• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 18.1 megapixels
  • 42.0x zoom 24mm - 1000mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $427 Average Retail $450 MSRP
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 14.0 megapixels
  • 30.0x zoom 24mm - 720mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $381 Average Retail $300 MSRP

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Advantages

Nikon P520 over Fujifilm SL300

  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Lens zoom ratio
    42.0x vs 30.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • GPS
    GPS vs None
    Geotag your photos
  • 60p
    Yes vs No
    A faster framerate can give you more editing options
  • Manual focus
    Yes vs No
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • 1080p
    Yes vs No
    You'll want this if you shoot video
  • More pixels
    18.1 vs 14.0 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Newer
    19 months vs 3 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • High-res screen
    921k vs 460k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos
  • Faster shutter
    1/4000 vs 1/2000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Fujifilm SL300 over Nikon P520

  • Hot shoe
    Hot shoe vs None
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities

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The Competition

Compared to Nikon P510

Nikon P520
Nikon P510
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
  • $319
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Higher extended ISO
Fujifilm SL300
Nikon P510
  • $381
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Hot shoe
  • $319
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Lens zoom ratio

Compared to Panasonic FZ200

Nikon P520
Panasonic FZ200
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $508
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Shoots RAW
  • Longer battery life
Fujifilm SL300
Panasonic FZ200
  • $381
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • More pixels
  • $508
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Shoots RAW

Compared to Pentax X-5

Nikon P520
Pentax X-5
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
  • $263
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Longer battery life
Fujifilm SL300
Pentax X-5
  • $381
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Hot shoe
  • $263
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Fujifilm S8400W

Nikon P520
Fujifilm S8400W
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • GPS
  • $295
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Slower slow-motion
  • Higher extended ISO
Fujifilm SL300
Fujifilm S8400W
  • $381
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Hot shoe
  • $295
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Nikon P530

Nikon P520
Nikon P530
  • $427
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wi-Fi
  • $360
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • 24p
Fujifilm SL300
Nikon P530
  • $381
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Hot shoe
  • $360
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 60p
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