As well as being compared against other compacts, the Fujifilm FinePix AX355 is also often compared to travel zooms and digicams. The Fujifilm FinePix AX355's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix AX650 and the FinePix JX355) and Samsung (such as the S830 and the ST66)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm AX355 compared to other compact competitors include: it has better image stabilization (digital vs none) and is newer (february 2011 vs february 2007).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.8) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1400 of a second vs 1/1800 of a second).

Fujifilm FinePix AX650

Fujifilm FinePix AX650
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the AX650 (vs the AX355)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the AX650 (vs the AX355)

  • None found

common strengths of the AX650 and AX355

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Compact (93×60×28 mm) vs Compact (93×60×28 mm)
  • Thin: 1.1" vs 1.1"

Samsung S830

Samsung S830
4 years older

Significant advantages of the S830 (vs the AX355)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S830 (vs the AX355)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Digital

common strengths of the S830 and AX355

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Thin: 1.1" vs 1.1"

Fujifilm FinePix JX355

Fujifilm FinePix JX355
similar age

Significant advantages of the JX355 (vs the AX355)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 33 mm
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/1800 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the JX355 (vs the AX355)

  • None found

common strengths of the JX355 and AX355

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (94×56×24 mm) vs Compact (93×60×28 mm)
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, compared to travel zoom competitors the Fujifilm AX355 has a much narrower wide angle lens (33 mm vs 25 mm), is slightly larger (compact (93×60×28 mm) vs super compact (93×52×23 mm)), has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens), is older (february 2011 vs january 2013) and is thicker (1.1" vs 0.9").

Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

Sony CyberShot DSC-W730
1 year newer
$138

Significant advantages of the DSC-W730 (vs the AX355)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 33 mm
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W730 (vs the AX355)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W730 and AX355

  • Very small: Super compact (93×52×23 mm) vs Compact (93×60×28 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 122 g vs 168 g

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, compared to digicam competitors the Fujifilm AX355 has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.5), has a much narrower wide angle lens (33 mm vs 25 mm), is older (february 2011 vs january 2012) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1400 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

Samsung ST66

Samsung ST66
10 months newer
$101

Significant advantages of the ST66 (vs the AX355)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 33 mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.5 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1400 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the ST66 (vs the AX355)

  • None found

common strengths of the ST66 and AX355

  • None found