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Fujifilm FinePix S8000fd Specifications

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Model Name: Fujifilm FinePix S8000fd 
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Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
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Successor:  
General
Model Number: S8000fd
Camera Format: EVF
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $399.95
Street Price: $275.96
Date Available: 2007-09-30
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 18.0 oz (511 g)
includes batteries
Size: 4.4 x 3.1 x 3.1 in.
(111 x 78 x 79 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CCD
Sensor Manufacturer:  
Effective Megapixels: 8.0
Sensor Format: 1/2.35 inch
Sensor size: 27.2556mm2 (6.03mm x 4.52mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 1.85 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 3:2
Color Filter Type:  
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: Yes
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264 x 2448 (8.0 MP, 4:3),
3264 x 2176 (7.1 MP, 3:2),
2304 x 1728 (4.0 MP, 4:3),
1600 x 1200 (1.9 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG (EXIF 2.2)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 1.1
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 640x480 (30)
320x240 (30)
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG)
Composite Video Out: Yes
NTSC/PAL Switchable Video: Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
HD Video Out:
HD Video Connection:
Lens & Optics
Lens Mount: n/a
Lens Thread: n/a
Lens Thread Type: n/a
Kit Lens: Fujinon Zoom
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 27 - 486 mm
Zoom Ratio: 18.00x
Aperture Range: f/2.8 - f/8.0
Normal Focus Range: 70 cm to Infinity
27.6 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - 100 cm
0.4 - 39.4 in
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: 5.1x
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: TTL contrast-type wifh face detection
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: Yes
Viewfinder Type: EVF; color LCD
Focus Peaking: No
EVF Resolution In Pixels:  
EVF Resolution In Dots:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: Yes
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 2.5
Rear Display Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen: No
Selfie Screen: No
Max Playback Zoom: 5.1x
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native):  
Minimum ISO (native):  
ISO Settings: Auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400* (4 megapuxels or lower)
Auto ISO Mode: No
White Balance Settings: Auto, Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool white), Incandescent light, Custom
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/2000
Bulb Mode: No
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: TTL 256-zone metering, spot, average
Program, Aperture, Shutter, Manual (PASM) Modes: Yes
Creative Exposure Modes: Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Night, Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Museum, Party, Flower, Text, Auction
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer):  
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Red-eye Reduction Auto, Forced Flash, Red-eye Reduction & Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Slow Synchro, Red-eye Reduction & Slow Synchro
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide: 0.5 - 8.8m /1.6 - 28.9 ft; Tele: 0.5 - 5.6m /1.6 - 18.4 ft; Macro: 0.3 m – 3m/ 1.0 ft – 9.8 ft
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / xD
Dual Card Slots: No
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-fi: No
Built-In GPS: No
Bluetooth: No
NFC: No
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: No
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
PictBridge Compliant: Yes
DPOF Compliant: Yes
Remote Control: No
Remote Control Type:  
Connections (extended): DC Input
Performance Timing
Cycle Time RAW Format (secs):  
Buffer Size (Frames, RAW format):  
Cycle Time Max Res JPEG (secs): 2.93
Buffer Size (Frames, Max Res JPEG): Unlimited
Cycle Time Min Res (secs) 2.10
Camera penalizes early shutter press? No
Continuous Mode Rate (fps): 1.11
Continuous Mode, Buffer Depth (Frames, Max Res): 3
Multi-Burst Continuous Mode Rate (fps): 13.590
Multi-Burst Continuous Mode, Buffer Depth (Frames, Max Res): 15.00
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE: 0.870
Shutter Lag (manual focus): 0.290
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE: 0.940
Shutter Lag with Flash: 1.160
Shutter Lag (prefocus): 0.018
Shutter Lag (continuous auto): 0.870
Shutter Lag (notes):  
Startup Time: 4.20
Shutdown Time: 2.50
Play -> Record Time: 0.80
Record -> Play Max Res Time: 0.80
Record -> Play Min Res Time:  
Download Speed (KB/sec): 674
Power
Battery Form Factor: 4 x AA
Usable Battery Types: Alkaline disposable, NiMH rechargeable
Batteries Included: 4 x AA alkaline disposable
Battery Charger Included (external or internal): No
External Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 500
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software: FinePix Viewer, Resource, Studio
OS Compatibility: Windows 98/Me/2000/XP/Vista; Mac OS X 10.3.9+
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Dual Image Stabilization system, which includes both mechanical image stabilization and high ISO sensitivity / shutter speeds to freeze camera shake and subject motion.