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Fujifilm S9800

$242.11
A highly rated and good value for money 16.2 megapixel 50 times zoom factor digital camera
Bridge 16.2MP 50x Yes Feb 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Fujifilm S9800 Review

With excellent reviews and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Fujifilm S9800 number 417 across all digital cameras.
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Why Has it Scored 58?

It has very good user reviews with 75% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
Customers report it is fairly priced, is easy to use and good lens quality.
This Fujifilm digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Very big optical zoom
Heavy
Quite narrow field of view

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the S9800 with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for portrait photography, ranking number 9999999 in portrait photography cameras. However good for sports photography, ranking number 9999999 in sports photography cameras as well being average for everyday photography, ranking number 9999999 in everyday photography cameras.
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Fujifilm S9800 Video Reviews


How Big is the Fujifilm S9800?

The Fujifilm S9800 is 122.6mm wide and 86.9mm tall. It is 116.2mm deep and weighs 577g.

Fujifilm S9800 front dimensions

Fujifilm S9800 size in context

Fujifilm S9800 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

User Reviews Are Good

The average user rating of this camera is 82 out of 100 based on 18 user reviews. 12 reviewers (72% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 75% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Six owners reckoned that it was good value for money.

Fujifilm Has Very Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Based on 10,990 expert and owner reviews (including 2,603 verified purchases), Fujifilm has very good reviews for its digital cameras. Fujifilm also has very good reviews specifically within its cameras range compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Fujifilm digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report it is Easy to Use

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Four owners agreed that it had a good zoom.

Users Report Great Product Quality

Two owners who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it was good quality.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Three owners who bought the Fujifilm S9800 reckoned that it was able to produce good images.


Value For Money

Average Priced

We think this camera has an average price compared to other cameras. We checked 417 cameras and they range in price from $29 to $6,895.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Fujifilm S9800 of £169.00 ($169.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $73.11.

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Features

Average Megapixel

The Fujifilm S9800 has a relatively average megapixel (16.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has a 1|1/2.3" image sensor size, which is the most commonly found image sensor size on cameras.

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Heavy

Across all the cameras the weights range from 1g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. With a weight of 577 grams, the Fujifilm S9800 is one of the heavier cameras amongst cameras of this age.

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Very Big Optical Zoom

At 50 times zoom factor, the Fujifilm S9800 has a very big optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras. Across all the digital cameras the optical zooms range from 0.34x to 83x, and the average optical zoom is 12x.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Fujifilm S9800 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Fujifilm S9800 has a relatively typical display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Fujifilm S9800 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras. This camera also have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 3072, 3456 x 3456, 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448, 3264 x 2176, 3264 x 1840, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 1536 and 1728 x 1728 and 1920 x 1080. The best still image resolution of all digital cameras is 6016 x 4000 and the worst is S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm S9800 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The Fujifilm S9800 supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels (which is also supported by this Fujifilm camera). In addition, this digital camera supports a video resolutions of 640 x 480 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. The worst video resolution of all cameras is 320 x 120 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Quite Narrow Field of View

With a field of view of only 97 percent, the Fujifilm S9800 has one of the narrower field of views amongst cameras of this age. The average field of view of cameras is 100%.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Cameras have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 2.3mm and 2,000mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 300mm. When compared to other cameras that we have checked, the Fujifilm S9800's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 1,200 millimeter is one of the longest.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The Fujifilm S9800 has one of the smaller digital zooms (only 2 times zoom factor) amongst cameras of this age. The average digital zoom of cameras is 11x, and the digital zooms range from 0.72x to 810x.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At only 24 millimeters, the Fujifilm S9800 has a quite short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras. Across all the cameras the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 2.3mm to 75mm.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Fujifilm released the S9800 in February 2015.


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