- 12MP - 1/2" Sensor
- 3.5" Fixed Display
- ISO 100 - 1600 (Raise to 3200)
- Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
- 1280 x 720 video
- 35-175mm (F3.9-4.7) lens
- 158g - 98 x 59 x 20mm
- Launched February 2010
- Additionally referred to as FinePix Z707EXR
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FujiFilm Z700EXR summary
FujiFilm Z700EXR is FujiFilm's Ultracompact camera originally released on February of 2010. It uses a 12 MegaPixel, CCD 1/2" sized sensor and has a full resolution of 4000 x 3000. The camera is also known as "FinePix Z707EXR" in other regions.
The Z700EXR comes in at #101 out of 151 in Ultracompact cameras & over all #1109 out of 1459 for digital cameras in our database. Please test our Advanced camera finder to find camera ratings based on your custom requirements.
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FujiFilm Z700EXR family
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FujiFilm Z700EXR Gallery
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FujiFilm Z700EXR Pros and Cons
Below is a selection of positives and negatives of the FujiFilm Z700EXR based on aspects which are usually regarded as necessary in a camera.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Sensor details
The FujiFilm Z700EXR houses the EXR chip. The specification of the sensor in the FujiFilm Z700EXR is 6.4mm x 4.8mm (1/2"). The 31 mm² sensor is able to capture 4000 x 3000 pixels and aspect ratios of 4:3 and 16:9. The camera comes with Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). In body stabilization is preferable than digital stabilization as the latter can lead to cropping.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The CCD sensor has 12MP and supports a native ISO range of 100 - 1600. This ISO can be increased digitally to a high of 3200. Sadly, RAW photos are not supported therefore the user has less margin for error.
The image underneath illustrates the Z700EXR's sensor dimensions in comparison to other common sizes. The Z700EXR sensor has a crop factor of 5.6 and is showcased in green.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
To get a sense of various aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.
FujiFilm Z700EXR dimensions
FujiFilm Z700EXR is 0.35 pounds (158 grams or 5.57 oz) & has outer measurements of 98mm x 59mm x 20mm (3.9" x 2.3" x 0.8"). The weight of average Ultracompact camera is 121 grams so the FujiFilm Z700EXR is more heavy when compared to its competitors.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
Here is a image of the FujiFilm Z700EXR besides a soda so you can get a sense of its scale.
The top view just below will show the button arrangement on the Z700EXR.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Lens specs
The Z700EXR features a built-in lens featuring a focal range of 35-175mm making it a 5.0 x zoom which won't be outstanding nevertheless it is going to be invaluable in a few scenarios.
At the widest 35mm, the lens comes with an aperture of f3.9 which is very slow and not very good for low light events and you will struggle to get good bokeh. You could also need to raise the ISO which causes noisy files. At the tele end, 175mm comes with f4.7 which is quite slow and you might need to choose slow shutter speeds.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Connectivity
The Z700EXR has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
Digital cameras that come with NFC and / or Bluetooth compatibility can easily be used wirelessly with smartphones. You can easily send photos and at times change camera settings without the hassle of connecting physically to the camera.
A few applications even enable a Liveview and release the shutter whenever you are not near the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI port, it could be connected to an external screen. The majority of cameras enable you to recharge the battery pack with the USB socket.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Video specs
The highest possible video resolution in the FujiFilm Z700EXR is 1280 x 720 and you can shoot in Motion JPEG format. 720p is terrible for today's standards. You really should strive for a minimum 1080p resolution for video recording. The camera does not offer a microphone and / or headphone jack which means that you get little control over the audio. It is perhaps a better idea to shop for another model in case you need good audio for your video clips.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Weather Sealing
There is no environment sealing for the FujiFilm Z700EXR so you need to be careful in wet or dusty situations.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Display and Viewfinder
The FujiFilm Z700EXR houses a 3.5" fixed display screen supporting a resolution of 460k dots.
Additionally the display screen is touch friendly which means you can set focus points as well as adjust settings with your finger.Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business
The View Finder specs for FujiFilm Z700EXR are below:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders are really useful in sunny outdoor situations which can easily make the camera display washed out and difficult to see.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Shutter specs
FujiFilm Z700EXR is able to shoot continuously at 2.0 fps. The highest shutter speed is 1/1000s.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Flash and Hot shoe specs
FujiFilm Z700EXR comes with only integrated flash with no external flash support.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Autofocusing specs
FujiFilm Z700EXR comes with just Contrast Detect AF & is missing Phase Detect AF. Phase Detection focusing is a lot snappier and precise when compared to Contrast Detect focusing.
FujiFilm Z700EXR has tap to focus. You are able to use your fingers in order to shift where you focus. FujiFilm Z700EXR lacks manual focus. Manual focus option is useful in low light conditions or you want to have more precise depth of field control.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Battery life
The average Ultracompact camera battery life is 214. Nikon L32 has the best (320) battery life in this category of cameras.
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FujiFilm Z700EXR for various kinds of photography
The following bar chart gives a outline of the FujiFilm Z700EXR for various kinds of photography. To learn more, go to the specific paragraph underneath.
FujiFilm Z700EXR as a Portrait photography camera
The FujiFilm Z700EXR gets a points tally of 21 which is terrible, meaning that it is just not good to use for portrait photos. Taking portrait photos leans heavily to sensor resolution, support for RAW photos together with the option to use external lighting.
FujiFilm Z700EXR as a Street photography camera
Having a reasonable rating of 60, the FujiFilm Z700EXR is fairly acceptable to use in street photography. A very good street photography camera features a fine balance of picture quality and portability.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Sports photography highlights
A terrible sports photography points total of 25 indicates the FujiFilm Z700EXR is just not good for shooting sports. A camera needs fantastic tracking and fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Travel photography info
Weight is really critical in getting a camera for travel. Over-all, the FujiFilm Z700EXR gets a moderate 55 for a travel camera which makes it somewhat appropriate to purchase for your travels.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Landscape photography advice
If you find yourself planning to purchase a camera for landscape photographs, the most important aspect is going to be image quality. The FujiFilm Z700EXR at it's terrible rating of 33 as a landscape camera is just not good within the current market.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Vlogging information
A camera for vlogging really should come with a moving display, microphone port and preferably IBIS. Taking everything into account, the FujiFilm Z700EXR is just not good as a vlog camera as it comes to a terrible rating of 27.
FujiFilm Z700EXR Alternatives
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