Here we are comparing two Compact cameras from Casio and Fujifilm. Casio EX-100 was introduced to market in February 2014 and Fujifilm X30 was launched in August 2014. There is only 6 months difference between EX-100 and X30 so we are expecting this to be a fair comparison regarding age and technology level.
Both cameras have 12.0MP sensors but Casio EX-100's sensor is 1/1.7" sized whereas Fujifilm X30 has a 2/3 sensor. This will be an interesting match up as even though these two cameras doesn't have the exact same body type, they are both ranked amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Casio EX-100 is ranked #9
out of 243 Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 62 whereas Fujifilm X30 is ranked #2
out of 262 Small Sensor Compact cameras with an overall score of 66.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Casio EX-100 and Fujifilm X30 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Casio EX-100 and Fujifilm X30 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.