Fujifilm FinePix XP70 Review

August 8, 2014 | Jack Baker | |

Specifications

Effective Pixels 16.4 million pixels
Sensor type 1/2.3-inch CMOS with primary colour filter
Total number of pixels: 17.5 million pixels
Storage media Internal memory (approx. 99MB)
SD / SDHC / SDXC memory card *1
File format
still image
JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3)*2
(Design rule for Camera File system compliant / DPOF-compatible)
movie
Movie File Format : MOV
Movie Video Compression : H.264
Audio : Linear PCM Monaural
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 / (3:2) 3264 x 2176 / (16:9) 3264 x 1840 / (1:1) 2432 x 2432
S : (4:3) 2048 x 1536 / (3:2) 2304 x 1536 / (16:9) 1920 x 1080 / (1:1) 1728 x 1728

<Motion Panorama>
360° Vertical : 11520 x 1632 Horizontal : 11520 x 1088
180° Vertical : 5760 x 1632 Horizontal : 5760 x 1088
120° Vertical : 3840 x 1632 Horizontal : 3840 x 1088
 
name
Fujinon 5x optical zoom lens
focal length
f=5.0mm - 25.0mm, equivalent to 28 - 140mm on a 35mm format
full-aperture
F3.9 (Wide) - F4.9 (Telephoto)
constitution
13 elements in 11 groups
(includes 4 aspherical elements)
Digital zoom Intelligent digital zoom : approx. 2x (up to approx. 10x, with 5x optical zoom)
Aperture F3.9 / F6.2 (Wide)
F4.9 / F8.0 (Telephoto) 
Focus distance (from lens surface) (from lens surface)
 
Sensitivity AUTO / AUTO(400) / AUTO(800) / AUTO(1600)
Equivalent to ISO 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400*(Standard Output Sensitivity)
  • * ISO 6400 is effective in image size M or S.
Exposure control TTL 256-zone metering
Exposure mode Programmed AE
Shooting modes Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Sunset, Snow, Beach, Under water, Under water (Macro), Party, Flower, Text
Image stabilisation CMOS shift type
Exposure compensation -2.0EV - +2.0EV 1/3EV step
Shutter speed (Auto mode) 1/4 sec. to 1/2000 sec., (All other modes) 4 sec. to 1/2000 sec.
Continuous shooting
TOP
H : approx. 10 fps max. 10 frames (Size L, M) / max, 20 frames (size S)
M : approx. 5.5 fps max. 10 frames (Size L, M) / max, 20 frames (size S)
L : approx. 3.3 fps max. 10 frames (Size L, M) / max, 20 frames (size S)
SH : approx. 60 fps max. 70 frames (Size S*)
  • * S 16:9 only
LAST
H : approx. 10 fps max. 10 frames (Size L, M) / max, 20 frames (size S)
M : approx. 5.5 fps max. 10 frames (Size L, M) / max, 20 frames (size S)
L : approx. 3.3 fps max. 10 frames (Size L, M) / max, 20 frames (size S)
  • * Use a card with SD Speed Class with or higher.
  • * The frame rate and the recorded number of frames varies with shooting conditions.
Auto bracketing -
Focus
mode
Single AF / Continuous AF
type
TTL contrast AF
AF frame selection
Center / Multi / Tracking
White balance Automatic scene recognition
Preset
Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Under water
Self timer Approx. 10 sec. / 2 sec. delay, Group Timer
Flash Auto flash (i-flash)
Effective range : (ISO AUTO)
Normal
  • Wide : approx. 70cm - 3.1m / 2.3 ft. - 10.2 ft.
  • Telephoto : approx. 70cm - 2.7m / 2.3 ft. - 8.9 ft.
  • Macro : approx. 30cm - 80cm / 1.0 ft. - 2.6 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.
Hot shoe -
LCD monitor 2.7-inch, approx. 460K-dot, TFT colour LCD monitor, approx. 97% coverage for shooting, 100% for playing back
Movie recording Full HD 1920 x 1080 60i / 30p
HD 1280 x 720 60p
640 x 480 30p
with monaural sound, Wind filter.
Zoom function can be used.
  • * Use a card with SD Speed Class with Class 10 or higher.
Photography functions SR AUTO, Program AE, Action camera mode, Pro low-light, HDR,  Natural Light &amp; with Flash, High Speed movie(120 / 240 / 380 fps), Advanced Filter for still image : Toy camera / Miniature / Pop colour / High-key / Low-key / Dynamic tone / Soft Focus / Cross Screen / Fish-eye / Partial colour, Advanced filter for movie : Toy camera / Pop colour / High-key / Low-key / Fish-eye / Partial colour, Framing guide, Frame No. memory, Date stamp, Motion panorama360, Automatic LCD brightness adjustment
Playback functions Multi-frame playback (with microthumbnail), Protect, Resize, Crop, Slide show, Image rotate, Photobook assist, Mark for upload, Erase selected frames, Favorite, Image Search, Movie edit
Other functions PictBridge, Exif Print, 35 languages selection, Time difference, Silent mode
Dustproof : IP6X
Waterproof : IPX8 (up to 10.0m, within 120 min.)
Anti-shock : Method;MIL-STD-810F-516.5 Fuji's standard;1.5m
Wireless transmitter
standard
IEEE 802.11b / g / n (standard wireless protocol)
access mode
Infrastructure
Wireless functions Geotagging / Wireless communication (Image transfer) / View &amp; Obtain Images / PC Autosave
Terminal
Video output
-
Digital interface
USB 2.0 High-speed, Micro USB terminal
HDMI output
HDMI Micro connector (Type D)
Power supply Li-ion battery NP-45S (included)
Dimensions 104.1mm (W) x 66.5mm (H) x 25.9mm (D) / 4.0 in. (W) x 2.6 in. (H) x 1.0 in. (D)
  • * excluding projections.
Weight Approx. 179g / 6.3 oz. (including battery and memory card)
Approx. 162g / 5.7 oz. (excluding battery and memory card)
Operating temperature -10°C - +40°C (+14°F - +104°F)
Operating humidity 10% - 80% (no condensation)
Battery life Approx. 210 frames (AUTO mode)
  • * Fujifilm research based on CIPA standards
Accessories included Li-ion battery NP-45S
AC Power adapter AC-5VT
USB cable
Hand strap
Owner's manual
Optional accessories Li-ion battery NP-45A
Action camera lens ACL-XP70