vs

Fujifilm FinePix JZ100

53

Fujifilm FinePix JZ100

Runner-up
     
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix S3100

Size
Really small
Ultra compact 93x57x18 mm
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Thickness
Thin
0.7"
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix JZ100

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
25 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
 
Differences | Recommendations | Cast your vote | Similarities | Competitors | Appearance | Discussion

differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm JZ100

Report a correction
Aperture Wider aperture f/2.9 vs f/3.2
Help
At its widest zoom, the JZ100's lens captures marginally more light (0.3 f-stops)
Macro focus Significantly better macro capability 5 cm vs 10 cm
Help
Focus on subjects 2x closer to the lens
Image stabilization Better image stabilization Lens vs Sensor shift
Help
Less risk of blur
Wide angle Slightly better wide angle 25 mm vs 26 mm
Help
Almost the same
Zoom Slightly more zoom 8x vs 5x
Help
More than 2.5x more zoom
Longest exposure Slightly longer exposures 8s vs 4s
Help
2x longer exposures
Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 Learn more about
the Fujifilm JZ100

Advantages of the Nikon S3100

Report a correction
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
Help
Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Size Smaller 93x57x18 mm vs 100x56x24 mm
Help
Around 30% smaller
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 3,200 ISO vs 1,600 ISO
Help
The S3100's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Thickness Thinner 0.7" vs 0.9"
Help
More than 20% thinner
Weight Slightly lighter 118 g vs 129 g
Help
Around 10% lighter
Nikon Coolpix S3100 Learn more about
the Nikon S3100
vs

recommendations

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

Snapsort Recommends
Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 53
Retailer
    Style
      Color
        You save

        vs

        57 Nikon Coolpix S3100 Nikon Coolpix S3100

        similarities

        Compared to recent compacts

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Size Fairly small Help
        JZ100:100x56x24 mm
        S3100:93x57x18 mm
        Weight Light weight Help
        JZ100:129 g
        S3100:118 g
        Thickness Thin Help
        JZ100:0.9"
        S3100:0.7"
        Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
        CCD
        Supports RAW No RAW support Help
        Less editing fidelity
        Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
        JZ100:1.2 fps
        S3100:0.7 fps
        HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
        You could do HDR manually
        Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
        230k dots
        Screen size Very small screens Help
        2.7"
        High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
        Not supported
        Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
        720p @ 30fps

        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Nikon Coolpix S3300

        Nikon Coolpix S3300

        Compact

        $101

        Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
        Nikon Coolpix L27

        Nikon Coolpix L27

        Compact

        $64

        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier

        Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon IXUS 117 HS

        Canon IXUS 117 HS

        Compact

        Supports 24p Supports 24p
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Wide angle Worse wide angle
        Zoom Slightly less zoom
        Olympus VR-350

        Olympus VR-350

        Travel zoom

        3D Takes 3D photos
        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Size Larger
        Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
        Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

        Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

        Travel zoom

        $100 - $138

        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Size Smaller
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Longest exposure Shorter max exposures
        Canon PowerShot A3500 IS

        Canon PowerShot A3500 IS

        Compact

        $97

        Screen size Larger screen
        Size Smaller
        Wide angle Worse wide angle
        Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
        Canon PowerShot ELPH 320 HS

        Canon ELPH 320 HS

        Compact

        $150 - $250

        Supports 24p Supports 24p
        Screen size Significantly larger screen
        Zoom Slightly less zoom
        Weight Heavier

        Nikon Coolpix S3100 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Nikon Coolpix S2600

        Nikon Coolpix S2600

        Compact

        $169

        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
        Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH25

        Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH25

        Travel zoom

        $141

        Macro focus Significantly better macro capability
        Image stabilization Better image stabilization
        Size Larger
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Canon PowerShot A2200

        Canon PowerShot A2200

        Compact

        $74

        Aperture Wider aperture
        Macro focus Much better macro capability
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Nikon Coolpix 3200

        Nikon Coolpix 3200

        Compact

        Aperture Wider aperture
        Macro focus Significantly better macro capability
        Wide angle Much worse wide angle
        Screen size Much smaller screen
        Nikon Coolpix S3600

        Nikon Coolpix S3600

        Travel zoom

        $97

        Macro focus Much better macro capability
        Image stabilization Better image stabilization
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Size Slightly larger

        appearance

        Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 Nikon Coolpix S3100
        Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 Nikon Coolpix S3100
        Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 Nikon Coolpix S3100

        discussion

        Fujifilm FinePix JZ100
        FinePix JZ100
        Fujifilm

        Report a correction
        Nikon Coolpix S3100
        Coolpix S3100
        Nikon

        Report a correction

        Showing 0 comments