The Fujifilm FinePix 6800 Zoom is mostly gets compared to pro digicams and entry-level DSLRs. The Fujifilm FinePix 6800 Zoom's top rivals come from Canon (such as the PowerShot S200) and Sony (such as the Alpha DSLR-A450 and the Alpha DSLR-A200)

Competitor classes

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm 6800 Zoom compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/2.8 vs f/1.8), has a much narrower wide angle lens (36 mm vs 24 mm), has a much smaller screen (2" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (130k dots vs 461k dots) and is much larger (mid size (80×98×36 mm) vs compact (100×59×26 mm)).

Canon PowerShot S200

Canon PowerShot S200
13 years newer
$232

Significant advantages of the S200 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 36 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.8

Significant disadvantages of the S200 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the S200 and 6800 Zoom

  • None found

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm 6800 Zoom compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it shoots faster continuously (5 fps vs 3 fps), is much smaller (mid size (80×98×36 mm) vs professional size (137×104×81 mm)), is thinner (1.4" vs 3") and is significantly lighter (280 g vs 560 g).

However, on average it has a much smaller screen (2" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (130k dots vs 921k dots), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift), takes much lower resolution photos (6 MP vs 24 MP) and has a much smaller sensor (1/1.7" 7.6x5.7mm vs APS-C 23.6x15.8mm).

Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400
15 years newer
$309 (body only)
$395 - $397 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3400 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 6 MP
  • Much higher resolution screen: 921k dots vs 130k dots
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2"

Significant disadvantages of the D3400 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • Much larger: Prosumer size (124×98×76 mm) vs Mid size (80×98×36 mm)
  • Much thicker: 3" vs 1.4"

common strengths of the D3400 and 6800 Zoom

  • Light weight: 395 g vs 280 g

Sony Alpha DSLR-A450

Sony Alpha DSLR-A450
9 years newer

Significant advantages of the DSLR-A450 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • Much higher true resolution: 14 MP vs 6 MP
  • Much larger screen: 2.7" vs 2"
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the DSLR-A450 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • Much larger: Professional size (137×104×81 mm) vs Mid size (80×98×36 mm)
  • Much thicker: 3.2" vs 1.4"
  • Significantly heavier: 560 g vs 280 g

common strengths of the DSLR-A450 and 6800 Zoom

  • None found

Sony Alpha DSLR-A200

Sony Alpha DSLR-A200
7 years newer

Significant advantages of the DSLR-A200 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • Much higher true resolution: 10 MP vs 6 MP
  • Much larger screen: 2.7" vs 2"
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the DSLR-A200 (vs the 6800 Zoom)

  • Much larger: Prosumer size (131×99×71 mm) vs Mid size (80×98×36 mm)
  • Much thicker: 2.8" vs 1.4"
  • Shoots significantly slower: 3 fps vs 5 fps

common strengths of the DSLR-A200 and 6800 Zoom

  • Thin: 2.8" vs 1.4"