Updated (January 2011): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS vs Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR vs Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Winner
Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR

62

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

54

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR

Large screen
Screen size
3"
High ISO
Light sensitivity
12,800 ISO
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
Great battery life
Battery life
400 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.7
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR.

competitors

Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR Competitors

Fujifilm FinePix S6000fd

Fujifilm FinePix S6000fd

Pro digicam

Sensor size Larger sensor
Screen size Much smaller screen
Fujifilm FinePix S9200

Fujifilm FinePix S9200

Super zoom

$365

Battery life Significantly longer battery life
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Super zoom

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Battery life Significantly shorter battery life

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS Competitors

Nikon Coolpix P100

Nikon Coolpix P100

Super zoom

$489

Screen size Much larger screen
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Travel zoom

$254

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$431 - $449

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

discussion

Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR
FinePix HS20 EXR
Fujifilm

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Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
PowerShot SX30 IS
Canon

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Showing 5 comments

Skhoiri (1:45 PM, November 17, 2011)
fujifilm hs20 is the winner....
i'm fuji guys...
fujifilm hs20 is amazing...
the perfect camera...
 
Avatar for Knight4Christ Knight4Christ (6:06 AM, September 09, 2011)
Fuji is not the winner, the HS20 is a dust magnet, UNDER the lens, got a lot of dust in a month, and turning off the sound locks out the flash.

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Pacarca (8:21 PM, July 25, 2011)
""fujiiiiii""
 
Random (1:47 PM, June 29, 2011)
@12a95290e12078566009e9cdf95a5ba4:disqus if you are looking for better Image quality I would recommend Fujifilm.
 
Anne (0:17 PM, June 26, 2011)
I really want to buy one of this two. I care a lot about good quality and good colour photographs, and not so much about video. Which should I buy?