Canon PowerShot A3300 IS vs Fujifilm FinePix AX300

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Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

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Fujifilm FinePix AX300

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Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot A3300 IS

Large screen
Screen size
3"
Really small
Size
Compact (95×57×24 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Light-weight
Weight
149 g
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix AX300

Size
Really small
Compact (93×60×28 mm)

galleries

Explore our gallery of 23 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot A3300 IS.
Explore our gallery of 1 sample photo taken by the Fujifilm FinePix AX300.

differences

Advantages of the Canon A3300 IS

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Wide angle
Much better wide angle
28 mm vs 33 mm
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Around 20% better wide angle
Macro focus
Much better macro capability
3.0 cm vs 10.0 cm
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Focus on subjects 3.3x closer to the lens
Image stabilization
Better image stabilization
  1. Lens
vs
  1. Digital
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Less risk of blur
Screen size
Significantly larger screen
3" vs 2.7"
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More than 10% larger screen
Aperture
Wider aperture
f/2.8 vs f/3.3
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At its widest zoom, the A3300 IS's lens captures marginally more light (0.5 f-stops)
Size
Smaller
95×57×24 mm vs 93×60×28 mm
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Around 20% smaller
Thickness
Thinner
1" vs 1.1"
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More than 10% thinner
Weight
Lighter
149 g vs 168 g
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More than 10% lighter
Fastest shutter speed
Faster max shutter speed
1/1600s vs 1/1400s
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More than 10% faster max shutter speed
Longest exposure
Longer exposures
15s vs 8s
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Around 90% longer exposures
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Advantages of the Fujifilm AX300

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Light sensitivity (boost)
Has boost ISO
3,200 ISO vs None
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Allows taking photos in darker situations, often at the cost of additional noise in the image
Lowest price
Slightly cheaper
$151.85 vs $189.00
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The best price we've seen is $37 cheaper (around 20% less)
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recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent compacts, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Common Weaknesses
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              A3300 IS1/1600s
              AX3001/1400s
              Waterproof Not waterproof Help
              Stay on land
              Light sensitivity (boost) One has boost ISO Help
              A3300 ISNone
              AX3003,200 ISO
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
              You could stitch photos in post
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              1,600 ISO
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Macro focus Poor macro capabilities Help
              A3300 IS3.0 cm
              AX30010.0 cm
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              720p @ 30fps
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              A3300 IS28 mm
              AX30033 mm
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              230k dots
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              5x

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon ELPH 100 HS

              Canon ELPH 100 HS

              Compact

              $144

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Size Is slightly smaller

              Canon PowerShot A3300 IS Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot A3200 IS

              Canon PowerShot A3200 IS

              Compact

              $154

              Lowest price Slightly cheaper
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

              Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

              Entry-level DSLR

              $372 body only

              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
              Size Much larger
              Movie format Does not take movies
              Nikon Coolpix S3300

              Nikon Coolpix S3300

              Compact

              $160

              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Size Smaller
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

              Travel zoom

              $109 - $188

              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Macro focus Significantly better macro capability
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Canon PowerShot A2500

              Canon PowerShot A2500

              Compact

              $167

              Size Smaller
              Weight Lighter
              Screen size Significantly smaller screen

              Fujifilm FinePix AX300 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix S610

              Nikon Coolpix S610

              Compact

              $148

              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Macro focus Much better macro capability
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH3

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH3

              Compact

              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Image stabilization Better image stabilization
              Fujifilm FinePix AX350

              Fujifilm FinePix AX350

              Compact

              $95

              Lowest price Cheaper
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

              Travel zoom

              $119

              Wide angle Much better wide angle
              Image stabilization Better image stabilization
              Longest exposure Shorter max exposures
              Canon PowerShot A800

              Canon PowerShot A800

              Compact

              $200

              Macro focus Much better macro capability
              Aperture Wider aperture
              Wide angle Much worse wide angle
              Image stabilization No image stabilization

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