Fujifilm SL1000 with Nikon P520 Comparison

Fujifilm SL1000 and Nikon P520 Main Features

  • January, 2013
  • January, 2013
  • 16 MP 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS Sensor
  • 18 MP 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS Sensor
  • 24-1200 mm (50x) F2.9-6.5 Zoom Lens
  • 24-1000 mm (41.7x) F3.0-5.9 Zoom Lens
  • 64 - 12800 ISO
  • 80 - 3200 ISO
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 3" Tilting Screen
  • 3" Articulated Screen
  • Electronic Viewfinder
  • Electronic Viewfinder
  • 920k dot Electronic viewfinder
  • -
  • 10.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 7.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • Built-In Wireless
  • -
  • Built-In GPS
  • 123 x 89 x 123 mm, 659g.
  • 125 x 84 x 102 mm, 550g.
  • Price Category:
  • Price Category:

Fujifilm SL1000 Scores


Imaging score
36
Features score
57
Value for money score
67
Portability score
72
Overall score
51

Nikon P520 Scores


Imaging score
22
Features score
49
Value for money score
61
Portability score
78
Overall score
44

Nikon Coolpix P520 with Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 Overview


Let's compare FujiFilm FinePix SL1000 with Nikon Coolpix P520. These models are included in the Small Sensor Superzoom cameras. Both of these models were released in 2013. This means that differences will go a long way. Let's take a closer look.
The sensor resolution of FinePix SL1000 is greater than that of Coolpix P520. However, the difference of 2 MP is not very significant. The more megapixels the camera has, the more detailed and clear the picture will be. The number of megapixels will also affect the maximum size of the photos, which then can be printed without loss of quality.
At the second camera (Coolpix P520), the minimum ISO value is lower, which gives more opportunities for shooting in daylight. A larger maximum ISO allows you to take good pictures in the dark. At Fujifilm SL1000, the maximum ISO is greater by 9600. Both cameras have Optical image stabilization. Both cameras feature a 3-inch tilting screen.
Both cameras have a electronic viewfinder. Viewfinder FinePix SL1000 has a higher resolution of 920k dots, Coolpix P520 has a resolution of no electronic viewfinderk dots. Burst mode, also called continuous shooting mode, sports mode or continuous high speed mode, is a shooting mode in still cameras. Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 has 7.0 fps continuous shooting. Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 has 7.0 fps continuous shooting.

General FinePix SL1000 Coolpix P520
Brand FujiFilm Nikon
Model FinePix SL1000 Coolpix P520
Announced January, 2013 January, 2013
Body Type SLR-like (bridge) SLR-like (bridge)
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0 0
Macro Focus Range 0 1
Screen
Screen Size 3" 3"
Screen Type Tilting Articulated
Screen Resolution 920k pixels 921k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Resolution 920
Viewfinder Coverage n/a% n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0 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 0 9
Number of Cross Focus Points 0 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec 1/8 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/1700 sec 1/4000 sec
Continuous Shooting 10.0 fps 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 no built-in flash
Flash Modes n/a n/a
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/2.3 1/2.3
Sensor Type BSI-CMOS BSI-CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 6.16 x 4.62 mm 6.16 x 4.62 mm
Sensor Area 28.5 mm² 28.5 mm²
Sensor Resolution 16 MP 18 MP
Max Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 4896 x 3672
Max Native ISO 12800 3200
Min Native ISO 64 80
Max Boosted ISO 0 0
Min Boosted ISO 0 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080
Video Formats Motion JPEG
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None Built-In
Wireless Connectivity Built-In Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) none
Battery
Battery Life 350 shots 200 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Model EN-EL5
Physical
Weight 659 g 550 g
Physical Dimensions 123 x 89 x 123 mm 125 x 84 x 102 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage Slots 1 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

Interesting Small Sensor Superzoom

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX10V
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX10V

18MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Fujifilm FinePix S8400W
Fujifilm FinePix S8400W

16MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

12MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Nikon Coolpix S9700
Nikon Coolpix S9700

16MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Pentax Optio VS20
Pentax Optio VS20

16MP | 1/2.3 CCD | fixed lens mount

Canon PowerShot SX400 IS
Canon PowerShot SX400 IS

16MP | 1/2.3 CCD | fixed lens mount

Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10
Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10

16MP | 1/2.3 CCD | fixed lens mount

Fujifilm X-S1
Fujifilm X-S1

12MP | 2/3 EXRCMOS | fixed lens mount

Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80
Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80

20MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70

16MP | 1/2.3 CMOS | fixed lens mount