Updated (January, 2013): Compare the Fujifilm FinePix S4200 vs Fujifilm FinePix S4800

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Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S4000

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Great viewfinder
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Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S4500

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
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differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm S4000

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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
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen 460k dots vs 230k dots
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2x higher resolution screen
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Advantages of the Fujifilm S4500

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Snapsort is not aware of any important advantages of the Fujifilm S4500 vs the Fujifilm S4000.
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recommendations

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

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              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Viewfinder Both have digital viewfinders Help
              Digital
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              S4000:$157.79
              S4500:$158.99
              Thickness Quite thick Help
              3.9"
              Weight Heavy Help
              S4000:540 g
              S4500:543 g
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Light sensitivity (boost) Poor boost ISO Help
              6,400 ISO
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              1.2 fps
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              1,600 ISO
              Size Large Help
              S4000:118x80x99 mm
              S4500:118x81x100 mm
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              720p @ 30fps

              Compared to recent super zooms

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              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
              3D Neither camera can take 3D photos Help
              No 3d support
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Image stabilization Poor image stabilization Help
              Sensor shift
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix S4800

              Fujifilm FinePix S4800

              Super zoom

              $129

              3D Captures 3D images
              Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
              Sony CyberShot DSC-H200

              Sony CyberShot DSC-H200

              Super zoom

              $188 - $237

              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Image stabilization Has better image stabilization
              Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
              Nikon Coolpix L320

              Nikon Coolpix L320

              Super zoom

              $172

              Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
              Size Is slightly smaller
              Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
              Fujifilm FinePix SL300

              Fujifilm FinePix SL300

              Super zoom

              $150

              External flash Supports an external flash
              Nikon Coolpix L810

              Nikon Coolpix L810

              Super zoom

              $135

              Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
              Size Is slightly smaller
              Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
              Fujifilm FinePix S4200

              Fujifilm FinePix S4200

              Super zoom

              $260

              Fujifilm FinePix S2950

              Fujifilm FinePix S2950

              Super zoom

              Size Is slightly smaller
              Thickness Is thinner
              Wide angle Has a significantly narrower wide angle lens
              Zoom Has slightly less zoom

              Fujifilm FinePix S4000 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Nikon Coolpix L120

              Nikon Coolpix L120

              Super zoom

              $248

              Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
              Size Smaller
              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Zoom Less zoom
              Fujifilm FinePix S3400

              Fujifilm FinePix S3400

              Super zoom

              Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
              Zoom Slightly less zoom
              Fujifilm FinePix SL1000

              Fujifilm FinePix SL1000

              Super zoom

              $252 - $305

              Zoom Significantly more zoom
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Size Larger
              Thickness Thicker

              Fujifilm FinePix S4500 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix S4600

              Fujifilm FinePix S4600

              Super zoom

              $130

              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Continuous shooting Shoots faster
              Size Larger
              Zoom Slightly less zoom
              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Nikon Coolpix L820

              Super zoom

              $160 - $279

              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Viewfinder No viewfinder
              Longest exposure Slightly shorter max exposures

              appearance

              Fujifilm FinePix S4000 Fujifilm FinePix S4500
              Fujifilm FinePix S4000 Fujifilm FinePix S4500
              Fujifilm FinePix S4000 Fujifilm FinePix S4500

              discussion

              Fujifilm FinePix S4000
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              Fujifilm FinePix S4500
              FinePix S4500
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