Here we are comparing two Bridge cameras from Fujifilm and Panasonic. Fujifilm S1 was introduced to market in January 2014 and Panasonic FZ2500 was launched in September 2016. As you can see, S1 is 2 years older than FZ2500. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
Fujifilm S1 has a 16.0MP 1/2.3-inch sensor whereas Panasonic FZ2500 has a 20.0MP 1-inch 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. Fujifilm S1 is ranked #4
out of 244 Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 62 whereas Panasonic FZ2500 is ranked #1
out of 10 Large Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 74.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Fujifilm S1 and Panasonic FZ2500 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Fujifilm S1 and Panasonic FZ2500 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.