Olympus TG310

Winner
Olympus TG-310

62

vs

Fujifilm FinePix XP20

54

Fujifilm FinePix XP20

Runner-up
     
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus TG310

Size
Really small
Compact 96x63x22 mm
Macro focus
Great macro
2 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix XP20

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
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)
Macro focus Much better macro capability 2 cm vs 9 cm
Help
Focus on subjects 4.5x closer to the lens
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 54

vs

62 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
        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"
        Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
        28 mm
        Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
        720p @ 30fps
        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
        Thickness Thin Help
        0.9"
        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
        High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
        Not supported

        competitors

        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Fujifilm FinePix XP50

        Fujifilm FinePix XP50

        Waterproof

        $200

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
        Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
        Size Is slightly larger
        Fujifilm FinePix XP70

        Fujifilm FinePix XP70

        Waterproof

        $150 - $260

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
        Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
        Size Is slightly larger
        Fujifilm FinePix XP30

        Fujifilm FinePix XP30

        Waterproof

        $190

        GPS Has a built-in GPS
        Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
        Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
        Fujifilm FinePix XP100

        Fujifilm FinePix XP100

        Waterproof

        $210

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Continuous shooting Shoots faster continuously
        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

        Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

        Waterproof

        $229

        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Wide angle Has a significantly wider wide angle lens
        Thickness Is thicker
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Olympus Stylus Tough 6020

        Olympus Stylus Tough 6020

        Waterproof

        Weight Is slightly lighter
        Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture
        Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20

        Panasonic Lumix TS20

        Waterproof

        $154

        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Size Is slightly smaller
        Macro focus Slightly worse macro focusing
        Aperture Has a slightly narrower aperture

        Fujifilm FinePix XP20 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Fujifilm FinePix XP60

        Fujifilm FinePix XP60

        Waterproof

        $169 - $180

        3D Takes 3D photos
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Size Larger
        Weight Heavier
        Fujifilm FinePix XP10

        Fujifilm FinePix XP10

        Waterproof

        $190

        Size Smaller
        Weight Lighter
        Wide angle Much worse wide angle
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

        GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

        Waterproof

        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Wide angle Much better wide angle
        Built-in flash No built-in flash
        Image stabilization No image stabilization
        Nikon Coolpix S3300

        Nikon Coolpix S3300

        Compact

        $92

        Size Smaller
        Aperture Wider aperture
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Waterproof Not waterproof

        Olympus TG-310 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Olympus Stylus Tough-3000

        Olympus Stylus Tough-3000

        Waterproof

        Size Slightly larger
        Olympus TG-320

        Olympus Tough TG-320

        Waterproof

        $162

        3D Takes 3D photos
        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Continuous shooting Shoots slower
        Macro focus Slightly worse macro capability
        Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

        Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

        Super zoom

        $198

        Zoom Much more zoom
        External mic jack Has an external mic jack
        Size Much larger
        Thickness Much thicker
        Olympus TG-820 iHS

        Olympus TG-820

        Waterproof

        $190

        Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
        3D Takes 3D photos
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
        Nikon Coolpix AW100

        Nikon Coolpix AW100

        Waterproof

        $129 - $300

        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Size Larger

        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