Updated on 2 August 2013 by

The top digital cameras released over the last year have been monitored to bring you this list of the best bridge cameras under $200, and all of which are highly rated by the top digital camera reviewers from around the web. And, this list of the best bridge cameras is filtered by the ones which basically bridge the functionalities and features of digital single-lens reflex cameras (DSLRs, i.e., professional cameras) and point-and-shoot cameras (consumer cameras). Some of the best Bridge cameras coming from brands like Olympus and Fujifilm under $200 support features like optical zoom range over 7x and LCD screens of over 3 inch.


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Nikon Coolpix L830
Fujifilm FinePix S8200
Fujifilm FinePix S8400W
Fujifilm FinePix S4800
Nikon Coolpix L830
Fujifilm FinePix S8200 Digital Camera
Fujifilm FinePix S8400W Digital Camera
Fujifilm FinePix S4800 Digital Camera
$176 - $190
$200 - $332
$200 - $332
$170 - $364
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Release Date
Jan 2014
Jan 2013
Jun 2013
Mar 2013
Camera Type
SLR-like (bridge)
SLR-like (bridge)
SLR-like (bridge)
Compact, SLR-like (bridge)
Optical Zoom
34.0 x
40.0 x
44.0 x
30.0 x
Resolution
16.0 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
BSI-CMOS
BSI-CMOS
CCD
LCD Screen Size
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
Image Sensor Size
2.5 mm
2.5 mm
2.5 mm
2.5 mm
Average Rating
 4.2 stars
 4.2 stars
 4.0 stars
 4.1 stars