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Fujifilm FinePix SL240

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Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix SL300

Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
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Autofocuses shooting video
Contrast detection
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix SL240

Badge
Autofocuses shooting video
Contrast detection
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 
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differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm SL240

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Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Zoom More zoom 30x vs 24x
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Around 60% more zoom
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        Compared to recent digicams

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        External flash Support external flash Help
        Better lighting
        Viewfinder Both have digital viewfinders Help
        Digital
        Thickness Quite thick Help
        3.9"
        Weight Heavy Help
        510 g
        Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
        CCD
        Light sensitivity (boost) Poor boost ISO Help
        6,400 ISO
        Supports RAW No RAW support Help
        Less editing fidelity
        HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
        You could do HDR manually
        Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
        1.2 fps
        Size Large Help
        Professional size 122x93x100 mm
        Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
        1,600 ISO
        Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
        720p @ 30fps

        Compared to recent super zooms

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

        Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

        External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
        Limited to the in-camera mic
        Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
        Less flexible
        Image stabilization Poor image stabilization Help
        Sensor shift
        Battery life Few shots per battery charge Help
        300 shots
        Zoom Poor zoom Help
        SL240:24x
        SL300:30x

        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Fujifilm FinePix S4000

        Fujifilm FinePix S4000

        Super zoom

        $173

        External flash Doesn't support an external flash
        Nikon Coolpix L820

        Nikon Coolpix L820

        Super zoom

        $168 - $279

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
        Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
        External flash Doesn't support an external flash
        Canon Rebel T3

        Canon Rebel T3

        Entry-level DSLR

        $400 - $419 body only

        $399 - $580 with 18-55mm lens

        True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
        Light sensitivity Slightly higher maximum light sensitivity
        Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
        Autofocus Lacks autofocus
        Nikon D3100

        Nikon D3100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $278 body only

        $427 - $480 with 18-55mm lens

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Size Is slightly smaller
        Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
        Image stabilization Doesn't have image stabilization
        Fujifilm FinePix S4800

        Fujifilm FinePix S4800

        Super zoom

        $129 - $139

        3D Captures 3D images
        Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
        External flash Doesn't support an external flash
        Nikon Coolpix L810

        Nikon Coolpix L810

        Super zoom

        $198

        Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
        Size Is slightly smaller
        Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
        External flash Doesn't support an external flash
        Fujifilm FinePix S6800

        Fujifilm FinePix S6800

        Super zoom

        $155 - $159

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
        Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
        External flash Doesn't support an external flash

        Fujifilm FinePix SL240 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Fujifilm FinePix HS35EXR

        Fujifilm FinePix HS35EXR

        Super zoom

        $225 - $290

        Autofocus Faster autofocus
        High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
        Size Larger
        Weight Heavier
        Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

        Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

        Travel zoom

        $149 - $180

        Size Significantly smaller
        Image stabilization Better image stabilization
        Wide angle Worse wide angle
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Samsung WB100

        Samsung WB100

        Super zoom

        $148

        3D Takes 3D photos
        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Macro focus Much worse macro capability
        Movie format Lower resolution movies
        Nikon D5300

        Nikon D5300

        Entry-level DSLR

        $747 body only

        $679 - $847 with 18-55mm lens

        Sensor size Much larger sensor
        True resolution Much higher true resolution
        Image stabilization No image stabilization

        Fujifilm FinePix SL300 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

        Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

        Super zoom

        $199 - $250

        Supports 24p Supports 24p
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Samsung SL310

        Samsung SL310

        Compact

        Size Much smaller
        Aperture Wider aperture
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Zoom Less zoom
        Fujifilm FinePix S4500

        Fujifilm FinePix S4500

        Super zoom

        $300

        Size Smaller
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
        Nikon Coolpix L830

        Nikon Coolpix L830

        Super zoom

        $197

        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
        External flash No external flash support
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Fujifilm FinePix S8200

        Fujifilm FinePix S8200

        Super zoom

        $180 - $220

        High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
        3D Takes 3D photos
        External flash No external flash support
        Size Slightly larger

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