Updated (February, 2012): Compare the Nikon Coolpix S6300 vs Samsung ST200F

Samsung ST200F vs Nikon Coolpix S6200

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Reasons to buy the Samsung ST200F

Large screen
Screen size
3.0"
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S6200

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix S6200. Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Samsung ST200F.

differences

Advantages of the Nikon S6200

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Wide angle
Better wide angle
25 mm vs 27 mm
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Around 10% better wide angle
Lowest price
Significantly cheaper
$89.99 vs $259.50
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The best price we've seen is $170 cheaper (2.9x less)
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Advantages of the Samsung ST200F

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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
Screen size
Larger screen
3.0" vs 2.7"
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More than 10% larger screen
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
460k dots vs 230k dots
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2x higher resolution screen
Aperture
Slightly wider aperture
f/3.1 vs f/3.2
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Almost the same
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recommendations

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

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

              Common Weaknesses
              Viewfinder No viewfinders Help
              Can only preview photos on the screen
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              720p @ 30fps
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix S3600

              Nikon Coolpix S3600

              Travel zoom

              $91

              Macro focus Much closer macro focusing
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Ultra compact

              $78

              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              Thickness Is thicker
              Nikon Coolpix S3000

              Nikon Coolpix S3000

              Compact

              $102

              Macro focus Slightly closer macro focusing
              Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization
              Movie format Records lower quality movies
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

              Travel zoom

              $109

              Macro focus Much closer macro focusing

              Nikon Coolpix S6200 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix S6300

              Nikon Coolpix S6300

              Travel zoom

              $269

              3D Takes 3D photos
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Lowest price Significantly more expensive
              Battery life Slightly shorter battery life
              Nikon D3200

              Nikon D3200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $279 - $557 body only

              $349 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

              True resolution Much higher true resolution
              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Size Significantly larger
              Nikon Coolpix S9500

              Nikon Coolpix S9500

              Travel zoom

              $224

              Screen type Has an OLED screen
              3D Takes 3D photos
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
              Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

              Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

              Travel zoom

              $169 - $180

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Lowest price More expensive
              Nikon Coolpix S8200

              Nikon Coolpix S8200

              Travel zoom

              $340

              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Macro focus Much better macro capability
              Aperture Slightly narrower aperture
              Lowest price Significantly more expensive

              Samsung ST200F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB150F

              Samsung WB150F

              Travel zoom

              $235

              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Zoom Slightly more zoom
              Aperture Slightly narrower aperture
              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

              Travel zoom

              $108 - $115

              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Lowest price Cheaper
              Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Samsung ST150F

              Samsung ST150F

              Ultra compact

              $149

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
              Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
              Samsung WB35F

              Samsung WB35F

              Travel zoom

              $85 - $119

              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Lowest price Significantly cheaper
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
              Canon PowerShot A3500 IS

              Canon PowerShot A3500 IS

              Compact

              $122

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Lowest price Cheaper
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization

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