FujiFilm F80EXR overview
FujiFilm F80EXR is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Compact digital camera originally introduced on June of 2010. The camera features a 12MP, CCD 1/2" size sensor with a peak resolution of 4000 x 3000. The camera is also known as "FinePix F85EXR" in some regions.
The F80EXR is scored #143 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras & all around #998 out of 1428 for cameras in our collection. You can check our Smart camera filter to see camera rankings based on your customized factors.
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FujiFilm F80EXR history
The FujiFilm F80EXR is part of a family of products. You can view the full list below.
FujiFilm F80EXR Gallery
You can view the F80EXR from several angles in the gallery below.
FujiFilm F80EXR Pros and Cons
Here is a checklist of upsides and downsides of the FujiFilm F80EXR based on criterias that are often seen as necessary in a digital camera.
FujiFilm F80EXR Sensor information
The FujiFilm F80EXR is run by the EXR chip. The spec of the sensor in the FujiFilm F80EXR is 6.4mm x 4.8mm (1/2"). The 31 mm² sensor has the capability to resolve 4000 x 3000 pixels with aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera features Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). Optical stabilization is superior than digital stabilization as the latter can lead to cropping.Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
The CCD sensor has 12MP and includes a standard ISO range of 100 - 1600. The ISO can be widened electronically to a maximum of 12800. Sadly, RAW photos are not supported which means that you have less margin for error.
The graphic below shows the F80EXR's sensor size when compared to other popular sizes. The F80EXR sensor has a crop factor of 5.6 and is pointed out in green.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
To get an idea of specific aspect ratios, you can refer to the graphic below.
FujiFilm F80EXR dimensions
FujiFilm F80EXR weighs in at 0.46 lbs (210 grams / 7.41 ounces) & the size of the camera is 99mm x 59mm x 28mm (3.9" x 2.3" x 1.1"). The weight of general Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 grams so the FujiFilm F80EXR is weightier compared to its competitors.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
Below is a pic of the FujiFilm F80EXR alongside a soft drink so you're able to get a feel for its size.
The top view below will highlight the button arrangement on the F80EXR.
FujiFilm F80EXR Lens information
The F80EXR includes a built in lens giving a focal range of 27-270mm giving it a 10.0 x zoom which might not be huge but it will surely be valuable in some circumstances.
At it's widest 27mm, the lens features an aperture of f3.3 and that's kind of sluggish and not the best for low light occasions and you will likely find it hard to get a shallow depth of field. You will probably also have to increase your ISO setting causing noisy photos. With the long end, 270mm is exceptional zoom and comes with f5.6 making it fairly sluggish and you might have to utilize slower shutter speeds.
FujiFilm F80EXR Connectivity
The F80EXR has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- HDMI Yes
Cameras that come with NFC and Bluetooth compatibility can easily be controlled wirelessly by smartphones. You can easily send files and in some cases alter settings with no need to connect straight with the camera.
Certain apps also allow a Liveview and press the shutter in case you aren't close to the camera. If the camera provides a HDMI port, it could be hooked up to an external monitor. A lot of cameras will allow you to charge the battery with the USB port.
FujiFilm F80EXR Video information
The highest video quality in the FujiFilm F80EXR is 1280 x 720 and you can save in Motion JPEG file format. 720p is low for today's standards. You should go for a minimum FUll HD quality for good video. The body doesn't include a microphone and headphone socket which means you have zero control over the sound. It is probably a better idea to shop for a different camera in case you need good sound for your videos.
FujiFilm F80EXR Weather Sealing
FujiFilm F80EXR doesn't have weather proofing so wet conditions may affect the camera.
FujiFilm F80EXR Screen and Viewfinder
The FujiFilm F80EXR features a 3 inch fixed display with a resolution of 230 thousand dots.
Sadly the display isn't a touch screen.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The ViewFinder specifications for FujiFilm F80EXR are the following:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders can be rather helpful for bright outdoor conditions which may make the camera screen washed out and very difficult to see.
FujiFilm F80EXR Shutter information
FujiFilm F80EXR has the capability to shoot continuously at 4.0 fps. The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000s.
FujiFilm F80EXR Flash and Hot shoe information
FujiFilm F80EXR features just integrated flash without external flash ability.
FujiFilm F80EXR Autofocusing information
FujiFilm F80EXR features only Contrast Based AF & doesn't have Phase Detect AF. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot snappier & accurate compared to Contrast Based autofocusing.
FujiFilm F80EXR lacks manual focusing. Manual focusing ability is good for low light or you want to have more precise control on focusing.
FujiFilm F80EXR Battery life
The typical Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 offers the highest (470) battery life for this kind of cameras.
Underneath is a collection of Small Sensor Compact cameras which have the strongest battery life:
FujiFilm F80EXR for varying kinds of photography
The following chart shows a overview of the FujiFilm F80EXR for varying kinds of photography. To find out more, visit the specific paragraph below.
Portrait photography with FujiFilm F80EXR
The FujiFilm F80EXR receives a rating of 22 which is really bad, and means the camera is just not acceptable for portrait photos. Taking portraits leans greatly towards sensor dimensions, support for RAW photos & ability to use off-camera flash.
FujiFilm F80EXR as a Street photography camera
Getting a reasonable score of 54, the FujiFilm F80EXR is relatively suited to buy for street photography. A decent street photography camera has a perfect balance of image quality plus portability.
FujiFilm F80EXR Sports photography info
A really bad sports photography points tally of 26 indicates the FujiFilm F80EXR is just not acceptable for taking photos of sports. A camera should have good autofocus and shutter speeds for sports photography.
FujiFilm F80EXR Travel photography info
Size is extremely crucial when selecting a travel camera. On the whole, the FujiFilm F80EXR gets a average 59 as a travelling camera which is fairly adequate to purchase for your vacations.
FujiFilm F80EXR Landscape photography details
For anybody who is looking to pick a camera for landscape photographs, the most essential aspect will no doubt be image quality. The FujiFilm F80EXR at it's really bad rating of 39 as a landscape camera is just not acceptable among its competitors.
FujiFilm F80EXR Vlogging highlights
A vlogging camera should really come with a moving screen, mic port and if possible image stabilization. Taking all things into account, the FujiFilm F80EXR is just not acceptable as a vlog camera as it comes to a really bad rating of 27.
FujiFilm F80EXR Alternatives
If you are in the market for replacements to the F80EXR, here is a list of the top placed cameras that fall under the category of Small Sensor Compact.
The line chart underneath offers you a bird's eye view of the F80EXR versus it's highest ranked rivals suggested earlier.
Here are a few more cameras you may look at as alternatives. To see a extensive comparison, click the "compare" link.