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Fujifilm X100 Digital Camera

Compact Camera 12.3MP 1x CMOS Jan 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Sensor Type Release Date
Fujifilm has good reviews for its digital cameras
Supports video recording
Quite small optical zoom
289 Reviews + 33 Awards
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Fujifilm Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

We checked 8,671 owner and expert reviews (including 192 verified purchases) for Fujifilm digital cameras and found that on average Fujifilm has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Fujifilm has good reviews specifically within its low megapixel digital cameras range. 96% of those that bought a Fujifilm camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Fujifilm X100 supports video recording, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Fujifilm X100 supports a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most common video resolutions of 640 x 480 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 low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for more than two years the worst video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Fujifilm X100 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera which support Full HD video.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a Full HD video and we think the Canon S110 which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Fujifilm X100 supports video capability. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age also support video capability.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras which support video capability currently available including the Canon 1100 which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Fujifilm X100 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Fujifilm X100 has an HDMI port. Most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to this digital camera also have an HDMI port.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Fujifilm X100 has a USB 2.0 port, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to this digital camera.

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Camera

Features Album Organization

The Fujifilm X100 features album organization. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera also feature album organization.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Fujifilm X100 features saturation adjustment, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Fujifilm X100 features contrast adjustment. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera also feature contrast adjustment.

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Features Histogram

The Fujifilm X100 features histogram, as do most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this camera.

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Very Low Playback Zoom (max)

The playback zoom (max) of cameras of this spec and age range from 1x to 24x, and the average playback zoom (max) is 9x. With a playback zoom (max) of only 3 times zoom factor, the Fujifilm X100 has a fairly low playback zoom (max) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this camera.

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Viewfinder

Fairly Large Viewfinder Screen Size

The Fujifilm X100 has a quite large viewfinder screen size (0.47 inches) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to this digital camera. Across all the similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera the viewfinder screen sizes range from 0.2" to 3", and the average viewfinder screen size is 0.53".

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Very Low Magnification

The lowest magnification of low megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera is -2x and the highest is 20x. With a magnification of only 0.5 times zoom factor, the Fujifilm X100 has a quite low magnification compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The Fujifilm X100 has a hand strap, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camera.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The Fujifilm X100 has a battery charger included. Most of the other similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Fujifilm X100 has a batteries included. Most of the other cameras of this age and spec also have a batteries included.

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The Fujifilm X100 features voice recording. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera also feature voice recording.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Fujifilm X100 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The Fujifilm X100 supports PictBridge. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this digital camera also support PictBridge.

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Lens System

Very Small Maximum Aperture Number

Cameras of this age and type have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.8 and 22. When compared to other cameras of this spec and age that we have assessed the maximum aperture number of, the Fujifilm X100's maximum aperture number of 16 is one of the smallest.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

Across all the digital cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.3 to 11. At only 2, the Fujifilm X100 has a quite small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of low megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera is 7.5x. When compared to other low megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago that we have checked the optical zoom of, the Fujifilm X100's optical zoom of only 1 times zoom factor is one of the smallest.

If this camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Nikon J2 + 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm (2.7x), or the Canon 500 ($1,199.95) (3x) which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera the maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 0.28mm to 1,200mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 230mm. When compared to other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera that we have checked, the Fujifilm X100's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 35 millimeters is one of the shortest.

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Light Exposure

Supports Fifteen ISO Sensitivities

The Fujifilm X100 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. This Fujifilm digital camera supports a 400 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of this spec and age. The ISO sensitivities "100", "200", "500", "640", "800", "1600", "2000", "2500", "3200", "4000", "5000", "6400", "12800" and "Auto" are also supported by this camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

The weights of low megapixel digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago range from 50g to 1.3kg. With a weight of 405 grams, the Fujifilm X100 is quite heavy compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Fujifilm camera has been on the market since April 2017.


Display

Average Display Diagonal

At 2.8 inches, the Fujifilm X100 has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this digital camera.

We compared all the other 2.8" screen cameras to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm X10 is also worth considering.

If this low megapixel digital camera display diagonal is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Canon S110 (3" and higher rated), or the Nikon Coolpix P340 (3" and higher rated).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers fujifilm x100specialedition, fujifilm evfujx100sbkb1bdl, fujifilm p10nc04120a, fujifilm x100fbjapan, fujifilm x100fsilver, fujifilm x100black, fujifilm fxx100ts, fujifilm fxx100tb, fujifilm x100t
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