As well as being compared against other waterproofs and compacts, the Fujifilm FinePix XP150 is also often compared to travel zooms. The Fujifilm FinePix XP150's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix XP100 and the XP80) and Olympus (such as the TG-820 and the Stylus Tough TG-860)

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to other waterproof competitors include: it has a built-in flash and has a built-in GPS.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 5 mm), has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 460k dots), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), doesn't shoot as fast continuously (3 fps vs 30 fps) and lacks a built-in HDR feature.

Fujifilm FinePix XP100

Fujifilm FinePix XP100
similar age
$175

Significant advantages of the XP100 (vs the XP150)

  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the XP100 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the XP100 and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm XP80

Fujifilm XP80
3 years newer
$148 - $149

Significant advantages of the XP80 (vs the XP150)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the XP80 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the XP80 and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP200

Fujifilm FinePix XP200
1 year newer
$420

Significant advantages of the XP200 (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 360 fps vs None
  • Takes 3D photos
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"

Significant disadvantages of the XP200 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the XP200 and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP70

Fujifilm FinePix XP70
2 years newer
$160

Significant advantages of the XP70 (vs the XP150)

  • Has in-camera HDR
  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the XP70 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the XP70 and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP60

Fujifilm FinePix XP60
1 year newer
$155

Significant advantages of the XP60 (vs the XP150)

  • Takes 3D photos
  • Has in-camera HDR
  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the XP60 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the XP60 and XP150

  • None found

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition
9 months newer

Significant advantages of the Black Edition (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Much better wide angle: 5 mm vs 28 mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.9

Significant disadvantages of the Black Edition (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in flash
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the Black Edition and XP150

  • None found

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has a slightly longer battery life (300 shots vs 220 shots), has a built-in GPS and is waterproof.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/3.2), has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 24 mm), is significantly larger (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs super compact (97×55×20 mm)), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps) and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Fujifilm FinePix XP170

Fujifilm FinePix XP170
4 months newer

Significant advantages of the XP170 (vs the XP150)

  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the XP170 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the XP170 and XP150

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • Great battery life: 300 shots vs 300 shots

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W710

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W710
1 year newer
$113

Significant advantages of the DSC-W710 (vs the XP150)

  • Much smaller: Super compact (97×55×20 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/3.2 vs f/3.9
  • Significantly better macro capability: 5.0 cm vs 9.0 cm

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W710 (vs the XP150)

  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Digital
    vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DSC-W710 and XP150

  • None found

Canon ELPH 300 HS

Canon ELPH 300 HS
1 year older
$275

Significant advantages of the 300 HS (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Much wider aperture: f/2.7 vs f/3.9
  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm

Significant disadvantages of the 300 HS (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the 300 HS and XP150

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a built-in GPS, has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has a slightly longer battery life (300 shots vs 110 shots), is newer (january 2012 vs august 2011) and is waterproof.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 25 mm), has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/3.4), has a significantly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 320 fps) and has worse image stabilization (sensor shift vs lens).

Fujifilm FinePix T500

Fujifilm FinePix T500
1 year newer
$100

Significant advantages of the T500 (vs the XP150)

  • Takes 3D photos
  • Better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the T500 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the T500 and XP150

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S6300

Nikon Coolpix S6300
similar age
$290

Significant advantages of the S6300 (vs the XP150)

  • Takes 3D photos
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/3.2 vs f/3.9
  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the S6300 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the S6300 and XP150

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Canon PowerShot SX150 IS

Canon PowerShot SX150 IS
4 months older
$163

Significant advantages of the SX150 IS (vs the XP150)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Much better macro capability: 1.0 cm vs 9.0 cm

Significant disadvantages of the SX150 IS (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 110 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the SX150 IS and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix F500 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix F500 EXR
1 year older
$200

Significant advantages of the F500 EXR (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 320 fps vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm

Significant disadvantages of the F500 EXR (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the F500 EXR and XP150

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix F550 EXR
1 year older
$169

Significant advantages of the F550 EXR (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 320 fps vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm

Significant disadvantages of the F550 EXR (vs the XP150)

  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the F550 EXR and XP150

  • Built-in GPS
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS