Several people said in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Whatdigitalcamera.com said three years ago “Costing £150 it's an affordable tough compact and claims to be waterproof to a depth of 6m, shockproof from a height of 1.5”. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said “A 5x optical zoom lens, as well as a more rugged camera, being waterproof to 6m, shockproof from 1.5m, dust” in their review of this digital cameras. Imaging Resource.com mentioned in their review “Affordable, rugged build, responsive autofocus, closeup macro mode, tough”.
A number of Fujifilm FinePix XP60 owners who bought it thought it was well made. Imaging Resource.com mentioned “GPS built in, well priced”. Imaging Resource.com also wrote “Has poor viewing angle, battery life not great, plasticky build, doesn't offer much new to the XPseries”.
One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was good at resisting water ingress. expert website Photographyblog.com wrote in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix XP60 “The XP60 is waterproof, shock-proof, dust” and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100.