Fujifilm Finepix X100

Fujifilm entered the all but non-existent large sensor compact camera category with the launch of the Finepix X100—a 12.3MP APS-C sensor camera with a 35mm equivalent f/2 lens, a newly developed EXR processor and a 1970’s feel.

Attempting to capitalize on the mass number of professional photographers looking for a compact with the image quality of a high-end DSLR to be used as a backup, as well as advanced amateur shooters looking for a high-end compact, FujiFilm built the Finepix X100 from the ground up. It is meant to compete directly with theLeica X1 and theSigma DP2.

The X100 features a hybrid viewfinder that allows users to switch between a rangefinder-style optical viewfinder and an electronic viewfinder. Other key features include 720p HD video capture, a magnesium alloy body and old-school analogue controls.

The camera is well equipped for low-light situations, offering a maximum ISO of 6400. Other notable specs include 5 fps continuous shooting, support for the SDXC card format and a 2.8’’ LCD.

Standout Spec: A 35mm f/2 lens coupled with a 12.3MP APS-C sensor make this a great street photography camera.

Product Specifications

Camera Category: Digital Rangefinder
Sensor Size: APS-C
Sensor Type: CMOS
Megapixels: 12.3
Fastest Shutter Speed: 1/4000 second
Slowest Shutter Speed: 30 seconds
Bulb Mode: Yes
Live View: Yes
Image Processor: EXR processor
Viewfinder Coverage: 90%
AF Points: 49
Display Type: LCD
Display Size: 2.8 inches
Display Resolution: 460000 pixels
Articulating Display: No
Minimum ISO: 200 ISO
Maximum ISO: 6400 ISO
Burst Rate: 10.00 fps
Self-Cleaning Sensor: No
In-Body Image Stabilization: No
Pop-Up Flash: Yes
Media Type: Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Secure Digital Expanded Capacity (SDXC)
Video Capture: Yes
Maximum Video Resolution: 720p
AF in Video Mode: Yes
HDMI Port: Yes
Wireless Flash Trigger: No
Remote Capture: No
Height: 2.9 inches
Depth: 2.1 inches
Width: 5.0 inches
Weight: 14 ounces
Price: $1199.95
Touch Screen: No
Model Number:
SKU: 16128244

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