Samsung WB150F

Tie
Samsung WB150F

36

vs

Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD

34

Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD

Tie
     

Reasons to buy the Samsung WB150F

In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD

Macro focus
Great macro
2 cm
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
 

differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm S2900HD

Report a correction
Macro focus
Significantly better macro capability
2 cm vs 5 cm
Help
Focus on subjects 2.5x closer to the lens
Aperture
Slightly wider aperture
f/3.1 vs f/3.2
Help
At its widest zoom, the S2900HD's lens captures marginally more light (0.1 f-stops)
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Digital vs None
Help
A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD Learn more about
the Fujifilm S2900HD

Advantages of the Samsung WB150F

Report a correction
Wide angle
Better wide angle
24 mm vs 28 mm
Help
More than 10% better wide angle
Size
Smaller
106x59x23 mm vs 110x73x81 mm
Help
4.4x smaller
Panorama
Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes vs No
Help
Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
460k dots vs 230k dots
Help
2x higher resolution screen
Image stabilization
Better image stabilization
Lens vs Sensor shift
Help
Less risk of blur
Thickness
Significantly thinner
0.9" vs 3.2"
Help
3.5x thinner
Weight
Significantly lighter
188 g vs 437 g
Help
2.3x lighter
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
3,200 ISO vs 1,600 ISO
Help
The WB150F's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Longest exposure
Slightly longer exposures
16s vs 8s
Help
2x longer exposures
Samsung WB150F Learn more about
the Samsung WB150F
vs

recommendations

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

Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD 34
Retailer
    Style
      Color
        You save

        vs

        36 Samsung WB150F Samsung WB150F
        Retailer
          Style
            Color
              You save

              similarities

              Compared to recent digicams

              Common Strengths

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

              Common Weaknesses
              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 flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              720p @ 30fps

              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

              Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS

              Travel zoom

              $99 - $182

              Screen size Has a slightly smaller screen
              Samsung ST150F

              Samsung ST150F

              Ultra compact

              $130

              Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
              Macro focus Significantly worse macro focusing
              Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization
              Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

              Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

              Travel zoom

              $135 - $155

              Light sensitivity (boost) Slightly lower boost light sensitivity
              Thickness Is thicker

              Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Fujifilm FinePix S2950

              Fujifilm FinePix S2950

              Super zoom

              $207

              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Sony Alpha DSLR-A580

              Sony Alpha DSLR-A580

              Entry-level DSLR

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              Size Significantly larger
              Weight Heavier
              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

              Ultra compact

              $68 - $70

              Size Significantly smaller
              Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Zoom Slightly less zoom
              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Canon PowerShot IXUS 145

              Travel zoom

              $141

              Size Significantly smaller
              Thickness Significantly thinner
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
              Nikon D5100

              Nikon D5100

              Entry-level DSLR

              $360 - $385 body only

              $429 - $499 with 18-55mm lens

              Sensor size Much larger sensor
              Autofocus Faster autofocus
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Size Larger

              Samsung WB150F Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Samsung WB350F

              Samsung WB350F

              Travel zoom

              $139 - $155

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Aperture Wider aperture
              Weight Slightly heavier
              Samsung WB250F

              Samsung WB250F

              Travel zoom

              $140

              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
              Weight Slightly heavier
              Samsung WB200F

              Samsung WB200F

              Travel zoom

              $150 - $160

              Weight Slightly heavier
              Lowest price Slightly more expensive
              Samsung WB35F

              Samsung WB35F

              Travel zoom

              $85 - $99

              Aperture Slightly wider aperture
              Weight Slightly lighter
              Screen size Smaller screen
              Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
              Samsung WB50F

              Samsung WB50F

              Travel zoom

              $99 - $159

              Aperture Slightly wider aperture
              Weight Slightly lighter
              Zoom Slightly less zoom
              Thickness Slightly thicker

              appearance

              Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD Samsung WB150F
              Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD Samsung WB150F
              Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD Samsung WB150F

              discussion

              Fujifilm FinePix S2900HD
              FinePix S2900HD
              Fujifilm

              Report a correction
              Samsung WB150F
              WB150F
              Samsung

              Report a correction

              Showing 0 comments