FujiFilm JX350 overview
FujiFilm JX350 is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Compact digital camera first released on January of 2011. The camera has a 16MP, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a peak resolution of 4608 x 3440. It is also known as "FinePix JX355" in certain countries.
The JX350 is placed #151 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras and all around #1015 out of 1422 for cameras in our database. You can test our Smart camera finder to find camera rankings based on your customized criteria.
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FujiFilm JX350 history
The FujiFilm JX350 is part of a family of cameras. You can read the complete list underneath.
FujiFilm JX350 Gallery
You can view the JX350 from different angles in the gallery here.
FujiFilm JX350 Pros and Cons
Here is a list of advantages and drawbacks of the FujiFilm JX350 based on criterias which are oftentimes seen as crucial in a digital camera.
FujiFilm JX350 Sensor information
The size of the sensor on the FujiFilm JX350 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor can resolve 4608 x 3440 pixels .Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
The CCD sensor boasts 16MP and has a standard ISO range of 100 to 1600. The ISO can also be widened electronically to a maximum of 3200. Unfortunately, RAW files are not saved which means that you have less room to maneuver in post.
The picture underneath shows the JX350's sensor size when compared to other popular sizes. The JX350 sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.8 and is outlined in green.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
To get a sense of different aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.
FujiFilm JX350 dimensions
FujiFilm JX350 weighs in at 0.29 lbs (130 grams / 4.59 ounces) and the size of the camera is 94mm x 56mm x 24mm (3.7" x 2.2" x 0.9"). The weight of general Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 grams and the FujiFilm JX350 is lighter compared to various competitors.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
Underneath is a shot of the FujiFilm JX350 alongside a soda to help you to have a feel for its size.
The top view just below will show the button design on the JX350.
FujiFilm JX350 Lens information
The JX350 features an inbuilt lens giving a focal range of 28-140mm giving it a 5.0 x zoom which is definitely not very good but it is likely to be convenient in certain circumstances.
At it's widest 28mm, it provides an aperture of f2.6 and that's very sluggish and not great in low light circumstances and you might struggle to capture a shallow depth of field. You could also have to increase your ISO setting which causes noisy images. Towards the long end, 140mm comes with f6.2 making it really sluggish and you may have to apply slower shutter speeds.
FujiFilm JX350 Connectivity
The JX350 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
Cameras with NFC and / or Bluetooth compatibility can easily be controlled wirelessly by smartphones. You can easily transfer images and sometimes change camera settings without connecting straight with the camera.
Many apps also stream a Liveview and press the shutter if you aren't close to the camera. If the camera provides a HDMI out, it could be attached to an external display. A lot of cameras enable you to charge the battery with the USB port.
FujiFilm JX350 Video information
The highest video quality on the FujiFilm JX350 is 1280 x 720 and it can save in Motion JPEG file format. 720p is terrible by today's standards. You should really target at least 1080p quality for video recording. The body doesn't include a mic and / or headphone socket which means you have got zero control over your audio. It is probably best to look into another model in case you require good audio in your videos.
FujiFilm JX350 Weather Sealing
FujiFilm JX350 doesn't have weather proofing so rainy conditions can affect the camera.
FujiFilm JX350 Screen and Viewfinder
The FujiFilm JX350 has a 2.7 inch fixed display screen with a resolution of 230 thousand dots.
Unfortunately the display screen isn't a touch screen.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
The ViewFinder specs regarding FujiFilm JX350 are the following:
- ViewFinder None
In those sunny outdoor conditions that make the camera screens washed out and tough to view, viewfinders are pretty useful.
FujiFilm JX350 Shutter information
FujiFilm JX350 continuous shooting rate is 1.0 frames/s. The highest shutter speed is 1/1800 seconds.
FujiFilm JX350 Flash and Hot shoe information
FujiFilm JX350 has got just built-in flash without external flash ability.
FujiFilm JX350 Autofocus information
FujiFilm JX350 has got only Contrast Detect Auto Focus and is missing Phase Detect Auto Focus. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot more quicker & exact compared to Contrast Detect autofocusing.
It also has Tracking Auto Focus for moving objects. FujiFilm JX350 lacks manual focus. Manual focus mode can be good during low light occasions or you want more precise control on focusing.
FujiFilm JX350 Battery life
The battery power (NP-45A) in the FujiFilm JX350 is designed to last for 180 photos with respect to the CIPA measurements which is lower as compared to its rivals. The typical Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 has the highest (470) battery life within this group of cameras.
Listed below is a collection of Small Sensor Compact cameras having the highest battery life:
FujiFilm JX350 for specific forms of photography
The following bar chart presents a analysis of the FujiFilm JX350 for specific forms of photography. To find out more, check out the specific section underneath.
FujiFilm JX350 as a Portrait photography camera
The FujiFilm JX350 receives a rating of 30 which is horrible, and means the camera is not really suitable for portrait photography. Shooting portrait images favors greatly towards sensor specs, support for RAW files and option to utilize off-camera lighting.
FujiFilm JX350 as a Street photography camera
Getting a decent points total of 56, the FujiFilm JX350 is fairly suitable for street photography. A good street photography camera offers a good balance of image quality plus portability.
FujiFilm JX350 Sports photography features
A horrible sports photography score of 32 indicates the FujiFilm JX350 is not really suitable for taking photos of sports. A camera should have excellent tracking plus fast shutter speeds for sports photography.
FujiFilm JX350 Travel photography details
Weight is really crucial in buying a camera for travel. All round, the FujiFilm JX350 gets a nice 66 for a travel camera which makes it a good pick to purchase for your trips.
FujiFilm JX350 Landscape photography details
When you're looking to purchase a camera for landscape pictures, the most vital aspect will no doubt be image quality. The FujiFilm JX350 at it's horrible grade of 33 for a landscape camera is not really suitable within the current market.
FujiFilm JX350 Vlogging advice
A camera for vlogging really should have a moving screen, microphone port and if possible IBIS. Considering all the details, the FujiFilm JX350 is not really suitable as a vlog camera as it receives a horrible rating of 28.
FujiFilm JX350 Alternatives
If you are shopping for replacements to the JX350, here is a selection of the highest ranked cameras that fall into the class of Small Sensor Compact.
The graph down below gives you an overview of the JX350 versus it's top ranking rivals mentioned previously.
There are more cameras you may consider as alternative options. To go through a extensive comparison, just click on the "compare" link.