Fujifilm Z110

 
Fujifilm FinePix Z110 front
 
  • 14MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 2.7" Fixed Display
  • ISO 100 - 3200
  • 1280 x 720 video
  • 28-140mm (F3.9-4.9) lens
  • 145g - 97 x 58 x 20mm
  • Announced January 2012
  • Read full specs
  • Alternatives
Portability
95
Imaging
39
Features
28
Overall
34

Fujifilm Z110 overview

Fujifilm Z110 is FujiFilm's Ultracompact camera initially introduced on January of 2012. It features a 14 MegaPixel, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a maximum resolution of 4320 x 3240.

The Z110 comes in at #56 out of 151 in Ultracompact cameras & all-around #945 out of 1422 for cameras in our list. Remember to try our Advanced camera search to get camera results based on your personalized factors.

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Fujifilm Z110 family

The Fujifilm Z110 has a history of related cameras. Listed below, you can check out all earlier and new models as well as main features.

ModelVisualizeLensResolutionSensor SizeReleased
Fujifilm-FinePix-Z110 front thumbnailFujifilm Z11028-140mm
F3.9-4.9
14MP1/2.3"2012
FujiFilm-FinePix-Z70 front thumbnailFujiFilm Z70
Z110 vs Z70
36-180mm
F4.0-4.8
12MP1/2.3"2010
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Fujifilm-FinePix-Z300 front thumbnailFujifilm Z300
Z110 vs Z300
36-180mm
F3.9-6.4
10MP1/2.3"2009

Fujifilm Z110 Pros and Cons

Here is a list of advantages and disadvantages of the Fujifilm Z110 based on aspects which are normally viewed as necessary in a camera.

built-in flash
comes with face detection focus
comes with touch to focus
comes with tracking autofocus
good megapixels (14MP)
good min ISO (100)
good zoom range (28-140mm 5.0 x zoom)
relatively wide (28mm)
screen is touchscreen
can't use external flash
continuous shooting slow (1.0 frames/s)
display isn't selfie friendly
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
has no phase detect auto focus
has no RAW files
lack of image stabilization
lack of shutter priority mode
low quality video (1280 x 720 pxls)
low resolution screen (230 thousand dot)
manual focus not available
max zoom aperture not good (f4.9)
no aperture priority
no external microphone jack
no HDMI support
no headphone jack
no manual exposure
no Timelapse mode
screen does not articulate
screen is small (2.7 inches)
sensor size is very small (1/2.3")
slow maximum aperture (f3.9)
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Fujifilm Z110 Sensor information

The size of the sensor on the Fujifilm Z110 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor is able to resolve 4320 x 3240 pixels with aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9.

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The CCD sensor has 14MP and includes a native ISO range of 100 to 3200. Unfortunately, RAW photos are not supported which means that the user has less margin for error.

The image underneath displays the Z110's sensor size in comparison to other common sizes. The Z110 sensor has a crop factor of 5.8 and is highlighted in green.

Fujifilm FinePix Z110 sensor size Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month

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

Camera sensor aspect ratios

Fujifilm Z110 dimensions

Fujifilm Z110 weighs around 0.32 lb (145 gr / 5.11 oz) & the size of the camera is 97mm x 58mm x 20mm (3.8" x 2.3" x 0.8"). The weight of normal Ultracompact camera is 121 gr and the Fujifilm Z110 is heavier compared to other competitors.

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Underneath is a image of the Fujifilm Z110 beside a soda so you can get a sense of its size.

Fujifilm FinePix Z110 dimensions scale

The top view under will show the button design on the Z110.

Fujifilm FinePix Z110 topview buttons dials

Fujifilm Z110 Lens information

The Z110 features a built-in lens giving a focal range of 28-140mm making it a 5.0 x zoom which may not be significant nevertheless it could be valuable in some circumstances.

At it's widest 28mm, it comes with an aperture of f3.9 which is very sluggish and not good for low light conditions and you will likely struggle to get good bokeh. You would also have to boost your ISO setting resulting in noisy files. With the long end, 140mm comes with f4.9 which is really slow and you would have to choose slow shutter speeds.

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Fujifilm Z110 Connectivity

The Z110 has the following connectivity:

  • USB Yes

Cameras which have NFC and Bluetooth compatibility can easily be used wirelessly through smartphones. You can easily send pictures and oftentimes change settings with no need to connect directly with the camera.

A few apps also stream a Liveview and click the shutter when you aren't near the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI port, it could be connected to an external display. A lot of cameras enable you to recharge the battery with the USB socket.

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Fujifilm Z110 Video information

The maximum video resolution on the Fujifilm Z110 is 1280 x 720 and you can save in H.264 and Motion JPEG format. 720p is terrible for today's requirements. You should go for a minimum 1080p resolution for video recording. The body doesn't feature a microphone and headphone jack which means you have zero control over the audio. It is perhaps best to find a different model if you require good audio for your video clips.

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Fujifilm Z110 Weather Sealing

Fujifilm Z110 doesn't have weather sealing so wet conditions might ruin the camera.

Fujifilm Z110 Display and Viewfinder

The Fujifilm Z110 features a 2.7 inch fixed display with a resolution of 230 thousand dots.

Moreover the display is touch friendly which means that you are able to set focus points and adjust settings with your finger.

Fujifilm FinePix Z110 screen and viewfinder Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business

The View Finder details for Fujifilm Z110 are as follows:

  • ViewFinder None

Viewfinders are pretty handy for sunny outdoor situations which might make the camera display washed out and hard to see.

Fujifilm Z110 Shutter information

Fujifilm Z110 continuous shooting rate is 1.0 frames/s. The highest shutter speed is 1/2000 sec.

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Fujifilm Z110 Flash and Hot shoe information

Fujifilm Z110 comes with just in-built flash with missing external flash ability.

Fujifilm Z110 Autofocusing information

Fujifilm Z110 comes with only Contrast Detect Autofocus & is missing Phase Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection focusing is a lot more faster & accurate compared to Contrast Detect focusing. The camera features Face detect which is helpful for taking photos of people.

Fujifilm Z110 has tap to focus. You can use your fingers to adjust focus. It also includes Tracking Autofocus for moving things. Fujifilm Z110 lacks manual focus. Manual focus can be good for low light scenarios or you want to have more accurate focus control.

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Fujifilm Z110 Battery life

The battery (NP-45A) in the Fujifilm Z110 is made to last for 220 photographs as per the CIPA specifications making it on par with it's competition. The general Ultracompact camera battery life is 214. Nikon L32 features the highest possible (320) battery life for this range of cameras.

Listed below is a collection of Ultracompact cameras which have the strongest battery life:

Fujifilm Z110 for varying styles of photography

The following bar chart displays a analysis of the Fujifilm Z110 for varying styles of photography. To find out more, scroll to the specific paragraph underneath.

Fujifilm Z110 Portrait photography factors

The Fujifilm Z110 has a score of 34 which is terrible, meaning that it is simply not suitable to use for portrait photography. Taking portrait images favors heavily to sensor size, support for RAW files plus the capability to use off-camera lighting.

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MP count decent (14MP)
has face detection focusing
manual focus not available
lack of manual exposure
external flash not possible
small sensor (1/2.3")
lack of RAW format

Fujifilm Z110 Street photography highlights

Getting a reasonable points tally of 56, the Fujifilm Z110 is somewhat suited to buy for street photography. A very good street photography camera has a fine balance of picture quality plus portability.

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has touch to focus
fixed screen
does not have image stabilization
tiny sensor (1/2.3")
doesn't have RAW format

Fujifilm Z110 as a Sports photography camera

A terrible sports photography score of 33 suggests the Fujifilm Z110 is simply not suitable for taking pictures of sports. A camera really should have great focusing and fast continuous shooting for sports photography.

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megapixel count decent (14MP)
has tracking focus
low frames per second (1.0 frames/s)
no shutter priority mode
does not have image stabilization
small sensor size (1/2.3")
no phase detect AF

Fujifilm Z110 Travel photography highlights

Size is really important when getting a camera for travel. All things considered, the Fujifilm Z110 gets a nice 68 as a travel camera which is a very decent choice to buy for your journeys.

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boasts touch to focus
decent sensor resolution (14 megapixels)
built-in flash
reasonably wide (28mm)
does not have Time Lapse mode
doesn't offer selfie friendly screen
sluggish max aperture (f3.9)

Fujifilm Z110 Landscape photography information

For those who are planning to purchase a digital camera for landscape photos, the most important factor is going to be image quality. The Fujifilm Z110 at it's terrible grade of 34 for a landscape camera is simply not suitable amongst it's competitors.

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rather wide (28mm)
sensor resolution is decent (14MP)
focusing manually not possible
lens is fixed (fixed lens mount)
slow maximum aperture (f3.9)
small screen (2.7 inch)
no manual mode
lack of image stabilization
tiny sensor size (1/2.3")
lacks RAW files
lack of Time Lapse function

Vlogging with Fujifilm Z110

A vlogging camera ought to posses a articulating display screen, microphone input and if possible IBIS. Considering all the details, the Fujifilm Z110 is simply not suitable for vlogging as it delivers a terrible score of 30.

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relatively wide (28mm)
screen is touchscreen
includes face detection autofocus
somewhat slow maximum aperture (f3.9)
display is not selfie friendly
lack of image stabilization
low res video (1280 x 720 pixels)
doesn't have external microphone support

Fujifilm Z110 Alternatives

If you need alternatives to the Z110, below is a selection of the top placed cameras that fall within the category of Ultracompact.

The line chart underneath gives you a summary of the Z110 compared to it's top scored competitors suggested above.

Following are several cameras you may look at as alternate options. To read a complete comparison, visit the "compare" link.

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Specifications

General Information
Make
FujiFilm
Model
Fujifilm FinePix Z110
Class
Ultracompact
Announced
2012-01-05
Body design
Ultracompact
Sensor Information
Sensor type
CCD
Sensor size
1/2.3"
Sensor measurements
6.17 x 4.55mm
Sensor area
28.1mm²
Sensor resolution
14MP
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio
4:3, 3:2 and 16:9
Highest resolution
4320 x 3240
RAW photos
Highest native ISO
3200
Minimum native ISO
100
Autofocusing
Manual focus
AF touch
Continuous AF
AF single
AF tracking
Selective AF
AF center weighted
AF multi area
AF live view
Face detect AF
Contract detect AF
Phase detect AF
Cross focus points
0
Lens
Lens mounting type
fixed lens
Lens focal range
28-140mm (5.0x)
Max aperture
f/3.9-4.9
Macro focus distance
5cm
Focal length multiplier
5.8
Screen
Range of display
Fixed Type
Display size
2.7 inches
Resolution of display
230 thousand dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch friendly
Display tech
TFT color LCD monitor
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder
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
4 secs
Maximum shutter speed
1/2000 secs
Continuous shooting speed
1.0 frames/s
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure
Custom WB
Image stabilization
Integrated flash
Flash range
3.10 m
Flash options
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Sync
External flash
Auto exposure bracketing
White balance bracketing
Exposure
Multisegment exposure
Average exposure
Spot exposure
Partial exposure
AF area exposure
Center weighted exposure
Video features
Supported video resolutions
1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Highest video resolution
1280x720
Video format
H.264, Motion JPEG
Microphone input
Headphone input
Connectivity
Wireless
None
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
GPS
None
Physical
Environmental seal
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight
145 grams (0.32 pounds)
Physical dimensions
97 x 58 x 20mm (3.8" x 2.3" x 0.8")
Other
Battery life
220 photos
Form of battery
Battery Pack
Battery model
NP-45A
Self timer
Yes (2 or 10 sec, Couple, Group)
Time lapse feature
Storage media
SD / SDHC / SDXC
Storage slots
1
Retail pricing
$0