As well as being compared against other digicams, the Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is also often compared to super zooms, entry-level DSLRs, travel zooms and compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix S8350's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix S8300 and the FinePix S8600) and Canon (such as the PowerShot SX530 HS and the Rebel T4i)

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/3.5), has significantly more zoom (42x vs 10x), has a significantly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 38 mm), significantly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it lacks and external mic jack, is less popular and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/3200 of a second).

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS
7 months newer
$279

Significant advantages of the SX700 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/3200 of a second vs 1/1700 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the SX700 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the SX700 HS and S8350

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H10

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H10
5 years older
$549

Significant advantages of the DSC-H10 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H10 (vs the S8350)

  • Much worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 24 mm
  • Significantly less zoom: 10x vs 42x
  • Narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.9

common strengths of the DSC-H10 and S8350

  • None found

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS
5 months older
$160

Significant advantages of the SZ-16 iHS (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the SZ-16 iHS (vs the S8350)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the SZ-16 iHS and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • 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 significantly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 390 shots), users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection) and is less popular.

Fujifilm FinePix S8300

Fujifilm FinePix S8300
5 months older
$200

Significant advantages of the S8300 (vs the S8350)

  • Much 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

  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • In-camera HDR
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Fujifilm FinePix S8600

Fujifilm FinePix S8600
6 months newer
$85 - $199

Significant advantages of the S8600 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly longer battery life: 410 shots vs 300 shots

Significant disadvantages of the S8600 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the S8600 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS
1 year newer
$250 - $279

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX530 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX530 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 300 shots
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the PowerShot SX530 HS and S8350

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Fujifilm FinePix S8400W

Fujifilm FinePix S8400W
3 months older

Significant advantages of the S8400W (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S8400W (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the S8400W and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix L820

Nikon Coolpix L820
5 months older
$250

Significant advantages of the L820 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the L820 (vs the S8350)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the L820 and S8350

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

Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830
6 months newer
$189

Significant advantages of the L830 (vs the S8350)

  • Longer battery life: 390 shots vs 300 shots

Significant disadvantages of the L830 (vs the S8350)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the L830 and S8350

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

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 may 2012).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm vs APS-C 23.2x15.4mm), 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).

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
6 months newer
$430 - $497 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the S8350)

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

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
1 year older
$289 (body only)
$447 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3200 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the D3200 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the D3200 and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T4i

Canon Rebel T4i
1 year older
$650 (body only)
$1,050 18-135mm lens

Significant advantages of the T4i (vs the S8350)

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

  • None found

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i
1 year newer
$749 (body only)
$849 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T6i (vs the S8350)

  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the T6i (vs the S8350)

  • None found

common strengths of the T6i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T2i

Canon EOS Rebel T2i
3 years older
$699 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T2i (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T2i (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the T2i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$479 (body only)
$550 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3i (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T3i (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the T3i and S8350

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has way more more zoom (42x vs 12x), much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has in-camera HDR and is newer (july 2013 vs february 2012).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 4.8") and lacks and external mic jack.

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2
6 months newer
$208 - $349

Significant advantages of the Camera 2 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger screen: 4.8" vs 3"
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the Camera 2 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 21x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Camera 2 and S8350

  • Good wide angle: 23 mm vs 24 mm
  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.9
  • Great battery life: 400 shots vs 300 shots

Fujifilm FinePix F850EXR

Fujifilm FinePix F850EXR
6 months older
$279

Significant advantages of the F850EXR (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the F850EXR (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 20x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the F850EXR and S8350

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

Samsung WB150F

Samsung WB150F
1 year older
$260

Significant advantages of the WB150F (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the WB150F (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 18x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the WB150F and S8350

  • Good wide angle: 24 mm vs 24 mm
  • In-camera panoramas

Fujifilm FinePix JZ100

Fujifilm FinePix JZ100
1 year older
$85

Significant advantages of the JZ100 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the JZ100 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 8x vs 42x
  • Significantly smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the JZ100 and S8350

  • Wide aperture: f/2.9 vs f/2.9

Fujifilm FinePix T550

Fujifilm FinePix T550
5 months older
$75

Significant advantages of the T550 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the T550 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 12x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the T550 and S8350

  • Good wide angle: 24 mm vs 24 mm
  • In-camera panoramas

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V
1 year older
$420

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX20V (vs the S8350)

  • Has a GPS
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX20V (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 20x vs 42x
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the DSC-HX20V and S8350

  • Extremely good maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • In-camera panoramas
  • In-camera HDR

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to compact competitors include: it has way more more zoom (42x vs 3.9x), has a much wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 33 mm), has a much larger screen (3" vs 2.5"), has better image stabilization (lens vs digital) and much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 1,600 ISO).

However, on average it doesn't have an OLED screen (LCD vs OLED) and slightly shorter exposures (8 seconds vs 60 seconds).

Samsung TL350

Samsung TL350
3 years older

Significant advantages of the TL350 (vs the S8350)

  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the TL350 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the TL350 and S8350

  • Good wide angle: 24 mm vs 24 mm
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS3
5 years older
$200

Significant advantages of the DMC-FS3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FS3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 33 mm vs 24 mm
  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"

common strengths of the DMC-FS3 and S8350

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

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
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the i80 and S8350

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

Kodak EasyShare M532

Kodak EasyShare M532
2 years older
$299

Significant advantages of the M532 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the M532 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3.9x vs 42x
  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.9 vs f/2.9
  • Much worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the M532 and S8350

  • In-camera panoramas

Nikon Coolpix S550

Nikon Coolpix S550
5 years older
$159

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

Canon PowerShot S500

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9 years older

Significant advantages of the S500 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S500 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3x vs 42x
  • Much smaller screen: 1.5" vs 3"
  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the S500 and S8350

  • Viewfinders: Tunnel vs Digital