Samsung NX200

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Samsung NX200

60

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Samsung NX100

46

Samsung NX100

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Reasons to buy the Samsung NX200

OLED Screen
Screen type
Bright and vivid
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Takes 3D photos
3D
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung NX100

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1100 ms startup delay
Screen type
OLED Screen
Bright and vivid
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
 

differences

Advantages of the Samsung NX200

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Dynamic range
More dynamic range
12.6 EV vs 10.7 EV
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1.9 f-stops more dynamic range
Panorama
Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Movie format
Higher resolution movies
1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
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Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video
Overall image quality
Better image quality
69.0 vs 62.0
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More than 10% better image quality
True resolution
Higher true resolution
20 MP vs 14 MP
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Capture more than 40% more detail in your photos
Shutter lag
Less shutter lag
365 ms vs 431 ms
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Around 20% less delay when taking photos
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
7 fps vs 3 fps
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Around 2.5x faster continuous shooting
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The NX200's maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better
Weight
Lighter
200 g vs 282 g
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Around 30% lighter
Size
Slightly smaller
117x63x36 mm vs 120x71x35 mm
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More than 10% smaller
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Advantages of the Samsung NX100

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Startup delay
Much less startup delay
1100 ms vs 3600 ms
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3.3x less delay when turning on
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              similarities

              Compared to recent mirrorless cameras

              Common Strengths
              Screen type OLED screens Help
              Bright and vivid
              Lens availability Many lenses available Help
              36 lenses
              Movie continuous focus Focus continuously recording movies Help
              Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
              External flash Each supports an external flash Help
              Better lighting
              Common Weaknesses
              Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
              Professional
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/4000 of a second
              Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
              30 seconds
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Supports 24p No support for 24p Help
              Missing that film look
              Shutter lag Significant shutter lag Help
              NX200:365 ms
              NX100:431 ms
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic
              Viewfinder No viewfinders Help
              Can only preview photos on the screen
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              614k dots
              Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
              Need to shelter it from weather
              Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
              Risk of blur
              Low light performance Above average noise at high ISO Help
              NX200:618 ISO
              NX100:563 ISO

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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung NX300

              Samsung NX300

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $399 - $520 with 18-55mm lens

              Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
              Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Samsung NX2000

              Samsung NX2000

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $999 with 20-50mm, 50-200mm lenses

              Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
              Screen size Has a much larger screen
              Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
              Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
              Samsung NX1000

              Samsung NX1000

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $370 body only

              $322 with 20-50mm lens

              Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
              Supports 24p Records movies in 24p
              Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
              Shutter lag Has much more shutter lag
              Samsung NX3000

              Samsung NX3000

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $342 body only

              $359 - $530 with 16-50mm lens

              Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
              Screen resolution Has a slightly lower resolution screen
              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

              Pro digicam

              $498 - $578

              Screen resolution Has a much higher resolution screen
              Image stabilization Has image stabilization
              Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
              External flash Doesn't support an external flash
              Nikon 1 J1

              Nikon 1 J1

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $229 with 10-30mm lens

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Continuous shooting Shoots faster continuously
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              External flash Doesn't support an external flash
              Nikon D3200

              Nikon D3200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $310 - $527 body only

              $389 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

              Low light performance Is slightly less noisy at high ISO
              Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is much heavier

              Samsung NX200 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Sony Alpha A5000

              Sony Alpha A5000

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $298 - $350 with 16-50mm lens

              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
              Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Sony NEX-5N

              Sony NEX-5N

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $299 - $689 body only

              $803 with 16-50mm lens

              Startup delay Much less startup delay
              HDR Has in-camera HDR
              Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
              Lens availability Fewer lenses available
              Samsung NX20

              Samsung NX20

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $982 body only

              $977 with 18-55mm lens

              Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
              Supports 24p Supports 24p
              Size Larger
              Weight Heavier

              Samsung NX100 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              No significant competitors found that are specific to the Samsung NX100.

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