Fujifilm FinePix S2000HD Review

Review Date: October 8th 2008
Author: Gavin Stoker

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Page 1
Introduction / Ease of Use
Page 2
Image Quality
Page 3
Sample Images
Page 4
Design
Page 5
Specifications
Page 6
Conclusion

Specifications

Number of effective pixels

10.0 million pixels

CCD sensor

1/ 2.3-inch CCD

Storage media

Internal memory (Approx. 55 MB) / SD memory card / SDHC memory card

File format

Still image: JPEG (Exif Ver 2.2 ) Movie: MPEG4 (ISO standard) / Audio: WAVE format, Monaural sound (Design rule for Camera File system compliant / DPOF-compatible)

Lens

Fujinon 15x Optical zoom lens (F3.5?Wide) - F5.4 (Telephoto)

Lens focal length

f=5.0mm - 75.0 mm, Equivalent to 27.6- 414 mm on a 35mm camera

Focus

Auto focus (Area, Multi, Centre) / Continuous AF / Manual focus, AF assist illuminator available

Focus distance

Normal: Wide : Approx. 70cm/2.3 ft. to infinity Telephoto: Approx. 2.5 m/8.2 ft to infinity Macro: Wide : Approx. 10cm/3.9 in to 1m/3.3 ft Telephoto: Approx. 70cm/2.3 ft to 3.5 m/11.5 ft Super Macro: Approx. 1cm /0.4 in. to 30cm /1.0 ft.

Shutter speed

(AUTO mode) 1/4 sec. to 1/1000 sec. (All other mode) 4 sec. to 1/1000 sec

Aperture

F3.5- F7.0 (Wide) F5.4-7.0 (Telephoto)

Sensitivity

Auto / Auto(1600) / Auto (800) / Auto (400) / Equivalent to ISO 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 (Standard Output Sensitivity) *ISO 3200/6400: 5M pixels or lower (Number of recorded pixels)

Exposure modes

Programmed AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual

White balance

Automatic scene recognition. Preset (Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light) Custom

Viewfinder

0.2-inch, approx. 200,000 dots FLCD monitor (R/G/B colors are displayed in a single dot), Approx. 97% coverage, 60fps

LCD Monitor

2.7-inch, approx. 230,000 dots, low-temperature polysilicon TFT colour LCD monitor, Approx. 97% coverage, 60fps

Self-timer

Approx. 10 sec./ 2 sec. delay

Video Output

HD OUT, NTSC / PAL selectable

Digital Interface

USB2.0 High-Speed

Power source

4xAA type alkaline batteries(included) / 4xAA type Ni-MH rechargeable batteries(sold separately) / 4xAA type lithium batteries (sold separately) / DC coupler CP-04 with AC power adapter AC-5VX(sold separately)

Dimensions

111.0(W)78.9(H)75.7(D) mm/4.4(W)3.1(H)3.0(D) in. (excluding accessories and attachments)

Weight

Approx. 386g / 13.0 oz (excluding accessories, batteries and memory card)

Digital Zoom

Approx. 5.7x (max.)

Shooting modes

Mode dial: Auto, PS(Anti-Blur), Natural Light, Natural Light& with Flash, Zoom Bracketing, SP, P, S, M, C (Custom setting position), Movie SP: Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Night, Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Museum, Party, Flower, Text, Auction

Movie recording

1280 x 720 pixels(HD), (Max recording time : 15 min.) / 640 x 480 pixels, 320 x 240 pixels, 30 frames/sec. With monaural sound, With Electronic Image Stabilisation * Optical zoom function can be selectable during movie recording.

Playback

Face detection (with Red-eye removal), Slide show, Scrap book view slide show, Trimming, Multi-frame playback (with Micro thumbnail ), Sorting by date, Image rotate, Voice memo, Histograms (Highlight warning)

Voice memo

Up to 30 sec. WAV format

Page 1
Introduction / Ease of Use
Page 2
Image Quality
Page 3
Sample Images
Page 4
Design
Page 5
Specifications
Page 6
Conclusion

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