As well as being compared against other digicams, the Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is also often compared to super zooms, entry-level DSLRs, pro digicams and compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix S8350's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix S8300 and the FinePix S8400W) and Nikon (such as the Coolpix P510 and the Coolpix L830)

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 24x), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), has in-camera HDR and creates panoramas in-camera.

However, on average it lacks and external mic jack, has a significantly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 660 shots), doesn't have a built-in GPS, doesn't support an external flash and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/3200 of a second).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
similar age
$392

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX50V (vs the S8350)

  • Has a GPS
  • Longer battery life: 400 shots vs 300 shots
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX50V (vs the S8350)

  • Less zoom: 30x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the DSC-HX50V and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • In-camera panoramas

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS
5 months older
$497

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

  • None found

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

  • Significantly less zoom: 24x vs 42x
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the SZ-16 iHS and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • In-camera panoramas

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS
7 months newer
$330 - $349

Significant advantages of the SX700 HS (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the SX700 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Less zoom: 30x vs 42x
  • Lacks in-camera HDR
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the SX700 HS and S8350

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix L620

Nikon Coolpix L620
similar age
$179

Significant advantages of the L620 (vs the S8350)

  • Much longer battery life: 660 shots vs 300 shots

Significant disadvantages of the L620 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly less zoom: 14x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the L620 and S8350

  • None found

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to super zoom competitors include: it slightly 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 doesn't have a built-in GPS and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second).

Fujifilm FinePix S8300

Fujifilm FinePix S8300
5 months older

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

  • Great zoom: 42x vs 42x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix P510

Nikon Coolpix P510
1 year older
$409

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
  • Shorter battery life: 200 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the P510 and S8350

  • Great zoom: 41.7x vs 42x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830
6 months newer
$169

Significant advantages of the L830 (vs the S8350)

  • Better wide angle: 22 mm vs 24 mm
  • 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

  • None found

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200
5 months older
$245

Significant advantages of the DSC-H200 (vs the S8350)

  • Better wide angle: 22 mm vs 24 mm
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H200 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly less zoom: 26.4x vs 42x
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the DSC-H200 and S8350

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix P530

Nikon Coolpix P530
7 months newer
$200 - $210

Significant advantages of the P530 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the P530 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the P530 and S8350

  • Great zoom: 41.7x vs 42x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix P600

Nikon Coolpix P600
7 months newer
$497

Significant advantages of the P600 (vs the S8350)

  • Much more zoom: 60x vs 42x
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/1700 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the P600 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the P600 and S8350

  • Great zoom: 60x vs 42x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), has better image stabilization (lens vs none), has in-camera HDR, creates panoramas in-camera and is newer (july 2013 vs february 2011).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.7mm), has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentamirror), lacks and external mic jack, has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 500 shots) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
7 months newer
$268 (body only)
$330 - $399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the Rebel T5 and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1
3 months older
$349 - $399 (body only)
$429 - $550 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)

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

common strengths of the SL1 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i
1 year newer
$799 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T6i (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T6i (vs the S8350)

  • None found

common strengths of the T6i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$759 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)

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

common strengths of the T3i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3
2 years older
$339 (body only)
$290 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the T3 and S8350

  • None found

Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

Sony Alpha DSLR-A330
4 years older

Significant advantages of the DSLR-A330 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the DSLR-A330 (vs the S8350)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the DSLR-A330 and S8350

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

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has way more more zoom (42x vs 2.9x), has a significantly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm vs 1" 13.2x8.8mm), has a significantly narrower aperture (f/2.9 vs f/1.8), doesn't support an external flash, is less popular and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II
similar age
$648

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: 1" 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.9
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3.6x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 II and S8350

  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
1 year older
$498

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: 1" 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.9
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3.6x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 and S8350

  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
10 months newer
$848

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.9
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 2.9x vs 42x

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 III and S8350

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

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 5x), has a much wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 36 mm), has a much larger screen (3" vs 2.5"), has image stabilization (lens vs none) and significantly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 2,000 ISO).

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

common strengths of the S550 and S8350

  • None found