Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 Review

4.0
March 5, 2013 | Matt Grayson |

Specifications

Model FinePix SL1000
Effective Pixels 16.2 million pixels
Sensor type 1/2.3-inch CMOS with primary colour filter
Storage media
  • Internal memory
  • SD / SDHC / SDXC (UHS-I) memory card *2
File format
still image
JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3 ) / RAW (RAF format), RAW+JPEG
(Design rule for Camera File system compliant / DPOF-compatible)
3D still image
MPO compliant
movie
H.264 (MOV)
Linear PCM / stereo sound
Number of recorded pixels L : (4:3) 4608 x 3456 / (3:2) 4608 x 3072 / (16:9) 4608 x 2592 / (1:1) 3456 x 3456
M : (4:3) 3264 x 2448 / (16:9) 3264 x 1840
S : (4:3) 2304 x 1728 / (16:9) 1920 x 1080

<Motion Panorama>
360° Vertical : 1624 x 11520 Horizontal : 11520 x 1080
240° Vertical : 1624 x 5760 Horizontal : 5760 x 1080
120° Vertical : 1624 x 3840 Horizontal : 3840 x 1080
 
name
Fujinon 50x optical zoom lens
focal length
f=4.3mm - 215.0mm, equivalent to 24 - 1200mm on a 35mm format
full-aperture
F2.9 (Wide) - F6.5 (Telephoto)
constitution
12 groups 17 lenses
Digital zoom approx. 2.0x (up to approx. 100x , with 50x optical zoom)
Aperture F2.9 / F8.4 (Wide)
F6.5 / F7.8 / F19 (Telephoto) with ND filter
Focus distance (from lens surface)
Normal
  • Wide : Approx. 40cm to infinity / 1.3ft. to infinity
  • Telephoto : Approx. 3.5m to infinity / 11.8ft. to infinity
Macro
  • Wide : Approx. 7cm - 3.0m / 2.7in. - 9.8ft.
  • Telephoto : Approx. 3.5m - 5.0m /11.8ft - 16.4ft
Super Macro
  • Wide : Approx. 1cm - 1.0m / 0.3in. - 3.3ft.
Sensitivity AUTO / AUTO (400) / AUTO (800) / AUTO (1600) / AUTO (3200), Equivalent to ISO 64/100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400*/12800* (Standard Output Sensitivity)
  • * ISO6400 is effective in image size M or S / 12800 is effective in image size S
Exposure control TTL 256-zone metering, Multi / Spot / Average
Exposure mode Programmed AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual exposure
Shooting modes
SP
Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Party, Flower, Text
MODE DIAL
SR AUTO, AUTO, Adv, P, S, A, M, Custom, Panorama, SP
Image stabilisation Lens shift type
Exposure compensation -2.0EV - +2.0EV 1/3EV step
Shutter speed (Auto mode) 1/4 sec. to 1/1700 sec. , (All other modes) 30 sec. to 1/1700 sec. with mechanical shutter
Continuous shooting
TOP
H : approx. 10 fps (max. 9 frames)
M : approx. 5.0 fps (max. 9 frames)
L : approx. 3.0 fps (max. 9 frames)
LAST
-
Best Frame capture
H : approx. 10 fps max. 9 frames (Size L,M,S)/max. 18 frames (Size S)
M : approx. 5.0 fps max. 9 frames (Size L,M,S)/max. 18 frames (Size S)
L : approx. 3.0 fps max. 9 frames (Size L,M,S)/max. 18 frames (Size S)
Auto bracketing AE Bracketing (±1/3 EV, ±2/3 EV, ±1 EV)
Focus
mode
Single AF / Continuous AF (SR AUTO, Movie)
type
TTL contrast AF, AF assist illuminator available
AF frame selection
Center, Multi, Area, Tracking
White balance Automatic scene recognition
Preset
Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Custom
Self timer Approx. 10 sec. / 2 sec. Delay
Flash Auto flash (i-flash)
Effective range : (ISO AUTO)
Normal
  • Wide: approx. 45cm - 8.0m / 1.4ft. - 26.2ft.,
  • Telephoto : approx. 3.5m - 4.0m / 11.4ft. - 13.1ft.
Macro
  • Wide : approx. 30cm - 3.0m / 0.9ft. - 9.8ft.,
  • Telephoto : approx. 2.0m - 4.0m / 6.5ft. - 13.1ft.
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.
Hot shoe YES
Electronic viewfinder 0.2-inch, approx. 920K-dot, colour LCD viewfinder approx. 97% coverage
LCD monitor 3.0-inch, approx. 920K-dot, TFT colour tilting LCD monitor, approx. 97% coverage
Movie recording 1920 x 1080 pixels (60fps) / 1280 x 720 pixels (30fps) / 640 x 480 pixels (30fps) with stereo sound.*
HS 640 x 480 pixels (120fps) / HS 320 x 240 pixels (240fps) / HS 240 x 180 pixels (480fps)
  • * Optical zoom function can be used.
Photography functions SR AUTO, Adv. mode (Pro Low-Light, Advanced Filter, Natural Light & with Flash, Natural Light, HDR, Zoom Bracketing, Individual shutter 3D) Instant zoom, Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Framing guideline, blink detection, Frame No. memory, Histogram display, Motion Panorama, Date stamp
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.
Other functions PictBridge, Exif Print,<br/> 35 Languages, Time difference, Silent mode
Terminal
Video output
-
Digital interface
USB 2.0 High-Speed
HDMI output
HDMI mini connector
Power supply Li-ion battery NP-85 (included)
Dimensions 122.7 (W) x 88.6 (H) x 122.6 (D) mm / 4.8(W) x 3.4 (H) x 4.8 (D) in.
Weight Approx. 659 g / 23.2 oz. (including batteries and memory card)
Approx. 619 g / 21.8 oz. (excluding batteries and memory card)
Operating temperature 0°C - 40°C
Operating humidity 10% - 80% (no condensation)
Battery life Approx. 350 frames (AUTO mode)
  • * Fujifilm research based on CIPA standards
 
Accessories included Li-ion battery NP-85
Battery charger BC-85A
Plug adapter
Shoulder strap
USBcable
Lens cap and Lens cap cord
CD-ROM
Owner's manual
Optional accessories Li-ion battery NP-85
Shoe Mount Fash EF-20 / EF-X20 / EF-42
 
  • *1 Number of effective pixels : The number of pixels on the image sensor which receive input light through the optical lens, and which are effectively reflected in the final output data of the still image.
  • *2 Please see the Fujifilm website to check memory card compatibility.

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