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

49

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

43

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR

Large screen
Screen size
3"
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
320 fps
High ISO
Light sensitivity
12,800 ISO
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens

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 HS25 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS25 EXR

Super zoom

$549

3D Takes 3D photos
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Supports RAW No RAW support
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$589 - $749 body only

$499 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Fujifilm FinePix HS30 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS30 EXR

Super zoom

$500

3D Takes 3D photos
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS Competitors

Canon Powershot SX40

Canon Powershot SX40

Super zoom

$298

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$340 - $469

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Nikon Coolpix L330

Nikon Coolpix L330

Super zoom

$170

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization

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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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?