Fujifilm JZ200 overview
Fujifilm JZ200 is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Compact digital camera originally revealed on January of 2012. The camera comes with a 16MP, CCD 1/2.3" sized sensor and has a peak resolution of 4608 x 3216.
The JZ200 is placed #90 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras and all-around #865 out of 1422 for cameras in our database. You can try out our Smart camera finder to get camera listings based on your custom criteria.
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Fujifilm JZ200 history
The Fujifilm JZ200 is part of a family of digital cameras. You can see the complete range below.
Fujifilm JZ200 Gallery
You can see the JZ200 from different angles in the gallery here.
Fujifilm JZ200 Pros and Cons
Below is a collection of advantages and disadvantages of the Fujifilm JZ200 based on aspects that are typically seen as essential in a digital camera.
Fujifilm JZ200 Sensor specifications
The spec of the sensor on the Fujifilm JZ200 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor can resolve 4608 x 3216 pixels at aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera boasts Image Stabilization (Optical). In body stabilization is superior than digital stabilization since the latter can easily produce cropping.Last day to get your files as Canon Irisa shuts down
The CCD sensor boasts 16 megapixels and gives 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 saved which means that you have less room to maneuver in post.
The graphic below illustrates the JZ200's sensor dimensions in comparison to other popular sizes. The JZ200 sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.8 and is displayed in green.Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
To get an understanding of different aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.
Fujifilm JZ200 dimensions
Fujifilm JZ200 weighs 0.30 pounds (135g / 4.76 ounces) and the sizing of the camera is 100mm x 56mm x 24mm (3.9" x 2.2" x 0.9"). The weight of general Small Sensor Compact camera is 174g and the Fujifilm JZ200 is lighter when compared with other rivals.Control Profoto B10 & B10 Plus with your Android Phone
The following is a pic of the Fujifilm JZ200 with a soft drink to help you to have a feel for its scale.
The top view here will show you the button arrangement on the JZ200.
Fujifilm JZ200 Lens specifications
The JZ200 has got an inbuilt lens providing a focal range of 25-200mm giving it a 8.0 x zoom which is definitely not huge however it would certainly be helpful in some cases.
At the widest 25mm, it will have an aperture of f2.9 which is kind of slow and not great in low light circumstances and you might struggle to capture a shallow depth of field. You will probably also have to up the ISO setting leading to noisy photos. At the tele end, 200mm comes at f5.9 making it very sluggish and you may need to apply slower shutter speeds.
Fujifilm JZ200 Connectivity
The JZ200 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
Cameras that incorporate NFC and Bluetooth connectivity can easily be controlled wirelessly by smartphones. You can transfer images and usually alter settings without connecting physically to the camera.
Some applications even enable a Liveview and press the shutter when you aren't close to the camera. If the camera boasts a HDMI out, it could be hooked up to an external display. Almost all cameras will allow you to charge the battery through the USB port.
Fujifilm JZ200 Video specifications
The highest video quality on the Fujifilm JZ200 is 1280 x 720 and it can capture in Motion JPEG file format. 720p is low by today's standards. You really should target at least FUll HD quality for good video. The camera doesn't include a mic and headphone port which means you have got no control over your sound. It is probably best to take a look at a different camera in case you want decent sound in your videos.
Fujifilm JZ200 Weather Sealing
There is no weather proofing in the Fujifilm JZ200 so you need to be cautious in rainy and dusty conditions.
Fujifilm JZ200 Screen and Viewfinder
The Fujifilm JZ200 comes with a 3 inch fixed display boasting a resolution of 230 thousand dots.
Unfortunately the display isn't a touch screen.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
The ViewFinder specs regarding Fujifilm JZ200 are the following:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders can be very beneficial for bright outdoor conditions which may make the camera screen washed out and very difficult to view.
Fujifilm JZ200 Shutter specifications
Fujifilm JZ200 can shoot continuously at 1.0 fps. The max shutter speed is 1/2000 seconds.
Fujifilm JZ200 Flash and Hot shoe specifications
Fujifilm JZ200 boasts only inbuilt flash lacking external flash ability.
Fujifilm JZ200 Autofocus specifications
Fujifilm JZ200 boasts just Contrast Based AF and doesn't have Phase Detect AF. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot more snappier & exact when compared with Contrast Based autofocusing.
It also has Tracking AF for moving objects. Fujifilm JZ200 has no manual focusing. Manual focusing can be useful for low light occasions or you need more exact control on focusing.
Fujifilm JZ200 Battery life
The typical Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 has the highest (470) battery life for this class of cameras.
Following is a number of Small Sensor Compact cameras that come with the best battery life:
Fujifilm JZ200 for specific kinds of photography
The following graph indicates a analysis of the Fujifilm JZ200 for specific kinds of photography. To check out more, have a look at the specific section below.
Portrait photography with Fujifilm JZ200
The Fujifilm JZ200 has a points tally of 31 which is terrible, and means the camera is not really very good for portrait images. Shooting portraits favors greatly towards sensor dimension, support for RAW files in addition to the flexibility to utilize external flash.
Fujifilm JZ200 Street photography advice
Getting a very good score of 63, the Fujifilm JZ200 is a very decent pick to use in street photography. A very good street photography camera provides a fine balance of image quality and portability.
Fujifilm JZ200 Sports photography features
A terrible sports photography points total of 41 means the Fujifilm JZ200 is not really very good for taking pictures of sports. A camera really should have excellent focusing plus fast shutter speeds for sports photography.
Fujifilm JZ200 Travel photography advice
Weight is pretty important when picking a travel camera. On the whole, the Fujifilm JZ200 gets a above average 69 as a travel camera which is a respectable choice to take with you on your trips.
Fujifilm JZ200 as a Landscape photography camera
If you find yourself looking to choose a digital camera for landscape photos, the most significant factor will no doubt be image quality. The Fujifilm JZ200 at it's terrible grade of 44 as a landscape camera is not really very good within the current marketplace.
Fujifilm JZ200 as a Vlogging camera
A camera for vlogging preferably should posses a articulating display screen, mic input and if possible image stabilization. Taking everything in to account, the Fujifilm JZ200 is not really very good as a vlog camera as it delivers a terrible score of 31.
Fujifilm JZ200 Alternatives
If you want replacements to the JZ200, below is a list of the top ranked cameras that fall within the category of Small Sensor Compact.
The diagram just below provides you an overview of the JZ200 versus it's highest rated rivals listed previously.
Following are additional cameras you may take into account as alternative options. To read through a comprehensive comparison, visit the "compare" link.