Samsung NX200 Review

Overall Score

58

Main Features

  • 20 MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • Electronic (optional) Viewfinder
  • 7 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 117 x 63 x 36 mm, 223g.
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  • Replaced: NX100
  • Replaced by: NX210

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Samsung NX200 Overview


First introduced in February, 2012, Samsung NX200 is a 20 MP Mirrorless with a APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm) sized CMOS sensor. Samsung replaced the older Samsung NX100 with NX200. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Samsung NX200 with Samsung NX100

Samsung replaced NX200 with Samsung NX210. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Samsung NX200 with Samsung NX210


Samsung NX200 comes with a 23.5 x 15.7 mm CMOS sensor, which has a diagonal of 28.26 mm (1.1").

- Full Frame
- Samsung NX200

Sensor resolution of Samsung NX200 ~ 5477 x 3651 pixels.

Samsung NX200 has Crop Factor: 1.53

The sensor has a surface area of 369.0 mm².

There are approximate 19,996,527 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Samsung NX200


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Samsung NX200 with competitors in entry-level mirrorless cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
AF Face Detection
20MP High Resolution Sensor
614k dots Screen Resolution
1/4000s Max Shutter Speed
Manual Exposure Mode
15 Focus Points
Flash Sync Port
External Flash
RAW Support
12800 Max Native ISO
7.0 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Focus
223g Light Body
2 AE Bracketing Range
Focus Bracketing
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No Environmental Sealing
No Articulating Screen
No Image Stabilization
Low Battery Life: 330 shots
Type Scores

Samsung NX200 has an Overall Score of 58/100 and ranked #169 out of 214 in Mirrorless cameras, and ranked #378 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Samsung NX200 Scores
Imaging score
55
Features score
47
Value for money score
72
Portability score
95
Overall score
58
Average Scores in Entry-Level Mirrorless
Imaging Score
52
Features Score
61
Value For Money Score
76
Portability Score
91
Overall score
63

Physical Dimensions of Samsung NX200


Samsung NX200 weighs 223g and has external dimensions of 117 x 63 x 36mm (4.61 x 2.48 x 1.42"). Considering that the average weight of Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras is 323g, Samsung NX200 is 100 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category.

Weight Comparison
Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras


Samsung NX200
223g
Average weight
323g
Min weight
180g
Max weight
561g

Thickness Comparison
Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras


Samsung NX200
36mm
Average Thickness
40mm
Min Thickness
23mm
Max Thickness
85mm

Here is the front and top view image of Samsung NX200 with the dimensions:

Samsung NX200

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight NX200 Dimensions NX200
Samsung NX300 Samsung NX300 331 g 223 g 122 x 64 x 41 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Samsung NX2000 Samsung NX2000 228 g 223 g 119 x 65 x 36 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Samsung NX3000 Samsung NX3000 230 g 223 g 117 x 66 x 39 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Samsung NX100 Samsung NX100 282 g 223 g 120 x 71 x 35 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Samsung NX210 Samsung NX210 222 g 223 g 117 x 63 x 37 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Samsung NX1000 Samsung NX1000 222 g 223 g 114 x 63 x 37 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Sony Alpha a5000 Sony a5000 269 g 223 g 110 x 63 x 36 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Samsung NX mini Samsung NX mini 196 g 223 g 110 x 62 x 23 mm 117 x 63 x 36 mm

Specifications of Samsung NX200


General
Brand Samsung
Model NX200
Announced February, 2012
Body Type Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Lens
Lens Mount Samsung NX
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier 1.5
Number of Lenses 32
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 614k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Electronic (optional)
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 15
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 sec
Continuous Shooting 7.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range no built-in flash
Flash Modes Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Fill-in, 1st/2nd Curtain, Smart Flash, Manual
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size APS-C
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 23.5 x 15.7 mm
Sensor Area 369.0 mm²
Sensor Resolution 20 MP
Max Image Resolution 5472 x 3648
Max Native ISO 12800
Min Native ISO 100
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats MPEG-4, H.264
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS Optional
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 330 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack
Battery Model BC1030
Physical
Weight 223 g
Physical Dimensions 117 x 63 x 36 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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