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 HS30 EXR) and Sony (such as the CyberShot DSC-H200 and the Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V)

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 6,400 ISO), is newer (july, 2013 vs september, 2012) 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

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
arrow Compare the S8300 vs the S8350

Fujifilm FinePix HS30 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS30 EXR
1 year older
$409

Significant advantages of the HS30 EXR (vs the S8350)

  • Much longer battery life: 600 shots vs 300 shots
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the HS30 EXR (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the HS30 EXR and S8350

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • In-camera HDR
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
arrow Compare the HS30 EXR vs the S8350

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200
5 months older
$239

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

  • None found

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

  • Less zoom: 26.4x 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 DSC-H200 and S8350

  • None found
arrow Compare the Sony CyberShot DSC-H200 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Fujifilm FinePix SL1000

Fujifilm FinePix SL1000
5 months older
$549

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
arrow Compare the SL1000 vs the S8350

Nikon Coolpix L820

Nikon Coolpix L820
5 months older
$175 - $279

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
arrow Compare the Nikon Coolpix L820 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
9 months older
$399 - $400

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
arrow Compare the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

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 march, 2012).

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 T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
3 months older
$200 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T5i (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: APS-C 22.3x14.9mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • 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
arrow Compare the Canon Rebel T5i vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
1 year older
$319 (body only)
$477 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3200 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: APS-C 23.2x15.4mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • 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
arrow Compare the Nikon D3200 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$499 - $648 (body only)
$200 - $570 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3i (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: APS-C 22.3x14.9mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • 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
arrow Compare the Canon Rebel T3i vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Canon Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1
3 months older
$599 - $600 (body only)
$599 - $610 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the SL1 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: APS-C 22.3x14.9mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • 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
arrow Compare the Canon Rebel SL1 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3
2 years older
$225 - $389 (body only)
$399 - $550 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: APS-C 22.2x14.7mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly 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
arrow Compare the Canon Rebel T3 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
6 months newer
$547 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: APS-C 23.5x15.6mm vs 1/2.5" 5.8x4.3mm
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Shoots RAW

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the D3300 and S8350

  • Both have in-camera panoramic stitching, many cameras like these don't
  • Announced: January, 2014 vs July, 2013
arrow Compare the Nikon D3300 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

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), is newer (july, 2013 vs february, 2012) and has a viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS and significantly shorter exposures (8 seconds vs 30 seconds).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V
1 year older
$300

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
arrow Compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

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 2.5"), has better image stabilization (lens vs none) and much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 400 ISO).

Nikon Coolpix S60

Nikon Coolpix S60
4 years older

Significant advantages of the S60 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly larger screen: 3.5" vs 3.0"

Significant disadvantages of the S60 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 33 mm vs 24 mm
  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.8 vs f/2.9

common strengths of the S60 and S8350

  • None found
arrow Compare the Nikon Coolpix S60 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Canon PowerShot S500

Placeholder
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
arrow Compare the Canon PowerShot S500 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Nikon Coolpix S550

Nikon Coolpix S550
5 years older

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
arrow Compare the Nikon Coolpix S550 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350