Canon PowerShot SX50 HSPanasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
Top 47%791 points
Top 47%
Top 51%741 points
Top 51%
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Megapixels
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Top 95%
746 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
12.1
MP
12.1
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Canon PowerShot SX50 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200: 59 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0% more megapixels (photo).
12.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.1MP
288
0

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
245
0

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
185
0

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
171
0

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
25% have it
150
0

6. weight

7g lighter.
595g
HTC Re: 65.5g
588g
141
0

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
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
6400ISO
126
0

8. video recording

60% better video recording quality.
1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps
113
0

9. 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
84
0

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0005s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
0.00005s
80
0

11. pixel density

7.36% higher pixel density.
350ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
326ppi
77
0

12. width

35.9mm narrower.
122.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
86.6mm
76
0

13. 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
73
0

14. volume

5.57% less body volume.
1128.24cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1194.82cm³
71
0

15. height

37.9mm shorter.
87.3mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
125.2mm
71
0

16. thickness

4.7mm thinner.
105.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
110.2mm
70
0

17. resolution

0.3% higher resolution.
784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
587 x 783px
69
0

18. battery power

0% more battery power.
1200mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
1200mAh
69
0

19. 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
67
0

20. 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
67
0

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
15% have it
62
0

22. 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
36% have it
59
0

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.8"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
3"
58
0

24. 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
73% have it
56
0

25. 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
26% have it
54
0

26. 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
52% have it
52
0

27. 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
88% have it
51
0

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
16% have it
51
0

29. 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
49
0

30. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200
66% have it
48
0

31. 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
48
0

32. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
44% have it
47
0

33. 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
20% have it
47
0

34. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Nikon D800E: 2
2
43
0

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: 83.3x
24x
43
0

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