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 Nikon (such as the Coolpix P510 and the Coolpix L820)

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), 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 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

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix P510

Nikon Coolpix P510
1 year older
$349

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

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Fujifilm FinePix S8600

Fujifilm FinePix S8600
6 months newer
$128

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
$222

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

Nikon Coolpix L820

Nikon Coolpix L820
5 months older
$299

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

  • None found

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200

Sony CyberShot DSC-H200
5 months older
$245

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

  • Better wide angle: 22 mm vs 24 mm
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H200 (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-H200 and S8350

  • None found

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm S8350 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), 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 23.5x15.6mm), has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentamirror), lacks and external mic jack, has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 700 shots) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i
3 months older
$429 - $649 (body only)
$520 - $649 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

  • In-camera HDR

Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3
2 years older
$345 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the T3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching

common strengths of the T3 and S8350

  • None found

Canon Rebel T4i

Canon Rebel T4i
1 year older
$699 (body only)
$679 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)

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

common strengths of the T4i and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
6 months newer
$417 (body only)
$350 - $547 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the D3300 and S8350

  • In-camera panoramas

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$430 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)

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

common strengths of the T3i 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 slightly more zoom (42x vs 20x), has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.9 vs f/3.4), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), slightly higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, lacks and external mic jack and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/3200 of a second).

Fujifilm FinePix T500

Fujifilm FinePix T500
5 months older
$141

Significant advantages of the T500 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the T500 (vs the S8350)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • Significantly less zoom: 12x vs 42x
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the T500 and S8350

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V
1 year older
$343

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)

  • Less zoom: 20x vs 42x
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the DSC-HX20V and S8350

  • Very good maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 12,800 ISO

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS
7 months newer
$315 - $349

Significant advantages of the SX700 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Much 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
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the SX700 HS and S8350

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60
7 months newer
$251

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

  • Has a GPS

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

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-TZ60 and S8350

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Canon PowerShot SX270 HS

Canon PowerShot SX270 HS
3 months older
$242

Significant advantages of the SX270 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/3200 of a second vs 1/1700 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the SX270 HS (vs the S8350)

  • Less zoom: 20x vs 42x
  • Shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 300 shots
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the SX270 HS and S8350

  • None found

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/3.8), has way more more zoom (42x vs 3.9x), has a much wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 33 mm), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7") and has better image stabilization (lens vs digital).

Nikon Coolpix S60

Nikon Coolpix S60
4 years older
$169

Significant advantages of the S60 (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"

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

  • Larger than average screens: 3.5" vs 3"

Kodak EasyShare M532

Kodak EasyShare M532
2 years older
$93

Significant advantages of the M532 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the M532 (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3.9x vs 42x
  • Much worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.9 vs f/2.9

common strengths of the M532 and S8350

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix P3

Nikon Coolpix P3
7 years older

Significant advantages of the P3 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the P3 (vs the S8350)

  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 24 mm
  • Much less zoom: 3.5x vs 42x
  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"

common strengths of the P3 and S8350

  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens