Fujifilm is one of the most popular digital camera brands as well as being well known for its photo printers.
If you are wondering how Fujifilm digital cameras compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared over 1,900 digital cameras by objectively and impartially analysing over 130,000 user and expert reviews and over 4,300 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Fujifilm are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning digital cameras. Their digital cameras start at $60 for the X-A2 which has a weight of 300g, an optical zoom of §x and is a mirrorless digital camera and go up to $5,499 for the GFX 50S which has a weight of 740g, an optical zoom of §x and is a slr digital camera. The average price of a new Fujifilm digital camera is $524.
Fujifilm are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning digital cameras.
Is Fujifilm the Best Digital Camera Brand?
So are Fujifilm digital cameras any good? We give every digital camera a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all digital cameras we are able to impartially rank all the digital camera brands.
Fujifilm is ranked the No. 5 best digital camera brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Fujifilm is the 5th best digital camera brand out there.
Let's look at how Fujifilm digital cameras compare to the other digital camera brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All digital camera Brands
Fujifilm Digital Cameras
Fujifilm have better reviews than the typical digital camera brand, with the average rating of a Fujifilm digital camera being 79%. Fujifilm also have a number of great features including rechargeable battery which sets them apart from the competition.
The average review score for a Fujifilm digital camera is 79%.
There's a smaller selection of Fujifilm digital cameras available compared to other digital camera brands, with only 46 Fujifilm digital cameras currently on the market in the US. Fujifilm digital cameras also tend to be more expensive than most other digital camera brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Digital Cameras
Average Price $479
Price Distribution of All Digital Cameras
No. Of Digital Cameras
Average Price $524
Price Distribution of Fujifilm Digital Cameras
What Do the Fujifilm Digital Camera Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Fujifilm digital camera to work out the average distribution of reviews for Fujifilm and then compared this to the other digital camera brands.
Fujifilm has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its digital cameras than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 92% of expert reviews and 84% of user reviews for Fujifilm digital cameras are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 89% and 88% respectively across all Digital Camera brands.
Purchasers of Fujifilm digital cameras frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use and had a good design. Their digital cameras have also won 370+ awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Fujifilm digital cameras by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other digital camera brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Fujifilm Digital Cameras Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 378 industry awards for Fujifilm digital cameras. The table below compares the number of awards received by Fujifilm to other popular digital camera brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
Fujifilm has won 378 awards for its digital cameras.
We checked over 130,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Fujifilm digital cameras. over 680 of these reviews mention reliability of which 86% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Fujifilm digital camera owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
86% of reviewers think Fujifilm digital cameras are reliable.
So, most people think that Fujifilm digital cameras are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Fujifilm digital cameras that mention reliability:
is a rangefinder-meets-Compact-System-Camera built in a retro style
The Fujifilm FinePix F900EXR updates the F800EXR with a new sensor with built in phase detection focus
with its sturdy high-end enthusiast metal build
It is actually a sturdy ultra-zoom camera in disguise
Fujifilm adds a most impressive offering to the rugged/waterproof camera space increasingly crowded by products from Canon
it should advertise its rugged credentials in some way
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great build quality mean we can highly recommend it
the 50x zoom ‘armoured' S1 certainly has to be one of the coolest looking
though not the most rugged
more robust focussing system
The camera's build quality is first-rate
no less well-built 16 megapixel X-T1 compact system camera CSC closely resembles an SLR in looks
While they're "tough" specs are roughly the same as they have been in the past
the worst rugged camera we've reviewed this year
Once you get past the X-A2's plasticky build quality
fixing (most of) what was broken
Being tough means that not only is it suitable for adventure type holidays
2018Whether you want a compact camera for a trip to the beach or ski resort - or maybe just something that the kids won't break - there are plenty of waterproof
although somewhat plasticky the overall rugged build is the obvious key selling point
the worst rugged camera weve reviewed this year
no more plasticky than other comparable cameras at twice this price
Awful build quality
Features to Look Out For On Fujifilm Digital Cameras
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Fujifilm digital cameras that set them apart from the competition. These include rechargeable battery.
Fujifilm Rechargeable Battery
A rechargable battery means tht the battery pack in the camera can be recharged, meaning no need to constantly replace them with other batteries.
If you're looking for a high end Fujifilm digital camera then the Fujifilm GFX 50S takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 78, but is a bit more expensive at $5,499.
Features We Love:
Very high megapixels (51.4MP)
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution (1920x1080 pixels)
High maximum ISO sensitivity (102,400)
Wide range of minimum aperture numbers depending on lens used
Our review analysis indicates that this camera has an outstanding picture quality and it produces very good images, and ergonomic. It's a multi award winning and megapixels 740g camera, with a very good spec. It supports Wi-Fi and Full HD video, does not have an image stabiliser and has a touchscreen.
117 Reviews + 9 Awards
Value for Money
Multiple reviews mentioned that Fujifilm GFX 50S has great expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 117 reviews.
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