The Samsung NV20 is mostly gets compared to entry-level DSLRs. The Samsung NV20's top rivals come from Canon (such as the EOS Rebel T6)

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NV20 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it is much smaller (super compact (97×60×19 mm) vs professional size (129×101×78 mm)) and is thinner (0.7" vs 3.1").

However, on average it records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has a much smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 920k dots), takes much lower resolution photos (12 MP vs 17.9 MP) and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6
8 years newer
$310 - $549 (body only)
$393 - $399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the NV20)

  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 12 MP
  • Much higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 230k dots
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the NV20)

  • Much larger: Professional size (129×101×78 mm) vs Super compact (97×60×19 mm)
  • Much thicker: 3.1" vs 0.7"

common strengths of the Rebel T6 and NV20

  • Inexpensive: $299.00 vs $279.95