Here we are comparing FZ1000 II and S1, two Bridge cameras from Panasonic and Fujifilm. Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II is a Large Sensor Superzoom class camera and Fujifilm FinePix S1 is a Small Sensor Superzoom class camera.
Panasonic FZ1000 II was introduced to market in February 2019 and Fujifilm S1 was launched in January 2014. As you can see, S1 is 5 years older than FZ1000 II. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
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. Panasonic FZ1000 II is ranked #3
out of 10 Large Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 72 whereas Fujifilm S1 is ranked #4
out of 244 Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 62.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Panasonic FZ1000 II and Fujifilm S1 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Panasonic FZ1000 II and Fujifilm S1 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.