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Based on 45 owner reviews this camera has an average owner rating of 87%.
Easy to Use
Several Fujifilm FinePix JX660 owners reckoned that the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 was easy to use. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review two years ago “Very nicely made, simple to use.”. John Hill said in his review “Lovely little camera, easy to use, picture quality good for a camera of this price, would recommend it”. John Perry mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Lots of great features, easy to use, great quality”.
One Fujifilm FinePix JX660 reviewer who reviewed the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Mrs C S Edwards wrote in her Fujifilm FinePix JX660 review “Fantastic quality and great range of different settings for a budget camera”.
Good Quality Pictures
Several Fujifilm FinePix JX660 reviewers who reviewed the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 concluded that it was able to produce good images. Sandy Paphos Cyprus he said on Amazon two years ago “This 1 is brilliant, easy to use great pictures and only took” in his review.
Good Product Quality
A few people who reviewed it thought it was good quality. John Perry gave the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 an excellent review and he said in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 “The one I bought works in mine, so 8000+ pictures at the best quality can be had on one card, amazing”. John Perry also wrote “Video quality is good as is the sound”. Sophie21 said on Amazon “Great camera - perfect for holiday and takes great quality pictures and films”.
Good Video Capture
A few people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good for video recording. Gbm '63 mentioned “A perfect replacement for a camera the dog ate! The HD video is superb”.
One person who purchased it thought it was well made. Amazon Customer said in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 on Amazon “Well made pictures are coming up so think this will do the job”. One customer thought it was reliable. Pthom1 wrote in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 “Reliable, excellent photo quality & easy to use”.
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A few Fujifilm FinePix JX660 owners who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was compact. Dorothy Noble scored it 5 stars and she said “Lovely compact little camera - bought as a present for husband”. John Perry mentioned on Amazon “Light and compact, this is just great” in his review.
Good Technical Features
One customer who reviewed this digital camera thought it had good features.
Fujifilm Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews
Compact cameras built by Fujifilm have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all cameras (not just compact cameras) and found that Fujifilm also has good ratings across its entire range.
One Fujifilm FinePix JX660 reviewer who bought it considered that it was good in terms of USB connections. Paul Griffiths said “If you buy this model, make sure you keep the USB cable in a safe, secure place” in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 although he gave the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 a score of 1 stars.
CCD Sensor Type
This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on compact cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.
SD Compatible Memory Cards
This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many compact cameras that have been around for more than two years. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including because of it's better review score, the Panasonic DMC-LX7[plb_2071996_price], the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price], or the Canon 145[plb_2166060_price].
Quite Big Digital Zoom
The digital zooms of cameras of this type and age range from 1x to 810x. With a digital zoom of 7.2 times zoom factor, the FinePix JX660 has a quite big digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.
Has an Image Stabilizer
The FinePix JX660 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the FinePix JX660.
Other digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm X10[plb_1150_price].
2 USB Version
This camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most frequently supported USB version on digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it.
1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolutions
The highest video resolution supported by the FinePix JX660 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this Fujifilm digital camera). In addition, this camera supports a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). The worst video resolution of all compact cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix JX660 is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.
The FinePix JX660 is fairly light (only 117 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to the FinePix JX660. Across all the compact cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix JX660 the weights range from 20g to 840g.
The FinePix JX660 has a TFT display which is better than most compact cameras that are a similar age to it. Most compact cameras that were released more than two years ago 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. The worst display of all compact cameras that have been around for more than two years is LCD and the best is AMOLED.
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Unacceptable Noise Level
One person who reviewed it said that it was not noisy. Mr E Jones said in his Fujifilm FinePix JX660 review “However the big disappointment to me was the random clicking noise picked up on video”.
Does Not Have a Built-In Flash
Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the FinePix JX660 have a built-in flash, however the FinePix JX660 does not have a built-in flash.
Does Not Support Video Capability
The FinePix JX660 does not support video capability. Most of the other cameras that were launched more than two years ago also do not support video capability.
We compared all the other digital cameras which also support video capability to this digital camera and we think the Samsung SAMSUNG EX2F[plb_1609335_price] is also worth considering.
Does Not Support Full HD Video
The FinePix JX660 does not support Full HD video. Most of the other compact cameras that have been available for more than two years also do not support Full HD video.
Most similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the FinePix JX660 do not support wi-Fi. The Fujifilm FinePix JX660 is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.
It is worth also looking at other cameras which also support wi-Fi including the Canon N100[plb_2118439_price] which also has a higher rating.
The FinePix JX660 is not 3D. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago are also not 3D.
Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)
Most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix JX660 do not have a GPS (satellite). The FinePix JX660 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).
There are a number of other cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) that you might want to look at including the Nikon Coolpix P330[plb_1724102_price], or the Canon IXUS 140[plb_1561326_price].
The FinePix JX660 is not waterproof. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix JX660 are also not waterproof.
Very Small Optical Zoom
The smallest optical zoom of compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as the FinePix JX660 is 3x and the biggest is 63x. The Fujifilm FinePix JX660 has one of the smaller optical zooms (only 5 times zoom factor) amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 5x optical zoom digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the GE E1450W[plb_1772835_price], or the Canon S110[plb_1462073_price].
If this Fujifilm digital camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Nikon Coolpix S6900[plb_2513006_price] (12x and higher rated).
Only 160 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s
Most similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the FinePix JX660 take between 110 and 949 battery life (CIPA standard)s, including the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 which takes 160 battery life (CIPA standard)s.
Very Narrow Field of View
Digital cameras of a similar age and type to the FinePix JX660 have field of views of between 96% and 100%, and the average field of view is 99%. With a field of view of only 96 percent, the Fujifilm FinePix JX660 has a quite narrow field of view compared to most of the other digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.
Quite Large Minimum Aperture Number
At 3.5, the FinePix JX660 has a quite large minimum aperture number compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago. Digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the FinePix JX660 have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.3 and 6.9.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This compact camera digital camera has been on the market for over two years.
The FinePix JX660 has a relatively typical megapixel (16 megapixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the FinePix JX660.
If you want a higher megapixel then you might want to look at the Kodak Pixpro FZ41[plb_3227932_price] (16.15MP), the Leica X2[plb_2496546_price] (16.2MP), or the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (16.3MP) which also has a higher rating.
Average Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of 2.7 inches, the FinePix JX660 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.
There are a number of other 2.7" screen cameras currently available which you might want to look at including the Panasonic DMC-XS3[plb_2003627_price] which has better reviews.
If this compact camera digital camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the Nikon Coolpix S6900[plb_2513006_price] (3") which also has a higher rating.
Reviewed 9 May 2015 by Paul Griffiths "paul_at_amazon" | 2 Comments
If you buy this model, make sure you keep the USB cable in a safe, secure place. Why? Because if you lose it FujiFilm don't supply spares and your photos will be stuck on your camera forever.... Read more…
Reviewed 23 March 2015 by Amazon Customer "Nomore"
Needed some photos recently, and did not fancy using phone so looked at budget end digitals. this seemed most up to date, liked brand so got one. Very nicely made, simple to use, but have not yet... Read more…