• 2/3 inch 58.1mm2
  • 12.0 megapixels
  • 24mm - 624mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2 inch 30.7mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 24mm - 720mm (35mm eq.)

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Advantages

Fujifilm X-S1 over Fujifilm HS35EXR

  • Larger sensor
    2/3 inch vs 1/2 inch
    More sensor area. Bigger is (generally) better.
  • Bigger pixels
    ~ 2.20 vs 1.39 microns
    Better low-light and dynamic range (all else equal)
  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • External Mic Jack
    Jack vs No jack
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video

Fujifilm HS35EXR over Fujifilm X-S1

  • More lens zoom
    30.0x vs 26.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • More pixels
    16.0 vs 12.0 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Newer
    2 years vs 3 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos

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The Competition

Compared to Panasonic FZ200

Fujifilm X-S1
Panasonic FZ200
  • $531
  • 2/3 inch
  • Larger sensor
  • Bigger pixels
  • $598
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Shoots 60p video
  • Lighter weight
Fujifilm HS35EXR
Panasonic FZ200
  • $279
  • 1/2 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • More pixels
  • $598
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Shoots 60p video

Compared to Fujifilm HS50EXR

Fujifilm X-S1
Fujifilm HS50EXR
  • $531
  • 2/3 inch
  • Larger sensor
  • Bigger pixels
  • $328
  • 1/2 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Shoots 60p video
Fujifilm HS35EXR
Fujifilm HS50EXR
  • $279
  • 1/2 inch
  • $328
  • 1/2 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Shoots 60p video

Compared to Panasonic FZ70

Fujifilm X-S1
Panasonic FZ70
  • $531
  • 2/3 inch
  • Larger sensor
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $298
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Shoots 60p video
Fujifilm HS35EXR
Panasonic FZ70
  • $279
  • 1/2 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Slow-motion videos
  • $298
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • In-camera panoramas

Compared to Olympus SP-100

Fujifilm X-S1
Olympus SP-100
  • $531
  • 2/3 inch
  • Larger sensor
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $369
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Shoots 60p video
Fujifilm HS35EXR
Olympus SP-100
  • $279
  • 1/2 inch
  • Tiltable Screen
  • RAW file ability
  • $369
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • In-camera panoramas

Compared to Panasonic FZ1000

Fujifilm X-S1
Panasonic FZ1000
  • $531
  • 2/3 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • $855
  • 1 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
Fujifilm HS35EXR
Panasonic FZ1000
  • $279
  • 1/2 inch
  • More lens zoom
  • Longer battery life
  • $855
  • 1 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
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