Canon PowerShot SX50 HSPanasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
Top 47%807 points
Top 47%
Top 50%755 points
Top 50%
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10.91MP - 19.73MP
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

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

1. megapixels

0% more megapixels.
12.10MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.10MP

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 38mm
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 a6500: 425
23

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
2.20fps
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
26% have it

6. weight

7g lighter.
595g
HTC Re: 65.50g
588g

7. 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.
6400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
6400ISO

8. video recording

60% better video recording quality.
1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

9. 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

10. 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
48% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0s
0s

12. pixel density

7.36% higher pixel density.
350ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
326ppi

13. width

35.90mm narrower.
122.50mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
86.60mm

14. 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
25% have it

15. volume

5.57% less body volume.
1128.24cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1194.82cm³

16. height

37.90mm shorter.
87.30mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
125.20mm

17. thickness

4.70mm thinner.
105.50mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
110.20mm

18. resolution

0.30% higher resolution.
784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
587 x 783px

19. battery power

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

20. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
23% have it

21. 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
45% have it

22. 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
16% have it

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.80"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
3"

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. 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

26. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
25% have it

27. 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
53% have it

28. Has an electronic viewfinder

An electronic viewfinder (or EVF) is a small display showing the image. Benefits of these over optical viewfinders include: they show more of the image, they can be more compact, focusing is easier with digital zoom, and they can also sometimes have extra info on the display, eg. a live histogram.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
17% have it

29. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
87% have it

30. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
44% have it

31. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
65% have it

32. has an optical viewfinder

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
29% have it

33. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
45% have it

34. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
19% have it

35. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
50x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.30x
24x

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