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Fuji FinePix F601 Zoom

A new SuperCCD sensor gives Fuji's latest ultra compact true 3.1 megapixel resolution and great color.

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Reference: Datasheet

Review First Posted: 6/21/2002

Digital Camera Data Sheet:
Fujifilm FinePix F601 Zoom


Model Name:

Fujifilm FinePix F601 Zoom 
Model Number: F601Z 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $599.00
Street Price:  
Price Update Date: 2007-02-07
Date Available: 2002-04-30
Remote Control: No 
Remote Control Type: n/a 
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Tripod Mount Material:  
Operating System: Windows, MacOS 
Weight: 7.8 oz (221 g)
Weight With Batteries?  
Size: 2.8 x 3.7 x 1.3 in.
(71 x 94 x 33 mm)
Warranty in Months:  
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2832x2128, 2048x1536, 1280x960, 640x480
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 3.10
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.7 inch 
CCD Filter Type:  
CCD Manufacturer: FujiFilm (SuperCCD) 
Focal Length Multiplier:  
Movie Audio: Yes 
Quality Levels: 3
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 36 - 108 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 1.4, 2.2, 4.4x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type: AF Area AutoFocus 
Auto Focus Assist Light? No 
Auto Focus Min Illum:  
Auto Focus Step:  
Manual Focus: Yes 
Manual Focus Steps:  
Normal Focus Range: 61 cm to Infinity
24.9 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 21 - 79 cm
8.7 - 32.3 in
Min Macro Area:  
Min Aperture: f/8.0
Max Aperture: f/2.8
Aperture Range Description: f/2.8, 4.0, 5.6, 8.0 
Aperture Step Size:  
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
Optical VF Type: Real-Image Optical 
Optical VF Accuracy:  
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD VF Accuracy:  
LCD Size (inches): 1.5
LCD Resolution: 110,000 dots
OLED Screen:  
Max Playback Zoom: 18.00
ISO Settings: 160, 200, 400, 800, 1600
ISO Rating Max: 1600
Number of White Balance Settings: 7
White Balance Settings: Auto, Fine, Shade, Daylight Fluorescent, Cool/Warm White Fluorescent, Incandescent 
Manual White Balance: No 
Longest Shutter Time:
Shortest Shutter Time: 1/2000 
Exp Adj Range:  
Exp Adj Step Size:  
Metering Modes: 64-zone TTL multi, spot, average 
Spot Metering: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Self Timer: 10
Internal Flash: Yes 
No of Flash Modes: 5
Flash Modes: Auto, red-eye reduction, forced flash, suppressed flash, slow syncro 
Flash Guide Number (Meters):  
Flash Range Default ISO (meters):  
Flash Range Description: 7.8" - 15.4 
No of Flash "Pops":  
Ext Flash: No 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SmartMedia 
Other Memory Types:  
Memory Included (MB): 16.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Compressed Format: JPEG, WAV (audio) 
Movie File Format: AVI (MotionJPEG) w/ audio 
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode Switchable: No 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: Serial, USB 1.1
Other Connection: DC In, Camera Cradle 
Included Software: ArcSoft VideoImpression 5.0, Apple QuickTime, FujiFilm FinePix Viewer 
OS Compatibility: Windows, MacOS 
Performance Timing
Startup Time:  
Shutdown Time:  
Play -> Record:  
Record -> Play (max res):  
Record -> Play (min res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE:  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE:  
Shutter Lag, Man. Focus:  
Shutter Lag, Prefocus:  
Cycle Time Uncompressed Format:  
Cycle Time Max Res:  
Cycle Time Min Res:  
Buffer Frames, Max Res: 4
Continuous Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 5.000
Movie Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 15.00
Movie Sec @ Max Res:  
Movie Sec @ Min Res:  
Download speed, KB/second:  
Battery Form Factor: NP60 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion 
Batteries Included: Yes
Battery Charger Included:  
More Information
Notes & Features: Successor to the FujiFilm FinePix 4800 Zoom and 6800 Zoom digital cameras. Lens is a Super EBC Fujinon 3x optical zoom. "Pixel Data Coupling" technology allows for increased ISO rating at lower resolutions with minimal increase in image noise (up to ISO1600 in 1280 x 960 pixels). "Pixel Mixing" allows for high-framerate VGA video clips. Has audio recording feature (up to 9 hours on a 128MB flash card). 30-second voice clips can be recorded with each picture. Burst-mode image rates are 1.8 frames/second up to 40 images in 1280 x 960 pixels, or 5 frames/second up to 4 images in 2832 x 2128 pixels (interpolated). Digital zoom is 1.4x at 2048 x 1536, 2.2x at 1280 x 960 or 4.4x at 640 x 480 pixels. Compatible with 3.3V SmartMedia from 2 to 128MB. Comes bundled with NP60 Lithium Ion battery, AC adapter, hand strap and USB cable. Optional ($59.99) picture cradle allows for in-camera battery charging, video connectivity, transfer of images via USB and tethered video camera functionality. 
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Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website

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