Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro vs Canon EOS 8000D

This is a full comparison between the cameras Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro and Canon EOS 8000D. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Manufacturing

Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro is manufacturered by Fujifilm but Canon EOS 8000D is from Canon. Both Fujifilm and Canon are well known brands though.

Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro were released 2006 and Canon EOS 8000D was released 2015. That is a 9 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.

Camera Released
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro 2006
Canon EOS 8000D 2015

Type of camera

Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro has a ""-sensor while Canon EOS 8000D has a "Canon APS-C"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also affect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.

Camera Focal length, 50mm f/1.8 **
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro mm
Canon EOS 8000D 80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6

** Experienced focal length when using a lens such as a common "50mm f/1.8"

Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:

Resolution

Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro has a 6 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS 8000D has 24 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro 6 MP
12121088 pixels
4256 x 2848
Canon EOS 8000D 24 MP
24000000 pixels
6000 x 4000

Canon EOS 8000D has a 98 % larger resolution than Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterward while editing the pictures, if needed that is.

ISO range

Canon EOS 8000D has a larger ISO-range than Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro. Canon EOS 8000D has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 12800 while Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro has 100 to 3200.

Camera ISO Range
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro 100-3200
Canon EOS 8000D 100-12800

Autofocus and lens compatibility

Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that support autofocus, do not have an autofocus motor of their own but this won't cause any problems with these two cameras.

Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS 8000D

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro can shoot up to pictures per seconds and Canon EOS 8000D can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D 5

Ability to record movies

It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.

It is only one of these two cameras that support recording movies and movie clips and that is Canon EOS 8000D. Sadly, the Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro does not support this.

Weight

The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, or carried around, for several hours at a time.

Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro weighs 920 gr (equal to 2,03 lb) which is 63% heavier than Canon EOS 8000D and its 565 gr (or 1,25 lb).

Camera Weight
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro 920 gr
2,03 lb
Canon EOS 8000D 565 gr
1,25 lb

Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro vs Canon EOS 8000D Specs

Below you will find the complete and detailed technical specs for both Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro and Canon EOS 8000D, next to each other. Each category of data is a link to an article covering the subject, giving you a deeper understanding so you can better understand the strengths and weaknesses of the two camera models.

Product
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Name Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro Canon EOS 8000D
Manufacturer Fujifilm Canon
Release Date and Price
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Release Year 2006 2015
Release Date 2006-09-25 2015-02-06
MSRP N/A 849 USD
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Camera Type
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Camera Type DSLR DSLR
Sensor
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Sensor Size APS-C (approx 23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (approx 22.3 x 14.9 mm)
Sensor Type CCD CMOS
Resolution 4256 x 2848 pixels 6000 x 4000 pixels
Megapixels 6 MP 24 MP
Image Processor DIGIC 6
Image
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
ISO Range 100 - 3200 100 - 12800
White Balance Presets 7 8
Custom White Balance Yes Yes
Image Stabilization No No
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 0 stops 0 stops
Uncompressed format RAW RAW
Optics & Focus
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Autofocus Motor Yes Yes
Autofocus Phase Detect
Multi Area
Selective Single Point
Single
Continuous
Contract Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView
Focus Points N/A 19
Lens Mount Nikon F
Canon EF
Canon EF-S

See Compatible Lenses
Focal Length Multiplier APS-C Sensor (1.5x)
1.5x multiplier
Example:
24 mm becomes 36 mm
50 mm becomes 75 mm
100 mm becomes 150 mm
200 mm becomes 300 mm
APS-C Sensor
1.6x multiplier
Example:
24 mm becomes 38 mm
50 mm becomes 80 mm
100 mm becomes 160 mm
200 mm becomes 320 mm
Screen & Viewfinder
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Articulated LCD N/A Fully articulated
Screen size 2.5 3
Screen dots 230000 1040000
Touch screen No Yes
Screen type N/A TFT LCD
Live view No Yes
Viewfinder Type Optical (pentaprism) Optical (pentamirror)
Viewfinder Coverage 95% 95%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.94 (0.63 35mm equiv.) 0.82 (0.51 35mm equiv.)
Viewfinder Resolution N/A 0
Photography features
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Frames per second N/A 5 fps
Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds 30 seconds
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/8000 seconds 1/4000 seconds
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Built-in Flash Range 12 meters 12 meters
External Flash Yes Yes
Self-Timer Yes Yes
Time-lapse No No
Metering modes Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Partial
Exposure Compensation 5 (at 1/2 EV, 1/3 EV steps) 5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Videography features
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Video recording No Yes
Video format N/A MPEG4
H.264
Video resolution N/A 1280 x 720
1920 x 1080
Built-in Microphone No Yes
Built-in Speakers No Yes
Storage
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Memory Card Compact Flash
SD/SDHC
Connectivity
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
HDMI Output No Yes
Microphone Port No Yes
Headphone Port No No
Wireless No Yes
Built-in (802.11b/g/n with NFC)
Remote Control Yes (Optional) Yes (wired or via smartphone)
GPS No No
Body & Dimensions
Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro
Canon EOS 8000D
Enviromentally sealed No No
Battery Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Details Lithium-Ion Battery LP-E17 lithium-ion battery and charger
Battery Life (CIPA) N/A 440 shots
Width 147 mm 132 mm
Height 113 mm 111 mm
Depth 74 mm 78 mm
Weight 920 gram 565 gram