• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 20.1 megapixels
  • 25mm - 875mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 14.0 megapixels
  • 24mm - 720mm (35mm eq.)

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Advantages

Sony H300 over Fujifilm SL300

  • Lens zoom ratio
    35.0x vs 30.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • More pixels
    20.1 vs 14.0 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Newer
    10 months vs 3 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Longer shutter
    30 vs 8 sec
    Long exposures for night shots

Fujifilm SL300 over Sony H300

  • Bigger pixels
    ~ 1.44 vs 1.20 microns
    Better low-light and dynamic range (all else equal)
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs rear LCD only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • HDMI out
    HDMI out vs None
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • Hot shoe
    Hot shoe vs None
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities
  • Higher extended ISO
    6400 vs 3200 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

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Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Pentax X-5

Sony H300
Pentax X-5
  • $168
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • More pixels
  • $239
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Eye-level viewfinder
Fujifilm SL300
Pentax X-5
  • $218
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Hot shoe
  • $239
  • 1/2.33 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Nikon L830

Sony H300
Nikon L830
  • $168
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • Newer
  • $197
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life
Fujifilm SL300
Nikon L830
  • $218
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Hot shoe
  • $197
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Fujifilm S9200

Sony H300
Fujifilm S9200
  • $168
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • Longer shutter
  • $202
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Eye-level viewfinder
Fujifilm SL300
Fujifilm S9200
  • $218
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Hot shoe
  • $202
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Longer battery life

Compared to Samsung WB1100F

Sony H300
Samsung WB1100F
  • $168
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • More pixels
  • $213
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Wi-Fi
Fujifilm SL300
Samsung WB1100F
  • $218
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • HDMI out
  • $213
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Nikon P530

Sony H300
Nikon P530
  • $168
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • Longer shutter
  • $297
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Eye-level viewfinder
Fujifilm SL300
Nikon P530
  • $218
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Hot shoe
  • $297
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • 60p
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