Updated (February 2011): Compare the Fujifilm FinePix HS10 vs Nikon Coolpix P500

Nikon Coolpix P500 vs Fujifilm FinePix HS10

Winner
Nikon Coolpix P500

54

Fujifilm FinePix HS10

51

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P500

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
920k dots
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/5000 of a second
Large screen
Screen size
3"
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix HS10

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
1,000 fps
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Longest exposure
Long exposures
30 seconds
Screen size
Large screen
3"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Fujifilm FinePix HS10.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix P500.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix P500 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Super zoom

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500

Super zoom

$199 - $257

Battery life Much longer battery life
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix P510

Nikon Coolpix P510

Super zoom

$364

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
GPS Has a GPS
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies

Fujifilm FinePix HS10 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1

Super zoom

$600

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Size Smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Sony Alpha DSLR-A350

Sony Alpha DSLR-A350

Entry-level DSLR

Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Size Smaller
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS20 EXR

Super zoom

$700

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies

discussion

Nikon Coolpix P500
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Fujifilm FinePix HS10
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Showing 4 comments

Avatar for barry barry (11:09 PM, April 28, 2013)
reasons being (liking hs10)


more rugged
rubber grips
better images imo
panorama
manual lens control
raw
flash
love fujis
other stuff cant think now its late .
 
Avatar for barry barry (11:06 PM, April 28, 2013)
owned both prefer hs10 personally .
 
Avatar for Sanjay Nilugal Sanjay Nilugal (10:56 AM, April 18, 2011)
i like Hs10 btr..
looks like a camera atleast unlike p500 ;)
n advantages of high speed video n external flash n raw pics !!
u cant omit them ...
 
ramy azeez (6:05 PM, February 28, 2011)
i like booth cameras