As well as being compared against other digicams, the Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is also often compared to super zooms, pro digicams, travel zooms and entry-level DSLRs. The Fujifilm FinePix S8350's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix S8600 and the FinePix S8200) and Sony (such as the CyberShot DSC-H200 and the CyberShot DSC-H300)

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 24x), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO) and is newer (july 2013 vs january 2013).

However, on average it 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 1/4000 of a second).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
similar age
$374

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 panoramas
  • In-camera HDR

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS

Olympus Stylus SZ-16 iHS
5 months older

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 panoramas
  • In-camera HDR

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), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has in-camera HDR, is newer (july 2013 vs january 2013) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 410 shots), doesn't have a built-in GPS and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

Fujifilm FinePix S8600

Fujifilm FinePix S8600
6 months newer
$229

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)

  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

common strengths of the S8600 and S8350

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix S8200

Fujifilm FinePix S8200
5 months older
$257

Significant advantages of the S8200 (vs the S8350)

  • Much longer battery life: 500 shots vs 300 shots

Significant disadvantages of the S8200 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

common strengths of the S8200 and S8350

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

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

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200
5 months older
$296

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

  • 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 P510

Nikon Coolpix P510
1 year older
$408

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

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300
7 months newer
$178 - $190

Significant advantages of the DSC-H300 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H300 (vs the S8350)

  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the DSC-H300 and S8350

  • None found

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 3.6x), has a significantly 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 a 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), has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 350 shots), doesn't support an external flash and is less popular.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II
similar age
$548

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
  • Significantly 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
  • Great battery life: 350 shots vs 300 shots

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
1 year older
$398

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
  • Significantly 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
  • Great battery life: 330 shots vs 300 shots

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), 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 doesn't have a built-in GPS, has a much smaller screen (3" vs 4.8"), lacks and external mic jack, has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 400 shots) and is older (july 2013 vs february 2014).

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2
6 months newer
$549

Significant advantages of the Camera 2 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger screen: 4.8" vs 3"
  • 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

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60
7 months newer
$340

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

  • Has a GPS

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

  • Great zoom: 30x 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 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 23.1x15.4mm), has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentamirror), lacks and external mic jack, has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 550 shots) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

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

common strengths of the T3i and S8350

  • None found

Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100
2 years older
$529 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)

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

common strengths of the D3100 and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T4i

Canon Rebel T4i
1 year older
$699 (body only)
$500 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)

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

common strengths of the T4i and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
3 months older
$429 - $649 (body only)
$599 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T5i (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T5i (vs the S8350)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the T5i and S8350

  • None found