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 FinePix XP170 and the FinePix XP120) and Sony (such as the Cybershot TX10 and the Cyber-shot DSC-TF1)

Competitor classes

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to other waterproof competitors include: it has a slightly 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 1/1600 of a second).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), is slightly larger (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs super compact (104×58×20 mm)), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), has worse image stabilization (sensor shift vs lens) and doesn't have a touch screen.

Fujifilm FinePix XP60

Fujifilm FinePix XP60
1 year newer
$250

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 XP50

Fujifilm FinePix XP50
similar age
$225

Significant advantages of the XP50 (vs the XP150)

  • None found

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

  • None found

Sony Cybershot TX10

Sony Cybershot DSC-TX10
10 months older
$389

Significant advantages of the TX10 (vs the XP150)

  • Much smaller: Ultra compact (96×56×18 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"

Significant disadvantages of the TX10 (vs the XP150)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1600 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the TX10 and XP150

  • None found

Fujifilm FinePix XP70

Fujifilm FinePix XP70
2 years newer
$172

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

Nikon Coolpix AW100

Nikon Coolpix AW100
4 months older
$255

Significant advantages of the AW100 (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Sensor shift

Significant disadvantages of the AW100 (vs the XP150)

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the AW100 and XP150

  • Built-in GPS

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30
3 years newer
$138 - $168

Significant advantages of the DMC-TS30 (vs the XP150)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 25 mm vs 28 mm
  • Significantly smaller: Super compact (104×58×20 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Sensor shift

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TS30 (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 DMC-TS30 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 significantly longer battery life (300 shots vs 210 shots), is newer (january 2012 vs august 2005) and has a built-in GPS.

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 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

Fujifilm FinePix XP120

Fujifilm FinePix XP120
5 years newer
$229

Significant advantages of the FinePix XP120 (vs the XP150)

  • Significantly 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
$251

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

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
  • 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 much wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 35 mm), has a much larger screen (2.7" vs 1.8"), has image stabilization (sensor shift vs none) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it 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