Fujifilm F770EXR

 
Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR front
 
  • 16MP - 1/2" Sensor
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • ISO 100 - 3200 (Push to 12800)
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 1920 x 1080 video
  • 25-500mm (F3.5-5.3) lens
  • 234g - 105 x 63 x 36mm
  • Revealed January 2012
  • Refreshed by Fujifilm F800EXR
  • Read full specs
  • Alternatives
Portability
90
Imaging
41
Features
50
Overall
44

Fujifilm F770EXR summary

Fujifilm F770EXR is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Superzoom digital camera initially launched on January of 2012. It has got a 16 MegaPixel, EXRCMOS 1/2" size sensor with a full resolution of 4608 x 3456.

FujiFilm launched the updated Fujifilm F800EXR (Read Full Comparison) in order to replace this model.

The F770EXR is placed #89 out of 243 in Small Sensor Superzoom cameras and over all #548 out of 1422 for digital cameras in our list. Please test our Smart camera filter to find camera listings based on your custom factors.

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Fujifilm F770EXR history

The Fujifilm F770EXR is part of a family of digital cameras. You can read the detailed list underneath.

ModelVisualizeLensResolutionSensor SizeReleased
Fujifilm-FinePix-F900EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F900EXR
F770EXR vs F900EXR
25-500mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2013
Fujifilm-FinePix-F800EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F800EXR
F770EXR vs F800EXR
25-500mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2012
400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
Fujifilm-FinePix-F660EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F660EXR
F770EXR vs F660EXR
24-360mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2012
Fujifilm-FinePix-F750EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F750EXR
F770EXR vs F750EXR
25-500mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2012
Fujifilm-FinePix-F770EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F770EXR25-500mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2012
Fujifilm-FinePix-F600-EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F600 EXR
F770EXR vs F600 EXR
24-360mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2011
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Fujifilm-FinePix-F550-EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F550 EXR
F770EXR vs F550 EXR
24-360mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2011
Fujifilm-FinePix-F500-EXR front thumbnailFujifilm F500 EXR
F770EXR vs F500 EXR
24-360mm
F3.5-5.3
16MP1/2"2011
FujiFilm-FinePix-F300EXR front thumbnailFujiFilm F300EXR
F770EXR vs F300EXR
24-360mm
F3.5-5.3
12MP1/2"2010
FujiFilm-FinePix-F80EXR front thumbnailFujiFilm F80EXR
F770EXR vs F80EXR
27-270mm
F3.3-5.6
12MP1/2"2010
FujiFilm-FinePix-F70EXR front thumbnailFujiFilm F70EXR
F770EXR vs F70EXR
27-270mm
F3.3-5.6
10MP1/2"2009
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Fujifilm F770EXR Pros and Cons

Here is a shortlist of advantages and disadvantages of the Fujifilm F770EXR based on things which are typically regarded as necessary in a digital camera.

decent sized screen (3")
delivers RAW files
flash built-in
good minimum ISO (100)
great video quality (1920 x 1080 resolution)
has image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
includes HDMI support
incredible zoom range (25-500mm 20.0 x zoom)
lighter than competitors (234 grams)
long zoom (500mm)
MP count decent (16MP)
offers face detect focusing
offers tracking focus
really wide (25mm)
does not have headphone jack
does not have microphone jack
does not have phase detect AF
does not have Timelapse recording
external flash not possible
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
fixed screen
manual focus not available
screen has low resolution (460 k dot)
screen isn't selfie friendly
sluggish at full zoom (f5.3)
sluggish max aperture (f3.5)
very small sensor size (1/2")
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Fujifilm F770EXR Sensor specs

The Fujifilm F770EXR is powered by the EXR processor chip. The sensor spec in the Fujifilm F770EXR is 6.4mm x 4.8mm (1/2"). The 31 mm² sensor has the ability to capture 4608 x 3456 pixels with aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera includes Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). In body stabilization is preferable than digital stabilization as the latter may produce cropping.

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The EXRCMOS sensor boasts 16MP and provides a standard ISO range of 100 - 3200. The ISO can also be extended digitally to a maximum of 12800. RAW files are saved therefore you have more margin for error.

The picture underneath shows the F770EXR's sensor size when compared to other popular sizes. The F770EXR sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.6 and is shown in green.

Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR sensor size Last day to get your files as Canon Irisa shuts down

To get a sense of various aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.

Camera sensor aspect ratios

Fujifilm F770EXR dimensions

Fujifilm F770EXR weighs in at 0.52 lbs (234g or 8.25 ounces) and features external size of 105mm x 63mm x 36mm (4.1" x 2.5" x 1.4"). The weight of average Small Sensor Superzoom camera is 387g so the Fujifilm F770EXR is less heavy compared to various competitors.

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Underneath is a shot of the Fujifilm F770EXR alongside a softdrink to help you have a feel for its size.

Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR dimensions scale

The top view just below will illustrate the button layout on the F770EXR.

Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR topview buttons dials

Fujifilm F770EXR Lens details

The F770EXR includes a fixed lens giving a focal range of 25-500mm giving it a 20.0 x zoom which is great and could make it easier to zoom all the way in.

At it's widest 25mm, the lens offers an aperture of f3.5 which is very sluggish and not very good in low light circumstances and you might find it hard to capture good bokeh. You could also need to up your ISO causing noisy shots. Towards the long end, 500mm is superb zoom and comes to f5.3 making it very sluggish and you will have to use slower shutter speeds.

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Fujifilm F770EXR Connectivity

The F770EXR has the following connectivity:

  • USB Yes
  • HDMI Yes
  • GPS Yes

Digital cameras that incorporate NFC and / or Bluetooth connectivity can easily be used wirelessly with smartphones. You are able to copy files and in some cases change settings without connecting directly with the camera.

Certain apps also allow a Liveview and release the shutter whenever you are not close to the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI out, it could be connected to an external screen. A lot of cameras enable you to charge the battery pack using the USB port.

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Fujifilm F770EXR Video details

The highest possible video resolution in the Fujifilm F770EXR is 1920 x 1080 and it can save in MPEG-4 and H.264 file format. 1080p resolution delivers a great balance between video quality vs file size but 1080p won't give you much room to downsample. The body does not offer a mic and / or headphone socket which means that you have got zero control over your audio. It is probably best to have a look at another model should you want decent audio in your videos.

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Fujifilm F770EXR Weather Sealing

There is no environment proofing in the Fujifilm F770EXR so you have to be careful in wet or dusty situations.

Fujifilm F770EXR Screen and Viewfinder

The Fujifilm F770EXR has got a 3" fixed display with a resolution of 460k dots.

Please be aware that the display screen offers no touch support.

Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR screen and viewfinder Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business

The View Finder specifications regarding Fujifilm F770EXR are as follows:

  • ViewFinder None

Viewfinders can be very helpful during sunny outdoor situations which can easily make the camera screen washed out and difficult to view.

Fujifilm F770EXR Shutter details

Fujifilm F770EXR continuous shooting rate is 11.0 fps. The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000 sec.

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Fujifilm F770EXR Flash and Hot shoe details

Fujifilm F770EXR includes just in-built flash lacking external flash support.

Fujifilm F770EXR Autofocus details

Fujifilm F770EXR includes only Contrast Detect Auto Focus and is missing Phase Detect Auto Focus. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot quicker and accurate compared to Contrast Detect autofocusing. The camera has got Face detection which can be helpful for portraits.

It also has Tracking Auto Focus for moving subjects. Fujifilm F770EXR lacks manual focus. Manual focus ability is good during low light occasions or you want to have more precise control on depth of field.

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Fujifilm F770EXR Battery life

The average Small Sensor Superzoom camera battery life is 316. Fujifilm HS35EXR has the best (600) battery life within this class of cameras.

Below is a collection of Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with the best battery life:

Fujifilm F770EXR for different styles of photography

The following diagram presents a summary of the Fujifilm F770EXR for different styles of photography. To find out more, check out the specific section underneath.

Fujifilm F770EXR as a Portrait photography camera

The Fujifilm F770EXR gets a points tally of 44 which is horrible, meaning that it is not acceptable to use for portrait photography. Photographing portrait images favors heavily to sensor resolution, RAW support together with the capability to work with external lighting.

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decent megapixels (16 megapixels)
comes with face detection focus
saves RAW formats
focusing manually not possible
cannot use external flash
small sensor (1/2")

Fujifilm F770EXR Street photography info

Coming in at a above average score of 69, the Fujifilm F770EXR is a respectable fit to use in street photography. A very good street photography camera provides a fine balance of image quality and portability.

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has image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
saves RAW files
lighter than competitors in class (234 grams)
fixed screen
sensor size is very small (1/2")

Fujifilm F770EXR Sports photography details

A moderate sports photography points tally of 53 indicates the Fujifilm F770EXR is fairly suitable for shooting sports. A camera must have very good focusing and continuous shooting for sports photography.

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excellent zoom range (25-500mm 20.0 x zoom)
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
MP count decent (16MP)
has tracking focus
small sensor (1/2")
doesn't have phase detect auto focus

Fujifilm F770EXR Travel photography information

Weight is very important when choosing a travel camera. All round, the Fujifilm F770EXR gets a nice 69 as a travel camera which is a good option to take on your holidays.

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lighter than average (234g)
good resolution (16 megapixels)
has built in flash
relatively wide (25mm)
very long zoom (500mm)
lack of Time Lapse mode
display isn't selfie friendly
sluggish max aperture (f3.5)

Fujifilm F770EXR as a Landscape photography camera

For anyone looking to choose a camera for landscape photos, the most critical aspect will be image quality. The Fujifilm F770EXR at it's decent grade of 50 for a landscape camera is somewhat adequate within the current market.

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fairly wide (25mm)
pretty good screen size (3")
image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
good megapixels (16MP)
delivers RAW formats
focusing manually not possible
can't change lens (fixed lens mount)
somewhat slow maximum aperture (f3.5)
sensor size is small (1/2")
missing Timelapse recording

Fujifilm F770EXR Vlogging information

A vlogging camera should posses a articulating screen, mic input and if possible IBIS. Taking all things in to account, the Fujifilm F770EXR is not acceptable as a vlog camera as it delivers a horrible score of 34.

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relatively wide (25mm)
built in image stabilization (Sensor-shift)
comes with face detection focusing
high quality video (1920 x 1080 resolution)
lighter than average (234 grams)
somewhat slow max aperture (f3.5)
doesn't have a selfie friendly display
does not have external microphone support

Fujifilm F770EXR Alternatives

If you are looking for replacements to the F770EXR, below is a range of the highest scored cameras which fall within the class of Small Sensor Superzoom.

The diagram here will give you a bird's eye view of the F770EXR vs it's highest ranking rivals shown earlier.

Following are several cameras you might take a look at as alternate options. To read a complete comparison, simply click the "compare" link.

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Specifications

General Information
Brand
FujiFilm
Model
Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR
Class
Small Sensor Superzoom
Revealed
2012-01-05
Body design
Compact
Sensor Information
Sensor type
EXRCMOS
Processor
EXR
Sensor size
1/2"
Sensor measurements
6.4 x 4.8mm
Sensor surface area
30.7mm²
Sensor resolution
16 megapixels
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio
4:3, 3:2 and 16:9
Max resolution
4608 x 3456
RAW files
Max native ISO
3200
Max enhanced ISO
12800
Minimum native ISO
100
Autofocusing
Focus manually
Autofocus touch
Continuous autofocus
Single autofocus
Tracking autofocus
Selective autofocus
Autofocus center weighted
Autofocus multi area
Autofocus live view
Face detection focus
Contract detection focus
Phase detection focus
Lens
Lens mounting type
fixed lens
Lens focal range
25-500mm (20.0x)
Largest aperture
f/3.5-5.3
Macro focus range
5cm
Focal length multiplier
5.6
Screen
Range of screen
Fixed Type
Screen size
3"
Screen resolution
460k dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch capability
Screen tech
TFT color LCD monitor
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder
None
DXO scores
DXO Overall score
not tested
DXO Color Depth score
not tested
DXO Dynamic range score
not tested
DXO Low light score
not tested
Features
Minimum shutter speed
8 seconds
Fastest shutter speed
1/2000 seconds
Continuous shutter speed
11.0fps
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manually set exposure
Exposure compensation
Yes
Set white balance
Image stabilization
Built-in flash
Flash range
3.70 m (Wide: 15 cm–3.7 m / Tele: 90 cm–2.4m)
Flash options
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Sync
External flash
AE bracketing
White balance bracketing
Exposure
Multisegment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF area
Center weighted
Video features
Supported video resolutions
1920 x 1080 (30 fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Max video resolution
1920x1080
Video data format
MPEG-4, H.264
Microphone input
Headphone input
Connectivity
Wireless
None
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
GPS
BuiltIn
Physical
Environmental seal
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight
234g (0.52 lbs)
Dimensions
105 x 63 x 36mm (4.1" x 2.5" x 1.4")
Other
Battery model
NP-50A
Self timer
Yes (2 or 10 sec, Auto release, Auto shutter (Dog, Cat))
Time lapse shooting
Storage media
SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage slots
Single
Launch cost
$480