Olympus TG310

Winner
Olympus TG-310

64

vs

Fujifilm FinePix XP20

56

Fujifilm FinePix XP20

Runner-up
     
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus TG310

Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Size
Really small
Compact 96x63x22 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Sensor shift
Macro focus
Great macro
2 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix XP20

Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Size
Really small
Compact 99x67x23 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Sensor shift
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 
Differences | Recommendations | Cast your vote | Similarities | Competitors | Appearance | Discussion

differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm XP20

Report a correction
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
Help
Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 3,200 ISO vs 1,600 ISO
Help
The XP20's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Fujifilm FinePix XP20 Learn more about
the Fujifilm XP20

Advantages of the Olympus TG310

Report a correction
Macro focus Much better macro capability 2 cm vs 9 cm
Help
Focus on subjects 4.5x closer to the lens
Aperture Wider aperture f/3.5 vs f/3.9
Help
At its widest zoom, the TG310's lens captures marginally more light (0.3 f-stops)
Size Smaller 96x63x22 mm vs 99x67x23 mm
Help
More than 10% smaller
Continuous shooting Shoots faster 5.9 fps vs 0.8 fps
Help
Around 7.5x faster continuous shooting
Thickness Slightly thinner 0.9" vs 0.9"
Help
Around 10% thinner
Weight Slightly lighter 155 g vs 162 g
Help
Almost the same
Olympus TG-310 Learn more about
the Olympus TG310
vs

recommendations

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

Snapsort Recommends
Fujifilm FinePix XP20 Fujifilm FinePix XP20 56
Retailer
    Style
      Color
        You save

        vs

        64 Olympus TG310 Olympus TG-310
        Retailer
          Style
            Color
              You save

              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Waterproof Waterproof Help
              Great at the beach
              Thickness Thin Help
              0.9"
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              $149.00
              Sensor type Lower-end sensor types Help
              CCD
              Supports RAW No RAW support Help
              Less editing fidelity
              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
              Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
              28 mm
              Aperture Very narrow widest aperture size Help
              XP20:f/3.9
              TG310:f/3.5
              Zoom Poor zoom Help
              XP20:5x
              TG310:3.6x

              Compared to recent waterproof cameras

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
              Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
              Usually standard
              Size Fairly small Help
              XP20:99x67x23 mm
              TG310:96x63x22 mm
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              Sensor shift
              GPS No built-in GPS Help
              Missing geo-tagging
              External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
              Limited to the in-camera mic

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix XP60

              Fujifilm FinePix XP60

              Waterproof

              $169 - $180

              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Image stabilization Has better image stabilization
              Weight Is slightly heavier
              Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
              Olympus TG-320

              Olympus Tough TG-320

              Waterproof

              3D Captures 3D images
              Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life
              Fujifilm FinePix XP30

              Fujifilm FinePix XP30

              Waterproof

              $155 - $200

              GPS Has a built-in GPS
              Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
              Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

              Fujifilm FinePix XP20 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix XP50

              Fujifilm FinePix XP50

              Waterproof

              $215

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Size Slightly larger
              Thickness Slightly thicker
              Fujifilm FinePix XP10

              Fujifilm FinePix XP10

              Waterproof

              $379

              Size Smaller
              Weight Lighter
              Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Fujifilm FinePix XP70

              Fujifilm FinePix XP70

              Waterproof

              $130 - $240

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Size Larger
              Weight Heavier
              Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

              Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

              Boutique

              $749 - $799

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Size Much larger
              Weight Much heavier
              Samsung NX2000

              Samsung NX2000

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $250 - $339 with 20-50mm lens

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Built-in flash No built-in flash
              Size Much larger

              Olympus TG-310 Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Ricoh Pentax GR Limited Edition

              Ricoh Pentax GR Limited Edition

              Boutique

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Size Much larger
              Olympus Tough TG-810

              Olympus Tough TG-810

              Waterproof

              $299 - $329

              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Screen size Larger screen
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Size Larger
              Olympus VH-520

              Olympus VH-520

              Travel zoom

              $89

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Macro focus Significantly worse macro capability
              Waterproof Not waterproof
              Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

              Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

              Waterproof

              $319

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Size Significantly larger
              Weight Significantly heavier
              Olympus TG-630 iHS

              Olympus TG-630 iHS

              Waterproof

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Aperture Narrower aperture
              Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower

              appearance

              Fujifilm FinePix XP20 Olympus TG-310
              Fujifilm FinePix XP20 Olympus TG-310
              Fujifilm FinePix XP20 Olympus TG-310

              discussion

              Fujifilm FinePix XP20
              FinePix XP20
              Fujifilm

              Report a correction
              Olympus TG-310
              TG310
              Olympus

              Report a correction

              Showing 0 comments