Fujifilm X100S Review

5.0
March 14, 2013 | Mark Goldstein |

Specifications

Model FUJIFILM X100S
Effective Pixels 16.3 million pixels
Sensor type 23.6mm x 15.8mm (APS-C) X-Trans CMOS II with primary colour filter
Storage media
  • Internal memory
  • SD memory card / SDHC memory card / SDXC (UHS-I) memory card*1
File format
still image
JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3)*2,
14-BIT RAW (RAF format), RAW+JPEG
(Design rule for Camera File system compliant / DPOF-compatible)
movie
H.264 (MOV) with Stereo sound
Number of recorded pixels L : (3:2) 4896 x 3264 / (16:9) 4896 x 2760 / (1:1) 3264 x 3264
M : (3:2) 3456 x 2304 / (16:9) 3456 x 1944 / (1:1) 2304 x 2304
S : (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664

<Motion Panorama>
180° Vertical : 9600 x 2160 Horizontal : 9600 x 1440
120° Vertical : 6440 x 2160 Horizontal : 6440 x 1440
 
name
Fujinon Single focal length lens
focal length
f=23mm, 35mm
full-aperture
F2
constitution
6 groups 8 lenses (1 aspherical glass molded lens included)
Aperture F2 - F16 1/3EV step (controlled with 9-blade aperture diaphragm)
Focus distance (from lens surface)
Normal
Approx. 50cm / 1.6 ft. to infinity
Macro
Approx.10cm - 2.0m / 3.9 in.- 6.6 ft.
Sensitivity AUTO (Control available up to ISO6400)
Equivalent to ISO 200 - 6400 (Standard Output Sensitivity)
Extended output sensitivity equivalent ISO 100, 12800 and 25600
Exposure control TTL 256-zone metering, Multi / Spot / Average
Exposure mode Programmed AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual exposure
Exposure compensation -2.0EV - +2.0EV 1/3EV step
Shutter speed (with mechanical shutter) (P mode) 1/4 sec. to 1/4000* sec., (All other modes) 30 sec. to 1/4000* sec.
Bulb (max.60min.)
  • * 1/4000sec at F 8 or smaller aperture
Auto bracketing AE Bracketing : ±1/3EV, ±2/3EV, ±1EV
Film Simulation Bracketing : Any 3 type of film simulation selectable
Dynamic Range Bracketing : 100% / 200% / 400%
ISO sensitivity Bracketing : ±1/3EV, ±2/3EV, ±1EV
Focus
mode
Single AF / Continuous AF / MF
type
Intelligent Hybrid AF (TTL contrast AF / TTL phase detection AF), AF assist illuminator available
AF frame selection
Area / Multi
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 Approx. 10 sec. / 2 sec. Delay
Flash Auto flash (Super Intelligent Flash)
Effective range : (ISO 1600)
Approx. 50 cm - 9 m / 1.6 ft. - 29.5 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 YES (dedicated TTL Flash compatible)
Viewfinder
Hybrid viewfinder
Optical viewfinder
Reverse Galilean viewfinder with electronic bright frame display
0.5 x magnifications
Coverage of frame area vs. capturing area : approx. 90%
Electronic viewfinder
0.48-in., Approx. 2,360K-dot color LCD viewfinder
Coverage of viewing area vs. capturing area : approx. 100%
Eye point
Approx. 15 mm
Diopter adjustment
-2 - +1 m-1(dpt)
Built-in eye sensor
LCD monitor 2.8-inch, approx. 460K-dot, TFT color LCD monitor (Approx. 100% coverage)
Movie recording 1920 x 1080 pixels (60 fps / 30 fps) with stereo sound 
Photography functions Select custom setting, Motion panorama, Color space, Film Simulation, Advanced Filter, Multiple Exposure, Auto red-eye removal, Framing guideline, Frame No. memory, Histogram display, Preview depth of focus, Focus check, Focus Peak Highlight, Digital Split Image, Electronic level, RAW
Playback functions RAW conversion, Image rotate, Photobook assist, Erase selected frames, Image search, Multi-frame playback (with micro thumbnail), Slide show, Mark for upload, Protect, Crop, Resize, Panorama, Favorites
Other functions PictBridge, Exif Print, 35 languages, Time difference, High Performance mode, OVF power save mode, Silent mode, Shutter sound select
Terminal
Video output
-
Digital interface
USB 2.0 High-Speed Microphone input (only with MIC-ST1 w/adapter sold separately)
HDMI output
HDMI mini connector
Power supply NP-95 Li-ion battery (included) 
Dimensions 126.5 (W) x 74.4 (H) x 53.9 (D) mm / 5.0. (W) x 2.9 (H) x 2.1 (D) in. 
Weight Approx. 445 g / 15.7 oz. (including battery and memory card) (TBD)
Approx. 405 g / 14.3 oz. (excluding accessories, battery and memory card) (TBD)
Operating temperature 0 - 40°C
Operating humidity 10 - 80% (no condensation)
Battery life Approx. 300 frames*3
Accessories included Li-ion battery NP-95
Battery charger BC-65N
Shoulder strap
USB cable
Lens cap
CD-ROM (Viewer software, RAW File Converter etc.*4)
Owner's manual
Optional accessories Li-ion battery NP-95
Battery charger BC-65N
Leather Case LC-X100S
Lens Hood LH-X100
Adapter Ring AR-X100
Shoe Mount Flash EF-20, EF-42, EF-X20
Wide Conversion Lens WCL-X100
Protector Filter PRF-49S
Stereo Microphone MIC-ST1
 
  • *1 Please see the Fujifilm website to check memory card compatibility.
  • *2 Exif 2.3 is a digital camera file format that contains a variety of shooting information for optimal printing.
  • *3 Based on the CIPA test standard.
  • *4 OS compatibility
    Viewer software : Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
    Raw File Converter : Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP, Mac OS X 10.6 - OS X 10.8

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