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Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix AX650

Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Battery life
Great battery life
420 shots
Macro focus
Great macro
1 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Epson PhotoPC 550

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.8
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel
 
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differences

Advantages of the Epson PhotoPC 550

Aperture Wider aperture f/2.8 vs f/3.3
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At its widest zoom, the PhotoPC 550's lens captures marginally more light (0.5 f-stops)
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Tunnel vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
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Advantages of the Fujifilm AX650

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Built-in flash Built-in flash Yes vs No
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A built-in flash is useful for taking indoor shots where there is little light
Wide angle Much better wide angle 33 mm vs 43 mm
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More than 20% better wide angle
True resolution Much higher true resolution 9.7 MP vs 0.3 MP
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Capture more than 31.5x more detail in your photos
Macro focus Much better macro capability 1 cm vs 10 cm
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Focus on subjects 10x closer to the lens
Image stabilization Image stabilization Digital vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Movie format Shoots movies 720p @ 30fps vs None
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Shoots HD (720p) video as well as still pictures
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 3,200 ISO vs 100 ISO
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The AX650's maximum light sensitivity is 5 f-stops better
Sensor size Larger sensor 1/2.3" 6.2x4.6mm vs 1/3" 4.8x3.6mm
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More than 60% larger sensor
Size Slightly smaller 93x60x27 mm vs 107x67x37 mm
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More than 40% smaller
Thickness Slightly thinner 1.1" vs 1.5"
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More than 20% thinner
Longest exposure Slightly longer exposures 8s vs 1/4s
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32x longer exposures
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        similarities

        Compared to recent digicams

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Weight Light weight Help
        PhotoPC 550:170 g
        AX650:168 g
        Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
        CCD
        Supports RAW No RAW support Help
        Less editing fidelity
        Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
        PhotoPC 550:43 mm
        AX650:33 mm
        Image stabilization One has image stabilization Help
        PhotoPC 550:None
        AX650:Digital
        Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
        Less flexible
        Movie format One shoots movies Help
        PhotoPC 550:None
        AX650:720p @ 30fps
        Zoom Poor zoom Help
        PhotoPC 550:1x
        AX650:5x

        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon PowerShot A2500

        Canon PowerShot A2500

        Compact

        $137

        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
        Battery life Has a much shorter battery life
        Canon PowerShot A2600

        Canon PowerShot A2600

        Compact

        $100 - $102

        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
        Battery life Has a much shorter battery life
        Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing

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        Canon PowerShot A410

        Compact

        $300

        Built-in flash Built-in flash
        Macro focus Much better macro capability
        Weight Slightly heavier
        Olympus FE-270

        Olympus FE-270

        Compact

        Built-in flash Built-in flash
        True resolution Much higher true resolution
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
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        Fujifilm FinePix A210 Zoom

        Digicam

        Built-in flash Built-in flash
        Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Size Slightly larger
        Canon Rebel T4i

        Canon Rebel T4i

        Entry-level DSLR

        $525 - $700 body only

        $845 - $950 with 18-135mm lens

        Sensor size Much larger sensor
        Built-in flash Built-in flash
        Size Significantly larger
        Weight Much heavier
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        Fujifilm MX-500

        Digicam

        Built-in flash Built-in flash
        Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Size Slightly larger

        Fujifilm FinePix AX650 Competitors

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        Disadvantages

        Nikon Coolpix L28

        Nikon Coolpix L28

        Compact

        $70 - $88

        Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
        Screen size Larger screen
        Macro focus Much worse macro capability
        Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
        Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

        Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

        Travel zoom

        $107

        Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
        Aperture Slightly wider aperture
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Battery life Much shorter battery life
        Canon PowerShot A1400

        Canon PowerShot A1400

        Compact

        $189

        Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
        Aperture Wider aperture
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Battery life Much shorter battery life
        Fujifilm Finepix JX500

        Fujifilm Finepix JX500

        Compact

        $74

        Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
        Weight Lighter
        Macro focus Much worse macro capability
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Panasonic Lumix FH10

        Panasonic Lumix FH10

        Ultra compact

        $120

        Wide angle Much better wide angle
        Aperture Wider aperture
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Battery life Significantly shorter battery life

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