As well as being compared against other digicams, the Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is also often compared to super zooms, entry-level DSLRs and compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix S8350's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix L340 and the Coolpix L110) and Fujifilm (such as the FinePix S8300 and the FinePix S8600)

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to other digicam competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.9 vs f/3.3), has significantly more zoom (42x vs 14x), significantly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 1,600 ISO), has a significantly longer battery life (300 shots vs 120 shots) and is newer (july 2013 vs august 2012).

Nikon Coolpix L610

Nikon Coolpix L610
10 months older
$150

Significant advantages of the L610 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the L610 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly less zoom: 14x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 120 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the L610 and S8350

  • In-camera panoramas
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to super zoom competitors include: it has slightly more zoom (42x vs 30x), has better image stabilization (lens vs none), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD) and has in-camera HDR.

However, on average it lacks and external mic jack, has a significantly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 960 shots) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second).

Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340
1 year newer
$205

Significant advantages of the L340 (vs the S8350)

  • Much better wide angle: 4 mm vs 24 mm
  • Much longer battery life: 960 shots vs 300 shots

Significant disadvantages of the L340 (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the L340 and S8350

  • None found

Kodak Easyshare Z990 MAX

Kodak Easyshare Z990 MAX
2 years older

Significant advantages of the Z990 MAX (vs the S8350)

  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the Z990 MAX (vs the S8350)

  • Worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the Z990 MAX and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix L110

Nikon Coolpix L110
3 years older
$399

Significant advantages of the L110 (vs the S8350)

  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the L110 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly less zoom: 15x vs 42x
  • Narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.9
  • Worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the L110 and S8350

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix P510

Nikon Coolpix P510
1 year older
$335

Significant advantages of the P510 (vs the S8350)

  • Has a GPS
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/1700 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the P510 (vs the S8350)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the P510 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Fujifilm FinePix S8300

Fujifilm FinePix S8300
5 months older

Significant advantages of the S8300 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly longer battery life: 500 shots vs 300 shots

Significant disadvantages of the S8300 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

common strengths of the S8300 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Fujifilm FinePix S8600

Fujifilm FinePix S8600
6 months newer
$120 - $159

Significant advantages of the S8600 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S8600 (vs the S8350)

  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the S8600 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has image stabilization (lens vs none), has in-camera HDR, creates panoramas in-camera and is newer (july 2013 vs march 2012).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm vs APS-C 23.1x15.4mm), has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentamirror), lacks and external mic jack, has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 540 shots) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$699 (body only)
$699 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3i (vs the S8350)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the T3i (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the T3i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1
3 months older
$340 - $399 (body only)
$430 - $499 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the SL1 (vs the S8350)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the SL1 (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the SL1 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
1 year older
$249 (body only)
$329 - $447 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3200 (vs the S8350)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the D3200 (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the D3200 and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T4i

Canon Rebel T4i
1 year older
$699 (body only)
$679 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T4i (vs the S8350)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the T4i (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the T4i and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100
2 years older
$355 (body only)
$531 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3100 (vs the S8350)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the D3100 (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the D3100 and S8350

  • None found

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
6 months newer
$299 (body only)
$349 - $397 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the S8350)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the D3300 and S8350

  • Both have in-camera panoramic stitching, many cameras like these don't

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.9 vs f/3.3), has way more more zoom (42x vs 3.5x), has a much wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 36 mm), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7") and has better image stabilization (lens vs digital).

Samsung i80

Samsung i80
5 years older

Significant advantages of the i80 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the i80 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 24 mm
  • Narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.9

common strengths of the i80 and S8350

  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Nikon Coolpix S60

Nikon Coolpix S60
4 years older
$99

Significant advantages of the S60 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the S60 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 33 mm vs 24 mm
  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.8 vs f/2.9

common strengths of the S60 and S8350

  • Larger than average screens: 3.5" vs 3"

Nikon Coolpix P3

Nikon Coolpix P3
7 years older

Significant advantages of the P3 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the P3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3.5x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 24 mm
  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"

common strengths of the P3 and S8350

  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Fujifilm FinePix AX300

Fujifilm FinePix AX300
2 years older
$147

Significant advantages of the AX300 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the AX300 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 33 mm vs 24 mm
  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the AX300 and S8350

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S550

Nikon Coolpix S550
5 years older
$246

Significant advantages of the S550 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S550 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 24 mm
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the S550 and S8350

  • None found