Updated (January, 2014): Compare the Fujifilm FinePix XP70 vs Olympus TG-820 iHS

Olympus TG-820

Winner
Olympus TG-820 iHS

76

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Fujifilm FinePix XP60

70

Fujifilm FinePix XP60

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Reasons to buy the Olympus TG-820

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,030k dots
Size
Really small
Compact 96x63x23 mm
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Macro focus
Great macro
1 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix XP60

Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
10 fps
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
 
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differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm XP60

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Image stabilization Better image stabilization Lens vs Sensor shift
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Less risk of blur
Continuous shooting Shoots faster 10 fps vs 5 fps
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2x faster continuous shooting
Lowest price Slightly cheaper $169.00 vs $189.99
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The best price we've seen is $21 cheaper (more than 10% less)
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Advantages of the Olympus TG-820

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Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 1,030k dots vs 230k dots
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Around 4.5x higher resolution screen
Macro focus Much better macro capability 1 cm vs 9 cm
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Focus on subjects 9x closer to the lens
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.7"
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More than 10% larger screen
Size Smaller 96x63x23 mm vs 104x67x26 mm
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More than 20% smaller
Weight Lighter 155 g vs 183 g
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Around 20% lighter
Battery life Slightly longer battery life 220 shots vs 200 shots
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10% more shots per battery charge
Thickness Thinner 0.9" vs 1"
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More than 10% thinner
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recommendations

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

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              3D Both can take 3D photos, many cameras like these don't Help
              View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
              HDR In-camera HDR Help
              Combines multiple exposures
              Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
              Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
              Sensor type Better sensor types Help
              Better in low light
              Waterproof Waterproof Help
              Great at the beach
              Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
              4 seconds
              Aperture Very narrow widest aperture size Help
              f/3.9
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              28 mm
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              5x

              Compared to recent waterproof cameras

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
              Usually standard
              GPS No built-in GPS Help
              Missing geo-tagging
              Screen type No OLED screens Help
              LCD
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic
              Battery life Few shots per battery charge Help
              XP60:200 shots
              TG-820:220 shots
              High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Olympus Tough TG-830 iHS

              Olympus Tough TG-830 iHS

              Waterproof

              $229 - $299

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              GPS Has a built-in GPS
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Olympus TG-630 iHS

              Olympus TG-630 iHS

              Waterproof

              $149

              Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
              Nikon Coolpix AW110

              Nikon Coolpix AW110

              Waterproof

              $212

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Screen type Has an OLED screen
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Light sensitivity Slightly lower maximum light sensitivity
              Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

              Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

              Waterproof

              $229

              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Wide angle Has a significantly wider wide angle lens
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Olympus TG-620

              Olympus TG-620

              Waterproof

              $184

              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Canon PowerShot D20

              Canon PowerShot D20

              Waterproof

              $239 - $300

              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Supports 24p Records movies in 24p
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

              GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

              Waterproof

              Aperture Has a significantly wider aperture
              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              HDR Lacks a built in HDR feature
              Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas

              Fujifilm FinePix XP60 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix XP70

              Fujifilm FinePix XP70

              Waterproof

              $157 - $260

              Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
              Nikon Coolpix S32

              Nikon Coolpix S32

              Waterproof

              $107 - $188

              Aperture Wider aperture
              Macro focus Better macro capability
              Size Much larger
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Fujifilm FinePix XP200

              Fujifilm FinePix XP200

              Waterproof

              $203

              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
              Size Significantly larger
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
              Panasonic Lumix TS25

              Panasonic Lumix TS25

              Waterproof

              $148 - $180

              Size Smaller
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Movie format Lower resolution movies
              Fujifilm FinePix XP50

              Fujifilm FinePix XP50

              Waterproof

              $200

              Battery life Slightly longer battery life
              Size Slightly smaller
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Continuous shooting Shoots significantly slower

              Olympus TG-820 iHS Competitors

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              Disadvantages

              Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS

              Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS

              Waterproof

              $350 - $448

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Screen type Has an OLED screen
              Size Significantly larger
              3D Doesn't take 3D photos
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4

              Panasonic Lumix TS4

              Waterproof

              $200

              Aperture Wider aperture
              GPS Has a GPS
              Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
              Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor

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