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

Nikon Coolpix P500 vs Fujifilm FinePix HS10

Winner
Nikon Coolpix P500

66

Fujifilm FinePix HS10

64

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
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix HS10

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/2.8
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Longest exposure
Long exposures
30 seconds
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard

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

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon Coolpix P600

Nikon Coolpix P600

Super zoom

$700

Battery life Much longer battery life
Zoom More zoom
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Nikon Coolpix P520

Nikon Coolpix P520

Super zoom

$337

Aperture Wider aperture
GPS Has a GPS
Wide angle Worse wide angle

Fujifilm FinePix HS10 Competitors

Fujifilm FinePix HS25 EXR

Fujifilm FinePix HS25 EXR

Super zoom

$299

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Lowest price Significantly cheaper
Size Slightly larger
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III

Super zoom

$1,398

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Aperture Wider aperture
Weight Significantly heavier
Fujifilm FinePix S6000fd

Fujifilm FinePix S6000fd

Pro digicam

Sensor size Larger sensor
Image stabilization No image stabilization

discussion

Nikon Coolpix P500
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