As well as being compared against other mirrorless, the Samsung NX2000 is also often compared to boutiques, entry-level DSLRs, pro digicams and super zooms. The Samsung NX2000's top rivals come from Canon (such as the EOS RP and the Rebel T5i) and Sony (such as the Alpha A5100 and the NEX F3)

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX2000 compared to other mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it has a much larger screen (3.7" vs 3"), has a much higher resolution screen (1,152k dots vs 614k dots), has a touch screen, records movies in 24p and is thinner (1.4" vs 2.3").

However, on average it records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs digital), doesn't have a screen which flips out, doesn't have an OLED screen (LCD vs OLED) and lacks and external mic jack.

Sony Alpha A5100

Sony Alpha A5100
1 year newer
$363 - $448 (body only)
$450 - $548 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the A5100 (vs the NX2000)

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Built-in flash

Significant disadvantages of the A5100 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the A5100 and NX2000

  • Fairly small: Compact (110×63×36 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Very light: 224 g vs 228 g
  • Thin: 1.4" vs 1.4"

Samsung NX30

Samsung NX30
similar age
$844 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX30 (vs the NX2000)

  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the NX30 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • No 24p support
  • Larger: Prosumer size (127×96×58 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

common strengths of the NX30 and NX2000

  • Light weight: 375 g vs 228 g

Samsung NX3000

Samsung NX3000
1 year newer
$446 (body only)
$499 20-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX3000 (vs the NX2000)

  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the NX3000 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the NX3000 and NX2000

  • Fairly small: Mid size (117×66×39 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Very light: 230 g vs 228 g
  • Thin: 1.5" vs 1.4"

Samsung NX20

Samsung NX20
1 year older
$467 (body only)

Significant advantages of the NX20 (vs the NX2000)

  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the NX20 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 614k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the NX20 and NX2000

  • Fairly small: Mid size (122×90×40 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Light weight: 341 g vs 228 g
  • Thin: 1.6" vs 1.4"

Samsung NX300

Samsung NX300
3 months older
$699 20-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX300 (vs the NX2000)

  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the NX300 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3.3" vs 3.7"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 768k dots vs 1,152k dots

common strengths of the NX300 and NX2000

  • Very large screens: 3.3" vs 3.7"
  • Fairly small: Mid size (122×64×41 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Light weight: 280 g vs 228 g

Samsung NX300M

Samsung NX300M
5 months newer
$2,060 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX300M (vs the NX2000)

  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the NX300M (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3.3" vs 3.7"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 768k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Significantly thicker: 2.5" vs 1.4"

common strengths of the NX300M and NX2000

  • Very large screens: 3.3" vs 3.7"
  • Fairly small: Mid size (122×41×64 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Light weight: 280 g vs 228 g

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX2000 compared to boutique competitors include: it has a much larger screen (3.7" vs 3"), is significantly smaller (mid size (119×65×36 mm) vs professional size (136×98×84 mm)), is thinner (1.4" vs 3.3"), is significantly lighter (228 g vs 660 g) and has interchangeable lenses.

However, on average it has a slightly lower resolution screen (1,152k dots vs 2,100k dots), takes slightly lower resolution photos (20 MP vs 30.1 MP), significantly lower maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 102,400 ISO), it's body is not weather sealed and doesn't have a screen which flips out.

Canon EOS RP

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5 years newer
$1,299 - $1,699

Significant advantages of the EOS RP (vs the NX2000)

  • Many more focus points: 4,779 vs 21
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the EOS RP (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Built-in lens only
  • Significantly larger: Prosumer size (133×85×70 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

common strengths of the EOS RP and NX2000

  • None found

Canon EOS R

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5 years newer
$1,994 - $2,299

Significant advantages of the EOS R (vs the NX2000)

  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 2,100k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Many more focus points: 5,655 vs 21
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the EOS R (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3.2" vs 3.7"
  • Significantly larger: Professional size (136×98×84 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Built-in lens only

common strengths of the EOS R and NX2000

  • None found

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX2000 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has a much larger screen (3.7" vs 3"), has a much higher resolution screen (1,152k dots vs 921k dots), has a touch screen, records movies in 24p and shoots faster continuously (8 fps vs 3.7 fps).

However, on average it records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift), takes much lower resolution photos (20 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't have a screen which flips out and doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs pentamirror).

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
similar age
$1,095 (body only)
$539 - $549 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T5i (vs the NX2000)

  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Much more lenses available: 220 lenses vs 55 lenses
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the T5i (vs the NX2000)

  • Much lower true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much larger: Professional size (133×100×79 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

common strengths of the T5i and NX2000

  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Have touch screens

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
5 months newer
$474 (body only)
$459 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 20 MP
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Higher frame rate movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs 1080p @ 30fps

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3.2" vs 3.7"
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (124×99×76 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 1,037k dots vs 1,152k dots

common strengths of the D5300 and NX2000

  • Larger than average screens: 3.2" vs 3.7"
  • High resolution screens: 1,037k dots vs 1,152k dots

Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200
6 months older
$600 (body only)
$567 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5200 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 20 MP
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Higher frame rate movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs 1080p @ 30fps

Significant disadvantages of the D5200 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (129×98×78 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

common strengths of the D5200 and NX2000

  • None found

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
8 months newer
$473 (body only)
$399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24.2 MP vs 20 MP
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Higher frame rate movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs 1080p @ 30fps

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (124×98×76 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

common strengths of the D3300 and NX2000

  • Light weight: 430 g vs 228 g

Sony SLT A35

Sony SLT A35
1 year older

Significant advantages of the SLT A35 (vs the NX2000)

  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the SLT A35 (vs the NX2000)

  • Much lower true resolution: 16 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much lower resolution screen: 921k dots vs 1,152k dots

common strengths of the SLT A35 and NX2000

  • Light weight: 415 g vs 228 g

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older

Significant advantages of the T3i (vs the NX2000)

  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Much more lenses available: 220 lenses vs 55 lenses
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the T3i (vs the NX2000)

  • Much lower true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 20 MP
  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much larger: Professional size (133×100×80 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

common strengths of the T3i and NX2000

  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 1,152k dots

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX2000 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has a significantly larger screen (3.7" vs 3"), takes slightly higher resolution photos (20 MP vs 12 MP), much higher maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 6,400 ISO), has a touch screen and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in flash, is slightly larger (mid size (119×65×36 mm) vs compact (102×58×36 mm)), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), doesn't have a screen which flips out and doesn't have an OLED screen (LCD vs OLED).

Fujifilm XQ1

Fujifilm XQ1
5 months newer
$120

Significant advantages of the XQ1 (vs the NX2000)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Built-in flash
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (100×59×33 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the XQ1 (vs the NX2000)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Significantly smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Much shorter battery life: 240 shots vs 340 shots

common strengths of the XQ1 and NX2000

  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Samsung TL500

Samsung TL500
3 years older
$527

Significant advantages of the TL500 (vs the NX2000)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Built-in flash
  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD

Significant disadvantages of the TL500 (vs the NX2000)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Significantly smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"

common strengths of the TL500 and NX2000

  • Support external flash

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
1 year older
$403 - $448

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the NX2000)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Built-in flash
  • Smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the NX2000)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Significantly smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Built-in lens only

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 and NX2000

  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP
  • Very long battery life: 330 shots vs 340 shots

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X
1 year newer
$534

Significant advantages of the G7 X (vs the NX2000)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Built-in flash
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the G7 X (vs the NX2000)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 25,600 ISO
  • Much shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 340 shots
  • Significantly smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"

common strengths of the G7 X and NX2000

  • Have touch screens
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 20 MP

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX2000 compared to super zoom competitors include: it has a much larger screen (3.7" vs 3"), has a much higher resolution screen (1,152k dots vs 461k dots), is slightly smaller (mid size (119×65×36 mm) vs large (130×94×119 mm)), takes much higher resolution photos (20 MP vs 9.8 MP) and much higher maximum light sensitivity (25,600 ISO vs 6,400 ISO).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in flash, doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection) and doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs digital).

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)
3 years newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the NX2000)

  • Built-in flash
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the NX2000)

  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Significantly larger: Large (130×94×119 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

common strengths of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and NX2000

  • Have touch screens
  • Light weight: 616 g vs 228 g
  • Each supports an external flash

Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR
2 years older
$700

Significant advantages of the HS20 EXR (vs the NX2000)

  • Built-in flash
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the HS20 EXR (vs the NX2000)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Significantly larger: Large (131×91×126 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)

common strengths of the HS20 EXR and NX2000

  • Light weight: 730 g vs 228 g
  • Each supports an external flash
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS
1 year newer
$249 - $255

Significant advantages of the SX530 HS (vs the NX2000)

  • Built-in flash
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the SX530 HS (vs the NX2000)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 461k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 25,600 ISO

common strengths of the SX530 HS and NX2000

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (120×82×92 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Very light: 442 g vs 228 g
  • Thin: 3.6" vs 1.4"

Samsung HZ50W

Samsung HZ50W
3 years older

Significant advantages of the HZ50W (vs the NX2000)

  • Built-in flash
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None

Significant disadvantages of the HZ50W (vs the NX2000)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 1,152k dots
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Much smaller screen: 3" vs 3.7"

common strengths of the HZ50W and NX2000

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (116×83×91 mm) vs Mid size (119×65×36 mm)
  • Very light: 426 g vs 228 g
  • Thin: 3.6" vs 1.4"