As well as being compared against other digicams, the Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is also often compared to super zooms, entry-level DSLRs, travel zooms, pro digicams and compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix S8350's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix S8300 and the FinePix HS50EXR) and Canon (such as the PowerShot SX50 HS and the PowerShot SX700 HS)

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to other digicam competitors include: it has significantly more zoom (42x vs 14x), much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), has in-camera HDR, creates panoramas in-camera and has a viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it lacks and external mic jack, has a significantly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 660 shots), 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 - $403

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

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS
5 months older
$120

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

Nikon Coolpix L620

Nikon Coolpix L620
similar age
$165

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

  • 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 much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), creates panoramas in-camera, is newer (july, 2013 vs january, 2013) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it lacks and external mic jack, has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 500 shots), users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection), doesn't shoot RAW and doesn't support an external flash.

Fujifilm FinePix S8300

Fujifilm FinePix S8300
5 months older
$140

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

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

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
9 months older
$329 - $430

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX50 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Shoots RAW
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX50 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the PowerShot SX50 HS and S8350

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

Fujifilm FinePix HS50EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS50EXR
5 months older
$314

Significant advantages of the HS50EXR (vs the S8350)

  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Much longer battery life: 500 shots vs 300 shots

Significant disadvantages of the HS50EXR (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the HS50EXR and S8350

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830
6 months newer
$185 - $237

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

Nikon Coolpix L820

Nikon Coolpix L820
5 months older
$149

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

Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

Canon PowerShot SX510 HS
similar age
$209 - $210

Significant advantages of the SX510 HS (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the SX510 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 SX510 HS and S8350

  • 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 better image stabilization (lens vs none), has in-camera HDR, creates panoramas in-camera, is newer (july, 2013 vs february, 2011) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm 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 510 shots) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
1 year older
$290 (body only)
$379 - $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 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
$525 (body only)
$900 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 Lens
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the T4i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$499 - $539 (body only)
$549 - $599 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 Lens
  • Lacks in-camera HDR
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the T3i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
3 months older
$599 - $699 (body only)
$870 - $899 18-135mm lens

Significant advantages of the T5i (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T5i (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs Lens

common strengths of the T5i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1
3 months older
$399 - $569 (body only)
$499 - $500 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the SL1 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the SL1 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the SL1 and S8350

  • None found

Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

Sony Alpha DSLR-A330
4 years older
$367 (body only)

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

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

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

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3.0"
  • Lacks in-camera HDR
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the DSLR-A330 and S8350

  • Good image stabilization: Sensor shift vs Lens

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 21x), has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.9 vs f/3.3), much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO), is newer (july, 2013 vs january, 2013) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, has a slightly smaller screen (3.0" vs 4.8"), lacks and external mic jack, has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 400 shots) and doesn't shoot RAW.

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2
6 months newer
$235 - $369

Significant advantages of the Camera 2 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger screen: 4.8" vs 3.0"
  • Has a GPS
  • Has an external mic jack

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

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.9
  • Great battery life: 400 shots vs 300 shots
  • In-camera HDR

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60
7 months newer
$260

Significant advantages of the DMC-TZ60 (vs the S8350)

  • Has a GPS
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TZ60 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the DMC-TZ60 and S8350

  • Incredible zoom: 30x vs 42x
  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • In-camera HDR

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V
1 year older
$330

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 HDR
  • In-camera panoramas

Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Panasonic Lumix ZS30
5 months older
$350

Significant advantages of the ZS30 (vs the S8350)

  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the ZS30 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 20x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the ZS30 and S8350

  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • In-camera HDR
  • In-camera panoramas

Fujifilm FinePix F770 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix F770 EXR
1 year older
$300

Significant advantages of the F770 EXR (vs the S8350)

  • Has a GPS
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the F770 EXR (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 20x vs 42x
  • Narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.9
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the F770 EXR and S8350

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

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has significantly more zoom (42x vs 3.6x), has a slightly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO), is newer (july, 2013 vs june, 2012) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm vs 1" 13.2x8.8mm), doesn't shoot RAW, has a significantly narrower aperture (f/2.9 vs f/1.8), lacks and external mic jack and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
1 year older
$498 - $798

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

  • Much larger sensor: 1" 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Shoots RAW
  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.9

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

  • Significantly less zoom: 3.6x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 and S8350

  • In-camera panoramas
  • In-camera HDR

Fujifilm FinePix x20

Fujifilm FinePix x20
5 months older
$885

Significant advantages of the x20 (vs the S8350)

  • Shoots RAW
  • Much larger sensor: 2/3" 8.8x6.6mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.0 vs f/2.9

Significant disadvantages of the x20 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly less zoom: 4x vs 42x

common strengths of the x20 and S8350

  • Very 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 3x), has a much wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 36 mm), has a significantly larger screen (3.0" vs 1.5"), has better image stabilization (lens vs none) and much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 400 ISO).

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

  • 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 3.0"
  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the S500 and S8350

  • Viewfinders: Tunnel vs Digital

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 Lens

common strengths of the S550 and S8350

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix AX300

Fujifilm FinePix AX300
2 years older
$104

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

common strengths of the AX300 and S8350

  • None found