The Samsung Digimax 350SE is mostly gets compared to travel zooms and compacts. The Samsung Digimax 350SE's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix S7000) and Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-T100)

Competitor classes

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung 350SE compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.6 vs f/3.4) and has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has slightly less zoom (3x vs 20x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (34 mm vs 25 mm), has a much smaller screen (1.5" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (120k dots vs 460k dots) and is much larger (mid size (114×70×50 mm) vs compact (99×60×27 mm)).

Nikon Coolpix S7000

Nikon Coolpix S7000
13 years newer
$320

Significant advantages of the S7000 (vs the 350SE)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 34 mm
  • Much smaller: Compact (99×60×27 mm) vs Mid size (114×70×50 mm)
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the S7000 (vs the 350SE)

  • Narrower aperture: f/3.4 vs f/2.6
  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the S7000 and 350SE

  • None found

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung 350SE compared to compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.6 vs f/3.5), has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second).

However, on average it has a much smaller screen (1.5" vs 3"), is much larger (mid size (114×70×50 mm) vs super compact (92×59×22 mm)), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), takes significantly lower resolution photos (3.1 MP vs 8 MP) and slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100
5 years newer
$636

Significant advantages of the DSC-T100 (vs the 350SE)

  • Much smaller: Super compact (92×59×22 mm) vs Mid size (114×70×50 mm)
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 1.5"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T100 (vs the 350SE)

  • Narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.6
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second
  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the DSC-T100 and 350SE

  • Each has a built-in flash