As well as being compared against other digicams, the Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is also often compared to super zooms, entry-level DSLRs and compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix S8350's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix S8300 and the FinePix S2950) and Nikon (such as the D3200 and the Coolpix L820)

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 14x), much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 1,600 ISO), is newer (july, 2013 vs august, 2012) and has a viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 400 shots), doesn't have a built-in GPS, doesn't support an external flash and is less popular.

Nikon Coolpix L620

Nikon Coolpix L620
similar age
$167

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
arrow Compare the Nikon Coolpix L620 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
similar age
$315 - $368

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)

  • Narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.9
  • 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
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
arrow Compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Nikon Coolpix L610

Nikon Coolpix L610
10 months older
$167

Significant advantages of the L610 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the L610 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly less zoom: 14x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 120 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the L610 and S8350

  • In-camera panoramas
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
arrow Compare the Nikon Coolpix L610 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

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), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has in-camera HDR, is newer (july, 2013 vs february, 2011) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 500 shots), 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 S2950

Fujifilm FinePix S2950
2 years older

Significant advantages of the S2950 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S2950 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly less zoom: 18x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the S2950 and S8350

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
arrow Compare the S2950 vs the 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

Fujifilm FinePix S8200

Fujifilm FinePix S8200
5 months older
$190 - $240

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
arrow Compare the S8200 vs the S8350

Nikon Coolpix L820

Nikon Coolpix L820
5 months older
$202 - $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

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200
5 months older
$200 - $221

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

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 may, 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).

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
1 year older
$319 - $567 (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 - $774 (body only)
$200 - $617 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

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
3 months newer
$747 (body only)
$847 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (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
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3.0"

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the D5300 and S8350

  • Announced: October, 2013 vs July, 2013
arrow Compare the Nikon D5300 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
3 months older
$599 (body only)
$200 - $1,148 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 D3300

Nikon D3300
6 months newer
$597 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

Canon Rebel T4i

Canon Rebel T4i
1 year older
$650 - $700 (body only)
$200 - $699 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T4i (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 T4i (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the T4i and S8350

  • None found
arrow Compare the Canon Rebel T4i vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.9 vs f/3.3), has way more more zoom (42x vs 3x), has a much wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 36 mm), has a slightly larger screen (3.0" vs 2.5") and has better image stabilization (lens vs none).

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

  • Good image stabilization: Lens vs Lens
arrow Compare the Samsung i80 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

Samsung ES30

Samsung ES30
2 years older

Significant advantages of the ES30 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the ES30 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 42x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the ES30 and S8350

  • None found
arrow Compare the Samsung ES30 vs the Fujifilm FinePix S8350

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

Fujifilm FinePix AX300

Fujifilm FinePix AX300
2 years older

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
arrow Compare the AX300 vs the S8350

Canon PowerShot S500

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9 years older
$799

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