The Fujifilm FinePix XP150 is mostly gets compared to other waterproofs and compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix XP150's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the XP90 and the FinePix XP60) and Nikon (such as the Coolpix AW100 and the Coolpix S32)

Competitor classes

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm XP150 compared to other waterproof competitors include: it has a built-in flash, 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 significantly narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 5 mm), 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 (110×65×23 mm)) and doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 120 fps).

Fujifilm XP90

Fujifilm XP90
4 years newer
$124 - $179

Significant advantages of the XP90 (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 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
$164

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

Nikon Coolpix AW100

Nikon Coolpix AW100
4 months older
$284

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)

  • Significantly 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

Canon PowerShot D30

Canon PowerShot D30
2 years newer
$239 - $299

Significant advantages of the D30 (vs the XP150)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D30 (vs the XP150)

  • Slower max shutter speed: 1/1600 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the D30 and XP150

  • Built-in GPS

GoPro Hero 3+ Silver Edition

GoPro Hero 3+ Silver Edition
1 year newer
$444

Significant advantages of the Silver Edition (vs the XP150)

  • Much better wide angle: 5 mm vs 28 mm
  • Records high-speed movies: 120 fps vs None
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.9

Significant disadvantages of the Silver Edition (vs the XP150)

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

common strengths of the Silver Edition 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

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 720p @ 24fps), has better image stabilization (sensor shift vs none), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has a slightly longer battery life (300 shots vs 170 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"), is significantly larger (compact (103×71×27 mm) vs super compact (94×57×21 mm)), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps) and doesn't have a touch screen.

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
  • Significantly 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

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

Canon ELPH 320 HS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 320 HS
similar age
$230

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

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS22

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS22
7 months older
$170

Significant advantages of the DMC-FS22 (vs the XP150)

  • Much smaller: Super compact (95×56×19 mm) vs Compact (103×71×27 mm)
  • Wider aperture: f/3.1 vs f/3.9
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FS22 (vs the XP150)

  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 24fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DMC-FS22 and XP150

  • None found