As well as being compared against other compacts, the Fujifilm FinePix Z91 is also often compared to ultra compacts and entry-level DSLRs. The Fujifilm FinePix Z91's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the FinePix JX305 and the FinePix Z1000 EXR) and Casio (such as the Exilim EX-Z85)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm Z91 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 35 mm), has a touch screen, is newer (february 2011 vs february 2010) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second).

However, on average it doesn't shoot as fast continuously (0.8 fps vs 12 fps), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and is not waterproof.

Fujifilm FinePix JX305

Fujifilm FinePix JX305
similar age

Significant advantages of the JX305 (vs the Z91)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.6 vs f/3.9

Significant disadvantages of the JX305 (vs the Z91)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • No touch screen
  • Larger: Super compact (94×56×24 mm) vs Super compact (95×57×20 mm)

common strengths of the JX305 and Z91

  • Very small: Super compact (94×56×24 mm) vs Super compact (95×57×20 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 0.8"
  • Very light: 130 g vs 150 g

Fujifilm FinePix Z1000 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix Z1000 EXR
10 months newer

Significant advantages of the Z1000 EXR (vs the Z91)

  • Much larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Shoots significantly faster: 12 fps vs 0.8 fps

Significant disadvantages of the Z1000 EXR (vs the Z91)

  • None found

common strengths of the Z1000 EXR and Z91

  • Very small: Super compact (102×60×18 mm) vs Super compact (95×57×20 mm)
  • Have touch screens
  • Very thin: 0.7" vs 0.8"

Nikon Coolpix S3000

Nikon Coolpix S3000
1 year older
$160

Significant advantages of the S3000 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S3000 (vs the Z91)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the S3000 and Z91

  • Very small: Super compact (94×56×19 mm) vs Super compact (95×57×20 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.7" vs 0.8"
  • Very light: 116 g vs 150 g

Kodak Slice

Kodak Slice
1 year older

Significant advantages of the Slice (vs the Z91)

  • Much larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital

Significant disadvantages of the Slice (vs the Z91)

  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 28 mm
  • Narrower aperture: f/4.8 vs f/3.9

common strengths of the Slice and Z91

  • Very small: Super compact (104×60×17 mm) vs Super compact (95×57×20 mm)
  • Have touch screens
  • Very thin: 0.7" vs 0.8"

Fujifilm FinePix Z30

Fujifilm FinePix Z30
2 years older

Significant advantages of the Z30 (vs the Z91)

  • Waterproof

Significant disadvantages of the Z30 (vs the Z91)

  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 28 mm
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Digital
  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the Z30 and Z91

  • Very small: Super compact (91×59×21 mm) vs Super compact (95×57×20 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.8" vs 0.8"
  • Very light: 110 g vs 150 g

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm Z91 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 38 mm), has a significantly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), has a touch screen and is newer (february 2011 vs august 2008).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/3.2), has a slightly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 921k dots), is slightly larger (super compact (95×57×20 mm) vs ultra compact (90×52×19 mm)), has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens) and doesn't shoot as fast continuously (0.8 fps vs 10 fps).

Casio Exilim EX-Z85

Casio Exilim EX-Z85
2 years older

Significant advantages of the EX-Z85 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the EX-Z85 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-Z85 and Z91

  • None found

Sony Cybershot TX10

Sony Cybershot DSC-TX10
similar age

Significant advantages of the TX10 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the TX10 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

common strengths of the TX10 and Z91

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S3100

Nikon Coolpix S3100
similar age
$100

Significant advantages of the S3100 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S3100 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

common strengths of the S3100 and Z91

  • None found

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Sony Alpha DSLR-A550

Sony Alpha DSLR-A550
1 year older
$314 (body only)

Significant advantages of the DSLR-A550 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSLR-A550 (vs the Z91)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSLR-A550 and Z91

  • None found