfinder comparison
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Photography Type Scores

Portrait Comparison

Fujifilm S2000HD Portrait photography factors
Ricoh CX2 Portrait photography factors
27
has manual focus
external flash not possible
sensor resolution not great (10MP)
sensor size is tiny (1/2.3")
does not have RAW files
25
you can focus manually
manual exposure not available
no external flash support
low resolution sensor (9 megapixels)
sensor is small (1/2.3")
lack of RAW files
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Street Comparison

Fujifilm S2000HD as a Street photography camera
Ricoh CX2 as a Street photography camera
38
no articulating screen
no image stabilization
sensor size is tiny (1/2.3")
does not have RAW files
61
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
lighter than others in class (185g)
no moving screen
sensor is small (1/2.3")
lack of RAW files
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Sports Comparison

Fujifilm S2000HD Sports photography highlights
Ricoh CX2 Sports photography highlights
23
incredible zoom range (28-414mm 14.8 x zoom)
low max shutter speed (1/1,000 seconds)
very slow continuous shooting (1.0 frames per second)
no image stabilization
sensor resolution not great (10MP)
sensor size is tiny (1/2.3")
does not have phase detect AF
26
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
lack of shutter priority mode
low resolution sensor (9MP)
sensor is small (1/2.3")
lack of phase detect auto focus
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Travel Comparison

Fujifilm S2000HD Travel photography details
Ricoh CX2 Travel photography details
53
flash built-in
rather wide (28mm)
very long reach (414mm)
doesn't have Time Lapse function
sensor resolution not great (10MP)
screen is not selfie friendly
somewhat slow max aperture (f3.5)
66
lighter than others in class (185g)
has built in flash
reasonably wide (28mm)
great zoom (300mm)
low resolution sensor (9 megapixels)
screen isn't selfie friendly
sluggish maximum aperture (f3.5)
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Landscape Comparison

Landscape photography with Fujifilm S2000HD
Landscape photography with Ricoh CX2
30
has manual focus
rather wide (28mm)
can't change lenses (fixed lens mount)
somewhat slow max aperture (f3.5)
screen is small (2.7")
no image stabilization
sensor resolution not great (10 megapixels)
sensor size is tiny (1/2.3")
does not have RAW files
doesn't have Time Lapse function
42
you can focus manually
reasonably wide (28mm)
screen size is decent (3 inches)
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
cannot switch lenses (fixed lens mount)
sluggish maximum aperture (f3.5)
manual exposure not available
low resolution sensor (9 megapixels)
sensor is small (1/2.3")
lack of RAW files
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Vlogging Comparison

Fujifilm S2000HD Vlogging info
Ricoh CX2 Vlogging info
21
rather wide (28mm)
somewhat slow max aperture (f3.5)
screen is not selfie friendly
no image stabilization
video quality not great (1280 x 720 pixels)
doesn't have external mic jack
30
reasonably wide (28mm)
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
lighter than others in class (185 grams)
sluggish maximum aperture (f3.5)
screen isn't selfie friendly
video quality not great (640 x 480 resolution)
no mic socket
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Fujifilm S2000HD vs Ricoh CX2 Specifications

Detailed spec comparison table for Fujifilm S2000HD and Ricoh CX2
 Fujifilm FinePix S2000HDRicoh CX2
General Information
Brand Name FujiFilm Ricoh
Model Fujifilm FinePix S2000HD Ricoh CX2
Category Small Sensor Superzoom Small Sensor Superzoom
Revealed 2009-01-15 2009-08-20
Physical type SLR-like (bridge) Compact
Sensor Information
Processor Chip - Smooth Imaging Engine IV
Sensor type CCD CMOS
Sensor size 1/2.3" 1/2.3"
Sensor dimensions 6.17 x 4.55mm 6.17 x 4.55mm
Sensor area 28.1mm² 28.1mm²
Sensor resolution 10 megapixel 9 megapixel
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio - 1:1, 4:3 and 3:2
Highest resolution 3648 x 2736 3456 x 2592
Highest native ISO 6400 1600
Min native ISO 100 80
RAW photos
Autofocusing
Manual focus
AF touch
Continuous AF
Single AF
AF tracking
Selective AF
AF center weighted
AF multi area
AF live view
Face detection AF
Contract detection AF
Phase detection AF
Lens
Lens mounting type fixed lens fixed lens
Lens focal range 28-414mm (14.8x) 28-300mm (10.7x)
Max aperture f/3.5-5.4 f/3.5-5.6
Macro focus distance 10cm 1cm
Focal length multiplier 5.8 5.8
Screen
Type of screen Fixed Type Fixed Type
Screen size 2.7 inches 3 inches
Resolution of screen 230k dots 920k dots
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch function
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type Electronic None
Features
Slowest shutter speed 4 seconds 8 seconds
Maximum shutter speed 1/1000 seconds 1/2000 seconds
Continuous shooting rate 1.0 frames per second -
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manually set exposure
Exposure compensation Yes -
Change WB
Image stabilization
Integrated flash
Flash range 8.80 m 3.00 m (ISO 400)
Flash settings Auto, On, Off, Slow sync, Red-eye reduction Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
Hot shoe
AE bracketing
White balance bracketing
Exposure
Multisegment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF area
Center weighted
Video features
Video resolutions 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps) 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)
Highest video resolution 1280x720 640x480
Video format - Motion JPEG
Mic port
Headphone port
Connectivity
Wireless None None
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
GPS None None
Physical
Environmental sealing
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight 426 gr (0.94 pounds) 185 gr (0.41 pounds)
Physical dimensions 111 x 79 x 76mm (4.4" x 3.1" x 3.0") 102 x 58 x 29mm (4.0" x 2.3" x 1.1")
DXO scores
DXO All around score not tested not tested
DXO Color Depth score not tested not tested
DXO Dynamic range score not tested not tested
DXO Low light score not tested not tested
Other
Battery model - DB-70
Self timer Yes (2 or 10 sec) Yes (2, 10 or Custom)
Time lapse recording
Type of storage SD/SDHC card, Internal SD/SDHC card, Internal
Card slots Single Single
Launch price $280 $341