Summary Fujifilm S8300

Prices Price
Camera only
$200
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 12
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 34
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 42x
Screen size
Help 3"
Aperture
Help f/2.9
Screen resolution
Help 460k dots
Wide angle
Help 24 mm
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 60fps
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Fujifilm FinePix S8300Fujifilm FinePix S8300

Replacement

Fujifilm has replaced the FinePix S8300 with the S8400W.

Fujifilm FinePix S8400W
Fujifilm FinePix S8400W announced March 2013
Zoom Slightly more zoom

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Pros

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The Fujifilm S8300 vs other recent digicams

Zoom Above average zoom Help
42x
Light sensitivity Good maximum light sensitivity Help
12,800 ISO
Battery life Incredible battery life Help
500 shots
Macro focus Good macro Help
1.0 cm
Sensor type CMOS Sensor Help
Better in low light
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
480 fps
3D Takes 3D photos Help
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
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The Fujifilm S8300 vs other recent super zooms

Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$199.99

Cons

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The Fujifilm S8300 vs other recent digicams

Size Quite large Help
Professional size (123×87×116 mm)
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Announced Old Help
January 2013
Weight Very heavy Help
670 g
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/2000 of a second
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
Thickness Thick Help
4.6"
Waterproof Not waterproof Help
Stay on land
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The Fujifilm S8300 vs other recent super zooms

Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
460k dots
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
External flash No external flash Help
Less expandable

Appearance

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Discussion

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Avatar for Large Hands Large Hands (4:00 AM, October 27, 2013)
You talk about thick and quite large like it was a bad thing. If it doesn't fit in my shirt pocket does it really matter?