FujiFilm recently added one more camera with classic design in its X-series of digital camera range. This camera is one the compact camera in premium range of them i.e. FujiFilm XF1. This is one the very stylish camera being offered by FujiFilm with it’s classic and premium looks. Also this camera is being targeted to the people for having s fashion statement with it’s sleek and stylish design, synthetic leather which resembles looks of genuine leather, overall compact size and resilient aluminium body parts.
This camera is available in 3 different colors i.e. Red, Black and Brown and are really trendy in looks. The operating mechanism of camera has been improved in many ways and is designed to compliment the beauty of camera while it’s usage.
When you touch the zoom ring of camera, it’ll show you up three choice to choose from for camera configurations. In portrait mode, the lens retract itself fully inside the body, minimizing the camera size. And then, while it’s on standby, lens partially extends himself but remains closed and the shooting mode of camera gets activated instantly with one touch of the zoom ring.
It has inbuilt 1.8 FUJIFON Lens which is a newly developed lens by Fujifilm. Major feature this lens boasts that it has manual 4x optical zoom (25mm – 100mm) which you can operate by simply twisting the zoom ring. It also has 2/3-inch EXR-CMOS sensor and EXR processor. These two are the same features which are being used in FujiFilm X10 too for superior image quality, ease-to-use and great feel.
As per our thinking, this camera is aimed to grab market share of Young and Vivacious photographers who likes to have a compact size camera while being on the way anytime.
FujiFilm XF1 Price
This camera has been launched in India on 16th October 2012 with a price tag of Rs. 32000.
FujiFilm XF1 Specifications
|Model Name||FUJIFILM XF1|
|Number of effective pixels*1||12.0 million pixels|
|Image sensor||2/3-inch EXR CMOS with primary color filter|
|Number of recorded pixels||L : (4:3) 4000 x 3000 / (3:2) 4000 x 2664 / (16:9) 4000 x 2248 / (1:1) 2992 x 2992
M : (4:3) 2816 x 2112 / (3:2) 2816 x 1864 / (16:9) 2816 x 1584 / (1:1) 2112 x 2112
S : (4:3) 2048 x 1536 / (3:2) 2048 x 1360 / (16:9) 1920 x 1080 / (1:1) 1536 x 1536<Motion Panorama>
360° Vertical 11520 x 1624 Horizontal 11520 x 1080
180° Vertical 5760 x 1624 Horizontal 5760 x 1080
120° Vertical 3840 x 1624 Horizontal 3840 x 1080
|Digital zoom||Intelligent digital zoom approx. 2x (up to 8 x when combined with optical zoom)|
F4.9-F11(Telephoto) 1/3EV step (controlled 6-blade aperture diaphragm)
(from lens surface)
|Sensitivity||Auto / Equivalent to ISO 100 / 200 / 250 / 320 / 400 / 500 / 640 / 800 / 1000 / 1250 / 1600 / 2000 / 2500 / 3200 / 4000* / 5000* / 6400* / 12800* (Standard Output Sensitivity)
|Exposure control||TTL 256-zones metering, Multi / Spot / Average|
|Exposure mode||Programmed AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual|
|Image stabilizer||Lens shift type|
|Exporsure compensation||-2.0EV – +2.0EV 1/3EV step|
|Shutter speed||(Auto mode) 1/4 sec. to 1/2000* sec., (All other modes) 30 sec. to 1/2000* sec.
* 1/2000 sec. at small aperture, 1/1000 sec. at full aperture
|Auto bracketing||AE Bracketing : ±1/3EV, ±2/3EV, ±1EV
Film Simulation Bracketing : PROVIA / STANDARD, Velvia / VIVID, ASTIA / SOFT
Dynamic Range Bracketing : 100%, 200%, 400%
ISO Sensitivity Bracketing : ±1/3EV, ±2/3EV, ±1EV
|White balance||Automatic scene recognition
Preset : Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Underwater, Custom, Color temperature selection
|Self-timer||10 sec. / 2 sec. delay|
|Flash||Auto flash (super intelligent flash)
Effective range : (ISO AUTO (800))
Wide : Approx. 50 cm – 7.4 m / 1.6 ft. – 24.2 ft.
Telephoto : Approx. 80 cm – 2.7 m / 2.6 ft. – 8.8 ft.
|Flash modes||Red-eye removal OFF : Auto, Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Slow Synchro.
Red-eye removal ON : Red-eye Reduction Auto, Red-eye Reduction & Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Red-eye Reduction & Slow Synchro.
|LCD monitor||3.0-inch, approx. 460,000 dots, color LCD monitor, approx. 100% coverage|
|Movie recording||1920 x 1080 pixels / 1280 x 720 pixels / 640 x 480 pixels (30 frames / sec.) with stereo sound
Optical zoom (manual) can be used.
|Photography functions||EXR mode (EXR Auto / Resolution priority / High ISO & Low noise priority / Dynamic range priority), Face recognition, Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Film simulation, Framing guideline, Frame No. memory, Histogram display, Best frame capture, Advanced mode (Advanced filter, Motion panorama360, Pro focus, Pro low light, Multiple exposure, Individual shutter 3D), High Speed Movie (70 / 120 / 200 frames/sec.), Electronic level, Advanced Anti Blur, Date stamp, Recording movie in the EXR Auto mode：Automatic Scene Selection. (Auto, Macro, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Portrait+Night, Backlight Portrait), E-fn (extended function) BUTTON CUSTOM SETTING|
|Playback functions||Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Multi-frame playback (with micro thumbnail), Protect, Crop, Resize, Slide show, Image rotate, Voice memo, Histogram display, Exposure warning, Photobook assist, Image search, Favorites, Mark for upload, Panorama, Erase selected frames, RAW conversing|
|Other functions||PictBridge, Exif Print, 35 Languages, Time difference, Silent mode|
|Power supply||NP-50A Li-ion battery (included)
CP-50 with AC power adapter AC-5VX (sold separately)
|Dimensions||107.9(W) x 61.5(H) x 33.0(D) mm / 4.2(W) x 2.4(H) x 1.2(D) in.|
|Weight||Approx. 225 g / 7.9 oz. (including battery and memory card)
Approx. 204 g / 7.1 oz. (excluding battery and memory card)
|Operating Temperature||0°C – 40°C|
|Operating Humidity||10% – 80% (no condensation)|
|Guide to the number of available frames for battery operation||approx. 300 frames CIPA standard|
|Accessories included||Li-ion battery NP-50A
Battery charger BC-50B
CD-ROM (Viewer software, RAW File Converter etc.*4 )
|Optional accessories||Li-ion battery NP-50
Battery charger BC-45W
A / V cable AV-C1
Soft case SC-XF
DC coupler CP-50
AC power adapter AC-5VX