- 14MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
- 2.7" Fixed Screen
- ISO 100 - 1600 (Expand to 3200)
- 1280 x 720 video
- 36-108mm (F3.1-5.6) lens
- 125g - 94 x 56 x 21mm
- Launched January 2011
- Additionally Known as FinePix JV205
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- Size Comparison
FujiFilm JV200 summary
FujiFilm JV200 is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Compact digital camera initially released on January of 2011. It has got a 14 MegaPixel, CCD 1/2.3" sized sensor and has a max resolution of 4288 x 3216. It is referred to as "FinePix JV205" in other countries.
The JV200 places at #175 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras and over-all #1104 out of 1459 for digital cameras in our collection. You should test our Smart camera finder to get camera listings based on your custom criteria.
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FujiFilm JV200 history
The FujiFilm JV200 comes with a history of related digital cameras. Down below, you can look at all previous and more recent models as well as important specifications.
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FujiFilm JV200 Gallery
You can see the JV200 from different angles in the gallery here.
FujiFilm JV200 Pros and Cons
Below is a checklist of advantages and disadvantages of the FujiFilm JV200 based on factors that are usually considered necessary in a digital camera.
FujiFilm JV200 Sensor specifications
The specification of the sensor on the FujiFilm JV200 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor has the ability to capture 4288 x 3216 pixels at aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9.Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business
The CCD sensor boasts 14MP and provides a standard ISO range of 100 to 1600. This ISO can also be extended electronically to a high of 3200. Unfortunately, RAW files are not supported which means that you have less room to maneuver in post.
The image below shows the JV200's sensor dimensions when compared to other popular sizes. The JV200 sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.8 and is shown in green.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
To get a sense of different aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.
FujiFilm JV200 dimensions
FujiFilm JV200 weighs in at 0.28 pounds (125 grams or 4.41 ounces) and features external size of 94mm x 56mm x 21mm (3.7" x 2.2" x 0.8"). The weight of typical Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 grams and the FujiFilm JV200 is less heavy compared with other competitors.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
Listed below is a photo of the FujiFilm JV200 alongside a soft drink to help you have a feel for its scale.
The top view here will show the button design on the JV200.
FujiFilm JV200 Lens specifications
The JV200 features a fixed lens and a focal range of 36-108mm giving it a 3.0 x zoom which isn't really huge however it can be valuable in a few conditions.
At the widest 36mm, it provides an aperture of f3.1 and that's quite slow and not good in low light situations and you will likely find it difficult to capture good bokeh. You will likely also need to up the ISO which causes noisy shots. At the tele end, 108mm comes with f5.6 making it quite sluggish and you may need to apply slower shutter speeds.
FujiFilm JV200 Connectivity
The JV200 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
Digital cameras that come with NFC and Bluetooth compatibility can easily be used wirelessly via smartphones. You can easily copy images and at times change settings without the hassle of connecting physically to the camera.
Many applications even give a Liveview and hit the shutter when you are not close to the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI out, it could be connected to an external monitor. Nearly all cameras will allow you to charge the battery pack with the USB port.
FujiFilm JV200 Video specifications
The max video resolution on the FujiFilm JV200 is 1280 x 720 and it can capture in Motion JPEG file format. 720p is awful by today's standards. You really should shoot for a minimum FUll HD resolution for good video. The camera does not have a mic and headphone port which means you have no control over your sound. It is probably best to purchase an alternative camera should you need decent sound in your videos.
FujiFilm JV200 Weather Sealing
FujiFilm JV200 does not include environment proofing so damp conditions could ruin the camera.
FujiFilm JV200 Screen and Viewfinder
The FujiFilm JV200 has got a 2.7" fixed display boasting a resolution of 230k dots.
Unfortunately the display isn't a touch screen.Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business
The View Finder specifications regarding FujiFilm JV200 are below:
- ViewFinder None
In those bright outdoor situations which make the camera displays washed out and tough to view, viewfinders are rather helpful.
FujiFilm JV200 Shutter specifications
FujiFilm JV200 continuous shooting speed is 1.0 frames/s. The max shutter speed is 1/1400 sec.
FujiFilm JV200 Flash and Hot shoe specifications
FujiFilm JV200 has got only integrated flash lacking external flash support.
FujiFilm JV200 Autofocusing specifications
FujiFilm JV200 has got just Contrast Based AF and doesn't have Phase Detect AF. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot quicker and exact compared with Contrast Based autofocusing.
It also includes Tracking AF for subjects on the move. FujiFilm JV200 doesn't have manual focusing. Manual focusing can be useful during low light situations or you want more accurate focusing control.
FujiFilm JV200 Battery life
The battery pack on the FujiFilm JV200 is fashioned to last for 180 pictures according to the CIPA measurements making it lesser as compared with its rivals. The usual Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 features the maximum (470) battery life within this group of cameras.
Following is a number of Small Sensor Compact cameras that come with the strongest battery life:
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FujiFilm JV200 for varying categories of photography
The following bar chart shows a rundown of the FujiFilm JV200 for varying categories of photography. To read more, go to the specific paragraph below.
FujiFilm JV200 as a Portrait photography camera
The FujiFilm JV200 receives a points tally of 29 which is dreadful, and means the camera is not really appropriate to use for portrait photography. Taking portrait images favors greatly towards sensor size, RAW support & ability to utilize off-camera flash.
FujiFilm JV200 Street photography details
Coming in at a decent points tally of 56, the FujiFilm JV200 is relatively suited to buy for street photography. A very good street photography camera offers a fine balance of picture quality plus portability.
FujiFilm JV200 Sports photography highlights
A dreadful sports photography score of 30 suggests the FujiFilm JV200 is not really appropriate for photographing sports. A camera must have very good focusing plus fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Travel photography with FujiFilm JV200
Size is really critical in selecting a camera for travel. Overall, the FujiFilm JV200 gets a very good 61 for a travel camera which makes it a respectable fit to buy for your journeys.
FujiFilm JV200 Landscape photography details
For anybody planning to purchase a digital camera for landscape photography, the most essential factor is going to be image quality. The FujiFilm JV200 at it's dreadful rating of 28 as a landscape camera is not really appropriate compared to it's competition.
FujiFilm JV200 Vlogging factors
A camera for vlogging ought to offer a moving display, microphone input and if possible IBIS. Taking all things in to account, the FujiFilm JV200 is not really appropriate for vlogging as it gets a dreadful rating of 25.
FujiFilm JV200 Alternatives
If you are searching for alternatives to the JV200, below is a collection of the top rated cameras which fall in to the family of Small Sensor Compact.
The line chart below will give you a summary of the JV200 compared to it's top rated competitors shown previously.
These are various other cameras you might have a look at as alternate options. To look at a comprehensive comparison, simply click the "compare" link.