Fujifilm F50fd Review

 
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Model Name: Fujifilm FinePix F50fd 
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General
Model Number: F50fd
Camera Format: Compact
Currently Manufactured:
Retail Price: $299.95
Street Price: $197.47
Date Available: 2007-09-30
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 6.2 oz (176 g)
includes batteries
Size: 3.6 x 2.3 x 0.9 in.
(93 x 59 x 23 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: SuperCCD HR
Sensor Manufacturer: Fujifilm
Effective Megapixels: 12.0
Sensor Format: 1/1.6 inch
Sensor size: 48.5608mm2 (8.08mm x 6.01mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 1.91 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 3:2
Color Filter Type:  
Anti Aliasing Filter:  
Self-Cleaning: No
Sensor shift image stabilization: Yes
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3),
4224 x 2816 (11.9 MP, 3:2),
2848 x 2136 (6.1 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 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: 0.3
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 640x480 (25)
320x240 (25)
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: Fujinon Zoom
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 105 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) - f/5.1 (tele) - f/8.0
Normal Focus Range: 45 cm to Infinity
17.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 7 - 80 cm
2.8 - 31.5 in
Filter Thread: n/a
Thread Type: n/a
Optical Image Stabilization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 8.2x
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: Area, Multi, Center (Single or Continuous with face detection)
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Focus Peaking: No
EVF Resolution: n/a
Viewfinder Magnification (35mm equivalent):  
Viewfinder Magnification (nominal/claimed):  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 2.7
Rear Display Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen: No
Selfie Screen: No
Max Playback Zoom: 6.3x
Top Deck Display:
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native):  
Minimum ISO (native):  
ISO Settings: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200* (6 megapixel max.), 6400* (3 megapixel max.)
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: 8 - 1/2000
Bulb Mode: No
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: TTL 256-zones metering (Multi / Spot / Average)
Program Auto Exposure: Yes
Aperture Priority: Yes
Shutter Priority: Yes
Full Manual Exposure: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Natural Light, Natural Light with Flash, Portrait , Portrait Enhancer, Landscape, Sport, Night, Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Underwater, Museum, Party, Flower, Text
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer):  
High Resolution Composite: No
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Slow Synchro, Red-eye Reduction + Slow Synchro
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide-angle: approx. 0.6 - 4.4m; Telephoto: approx. 0.6 – 2.4m; Macro: approx. 0.3m – 0.8m
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / xD
UHS Support:  
Other Memory:  
Dual Card Slots: No
Uncompressed Format:  
RAW Capture Support: No
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG)
Included Memory: 25.0 MB
Included Memory Type: Internal
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 High Speed
PictBridge Compliant: No
DPOF Compliant: Yes
Remote Control: No
Remote Control Type:  
Connections (extended): DC In, IrSimple infrared
Performance Timing
Cycle time for JPEG shooting in single shot mode (seconds per frame, max resolution): 3.07
Cycle time for RAW shooting in single shot mode (seconds per frame):  
Buffer size for RAW shooting in single shot mode (frames):  
Cycle time for RAW+JPEG shooting in single shot mode (seconds per shot):  
Camera penalizes early shutter press? Yes
JPEG shooting speed in burst mode (fps, max resolution): 0.3
Buffer size for JPEG shooting in burst mode (frames, max resolution): Unlimited
RAW shooting speed in burst mode (fps):  
Buffer size for RAW shooting in burst mode (frames):  
RAW+JPEG shooting speed in burst mode (fps):  
Buffer Size for RAW+JPEG shooting in burst mode (frames):  
Shutter lag (full AF, wide/mid): 0.60
Shutter lag (full AF, tele): 0.63
Shutter lag (full AF, live view - DSLR):  
Shutter lag (prefocused, live view - DSLR):  
Shutter Lag (manual focus):  
Shutter lag (full AF, with flash): 0.78
Shutter Lag (prefocused): 0.021
Shutter Lag (notes):  
Startup Time: 2.8
Play -> Record Time: 0.9
Flash cycle time, full power (seconds): 7.5
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary NP-50
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x proprietary NP-50 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included (dedicated charger or AC/USB adapter): Yes
Dedicated Battery Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 230
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software: FinePixViewer, ImageMixer VCD2 LE for FinePix
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Dual image stabilization (CCD-shift, high sensitivity); Face Detection 2.0; Face-oriented slide show (face detection system will detect and zoom in during playback); IrSimple; Blog mode (auto resize; can transmit directly to other IrSimple-enabled device).

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