Jul 25 2012
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Overview of the FinePix F800EXR
As a traveler, having a reliable camera is essential to capture the beauty and memories of your adventures. The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR is a camera that has caught the attention of many travelers due to its impressive features and specs. This compact camera offers a 16-megapixel sensor, 20x optical zoom, and can shoot full HD videos. But is this camera worth the investment? Let's dive into our review and find out.
Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR Pros and Cons
Now, we will look more closely at our review of the Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR camera. We will see what it can do and compare it to other cameras like it. We will tell you what's good about it and what's not so good. This way, you'll know if it's the camera for you!
Build and Construction
Body and dimensions
Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR
|Dimensions||105 x 63 x 36mm|
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR is not sealed against water and dust, so it's important to be careful when using it in such conditions. If you often shoot in environments with water or dust, it's recommended to check out another camera with weather sealing.
Design and Handling
Main design features
|Screen Type||Fixed Type|
|Screen Resolution||460k dots|
This camera has a fixed type 3.00" screen, with a display resolution of 460k dots. This makes the Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR not as suitable for those looking for a vlogging camera as you cannot view yourself while shooting selfies easily. Unfortunately, the camera does not have a touch screen, which may make it less user-friendly.
Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR does not include a viewfinder. The lack of a viewfinder on the FinePix F800EXR camera may make it less suitable for outdoor photography in bright conditions.
Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR has a 16MP sized EXRCMOS sensor. You can shoot at maximum resolution of 16 pixels. Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR has a native ISO range of 100 - 3200 which can be boosted to null - 12800. It can also save files in RAW format which gives you a wider room for post processing.
Jul 25 2012
100 - 3200
|Extended ISO||null - 12800|
|Max resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
DXO Sensor Scores
41 / 102
19.5 / 26.5
10.9 / 14.8
Low Light ISO
143 / 4505
DXO mark sensor scores
The DXOmark rankings indicate that the Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR camera has average color depth performance, which refers to the number of colors the sensor can distinguish. Additionally, its dynamic range is also average, allowing it to retain low amounts of details in both bright and dark areas of a scene. The camera's low light ISO performance is poor, which is an important factor to consider if you plan to use it in dimly lit indoor environments or at night. Overall the image quality of the FinePix F800EXR is poor
Camera crop factor (or focal length multiplier) refers to how a camera's sensor size affects the apparent field of view of a lens. Crop factor is determined by comparing the size of a camera's sensor to that of a full-frame sensor, which is a standard reference size for camera sensors.
Crop factor calculator
Full frame equivalent
This camera: 1/2-inch
Connectivity, storage, battery
|Battery Life||300 shots|
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR supports SD/SDHC/SDXC with 1 slots for storage. This may suffice for everyday use. However, for professional applications such as wedding photography, it is not recommended as a memory card malfunction could lead to the loss of all footage.
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR uses the NP-50A model of battery pack. This is rated for 300 shots shots which is high. If you intend to take photos or record videos for an extended period, it might be a good idea to bring along additional batteries.
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR has built in flash which is great for event photography and in low light situations. However it lacks an external flash shoe, which limits you to using the built-in flash.
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR boasts a maximum mechanical shutter speed of 1/2000s, which is ideal for shooting fast-moving subjects in bright environments, such as in sports photography. Faster shutter speeds enable you to freeze the action and capture every detail, making it easier to get the perfect shot.
With a continuous mechanical shutter speed of n/a or an electronic shutter speed of n/a, this camera is not capable of capturing the perfect moment more easily, making it not as suited for wedding, sports, and wildlife photography. Higher shutter speeds make it easier to capture fast-paced action, ensuring that you never miss the perfect shot.
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR includes contrast detection autofocus (AF), with null number of focus points.
While contrast detection is generally more accurate and precise, phase detection autofocus is faster and more effective in most situations, particularly when photographing moving subjects.
Phase detection autofocus works by dividing the incoming light into pairs and then analyzing how they intersect on the camera's sensor. This method allows the camera to determine not only if a subject is in focus but also the direction and distance needed to adjust the focus to achieve perfect sharpness.
On the other hand, contrast detection autofocus works by analyzing the contrast of an image and adjusting the focus until the highest contrast is detected. While this method is very accurate, it can be slow, especially in low light conditions or when photographing moving subjects.
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR features a EXRCMOS sensor
No the FinePix F800EXR does not have weather sealing.
The Fujifilm FinePix F800EXR was announced on Jul 25 2012
Yes the FinePix F800EXR does have in-body image stabilization that can compensate for camera shake, making it easier to shoot handheld in low light conditions.
The FinePix F800EXR has a native ISO range of 100-3200, which can be expanded to ISO null-12800 for even greater sensitivity in low light conditions.
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