Canon PowerShot SX50 HSPanasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
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Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
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Canon PowerShot SX50 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200: 60 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0% more megapixels (main camera).
12.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.1MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
6.08 x 4.56mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693
23

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
2.2fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
12fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
27% have it

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
6400 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
335shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
540shots

8. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

9. weight

7g lighter.
595g
HTC Re: 65.5g
588g

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/2000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/20000s

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
50% have it

12. pixel density

7.36% higher pixel density.
350ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi
326ppi

13. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
46% have it

14. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
72% have it

15. resolution

0.3% higher resolution.
784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px
587 x 783px

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
26% have it

17. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
25% have it

18. battery power

0% more battery power.
1200mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1200mAh

19. width

35.9mm narrower.
122.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
86.6mm

20. volume

5.57% less body volume.
1128.24cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
1194.82cm³

21. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
17% have it

22. height

37.9mm shorter.
87.3mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
125.2mm

23. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
54% have it

24. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
35% have it

25. thickness

4.7mm thinner.
105.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
110.2mm

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