As well as being compared against other compacts, the Fujifilm FinePix A330 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs and ultra compacts. The Fujifilm FinePix A330's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Alpha DSLR-A100) and Fujifilm (such as the FinePix A900 and the FinePix A350 Zoom)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm A330 compared to other compact competitors include: it is slightly lighter (160 g vs 205 g), has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1200 of a second).

However, on average it has a much smaller screen (1.5" vs 2.5"), takes significantly lower resolution photos (3 MP vs 9.1 MP), has a marginally smaller sensor (1/3" 5.27x3.96mm vs 1/1.7" 7.78x5.83mm) and is older (february 2004 vs february 2007).

Fujifilm FinePix A900

Fujifilm FinePix A900
3 years newer

Significant advantages of the A900 (vs the A330)

  • Much larger screen: 2.5" vs 1.5"
  • Significantly higher true resolution: 9.1 MP vs 3 MP

Significant disadvantages of the A900 (vs the A330)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1200 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the A900 and A330

  • Wide aperture: f/2.9 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm A330 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it records higher quality movies (320 x 240 @ 10fps vs none), is much smaller (compact (104×62×31 mm) vs prosumer size (133×95×71 mm)), is thinner (1.2" vs 2.8") and is much lighter (160 g vs 638 g).

However, on average it has a much smaller screen (1.5" vs 2.5"), has a much lower resolution screen (60k dots vs 230k dots), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift), takes much lower resolution photos (3 MP vs 10 MP) and has a much smaller sensor (1/3" 5.27x3.96mm vs APS-C 23.6x15.8mm).

Sony Alpha DSLR-A100

Sony Alpha DSLR-A100
2 years newer

Significant advantages of the DSLR-A100 (vs the A330)

  • Much higher true resolution: 10 MP vs 3 MP
  • Much larger screen: 2.5" vs 1.5"
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the DSLR-A100 (vs the A330)

  • Much larger: Prosumer size (133×95×71 mm) vs Compact (104×62×31 mm)
  • Much thicker: 2.8" vs 1.2"
  • Much heavier: 638 g vs 160 g

common strengths of the DSLR-A100 and A330

  • Thin: 2.8" vs 1.2"

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm A330 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it is slightly lighter (160 g vs 192 g).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 35 mm), is much larger (compact (104×62×31 mm) vs ultra compact (90×30×30 mm)), takes slightly lower resolution photos (3 MP vs 5 MP) and is older (february 2004 vs february 2005).

Fujifilm FinePix A350 Zoom

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1 year newer

Significant advantages of the A350 Zoom (vs the A330)

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Significant disadvantages of the A350 Zoom (vs the A330)

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common strengths of the A350 Zoom and A330

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