The Kyocera Finecam S5R is mostly gets compared to travel zooms. The Kyocera Finecam S5R's top rivals come from Samsung (such as the PL210)

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Kyocera S5R compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.3) and has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 27 mm), has a much smaller screen (1.6" vs 3"), is much larger (compact (92×58×33 mm) vs super compact (100×59×20 mm)), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs DigitalLens) and takes slightly lower resolution photos (4.9 MP vs 9.7 MP).

Samsung PL210

Samsung PL210
7 years newer

Significant advantages of the PL210 (vs the S5R)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 1.6"
  • Much better wide angle: 27 mm vs 35 mm
  • Much smaller: Super compact (100×59×20 mm) vs Compact (92×58×33 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the PL210 (vs the S5R)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the PL210 and S5R

  • Very small: Super compact (100×59×20 mm) vs Compact (92×58×33 mm)
  • Very light: 148 g vs 205 g
  • Thin: 0.8" vs 1.3"