As well as being compared against other digicams, the Fujifilm FinePix S8350 is also often compared to super zooms, entry-level DSLRs, pro digicams and compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix S8350's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix S8300 and the FinePix S8200) and Nikon (such as the Coolpix P510 and the Coolpix P3)

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), significantly 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, has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second) and significantly shorter exposures (8 seconds vs 30 seconds).

Nikon Coolpix L610

Nikon Coolpix L610
10 months older
$199

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

Nikon Coolpix L620

Nikon Coolpix L620
similar age
$119

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

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V
similar age
$397

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX50V (vs the S8350)

  • Has a GPS
  • Supports an external flash
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/1700 of a second

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

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) and is newer (july 2013 vs february 2012).

However, on average it has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 410 shots) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1700 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second).

Fujifilm FinePix S8300

Fujifilm FinePix S8300
5 months older

Significant advantages of the S8300 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly 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

  • In-camera HDR
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix P510

Nikon Coolpix P510
1 year older
$356

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

common strengths of the P510 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Fujifilm FinePix S8200

Fujifilm FinePix S8200
5 months older
$209

Significant advantages of the S8200 (vs the S8350)

  • Significantly 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

  • In-camera HDR
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Fujifilm FinePix HS10

Fujifilm FinePix HS10
3 years older
$799

Significant advantages of the HS10 (vs the S8350)

  • Shoots RAW
  • Supports an external flash
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/1700 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the HS10 (vs the S8350)

  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the HS10 and S8350

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Fujifilm FinePix S8600

Fujifilm FinePix S8600
6 months newer
$147 - $160

Significant advantages of the S8600 (vs the S8350)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S8600 (vs the S8350)

  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 1,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the S8600 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300
4 months older
$360

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX300 (vs the S8350)

  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/1700 of a second
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 8 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX300 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the DSC-HX300 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR
  • 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 a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), has better 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 510 shots) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Canon Rebel T4i

Canon Rebel T4i
1 year older
$699 (body only)
$450 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

Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i
2 years older
$749 (body only)
$799 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

Canon Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1
3 months older
$355 - $399 (body only)
$434 - $531 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the SL1 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the SL1 (vs the S8350)

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

common strengths of the SL1 and S8350

  • In-camera HDR

Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

Sony Alpha DSLR-A330
4 years older

Significant advantages of the DSLR-A330 (vs the S8350)

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

Significant disadvantages of the DSLR-A330 (vs the S8350)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
  • Lacks in-camera HDR

common strengths of the DSLR-A330 and S8350

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

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i
1 year newer
$799 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T6i (vs the S8350)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the T6i (vs the S8350)

  • None found

common strengths of the T6i and S8350

  • None found

Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100
2 years older
$360 (body only)
$555 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)

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

common strengths of the D3100 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 2.9x), has a slightly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm vs nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm), doesn't shoot RAW, has a significantly narrower aperture (f/2.9 vs f/1.8), has a slightly shorter battery life (300 shots vs 350 shots) and is older (july 2013 vs may 2014).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
10 months newer
$798

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm
  • Shoots RAW
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.9

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 2.9x vs 42x

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 III and S8350

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • In-camera panoramas
  • In-camera HDR

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II
similar age
$648

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the S8350)

  • Much larger sensor: 1" 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.5" 5.76x4.29mm
  • Shoots RAW
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.9

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the S8350)

  • Much less zoom: 3.6x vs 42x
  • Much 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
  • In-camera panoramas
  • In-camera HDR

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 3.5x), has a much wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 36 mm), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.5"), has better image stabilization (lens vs none) and much higher maximum light sensitivity (12,800 ISO vs 1,600 ISO).

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

common strengths of the P3 and S8350

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

Nikon Coolpix S550

Nikon Coolpix S550
5 years older
$246

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
    1. Lens

common strengths of the S550 and S8350

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S60

Nikon Coolpix S60
4 years older
$170

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"