Updated (January 2010): Compare the Casio Exilim EX-FH100 vs Casio Exilim EX-FH20

Casio Exilim EX-FH20 vs Casio Exilim EX-FH100

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Reasons to buy the Casio Exilim EX-FH20

Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Digital
Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
1,000 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
 

Reasons to buy the Casio Exilim EX-FH100

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
Size
Really small
Compact (104×60×28 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1.1"
Weight
Light-weight
201 g

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differences

Advantages of the Casio EX-FH100

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Size
Significantly smaller
104×60×28 mm vs 123×81×85 mm
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4.8x smaller
Macro focus
Much better macro capability
7.0 cm vs 12.0 cm
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Focus on subjects more than 40% closer to the lens
Wide angle
Better wide angle
24 mm vs 26 mm
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Around 10% better wide angle
Thickness
Significantly thinner
1.1" vs 3.3"
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3x thinner
Weight
Significantly lighter
201 g vs 513 g
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2.6x lighter
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
3,200 ISO vs 1,600 ISO
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The EX-FH100's maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better
True resolution
Slightly higher true resolution
9.8 MP vs 9 MP
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Capture around 10% more detail in your photos
Lowest price
Cheaper
$895.00 vs $1,350.00
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The best price we've seen is $455 cheaper (more than 30% less)
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Advantages of the Casio EX-FH20

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Aperture
Wider aperture
f/2.8 vs f/3.2
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At its widest zoom, the EX-FH20's lens captures marginally more light (0.4 f-stops)
Zoom
Slightly more zoom
20x vs 10x
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4x more zoom
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Digital vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Longest exposure
Significantly longer exposures
60s vs 30s
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2x longer exposures
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Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent digicams, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths
              High-speed framerate Extremely high speed movies Help
              1,000 fps
              Supports RAW RAW support Help
              Better editing
              Longest exposure Long exposures Help
              EX-FH10030s
              EX-FH2060s
              Common Weaknesses
              Lowest price Very expensive Help
              EX-FH100$895.00
              EX-FH20$1,350.00
              Light sensitivity (boost) No boost ISO Help
              Lacks boost light sensitivity
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Macro focus Poor macro capabilities Help
              EX-FH1007.0 cm
              EX-FH2012.0 cm
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
              You could stitch photos in post
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              EX-FH1003,200 ISO
              EX-FH201,600 ISO
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              230k dots
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              720p @ 30fps

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Casio Exilim EX-ZR100

              Casio Exilim ZR100

              Travel zoom

              $440

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter exposures
              Supports RAW Doesn't shoot RAW
              Casio Exilim Pro EX-F1

              Casio Exilim Pro EX-F1

              Pro digicam

              $2,860

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              High-speed framerate Records even higher-speed movies
              Lowest price Is much more expensive
              Thickness Is thicker
              Casio Exilim EX-FH25

              Casio Exilim EX-FH25

              Super zoom

              $1,395

              Continuous shooting Shoots faster continuously
              Macro focus Much closer macro focusing
              Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
              Thickness Is thicker
              Nikon 1 J1

              Nikon 1 J1

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $264 with 10-30mm lens

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
              Image stabilization Doesn't have image stabilization
              Casio Exilim EX-100

              Casio Exilim EX-100

              Pro digicam

              $489

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Screen size Has a significantly larger screen
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier

              Casio Exilim EX-FH100 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Casio Exilim EX-FC100

              Casio Exilim EX-FC100

              Compact

              $192

              Macro focus Much better macro capability
              Lowest price Significantly cheaper
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Pro digicam

              $448

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Wide angle Worse wide angle
              Canon PowerShot S120

              Canon PowerShot S120

              Pro digicam

              $349

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
              Longest exposure Shorter max exposures

              Casio Exilim EX-FH20 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon D7200

              Nikon D7200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $968 - $1,097 body only

              $1,397 with 18-140mm lens

              Light sensitivity (boost) Has boost ISO
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Nikon D7100

              Nikon D7100

              Entry-level DSLR

              $713 - $797 body only

              $948 - $1,097 with 18-140mm lens

              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              True resolution Much higher true resolution
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

              Super zoom

              $305 - $350

              Macro focus Much better macro capability
              Zoom Significantly more zoom
              High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35

              Super zoom

              $587

              Macro focus Much better macro capability
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
              Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor

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