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Fujifilm S1 Digital Camera

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16.4MP 50x CMOS Feb 2014
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
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Twelve Industry Awards

This Fujifilm digital camera has received twelve awards from expert review sites.

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

Furthermore, this Fujifilm digital camera received an "Editor's Choice" award from CNET.co.uk who concluded it was fantastic and it received a "Platinum" award from Buy-n-shoot.com. Additionally, the writer at Onfoto.ru gave this camera a "Silver" award and wrote it was great.

The experts at three more expert review sites all decided that this Fujifilm camera was good. This digital camera received a "5 Star" award from both Digital Versus and Les Numeriques.com and it received an "Ultimate" award from Expert Reviews.

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

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Average Expert Reviews

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

Good Owner Reviews

This camera has an average owner rating of 89% based on 153 owner reviews.

Good Quality Pictures

A number of Fujifilm S1 reviewers who purchased this digital camera agreed that it was able to produce good images. Amazon Customer rated the product as excellent and mentioned “The stabelizers really work to give you a clear picture even when hand held”. Codypuss said on Amazon “The zoom is excellent and despite handshaking the pics were crystal clear”. Ellsee wrote two years ago “I'm happy with the photos I've taken so far in automatic modes”.

Several customers who bought this digital camera agreed that it had a good picture resolution. Mr Baz gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and he said on Amazon “It's clear and sharp+ Good resolution 920K EVF it's 0.2" so it's smaller”. Mr Baz also wrote “Is respectable across most of the range+ Has some fast fps shooting modes (up to 9fps”. Expert website Photographyblog.com wrote five years ago “A high resolution electro” and rated it 5 stars.

One Fujifilm S1 owner mentioned that the Fujifilm S1 had a good image sensor. Richard rated it 80 out of 100 and he said “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” in his review.

One customer said in their reviews that it was good in low light. Pcmag.com mentioned on PC Mag “Packs an amazing 26x zoom lens and excels at low-light shooting” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Video Capture

Ten people agreed that it was good for video recording. Amazon Customer said “The Videos are very good” in their review. Ellsee mentioned on Amazon two years ago “Nature anyway, so some wind sounds might actually enhance my video”. Ellsee also mentioned “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

Several Fujifilm S1 reviewers who reviewed it wrote that it had a good zoom. Amazon Customer mentioned “Zoom is amazing and you get great pictures on a sunny day”. Andy1708 scored it 5 stars and wrote in their Fujifilm S1 review on Amazon two years ago “The camera itself is excellent, fantastic zoom and great onboard effects”. Brian Bentley mentioned on Amazon “A lens with 50x zoom is awesome to be able to take pictures of the moons” in his review of this digital camera.

Several customers said in their reviews that the product had a good lens. Two years ago Del scored it very highly and he wrote in his Fujifilm S1 review on Amazon “Incredible focussing with the lens at full stretch”. Mr Baz said on Amazon “Also has an interval timer and you can customise the Fn button (on the rear pad)+ Lens performance is mostly good” in his review and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Mr. Peter Thomas wrote 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.

Five Fujifilm S1 owners who reviewed the Fujifilm S1 mentioned that it had a good autofocus. Three years ago Mr Baz scored it 80 out of 100 and he wrote “The AF is good in movie mode and locks focus quite quickly even zooming in”. Paul Lilly rated the Fujifilm S1 5 stars and he said “Easy to use, supper fast focusing, all the lenses you could ever want in one”. Val wrote last year “Very easy to use and focus would definitely recommend”.

One customer said in their reviews that it had a good image stabiliser. Scally999 wrote on Amazon “The stabiliser is fab”.

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Easy to Use

Several people who purchased it considered that it was easy to use. Chris G. said in his review of the Fujifilm S1 “Excellent spec, easy to use, very good price”. Three years ago Codypuss mentioned on Amazon “The creative filters are pleasant to use and the trick is to experiment with different modes” and scored this digital camera 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”.

Eight customers who reviewed it thought it was easy to use the menus. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon two years ago “Plenty of scope to experiment with more advanced settings and a suuuuuuupper zoom”. Also two years ago James rated the Fujifilm S1 5 stars and he said “The vast quantity of settings make this a great camera”. Mr Baz gave it a score of 4 stars and he mentioned “Most of what you might want, you can save settings on the "C" mode dial setting”.

A few customers who purchased it thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. James gave it a rating of 5 stars and he said in his Fujifilm S1 review on Amazon two years ago “Makes it quite nice to hold”. Mr. Grant Cullen mentioned in the same month “If you're competent with the basics of photography (for instance, you're comfortable controlling your own exposure in Manual mode)”. Scally999 mentioned “It is slightly smaller and lighter, very easy to hold” and scored it very highly.

One Fujifilm S1 owner who reviewed it concluded that it had a good interface. Photographyblog.com mentioned in their review five years ago “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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Robust

Some Fujifilm S1 owners who purchased it said that it was well made. Codypuss rated it 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon “The fuji s1 feels solid in the hands”. Littleme rated this digital camera 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera three years ago “As a brand i have always found them to be well built and reliable”. In the same month Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag “The Fujifilm FinePix S1 is a solid 50x zooming camera thanks to quick autofocus”.

Four Fujifilm S1 owners who bought the Fujifilm S1 concluded that it was strong and durable. Two years ago Rev. David Coleman wrote on Amazon “So toughness and weatherproof is good.” in his review of the Fujifilm S1 but despite that he gave it a rating of 60 out of 100. Cnet.com wrote on expert review site CNET.com “Fujifilm has spent the past couple years filling its FinePix lineup with rugged compacts and megazoom bridge cameras because those are what still sells”. Digitalversus.com said on expert review site Digital Versus “With its manual zoom, good-quality EVF, sturdy build, good responsiveness” and rated this digital camera 5 stars.

One Fujifilm S1 owner who reviewed the product reckoned that it was sealed. Mr. Peter Thomas said in his review of the Fujifilm S1 three years ago “No live previewThe Goodweather sealed i think this great” .

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Nice Design

A number of people wrote in their reviews that it was good looking. Jane L she said “Packaged beautifully” in her Fujifilm S1 review. Littleme mentioned “I would say out of all the ones i have owned this is pretty perfect and whats more its idiot proof” in their Fujifilm S1 review. Mr Baz gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and he mentioned “It's decent and better than many+ HD video is pretty sharp and has a wind cut filter, you can zoom” in his review of the Fujifilm S1.

One customer who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was a good design. Evogadget.com wrote “The X-S1 is the third member of the family, with a more modern design and better features”.

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Good Size

A number of customers said in their reviews that the product was compact. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review “Its a move up from my point and click compact, without the hassle of working out how to use a DSLR! This has lots of automated settings making life easy.”. Mr Baz said on Amazon “I would get a spare though+ Compact size it's a fair bit smaller than the HS50exr”. Richard said three years ago “With features such as the mega-zoom that would be very hard to put into a simple compact camera package” and gave this digital camera a score of 80 out of 100.

Some people thought it was heavy and bulky. Codypuss said “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”. Rlnc722 wrote in their review of this digital camera two years ago “Some of the things that I do love about this camera though - it's not that heavy and easy to hold”.

Several Fujifilm S1 reviewers concluded that the product was good physically. Mark Lewis gave the product a very good review score and he mentioned “It is also intuative and physically easy”.

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Good Product Quality

Eleven customers who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was good quality. A. Brown wrote on Amazon two years ago “The quality is amazing and a huge leap up from my Fuji S1500 - which is also very good” in their review. Codypuss wrote in their review “When shooting at 14 or 12 mp the results are stunning, good picture quality” . Ellsee said on Amazon “For some reason I can't fathom there's no option to mute when recording in better quality modes”.

Good Technical Features

Several Fujifilm S1 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the product had good features. A. Brown wrote “Absolutely packed full of features which I am working my way through”. Mince wrote in their review of the Fujifilm S1 on Amazon “Apart from the disappointing video the camera is generally excellent; the stand-out features for me being the water”. Mr. Peter Thomas said on Amazon “Fits in a fairly small camera bag Has enough features to satisfy everyone i should think”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Three Fujifilm S1 owners wrote in their reviews that the Fujifilm S1 had an electronic viewfinder.

Some Fujifilm S1 owners who purchased it said that it had a good viewfinder. Pocket-Lint.com said in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Pocket Lint “It’s got a great viewfinder, is wonderful to use, produces best in class images*”.

Three customers said in their reviews that it had a good screen. Richard said in his review of this digital camera “The flexible rear screen is nice” and rated the product 80 out of 100. Rlnc722 said on Amazon “The LCD screen is clear and easy to read, you can transfer photos through wifi (although no GPS” in their review.

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Good Connectivity

A number of Fujifilm S1 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was wifi compatible. Two years ago Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “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 Fujifilm S1 review. Michael Gorman wrote also two years ago “It takes beautiful pictures and the wifi remote shooting is a real bonus”. Ephotozine.com wrote on expert website Ephotozine “Other features include Wi-Fi for easy sharing”.

Good Support

Some people who reviewed it agreed that it had good technical guidance. Mr. Grant Cullen wrote “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” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Three years ago Ephotozine.com rated the product 80 out of 100 and wrote on expert review site Ephotozine “A rotating LCD screen, full manual controls and RAW shooting”.

Fujifilm Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

Fujifilm is one of the superior digital camera brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and Fujifilm also has good ratings for its bridge camera digital cameras.

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Good Battery Life

Several customers who reviewed the Fujifilm S1 reckoned that it had a good battery life. Two years ago Mr. S. Haldane said “Weather proof, huge focal length, li-on battery, great camera for a modest outlay” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

Supports Wi-Fi

Unlike most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the S1 which do not support wi-Fi, the Fujifilm S1 supports wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative cameras which support wi-Fi currently available which you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Olympus Stylus 1[plb_2096856_price].

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a wi-Fi and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ330[plb_2981228_price] is also worth considering.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

Digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the S1 have optical zooms of between 1.3x and 65x. With an optical zoom of 50 times zoom factor, the Fujifilm S1 has a quite big optical zoom compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the S1.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Fujifilm S1 has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the S1 also have a built-in flash.

Other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available which you might want to look at include the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which has better reviews.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm S1 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

We compared all the other cameras with an image stabilizer to this camera and we think the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite High Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16.4 megapixels, the Fujifilm S1 has one of the higher megapixels amongst cameras of this age. The megapixels of digital cameras of this type and age range from 12MP to 21MP.

If this Fujifilm digital camera megapixel is not high enough for you then you might also want to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000[plb_2413606_price] (20.1MP and higher rated).

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Electrical Viewfinder Type

This camera has an Electrical viewfinder type, which is the most frequently found viewfinder type on comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as 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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Has Three Image Editings

The number of image editing modes found on the Fujifilm S1 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This camera has a Resizing image editing, which is the most frequently found image editing found on bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the S1. The image editings "Crop" and "Rotating" are also found on this Fujifilm camera.

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The Fujifilm S1 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This Fujifilm camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by cameras of a similar age and spec to the S1. The image formats supported "RAW" is also supported by this digital camera.

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Fairly High Motion JPEG Frame Rate

The Fujifilm S1 has one of the higher motion JPEG frame rates (60 frames per second) amongst cameras of this age. Across all the bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the S1 the motion JPEG frame rates range from 24fps to 240fps, and the average motion JPEG frame rate is 39fps.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The shortest maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of bridge camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as the S1 is 100mm and the longest is 1,600mm. The Fujifilm S1 has a fairly long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) (1,200 millimeter) compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

At 30 seconds, the Fujifilm S1 has a fairly long slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the S1. The slowest camera shutter speeds of cameras of this age and spec range from 2s to 120s.

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Supports Nine ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Fujifilm S1 is more than most digital cameras of this age and type. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivitys 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 and Auto are also supported by this Fujifilm digital camera.

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Quite High ISO Sensitivity (max)

Across all the digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the S1 the ISO sensitivity (max)s range from 1,600 to 26,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 7,700. With an ISO sensitivity (max) of 12,800, the Fujifilm S1 has one of the higher ISO sensitivity (max)s amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

With a display resolution (numeric) of 920,000 pixels, the Fujifilm S1 has one of the higher display resolution (numeric)s amongst digital cameras of this age. The display resolution (numeric)s of cameras of a comparable age and type to the S1 range from 460 pixels to 1,500,000 pixels.

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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 the most commonly found maximum video resolution on bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age 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 commonly found light exposure correction on cameras of a similar spec and age to it.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Fujifilm S1 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this camera. 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 cameras that are a similar age to the S1 is 320 x 120 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This digital 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 type and age.

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TFT Display

The Fujifilm S1 has a better display than most cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This camera has a TFT display, whereas most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it 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 this age and spec.

The worst display amongst comparable types of camera is LCD.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is the most commonly found focus adjustment on digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The Fujifilm S1 has a greater number of power sources than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This digital camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by cameras of a similar age and type to the S1.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The number of audio formats supported by the Fujifilm S1 is more than most cameras that are a similar age to it. The most frequently supported audio formats supported is AAC++, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this Fujifilm digital camera. The audio formats supporteds LPCM are also supported by this Fujifilm camera.

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13 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

Several Fujifilm S1 owners thought it was not noisy. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Noisy zoom and pictures not brilliant”. Two years ago Ellsee mentioned in their review of the Fujifilm S1 on Amazon “Video noise unbearable - only consider if you already have a camcorder”.

Does Not Support Video Capability

The Fujifilm S1 does not support video capability, although keep in mind that most of the other cameras of this age and type also do not support video capability.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also support video capability including the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200[plb_3140190_price].

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most of the other cameras that came out more than two years ago, the Fujifilm S1 does not support Full HD video.

It is worth also looking at other digital cameras which also support Full HD video including the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price], or the Olympus Stylus 1[plb_2096856_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D

Most cameras of a comparable age and type to the S1 are not 3D. The Fujifilm S1 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

Cameras which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the S1, the Fujifilm S1 does not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared all the other cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) to this digital camera and we think the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other digital cameras of this type and age, the Fujifilm S1 is not waterproof.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of digital cameras that are a comparable age to the S1 is 13x. At only 2 times zoom factor, the Fujifilm S1 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the S1.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 2x digital zoom cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Sony RX10[plb_2051754_price].

If you would prefer a digital camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000[plb_2413606_price] (4x) which also has a higher rating.

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Only Features Four Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Fujifilm S1 is more than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the S1. The flash modess "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Fujifilm camera.

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Only Has Four Light Exposure Modess

The Fujifilm S1 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera has a Shutter priority AE light exposure modes, which is the most frequently found light exposure modes found on comparable spec cameras that came out more than two years ago. The light exposure modess "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Manual" are also found on this Fujifilm digital camera.

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Only Two Number of Aspheric Elementss

Most digital cameras of this age and type have between 1 and 11 number of aspheric elementss, including the Fujifilm S1 which has two number of aspheric elementss.

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Only Has Five White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Fujifilm S1 is more than most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. The most frequently found white balance is Auto, but this white balance is not found on this Fujifilm camera. The white balances Custom modes, Fine, Fluorescent, Incandescent and Shade are also found on this digital camera.

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Heavy

The weights of digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the S1 range from 120g to 910g. With a weight of 640 grams, the Fujifilm S1 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the S1.

Digital cameras with a heavier weight that might also be worth looking at include the Sony DSC-HX300[plb_1543709_price] (623g), or the Fujifilm FinePix HS30EXR[plb_2071810_price] (637g).

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Quite Big ISO Sensitivity (min)

The Fujifilm S1 has one of the bigger ISO sensitivity (min)s (100) amongst digital cameras of this age. The ISO sensitivity (min)s of digital cameras of a similar age and type to the S1 range from 64 to 400, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 93.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Fujifilm S1

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Fujifilm released the S1.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Fujifilm S1 has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

We compared this camera to all the other 3" screen digital cameras and we think the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many digital cameras of a comparable type and age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If the memory card type of this camera is too bad for you then you might want to look at the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] (MS Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC and higher rated).

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

There are a number of alternative cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available which you might want to look at including the Sony HX100V[plb_613234_price] which has better reviews.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Number of Aspheric Elements
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide)
Super Macro Focusing Range
Focus Adjustment
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
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
Audio Formats Supported
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Self-Timer Delay
Image Editing
Camera File System
Camera Playback
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Battery Type
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
Other Features
Built-In Flash

12 Awards

onfoto.ru Silver CNET.co.uk Editor's Choice buy-n-shoot.com Platinum Digitaltrends.com Recommended Product Digital Versus 5 Star Ephotozine Recommended Les Numeriques.com 5 Star Trusted Reviews Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Recommended Expert Reviews Ultimate tipa.com Technical Image Press Association Award gagadget.com Recommended

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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