As well as being compared against other pro digicams, the Casio Exilim EX-P600 is also often compared to mirrorless. The Casio Exilim EX-P600's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the 1 V2) and Olympus (such as the XZ-2 iHS)

Competitor classes

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-P600 compared to other pro digicam competitors include: it has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has a much narrower aperture (f/2.8 vs f/1.8), has a much narrower wide angle lens (33 mm vs 28 mm), has a much smaller screen (2" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (115k dots vs 920k dots) and doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift).

Olympus XZ-2 iHS

Olympus XZ-2 iHS
8 years newer

Significant advantages of the XZ-2 iHS (vs the EX-P600)

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Significant disadvantages of the XZ-2 iHS (vs the EX-P600)

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common strengths of the XZ-2 iHS and EX-P600

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compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-P600 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it significantly longer exposures (60 seconds vs 30 seconds).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (320 x 240 vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a much smaller screen (2" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (115k dots vs 921k dots), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 1,200 fps) and takes significantly lower resolution photos (5.9 MP vs 14.2 MP).

Nikon 1 V2

Nikon 1 V2
8 years newer
$750 10-30mm lens

Significant advantages of the 1 V2 (vs the EX-P600)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2"
  • Records high-speed movies: 1,200 fps vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 921k dots vs 115k dots

Significant disadvantages of the 1 V2 (vs the EX-P600)

  • Significantly shorter max exposures: 30 seconds vs 60 seconds

common strengths of the 1 V2 and EX-P600

  • Fairly small: Mid size (109×82×46 mm) vs Mid size (98×68×45 mm)
  • Light weight: 278 g vs 275 g
  • Thin: 1.8" vs 1.8"