Here we are comparing two Fujifilm cameras cameras with different body types: Fujifilm XP130, which was introduced in January 2018 is a Waterproof camera with a 16.0MP 1/2.3-inch sensor whereas Fujifilm X30, which was introduced in August 2014 is a Small Sensor Compact camera with a 12.0MP 2/3-inch sensor. As you can see, X30 is 4 years older than XP130. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
Fortunately, you can't go wrong with any of these cameras as we rank them amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Fujifilm XP130 is ranked #5
out of 75 Waterproof cameras with an overall score of 52 whereas Fujifilm X30 is ranked #2
out of 262 Small Sensor Compact cameras with an overall score of 64.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Fujifilm XP130 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 Fujifilm XP130 and Fujifilm X30 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.