FujiFilm T200

 
FujiFilm FinePix T200 front
 
  • 14MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 2.7" Fixed Display
  • ISO 100 - 1600 (Raise to 3200)
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 1280 x 720 video
  • 28-280mm (F3.4-5.6) lens
  • 151g - 97 x 57 x 28mm
  • Revealed January 2011
  • Alternative Name is FinePix T205
  • Read full specs
  • Alternatives
  • Size Comparison
Portability
94
Imaging
38
Features
28
Overall
34

FujiFilm T200 overview

FujiFilm T200 is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Compact camera initially introduced on January of 2011. The camera houses a 14MP, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a maximum resolution of 4288 x 3216. The camera is also known as "FinePix T205" in some regions.

The T200 is placed #124 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras & all around #955 out of 1428 for cameras in our collection. Remember to look at our Smart camera filter to see camera listings based on your custom requirements.

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Below is a diagram of multiple criteria used in the scoring system.

FujiFilm T200 family

The FujiFilm T200 has a history of related cameras. Below, you can check out all past and current models alongside key specifications.

ModelVisualizeLensResolutionSensor SizeReleased
FujiFilm-FinePix-T300 front thumbnailFujiFilm T300
T200 vs T300
28-280mm
F3.4-5.6
14MP1/2.3"2011
FujiFilm-FinePix-T200 front thumbnailFujiFilm T20028-280mm
F3.4-5.6
14MP1/2.3"2011
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FujiFilm T200 Pros and Cons

Here is a selection of advantages and disadvantages of the FujiFilm T200 based on things which are oftentimes viewed as necessary in a camera.

built-in flash
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
in built zoom lens (28-280mm 10.0 x zoom)
MP count good (14 megapixels)
provides face detect autofocus
provides tracking focus
relatively wide (28mm)
very good min ISO (100)
very long zoom (280mm)
display isn't selfie friendly
external flash not possible
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
fixed screen
focusing manually not possible
lacks phase detect autofocus
lacks RAW support
manual mode not available
max fps very slow (1.0 frames per second)
no aperture priority mode
no HDMI port
no headphone port
no mic port
no shutter priority
no Time Lapse recording
screen has low resolution (230 thousand dot)
sluggish at full zoom (f5.6)
somewhat slow maximum aperture (f3.4)
terrible battery (180 CIPA)
tiny screen (2.7 inch)
tiny sensor size (1/2.3")
video res low (1280 x 720 pixels)
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FujiFilm T200 Sensor features

The specification of the sensor in the FujiFilm T200 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor can resolve 4288 x 3216 pixels using aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera has Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). In body stabilization is more effective than digital stabilization as the latter might cause cropping.

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The CCD sensor has 14 megapixels and delivers a native ISO range of 100 - 1600. The ISO can be extended electronically to a maximum of 3200. Unfortunately, RAW files are not saved which means that you have less margin for error.

The picture underneath shows the T200's sensor size in comparison to other common sizes. The T200 sensor has a crop factor of 5.8 and is shown in green.

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To get a sense of various aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.

Camera sensor aspect ratios

FujiFilm T200 dimensions

FujiFilm T200 weighs around 0.33 lb (151 grams / 5.33 oz) & the dimensions of the camera is 97mm x 57mm x 28mm (3.8" x 2.2" x 1.1"). The weight of normal Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 grams so the FujiFilm T200 is lighter as compared to its rivals.

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Underneath is a shot of the FujiFilm T200 with a soft drink to help you to get a feel for its size.

FujiFilm FinePix T200 dimensions scale

The top view just below will provide the button layout on the T200.

FujiFilm FinePix T200 topview buttons dials

FujiFilm T200 Lens features

The T200 is equipped with an inbuilt lens offering a focal range of 28-280mm making it a 10.0 x zoom which may not be ideal however it might be very helpful in some scenarios.

At it's widest 28mm, the lens has an aperture of f3.4 and that's fairly sluggish and not great for low light conditions and you may struggle to get a shallow depth of field. You might also have to up your ISO setting which results in noisy photographs. With the long end, 280mm is excellent zoom and comes at f5.6 making it fairly sluggish and you would have to set slow shutter speeds.

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FujiFilm T200 Connectivity

The T200 has the following connectivity:

  • USB Yes

Cameras that incorporate NFC or Bluetooth support are able to be controlled wirelessly through smartphones. You can copy pictures and oftentimes adjust camera settings without connecting directly with the camera.

A few apps also provide a Liveview and click the shutter in case you aren't close to the camera. If the camera contains a HDMI port, it can easily be attached to an external display. Virtually all cameras enable you to charge the battery through the USB socket.

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FujiFilm T200 Video features

The maximum video quality in the FujiFilm T200 is 1280 x 720 and you can record in Motion JPEG format. 720p is awful for today's standards. You should try to get at least 1080p quality for decent video. The body doesn't feature a microphone or headphone jack which means you get absolutely no control over the audio. It is probably best to find another model in case you want decent audio for your video clips.

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FujiFilm T200 Weather Sealing

There is no weather proofing for the FujiFilm T200 so you have to be cautious in wet or dusty conditions.

FujiFilm T200 Display and Viewfinder

The FujiFilm T200 is equipped with a 2.7 inch fixed screen having a resolution of 230 thousand dots.

Please note that the screen has no touch support.

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The ViewFinder specifications for FujiFilm T200 are below:

  • ViewFinder None

Viewfinders are rather handy during sunny outdoor conditions which may make the camera display washed out and hard to see.

FujiFilm T200 Shutter features

FujiFilm T200 can shoot continuously at 1.0 frames per second. The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000s.

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FujiFilm T200 Flash and Hot shoe features

FujiFilm T200 has just in-built flash lacking external flash ability.

FujiFilm T200 Autofocus features

FujiFilm T200 has only Contrast Detect Autofocus & does not have Phase Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot more faster & precise as compared to Contrast Detect autofocusing. The camera supports Face detect which can be useful for people photography.

It also features Tracking Autofocus for moving things. FujiFilm T200 has no manual focus. Manual focus mode is good during low light scenarios or you want more exact control on depth of field.

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FujiFilm T200 Battery life

The battery (NP-45A) for the FujiFilm T200 is fashioned to last for 180 clicks according to the CIPA standards which is less in comparison with it's competitors. The general Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 offers the highest possible (470) battery life within this group of cameras.

Below is a list of Small Sensor Compact cameras with the highest battery life:

FujiFilm T200 for specific kinds of photography

The following chart presents a overview of the FujiFilm T200 for specific kinds of photography. To understand more, have a look at the specific section underneath.

Portrait photography with FujiFilm T200

The FujiFilm T200 receives a points tally of 34 which is terrible, and means the camera is simply not acceptable for portraits. Shooting portrait images favors greatly towards sensor resolution, RAW support in addition to the option to work with off-camera flash.

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sensor resolution is decent (14 megapixels)
features face detection focusing
focusing manually not possible
manual mode not available
cannot use external flash
sensor size is small (1/2.3")
does not have RAW format

FujiFilm T200 Street photography features

With a moderate score of 57, the FujiFilm T200 is fairly acceptable for street photography. A decent street photography camera offers a perfect balance of image quality plus portability.

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image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
screen does not articulate
sensor size is very small (1/2.3")
doesn't have RAW support

FujiFilm T200 Sports photography factors

A terrible sports photography rating of 37 means the FujiFilm T200 is simply not acceptable for photographing sports. A camera should have very good tracking and continuous shooting for sports photography.

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built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
resolution is good (14MP)
includes tracking focus
max frames per second very slow (1.0 frames per second)
lack of shutter priority mode
small sensor (1/2.3")
not so great battery power (180 per charge)
lacks phase detect autofocus

FujiFilm T200 as a Travel photography camera

Weight is pretty important when getting a camera for travel. On the whole, the FujiFilm T200 gets a above average 65 as a travel camera which is a very decent fit to take on your vacations.

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good resolution (14 megapixels)
flash built-in
fairly wide (28mm)
great reach (280mm)
does not have Time Lapse function
not so great battery power (180 shots)
display is not selfie friendly
sluggish maximum aperture (f3.4)

FujiFilm T200 Landscape photography details

If you're planning to choose a digital camera for landscape photos, the most vital factor is going to be image quality. The FujiFilm T200 with it's terrible score of 37 for a landscape camera is simply not acceptable amongst it's rivals.

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pretty wide (28mm)
image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
decent sensor resolution (14MP)
manual focus not available
lens is fixed (fixed lens mount)
somewhat slow maximum aperture (f3.4)
tiny screen (2.7")
manual mode not available
sensor size is tiny (1/2.3")
no RAW support
terrible battery power (180 shots)
missing Time Lapse function

FujiFilm T200 as a Vlogging camera

A camera for vlogging ought to posses a articulating screen, microphone input and ideally image stabilization. Taking all things in to account, the FujiFilm T200 is simply not acceptable for vlogging as it delivers a terrible score of 31.

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decently wide (28mm)
has image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
comes with face detect autofocus
sluggish maximum aperture (f3.4)
display is not selfie friendly
low video resolution (1280 x 720 pixels)
missing microphone support

FujiFilm T200 Alternatives

If you want alternatives to the T200, below is a list of the highest ranked cameras that fall within the category of Small Sensor Compact.

The diagram down below offers you a summary of the T200 compared to it's top ranking competitors mentioned earlier.

Following are additional cameras you may take into account as alternative options. To read through a comprehensive comparison, visit the "compare" link.

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Specifications

General Information
Manufacturer
FujiFilm
Model
FujiFilm FinePix T200
Otherwise known as
FinePix T205
Class
Small Sensor Compact
Revealed
2011-01-05
Body design
Compact
Sensor Information
Sensor type
CCD
Sensor size
1/2.3"
Sensor dimensions
6.17 x 4.55mm
Sensor surface area
28.1mm²
Sensor resolution
14 megapixel
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio
4:3, 3:2 and 16:9
Full resolution
4288 x 3216
RAW support
Max native ISO
1600
Max boosted ISO
3200
Min native ISO
100
Autofocusing
Focus manually
Autofocus touch
Autofocus continuous
Single autofocus
Tracking autofocus
Selective autofocus
Autofocus center weighted
Multi area autofocus
Autofocus live view
Face detect autofocus
Contract detect autofocus
Phase detect autofocus
Cross focus points
0
Lens
Lens mount
fixed lens
Lens focal range
28-280mm (10.0x)
Maximal aperture
f/3.4-5.6
Macro focus range
5cm
Crop factor
5.8
Screen
Range of display
Fixed Type
Display diagonal
2.7 inch
Display resolution
230 thousand dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch screen
Display technology
TFT color LCD monitor
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type
None
DXO scores
DXO All around score
not tested
DXO Color Depth score
not tested
DXO Dynamic range score
not tested
DXO Low light score
not tested
Features
Slowest shutter speed
8 seconds
Maximum shutter speed
1/2000 seconds
Continuous shooting speed
1.0 frames per second
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manually set exposure
Change white balance
Image stabilization
Inbuilt flash
Flash range
2.60 m
Flash settings
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Sync
Hot shoe
AE bracketing
White balance bracketing
Exposure
Multisegment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF area
Center weighted
Video features
Video resolutions
1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Max video resolution
1280x720
Video data format
Motion JPEG
Mic jack
Headphone jack
Connectivity
Wireless
None
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
GPS
None
Physical
Environment seal
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight
151 gr (0.33 pounds)
Dimensions
97 x 57 x 28mm (3.8" x 2.2" x 1.1")
Other
Battery life
180 photos
Type of battery
Battery Pack
Battery model
NP-45A
Self timer
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Time lapse feature
Type of storage
SD / SDHC
Storage slots
One
Cost at launch
$160