Fujifilm XP60 overview
Fujifilm XP60 is FujiFilm's Waterproof digital camera originally announced on June of 2013. The camera has got a 16MP, CMOS 1/2.3" size sensor with a peak resolution of 4608 x 3440.
The XP60 is placed #36 out of 74 in Waterproof cameras & all-around #778 out of 1422 for cameras in our collection. You can test our Advanced camera filter to get camera ratings based on your personalized factors.
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Fujifilm XP60 history
The Fujifilm XP60 has a history of related cameras. Listed below, you can see all older and the latest models alongside important specifications.
Fujifilm XP60 Gallery
You can view the XP60 from various angles in the gallery underneath.
Fujifilm XP60 Pros and Cons
Here is a checklist of benefits and drawbacks of the Fujifilm XP60 based on aspects that are typically seen as necessary in a digital camera.
Fujifilm XP60 Sensor features
The measurement of the sensor in the Fujifilm XP60 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor has the capability to resolve 4608 x 3440 pixels . The camera has Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). In body stabilization is superior than digital stabilization as the latter can lead to cropping.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
The CMOS sensor has 16MP and provides a standard ISO range of 100 - 6400. Sadly, RAW photos are not saved so the user has less margin for error.
The picture below shows the XP60's sensor size compared to other popular sizes. The XP60 sensor has a crop factor of 5.8 and is presented in green.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
To get an idea of various aspect ratios, you can refer to the graphic below.
Fujifilm XP60 dimensions
Fujifilm XP60 weighs 0.40 lb (183 gr or 6.46 ounces) & the overall size of the camera is 104mm x 67mm x 26mm (4.1" x 2.6" x 1.0"). The weight of general Waterproof camera is 196 gr so the Fujifilm XP60 is very similar compared to its competitors.Unsplash partners with Institutions to bring historical archive photos
The following is a visual of the Fujifilm XP60 besides a softdrink so you're able to get a sense of its size.
The top view directly below will highlight the button design on the XP60.
Fujifilm XP60 Lens features
The XP60 has a built in lens with a focal range of 28-140mm giving it a 5.0 x zoom which is definitely not perfect nevertheless it will probably be handy in certain cases.
At it's widest 28mm, the lens has an aperture of f3.9 and that's pretty sluggish and not good for low light circumstances and you may find it hard to get a shallow depth of field. You will likely also have to raise your ISO setting resulting in noisy photos. With the long end, 140mm comes with f4.9 which is pretty slow and you might have to utilize slower shutter speeds.
Fujifilm XP60 Connectivity
The XP60 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- HDMI Yes
Cameras that incorporate NFC and Bluetooth support are able to be controlled wirelessly by smartphones. You are able to send images and in some cases alter camera settings without the hassle of connecting physically with the camera.
Several apps also allow a Liveview and press the shutter whenever you aren't near the camera. If the camera comes with a HDMI port, it can easily be connected to an external screen. A good number of cameras will allow you to recharge the battery with the USB port.
Fujifilm XP60 Video features
The highest video quality in the Fujifilm XP60 is 1920 x 1080 and you can save in H.264 file format. 1080p quality will provide a decent balance for video quality vs file size but FULL HD is not going to leave you with any room to crop. The body doesn't include a microphone and headphone jack so you have zero control over the sound. It is perhaps a better idea to look into a different camera should you want good sound for your videos.
Fujifilm XP60 Weather Sealing
Fujifilm XP60 features environment sealing which makes it a good candidate for use for challenging locations. This is especially helpful if you are uncertain about the conditions you may face for outdoor photography.
Fujifilm XP60 Screen and Viewfinder
The Fujifilm XP60 has got a 2.7" fixed display with a resolution of 230k dots.
Sadly the display isn't a touch screen.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
The ViewFinder specifications for Fujifilm XP60 are below:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders can be quite beneficial for bright outdoor conditions which will make the camera screen washed out and difficult to see.
Fujifilm XP60 Shutter features
Fujifilm XP60 continuous shooting speed is 10.0 fps. The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000s.
Fujifilm XP60 Flash and Hot shoe features
Fujifilm XP60 has just integrated flash lacking external flash ability.
Fujifilm XP60 Autofocus features
Fujifilm XP60 has only Contrast Based AF & lacks Phase Detect AF. Phase Detection focusing is a lot snappier and precise than Contrast Based focusing.
It also boasts Tracking AF for subjects that move. Fujifilm XP60 lacks manual focusing. Manual focusing option is good for low light occasions or you want more precise control on focusing.
Fujifilm XP60 Battery life
The typical Waterproof camera battery life is 274. Olympus TG-4 comes with the highest (380) battery life for this category of cameras.
Listed below is a collection of Waterproof cameras that come with the strongest battery life:
Fujifilm XP60 for different types of photography
The following chart shows a summation of the Fujifilm XP60 for different types of photography. To see more, have a look at the specific section below.
Fujifilm XP60 Portrait photography details
The Fujifilm XP60 gets a score of 31 which is subpar, and means the camera is just not very good for portraits. Taking portrait photos leans greatly towards sensor dimensions, support for RAW photos & capability to use external flash.
Fujifilm XP60 Street photography info
Getting a very good points total of 62, the Fujifilm XP60 is a fine pick for street photography. A decent street photography camera provides a perfect balance of image quality and portability.
Fujifilm XP60 Sports photography features
A modest sports photography points tally of 49 suggests the Fujifilm XP60 is reasonably suitable for taking pictures of sports. A camera really should have very good focusing and shutter speeds for sports photography.
Fujifilm XP60 Travel photography info
Weight is really crucial in choosing a camera for travel. Overall, the Fujifilm XP60 gets a very good 68 for a travel camera which makes it a very decent choice to buy for your journeys.
Fujifilm XP60 Landscape photography information
If you find yourself planning to choose a digital camera for landscape photos, the most vital factor will no doubt be image quality. The Fujifilm XP60 with it's subpar grade of 42 for a landscape camera is just not very good among it's competitors.
Vlogging with Fujifilm XP60
A camera for vlogging should really posses a articulating display screen, microphone input and ideally image stabilization. Taking everything in to account, the Fujifilm XP60 is just not very good for vlogging as it delivers a subpar score of 32.
Fujifilm XP60 Alternatives
If you are searching for alternatives to the XP60, below is a range of the highest rated cameras which fall within the family of Waterproof.
The line graph underneath will give you an overview of the XP60 compared to it's top ranked rivals suggested above.
Following are several cameras you might regard as alternate options. To read a thorough comparison, simply click the "compare" link.