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Fujifilm FinePix S1 Digital Camera

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16.4MP 50x CMOS Feb 2014
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Twelve Industry Awards

This Fujifilm digital camera has received twelve awards from experts.

The editors of Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Digitaltrends.com, Trusted Reviews and Gagadget.com all endorse this bridge camera digital camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Three more expert review sites all thought that this digital camera was good. The reviewer at CNET.co.uk concluded that this camera was excellent and gave it an "Editor's Choice" award and it received a "Platinum" award from Buy-n-shoot.com who said it was fantastic. This digital camera also received a "Silver" award from Onfoto.ru.

The editors of three other expert review sites all thought that this bridge camera digital camera was good. Digital Versus and Les Numeriques.com both gave this Fujifilm camera a "5 Star" award and it received an "Ultimate" award from Expert Reviews.

This Fujifilm digital camera received a "Technical Image Press Association Award" from Tipa.com.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on thirty-five expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this bridge camera digital camera is 78%.

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 153 owner reviews the average owner rating of this digital camera is 89 out of 100.

Good Video Capture

Some customers said that the product was good for video recording. Amazon Customer scored the product 5 stars and wrote in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 “The Videos are very good”. Ellsee mentioned in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on Amazon “Nature anyway, so some wind sounds might actually enhance my video”. Ellsee also wrote “What's the point having good video if the sound makes it unwatchable? If I record a bird, I'd like to hear its song or call as well”.

Good Quality Lens

Some Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewers who purchased this digital camera mentioned that it had a good zoom. Andy1708 mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The camera itself is excellent, fantastic zoom and great onboard effects”. Last year Brian Bentley mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “A lens with 50x zoom is awesome to be able to take pictures of the moons”. James mentioned on Amazon “The zoom is incredible” in his Fujifilm FinePix S1 review.

Some Fujifilm FinePix S1 owners who purchased it concluded that it had a good lens. Del wrote on Amazon “Incredible focussing with the lens at full stretch” and rated this digital camera 5 stars. Mr Baz said “Also has an interval timer and you can customise the Fn button (on the rear pad)+ Lens performance is mostly good” in his Fujifilm FinePix S1 review. Mr. Peter Thomas said on Amazon “Overall its a decent super zoomThe BadNo lens hood shame on fujiNo external charger-read one review on youtube saying its awesome? Its a pain so need to get external charger” in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1.

Five Fujifilm FinePix S1 owners concluded that it had a good autofocus. Mr Baz rated this digital camera 4 stars and he said “The AF is good in movie mode and locks focus quite quickly even zooming in”. Two years ago Paul Lilly wrote in his review on Amazon “Easy to use, supper fast focusing, all the lenses you could ever want in one”. Val said “Very easy to use and focus would definitely recommend” and gave the product a very good review.

One person said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good image stabiliser. Scally999 mentioned in their Fujifilm FinePix S1 review on Amazon two years ago “The stabiliser is fab”.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of people who purchased the product reckoned that it was able to produce good images. Amazon Customer rated the Fujifilm FinePix S1 as very good and mentioned “The stabelizers really work to give you a clear picture even when hand held”. Amazon Customer also said “You get great pictures on a sunny day”. Codypuss mentioned in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on Amazon “The zoom is excellent and despite handshaking the pics were crystal clear” and gave it a score of 4 stars.

Several Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewers said in their reviews that it had a good picture resolution. Mr Baz said in his Fujifilm FinePix S1 review two years ago “It's clear and sharp+ Good resolution 920K EVF it's 0.2" so it's smaller” and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Mr Baz also wrote “Is respectable across most of the range+ Has some fast fps shooting modes (up to 9fps”. Photographyblog.com gave it a score of 5 stars and said on PhotographyBlog.com “A high resolution electro” in their review.

One person who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Two years ago Richard rated the product 4 stars and he wrote in his review of this digital camera “In my early use of the S1 the only real caveats I have are its performance in low light, where there is a fair bit of sensor noise”.

One Fujifilm FinePix S1 owner thought the product was good in low light. Pcmag.com gave the product a rating of 4 stars and mentioned in their review on expert review site PC Mag “Packs an amazing 26x zoom lens and excels at low-light shooting”.

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Good Size

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S1 owners who purchased this digital camera concluded that it was compact. Mr Baz gave the Fujifilm FinePix S1 a score of 80 out of 100 and he said in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on Amazon “I would get a spare though+ Compact size it's a fair bit smaller than the HS50exr”. Richard mentioned in his Fujifilm FinePix S1 review “With features such as the mega-zoom that would be very hard to put into a simple compact camera package” . Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on expert website What Digital Camera four years ago “The very concept of a superzoom is to give an all-in-one package; a camera system that's somewhere between a compact and DSLR that also has a significant zoom range” and gave it a score of 4 stars.

Some people said that the product was heavy and bulky. Codypuss mentioned on Amazon “As an alternative if you don't want to carry around a heavy lens kit or spend time fiddling about changing lenses then it is really good” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Rlnc722 said “Some of the things that I do love about this camera though - it's not that heavy and easy to hold” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1.

Some Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewers wrote that the product was good physically. Mark Lewis mentioned on Amazon “It is also intuative and physically easy”.

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Good Product Quality

Eleven Fujifilm FinePix S1 owners who purchased the product reckoned that it was good quality. A. Brown gave the product an excellent review and said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The quality is amazing and a huge leap up from my Fuji S1500 - which is also very good”. Two years ago Codypuss said in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on Amazon “When shooting at 14 or 12 mp the results are stunning, good picture quality” and scored the product 4 stars. Ellsee said in their review “For some reason I can't fathom there's no option to mute when recording in better quality modes” but despite that they gave it a score of 3 stars.

Good Technical Features

A few people who reviewed the Fujifilm FinePix S1 reckoned that it had good features. A. Brown said in their Fujifilm FinePix S1 review on Amazon “Absolutely packed full of features which I am working my way through”. Mince said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Apart from the disappointing video the camera is generally excellent; the stand-out features for me being the water”. In November last year Rlnc722 mentioned “A fine camera with plenty of features”.

Easy to Use

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S1 owners who bought it considered that it was easy to use. Chris G. rated it 5 stars and he said in his review on Amazon last year “Excellent spec, easy to use, very good price”. Two years ago Codypuss wrote “The creative filters are pleasant to use and the trick is to experiment with different modes” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 and rated it 4 stars. Codypuss also said “For me that is a bonus as it feels steadier in the hand and the controls are nicely laid out”.

Several people said in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this digital camera last year “This has lots of automated settings making life easy.” and scored this digital camera 5 stars. Amazon Customer also wrote “Plenty of scope to experiment with more advanced settings and a suuuuuuupper zoom”. James wrote on Amazon last year “The vast quantity of settings make this a great camera” and gave it an excellent review score.

Some Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewers reckoned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. James wrote in his review “Makes it quite nice to hold” and rated it as very good. Mr. Grant Cullen wrote on Amazon “If you're competent with the basics of photography (for instance, you're comfortable controlling your own exposure in Manual mode)” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Scally999 said in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on Amazon “It is slightly smaller and lighter, very easy to hold”.

One Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewer thought the Fujifilm FinePix S1 had a good interface. Expert website Photographyblog.com mentioned “With the new X-S1, Fujifilm have produced the ultimate super-zoom bridge compact camera, with a long list of desirable features, intuitive user interface and excellent image quality”.

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Nice Design

Some Fujifilm FinePix S1 owners said in their reviews that the product was good looking. In November Jane L mentioned in her review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on Amazon “Packaged beautifully” and gave the product a score of 5 stars. Littleme said “I would say out of all the ones i have owned this is pretty perfect and whats more its idiot proof”. Michael Gorman said on Amazon “It takes beautiful pictures and the wifi remote shooting is a real bonus”.

One person who bought it reckoned that it was a good design. Expert review site Evogadget.com mentioned “The X-S1 is the third member of the family, with a more modern design and better features” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1.

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Robust

A few customers considered that this digital camera was well made. Codypuss gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon “The fuji s1 feels solid in the hands” in their review of this digital camera. Two years ago Littleme said “As a brand i have always found them to be well built and reliable” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1. Mr. Peter Thomas scored it 4 stars and he said on Amazon in the same month “It makes it a real take everywhere camera, Its nicely built and fits in a fairly small camera bag Has enough features to satisfy everyone i should think” in his review.

A few Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewers who reviewed it agreed that it was strong and durable. Rev. David Coleman wrote on Amazon last year “So toughness and weatherproof is good.”. Expert review site Cnet.com mentioned two years ago “Fujifilm has spent the past couple years filling its FinePix lineup with rugged compacts and megazoom bridge cameras because those are what still sells” in their Fujifilm FinePix S1 review. Expert website Digitalversus.com said in their Fujifilm FinePix S1 review “With its manual zoom, good-quality EVF, sturdy build, good responsiveness”.

One person who purchased it thought it was sealed. Mr. Peter Thomas wrote on Amazon “No live previewThe Goodweather sealed i think this great” in his review of this digital camera.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several people wrote in their reviews that it had an electronic viewfinder.

Several people who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good viewfinder. Pocket-Lint.com gave it a rating of 4 stars and mentioned on expert website Pocket Lint “It’s got a great viewfinder, is wonderful to use, produces best in class images*” in their Fujifilm FinePix S1 review.

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S1 owners who purchased the Fujifilm FinePix S1 thought it had a good screen. Richard wrote on Amazon “The flexible rear screen is nice”. Rlnc722 mentioned “The LCD screen is clear and easy to read, you can transfer photos through wifi (although no GPS” .

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Good Connectivity

Five Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewers considered that the Fujifilm FinePix S1 was wifi compatible. Expert review site Ephotozine.com wrote “Other features include Wi-Fi for easy sharing” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1.

Good Support

Several people who reviewed the Fujifilm FinePix S1 concluded that it had good technical guidance. Amazon Customer gave the Fujifilm FinePix S1 a rating of 5 stars and said “An amazingly fast AF, crazy 24-1200mm zoom, 5-axis IS to help with the zoom shake, WiFi - I'm more than happy with this camera” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1. Mr. Grant Cullen said “The moon shot was taken this evening (24/12/2015) using full zoom (50x) in Manual mode (1/250 second, f5.6), underexposed to reveal the detail” in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1. Ephotozine.com rated it 4 stars and wrote on expert review site Ephotozine “A rotating LCD screen, full manual controls and RAW shooting” in their Fujifilm FinePix S1 review.

Fujifilm Cameras Have Good Reviews

We checked 3,935 owner and expert reviews for Fujifilm digital cameras and found that on average Fujifilm has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Fujifilm has good ratings specifically within its bridge cameras range.

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Good Battery Life

Some Fujifilm FinePix S1 reviewers who purchased the Fujifilm FinePix S1 wrote that it had a good battery life. Mr. S. Haldane mentioned in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 on Amazon “Weather proof, huge focal length, li-on battery, great camera for a modest outlay” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.

Supports WiFi Connectivity

Unlike most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec which do not support WiFi connectivity, the FinePix S1 supports WiFi connectivity.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

At 50 times zoom factor, the FinePix S1 has a fairly big optical zoom compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the FinePix S1. The average optical zoom of comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago is 31x, and the optical zooms range from 4x to 65x.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

Like most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the FinePix S1, the FinePix S1 supports Full HD video.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The FinePix S1 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

Like most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years, the Fujifilm FinePix S1 has an image stabiliser.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card on digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

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Quite High Megapixel Count

The FinePix S1 has a quite high megapixel count (16.4 megapixels) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix S1. Across all the cameras that were released around the same time as the FinePix S1 the megapixel counts range from 12MP to 21MP, and the average megapixel count is 16MP.

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Supports Two Image Formats

The number of supported image formats on the FinePix S1 is more than most similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago. The most commonly supported image format is JPG, but this image format is not supported by this camera. The image formats JPEG XR and RAW are also supported by this digital camera.

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Electrical Viewfinder

This digital camera has an Electrical viewfinder, which is typical of many digital cameras of this spec and age. Most compact cameras do not have enough space to accommodate an optical viewfinder and use the display screen on the back as an electrical viewfinder.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length

With a maximum focal length of 1,200 millimeter, the FinePix S1 has one of the longer maximum focal lengths amongst bridge cameras of this age. Digital cameras of a similar type and age to the FinePix S1 have maximum focal lengths of between 100mm and 1,600mm.

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Very High JPEG Frame Rate

Cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix S1 have JPEG frame rates of between 24fps and 60fps, and the average JPEG frame rate is 36fps. When compared to other digital cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix S1 that we have checked, the JPEG frame rate of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 of 60 frames per second is one of the highest.

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Has Five White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the FinePix S1 is more than most similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as it. This digital camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The white balance modes "Fine", "Fluorescent", "Incandescent" and "Shade" are also found on this Fujifilm camera.

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Fairly Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

Across all the comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years the maximum camera shutter speeds range from 2s to 120s. The FinePix S1 has a fairly long maximum camera shutter speed (30 seconds) compared to most of the other bridge cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Supports One Camera File System

The FinePix S1 has a greater number of camera file systems than most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. The most commonly supported camera file system is Exif 2.3, but this camera file system is not supported by this digital camera. The camera file systems DPOF are also supported by this camera.

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Quite High Maximum ISO Speed

At 12,800, the FinePix S1 has a fairly high maximum ISO speed compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the FinePix S1. Comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the FinePix S1 have maximum ISO speeds of between 1,600 and 26,000.

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Supports One Audio Format

The FinePix S1 has a greater number of audio formats than most bridge cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. The most commonly supported audio format is AAC++, but this audio format is not supported by this camera. The audio formats LPCM are also supported by this Fujifilm camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Quite High Display Resolution

The FinePix S1 has a fairly high display resolution (920,000 pixels) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec. Across all the digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the display resolutions range from 460 pixels to 1,500,000 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the FinePix S1 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by cameras of this spec and age. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Fujifilm camera. In addition, this camera supports a video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution across all digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the FinePix S1.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolution is the worst supported video resolution across comparable types of digital camera.

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Supports Nine ISO Speeds

The FinePix S1 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The most commonly supported ISO speed is 160, but this ISO speed is not supported by this Fujifilm digital camera. The ISO speeds 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 and Auto are also supported by this camera.

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H.264 Video Format

This digital camera supports a H.264|MOV video format, which is the most frequently supported video format on digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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± 2EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most frequently found light exposure correction on comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as it.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many bridge cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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TFT Display

The FinePix S1 has a better display than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This camera has a TFT display, whereas most cameras of this age and spec have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight.

A TFT display is actually the best display amongst all cameras of a comparable age and spec to the FinePix S1.

The worst display amongst similar types of camera is LCD.

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Supports One Power Source

The Fujifilm FinePix S1 has a greater number of power sources than most comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than two years. This camera supports a Battery power source, which is the most commonly supported power source supported by bridge cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto focus, which is the most commonly found focus on bridge cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length

The shortest minimum focal length of digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the FinePix S1 is 4.5mm, the longest is 28mm, and the average minimum focal length is 24mm. At only 24 millimeters, the Fujifilm FinePix S1 has a fairly short minimum focal length compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture

Digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the FinePix S1 have minimum apertures of between 2.5 and 19, and the average minimum aperture is 3.5. With a minimum aperture of only 2.8, the FinePix S1 has one of the smaller minimum apertures amongst bridge cameras of this age.

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13 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

Four people who purchased the product thought it was not noisy. In November last year Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S1 “Noisy zoom and pictures not brilliant”. Ellsee said in their review “Video noise unbearable - only consider if you already have a camcorder” .

Does Not Support Video Recording

The FinePix S1 does not support video recording. Most of the other bridge cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the FinePix S1 also do not support video recording.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix S1 are not 3D compatible. The FinePix S1 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Not Waterproof

The FinePix S1 is not waterproof. Most of the other bridge cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the FinePix S1 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Fujifilm FinePix S1 does not have a GPS. Most of the other bridge cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix S1 also do not have a GPS.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of bridge cameras that were launched more than two years ago is 2x and the biggest is 500x. The Fujifilm FinePix S1 has a quite small digital zoom (only 2 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the FinePix S1.

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Only Features Six Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the FinePix S1 is more than most bridge cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most commonly featured flash mode featured on cameras that were released more than two years ago. The flash modes "Forced on", "Manual", "Red-eye reduction", "Slow synchronization" and "Suppressed" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Quite Narrow Field of View

Across all the cameras of a similar type and age to the FinePix S1 the field of view range from 95% to 100%, and the average field of view is 98%. With a field of view of only 97 percent, the FinePix S1 has one of the narrower field of view amongst bridge cameras of this age.

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Only Has Four Light Exposure Modes

The Fujifilm FinePix S1 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most bridge cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. This Fujifilm digital camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this camera.

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Only Two Aspheric Elements

Most cameras of a similar age and type to the FinePix S1 have between one and five aspheric elements, including the FinePix S1 which has two aspheric elements.

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Quite Big Maximum Aperture

The maximum apertures of digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the FinePix S1 range from 2.7 to 20, and the average maximum aperture is 6.7. At only 5.6, the FinePix S1 has a quite big maximum aperture compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.

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Heavy

The FinePix S1 is quite heavy (640 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the FinePix S1. The lightest digital camera of this age and type is 100g , the heaviest is 910g, and the average weight is 500g.

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Only One Supported Battery

The FinePix S1 is a one supported battery camera.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Fujifilm FinePix S1

Released Over Two Years Ago

This camera was released over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the FinePix S1 has a relatively standard screen size compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.

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MOS Sensor Type

The FinePix S1 has a MOS sensor type which is better than the CCD sensor type found on most comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Total Megapixel Count
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens
Lens Structure
Combined Zoom
Aspheric Element
Focusing
Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Super Macro Focusing Range
Focus
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Shoe Mounting Point
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Internal Memory
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Self-Timer
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Size
Shot Per Battery Charge
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Packaging Content
Included Cable
Networking
Wireless LAN Type
Other Features
Lens System

12 Awards

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Expert Reviews

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27 June 2014

The S1 is hardly the perfect super-zoom camera, but it definitely is in the top of the 2014 class. In fact, its positives outweigh the negatives by a wide margin, so we'll easily give it...

Digitaltrends.com

30 May 2014

The Fujifilm FinePix S1 is a solid 50x zooming camera thanks to quick autofocus and a weather-resistant design...

26 May 2014

Confession time. I've never really liked the superzoom or ultrazoom type cameras. The so-called ?bridge cameras' from the late 1980s were all pretty awful in the end ? which is why the whole... Read more…

15 May 2014

By Josh Fate Fuji continues to push the boundaries of what they can do with their compact point-n-shoot cameras. The FinePix S1 is one of the most versatile camera's we have seen from them yet,...

Fujifilm?s boasts a whopping image-stabilised 50x optical zoom, thanks to a huge zoom lens. This enables a focal range that?s the 35mm equivalent of a wide angle 24mm to 1200mm ? excellent for... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 17 March 2014 by On Feathered Wings
On Feathered Wings would recommend the Fujifilm FinePix S1

Although my time with the Fuji S1 super-zoom was somewhat limited, it did not take long for me to be impressed. Fast startup, fast zoom. When I compare the image quality of the Fuji S1 side by... Read more…

Reviewed 6 May 2014 by LesS
LesS would recommend the Fujifilm FinePix S1

Wild Life and Birding. Zoom takes you into another world of images. Fast focus and adjustment to light conditions. JPG image very responsive to Post processing with Photoshop CC. Bird tracking... Read more…

Reviewed 27 May 2014 by MikeTheDrummer
MikeTheDrummer would recommend the Fujifilm FinePix S1 (Verified Purchase)

This is my 2nd Bridge camera. Bought 2 weeks ago. Bought because of an upcoming trip to Mt. Rainier and it is weather & sand resistant. Large bright, clear 3" LCD screen & viewfinder. When holding... Read more…

Reviewed 2 July 2015 by JASart
JASart would recommend the Fujifilm FinePix S1

This is a great little camera, wonderful macro on it and zoom is great. I like the fact it is water and dust resistant. Since I am on the water and hike a lot, this is perfect for me. LOVE LOVE... Read more…

Reviewed 26 March 2014 by K9ziggy

I am a pro photographer that runs a studio as a secondary job. I was looking for a camera to use for vacations and family events, so as not to use my business equipment. This covers the needs... Read more…

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Barcodes 00074101023961, 00741010239614, 04547410262643

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