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Fujifilm FinePix S4800
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Fujifilm FinePix S4800 Digital Camera

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16MP 30x CCD May 2013
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
30x Optical Zoom (24mm-720mm) And Powerful Optical Image Stabilization - Capable of super-macro image at ranges as close as 2cm.- Sensor shift image stabilization ensures that even hand-held shots... More
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25 Reasons For

One Industry Award

This Fujifilm camera received a "Recommended" from PhotographyBlog.com who decided that this bridge camera camera was good.

Average Expert Reviews

This bridge camera camera has an average expert rating of 75 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com and Ephotozine.

Good Quality Lens

One Fujifilm FinePix S4800 owner wrote in their reviews that it had a good zoom. One Fujifilm FinePix S4800 owner said that the product had a good lens.

One Fujifilm FinePix S4800 reviewer thought it had a good image stabiliser. Photographyblog.com gave it a score of 4 stars and said on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “In this review, we'll find out if the stabiliser is powerful”.

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Good Support

A few Fujifilm FinePix S4800 reviewers reckoned that the product had good technical guidance. Ephotozine.com gave the product a rating of 4 stars and mentioned “Want a versatile camera that has plenty of zoom and full manual controls” in their review. Photographyblog.com rated the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 80 out of 100 and mentioned “The Fujifilm FinePix S4800 is an ultra-zoom digital compact camera sporting a 30x Super EBC Fujinon optical zoom lens, full manual controls”.

Good Size

One Fujifilm FinePix S4800 owner concluded that it was compact.

Fujifilm Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

On average Fujifilm bridge camera digital cameras have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all cameras built by Fujifilm.

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CCD Sensor Type

The FinePix S4800 has a better sensor type than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This camera has a CCD sensor type, whereas most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it have a MOS sensor type. 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.

This digital camera's sensor type (CCD) is actually the best sensor type across all digital cameras of this type and age.

Across similar types of digital camera the worst sensor type is MOS.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The FinePix S4800 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the FinePix S4800.

We compared all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash to this digital camera and we think the Nikon L830[plb_2169291_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm FinePix S4800 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the FinePix S4800.

Alternative digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Nikon L830[plb_2169291_price].

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Fairly Big Digital Zoom

Across all the similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix S4800 the digital zooms range from 2x to 210x. At 7.2 times zoom factor, the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 has a fairly big digital zoom compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the FinePix S4800.

Cameras with a bigger digital zoom that might be worth considering include the Sony DSC-HX400[plb_2173117_price] (126x).

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Light

The average weight of bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years is 510g. With a weight of only 426 grams, the FinePix S4800 is fairly light compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Four Number of Batteries Supporteds

Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years only have between one and three number of batteries supporteds, however the FinePix S4800 has four number of batteries supporteds.

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Electrical Viewfinder Type

This digital camera has an Electrical viewfinder type, which is the most commonly found viewfinder type on bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. 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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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The FinePix S4800 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most digital cameras of this spec and age. Most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it have a 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s). In addition, this camera have still image resolution(s)s of 4608 x 3072, 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448 and 3264 x 1840 and 2304 x 1728.

A 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) is in fact the best still image resolution across all comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

A 640 x 360 still image resolution(s) is the worst still image resolution across similar types of digital camera.

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Has Four Photo Effectss

The number of photo effects found on the FinePix S4800 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. This digital camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on cameras of this spec and age. The photo effectss "Negative film", "Sepia" and "Vivid" are also found on this camera.

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Supports Eight ISO Sensitivitys

The Fujifilm FinePix S4800 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras of this age and spec. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivitys 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 and 6400 are also supported by this Fujifilm camera.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 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 camera). In addition, this Fujifilm 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). Across all bridge camera digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago the video resolution ranges from 320 x 120 pixels (worst) to 1920 x 1080 pixels (best).

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

This camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is typical of many cameras of a comparable age and spec to 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 the most frequently found maximum image resolution on digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Features One Light Metering

The Fujifilm FinePix S4800 has a greater number of light metering modes than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This Fujifilm digital camera features an Spot light metering, which is the most frequently featured light metering featured on bridge camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the FinePix S4800.

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TFT Display

The FinePix S4800 has a TFT display which is better than the LCD display found on most cameras of this type and age. 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.

This digital camera's display (TFT) is in fact the best display across all bridge camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix S4800.

Across similar types of digital camera the worst display is LCD.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The number of power sources supported by the FinePix S4800 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. This Fujifilm digital camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The FinePix S4800 has a fairly short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) (only 24 millimeters) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the FinePix S4800. Comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 4.5mm and 28mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 24mm.

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Quite Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

The ISO sensitivity (min)s of comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the FinePix S4800 range from 64 to 400. When compared to other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the FinePix S4800 that we have checked the ISO sensitivity (min) of, the FinePix S4800's ISO sensitivity (min) of only 64 is one of the smallest.

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14 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Video Capability

Like most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix S4800, the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 does not support video capability.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The FinePix S4800 does not support wi-Fi. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the FinePix S4800 also do not support wi-Fi.

It is worth considering other cameras which also support wi-Fi including the Fujifilm S1[plb_2145007_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The FinePix S4800 does not support Full HD video. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years also do not support Full HD video.

Alternative cameras which also support Full HD video that you might also want to look at include the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The FinePix S4800 does not have a GPS (satellite). Most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the FinePix S4800 also do not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) to this camera and we think the HX100V[pl_613234_price], or the DSC-HX200[pl_1475281_price] both from Sony which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

Most bridge camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix S4800 are not waterproof. The FinePix S4800 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Only Features Six Flash Modess

The FinePix S4800 has a greater number of flash modes than most bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. This Fujifilm digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the FinePix S4800. The flash modess "Forced off", "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction", "Slow synchronization" and "Suppressed" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Quite Narrow Field of View

The field of views of digital cameras that came out more than two years ago range from 95% to 100%, and the average field of view is 99%. With a field of view of only 97 percent, the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 has a fairly narrow field of view compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Only Has Four Light Exposure Modess

The FinePix S4800 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Fujifilm camera has a Shutter priority AE light exposure modes, which is the most commonly found light exposure modes found on similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix S4800. The light exposure modess "Aperture priority AE", "Manual" and "Auto" are also found on this camera.

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Only Supports Two Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 is more than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix S4800. The camera file system "DPOF 1.1" is also supported by this Fujifilm camera.

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Quite Small Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card sizes of cameras that came out more than two years ago range from 8GB to 130GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 38GB. When compared to other bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix S4800, the maximum memory card size of the FinePix S4800 of only 8 gigabytes is one of the smallest.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

With a display resolution (numeric) of only 230,000 pixels, the Fujifilm FinePix S4800 has one of the lower display resolution (numeric)s amongst digital cameras of this age. The lowest display resolution (numeric) of comparable spec cameras that came out more than two years ago is 460 pixels, the highest is 1,500,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 500,000 pixels.

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Very Short Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

At only 8 seconds, the FinePix S4800 has a fairly short slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age. The slowest camera shutter speeds of cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 2s to 120s.

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Only Has Five White Balances

The FinePix S4800 has a greater number of white balance modes than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The most frequently found white balance is Auto, but this white balance is not found on this camera. The white balances Custom modes, Fine, Fluorescent, Incandescent and Shade are also found on this Fujifilm camera.

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Quite Large Minimum Aperture Number

With a minimum aperture number of 3.1, the FinePix S4800 has one of the larger minimum aperture numbers amongst cameras of this age. Comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years have minimum aperture numbers of between 2.6 and 19.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Fujifilm FinePix S4800

Released Over Three Years Ago

This bridge camera camera was released over three years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the FinePix S4800 has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix S4800.

Other 3" screen digital cameras currently available that you might want to consider include the Sony DSC-HX300[plb_1543709_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 30 times zoom factor, the FinePix S4800 has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the FinePix S4800.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 30x optical zoom cameras currently available including the Canon PowerShot SX510 HS[plb_1602380_price], or the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which has better reviews.

Cameras with a bigger optical zoom that might be worth looking at include the Nikon L830[plb_2169291_price] (34x and higher rated).

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards on bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market 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.

There are a number of other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might want to look at including the P600[pl_2176383_price], or the L830[pl_2169291_price] both from Nikon or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ62[plb_1884253_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Megapixel

The Fujifilm FinePix S4800 has a relatively average megapixel (16 megapixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the FinePix S4800.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 16MP digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Canon SX50 HS[plb_1410250_price], or the Fujifilm HS30[plb_1334661_price].

If you are looking for a digital camera with a higher megapixel then you might want to consider the Lumix DMC-G6[pl_2147791_price] (16.05MP), or the Lumix DMC-FZ72[pl_1983697_price] (16.1MP) both from Panasonic or the Nikon Coolpix P530[plb_2240483_price] (16.1MP) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Super Macro Focusing Range
Focus Adjustment
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Maximum Memory Card Size
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
3D
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Camera File System
Camera Playback
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity

1 Award

PhotographyBlog.com Recommended

Expert Reviews

(4)
27 January 2014

PhotographyBlog.com

The Fujifilm FinePix S4800 is an ultra-zoom digital compact camera sporting a 30x Super EBC Fujinon optical zoom lens, full manual controls, a 16 megapixel sensor and sensor shift stabilisation.... Read more…

28 June 2013

The Fujifilm FinePix S4800 will appeal to those who are on a budget, but want a versatile camera that has plenty of zoom and full manual controls. This is ideal for those who want to test their...

21 July 2014

Aparat z matryc? 16 Mp, wy?wietlaczem 3 cala i zoomem optycznym 30x. Oprócz zdj?? umo?liwia te? rejestracj? wideo w maksymalnej rozdzielczo?ci 1280 x 720 pikseli.OpisSpecyfikacja i wyniki Zobacz...

27 December 2013

Kompaktkameras gibt es viele. Zu Preisen unter 50 bis weit über 500 Euro...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers info p10nc09950, info p10nc09950a, fujifilm 8gbcase4, fujifilm p10nc09900, fujifilm p10nc09900a, fujifilm p10nc09900a8gbcase4
Barcodes 04547410234213, 04547410234237, 04547410234251, 05055189010802

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