As well as being compared against other waterproofs and compacts, the Fujifilm FinePix XP150 is also often compared to digicams. The Fujifilm FinePix XP150's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the XP90 and the FinePix XP60) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-TS3 and the Lumix TS4)

Competitor classes

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to other waterproof competitors include: it has a significantly longer battery life (300 shots vs 220 shots), has a built-in GPS and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1300 of a second).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 920k dots), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 360 fps), doesn't shoot as fast continuously (3 fps vs 10 fps) and is older (january 2012 vs january 2014).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3
1 year older
$743

Significant advantages of the DMC-TS3 (vs the XP150)

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Much longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 4 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TS3 (vs the XP150)

  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1300 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DMC-TS3 and XP150

  • Built-in GPS

Fujifilm XP90

Fujifilm XP90
4 years newer
$115 - $179

Significant advantages of the XP90 (vs the XP150)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 230k dots
  • Shoots faster: 10 fps vs 3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the XP90 (vs the XP150)

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

common strengths of the XP90 and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP60

Fujifilm FinePix XP60
1 year newer
$180

Significant advantages of the XP60 (vs the XP150)

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Shoots faster: 10 fps vs 3 fps

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

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP200

Fujifilm FinePix XP200
1 year newer
$452

Significant advantages of the XP200 (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 360 fps vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 230k dots

Significant disadvantages of the XP200 (vs the XP150)

  • Larger: Compact (116×71×30 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the XP200 and XP150

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S33

Nikon Coolpix S33
3 years newer
$83 - $135

Significant advantages of the S33 (vs the XP150)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S33 (vs the XP150)

  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Digital
    vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the S33 and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP70

Fujifilm FinePix XP70
2 years newer
$164

Significant advantages of the XP70 (vs the XP150)

  • Shoots 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

  • None found

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 better image stabilization (sensor shift vs none), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has a significantly longer battery life (300 shots vs 210 shots) and is newer (january 2012 vs august 2005).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/3.1), has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 461k dots), is slightly larger (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs compact (97×55×27 mm)) and doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps).

Fujifilm FinePix XP120

Fujifilm FinePix XP120
5 years newer
$229 - $230

Significant advantages of the FinePix XP120 (vs the XP150)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 230k dots
  • Shoots faster: 10 fps vs 3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the FinePix XP120 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 300 shots
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the FinePix XP120 and XP150

  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Canon ELPH 320 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 320 HS
similar age
$255

Significant advantages of the 320 HS (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 2.7"
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.7 vs f/3.9

Significant disadvantages of the 320 HS (vs the XP150)

  • Much shorter battery life: 170 shots vs 300 shots
  • No built-in GPS
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the 320 HS and XP150

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

Fujifilm FinePix XP170

Fujifilm FinePix XP170
4 months newer

Significant advantages of the XP170 (vs the XP150)

  • None found

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

Olympus Stylus 600

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6 years older

Significant advantages of the Stylus 600 (vs the XP150)

  • 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
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Lower resolution movies: 480p @ 15fps vs 1080p @ 30fps

common strengths of the Stylus 600 and XP150

  • None found

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to digicam competitors include: it records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs none), has a significantly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 35 mm), has a much larger screen (2.7" vs 1.8"), has better image stabilization (sensor shift vs none) and takes slightly higher resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 5.7 MP).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/3.3) and doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel).

Agfa ePhoto CL30

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13 years older

Significant advantages of the CL30 (vs the XP150)

  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None

Significant disadvantages of the CL30 (vs the XP150)

  • Much smaller screen: 1.8" vs 2.7"
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 28 mm

common strengths of the CL30 and XP150

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix W100

Nikon Coolpix W100
4 years newer
$157

Significant advantages of the Coolpix W100 (vs the XP150)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix W100 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Digital
    vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Not waterproof

common strengths of the Coolpix W100 and XP150

  • Light weight: 177 g vs 205 g