Fujifilm S100FS Review

 
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Model Name: Fujifilm FinePix S100FS  
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Successor:  
General
Model Number: S100FS
Camera Format: EVF
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $799.95
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2008-02-27
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 35.1 oz (995 g)
includes batteries
Size: 5.3 x 3.7 x 5.9 in.
(133 x 94 x 150 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: SuperCCD HR
Sensor Manufacturer: Fujifilm
Effective Megapixels: 11.1
Sensor Format: 2/3 inch
Sensor size: 58.08mm2 (8.8mm x 6.6mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 2.18 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: No
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
DxO Sensor Score: 43
DxO Color Depth Score (bits): 19.6
DxO Dynamic Range Score (evs): 11.1
DxO Maximum Effective ISO Score (iso): 177
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3840 x 2880 (11.1 MP, 4:3),
4032 x 2688 (10.8 MP, 3:2),
2816 x 2112 (5.9 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), RAW (.RAF)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 2.9
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: Fujinon Zoom
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 400 mm
Zoom Ratio: 14.30x
Aperture Range: Wide: f/2.8 - f/11; Tele: f/5.3 - f/11
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
19.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - 100 cm
0.4 - 39.4 in
Filter Thread: n/a
Thread Type: n/a
Optical Image Stabilization: Yes
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 2.0x
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: Contrast Detect Auto focus (Area, Multi, Center), Continuous AF, Manual focus
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: Yes
Viewfinder Type: EVF type; 0.2", 200K pixels color LCD
Focus Peaking: No
EVF Resolution: n/a
Viewfinder Magnification (35mm equivalent):  
Viewfinder Magnification (nominal/claimed):  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: Yes
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 2.5
Rear Display Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen:
Selfie Screen:
Max Playback Zoom:  
Top Deck Display:
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native):  
Minimum ISO (native):  
ISO Settings: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400* (* 6 megapixels or lower), 10000** (** 3 megapixels or lower)
Auto ISO Mode: Yes
White Balance Settings: Auto, Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool white), Incandescent light, Custom
Shutter Speed Range: 30 - 1/4000
Bulb Mode: Yes
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: TTL 256-zone metering
Program Auto Exposure: Yes
Aperture Priority: Yes
Shutter Priority: Yes
Full Manual Exposure: Yes
Creative Exposure Modes: Nature, Nature-soft, Nature-Vivid, Flower, Portrait, Portrait-soft, Baby, Portrait Enhancer, Sport, Night, Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Film Simulation Bracketing
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer):  
High Resolution Composite: No
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Forced Flash, Slow Synchro, Red-eye Reduction Auto, Red-eye Reduction & Forced Flash, Red-eye Reduction & Slow Synchro
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: ISO Auto (800) Wide: Approx. 0.6m / 2.0 ft. to 7.2m / 23.6 ft. Telephoto: Approx. 2.5m / 8.2 ft. to 3.8m / 12.5 ft.; Macro: Approx. 0.3m / 1.0 ft. to 0.8m / 2.6 ft.
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Wireless Flash Control:  
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / xD
UHS Support:  
Other Memory:  
Dual Card Slots: No
RAW Capture Support: Yes
Uncompressed Format: RAW (.RAF)
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG)
Included Memory: 25.0 MB
Included Memory Type: Internal
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi: No
NFC: No
Bluetooth: No
Built-In GPS: No
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: No
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
PictBridge Compliant: No
DPOF Compliant: Yes
Remote Control:
Remote Control Type:  
Connections (extended): DC Input
Performance Timing
Cycle time for JPEG shooting in single shot mode (seconds per frame, max resolution): <0.3
Cycle time for RAW shooting in single shot mode (seconds per frame): 1.12
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): 2.9
Buffer size for JPEG shooting in burst mode (frames, max resolution): 7
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): 0.51
Shutter lag (full AF, tele): 0.81
Shutter lag (full AF, live view - DSLR):  
Shutter lag (prefocused, live view - DSLR):  
Shutter Lag (manual focus): 0.266
Shutter lag (full AF, with flash): 0.47
Shutter Lag (prefocused): 0.027
Shutter Lag (notes):  
Startup Time: 2.4
Play -> Record Time: 0.8
Flash cycle time, full power (seconds): 0.0
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary NP-140
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary NP-140 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): 250
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software: FinePix Viewer (RAW conversion function included)
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Dual Image Stabilization (Optical + high ISO); Film Simulation Bracketing, Dynamic Range Bracketing and AE Bracketing; High-Speed Shooting: At 3-MegaPixels, a maximum of 50 continuous shots at 7 frames/second is possible; Both JPEG and RAW formats; 2.5" Tiltable LCD.

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