As well as being compared against other compacts, the Olympus FE-370 is also often compared to travel zooms. The Olympus FE-370's top rivals come from Olympus (such as the FE-340) and Sony (such as the CyberShot DSC-W730)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Olympus FE-370 compared to other compact competitors include: it is slightly smaller (compact (95×57×25 mm) vs compact (105×61×37 mm)), has better image stabilization (sensor shift vs none) and is thinner (1" vs 1.5").

Olympus FE-340

Olympus FE-340
7 months older

Significant advantages of the FE-340 (vs the FE-370)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the FE-340 (vs the FE-370)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Sensor shift

common strengths of the FE-340 and FE-370

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Compact (97×58×23 mm) vs Compact (95×57×25 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1"

Samsung TL100

Samsung TL100
4 months newer

Significant advantages of the TL100 (vs the FE-370)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the TL100 (vs the FE-370)

  • Significantly larger: Compact (105×61×37 mm) vs Compact (95×57×25 mm)
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Digital
    vs
    1. Sensor shift
  • Much thicker: 1.5" vs 1"

common strengths of the TL100 and FE-370

  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, compared to travel zoom competitors the Olympus FE-370 has a much narrower wide angle lens (36 mm vs 25 mm), has worse image stabilization (sensor shift vs lens), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (1,000 ISO vs 3,200 ISO), is older (august 2008 vs january 2013) and is slightly heavier (168 g vs 122 g).

Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

Sony CyberShot DSC-W730
4 years newer
$138

Significant advantages of the DSC-W730 (vs the FE-370)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 36 mm
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Sensor shift

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W730 (vs the FE-370)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W730 and FE-370

  • Very small: Super compact (93×52×23 mm) vs Compact (95×57×25 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1"
  • Very light: 122 g vs 168 g