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Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S2950

Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD

We are not aware of any reasons to consider buying the Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD over the Fujifilm FinePix S2950.
 
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Advantages of the Fujifilm S2950

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Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
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Advantages of the Fujifilm S2900HD

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        similarities

        Compared to recent digicams

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Viewfinder Both have digital viewfinders Help
        Digital
        Thickness Quite thick Help
        3.2"
        Weight Heavy Help
        437 g
        Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
        CCD
        Light sensitivity (boost) Poor boost ISO Help
        6,400 ISO
        Supports RAW No RAW support Help
        Less editing fidelity
        HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
        You could do HDR manually
        Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
        1.2 fps
        Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
        1,600 ISO
        Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
        230k dots
        Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
        720p @ 30fps
        Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
        28 mm
        Size Large Help
        Prosumer size 110x73x81 mm

        Compared to recent super zooms

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Size Fairly small Help
        Prosumer size 110x73x81 mm
        Weight Light weight Help
        437 g
        Thickness Thin Help
        3.2"
        External flash No external flash support Help
        Less expandable
        External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
        Limited to the in-camera mic
        Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
        Less flexible
        Zoom Poor zoom Help
        18x
        Image stabilization Poor image stabilization Help
        Sensor shift

        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Fujifilm FinePix S4000

        Fujifilm FinePix S4000

        Super zoom

        $173

        Zoom Has slightly more zoom
        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Fujifilm FinePix S4500

        Fujifilm FinePix S4500

        Super zoom

        $300

        Zoom Has slightly more zoom
        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
        Thickness Is thicker
        Kodak EasyShare Z981

        Kodak EasyShare Z981

        Super zoom

        Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
        Image stabilization Has better image stabilization
        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Fujifilm FinePix S3300

        Fujifilm FinePix S3300

        Super zoom

        $275

        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
        Thickness Is thicker
        Fujifilm FinePix S1600

        Fujifilm FinePix S1600

        Super zoom

        Weight Is slightly lighter
        Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity
        Canon PowerShot SX150 IS

        Canon PowerShot SX150 IS

        Travel zoom

        $130

        Size Is slightly smaller
        Image stabilization Has better image stabilization
        Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
        Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
        Fujifilm FinePix S4200

        Fujifilm FinePix S4200

        Super zoom

        $230

        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier

        Fujifilm FinePix S2950 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Nikon Coolpix L120

        Nikon Coolpix L120

        Super zoom

        $257

        Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Nikon Coolpix L810

        Nikon Coolpix L810

        Super zoom

        $190

        Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
        3D Takes 3D photos
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Fujifilm FinePix S1800

        Fujifilm FinePix S1800

        Super zoom

        Weight Lighter
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO
        Fujifilm FinePix S4800

        Fujifilm FinePix S4800

        Super zoom

        $145

        3D Takes 3D photos
        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Size Larger
        Viewfinder No viewfinder

        Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Nikon D3100

        Nikon D3100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $285 body only

        $427 with 18-55mm lens

        Sensor size Much larger sensor
        Autofocus Faster autofocus
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Size Larger
        Fujifilm FinePix S8200

        Fujifilm FinePix S8200

        Super zoom

        $190 - $215

        3D Takes 3D photos
        Zoom Significantly more zoom
        Size Significantly larger
        Weight Significantly heavier
        Fujifilm FinePix S8600

        Fujifilm FinePix S8600

        Super zoom

        $229 - $264

        Zoom More zoom
        External mic jack Has an external mic jack
        Macro focus Much worse macro capability
        Viewfinder No viewfinder
        Nikon Coolpix S3600

        Nikon Coolpix S3600

        Travel zoom

        $87

        Size Significantly smaller
        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Screen size Smaller screen

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