The Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is mostly gets 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 SX50 HS and the PowerShot SX510 HS)

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 6,400 ISO), is newer (july, 2013 vs january, 2013) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a significantly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 500 shots), doesn't shoot RAW, doesn't support an external flash and is less popular.

Fujifilm FinePix S8300

Fujifilm FinePix S8300
5 months older
$150

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

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
9 months older
$349

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

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

Fujifilm FinePix S8600

Fujifilm FinePix S8600
6 months newer
$135 - $180

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

Fujifilm FinePix S8200

Fujifilm FinePix S8200
5 months older
$169 - $179

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

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

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

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

Fujifilm FinePix SL1000

Fujifilm FinePix SL1000
5 months older
$429

Significant advantages of the SL1000 (vs the S8350)

  • Shoots RAW
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the SL1000 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

common strengths of the SL1000 and S8350

  • Extremely good maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • 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" 5.8x4.3mm 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 540 shots) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$499 - $536 (body only)
$579 - $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

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
1 year older
$302 - $557 (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 - $999 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 SL1

Canon Rebel SL1
3 months older
$449 - $549 (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

Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3
2 years older
$349 (body only)
$499 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3.0"
  • No image stabilization: None vs Lens
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the T3 and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
3 months older
$599 - $699 (body only)
$620 - $750 18-55mm 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

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 20x), has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.9 vs f/3.3), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO), is newer (july, 2013 vs february, 2012) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, doesn't shoot RAW, is less popular and slightly shorter exposures (8 seconds vs 30 seconds).

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 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
  • In-camera HDR
  • In-camera panoramas

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 38 mm), has a much 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).

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

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

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