- 12MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
- 2.7" Fixed Display
- ISO 100 - 1600 (Raise to 3200)
- 1280 x 720 video
- 37-111mm (F3.2-4.3) lens
- 126g - 93 x 55 x 21mm
- Introduced February 2010
- Other Name is FinePix JV105
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- Size Comparison
FujiFilm JV100 overview
FujiFilm JV100 is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Compact camera first introduced on February of 2010. It has got a 12 MegaPixel, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a peak resolution of 4000 x 3000. It is known as "FinePix JV105" in certain regions.
The JV100 comes in at #235 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras and all around #1214 out of 1459 for cameras in our database. You can use our Advanced camera search to find camera results based on your personal requirements.
The following is a chart of specific criteria used in the scoring system.
FujiFilm JV100 family
The FujiFilm JV100 comes with a history of related cameras. Here, you can discover all earlier and new models alongside important features.
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FujiFilm JV100 Gallery
You can view the JV100 from various angles in the gallery underneath.
FujiFilm JV100 Pros and Cons
Here is a list of pros and cons of the FujiFilm JV100 based on factors which are usually seen as crucial in a camera.
FujiFilm JV100 Sensor specs
The specification of the sensor on the FujiFilm JV100 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor is able to resolve 4000 x 3000 pixels with aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9.Last day to get your files as Canon Irisa shuts down
The CCD sensor boasts 12 megapixels and provides a native ISO range of 100 to 1600. The ISO can also be expanded electronically to a maximum of 3200. Unfortunately, RAW files are not supported which means that the user has less margin for error.
The graphic underneath displays the JV100's sensor size compared to other common sizes. The JV100 sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.8 and is presented in green.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
To get an understanding of various aspect ratios, you should refer to the visual below.
FujiFilm JV100 dimensions
FujiFilm JV100 weighs about 0.28 lb (126 gr or 4.44 oz) and features outside measurements of 93mm x 55mm x 21mm (3.7" x 2.2" x 0.8"). The weight of general Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 gr and the FujiFilm JV100 is lighter compared to other rivals.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
Down below is a picture of the FujiFilm JV100 next to a soft drink so you can have a sense of its size.
The top view under will illustrate the button design on the JV100.
FujiFilm JV100 Lens details
The JV100 is equipped with a built-in lens giving a focal range of 37-111mm making it a 3.0 x zoom which won't be significant however it would certainly be convenient in certain situations.
At it's widest 37mm, it offers an aperture of f3.2 and that's very sluggish and not the best in low light occasions and you will struggle to capture good bokeh. You could also have to boost your ISO setting which causes noisy files. At the long end, 111mm comes with f4.3 which is quite slow and you will have to go with slow shutter speeds.
FujiFilm JV100 Connectivity
The JV100 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
Cameras that come with NFC and Bluetooth support can easily be used wirelessly by smartphones. You can send photos and sometimes alter camera settings without connecting straight with the camera.
Many apps also stream a Liveview and press the shutter when you aren't near the camera. If the camera boasts a HDMI out, it could be hooked up to an external screen. A lot of cameras enable you to recharge the battery with the USB socket.
FujiFilm JV100 Video details
The highest video resolution on the FujiFilm JV100 is 1280 x 720 and it can save in Motion JPEG format. 720p is low by today's requirements. You should really try to get a minimum 1080p resolution for video recording. The body doesn't include a mic and headphone jack which means you get zero control over your audio. It is perhaps best to look at a different model in case you want better audio in your video clips.
FujiFilm JV100 Weather Sealing
There is no weather sealing on the FujiFilm JV100 so you have to be cautious in wet and dusty situations.
FujiFilm JV100 Display and Viewfinder
The FujiFilm JV100 has got a 2.7" fixed display with a resolution of 230k dots.
Unfortunately the display is not a touch screen.Last day to get your files as Canon Irisa shuts down
The View Finder details regarding FujiFilm JV100 are the following:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders are really useful during sunny outdoor situations which can easily make the camera display washed out and hard to view.
FujiFilm JV100 Shutter details
The highest shutter speed is 1/2000s.
FujiFilm JV100 Flash and Hot shoe details
FujiFilm JV100 includes just integrated flash with missing external flash ability.
FujiFilm JV100 Autofocusing details
FujiFilm JV100 includes only Contrast Detect Auto Focus and is missing Phase Detect Auto Focus. Phase Detection focusing is a lot snappier and exact compared to Contrast Detect focusing.
FujiFilm JV100 doesn't have manual focus. Manual focus mode can be good during low light or you want more exact control on focus.
FujiFilm JV100 Battery life
The typical Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 has got the highest (470) battery life within this category of cameras.
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FujiFilm JV100 for varying types of photography
The following illustration displays a analysis of the FujiFilm JV100 for varying types of photography. To find out more, visit the specific paragraph underneath.
FujiFilm JV100 Portrait photography details
The FujiFilm JV100 gets a points total of 21 which is really bad, and means the camera is not acceptable to use for portraits. Taking portraits favors greatly towards sensor resolution, support for RAW files in addition to the ability to use off-camera flash.
Street photography with FujiFilm JV100
Having a average points tally of 55, the FujiFilm JV100 is fairly adequate for street photography. A very good street photography camera has a fine balance of picture quality plus portability.
FujiFilm JV100 Sports photography factors
A really bad sports photography score of 17 means the FujiFilm JV100 is not acceptable for photographing sports. A camera really should have great tracking and fast shutter speeds for sports photography.
FujiFilm JV100 Travel photography factors
Portability is extremely crucial when selecting a camera for travel. On the whole, the FujiFilm JV100 gets a modest 56 as a travel camera which is somewhat suited for your vacations.
FujiFilm JV100 Landscape photography factors
If you find yourself looking to choose a digital camera for landscape photography, the most vital factor will no doubt be image quality. The FujiFilm JV100 with it's really bad grade of 23 for a landscape camera is not acceptable among it's competitors.
Vlogging with FujiFilm JV100
A camera for vlogging really should offer a moving screen, microphone input and ideally IBIS. Considering all the details, the FujiFilm JV100 is not acceptable for vlogging as it gets a really bad rating of 25.
FujiFilm JV100 Alternatives
If you are searching for alternatives to the JV100, below is a number of the highest scored cameras which fall in to the family of Small Sensor Compact.
The line chart listed below provides you an overview of the JV100 vs it's top scored rivals suggested earlier.
These are some more cameras you might take into account as alternative options. To review a complete comparison, simply click the "compare" link.