Fujifilm launches 12 new HD digital cameras in India

Monday, April 11, 2011, 23:36 by Tech Correspondent

Fujifilm has announced the availability of 12 new digital cameras with HD capability in India.

Fujifilm has unleashed a range of digital cameras across a variety of price points. As a part of its spring collection, the company has released the following cameras in India: AV200 and AX300 (A series), JV200, JX300 (J series), FinePix X100, T200, F500 EXR, HS20, S2950, S3300, S4000 and Z900.

Let’s check out these cameras in detail.

FinePix X100

Price: Rs. 65,000

finepix x100 photo

Photo: Fujifilm FinePix X100 is a stunner with its beautiful silver and black leatherette finish

Its revolutionary Hybrid Viewfinder combines the window-type “bright frame” optical viewfinder found in rangefinder-type film cameras such as the classic 135-size or medium-format cameras, and the electronic viewfinder system incorporated in most compact or mirror less digital cameras.

The camera has a reverse Galilean optical finder with a 0.5x magnification and features all-glass elements made from high-refractive index glass and demonstrates low chromatic aberration and distortion. Its high-performance 23mm F2 Fujinon Lens helps in capturing breathtakingly beautiful pictures.

Its 12.3-megapixel APS-C CMOS Sensor & EXR Processor enables the capture of exceptionally high-quality images from low sensitivity to high sensitivity. Read more: Fujifilm FinePix X100

FinePix HS20

Price: Rs. 25,000

This is one of the more advanced cameras by Fijifilm laced with a class-leading feature set that includes a brand new EXR CMOS sensor, high speed continuous shooting capability, improved user interface, versatile video functions, 30x zoom lens and a 16-megapixel resolution. Also seeTop Canon digital cameras in India

FinePix F500 EXR

Price: Rs. 18,000

Photo: Fujifilm FinePix F500 EXR

The camera’s unique features include a 16-megapixel EXR CMOS sensor, 3-inch LCD with 460,000 pixel and new Rich-User Interface using vector fonts and graphics, advanced anti blur technologies and GPS functionality. Besides these, the regular features – Full HD movie capture, Motion Panorama 360 mode and Photobook Assist function are also present.

FinePix S series (S2950, S3300 and S4000)

Price: Rs. 10,000, Rs. 15,000 and Rs. 18,000

The new FinePix S2950, S3300 and S4000 cameras have impressive super zoom lenses which are 18x zoom,26x zoom and 30x zoom respectively. These cameras also have Playback functions, Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Multi-frame playback (with micro thumbnail) and Photobook assist features.

The new S series cameras all boast high resolution 14 megapixel CCDs, Fujinon optics, 24mm wide-angle lenses, which are easy to operate and are packed full of useful features and technologies. With bright 3-inch LCD screens (460K dot resolution on the S4000 and 230K dot resolution on the S3300); Fujifilm’s new S series camera range has a lot to offer.

FinePix T200

Price: Rs. 10,000

Photo: Fujifilm FinePix T200

This 14-megapixel camera has a slim body and is available in black color. Its face recognition and image search along with photobook assist first-time photographers. An ISO of 3200 ensures maximum sensitivity. It has a 2.7-inch rear LCD with 230,000 dots that enables the user to view the scene with clarity.

FinePix J series (JV200 and JX300)

Price: Rs. 6,000 and Rs. 7,000

The Fujifilm FinePix J series come in slim metal bodied design with 2.7-inch LCD screen. These cameras are loaded with features like razor-sharp Fujinon zoom lenses, Scene Recognition Auto, Panorama Shooting Mode, Movie Mode with Sound, Picture Search, etc. Suggested read: Sony digital cameras in India

The Smile & Shoot Mode works with Fujifilm’s highly-acclaimed Face Detection technology to detect smiles on faces. Another new feature is Blink Detection which warns users if they have captured an image with people blinking, so that they can re-shoot if necessary. The J series is also enabled with Facebook/You Tube easy Web upload features.

FinePix A series (AV200 and AX300)

Price: Rs. 5,000 and Rs. 5,500

Both AV200 and AX300 are 14-megapixel cameras with 3x (AV200) and 5x (AX300) Fujinon zoom lens. Laced with features such as Digital Image Stabilization, Single and Tracking Auto Focus, Motion Panorama mode, Scene Recognition Auto, Face Detection technology and convenient Picture Search (by Face, by Scene and by Date) the Fujifilm FinePix A series is perfect for beginners. Like the other models Fujifilm AV200 and AX300 also support full HD photos and 720p HD movie capture.
FinePix Z900

Price: Rs. 13,000

Photo: Fujifilm FinePix Z900

FinePix Z900 EXR is a 16-megapixel digital camera with slim and stylish body. The camera is available in six colors. Laced with EXR-CMOS technology, FinePix Z900 has an intelligent processor with high sensitivity for capturing full HD movies. It can capture movies up to 320fps in its High speed movie mode.

This camera can recognize 27 scenes including blue sky (sky), green leaves (greenery), sunsets and even backlit scenes. Also, it has a 360 degree Panorama mode and its full-flat 3.- inch wide (16:9) LCD has 460,000 dots for high image quality. With its Multi Touch functionality, you can now use two fingers to expand and reduce image size or simply swipe from side-to-side to scroll through your shots, iPhone-style.