• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 14.0 megapixels
  • 30.0x zoom 24mm - 720mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $527 Average Retail $300 MSRP
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 30.0x zoom 24mm - 720mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $230 MSRP

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Advantages

Fujifilm SL300 over Fujifilm S4800

  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs rear LCD only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • High-res screen
    460k vs 230k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer
  • Hot shoe
    Hot shoe vs None
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities

Fujifilm S4800 over Fujifilm SL300

  • Manual focus
    Yes vs No
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • Newer
    18 months vs 3 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features

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The Competition

Compared to Pentax X-5

Fujifilm SL300
Pentax X-5
  • $527
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Hot shoe
  • $409
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life
Fujifilm S4800
Pentax X-5
  • $230
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Longer shutter
  • $409
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Eye-level viewfinder

Compared to Sony H200

Fujifilm SL300
Sony H200
  • $527
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $134
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • More pixels
Fujifilm S4800
Sony H200
  • $230
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Manual focus
  • $134
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • More pixels

Compared to Nikon P520

Fujifilm SL300
Nikon P520
  • $527
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Hot shoe
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio
Fujifilm S4800
Nikon P520
  • $230
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio

Compared to Fujifilm S6800

Fujifilm SL300
Fujifilm S6800
  • $527
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Hot shoe
  • $159
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Manual focus
  • 1080p
Fujifilm S4800
Fujifilm S6800
  • $230
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $159
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • 1080p
  • High-res screen

Compared to Nikon P530

Fujifilm SL300
Nikon P530
  • $527
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Hot shoe
  • $360
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Manual focus
Fujifilm S4800
Nikon P530
  • $230
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $360
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Eye-level viewfinder
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