As well as being compared against other waterproofs and compacts, the Fujifilm FinePix XP150 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs, super zooms and travel zooms. The Fujifilm FinePix XP150's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the XP80 and the FinePix XP70) and Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-TF1 and the CyberShot DSC-H300)

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to other waterproof competitors include: it records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has a significantly longer battery life (300 shots vs 210 shots) and has a built-in GPS.

However, on average it has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 460k dots), is slightly larger (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs compact (100×65×26 mm)), doesn't shoot as fast continuously (3 fps vs 10 fps), lacks a built-in HDR feature and lacks built-in panoramas.

Fujifilm XP80

Fujifilm XP80
3 years newer
$130 - $199

Significant advantages of the XP80 (vs the XP150)

  • Shoots significantly faster: 10 fps vs 3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the XP80 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the XP80 and XP150

  • Thin: 1" vs 1.1"

Fujifilm FinePix XP70

Fujifilm FinePix XP70
2 years newer
$140

Significant advantages of the XP70 (vs the XP150)

  • Can create panoramas in-camera
  • Has in-camera HDR
  • Shoots significantly faster: 10 fps vs 3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the XP70 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the XP70 and XP150

  • Thin: 1" vs 1.1"

Fujifilm FinePix XP50

Fujifilm FinePix XP50
similar age
$130

Significant advantages of the XP50 (vs the XP150)

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

Significant disadvantages of the XP50 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 220 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the XP50 and XP150

  • Thin: 1" vs 1.1"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TF1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TF1
1 year newer
$240

Significant advantages of the DSC-TF1 (vs the XP150)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 25 mm vs 28 mm
  • Smaller: Compact (102×62×23 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Sensor shift

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-TF1 (vs the XP150)

  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DSC-TF1 and XP150

  • Thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Olympus Tough TG-810

Olympus Tough TG-810
10 months older
$249

Significant advantages of the TG-810 (vs the XP150)

  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 230k dots
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Much better macro capability: 3.0 cm vs 9.0 cm

Significant disadvantages of the TG-810 (vs the XP150)

  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the TG-810 and XP150

  • Built-in GPS
  • Thin: 1" vs 1.1"

Fujifilm FinePix XP60

Fujifilm FinePix XP60
1 year newer
$186

Significant advantages of the XP60 (vs the XP150)

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

Significant disadvantages of the XP60 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 200 shots vs 300 shots

common strengths of the XP60 and XP150

  • Thin: 1" vs 1.1"

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to other compact competitors include: it records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 15fps), has a significantly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 35 mm), has a slightly larger screen (2.7" vs 2.5"), has better image stabilization (sensor shift vs none) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/2), is slightly larger (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs compact (97×55×27 mm)), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), doesn't have a touch screen 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

  • Both shoot high resolution HD movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Canon PowerShot S110

Canon PowerShot S110
8 months newer
$260

Significant advantages of the S110 (vs the XP150)

  • Much wider aperture: f/2 vs f/3.9
  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm

Significant disadvantages of the S110 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 200 shots vs 300 shots
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the S110 and XP150

  • Full HD (1080p) video: 1080p @ 24fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Pentax Optio WP

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7 years older

Significant advantages of the WP (vs the XP150)

  • Significantly smaller: Super compact (102×51×22 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Much better macro capability: 1.0 cm vs 9.0 cm
  • Significantly lighter: 135 g vs 205 g

Significant disadvantages of the WP (vs the XP150)

  • Much worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 28 mm
  • Much smaller screen: 2" vs 2.7"
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift

common strengths of the WP and XP150

  • None found

Olympus Stylus 600

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6 years older

Significant advantages of the Stylus 600 (vs the XP150)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/3.1 vs f/3.9
  • Smaller: Compact (97×55×27 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the Stylus 600 (vs the XP150)

  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 28 mm
  • Lower resolution movies: 480p @ 15fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift

common strengths of the Stylus 600 and XP150

  • None found

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has image stabilization (sensor shift vs none), is much smaller (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs prosumer size (117×91×69 mm)), has a built-in GPS, is thinner (1.1" vs 2.7") and is significantly lighter (205 g vs 407 g).

However, on average it has a much smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 1,040k dots), takes much lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 17.9 MP), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and doesn't have a touch screen.

Canon Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1
1 year newer
$399 - $509 (body only)
$499 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the SL1 (vs the XP150)

  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 230k dots
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the SL1 (vs the XP150)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Much thicker: 2.7" vs 1.1"
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (117×91×69 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)

common strengths of the SL1 and XP150

  • Very small: Prosumer size (117×91×69 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Very thin: 2.7" vs 1.1"
  • Light weight: 407 g vs 205 g

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to super zoom competitors include: it records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps), is significantly smaller (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs large (130×95×122 mm)), has better image stabilization (sensor shift vs none), shoots faster continuously (3 fps vs 0.8 fps) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/3), has slightly less zoom (5x vs 35x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 4 mm), has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3") and has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 460k dots).

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300
2 years newer
$168

Significant advantages of the DSC-H300 (vs the XP150)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/3 vs f/3.9
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H300 (vs the XP150)

  • Much larger: Large (130×95×122 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DSC-H300 and XP150

  • Inexpensive: $168.00 vs $324.99

Nikon Coolpix L330

Nikon Coolpix L330
3 years newer
$152

Significant advantages of the L330 (vs the XP150)

  • Much better wide angle: 4 mm vs 28 mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/3.1 vs f/3.9
  • Much better macro capability: 1.0 cm vs 9.0 cm

Significant disadvantages of the L330 (vs the XP150)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Larger: Prosumer size (111×76×83 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)

common strengths of the L330 and XP150

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (111×76×83 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Thin: 3.3" vs 1.1"
  • Light weight: 430 g vs 205 g

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, records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has a slightly longer battery life (300 shots vs 200 shots) and is waterproof.

However, on average it has slightly less zoom (5x vs 15x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 24 mm), has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/3.4), has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3") and is slightly larger (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs super compact (99×57×19 mm)).

Fujifilm FinePix T500

Fujifilm FinePix T500
1 year newer
$60

Significant advantages of the T500 (vs the XP150)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Much smaller: Super compact (99×57×19 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Takes 3D photos

Significant disadvantages of the T500 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the T500 and XP150

  • Thin: 0.7" vs 1.1"

Fujifilm Finepix F600 EXR

Fujifilm Finepix F600 EXR
4 months older
$207

Significant advantages of the F600 EXR (vs the XP150)

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

Significant disadvantages of the F600 EXR (vs the XP150)

  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the F600 EXR and XP150

  • Built-in GPS
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS
  • Great battery life: 300 shots vs 300 shots