Difference between VFX and SFX

VFX and SFX are the most important things in the film industries nowadays. There are 6 basic difference between VFX and SFX. I am going to define those differences shortly to you here : 

Subject VFX SFX
1. Elaboration Visual Effects Special Effects
2. Definition Visual effects are the processes by which imagery is created or manipulated outside the context of a live action shot Special effects are illusions or visual tricks used in the film, television, theater, video game, and simulator industries to simulate the imagined events in a story or virtual world.
3. Types

1. Simulation FX

2. Matte Painting

3. Compositing

1. Optical Special Effects

2. Mechanical Special Effects

4. Position in Pipeline In Post Production In Production.
5. Rendered Through Computer Camera
6. Examples
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VFX Example
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SFX Example

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